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Learn How To Be An Entrepreneur With Kauffman FastTrac

Good news for entrepreneurs in Asia. We just a got a note from the folks at Infocommn Development Authority of Singapore (IDA) that Kauffman...

  • June 4, 2011
  • at 10:08 pm
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SingMood Measures Singapore’s Mood Using Tweets

SingMood aggregates tweets located in Singapore and examines them for “happy” and “sad” keywords in real-time. Data from Twitter is ...

  • June 4, 2011
  • at 3:03 pm
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How Docomo Plans To Use Mobile Data For City Planning & Earthquake Preparation

NTT Docomo recently announced a research project that would see it track the collective movements of mobile phone users in Tokyo, aggregatin...

  • June 4, 2011
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How a Malicious Adobe Flash File Caused the China Gmail Hack [VIDEO]

In an alarming new angle on yesterday’s news of Gmail hacks that originated in China, here’s a video showing a different approac...

  • June 3, 2011
  • at 10:07 pm
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Facebook Helps Traffic Police in India

Social media can be used for many things. But perhaps few people expected that it could ever improve police performance. But that’s exactl...

  • June 3, 2011
  • at 2:59 pm
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Thoughts on Asia, China, and Digital Media [INTERVIEW]

For the most part, digital media like Facebook, Twitter, and blogs were very much originated from and were popularized by Westerners. Asia i...

  • June 3, 2011
  • at 11:08 am
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Youth Entrepreneurship Symposium 2011 Networking Dinner – 10 Jun

Started in 2008, the Youth Entrepreneurs Symposium aims to create an exclusive event to reach out to the budding entrepreneurs from various ...

  • June 3, 2011
  • at 9:34 am
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Government Orders Twitter User To Tweet 100 Apologies For Defamation

What is the appropriate punishment for someone who is found guilty of slandering on social media? The Malaysian court decided to sentence on...

  • June 2, 2011
  • at 11:59 pm
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Chinese Boy Sells Kidney to Buy iPad, Now Regrets It [VIDEO]

To call this ‘buyer’s remorse’ would be putting it perhaps a little too lightly. But one 17-year-old student in China says that he now...

  • June 2, 2011
  • at 8:15 pm
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Ad Network Platform Komli Media Acquires Aktiv Digital

Ad network platform Komli Media is expanding their users reached by acquiring Singapore-headquartered Aktiv Digital. Headquartered in Mumbai...

  • June 4, 2011
  • at 3:16 pm
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Singapore's EDBI Leads Finland's Silecs Series E Round

Singapore’s EDBI (EDB Investments) has invested in Silecs International, a venture-backed developer and manufacturer of advanced Silox...

  • June 4, 2011
  • at 12:48 pm
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Do You Like Location-Based Ads?

Chalkboard, a Singapore-based start-up led by Saumil Nanavati and Bernard Leong, has recently upgraded its location-based ads widget for pu...

  • June 3, 2011
  • at 11:00 pm
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InvestIdea Talks About Investing in Great Ideas

The rise of Indonesian start-ups is coupled with the rise of venture capitalists in the country. We have seen East Ventures invest in potent...

  • June 3, 2011
  • at 5:15 pm
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iTwin Reinvents USB Flash Drive

Founded in early 2008, Singapore-based iTwin wants to reinvent the USB drive. The technology is awesome and I think The New York Times would...

  • June 3, 2011
  • at 12:01 pm
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Rakuten Launches in Indonesia

E-commerce is hot in Indonesia with Multiply, Tokobagus (which just launched its Blackberry App), Merah Putih’s BliBli, and Tokopedia ...

  • June 3, 2011
  • at 10:00 am
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The Social Media Landscape in China [INFOGRAPHIC]

Here is a gorgeous infographic on the social media landscape in China, hat tip to CIC for the great work done. This infographic provides sev...

  • June 3, 2011
  • at 9:11 am
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Indian Travelers, Clay Telecom Now Offers SIM Cards in Indonesia

Adding to its wide range of international SIM card offerings, including 35 other countries and a SIM card for the whole of Europe, Indian te...

  • June 2, 2011
  • at 10:26 pm
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BisTip: Indonesia’s Clever Peer-to-Peer Courier Service [INTERVIEW]

Like in most countries, Indonesians often ask families and friends to buy some souvenirs from overseas while they are there. BisTip is tryin...

  • June 2, 2011
  • at 6:12 pm
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