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China Mobile Claims 7.4 Million iPhone Users, and a TD-LTE iPhone Agreement

China Mobile has wheeled out its H1 2011 results, and amidst all the financial data it also revealed how many iPhone users it has – an...

  • August 19, 2011
  • at 4:15 pm
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Foxconn’s Henan Plant Already Has 50,000+ Workers

Foxconn factories may be deeply unpleasant to work in, and they may be increasingly populated by human-replacing robots over the next three ...

  • August 19, 2011
  • at 1:48 pm
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Could Google’s Purchase of Motorola Mobility Make it Illegal in China?

Google’s out-of-nowhere purchase of Motorola Mobility for $12.5 billion made headlines across the tech world and led to speculation th...

  • August 19, 2011
  • at 11:00 am
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Indonesian Muslim Boarding School Students Get Mobile Repair Training

Technology training is not limited to students at science or technology colleges. In Indonesia, Islamic boarding school students in Jakarta,...

  • August 19, 2011
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RIM Drops New BlackBerry OS 7 Smartphones in Indonesia

BlackBerry is still fighting. Even though it keeps on losing market share to Android and the iPhone everywhere, the company still believ...

  • August 18, 2011
  • at 11:00 pm
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Are CCTV’s Attacks on Baidu a Scheme to Boost China’s State-Run Search Engines?

The prolonged investigations by state-run television, CCTV, into China’s biggest search engine, Baidu, look suspicious to some observe...

  • August 18, 2011
  • at 8:48 pm
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Teliportme, Maker of 360 Panorama App, Looks at the Bigger Picture

Teliportme is the Indian start-up that’s the maker of one of Android’s most awesome apps: 360, the panorama photo maker. The fre...

  • August 18, 2011
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iPhone App Spots Parking Meter Attendants in Singapore

Here’s a very creative and practical iPhone app from Singapore that will come in handy for motorists around town. It’s called ‘...

  • August 18, 2011
  • at 1:25 pm
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India’s Just Dial Search Engine Files For IPO, Expects to Raise $80 Million

India’s ‘number one local search’ destination Just Dial has filed for an IPO, in which the company is expected to raise about ...

  • August 18, 2011
  • at 11:11 am
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DeNA Continues Overseas Push, Establishes DeNA Asia in Singapore

DeNA is making a big move today to expand its business activities in Asia. After establishing a Korean subsidiary back in June and then laun...

  • August 19, 2011
  • at 2:39 pm
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CyberAgent Unleashes Coin Pusher Mafia for iOS in Japan, US

We’ve written much about CyberAgent recently, as it’s a prominent example of how many large Japanese previously insular internet...

  • August 19, 2011
  • at 1:03 pm
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Indian Start-up, Qub3, Mashes Location, Deals, and Content into one App

Imagine a single app that combined content, games, and deals all into one. Sounds like an one-stop app for your daily mobile needs, right? P...

  • August 19, 2011
  • at 10:00 am
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Indian Group Buy Site Mydala Goes Mobile With Blackberry App

Our readers may remember that Indian group-buying site Mydala.com recently hit the three million subscribers milestone. And now in order to ...

  • August 18, 2011
  • at 11:59 pm
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A Yahoo Phone? Seriously? Yes. In Japan.

Here’s something I never really expected to see. Courtesy of the folks over at Softbank, and with some hardware help from Sharp, comes a Y...

  • August 18, 2011
  • at 9:56 pm
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Japanese Digital Comic Association Creates JManga.com For American Market

The Japanese Digital Comic Association is reaching out to its North American fans by launching JManga.com, which will serve as a digital dis...

  • August 18, 2011
  • at 8:00 pm
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VIVAnews Offers iPad 2, More Prizes, In Blogging Competition

Want to win a free iPad 2 as a result of your blogging? One Indonesian site is making that offer. News portal VIVAnews.com has partnered wit...

  • August 18, 2011
  • at 3:31 pm
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Chinese Net Rundown: Weibo Hurts Sina, Tudou Down, and More

Between the release of most companies’ Q2 financials, the downgrading of the US’s credit rating, Tudou’s IPO, and a variet...

  • August 18, 2011
  • at 12:50 pm
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Alibaba, Rakuten Among Most Visited Retail Sites, With Room To Grow

Amazon is reaching over 20 percent of the internet’s entire population, with 282 million visits in June. How do Asian companies compare? ...

  • August 18, 2011
  • at 10:00 am
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