Posts Tagged: Facebook


Pakistan startups

Breaking down Pakistan’s mobile Facebook users (INFOGRAPHIC)

Facebook is big in Pakistan. And as a the smartphone revolution continues, more and more of the country’s 10-million-plus Facebook use...

  • September 10, 2013
  • at 11:00 am
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Kawo localizes your social media campaign for China

Kawo takes the content from your western social media – Facebook and Twitter – and puts it on Chinese social media – Weibo and Renren.

  • September 6, 2013
  • at 11:35 am
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Qraving food? Find the tastiest food in Jakarta with Qraved

Find a good place to eat in Indonesia’s capital and share the pictures of your favourite foods – that’s the idea behind Qraved, a ...

  • August 27, 2013
  • at 12:50 pm
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Official ‘Indonesia.Travel’ tourism site plans expansion, will add hotel booking

Indonesia.Travel is the official tourism website run by Indonesia’s Ministry of Tourism and Creative Economy since 2009. Potential tourist...

  • August 23, 2013
  • at 9:30 am
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selfie protests

In the Philippines, selfies become a form of protest

Have you ever heard of a “selfie”? For those who haven’t, it’s a photo you might take of yourself with your smartphone, generally in...

  • August 15, 2013
  • at 8:00 pm
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facebook users in Japan 2013

No need for alarm, Facebook is doing fine in Japan with 21 million active users

Every once in a while, I see alarmist tweets or reports that indicate the number of Facebook (NASDAQ:FB) users in a certain territory has "d...

  • August 15, 2013
  • at 9:00 am
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Thai government is going to monitor Line chat texts

Last week, Thai police summoned four suspects for allegedly breaching Article 14 of the National Computer Act and Article 116 of of the Crim...

  • August 13, 2013
  • at 2:30 pm
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Facebook login Great Firewall

Censorship, external authentication, and other social media lessons from China’s Great Firewall

Late last month, Sina Weibo announced that it would be allowing international users to register via Facebook. However, as Weibo largely fail...

  • August 12, 2013
  • at 1:00 pm
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Facebook rumors thailand

As 4 Summoned Over Coup Rumors on Facebook, Is Thailand Stepping Back From Democracy?

There are reports that the Thai government is threatening to jail people for posting or even “liking” posts on Facebook that spread rumo...

  • August 7, 2013
  • at 3:00 pm
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Facebook users in Thailand grew by 33% in 3 months to 24 million users (INFOGRAPHIC)

Bangkok-based digital agency EdgeAsia has come up with an infographic on the number and behavior of Thai people online. There’s a strong...

  • September 6, 2013
  • at 5:00 pm
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Invictus Gaming

Impostor accounts scamming Dota fans by pretending to be famous teams like Invictus Gaming

Fake Invictus Gaming page is becoming annoying and has a negative effect says the real Invictus Gaming.

  • August 31, 2013
  • at 1:03 am
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Victim of a bribe request? Post it on Bribespot Thailand

Have you ever bribed a police officer? Have you ever been requested to pay a bribe in order to get something done? Or have you ever encount...

  • August 23, 2013
  • at 6:35 pm
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Americans may be unhappy because of Facebook, but Asians definitely are not

In a recent study from social scientists, Facebook has been shown to make people unhappy. But that reality just isn't here in Asia yet. Here...

  • August 16, 2013
  • at 3:30 pm
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Thailand’s first second screen application Chatterbox brings TV addicts to brands and broadcasters

I’m one of those girls who loves to have a pajama night with my girlfriends watching our favorite shows together and judging them or just ...

  • August 15, 2013
  • at 9:30 am
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Facebook users in India, 2013

Facebook now has 82 million users in India, 75% access it from phones

Kevin D’souza, Facebook’s country growth manager in India, has revealed that Facebook (NASDAQ:FB) now has 82 million active users in Ind...

  • August 14, 2013
  • at 12:55 pm
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How to optimize your Facebook ads spending (VIDEO)

Here's a recap of our last Tech in Asia Meetup in Singapore featuring Preetham Venkky from KRDS Asia.

  • August 12, 2013
  • at 7:00 pm
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Asian messaging apps not really global

Reality check: Asia-made messaging apps are not taking over the world

We’ve seen Asian messaging apps rocket to acquiring over half a billion collective users in the past couple of years, with most of them &#...

  • August 7, 2013
  • at 3:47 pm
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Line Band app

Line Hunts Down Path As ‘Line Band’ App Surpasses 15 Million Downloads

Remember Line Band, the extended social network for users of the smash-hit messaging app Line? Today NHN Japan has revealed that Line Band h...

  • July 31, 2013
  • at 1:30 pm
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