Posts Tagged: Google

Google Maps Brings Live Traffic Data, In-Car Navigation, to India

Google Maps users in India can now be fore-warned of awful traffic on the roads – either via their computers, or in the Google Maps ap...

  • September 5, 2012
  • at 7:40 pm
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Indonesians Love Naruto and Football: Top 10 Searches on Google During Lebaran

Google Indonesia recently announced its report [1] two days ago on the hottest keyword searches used during the Lebaran holiday, from August...

  • August 27, 2012
  • at 1:35 pm
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Punjab Government in Partnership with Google Launches Punjab Innovation Campaign

As the sixth most populated country, Pakistan could be a promising market for entrepreneurs. It has 29 million internet users and 119 millio...

  • August 17, 2012
  • at 5:00 pm
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Google and YouTube to Help Indonesian Government Fight Porn? We Don’t Think So

Indonesia’s communications and information minister, Tifatul Sembiring, is really taking porn censorship very seriously as he now aims to ...

  • August 13, 2012
  • at 8:40 pm
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Mobile Gold: Who Takes Top Spot in Olympics-related Mobile Searches? [INFOGRAPHIC]

Most of you are probably enjoying the Olympics coverage these days, but perhaps in a manner quite different than you did for past Olympic ga...

  • August 7, 2012
  • at 1:30 pm
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Chinese Netizens Map Beijing Floods on Google Maps

Following last Saturday’s floods in Beijing, my colleague Charlie pointed out the subsequent anger over why the city wasn’t prep...

  • July 27, 2012
  • at 10:10 am
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Indonesia’s 2012 Google Policy Fellowship Winner to Examine Small Businesses by Women is reporting that Ambar Sari Dewi, a lecturer from State Islamic University Sunan Kalijaga, has been named as the 2012 Indonesia ...

  • July 16, 2012
  • at 8:30 pm
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Can meditation impact entrepreneurship and the world? Google’s happiness guru thinks so

Chade-Meng Tan hopes his book, Search Inside Yourself, can bring about the conditions for world peace.

  • July 9, 2012
  • at 10:05 am
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Satellite Mapping Showdown: Who’s the King of Asia?

Yesterday, I came across the news that Bing has added 165 TB of data to its satellite maps, and it got me thinking. Google is of course the ...

  • June 27, 2012
  • at 4:00 pm
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Andy Zain Explains Why the Indonesian Feature Phone Market is Awesome

Inspired by the viral article about China’s two internets – with a divide between the elite and the grassroots – we talked to ...

  • August 27, 2012
  • at 8:10 pm
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It’s War in China

Fun. That’s the one word that I would use to describe the continual online wars in China. The most recent is between Baidu and Qihoo’s n...

  • August 23, 2012
  • at 2:30 pm
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Google’s Loss is Baidu’s Gain as Google Maps Tanks in China [CHARTS]

Usage of Google Maps for mobile seems to be tanking in China. New data from Analysys International shows that Google’s (NASDAQ:GOOG) p...

  • August 13, 2012
  • at 9:50 pm
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Google Launches Crisis Response Page, Person Finder for Philippines Flood

Yesterday we mentioned a few of the important resources that are being passed around on Twitter in order to help cope with the current flood...

  • August 8, 2012
  • at 6:00 pm
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SoLoMo Thursday – Google SEO & Adwords Have Adapted to SoLoMo, Haven’t You?

In the last 5 years, the balance of the tech marketing world has gradually moved to a balanced spread of Social Media activity (Facebook, Yo...

  • August 5, 2012
  • at 11:58 am
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Google Big Tent, and the Discussion of Digital Disaster Response in Japan

Google (NASDAQ:GOOG) has just published a series of videos from its recent Big Tent Japan event that took place in Sendai on July 2nd, to di...

  • July 19, 2012
  • at 10:14 am
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Report: Asia Now Has 1 Billion Web Users, And This is What They Do Online

Asia now has more than one billion internet users – or 1.016 billion, to be precise – who amount to 46 percent of the world̵...

  • July 10, 2012
  • at 10:00 pm
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Fire Up Your Computer: The 2012 Google Apps Developer Challenge is Here!

 In 2011, Google collaborated with local developers by executing various Google conferences and Hackathons, showcasing creative application...

  • July 2, 2012
  • at 7:16 pm
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Asia-Pacific Leading Trend That’ll See Mobile Devices Overtake PCs

Aliza Knox, managing director of commerce for Google Asia-Pacific, pointed out at CommunicAsia 2012 Singapore earlier this week that mobile ...

  • June 22, 2012
  • at 7:30 pm
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