Posts Tagged: Google

China Should Be Worried About Google, Not Apple

When Google left China’s search market back in 2010, it seemed like an end to the company’s attempts to seriously engage with th...

  • April 1, 2013
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Chinese museum artifacts on Google Art Project

Ancient China is Now Online with Google Art Project

Google Art Project took off in 2011 with the aim to make the world’s great cultural artifacts viewable online. But mainland China has ...

  • March 25, 2013
  • at 3:54 pm
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Google's Eric Schmidt in Myanmar

Google Launches Search Engine in Myanmar as Schmidt Warns Against Web Censorship

Google’s search engine launched in Myanmar yesterday on the domain. It’s nothing special to look at, and it’...

  • March 22, 2013
  • at 4:07 pm
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A Peek Into Shangri-La: Google’s Street View Coming To Bhutan

Forget the Google Reader announcement and come with me on a trip to Shangri-La, brought to you by your friendly neighborhood Google. As a Bu...

  • March 14, 2013
  • at 7:00 pm
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Cisco, Google, Intel, HP, and Over 90 Telcos All Want To Get In On Myanmar

In terms of tech, Myanmar is heating up. It’s uncharted territory. It’s a digital wasteland. And everybody wants to get in on th...

  • March 8, 2013
  • at 4:01 pm
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Why Facebook, Google, and Twitter Made It in Vietnam, But Not in China

Oftentimes, people like to compare Vietnam with China. In some ways, the similarities are pretty obvious. The Chinese dynasties ruled Vietna...

  • March 6, 2013
  • at 3:31 pm
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Web ecosystems in China

Dear Apple, Amazon, Google: Here’s Why Chinese Consumers Hate Your Ecosystems

Chinese consumers love your gadgets – that’s great news. But the bad news for Apple, Amazon, Google, and many more companies is ...

  • March 1, 2013
  • at 2:10 pm
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Youtube Asia Pop channel launches

YouTube to Bring Music Livestreams and Hangouts to New ‘Asia Pop’ Channel

YouTube has just launched a devoted Asia Pop channel that will showcase the hottest pop music across the region – and give fans a chan...

  • February 19, 2013
  • at 9:16 pm
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Indoor Google Maps comes to 22 shopping malls in Singapore (Android only)

Enabling Indoor Google Maps in shopping malls make a lot of sense, since Singaporeans love to flock to these places after work and on weeken...

  • February 19, 2013
  • at 11:10 am
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Google Street View car in Fukushima nuclear exclusion zone

Google Street View Ventures into Post-Quake, Off-Limits Fukushima Prefecture

A little more than two years after the colossal Japan earthquake and tsunami disaster of March 2011, Google (NASDAQ:GOOG) has let its Street...

  • March 28, 2013
  • at 4:15 am
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86% of Chinese smartphones are Android

China Will Have 300 Million Android Users by the End of 2013 (INFOGRAPHIC)

Let’s start Monday morning with some big numbers. Now that smartphones account for 73.2 percent of all mobiles sold in China, and with man...

  • March 25, 2013
  • at 9:58 am
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Google’s plans in Myanmar

Myanmar could be the Internet’s next great frontier. Once a closed society, internet users are finding that censorship is no longer as...

  • March 22, 2013
  • at 11:46 am
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Qihoo’s Search Engine Market Share Up 2%, Mainly at Expense of Baidu

When we last looked at search engine market share in China, the bruiser of a newcomer, Qihoo’s (NYSE:QIHU) search service, was slow...

  • March 8, 2013
  • at 11:20 pm
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Google Public Alerts for disasters in Japan

Google Launches Online Public Alerts for Disaster Warnings in Japan

Japan already has a sophisticated and trigger-quick public alerts system for disasters like earthquakes and tsunami – and now Google (...

  • March 7, 2013
  • at 4:05 pm
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Android prices in China 2013

China’s Tech Ministry Warns of Being Too Dependent on Android

In a recent white paper from China’s tech ministry, MIIT, it warns of China’s huge dependence on Android, Google’s (NASDAQ...

  • March 5, 2013
  • at 11:18 pm
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Google Play Now Sells E-Books in India

Android fans in India now have a new source for e-books. Today, Google (NASDAQ:GOOG) announced that it has opened up Play Store Books to Ind...

  • February 28, 2013
  • at 2:56 pm
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Indoor Google Maps For Android Now Available in 22 Shopping Spots in Singapore

Singapore’s shopping centers can be big and confusing. If you’re as lost as me when it comes to navigating when shopping, then I...

  • February 19, 2013
  • at 8:01 pm
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YouTube Space in Tokyo

Tokyo Becomes Asia’s First YouTube Space Location

YouTube announced today the opening of Asia’s first YouTube Space in Tokyo. The Space can be used free of charge as a collaboration and pr...

  • February 14, 2013
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