Posts Tagged: Indonesia

Indonesia is a tricky market. Though it has immense potential growth over the next decade, the country is comprised of over 10,000 islands, with diverse languages and cultures in many different areas, so reaching out to these people has its own sets of challenges. The tech infrastructure is still growing, too. But where many might see a hindrance at first glance can turn out to be opportunities for savvy players


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Vuclip Provides Free Educational Videos to Mobile Phone Users

Mobile video service Vuclip announced today that it opens a video portal dedicated to education videos called edu. The videos are created to...

  • February 8, 2013
  • at 8:02 pm
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Poin Web Offers Japan’s Point Reward System to Indonesian Users

Another Japanese company is eyeing a few slices of the Indonesian market, this time in the form of online points provider Poin Web. The site...

  • February 8, 2013
  • at 4:42 pm
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Pixtem Offers Solution for Beginners to Get Online, Build Websites

There are a few Indonesian startups which aspire to bring more Indonesians online, and Pixtem.com (1) has come to help achieve that end goal...

  • February 8, 2013
  • at 9:00 am
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India’s HolidayIQ Raises Series C Funding, De-Merges From Singapore’s Wego

Bangalore-based online travel community HolidayIQ has announced today that it has raised series C financing from Tiger Global Management and...

  • February 7, 2013
  • at 7:45 pm
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Harpoen One of Three Asian Startups to Win World Summit Awards

The mobile-loving World Summit Awards (WSA) 2013 has finally found its eight winners for each of the eight competing categories, and three A...

  • February 6, 2013
  • at 4:38 pm
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With 500,000 Downloads, SCOOP Launches Web Store in Exclusive Partnership with Gramedia

App Foundry’s SCOOP, a made-in-Indonesia e-reader, has quite an announcement to make this morning. As some of you might know, Scoop ha...

  • February 6, 2013
  • at 11:01 am
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KakaoTalk Releases K-Pop Star Emoticons for Indonesian Users

Korea-made chat app KakaoTalk today launched sets of Korean pop star emoticons that are localized for users in Indonesia. The animated text ...

  • February 4, 2013
  • at 12:20 pm
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‘World Startup Report’ Tour Hits Australia, Still 27 More Countries to Go

American entrepreneur Bowei Gai is in Australia right now. That’s not too remarkable in itself, but his visit to Melbourne right now i...

  • January 31, 2013
  • at 7:38 pm
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Winner of Hackathon Bandung Launches TaTao, a Tug-of-War Feature Phone Game

We held a hackathon in Bandung, Indonesia three months ago, and I have been informed that one of the winning teams from that event is contin...

  • January 30, 2013
  • at 8:10 pm
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Agate Studio Launches an RPG Game for Nokia Feature Phones

Indonesian game developer Agate Studio said today that it has launched an RPG game for Nokia feature phones called Valthirian Arc: Side of S...

  • February 8, 2013
  • at 6:30 pm
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Embark on a DSCVR road trip with DailySocial to uncover Indonesia’s top tech talents

DailySocial wants to take you on a road trip with them to discover the next batch of promising software developers, designers, and aspiring ...

  • February 8, 2013
  • at 11:56 am
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Opera: Indonesia Now World’s 2nd Largest Market for Mobile Ad Impressions

Norwegian web browser maker Opera (OSE:OPERA) has just released its latest State of Mobile Advertising report which takes data from Opera...

  • February 7, 2013
  • at 10:25 pm
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9 Popular E-Commerce Sites in Indonesia

Our listing of popular e-commerce sites in Indonesia back in 2011 proved popular – but now it’s 2013 and time to update it. Recently...

  • February 7, 2013
  • at 1:30 pm
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Mobile newsstand SCOOP dramatically increases title selection, launches web store

The new titles add to SCOOP's existing collection of 9,000 books, magazines, and newspapers.

  • February 6, 2013
  • at 12:01 pm
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Photo App PicMix Goes Viral and Passes 8 Million Users

Indonesian-made photo app PicMix impressively passed eight million users last month in just nine months since the app’s inception, with mo...

  • February 5, 2013
  • at 3:07 pm
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Smartfren’s New Andromax-u Handset Looks Promising

Indonesian handset manufacturer and telco Smartfren released an Android handset yesterday called the Andromax-u. Leading up to launch day, i...

  • February 1, 2013
  • at 8:35 pm
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Touchten’s Sky Beauty game gets 100k downloads in one week on China’s App Store

Sky Beauty was localized in partnership with Yodo1, an apps publishing platform that provides a set of tools to help apps succeed in the cou...

  • January 31, 2013
  • at 5:39 pm
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Hackers’ Protests Continue as Several Indonesian Government Sites Are Defaced

While Indonesia was sound asleep last night, a group of Indonesian hackers who call themselves Anonymous Indonesia were waging a silent war ...

  • January 30, 2013
  • at 5:21 pm
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