Posts Tagged: Indonesia



GEPI and US Embassy Promise $5,000 to Intellectual Property App Challenge Winners in Indonesia

Global Entrepreneurship Program Indonesia (GEPI) and the US Embassy are working together to hold the Intellectual Property (IP) App Challeng...

  • October 11, 2012
  • at 9:18 pm
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Indonesia’s Ministry Sites are Favorite Target for Hackers

The threat posed by malicious hackers to companies and the government in Indonesia continues to grow stronger, although so far there hasn’...

  • October 11, 2012
  • at 5:30 pm
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Pointer.co.id Helps to Make Life Easier for Indonesian Travel Agents

Indonesian ticket booking platform Pointer.co.id uses a B2B business model to help travel agents in the country book flights, rather than ju...

  • October 10, 2012
  • at 9:30 pm
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Samsung Galaxy Note II Goes on Sale in Indonesia on Saturday

The Samsung Galaxy Note II will start selling in Indonesia this Saturday in five cities: Jakarta, Bandung, Surabaya, Medan, and Makassar. Sa...

  • October 10, 2012
  • at 5:34 pm
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PriceArea’s strong growth could signal that Asia is finally ready for price comparison sites

In March 2011, PriceArea saw around 200,000 unique visitors a month. By July this year, it had gotten 45,000 to 50,000 unique visitors a day...

  • October 10, 2012
  • at 12:02 pm
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Lazada Looks to Attract More Female Customers with One Direction Contest

Today e-commerce service Lazada Indonesia, together with Sony Music Indonesia, announced that they’re holding a contest called “Bring Me...

  • October 8, 2012
  • at 11:09 pm
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Twitter Movement #SaveKPK Takes to the Streets for Demonstration Against Corruption

Hundreds of people in the name of the Save KPK movement gathered at Bundaran Hotel Indonesia, Jakarta, yesterday. They demonstrated their su...

  • October 8, 2012
  • at 5:15 pm
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Asia’s daily deals industry jumps the shark, but could see Rocky Balboa moment

Just like how the movie Rocky Balboa became a surprise hit in the face of doubts in 2006 -- 16 years after the disappointing last film -- As...

  • October 8, 2012
  • at 2:17 pm
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Speaking with Freelancer about its Biggest Investment Ever, Indonesia [Interview]

Recently Freelancer.com launced its Indonesian version at Freelancer.co.id. The company now provides Indonesian language support, a local cu...

  • October 5, 2012
  • at 6:00 pm
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GameSaku’s Hendri Salim Shares Insights About the Startup’s Life with Apps Foundry [INTERVIEW]

One of the milestones in many startups’ progress is when they decide to look for and receive investment from venture capitalists or invest...

  • October 11, 2012
  • at 6:30 pm
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Tutor.co.id Aims to Help Connect Tutors and Students in Indonesia

In Indonesia, connecting tutors with the right students has become a business, for which many are charging a commission. And INAICTA finalis...

  • October 11, 2012
  • at 2:03 pm
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‘Damn I Love Indonesia’ Goes from Offline to Online Commerce

The ‘Damn I Love Indonesia’ T-shirt has been worn by a lot of celebrities, ranging from Maroon 5’s vocalist Adam Levine to Korean sing...

  • October 10, 2012
  • at 8:30 pm
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Indonesia’s e-Gamelan Makes Traditional Music with a Digital Touch

Electronic Gamelan, or e-gamelan, is the name of an iOS app that has been created by students and lecturers of the University of Dian Nuswan...

  • October 10, 2012
  • at 2:15 pm
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BlackBerry JamHack Challenges Asian Developers to Build an App in 40 Hours

BlackBerry is really in need of help in its app section. Now RIM (NASDAQ:RIMM) is turning to developers in the region and asking them to boo...

  • October 9, 2012
  • at 2:45 pm
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Indonesia to Block 83 Fake Drug Marketing Websites

Indonesia’s National Agency for Drug and Food Control (BPOM) has identified 83 sites which promote illegal and fake drugs/medicines online...

  • October 8, 2012
  • at 9:00 pm
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How Viki Turned Online Viewers into Offline Fans in Indonesia

International video site Viki.com has more than 1 billion videos viewed, and 200 million words translated into subtitles by its community. I...

  • October 8, 2012
  • at 4:28 pm
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6 Alternative Gangnam Style Videos From Across Asia

The Gangnam Style video by Psy has been viewed more than 359 million times and has inspired thousands of people across the world to remake t...

  • October 5, 2012
  • at 9:00 pm
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Indonesian Bloggers: Free the Internet in Southeast Asia!

This week a group of Indonesian bloggers calling themselves “Suara Blogger Indonesia” (meaning: Indonesian bloggers’ voice) is promoti...

  • October 5, 2012
  • at 2:43 pm
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