Posts Tagged: kakaku

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7 startups in Indonesia that help you compare prices online

Indonesia has seen its share of new startups popping up in 2013, with one of the hottest categories being price comparison search engines.

  • December 10, 2013
  • at 5:00 pm
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Price Comparison Giant Kakaku is in Southeast Asia, Launches Indonesia Site

There has been a lot of talk about Japan’s price comparison giant Kakaku coming south to Southeast Asia. Now it finally has, launching...

  • March 13, 2013
  • at 12:08 pm
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Why Aren’t Price Comparison Sites More Popular?

I recently picked up a new laptop, after delaying replacing my old 2007 13" Macbook for about as long as I could bear. I’m not an...

  • May 23, 2012
  • at 10:00 pm
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Japan’s Price Comparison Site, Kakaku, Opens Section for Android Apps

I’ve been a fan of Japanese price-comparison engine (TYO:2371) for a long time. For nearly every major purchase I make, I c...

  • April 30, 2012
  • at 9:30 pm
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Asia Tech Tour Episode 1: from Japan [VIDEO]

This is episode 1 of our Asia Tech Tour video series Tech Tour Video series. If there’s any Asian service or app that you’d like to see ...

  • November 18, 2011
  • at 10:00 am
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Let the Online Price Comparison Battle in Southeast Asia Begin

The price comparison site battle in Southeast Asia is heating up. OK, maybe the battle isn’t in full swing yet. But the online price compa...

  • March 18, 2013
  • at 10:30 am
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Japanese Price Site Kakaku Steps Up its Facebook Game

In yet another sign of Facebook’s momentum in Japan, the country’s most popular price comparison website (TYO:2371) h...

  • October 24, 2012
  • at 12:20 pm
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Dentsu Picks Up 15% Stake in Price Comparison Engine Kakaku

Japanese advertising giant Dentsu (TYO:4324) has today announced that it has acquired a 15.06 percent stake in (TYO:2371), a pric...

  • May 23, 2012
  • at 7:35 pm
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Japanese Restaurant Site Plagued By Paid Posters

A report from Kyodo today says that Japanese restaurant information and review website Tabelog has had its rankings manipulated by paid revi...

  • January 5, 2012
  • at 10:48 pm
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