Posts Tagged: Line

Line ventures deeper into m-commerce with make-up flash sale

Today, messaging app Line announced a partnership with all-in-one e-commerce logistics firm aCommerce and L’Oreal’s Maybelline New York ...

  • December 9, 2013
  • at 8:00 pm
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Line built a “pop-up” store at a mall in Indonesia. It’s adorable, and we took pictures.

Chat application Line just opened a “pop-up store” in a Jakarta Mall as part of a Christmas-themed promotion. The Line team, in lieu of ...

  • December 6, 2013
  • at 10:12 pm
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Weird virtual world Line Play celebrates first anniversary with 13 million users

Messaging app Line is ending the year with a bang. Not only has Line reached 300 million registered users worldwide this week, today the com...

  • November 28, 2013
  • at 1:00 pm
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Line reportedly has 14 million active users in Indonesia, will launch physical store soon

Japan-based messaging app Line reveals today that it now has 14 million active users in Indonesia.

  • November 25, 2013
  • at 4:47 pm
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Why m-commerce could be the secret sauce for chat apps

Chat apps and their extensions will emerge as a key platform for retailers to tap into a massive mobile userbase and drive footfall into bri...

  • November 19, 2013
  • at 9:09 am
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Line helps typhoon Haiyan victims in the Philippines with new sticker pack

The news about the distress and suffering in the aftermath of super-typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines is causing a great deal of alarm. Many...

  • November 15, 2013
  • at 7:53 pm
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Viber goes Asian, adds a sticker store to compete with Line, KakaoTalk, and WeChat

Viber goes to war with KakaoTalk, Line, and WeChat with a new sticker store. In other words, they wanna make money off of stickers like thei...

  • November 12, 2013
  • at 7:01 pm
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Line dives into e-commerce as it recruits Japanese sellers for upcoming Line Mall app

Yesterday Line, the popular Japanese messaging app, announced that it will prepare for the public launch of its upcoming (and long anticipat...

  • November 8, 2013
  • at 12:38 pm
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In Indonesia, feature phones can use Line stickers in SMS

Starting this month, XL Axiata subscribers - about 54 million people - can now use Line stickers on SMS without any need to sign up for Line...

  • November 7, 2013
  • at 11:30 am
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Thais can now buy Line stickers without credit cards

After Line brought its Web Store to Taiwan in October, Line finally introduced it to the Thai market. This makes Thailand the third country ...

  • December 9, 2013
  • at 12:30 pm
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Viber reports 8 million users in Philippines and 8 million in Vietnam too

Viber is growing very fast in Asia, with now over 8 million users in Vietnam and 8 million users in the Philippines.

  • November 29, 2013
  • at 1:51 pm
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The chat app battle is no battle, it’s just more toys for adults

The chat app battle is a large focus for folks watching Asia's internet evolution, but it's being framed naively. It's actually not a battle...

  • November 26, 2013
  • at 9:00 am
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4 months after reaching 200 million, Line now has 300 million registered users

Line, the popular smartphone messaging app, has reached 300 million registered users today. The CEO of Line Corp took to Twitter to celebrat...

  • November 25, 2013
  • at 3:51 pm
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5 reasons why the fight between WhatsApp, Facebook, Twitter, and Line matters

Are you tired of tech blogs covering messaging apps that you’ve never used, which are popular in countries that you’ve never been to? Do...

  • November 15, 2013
  • at 9:00 pm
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Line partners with Kreon Mobile, hopes to monetize better in Indonesia

Kreon Mobile is teaming up with the popular messaging app Line to enable people to get Line credits by buying Kreon’s physical vouchers. K...

  • November 13, 2013
  • at 7:30 pm
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WhatsApp continues Indian invasion as it breaks the 25 million active user mark

Today WhatsApp representatives revealed to Indian media that the popular messaging service recently broke the 25 million monthly active user...

  • November 8, 2013
  • at 9:37 pm
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Line reaches 10 million users in India, Katrina Kaif advertises Line app

Line app is still growing, brings in $194 million in revenue in Q3

Messaging app Line, which now has 280 million registered users around the world, brought in JPY 19.1 billion in revenue – which is $19...

  • November 7, 2013
  • at 5:46 pm
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Line taps fans of the messaging app for new TV commercials in Thailand

Today Line, the popular chat platform, launched its first TV commercial specifically for the Thai market. According to Line, the TV commerci...

  • October 30, 2013
  • at 3:00 pm
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