Posts Tagged: Advertising

Giant Interactive’s “revolutionary” and controversial ads for Long Journey 2

Last week, Giant Interactive launched Long Journey 2. You might be forgiven for thinking that I’ve gotten that timing wrong as the gam...

  • August 21, 2013
  • at 10:00 am
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How AdNear Does Location-Based Advertising Differently

Founded in 2008 by serial entrepreneur Anil Mathews, AdNear is a location-based advertising network that’s approaching the game differentl...

  • July 30, 2013
  • at 10:08 am
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Browser Maker Opera Opens 5th Asia Office, This Time in Singapore

Norway-based browser maker Opera (OSE:OPERA) is today opening its 17th office around the world – and its fifth in Asia. The newest Ope...

  • June 14, 2013
  • at 2:00 pm
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Video Ad Mavens TubeMogul Get $10 Million Funding From Singapore, Expand into China

Californian-based TubeMogul is a platform for the real-time buying of video ads on mobile devices. Aside from how annoying it must be to be ...

  • May 30, 2013
  • at 11:15 am
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Adskom Gets Funding to Launch New Online Ad Platform in Indonesia and Singapore

It seems like the online advertising industry in Indonesia is definitely heating up. The fact of the matter is that Indonesia’s digital ad...

  • May 3, 2013
  • at 2:30 pm
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Why KakaoTalk Will Win the TV Ad Battlefield in Indonesia

TV advertisements have proven to work very well for chat apps in Indonesia. China-based WeChat and Japan’s Line have been propelled to the...

  • March 27, 2013
  • at 8:00 pm
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Metaps Taps $11 Million in Series B Funding for its Android Monetization Platform

Android monetization platform Metaps has just announced series B funding worth US$11 million. The Japanese startup, which launched in August...

  • March 6, 2013
  • at 6:32 pm
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Amobee’s Mobile Ads Now a Monetization Option in AppsFuel HTML5 App Store

These days, mobile telcos absolutely love HTML5 as it gives them a chance to be app publishers whilst flipping a middle finger at Apple and ...

  • February 27, 2013
  • at 5:00 pm
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Will China’s Ban on TV Ads for Luxury Goods Boost Web Ads For Baidu and Youku?

Last week, we learned of a ban on TV advertising luxury goods in China issued by SARFT that is preventing luxury goods advertisers from reac...

  • February 14, 2013
  • at 8:00 am
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HTC new TV ads with Downey Jr

HTC places a $1 billion bet on new marketing campaign with Robert Downey Jr (VIDEO)

After struggling with sales, seeing an executive brain drain, and suffering a huge loss in stock value, HTC (TPE:2498) needs a huge boost. T...

  • August 12, 2013
  • at 4:04 pm
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A Snapshot of Pakistan’s Digital Landscape in 2013 (INFOGRAPHIC)

Despite many challenges, Pakistan’s tech sector and web usage are booming. Advertising, marketing, social interactions, and shopping are a...

  • July 9, 2013
  • at 2:37 pm
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Luxola vs Zalora: Is it Ethical To Buy Google Keyword Ads on Competitors’ Names?

Anyone in the internet industry in Asia must have heard of e-commerce sites Luxola and Zalora. Now these two companies are fighting head on ...

  • June 5, 2013
  • at 2:58 pm
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EatAds Expands its Online Marketplace for Offline Ads into India

EatAds, the Singapore-based startup that’s an online platform for buying and selling offline adverts, has today revealed that it has e...

  • May 20, 2013
  • at 6:35 pm
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No Funding, No Rich Daddy, Founder of M-Stars in Indonesia Started Up His Way

I met Joseph Edi Lumban Gaol, founder of M-Stars Group, in Jakarta, Indonesia. M-Stars is one of Indonesia’s pioneer mobile content provid...

  • April 9, 2013
  • at 5:35 pm
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Adzcentral funding

Singapore’s AdzCentral Raises $3.2 Million From Electric Sheep Capital and DMP

Singapore-based AdzCentral has concluded a SG$4 million (US$3.2 million) financing round with Electric Sheep Capital and Digital Media Partn...

  • March 20, 2013
  • at 2:59 pm
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Baidu developers tools now in English

China’s Baidu Reaches Out to World, Makes Developer Tools Available in English

China’s leading search engine, Baidu (NASDAQ:BIDU), is reaching out to developers around the world by making its cloud developer tools...

  • February 27, 2013
  • at 8:59 pm
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Australian Property Listings Startup Welcomes Chinese Buyers to the Land of Oz

One of the most remarkable aspects of the economic boom in China has been the overseas property buying spree among some wealthier Chinese ci...

  • February 26, 2013
  • at 4:59 pm
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InMobi Puts Mobile Ads into Context With Acquisition of Overlay Media

It’s been a while since we heard from India-based mobile ad platform InMobi, but now we’re told that the company has acquired Britain’...

  • January 9, 2013
  • at 12:55 pm
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