Posts Tagged: Facebook

Kaifu Lee Explains the Social Network Stock Price Drops

Facebook isn’t the only social network with stock that’s performing below expectations right now. In fact, most publicly listed ...

  • May 23, 2012
  • at 9:00 pm
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Hello Investors: Free Facebook Shares if You Open An Account With 8Securities

Facebook has gone public today (as NASDAQ:FB), and Hong Kong-based financial trading startup, 8Securities (who just announced $1.5 million o...

  • May 18, 2012
  • at 9:08 pm
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Facebook’s Prospects in Asia

Facebook’s IPO story is a lot about mobile, international growth, and Asia.

  • May 18, 2012
  • at 12:00 pm
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Facebook Pages Manager now available on iTunes in Singapore and select countries

The Facebook Pages Manager is now available for free to iPhone and iPad users through the Apps Store. The app by the world’s largest s...

  • May 17, 2012
  • at 12:07 pm
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Pitapat, Now a CyberAgent Subsidiary, Helps You Find Your Match on Facebook

Japanese online entertainment company CyberAgent (TYO:4751) has announced today that it has made Facematch Inc. a subsidiary, and that the s...

  • May 1, 2012
  • at 9:08 pm
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Don’t Call it a Comeback: Friendster Reinvents Itself with Social Gaming

Well, here’s a fun surprise. Remember Friendster? The social network that used to be the social network before it was eventually acqui...

  • April 25, 2012
  • at 10:35 pm
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Welcome to Facebook and Twitter, Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong

I’m not into politics but I know social media has played a huge part in Singapore’s last election. It looks like Singapore’s P...

  • April 20, 2012
  • at 4:33 pm
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Facebook Offers rolls out in Asia, gives daily deal sites a run for their money

Facebook has launched a feature that allows users to get special deals from merchants within the social network. The deals will appear on t...

  • April 15, 2012
  • at 10:23 am
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As Zuckerberg Visits Japan, Dentsu Extends Facebook Ad Sales Deal

Japanese advertising giant Dentsu (TYO:4324) announced (pdf) with Facebook today that their one year partnership, which saw Dentsu act as th...

  • March 30, 2012
  • at 8:00 pm
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Sandbox Global to Expand ‘Stylista’ Facebook Game Around Asia

Bangkok-based gaming company Sandbox Global is in the process of launching an English language version of their Facebook fashion game Stylis...

  • May 21, 2012
  • at 10:25 am
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Japanese Web Service Helps us Identify First Signs of Depression

It’s a stressful world we live in. A report indicated that one in every fifteen people is depressed in Japan [1]. Perhaps you have not...

  • May 18, 2012
  • at 5:30 pm
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Bangkok Overtakes Jakarta as World’s Top City on Facebook

Thanks to our Thailand contributor Byron for the tip-off that we now have a new number one city on Facebook. Bangkok, Thailand has overtaken...

  • May 17, 2012
  • at 10:30 pm
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Facebook Adds 20 Million New Users Across Asia as Social Media Grows Apace [INFOGRAPHIC]

A fresh snapshot of Asia’s social media landscape reveals which service dominates in each country – and it’s especially good news for ...

  • May 8, 2012
  • at 2:47 pm
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Game Ventures’ Howzat Hits 1 Million Active Gamers, Shares Some Secret Sauce

Today Zaki Mahomed, founder of Game Ventures, shared a graph on his Facebook showing that Howzat, a Facebook Cricket sport game, had crossed...

  • April 27, 2012
  • at 10:08 pm
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Yahoo Japan Still Going Strong, Wants to be More Social, More Mobile

It seems there’s lots of news surrounding Yahoo Japan (TYO:4689) today. Perhaps most notable is that the company announced its financi...

  • April 24, 2012
  • at 9:30 pm
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10 Things Chinese Startups Can Learn from Facebook

Facebook is blocked in China. But that doesn’t mean that Chinese companies can’t learn from it, and today, Sina tech is featurin...

  • April 20, 2012
  • at 3:15 pm
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The fastest growing Facebook nations in Asia (first quarter 2012)

A version of this article was first published on Grey Review. Facebook has over 850 million users worldwide. Out of that, a total of 194 mil...

  • April 12, 2012
  • at 11:10 pm
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Mark Zuckerberg is in China…Who Cares?

Mark Zuckerberg, I’m sure you’re aware, has been spotted in China. Whenever this happens — and it has happened before R...

  • March 29, 2012
  • at 11:30 am
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