Posts Tagged: Facebook


Qraving food? Find the tastiest food in Jakarta with Qraved

Find a good place to eat in Indonesia’s capital and share the pictures of your favourite foods – that’s the idea behind Qraved, a ...

  • August 27, 2013
  • at 12:50 pm
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Official ‘Indonesia.Travel’ tourism site plans expansion, will add hotel booking

Indonesia.Travel is the official tourism website run by Indonesia’s Ministry of Tourism and Creative Economy since 2009. Potential tourist...

  • August 23, 2013
  • at 9:30 am
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selfie protests

In the Philippines, selfies become a form of protest

Have you ever heard of a “selfie”? For those who haven’t, it’s a photo you might take of yourself with your smartphone, generally in...

  • August 15, 2013
  • at 8:00 pm
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facebook users in Japan 2013

No need for alarm, Facebook is doing fine in Japan with 21 million active users

Every once in a while, I see alarmist tweets or reports that indicate the number of Facebook (NASDAQ:FB) users in a certain territory has "d...

  • August 15, 2013
  • at 9:00 am
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Thai government is going to monitor Line chat texts

Last week, Thai police summoned four suspects for allegedly breaching Article 14 of the National Computer Act and Article 116 of of the Crim...

  • August 13, 2013
  • at 2:30 pm
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Facebook login Great Firewall

Censorship, external authentication, and other social media lessons from China’s Great Firewall

Late last month, Sina Weibo announced that it would be allowing international users to register via Facebook. However, as Weibo largely fail...

  • August 12, 2013
  • at 1:00 pm
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Facebook rumors thailand

As 4 Summoned Over Coup Rumors on Facebook, Is Thailand Stepping Back From Democracy?

There are reports that the Thai government is threatening to jail people for posting or even “liking” posts on Facebook that spread rumo...

  • August 7, 2013
  • at 3:00 pm
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The Future Of Facebook Is, Without A Doubt, Asia

Asia is far and away Facebook's biggest area of growth, in terms of earnings as well as user acquisitions. It looks like this growth is also...

  • July 26, 2013
  • at 3:35 pm
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Thailand’s True Digital Plus Adds L.O.E. to Its Online Gaming Portfolio

True Digital Plus, the largest digital content provider in Thailand, brings L.O.E. Online (Lune of Eden), an action MMORPG style game to Tha...

  • July 23, 2013
  • at 10:15 pm
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Victim of a bribe request? Post it on Bribespot Thailand

Have you ever bribed a police officer? Have you ever been requested to pay a bribe in order to get something done? Or have you ever encount...

  • August 23, 2013
  • at 6:35 pm
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Americans may be unhappy because of Facebook, but Asians definitely are not

In a recent study from social scientists, Facebook has been shown to make people unhappy. But that reality just isn't here in Asia yet. Here...

  • August 16, 2013
  • at 3:30 pm
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Thailand’s first second screen application Chatterbox brings TV addicts to brands and broadcasters

I’m one of those girls who loves to have a pajama night with my girlfriends watching our favorite shows together and judging them or just ...

  • August 15, 2013
  • at 9:30 am
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Facebook users in India, 2013

Facebook now has 82 million users in India, 75% access it from phones

Kevin D’souza, Facebook’s country growth manager in India, has revealed that Facebook (NASDAQ:FB) now has 82 million active users in Ind...

  • August 14, 2013
  • at 12:55 pm
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How to optimize your Facebook ads spending (VIDEO)

Here's a recap of our last Tech in Asia Meetup in Singapore featuring Preetham Venkky from KRDS Asia.

  • August 12, 2013
  • at 7:00 pm
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Asian messaging apps not really global

Reality check: Asia-made messaging apps are not taking over the world

We’ve seen Asian messaging apps rocket to acquiring over half a billion collective users in the past couple of years, with most of them &#...

  • August 7, 2013
  • at 3:47 pm
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Line Band app

Line Hunts Down Path As ‘Line Band’ App Surpasses 15 Million Downloads

Remember Line Band, the extended social network for users of the smash-hit messaging app Line? Today NHN Japan has revealed that Line Band h...

  • July 31, 2013
  • at 1:30 pm
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Weibo Facebook login

Sina Weibo Targets New Users Outside China, Now Lets You Sign Up Via Facebook

It’s always been really tough for anyone outside of China to sign up for Sina Weibo, the nation’s hottest social network. The si...

  • July 24, 2013
  • at 2:12 pm
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Facebook’s Big Push Onto Asia’s Feature Phones Nets 100 Million Users

Looks like the Asian Facebook population is united in how they want to access their Facebook accounts.

  • July 22, 2013
  • at 5:45 pm
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