Posts Tagged: iPhone


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KDDI To Sell iPhone 4S, Ends Softbank’s Exclusivity in Japan

We reported rumors that KDDI could be the second telco to offer iPhones in Japan – and it’s now official, we learn from Nikkei. KDDI...

  • October 5, 2011
  • at 10:37 am
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Fake iPhone 5s Beat Real iPhone 5 to Market in China

Sometime early tomorrow morning Beijing time, Apple will announce the iPhone 5. But if you want to buy one, you can get one right now in Fuz...

  • October 4, 2011
  • at 11:41 am
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Zaker: The News-Readin’, Page-Flippin’ Flipboard Clone [REVIEW]

Most successful international apps have a group of Chinese imitators. The success of magazine-style news-reading app Flipboard has brought w...

  • October 3, 2011
  • at 1:00 pm
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It’s OK to Localize a Web Service, But it’s Not Cool to Copy the Website

…A case in point is the new Chinese social media app PengYou which is a clone of the social media dashboard-cum-diary Path. So it̵...

  • October 1, 2011
  • at 6:59 pm
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In Pictures: Evidence Samsung Stole From Apple?

As the Samsung vs Apple legal battle over design infringement continues, we just stumbled across a pretty crazy graphic over on Reddit. It o...

  • September 29, 2011
  • at 12:00 pm
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Huawei Packs Powerful Smartphone Specs In Familiar Design, Calls it Honor

We just received an announcement that Chinese manufacturer Huawei is planning to release an intriguing new smartphone in the fourth quarter ...

  • September 26, 2011
  • at 4:00 pm
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KDDI To Sell iPhone 5 in Japan?

Thanks to a late night tweet from Serkan Toto for pointing out a Nikkei report claiming the iPhone 5 will be sold by KDDI later this year. I...

  • September 22, 2011
  • at 9:10 am
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LobangClub iPhone App Scans Barcodes, Compares Prices In Singapore

Typical pre-purchase research today involves googling, checking prices, and reading reviews. But sometimes the search engines don’t give y...

  • September 20, 2011
  • at 2:18 pm
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Jay Chou’s 31SMS is One Big Confusing WhatsApp Clone

So today’s big news is Taiwanese celebrity Jay Chou’s investment on 31SMS, a WhatsApp clone in Taiwan. After Steven wrote that the Andro...

  • September 13, 2011
  • at 10:03 pm
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Favspot: Location-based Bookmarking on Your Mobile

Favspot is a location-based service that helps you check-in and save all the locations you have visited and hope to visit in the future. It ...

  • October 4, 2011
  • at 5:30 pm
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WeiboCall Brings Free VoIP Calls to Weibo Lovers

A Hangzhou-based start-up has snagged the fantastically gimmicky name WeiboCall – incorporating the word for China’s popular mic...

  • October 3, 2011
  • at 10:41 pm
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China’s Taste for Apple [INFOGRAPHIC]

The Infographic of the Day series visually expresses important stories from Asia and the world of technology. Props go out to The Motley Foo...

  • October 2, 2011
  • at 1:50 pm
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LobangClub App Hits Number One on iTunes Singapore

Update: Guyi Shen (I call him lobang king) told me that his LobangClub App has received about 2,000 downloads just on Wednesday alone. He is...

  • September 29, 2011
  • at 8:08 pm
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Navitime Japan Launches Journey Pro Connect App for UK Market

Navitime, a Japanese provider of mobile navigation solutions, has today launched Journey Pro Connect, an app dedicated to navigation in the ...

  • September 27, 2011
  • at 7:48 pm
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Check-In, Check-Out, Ker-Ching! Jiepang Teams With YiHaoDian’s Subway Stores

Chinese location-based service Jiepang has teamed up with B2C e-commerce site YiHaoDian to promote the latter’s subway-based virtual super...

  • September 23, 2011
  • at 8:00 pm
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Xiaomi Phones Face Serious Quality Questions

Well, this can’t be good. China’s native iPhone killer, Xiaomi, isn’t even out yet, and already there’s a scandal. A...

  • September 21, 2011
  • at 9:08 pm
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Around!: A Singapore Start-up That Makes Stamp-Cards Mobile

Singapore-based start-up, around! is a mobile app built for both consumers and merchandisers. Merchandisers using around! can use the platfo...

  • September 16, 2011
  • at 9:08 pm
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Wishscope: A Social Wishlist from Japan

Tokyo-based tech start-up Zawatt just announced it has received funding from Japan’s Cyber Agent Ventures and now is worth 20 million ...

  • September 12, 2011
  • at 9:08 am
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