Posts Tagged: Indonesia

Indonesia is a tricky market. Though it has immense potential growth over the next decade, the country is comprised of over 10,000 islands, with diverse languages and cultures in many different areas, so reaching out to these people has its own sets of challenges. The tech infrastructure is still growing, too. But where many might see a hindrance at first glance can turn out to be opportunities for savvy players

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Southeast Asia has more than 190 million internet users (INFOGRAPHIC)

Tech In Asia takes an in-depth look at the numbers that make up the Southeast Asian region. There are more than 190 million internet users i...

  • November 13, 2013
  • at 8:30 pm
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Indonesia’s e-money adoption has bright future

There’s a good indication that Indonesian society will adopt electronic transactions more rapidly in the coming years.

  • November 12, 2013
  • at 10:00 pm
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eBay quietly arrives in Indonesia under the name Blanja

eBay and Telkom Indonesia quietly roll out their joint-venture project called Blanja.com.

  • November 11, 2013
  • at 1:07 pm
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Cybersquatting controversy hits Indonesia and Traveloka

We’ve been told that Indonesia’s flight search engine Traveloka has similarly been punked by a cybersquatter that’s tricking people in...

  • November 8, 2013
  • at 4:30 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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15 big stats in Asia’s tech world for October (INFOGRAPHIC)

Here's 15 data points from October that will give you a comprehensive idea of what is happening in Asia in terms of internet growth.

  • November 6, 2013
  • at 5:15 pm
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Zomato tackles new languages for first time, takes restaurant listings to Indonesia, Turkey, Brazil

Three months after its last round of expansions, India-based restaurant listing site Zomato is taking on its biggest challenge yet – t...

  • November 6, 2013
  • at 12:15 pm
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Anonymous-sparked protest begins in Philippines, held back in Indonesia

By Yasser Paragian, Enricko Lukman, Phoebe Magdirila, Terence Lee The Million Mask March, a global protest initiated by hacktivist group Ano...

  • November 5, 2013
  • at 12:05 pm
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170 Australian websites hacked, hackers demand Australia “stop spying on Indonesia”

An Indonesian hacker group called “Anonymous Indonesia” claimed to have hacked over 170 Australian websites.

  • November 4, 2013
  • at 12:10 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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Indonesian hackers still attacking civilian Australian sites, gets final warning from Anonymous Australia

Anonymous Australia has sent a final warning to Indonesian hackers to leave citizens’ sites alone or face imminent cyber war.

  • November 11, 2013
  • at 6:30 pm
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Indonesia’s Qraved now rewards you discounts for online restaurant bookings

Besides a new website interface, Qraved now offers incentives for users to start making online restaurant bookings in Indonesia: discounts.

  • November 8, 2013
  • at 6:03 pm
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Islamic fashion e-store HijUp records 12 million YouTube views; is it effective marketing?

HijUp is an e-commerce site that mainly sells Muslim fashion items for women in Indonesia.

  • November 7, 2013
  • at 6:30 pm
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How Tokopedia fought against the giants (Startup Asia preview)

Founded in 2009, Indonesian e-commerce marketplace Tokopedia has come a long way with quite a bit of good news to share this year. On its re...

  • November 7, 2013
  • at 9:38 am
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Apps platform Kii could help solve Southeast Asia’s fragmentation, talent woes (Startup Asia preview)

Expect to hear the name Kii in the Southeast Asian startup circles more often. The backend-as-a-service company, which essentially gives dev...

  • November 6, 2013
  • at 2:29 pm
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Rocket Internet’s PricePanda to launch in Thailand and open regional office in Southeast Asia

We’ve heard quite a lot about Rocket Internet’s e-commerce ventures in Southeast Asia like Lazada and Zalora, but not as much about its ...

  • November 6, 2013
  • at 11:24 am
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14 cool coworking spaces in Indonesia

Update: We added 6 coworking spaces that we found in Bali and Bandung Indonesia’s startup scene is growing in a good direction. Incubators...

  • November 4, 2013
  • at 5:25 pm
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Indonesia’s Blinc is a shopping loyalty program built by Grupara and InHouse VC co-founders

Indonesia will soon have another shopping loyalty program startup in the form of Blinc. What makes this particular startup different from th...

  • November 1, 2013
  • at 2:15 pm
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