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



Photo sharing app PicStory hits 4 million monthly active users

Available on Android and BlackBerry, PicStory enables users to compose collages of their photos and apply filters to them.

  • February 22, 2013
  • at 12:24 pm
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Freelancer Indonesia Looks to Inspire Entrepreneurship with Local Contest

Since setting its eye on Indonesia in October, Australia-based global outsourcing online marketplace Freelancer now has more than 100,000 In...

  • February 21, 2013
  • at 12:00 pm
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‘Illegal’ Blackberry Z10 Starts Circulating in Indonesia

While it is now confirmed that the Blackberry Z10 will be widely available in Indonesia at the end of March, there are a few die-hard fans w...

  • February 18, 2013
  • at 10:47 pm
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Amikom Game Dev Passes 1 Million Downloads And Looks to Inspire More Game Developers in Yogyakarta

Back in September, we talked about a game developer community at STMIK Amikom Yogyakarta University called Amikom Game Dev (AGD). Last week,...

  • February 18, 2013
  • at 12:30 pm
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TouchTen Brings Prizes to its Loyal Gamers with Gimmie Tie-Up

Indonesian game developer TouchTen has announced today that the startup has made an exclusive partnership with Singapore-based loyalty app G...

  • February 15, 2013
  • at 5:00 pm
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Nir Eyal and Sangeet Paul Choudary to Hold Workshop in Indonesia Next Week

A couple of months ago we announced that Silicon Valley entrepreneur, investor, and mentor Nir Eyal (pictured above, left) is going to hold ...

  • February 14, 2013
  • at 6:00 pm
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No East Ventures Alpha accelerator in Jakarta this year as ‘funding ecosystem not ready’

East Ventures founder Willson Cuacua does not rule out the possibility that Alpha will return to Indonesia, although it would have to depend...

  • February 13, 2013
  • at 9:23 am
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New Jobs Portal Focuses on a Fresher Experience for Jobseekers

Late last month, a new Indonesian job portal launched, called Karir Rakyat (meaning “people’s career”). It offers yet another alternat...

  • February 12, 2013
  • at 7:00 pm
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Coda Payments Partners With Axis, Launches PulsaQ in Indonesia

Today, Coda Payments has partnered with 20-million-subscriber-strong Indonesian telco Axis Telekom to launch PulsaQ (a play on words meaning...

  • February 12, 2013
  • at 2:01 pm
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Vandaria Saga and Toge Productions Bring Top Indonesian Novel to Life

Surabaya-based story and game developer Vandaria Saga recently announced its first digital game called Lords of Vandaria. While the game’s...

  • February 22, 2013
  • at 10:00 am
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Second Time Lucky: Revamped TokoBagus Android App Gets it Right

Indonesian e-commerce site TokoBagus recently announced its radically revamped Android app, taking it up to v2.0. The company said that this...

  • February 19, 2013
  • at 4:00 pm
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Lojai’s Android App Now Supports Credit Card Payments

Today, Indonesian e-commerce site Lojai announced the launch of its Android app. While some might argue that this is just an Android app, th...

  • February 18, 2013
  • at 5:20 pm
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INAICTA 2013: Submissions Open This Week with a New Emphasis on E-Commerce

The Indonesia ICT Awards (INAICTA) has celebrated the country’s finest tech products as well as supported the ecosystem for the past six y...

  • February 18, 2013
  • at 10:46 am
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Viddsee, a video platform for Southeast Asian short films, hopes to give regional talent a leg up

Viddsee is a video platform that screens short films from talents in Southeast Asia. Think of it as YouTube designed for filmmakers and art ...

  • February 15, 2013
  • at 10:00 am
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Call for Technopreneurs: Jakarta Founder Institute Opens Applications for 2013 Spring Batch

Jakarta Founder Institute (JKTFI) is calling all aspiring technopreneurs in Indonesia as the incubator has opened registration for 2013’s ...

  • February 14, 2013
  • at 9:00 am
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WTF: Indonesian E-Commerce Site for Illegal Guns

We like specialist e-commerce sites in Indonesia, but we were certainly not expecting something like this. There’s one Indonesian website ...

  • February 12, 2013
  • at 10:58 pm
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‘FreeWare’ Co-Working Space Holds Free Sharing Sessions Every Week in Jakarta

Freeware is a free co-working space in Indonesia’s capital, Jakarta, powered by venture capital firm Grupara and public energy company Med...

  • February 12, 2013
  • at 3:30 pm
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How Mobile SMS Powers a Digital Bank Network for Indonesia’s Rural Population

Founded by Joseph Gaol in 2008, VOX, which stands for Virtual Online Exchange, aims to help the rural population in Indonesia set up bank ac...

  • February 11, 2013
  • at 9:18 pm
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