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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Indonesian Digital Comic Game Wanara’s Second Episode is now Out on Android

Remember the Indonesian folklore-themed app that we looked at a while back? Called the Adventure of Wanara: Garuda Riders, it combines gamin...

  • March 12, 2013
  • at 12:30 pm
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‘Gamechanics Talk’ Event to Discuss Future of Gamification in Indonesia

Online gaming media Segitiga.net, together with Bandung Institute of Technology (ITB) will hold a talk-show and seminars about how cool game...

  • March 11, 2013
  • at 2:08 pm
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Indonesian Court Uses Skype to Hear Testimonies for the First Time Ever

Technology has definitely made our lives easier. And the Indonesian legal system is looking to be open to such perks as Detik reported a cou...

  • March 8, 2013
  • at 8:15 pm
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Regulation for Indonesian Incubators Will be Finalized This Month

Indonesia’s Kontan reports today that regulations covering the development of startup incubators and any SMEs – yes, including tech ...

  • March 8, 2013
  • at 1:16 pm
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Indonesian-Made Satay Chef Game Hits Blackberry 10

The Blackberry Z10 launch in Indonesia on Monday signals the launch of 4,000 apps made in the country. Yeah, that’s a very nice figure loo...

  • March 6, 2013
  • at 2:00 pm
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Why Blackberry Remains Powerful In Indonesia, and How It’s Still Going to Lose

A lot of my friends have had their fair share of complaints about the Blackberry Messenger (BBM) service in Indonesia, especially about the ...

  • March 5, 2013
  • at 3:00 pm
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WeChat for BB10

Makers of WeChat App Promise That BlackBerry 10 Version is Coming Soon

The Chinese-made messaging app WeChat got a version for older Blackberry models late last year. But now the makers of WeChat have promised t...

  • March 4, 2013
  • at 9:58 pm
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Project Eden Shares Lesson in Mentoring Startups

It’s been quite some time since Project Eden, Indonesia’s first startup accelerator, made any announcement on its site. In fact, the las...

  • March 4, 2013
  • at 11:00 am
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Tech Trends in Indonesia in 2013 (VIDEO)

Last week we held our second Meetup in Jakarta to discuss the country’s tech trends in 2013. Moderated by Tech in Asia blogger Willis, Ide...

  • March 1, 2013
  • at 8:59 pm
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Samsung Galaxy S3 Dominates Selular Awards 2013 in Indonesia

Indonesian gadget news site Selular 1 held its annual gadget prize ceremony, the Selular Awards 2013, on Friday night. Three of Samsung’s ...

  • March 11, 2013
  • at 5:00 pm
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WeChat Tops Indonesia’s iOS and Android Charts Thanks to TV Ads [VIDEO]

The China-based messaging app WeChat is seeing explosive growth in Indonesia right now. WeChat has reached the number one overall position o...

  • March 11, 2013
  • at 12:05 pm
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Nexian’s 8-Inch Tablet Looks to Steal the Indonesian Market

(UPDATED: We updated the company’s name to S Nexian.) Indonesian handset manufacturer S Nexian launched six new devices yesterday: thr...

  • March 8, 2013
  • at 5:00 pm
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Spread the Fun: Line Now Has Four Times More Games Than KakaoTalk in Indonesia

Japan-made chat app Line announced today that the company has released two new games onto its social gaming platform, called Dragon Flight a...

  • March 6, 2013
  • at 9:53 pm
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good guy indonesia

Notorious Indonesian Hacker Might be Recruited by the Police

I read some news today that made me quite happy, and it’s not about the Blackberry Z10 pre-orders in Indonesia. Remember Wildan Yani Ashar...

  • March 5, 2013
  • at 6:47 pm
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Rocket Internet’s FoodPanda launches mobile app in 14 countries

The FoodPanda app allows users to filter restaurants by location and order food using their mobile phones.

  • March 4, 2013
  • at 11:54 pm
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Huawei Facing Second Labor Strike in Indonesia

Huawei’s Indonesian labor union (Sehati) is holding its second demonstration today to protest illegal foreign workers hired by the company...

  • March 4, 2013
  • at 5:03 pm
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Indonesia’s Gun E-Commerce Site Exposed as a Money-Grabbing Fraud

The team behind Indonesian gun e-commerce site Gudang Senjata (1) has been apprehended by the police a couple of weeks ago, just days after ...

  • March 1, 2013
  • at 9:45 pm
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Tencent Opens Joint-Venture Company in Indonesia, WeChat App Sees Explosive Growth

Today, China’s internet giant Tencent (HKG:0700) and Indonesian company MNC Media announced that they have made a joint-venture company ca...

  • February 28, 2013
  • at 5:06 pm
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