Posts Tagged: Indonesia



Bhinneka celebrates 21st birthday, plans to open new marketplace

To anyone who has ever shopped online for an gadget in Indonesia, Bhinneka is probably a familiar name. This year marks the 21st birthday of...

  • February 13, 2014
  • at 6:06 pm
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No, Amazing Cupid is not a Flappy Bird clone, it’s a tribute

Flappy Bird is hotter than ever, and even though Dong Nguyen has removed the game from app stores it hasn’t lost any of its popularity. On...

  • February 11, 2014
  • at 10:30 am
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Codemi brings online learning to Indonesia

Online learning has grown exponentially over the past few years, with western organizations like Codeacademy and Lynda.com ranking among som...

  • February 7, 2014
  • at 9:11 pm
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Now developers in Indonesia, Malaysia, the Philippines, and Thailand can start earning money from Google Play

The Google Play Stores in Indonesia, Malaysia, the Philippines, and Thailand now show the app prices in localized currencies.

  • February 7, 2014
  • at 2:15 pm
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Bitcoin will not be regulated in Indonesia, but it’s still illegal

Indonesia’s central bank has stated today it will not regulate Bitcoin, according to DailySocial. Still, Bank Indonesia’s initi...

  • February 6, 2014
  • at 8:23 pm
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Apple resurrects the discontinued iPhone 4 just for India, Indonesia, and Brazil

Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) will resume manufacturing of the iPhone 4 specifically for sale in India, Indonesia, and Brazil, according to sources c...

  • February 6, 2014
  • at 11:30 am
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Tech trends in Indonesia in 2014

We held our first meetup in 2014 in Jakarta last week. We invited Andi S. Boediman, director of Ideosource and Natali Ardianto, founder of T...

  • February 5, 2014
  • at 9:00 pm
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Rocket Internet-backed Foodpanda gets $20 million in fresh funding delivered to its doorstep

Foodpanda, the Rocket Internet-backed meal delivery service, just received a $20 million investment from several firms including Phenomen Ve...

  • February 4, 2014
  • at 7:31 pm
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After hitting over 70 million pageviews in 2013, Female Daily zeroes in on beauty

Things are going very well for Female Daily Network. In 2013, it recorded a staggering 73 million pageviews from 21.4 million visitors. It n...

  • February 3, 2014
  • at 4:00 pm
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KelasCinta wants to teach Indonesians the art of love

Started in August 2013, KelasCinta has accumulated over 4.8 million page-views from 590,000 unique visitors so far. The startup currently mo...

  • February 12, 2014
  • at 11:30 am
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Foxconn signs letter of intent to build factory in Indonesia

The letter of intent states that the city has committed to provide a 200-hectare plot of land in Marunda, Central Jakarta, for the upcoming ...

  • February 10, 2014
  • at 10:21 am
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Jomblo wants to be Indonesia’s Facebook for singles

Jomblo wants to be a social dating site for singles, but at the same time it wants to be an online platform where single people can meet new...

  • February 7, 2014
  • at 3:45 pm
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Visa uses discounts to persuade more Indonesian e-shoppers to use credit cards

As e-commerce gains traction in Indonesia, more companies are beginning to see the potential for growth. Yesterday, Visa along with payment ...

  • February 7, 2014
  • at 11:30 am
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Fashion flash sales site VIP Plaza launches today in Indonesia

Fashion flash sales site VIP Plaza launches today in Indonesia with CyberAgent Ventures funding

Indonesia’s e-shoppers now have one more option when buying clothes online. VIP Plaza launches today as a flash sales site focused on ...

  • February 6, 2014
  • at 1:03 pm
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Indonesian man convicted of libel on Twitter, protest surges over draconian internet law

Opponents offer several arguments for why this regulation should be revised or even deleted. First, it’s not in line with the defamation r...

  • February 5, 2014
  • at 9:40 pm
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Australia’s music streaming service Guvera launches in Indonesia

However, in contrast to Guvera’s freemium business model in Australia, Indonesia is a full-on subscription service. Skybee CEO Pontus Sonn...

  • February 4, 2014
  • at 8:30 pm
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Indonesia’s Shopious pivots from traditional e-store to Instagram-based fashion store aggregator

The transformation began in October. Previously, Shopious was a platform that let merchants create fashion stores on the Shopious website, s...

  • February 3, 2014
  • at 7:00 pm
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Indonesian government supports local hackers, holds national competition

Held by the Ministry of Defense, the Cyber Defense Competition 2014 is going to be held on February 11th for students and the public.

  • January 30, 2014
  • at 7:30 pm
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