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



Japan is Asia-Pacific’s champion in watching online videos

If an award were to be handed out to the most avid online video watchers in Asia-Pacific, the Japanese would receive it. That’s accord...

  • August 16, 2012
  • at 2:19 pm
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An Indonesian Political Candidate is the Hero of His Own Online Game

We previously covered stories about how social media has been used in politics in places like Singapore, Korea, and Indonesia. In Jakarta, o...

  • August 15, 2012
  • at 4:00 pm
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StartupBisnis.com Helps Advise Indonesian Entrepreneurs on How to Compete

Recently we talked with an interesting Indonesian company, StartupBisnis.com, which is aiming to provide useful knowledge and content for en...

  • August 14, 2012
  • at 1:20 pm
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Google and YouTube to Help Indonesian Government Fight Porn? We Don’t Think So

Indonesia’s communications and information minister, Tifatul Sembiring, is really taking porn censorship very seriously as he now aims to ...

  • August 13, 2012
  • at 8:40 pm
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How Indonesia’s First Humor Site Came Back Funnier Than Ever [INTERVIEW]

Claiming to be the original humor website in Indonesia, MalesBanget.com, or MBDC as it calls itself for short, is indeed a pretty funny webs...

  • August 10, 2012
  • at 9:30 pm
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Calling Indonesian App Devs! Telkomsel To Hold App Competition in September

Indonesian telco giant Telkom (NYSE:TLK) will hold a competition for mobile app developers this September in a bid to encourage local devs t...

  • August 10, 2012
  • at 2:30 pm
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Indonesian Telkom-3 Satellite Disappears, Found Days Later Way Off-Target

Telkom-3, a telecommunications satellite of Indonesian telecom giant Telkomsel was launched four days ago alongside a Russian satellite call...

  • August 10, 2012
  • at 12:10 am
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Excite Talks About its Plans For Indonesia, Will Reward Click-Happy Users

Japanese online service provider Excite recently launched its advertising-based points program called Excite Points, claiming to be the firs...

  • August 8, 2012
  • at 8:00 pm
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Baby steps for crowdfunding: ToGather.Asia raises US$2,555 for Indonesian band The Tree & The Wild

It’s one small step for crowdfunding in Southeast Asia as Singapore-based site ToGather.Asia has today concluded a campaign that raise...

  • August 8, 2012
  • at 7:00 pm
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Carrefour Indonesia Jumps into E-Commerce, Wants to Change How You Shop

Retail giant Carrefour Indonesia is launching its online shopping platform today, enabling its customers to purchase items from the comfort ...

  • August 15, 2012
  • at 9:49 pm
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Are You The Next Steve Jobs? Endeavor Indonesia Is Looking For You

Endeavor Indonesia [1] is a non-profit organization serving as a catalyst to unleash the potential of ‘high-impact entrepreneurs’ in the...

  • August 14, 2012
  • at 7:30 pm
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Adplus: Indonesia’s Performance-based Ad Network

Performance-based ad network Adplus claims to be the first to introduce a new acquisition model for digital marketing in Indonesia called CP...

  • August 14, 2012
  • at 9:08 am
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Indonesia Data Center Fire: Some Sites Now Restored, Detik and Others Still Offline

[UPDATE 17:20: News portal Detik and national education website Jardiknas are now back online. Also, Kompas cites Henri K. Soemartono, the d...

  • August 13, 2012
  • at 1:30 pm
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Men Only Area: Maskool.in Opens to Public

After reading on DailySocial that a new Indonesian men’s fashion website is coming soon, we now see that Maskool.in has just launched toda...

  • August 10, 2012
  • at 7:55 pm
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Lobangclub changes name to Save22, because Lobang is Indonesian slang for a woman’s…

Lobangclub, a Singapore and Philippines-based startup has changed its name to Save22. If you recall, Lobangclub is a ShopSaavy-like mobile a...

  • August 10, 2012
  • at 12:20 pm
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Facebook World Hack Comes to Asia in September

Facebook (NASDAQ:FB) will travel to 10 cities all around the world for its World Hack competition starting from August 23 to October 1. The ...

  • August 9, 2012
  • at 5:00 pm
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Overview of crowdfunding pioneers in Asia-Pacific

These Kickstarter-like sites appear to have gotten a following, although they've not quite caught fire like in the West.

  • August 8, 2012
  • at 7:01 pm
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Indonesia Celebrates 17th National Technology Awakening Day

Indonesia’s 17th National Technology Awakening Day (aka Hakteknas) will start today at 1:30pm and run until August 11 in Bandung city. The...

  • August 8, 2012
  • at 12:45 pm
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