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

Multiply Virtualizes the Indonesia International Motor Show

Indonesian e-commerce site Multiply has created a virtual version of the Indonesia International Motor Show (IIMS) on its site. Visitors can...

  • September 21, 2012
  • at 5:20 pm
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Calling All Java Devs: Merah Putih Incubator and Nokia to Hold HackNation [UPDATED]

Indonesia’s Merah Putih Incubator (MPI) together with Nokia will hold a 24-hour hackathon called HackNation. Developers will create mobile...

  • September 20, 2012
  • at 7:00 pm
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Lazada Indonesia: JP Morgan Investment Won’t Change Our Management System

Just recently, we got confirmation that JP Morgan has made an investment in Rocket Internet’s Asia-oriented e-commerce site Lazada. It’s...

  • September 20, 2012
  • at 10:38 am
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RIM Gives Scholarships to 30 Indonesian Students at Its BlackBerry Innovation Center

After loads of negative publicity when Research in Motion (RIM) opened a BlackBerry factory in neighboring Malaysia, Canada-based RIM built ...

  • September 19, 2012
  • at 2:30 pm
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Dycode Holds First iOS 6 Training Event in Asia

Only three days after the worldwide announcement of the iPhone 5, software developer Dycode [1] together with Indonesian Apple news blog Mak...

  • September 18, 2012
  • at 4:00 pm
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Find Unique Travel Experiences With Local Guides Using Meetrip

While traveling can be lots of fun, some aspects of it can be quite mundane. Buying guide books and looking up “popular restaurants” usi...

  • September 18, 2012
  • at 1:00 pm
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GFK: Southeast Asia Buys a LOT of Mobile Phones

Market research company GFK Asia reported today that Southeast Asia’s mobile phone sector has grown exponentially over the last year. Feat...

  • September 17, 2012
  • at 7:00 pm
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DapurMasak Wins INAICTA 2012, Fokado Earns Second Place

Indonesia’s ICT Awards 2012 (aka INAICTA 2012) have wrapped up and announced its champions in various categories this year. DapurMasak, a ...

  • September 17, 2012
  • at 11:30 am
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Japan’s Nijibox Makes Another Play for Emerging South East Asia Games Market

We recently interviewed Alvin Yap, the founder and CEO of Singapore-based TheMobileGamer (TMG), who operates mobile games service KotaGames ...

  • September 14, 2012
  • at 10:30 pm
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Freelancer.com Prepares to Jump into Indonesian Market

By the end of 2012, Indonesia’s National Family Planning Coordinating Board (BKKBN) predicts that the country will have 245 million people...

  • September 21, 2012
  • at 4:20 pm
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Jakarta Pilkada for Android: How Internet Activism Added Fun to Jakarta Governor’s Election

The final chapter of the Jakarta Governor’s election started this morning as second-round voting began. To celebrate democracy in the capi...

  • September 20, 2012
  • at 4:28 pm
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Samsung Interested in Building Mobile Phone Plant in Indonesia

After Apple’s partner Foxconn recently looked into Indonesia to build a manufacturing plant, here comes Samsung following the same route. ...

  • September 19, 2012
  • at 10:15 pm
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Microsoft’s $300,000 Grants Kicks Off ICT Training for 20,000 Young Entrepreneurs in ASEAN countries

The youth unemployment rate in Asia is an important matter for all generations. The International Labor Organization has released a study en...

  • September 18, 2012
  • at 11:00 pm
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Faunia Rancher: The INAICTA Winner Who Knows How to Raise a Monster

This is not an ordinary ranch. Faunia Rancher is a game that’ll take you on a journey full of fairies and monsters. But the gremlins are a...

  • September 18, 2012
  • at 2:30 pm
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Indonesian Government Blocks Anti-Islam Film on YouTube

The California-made video The Innocence of Muslims, the anti-Islam film behind violent and deadly protests in several countries, is all over...

  • September 17, 2012
  • at 10:30 pm
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Telkomsel: “What Debt?” Foul-Play in Indonesian Legal System?

Welcome back to the Telkomsel saga, where the biggest telecommunications provider in Indonesia was controversially declared bankrupt on Frid...

  • September 17, 2012
  • at 1:30 pm
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Telkomsel Declared Bankrupt!

The biggest telecommunications provider in Indonesia, Telkomsel, was declared bankrupt earlier today by the Central Jakarta’s State Court....

  • September 15, 2012
  • at 12:30 am
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93% Believe Mobile Tech Makes Indonesia a Good Place to Do Business

Indonesian now knows the importance of mobile technology, it seems. TIME Mobility Poll and Qualcomm (NASDAQ:QCOM) have conducted a survey ab...

  • September 14, 2012
  • at 8:45 pm
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