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

clickTRUE Funded by Nusantara Ventures, Expands to Indonesia

ClickTRUE, a startup based in Singapore focusing on helping brand owners with online strategy such as design, experience, search, and conver...

  • July 10, 2012
  • at 2:40 pm
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Chinese media provider Linktone acquires Indonesian online news portal Okezone

Linktone, a Chinese media and entertainment provider, has recently acquired Okezone.com, a Bahasa Indonesian online portal targeted at deliv...

  • July 10, 2012
  • at 10:51 am
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China’s Linktone Acquires Indonesian News Portal Okezone

Linktone, a China-based entertainment and news media provider, has recently acquired one of Indonesia’s largest online news portals, Okezo...

  • July 9, 2012
  • at 12:42 pm
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Video: From lazy student to successful entrepreneur — Kevin Mintaraga’s story

Kevin Mintaraga is the Indonesian CEO and co-founder of Magnivate, a 100-strong digital marketing company that was acquired in 2012. It mana...

  • July 4, 2012
  • at 9:27 am
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Wishkoo Lets Friends Pitch In to Make Your Wish Come True

It is very common in Indonesia for friends to pitch in to buy one big gift for a buddy on special occasions, such as birthdays. Traditionall...

  • June 29, 2012
  • at 4:20 pm
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WP8 to Bring Marketplace and App Hub to More Countries: Here’s the Asia List

Now that the world knows that Windows Phone 8 (WP8) will roll out later this year, Microsoft (NASDAQ:MSFT) is also keen [1] to let people kn...

  • June 29, 2012
  • at 1:45 pm
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Yahoo! kills Koprol after massive layoffs in Indonesia

Come 28th August 2012, Koprol will be no more. Indonesian tech blog DailySocial has reported that Yahoo!, which acquired the Indonesian loca...

  • June 29, 2012
  • at 1:23 pm
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Foxconn Looks Into Indonesia, Could Create 1 Million Jobs

[UPDATE on July 16th: In response to the numerous reports citing that Foxconn’s going to invest in Indonesia, the manufacturing company ha...

  • June 28, 2012
  • at 4:30 pm
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Mobile Phones Lead Internet Growth in Indonesia, Entertainment Industry Tops the Market

Yahoo (NASQAQ:YHOO) working together with TNS Net Index, has just released its annual study about internet user behavior in Indonesia. Hansa...

  • June 27, 2012
  • at 10:45 pm
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clickTRUE raises Series A from Nusantara Ventures and expands into Indonesia

Next after Singapore, Malaysia and Thailand, the Singapore online marketing and advertising company, clickTRUE just raised a Series A round ...

  • July 10, 2012
  • at 11:16 am
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Nokia Asha

Nokia Introduces Three New Asha Handsets in Indonesia

Nokia (HEL:NOK1V; NYSE:NOK) introduced its new series of the Nokia Asha line today. They are the Nokia Asha 311 3.5G-HSDPA, the Nokia Asha 3...

  • July 9, 2012
  • at 10:15 pm
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Wego Makes Jakarta its HQ for Social Media and Mobile Product Teams

The travel search engine Wego has announced that its Kuningan office in Jakarta is to become its headquarters for the social media and mobil...

  • July 4, 2012
  • at 12:30 pm
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Nexian Launches First Transparent Screen Phone in Indonesia [Updated]

[UPDATE on July 4th: The post originally made the mistake of saying that this runs Android. It actually "supports JAVA," in the very vague w...

  • July 3, 2012
  • at 10:00 pm
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Yahoo is Shutting Down Koprol in Two Months

After months of rumours floating around, finally the news is out: Yahoo is shutting down its social network Koprol effective August 28, 2012...

  • June 29, 2012
  • at 3:12 pm
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Path rolls out seven new languages including Thai and Bahasa Indonesia

Recognizing the importance language has in building and maintaining relationships, Path, a mobile-centric social network app, recently rol...

  • June 29, 2012
  • at 1:44 pm
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Why Cyfler might be a better option for your business than creating a Facebook Page

Businesses must be aware of a fundamental truth about many social networks: They are built for people, not brands. Creating a business profi...

  • June 29, 2012
  • at 11:43 am
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Beware of infographics, especially if the findings are too good to be true

Indonesia is deemed to be more entrepreneurial than United States or Germany. Take it with a pinch of salt.

  • June 28, 2012
  • at 1:49 pm
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ShopFair Conference: All Things E-Commerce in Indonesia

Judging by the number of players jumping into e-commerce in Indonesia or investing in e-commerce startups, enthusiasm certainly looks to be ...

  • June 27, 2012
  • at 2:00 pm
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