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 Indonesia Cuts Delivery Fees to Zero, But for a Limited Time

Multiply, which was launched back in March of this year to bring social commerce to Indonesia, has cut its delivery fees to all across Indon...

  • November 23, 2011
  • at 10:30 am
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Yahoo Koprol, in Major App Update, Now Integrates With BBM6

Yahoo Koprol, the first location-based social network in Indonesia, has announced that a major update to the Koprol app for BlackBerry has i...

  • November 22, 2011
  • at 11:45 am
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Bouncity Releases Android App, Gets McDonald’s Indonesia As Merchant

Several months after Bouncity – Indonesia’s answer to SCVNGR – launched its Blackberry app and mobile web app, we kind ...

  • November 19, 2011
  • at 7:05 pm
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RIM Finally Opens a Blackberry Store in Indonesia

The first Blackberry Lifestyle store has finally opened for Blackberry-loving Indonesia over at Mal Kelapa Gading 3 in Jakarta. With a 50 pe...

  • November 18, 2011
  • at 11:00 am
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US Embassy’s Facebook Fans Jump as Obama Prepares to Visit Indonesia

The Facebook page of the US Embassy in Jakarta, Indonesia’s saw quite an increase in fans on Thursday, gaining as many as 13,899 fans ov...

  • November 14, 2011
  • at 10:00 pm
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RIM to Hold BBM Apps Hackathon in Indonesia

After launching its latest smartphone in Indonesia, RIM (NASDAQ:RIMM) is bringing the BBM Apps Hackathon to the nation as well. The handset ...

  • November 13, 2011
  • at 10:30 pm
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Which Asian Languages are Spoken Most on Twitter? [MAP]

Thanks to Tomomi Sasaki (coincidentally of AQ, whose AQ Lift we recently featured) for the tip on this very cool Twitter language visualizat...

  • November 7, 2011
  • at 8:00 pm
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Indonesian Telco Telkomsel to Host Start-up Bootcamp

Indonesian telco operator Telkomsel (NYSE:TLK) will be hosting a program called Telkomsel Start-up Bootcamp. This is a workshop where Indone...

  • November 7, 2011
  • at 12:00 pm
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Indonesia To Become A Leading Nation For Tech Start-ups? [INFOGRAPHIC]

The Infographic of the Day series visually expresses important stories from Asia and the world of technology. Yesterday over on the Media Id...

  • November 1, 2011
  • at 3:00 pm
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With Bangkok Floods Ongoing, RIM Relocates Devcon Asia 2011

According to an e-mail sent out to the press, RIM (NASDAQ:RIMM) is officially relocating Blackberry Devcon Asia 2011. Thailand was supposed ...

  • November 22, 2011
  • at 9:11 pm
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BOOST Conference Brings Silicon Valley and Japanese Start-Up Expertise to Indonesia

The BOOST Conference, which aims to help existing local start-ups grow and mature as scalable companies in the future, is heading to Indones...

  • November 20, 2011
  • at 9:00 pm
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Google Talks Google+ Business Pages, Android, and HTML5 in Jakarta

Google DevFest 2011 in Jakarta was the last of the Southeast Asia series of events, held two days ago at the JW Marriott Hotel in Indonesia...

  • November 18, 2011
  • at 9:00 pm
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RIM Launches Blackberry Bold 9790 and Blackberry Curve 9380 in Indonesia

RIM (NASDAQ:RIMM) have officially launched its latest handsets, the Blackberry Bold 9790 and Blackberry Curve 9380, at an event in Jakarta. ...

  • November 16, 2011
  • at 11:00 am
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Tiket Soft Launched With a Viral Competition

Last week, on 11-11-11, the day that triggered weddings and other celebrations, Tiket.com finally soft-launched its website. With all the gr...

  • November 14, 2011
  • at 10:00 am
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Yahoo’s Big Purple Bus Schools Indonesians in Using the Internet Safely

Last week, Yahoo launched a program named Yahoo Buka Dunia (which literally translates to ‘Open World’) in Indonesia. Using a bu...

  • November 8, 2011
  • at 1:20 pm
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GREE To Invest 2 Billion Yen in SEA Start-ups, 1 Billion Yen in Indonesia

Last week, we reported that GREE formed GREE Ventures, an investment partnership which will be investing in start-ups across the globe. Unde...

  • November 7, 2011
  • at 3:27 pm
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How an Indonesian Web Service Helps You Avoid Doctor’s Waiting Rooms

MeetDoctor is an integrated web service platform for patients and health service providers in Indonesia. It was one of the finalist for Asia...

  • November 7, 2011
  • at 11:00 am
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Talking Blogging in Indonesia: Why Content is Still King

At IDblognetwork’s blogger event, aka Kopdar Blogger Nusantara, I just spoke with a group of enthusiastic Indonesian bloggers on how our A...

  • October 29, 2011
  • at 10:00 am
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