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

Twitter languages in Asia

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
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Skype Partners with Indonesia’s Telkomsel

Thanks to the folks over at Daily Social for the heads up on Skype’s new agreement with Indonesian telco Telkomsel. The mobile operato...

  • October 26, 2011
  • at 11:02 pm
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KampungPulsa Makes Buying Phone Credits Easy, Plans to Sell Over Social Media

In Indonesia, where everybody is well connected via mobile phones, most telcos try to give the best deals to provide cheap calls and messagi...

  • September 29, 2011
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Make Anonymous Confessions With

Sometimes people feel afraid or embarrassed to admit their feelings in public. But with, now anyone can freely express their feelin...

  • September 27, 2011
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Tabulet Alpha: The Keyboard-looking PC

The folks at Tabulet just told us about Tabulet Alpha, a keyboard-shaped PC that was recently released. The PC is designed to look like a ke...

  • September 21, 2011
  • at 7:06 pm
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Telcos to BlackBerry Indonesia: We Have Some Demands

Although there are an increasingly large number of BlackBerry users here in Indonesia, Research In Motion (RIM) still has much room for impr...

  • September 21, 2011
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Sex Education For Indonesians Now Online

Taking about sex in eastern countries that have strong cultural and religious bonds, such as Indonesia, is still considered taboo. But peopl...

  • September 19, 2011
  • at 9:08 am
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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
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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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RIM Promises to Invest in R&D in Indonesia, But No Data Centers

Canadian BlackBerry maker Research In Motion (RIM) has promised to make an investment in Indonesia, in the wake of its recent troubles in th...

  • October 5, 2011
  • at 12:15 pm
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To Fight Terrorism, Indonesia Blocks 300 Websites

In a recent measure intended to prevent terrorism in Indonesia, the nation’s Ministry of Information and Communication will start clos...

  • September 29, 2011
  • at 10:04 am
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Remco Lupker, Co-Founder of, On E-Commerce in Indonesia [INTERVIEW]

Like it or not, buying and selling things over the Internet has became more and more of a daily activity for us – in Indonesia and acr...

  • September 24, 2011
  • at 3:54 pm
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Promoting Mobile Internet and Gadgets, XL Prefers the Number 49

Many people put faith a in certain lucky number. For Indonesian telco giant XL, it’s betting on 49. It refers to the company’s latest pr...

  • September 21, 2011
  • at 3:30 pm
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IDBlogNetwork Receives Funding From East Ventures

We’ve just received news from Idblognetwork, Indonesia’s blog advertising network, that it has successfully landed investment fr...

  • September 21, 2011
  • at 11:05 am
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RIM Launches Blackberry Bold 9900 and Torch 9810 in Indonesia

The BlackBerry Bold 9900 and Torch 9810 are being launched officially today in Indonesia by Research In Motion (RIM). The launch event took ...

  • September 17, 2011
  • at 10:09 pm
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