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

Blackberry

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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meetdoctor

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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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

Remco Lupker, Co-Founder of TokoBagus.com, 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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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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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
  • at 3:00 pm
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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

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
  • at 10:00 pm
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ngaku

Make Anonymous Confessions With Ngaku.in

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

  • September 27, 2011
  • at 10:00 pm
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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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