Posts Tagged: Indonesia



Dealised’s CEO Talks About His Plans in Asia

Dealised, the group buying solution service platform, last week received a US$5.3 million funding round led by SingTel Innov8. With the new ...

  • July 12, 2011
  • at 2:48 pm
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Founder of eEvent Shares His Story as an Entrepreneur

Edy Sulistyo is the co-founder of eEvent, currently leading the overall technology direction of the company. eEvent is a robust online event...

  • July 12, 2011
  • at 10:58 am
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Ideosource Launched, Aims to Incubate More Start-ups [INTERVIEW]

With the support we have right now in Indonesia for an individual or a team to begin their own start-up, it’s certainly an exciting ti...

  • July 11, 2011
  • at 2:00 pm
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Toyota Joins The Linux Foundation as a Gold Member

When you think about cutting edge wireless devices, you don’t really think about cars. But that seems to be the direction in which man...

  • July 10, 2011
  • at 11:00 am
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Indonesia To Give Migrant Workers Free Mobile Phones

The Indonesian government is to provide migrant workers heading to South Korea with free cellphones, in a deal announced today that comes in...

  • July 8, 2011
  • at 7:26 pm
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Indonesia Airline Director is Victim of Facebook Hack, Friends Defrauded

Hackers are not just a problem for the Indonesian government and its websites (as we reported here recently), but they are also proving trou...

  • July 7, 2011
  • at 11:08 pm
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Widy Vierra

Indonesian Artist Kidnapped, Becomes Trending Topic on Twitter

Since Wednesday morning, the topic “Vokalis Band Vierra Diculik” (Vierra Band Vocalist Kidnapped in Indonesian) was on the top o...

  • July 6, 2011
  • at 10:38 pm
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Tech, Digital Media, and Start-ups in Indonesia [INTERVIEW]

When we talk about tech, digital media, and start-ups in Southeast Asia, we cannot pass over Indonesia, the country with a population of 240...

  • July 6, 2011
  • at 10:08 am
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Indonesia’s Telkomsel Urges Online Downloads After Midnight

In an effort to deliver better high-speed mobile Internet, Indonesia’s biggest telco Telkomsel is providing a new Midnight Flash Unlimited...

  • July 5, 2011
  • at 5:18 pm
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Half of Indonesians Net Users Go Online Via Mobile [Report]

Indonesians rely very heavily on mobile phones to access the internet, and this trend is set to continue as more people intend to use mobile...

  • July 12, 2011
  • at 11:10 am
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Telkomsel’s Mobile Ads Target Based on Location and Demographic

At the IDBYTE event in Jakarta this afternoon, Indonesia, I chanced upon Telkomsel’s booth that showcases its mobile advertising product. ...

  • July 11, 2011
  • at 10:00 pm
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For Brands on Twitter, Quizzes Win New Followers

Indonesians are very talkative on Twitter. According to SalingSaling, a social media metrics company, their tweets reach 15% of the world’...

  • July 10, 2011
  • at 11:30 pm
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bouncity

Bouncity Hits 16,000 Users, 325,000 Completed Challenges in A Month

The first month is always tough for most start-ups. Many fInd no tractions, or attract very few early adopters. But that doesn’t seem ...

  • July 9, 2011
  • at 11:18 am
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Yahoo and Koprol Celebrate Anniversary With New Features and Design

It was about 14 months ago that Koprol was acquired by Yahoo. And since then, the location-based service has seen its user growth rate incre...

  • July 8, 2011
  • at 10:00 am
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Trade Minister Mari Elka Pangestu

Indonesian Government Provide a Boost to Local Start-Ups

The digital start-up scene in Indonesia has finally attracted the government’s attention. Through the Department of Commerce, it plans...

  • July 7, 2011
  • at 5:39 pm
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BlackBerry and Justin Bieber: Bringing Canada and Indonesia Together

There are two things that strengthen relations between Indonesia and Canada: BlackBerry and Justin Bieber. Not a surprise, considering these...

  • July 6, 2011
  • at 4:28 pm
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Indonesian Law for Tablets

Government Requires Electronic Gadgets To Have Indonesian Manuals

The Indonesian government’s Ministry of Commerce will revise laws concerning electronic devices, so that tablet computers like the iPad or...

  • July 5, 2011
  • at 11:41 pm
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Indonesians Queue Overnight for Samsung Galaxy Tab Launch

Indonesia is not the most cutting-edge country in Asia when it comes to electronic gadgets. But that does not mean that the public is not en...

  • July 4, 2011
  • at 10:16 pm
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