Posts Tagged: koprol



Cheatsheet of startup acquisitions in Southeast Asia

Here's a quick guide to the past exits that have happened in the region.

  • April 11, 2014
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After Yahoo, Koprol Founders Set up Ice House and Barito Labs

Yahoo acquired Koprol before it got into trouble. And after two years, Koprol was shut down. So moving on, the good folks from the Koprol te...

  • July 24, 2012
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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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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
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Indonesia Digest – 13 Jul

Here you can find some interesting startup news from Indonesia, not only in its capital, Jakarta, but also other their tech startup hubs suc...

  • July 13, 2011
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Indonesia Digest – 7 Jul

Here you can find some interesting startup news from Indonesia, not only in its capital, Jakarta, but also other their tech startup hubs suc...

  • July 7, 2011
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Indonesians “Are As Good As People Here” in Silicon Valley

Finally! That’s what I thought after the news got to me, Yahoo! Koprol – which just launched Koprol for Business this year- was ...

  • May 6, 2011
  • at 8:38 am
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TWIA #62: O Smithy, Where art thou?

Yes, everyone is checking out on Smithy’s location these days. Yet, the news of the week from TenCube being acquired by McAfee to Goog...

  • August 3, 2010
  • at 12:20 am
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TWIA #55: The Story behind Yahoo-Koprol

The acquisition of Koprol by Yahoo is probably the most important tech event which rocked Southeast Asia this year. With the founders of Kop...

  • June 30, 2010
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Work Hard, Play Hard: Koprol Founders Launch Ice House With a Halloween Party

Ice House, an Indonesian software development startup for the mobile web, wanted to display the Silicon Valley ‘work hard play hard’ eth...

  • October 31, 2012
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Yahoo returns Indonesia’s Koprol back to its founders after saying it wants to shut the service down

Yahoo has returned Koprol, an Indonesia-based Foursquare-like service, back to its owners, reported tech blogs DailySocial and TheNextWeb...

  • July 24, 2012
  • at 3:05 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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Koprol, Elasitas, Bouncity Now Integrated with BlackBerry’s BBM6

We just received some great news from RIM that three Asian developers have integrated their apps into BlackBerry’s latest messenger servic...

  • July 29, 2011
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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
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Location-Based Bouncity Launches: Ready for the Challenge?

Bouncity is a location-based gaming platform and is just one of the many great products developed by PhaseDev (WayangForce is also by these ...

  • June 9, 2011
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TWIA #66: The Worlds of Tencent & Sekai Camera

Our TWIA producer, Mike Foong is finally back with the crew in the virtual studio after 3 months of hiatus, with also one of our highest rec...

  • August 31, 2010
  • at 2:29 pm
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TWIA #58: Live from Open Web Asia SEA

It has been an exciting week for the Malaysia web/tech scene with the Open Web Asia – Southeast Asia conference happening in Kuala Lum...

  • July 18, 2010
  • at 7:57 pm
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TWIA #50: Live from Echelon 2010

Coming live from Echelon 2010 on 2 June with the largest panel ever assembled and a major announcement, the TWIA crew is in full force for t...

  • June 12, 2010
  • at 11:28 pm
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