Posts Tagged: Korea



Asia Pacific participants join winners at Microsoft’s Imagine Cup 2012

credits: Imagine Cup The Asia Pacific region was well-represented in the winner’s circle at the Imagine Cup 2012 Worldwide Finals. ...

  • July 17, 2012
  • at 9:57 am
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CyberAgent Ventures to Open Korea Office and Investment Fund

We’ve received word from CyberAgent Ventures that it will launch a new investment fund in Korea this coming August, as well as a new offic...

  • July 4, 2012
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Facebook Showing Solid Growth in Japan and Korea

New figures from Nielsen/NetRatings indicate that Facebook’s (NASDAQ:FB) reach is extending among Japanese and Korean markets. Their n...

  • June 28, 2012
  • at 1:50 pm
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KakaoTalk Launches WP7 App Today, Games Center Coming Next Month [HANDS-ON]

KakaoTalk, the Korean-made messaging app that’s proving a hit at home and across Asia, now has a version of its app for Windows Phone ...

  • June 21, 2012
  • at 9:37 am
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Korea’s Social App-For-Two Wants to Get Between Couples Everywhere

Korean couples app Between recently crossed the 900,000 download mark and is seeking a new round of funding next month. The app aims to crea...

  • June 19, 2012
  • at 6:08 pm
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Korea to Ban Online Game Items Trading?

A report from Korea Times says that online game items trading will be banned. The reason? The Korean government stated that trading online g...

  • June 15, 2012
  • at 8:58 am
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Dropbox Brings Korean Language to Its Website and Apps, Ready for Galaxy S III Launch

The U.S.-based cloud storage site Dropbox has today launched a Korean-language version of its service. Users in Korea can make use of this r...

  • May 30, 2012
  • at 12:30 pm
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Infographic: A quick guide to the Asian startup scene

After six months in Asia, sixteen flights to eight countries, and interviews with over 100 entrepreneurs, investors, and organizers, Kira Ne...

  • May 22, 2012
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Get things done for just 5 dollars with ‘Vites’

Vites is TaskRabbit made a little more simple. It matches people with talent and/or time, to those who need to get things done. Vites was re...

  • May 17, 2012
  • at 4:30 pm
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Report: Asia Now Has 1 Billion Web Users, And This is What They Do Online

Asia now has more than one billion internet users – or 1.016 billion, to be precise – who amount to 46 percent of the world̵...

  • July 10, 2012
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Overview of venture capitalist industry in South Korea

While the number of venture capital deals has been skyrocketing in South Korea since 2008, acquisitions of startups are still few and far be...

  • July 2, 2012
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Japan’s Food Photo App SnapDish Lands New Key Partnerships

It was just a few weeks ago that we told you about Vuzz Inc’s new SnapDish Android app aiming at a global audience. Today the company ...

  • June 26, 2012
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Mobile messaging apps from Asia you must know about: KakaoTalk, WeChat, Cubie

WeChat, Cubie Messenger, and KakaoTalk are getting millions of users in Asia and beyond.

  • June 19, 2012
  • at 6:52 pm
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Winners of Korean startup conference BeLAUNCH 2012 announced

BeLAUNCH 2012, South Korea’s first global tech startup conference, has announced the four winners of its startup battle competition. H...

  • June 15, 2012
  • at 10:34 am
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Berlin incubator Team Europe enters Korea by starting food ordering service Yogiyo

A version of this article first appeared on beSUCCESS. Berlin-based Team Europe starts several new companies every year together with inves...

  • June 12, 2012
  • at 3:49 pm
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Korean Diablo 3 Players Ask Blizzard to Ban Chinese IPs

Blizzard’s newest drug game, Diablo 3, is busy consuming the lives of everyone worldwide who has purchased it over the past week or so...

  • May 25, 2012
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Facebook’s Prospects in Asia

Facebook’s IPO story is a lot about mobile, international growth, and Asia.

  • May 18, 2012
  • at 12:00 pm
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CrowdStar Continues Mobile Gaming Push, with Top Girl Localizations for China and Korea

Readers may recall a couple of weeks back that we reported about social game developer CrowdStar, and its partnership to bring its Top Girl ...

  • May 16, 2012
  • at 12:01 am
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