Posts Tagged: location

Nha Nha app launches to take on Google Maps in Vietnam

Coc Coc, arguably Google's biggest competitor in Vietnam has just released an iOS app that competes with Google Maps. And guess what? The da...

  • February 26, 2014
  • at 3:00 pm
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Pure Social, Location, and Mobile: A Tough Nut to Crack

‘Social, location, and mobile’ is often dubbed SoLoMo for short, and it’s one of the most annoying buzzwords used within tech circles ...

  • February 4, 2013
  • at 1:20 pm
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Nokia and Jiepang Team-Up for NFC Check-In Trials Across China

Chinese location-based service Jiepang is once again teaming up with Nokia to bring NFC-enabled check-ins to venues across China. When we sp...

  • August 25, 2011
  • at 8:00 pm
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Chinese Start-Up 16Fun Wants to Game-ify Your Check-Ins

16Fun - which is a pun on "On the road fun" in Chinese - is a small start-up that totally game-ifies its location-based service (LBS) to the...

  • August 18, 2011
  • at 9:00 am
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Food Mobile App Menoo Mashes Location, NFC, and Social Into One

You might often find yourself stuck in this situation: while driving or looking around someplace, you’re very hungry but you don’t know ...

  • August 11, 2011
  • at 10:00 pm
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Exclusive: Location-based Startup, GeoSocials Scores Big On iTunes

We love sharing good news about start-ups, so here’s one from India today. GeoSocials, the location-based gaming start-up, has scored big ...

  • August 2, 2011
  • at 11:00 pm
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Google’s Korea Office Raided By Police

The business of collecting user data continues to be a very dangerous one, as news today tells of Google in hot water with South Korean poli...

  • May 3, 2011
  • at 2:21 pm
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Ruckus Wireless Acquires Singapore’s Location-based Startup YFind

Headquartered in Sunnyvale, California, Ruckus Wireless, Inc. (NYSE: RKUS), has just announced that it has fully acquired Singapore’s loca...

  • July 24, 2013
  • at 12:17 am
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Zazzer Mixes Social, Group Messaging, and LBS – But Will It Blend?

A Chinese start-up is going very ‘elastic’ by mixing location (LBS), social, and IM/group messaging into its Zazzer service, whi...

  • August 26, 2011
  • at 2:44 pm
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Indian Start-up, Qub3, Mashes Location, Deals, and Content into one App

Imagine a single app that combined content, games, and deals all into one. Sounds like an one-stop app for your daily mobile needs, right? P...

  • August 19, 2011
  • at 10:00 am
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At Start-Up Weekend Taipei the Winner is… FoodJing

The inaugural Start-up Weekend Taipei wrapped up yesterday evening, and local foodie site emerged the winner. For impressing th...

  • August 15, 2011
  • at 9:00 pm
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Stealth LBS Start-up Mojostreet Explains Its Service and Plans

After receiving US$350,000 of seed funding around April this year, team Mojostreet continues to work on its location-based service (LBS) ide...

  • August 5, 2011
  • at 11:18 pm
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Founder of GeoSocials: It’s Not a SCVNGR Clone!

‘SoLoMo,’ or ‘Social, location, and mobile,’ is one of the biggest mashups in today’s tech start-up scene. Just to name a few R...

  • July 28, 2011
  • at 5:41 pm
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Find Mass Times At Your Church With SG Catholics iPhone App

Roman Catholics, here’s an iPhone app just for you. It’s Easter Sunday tomorrow and SG Catholics (via iTunes) can help you find ...

  • April 23, 2011
  • at 2:18 pm
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