Posts Tagged: Mark Zuckerberg

The Asian continent needs a Burning Man to be innovative

Silicon Valley founders are often jumping over to Burning Man for creative inspiration, but Asian founders don’t have this kind of outlet....

  • September 6, 2014
  • at 10:00 am
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Mark Zuckerberg visits his psychotherapist in this bizarre TV ad for WeChat

Mark Zuckerberg visits his psychotherapist in this bizarre TV ad for WeChat

WeChat has come out with a bizarre new ad that features Facebook founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg visiting his psychotherapist. Sorta.

  • April 24, 2014
  • at 1:10 pm
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With the NSA, America is becoming more like Asia

The NSA's revelations are teaching us so much about what governments can do with technology, and how much information they can collect. Some...

  • October 3, 2013
  • at 4:00 pm
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As Zuckerberg Visits Japan, Dentsu Extends Facebook Ad Sales Deal

Japanese advertising giant Dentsu (TYO:4324) announced (pdf) with Facebook today that their one year partnership, which saw Dentsu act as th...

  • March 30, 2012
  • at 8:00 pm
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Apparently, China is Trying to Buy Facebook

Maybe it’s decided that Facebook is the lesser of two evils when it comes to Western social networks. Maybe it’s just Beijing bu...

  • July 4, 2011
  • at 9:08 pm
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Can Facebook Succeed In China?

Update 2: Reuters reported that someone familiar with the subject said that Facebook has not signed any agreement with any company in China ...

  • April 10, 2011
  • at 1:05 pm
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China Blogger: “I’m More Real than Zuckerberg’s Dog”

How would you feel if your Facebook account is suddenly suspended? Lost and angry? That was what Chinese blogger and activist, Michael Anti ...

  • March 9, 2011
  • at 10:52 pm
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The Facebook Valuation over Time and Reality Check

Facebook has come a long way. From 2004 to 2011, it has grown to a monstrous valuation of $50 billion. Looking through the timeline (below),...

  • January 14, 2011
  • at 5:16 am
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Mark Zuckerberg in China, visits Baidu, Sina, Alibaba and more

Facebook CEO, Mark Zuckerberg is certainly maximizing his trip in China. His first stop was Beijing, where he visited Baidu and Sina. While ...

  • December 28, 2010
  • at 10:00 pm
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A Los Angeles crowd goes in search of 36 plastic Angry Bird orbs stuffed with cash. Photo courtesy of Time.

Because we all love free money, startups should try marketing with a @HiddenCash scavenger hunt

An enterprising startup should bring the @HiddenCash concept to Asia, and here’s why.

  • July 15, 2014
  • at 12:00 pm
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Zuckerberg says Philippine telco’s initiative is a model for more connected communities

At Mobile World Congress in Barcelona yesterday, Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg stated that the number of people in the Philippines us...

  • February 25, 2014
  • at 4:30 pm
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Alibaba’s Jack Ma joins Silicon Valley luminaries as sponsor of major science prize

As we saw at Jack Ma’s final speech as Alibaba CEO, the e-commerce magnate has a passion for science. Today, the Alibaba founder is th...

  • September 27, 2013
  • at 1:30 pm
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Mark Zuckerberg is in China…Who Cares?

Mark Zuckerberg, I’m sure you’re aware, has been spotted in China. Whenever this happens — and it has happened before R...

  • March 29, 2012
  • at 11:30 am
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Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg to Visit China Again This Year

At Reuters’s Global Technology Summit on Thursday, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg and COO Sheryl Sandberg have again cemented Facebook...

  • May 20, 2011
  • at 11:18 am
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Asia’s Mark Zuckerberg, Alibaba and ‘Made in China’

If I may comment, I think Alibaba’s lead founder Jack Ma is Asia’s ‘Mark Zuckerberg’. I just read Forbes’s story on Jack Ma’s fi...

  • March 28, 2011
  • at 12:11 am
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8 out of 10 Facebook users in China are Males

Facebook is banned in China. But somehow, the number of Facebok users in China has ballooned in recent months, almost reaching 700,000. I go...

  • February 24, 2011
  • at 11:11 am
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Can Singapore produce her own Mark Zuckerberg?

Jeffrey Paine (right) is one of the most renowned figures in Singapore with deep knowledge in technology, entrepreneurship and funding. He i...

  • January 5, 2011
  • at 9:30 am
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Person of the Year: Steve Jobs or Mark Zuckerberg? [POLL]

Steve Job or Mark Zuckerberg? Read on before taking our one-question poll. TIME named Mark Zuckerberg as the Person of the Year 2010. The ma...

  • December 26, 2010
  • at 12:17 pm
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