Posts Tagged: mobile phone


China Eagerly Buying Up Bluetooth Headsets After Cell Phone Driving Ban

I was surprised to hear that among a few new traffic safety laws to go into place in China as of January 1st, 2013, was a ban on using cell ...

  • January 7, 2013
  • at 8:00 pm
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Ring Ring… Hi there, how are you?

We have so many different ways to communicate with others digitally today — text, IM, email, and voice calling. Somehow, I think calli...

  • August 9, 2012
  • at 7:38 pm
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Best Buy Focusing on Mobile Products in Return to China

Last September, we reported that Best Buy would be coming back to China. And now there is official word. Best Buy will be in China as it ann...

  • July 2, 2012
  • at 9:06 am
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Huawei Partners with TAM to Tackle Indonesia’s Mobile Market

Huawei is very serious about competing in Indonesia’s mobile market. After showcasing various mobile phone products at the Indonesia ...

  • August 14, 2011
  • at 2:12 pm
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Bakrie Launches New Mobile Phone Specially For Bali

Good news for Bali residents… Bakrie Telecom has launched a special phone for the region powered by Esia, its CDMA network. The Indone...

  • August 5, 2011
  • at 5:45 pm
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Mobile Internet Users in India and China Want Webpages to Load in Less Than 3 Seconds

With China and India obsessed with the mobile web, and half of Indonesian web surfers using mobile for their internet needs, the mobile web ...

  • July 24, 2011
  • at 11:00 am
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Smaato launches new SDKs that enables rich media ads on mobile platforms

Mobile ad optimizer and mobile advertising company Smaato announced yesterday the launch of new SDKs that support rich media ads on mobile p...

  • July 13, 2011
  • at 2:41 pm
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India Mobile Subscribers Jumps by 13 Million, Still Trails China

According to a report from the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI), the nation’s mobile subscriber base has jumped to over 840 mi...

  • July 8, 2011
  • at 12:56 pm
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Buy Indonesian Comics With Phone Credits

Indonesian digital comic publisher has recently launched a new feature which enables customers to buy content using their mobile ...

  • July 4, 2011
  • at 3:29 pm
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Tourist in China Detained for 5 Days After Using Mobile Phone on Airplane

Chinese airlines don’t care about your phone’s “airplane mode.” Using a mobile phone, even one with airplane mode, a...

  • October 18, 2012
  • at 12:09 am
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Thailand’s MyColorscreen Makes Your Mobile Phone Look Gorgeous

Thailand-based startup, MyColorscreen, is a site that provides you with gorgeous-looking mobile wallpaper. It’s all user-generated and...

  • July 27, 2012
  • at 9:08 am
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KampungPulsa Makes Buying Phone Credits Easy, Plans to Sell Over Social Media

In Indonesia, where everybody is well connected via mobile phones, most telcos try to give the best deals to provide cheap calls and messagi...

  • September 29, 2011
  • at 10:00 pm
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Indonesia’s Smartfren Phone Selling for $17. Yes, Really.

As many in Indonesia are celebrating Ramadan, another new mobile phone is coming to town. Smartfren, an Indonesian phone brand from local te...

  • August 12, 2011
  • at 3:58 pm
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Indonesian Government Moves to Shut Down 20 Illegal Music Download Sites

Attention music lovers in Indonesia – the government is moving today to shut down websites which illegally provide music download link...

  • July 27, 2011
  • at 4:00 pm
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Indonesia: A Mobile-centric Nation

At last week’s IDBTYE event in Indonesia, Andy Zain gave a speech about Indonesia’s digital habits and the success of mig33, a popular m...

  • July 19, 2011
  • at 10:00 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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Spice Launches First Transformer Phone in India

India’s leading mobile manufacturer Spice Mobile (S Mobility) has introduced the nation’s first shape-shifting phone, known as the “Tr...

  • July 4, 2011
  • at 11:25 pm
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Indonesia’s $3 Mobile Phone Insurance

Leading Indonesian insurance company, PT Asuransi Sinarmas, now provides a a remarkably cheap insurance program for local mobile phone consu...

  • June 15, 2011
  • at 5:08 pm
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