Posts Tagged: mobile


“White-label” Mobile Social Platform, Mozat, Boasts 18 Million Users Worldwide

Mozat, which describes itself as a “white-label” mobile social service platform for operators, has captured some attention in recent mon...

  • December 22, 2011
  • at 9:18 am
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12 Major Android Stories From Across Asia in 2011

2011 has been a big year for Android in Asia, hitting milestones in Japan and South Korea, whilst also expanding the smartphone ecosystem ac...

  • December 21, 2011
  • at 11:00 am
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Web, Smartphones, and Social Media are Thriving in Hong Kong, Taiwan, Macau [INFOGRAPHIC]

The Infographic of the Day series visually expresses important stories from Asia and the world of technology. Across Asia, countries seem to...

  • December 20, 2011
  • at 2:00 pm
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China Unicom Adds More 3G Subscribers, But Still Waiting for Boost from iPhone 4S

China Unicom (NYSE:CHU; HKG:0762), the country’s second-largest mobile telco, has revealed its user statistics up to the end of Novemb...

  • December 20, 2011
  • at 9:30 am
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KDDI Teams with Total Immersion for Powerful AR Development

Today Japan’s second largest telecom, KDDI (34 million subscribers), announced its strategic partnership with French Augmented Reality...

  • December 16, 2011
  • at 12:17 pm
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Who Needs PCs? Vietnam, Cambodia, and Laos Opt For the Mobile Web [INFOGRAPHIC]

The Infographic of the Day series visually expresses important stories from Asia and the world of technology. Vietnam, Cambodia, and Laos ar...

  • December 12, 2011
  • at 3:30 pm
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Social and Mobile, This is How India Enjoys the Internet [INFOGRAPHIC]

The Infographic of the Day series visually expresses important stories from Asia and the world of technology. India and China are often ment...

  • December 8, 2011
  • at 11:00 pm
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With 4 Million Users, Is TuDing the Closest to Being China’s Instagram?

The inevitable rush to build an Instagram-like photo-sharing app that’s localized for China has resulted in a nice, wide variety of ap...

  • December 7, 2011
  • at 10:00 am
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Insights from Spil Games on Mobile and Gaming in Asia

Thanks to Serkan Toto (@serkantoto on Twitter) for pointing out this talk from Spil Games entitled The State of HTML5 Games in Asia. Of cour...

  • December 5, 2011
  • at 1:00 pm
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Actress Maki Horikita and actor Ken Watabe at Docomo phone event

Japanese Carriers Form Consortium to Coordinate NFC Standards Adoption

Today Docomo (NYSE:DCM) announced the formation of a consortium with other Japanese carriers Softbank (TYO:9433) and KDDI (TYO:9984), in an ...

  • December 21, 2011
  • at 7:00 pm
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Amobee Continues Asia Push with Partnerships in Indonesia, Vietnam

Amobee, a leading mobile advertising company based out of California, announced a partnership with MCM Group, a digital media and marketing ...

  • December 20, 2011
  • at 9:00 pm
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Dell Unveils First Ever Smartphone Running Baidu’s Android-Based OS

This morning in Beijing, the American company Dell (NASDAQ:DELL) is unveiling a smartphone that runs Baidu’s (NASDAQ:BIDU) newly-launc...

  • December 20, 2011
  • at 11:48 am
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Thanks To A Startup, Laos Will Have An Official Lao Unicode Font in 2012

For many years, the people of Laos haven’t been able to use the Lao language on their mobile phones because it isn’t standardized or sup...

  • December 19, 2011
  • at 9:08 am
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Baidu Japan Acquires Simeji Mobile App Team, For Added Japanese Typing Fun

The Japanese subsidiary of Baidu (NASDAQ:BIDU), the Chinese search engine giant, has acquired the small startup team behind the Simeji input...

  • December 13, 2011
  • at 3:32 pm
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Entrepreneur Hopes Sharing Videos From Smartphones is Next Big Thing

The former CTO of video-streaming sites Tudou (NASDAQ:TUDO) and Ku6 has reinvented himself as an entrepreneur, and now has his first app ava...

  • December 9, 2011
  • at 8:00 pm
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Beijing’s Central Business District Gets Wi-fi

The Beijing News reports that the whole 3.99 square kilometers of the Beijing CBD (Central Business District) is to be covered with a wirele...

  • December 8, 2011
  • at 5:07 pm
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Will Asia Step Up and Be Counted Among Best Mobile Innovators?

As part of the CeBIT 2012 conference in Germany, the CODE_n12 contest is seeking out the 50 best mobile innovators from around the world. In...

  • December 6, 2011
  • at 4:00 pm
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Japan’s Mobile Giant I-Freek Opens First International Office in Singapore

I-Freek (3845:Hercules) is a listed company that business revolves around the mobile Internet sector in Japan, including everything from con...

  • December 5, 2011
  • at 9:00 am
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