Posts Tagged: mobile



Chinese Mobile Browser UC Web Brings Lawsuit Against Tencent

According to a report from Marbridge Consulting, UC Web, the Chinese mobile browser company with Lei Jun as one of its co-founders, today sa...

  • November 4, 2011
  • at 11:00 pm
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Now Some Beijingers Can Swipe Phones to Board Subways, Buses, Etc.

For some Beijingers, the blue yikatong public transit cards — which you can use to get on subways, public buses, and even pay the occa...

  • November 4, 2011
  • at 11:13 am
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China Surpasses UK in Terms of App Usage, Billions of Sore Thumbs Reported [INFOGRAPHIC]

The Infographic of the Day series visually expresses important stories from Asia and the world of technology. Some new stats and infographic...

  • November 3, 2011
  • at 8:30 pm
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Parking Gets Easier With Refreshed Summon Auntie Mobile App

The popular Summon Auntie app has pushed out a fresh update. There are a few improvements, as it is now more accurate and includes more usef...

  • October 27, 2011
  • at 9:00 am
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Group-Messaging App KakaoTalk, with 25 Mil Users, Leads the Way for Korean Start-Ups

Korea-based Kakao Corp is one of the companies who received investment from A-Fund yesterday. The app development start-up made its name wit...

  • October 22, 2011
  • at 6:50 pm
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China Mobile Loses 30% of Campus Market, A Threat to its Future

A new school year in China, a new battle for mobile subscribers amongst China’s three mobile telcos. It’s an annual campus battle, in wh...

  • October 20, 2011
  • at 8:00 pm
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McKinsey: Japan ‘Downright Slow’ Adopting New Technologies

Research firm McKinsey published an interesting report recently summarizing a survey that showed the digital habits of 5000 people across ei...

  • October 17, 2011
  • at 9:00 pm
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3 Reasons Why Japan’s Mobile Gaming Giant, DeNA, is Here in Singapore

After day one at TechVenture last week, I sat down with Tetsuya Mori, managing director of DeNA’s Singapore office. We had a really long c...

  • October 17, 2011
  • at 8:58 am
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Japanese Ad Company Mediba To Open Singapore Office

Japan’s Mediba Inc., an advertising unit owned by KDDI, announced today that it would be establishing an office in Singapore, in an effort...

  • October 13, 2011
  • at 11:00 pm
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How Chinese Game Devs Can Localize Their Gaming Apps for Global Success

Just before lunch, a panel of local and international mobile gaming experts chatted onstage here at 2011CMDC, both to discuss localisation o...

  • November 4, 2011
  • at 8:00 pm
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Voice Messaging App TalkBox Sends 10 Million Voice Messages Each Day

Hong Kong-based start-up TalkBox is a mobile app that basically works like Whatsapp or KakaoTalk. But instead of sending text messages, Talk...

  • November 4, 2011
  • at 9:00 am
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Apple’s Smartphone Brand in China Now Ahead of Nokia

Nokia may be having a rough go of it worldwide, but its brand has always been especially strong in China, where many consider its phones to ...

  • October 27, 2011
  • at 7:00 pm
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Lee Kai Fu Talks About Mobile Internet at Qinghua University

Founder and CEO of Innovation Works, Lee Kai Fu, was a guest speaker at Beijing’s renowned Qinghua University on Saturday night, speak...

  • October 24, 2011
  • at 9:30 am
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Qrion Powers Your Mobile Site With QR Codes and Social Coupons

Qrion is a made-in-Singapore platform for start-ups and small companies to create mobile sites using its WYSIWYG drag-and-drop creator. We&#...

  • October 21, 2011
  • at 9:00 am
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Mydala Crosses 5 Million Subscribers, Launches A New WAP Portal

Indian group buying website, mydala.com has announced that it has crossed five million registered users this week, since its inception in No...

  • October 20, 2011
  • at 1:00 pm
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The Mobage Brand Is Everything to DeNA, Even As It Expands

I have written much about the expansion methods that both DeNA and GREE have adopted in recent months. DeNA’s Mobage has chosen to expand ...

  • October 17, 2011
  • at 2:30 pm
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China’s 3 Mobile Telcos Embrace Group-Messaging Apps, for Free SMS

The upcoming launch of a group-messaging service by China Telecom (NYSE:CHA) next week means that all three Chinese mobile telcos now have f...

  • October 14, 2011
  • at 8:20 pm
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Applog Knows Its Users App Habits

Japan’s Milog Builds Business Around Selling User Data, Angers Android Users

Milog, a Japanese startup focused on Android development, has recently been the recipient of much negative attention regarding its sneaky bu...

  • October 13, 2011
  • at 6:00 pm
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