Posts Tagged: mobile

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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Japan’s App Discovery Engine, Peepapp, Works Great With Friends [PICS]

10 days ago, we shared with you about Peepapp. In short, Peepapp helps you discover new and trending apps through your social connections. I...

  • December 3, 2011
  • at 10:08 pm
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$899.99 Kongfu English App Has 3,000 Downloads, for $2.7 Million!

Two weeks ago, I wrote about Kongfu English. You know, the app that costs a whopping $899.99 on iTunes? Yeah… it was also the app that mad...

  • December 2, 2011
  • at 9:00 am
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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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Mobile App Squiryl Wants To Replace Loyalty Cards in Your Wallet

Squiryl is a mobile app that digitizes loyalty cards. So instead of having a bunch of loyalty cards in your wallet, all you need is the Squi...

  • December 2, 2011
  • at 9:58 pm
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Super Ball Escape: Accelerometer-based Game Literally Takes Gameplay to a New Level

I’ve never liked accelerometer-based mobile games. But I decided to give Super Ball Escape a try when I learned that it was available for ...

  • December 1, 2011
  • at 2:28 pm
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