Posts Tagged: mobile



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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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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Singapore Leads in Non-PC Traffic, Japan Leads Mobile [REPORT]

A new report from comScore gives insight into the shift of internet traffic onto what it calls ‘non-computer devices.’ These are...

  • October 11, 2011
  • at 12:08 pm
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China Cripples Android With Fitful Blocks of Gmail, Market Apps

Google’s chronicle of woes in China has grown even larger, with the apparent Great Firewall block of Android’s Market and Gmail ...

  • October 10, 2011
  • at 2:00 pm
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Mix: China’s Sexiest, Most Flirtatious Social Network

A Chinese start-up has this week launched China’s most flirtatious social network, called Mix. It’s a mobile- and LBS-based serv...

  • October 7, 2011
  • at 2:00 pm
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Mobile Location Based Games to See Massive Growth in Japan

Location based services (LBS) garnered quite a bit of attention last year with new services like Foursquare and Gowalla battling over market...

  • October 6, 2011
  • at 12:30 pm
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Favspot: Location-based Bookmarking on Your Mobile

Favspot is a location-based service that helps you check-in and save all the locations you have visited and hope to visit in the future. It ...

  • October 4, 2011
  • at 5:30 pm
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Pornographic Mobile Sites Flourish in China, As Set-Up Gets Easier

Chinese authorities are playing an increasingly fast-paced game of whack-a-mole with mobile/WAP pornography sites in China, with numerous co...

  • October 4, 2011
  • at 3:00 pm
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LobangClub App Hits Number One on iTunes Singapore

Update: Guyi Shen (I call him lobang king) told me that his LobangClub App has received about 2,000 downloads just on Wednesday alone. He is...

  • September 29, 2011
  • at 8:08 pm
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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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Youku’s iOS App Hits 7.9 Million Downloads, Allows Users to Upload Videos In-App

Youku (NYSE:YOKU) has released a major update for its iPhone and iPad app. One of the main features within this update is a sexy radial butt...

  • October 11, 2011
  • at 10:56 pm
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How a Start-up Fights to Bring Local Language to Mobile Phones in Laos

Most of us have mobile phones in our preferred language. Now imagine trying to use a phone whose software is all in a foreign language. I be...

  • October 10, 2011
  • at 10:18 pm
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Connectindia.in Hits 100,000 Customers Milestone, On Track For $5 Million Annual Revenue

Connectindia.in is an internet and mobile plan e-commerce marketplace in India which recently announced passing its 100,000 customers milest...

  • October 8, 2011
  • at 9:31 pm
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Indian Smartphone Users Move Towards Data, Games and Content, Away From SMS

A new report by Nielsen India reveals that a seismic shift is happening in mobile usage in the country: Indian smartphone users are now spen...

  • October 6, 2011
  • at 5:29 pm
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5 of the Best Chinese Photo-Sharing Apps

Photo-sharing apps and smartphones go together like the proverbial horse and carriage. So in China it’s no surprise that dozens of sta...

  • October 5, 2011
  • at 5:08 pm
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India’s First Islamic Phone, for Faithful on a Budget

India will soon get its first-ever Islamic mobile phone that has been custom-built for Muslim consumers, filled with relevant apps such as a...

  • October 4, 2011
  • at 4:20 pm
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WeiboCall Brings Free VoIP Calls to Weibo Lovers

A Hangzhou-based start-up has snagged the fantastically gimmicky name WeiboCall – incorporating the word for China’s popular mic...

  • October 3, 2011
  • at 10:41 pm
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India To Launch its $35 Tablet on October 5th [REPORT]

Speaking at an awards ceremony for Technology in Education, Kapil Sibal, the communications and information technology minister, announced t...

  • September 29, 2011
  • at 7:00 pm
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