Posts Tagged: mobile

A Portrait of Indonesia’s Very Young, Social, Mobile Web Users [INFOGRAPHIC]

The Infographic of the Day series visually expresses important stories from Asia and the world of technology. Indonesia’s web users ar...

  • December 1, 2011
  • at 12:48 pm
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Has Local Currency Boosted Downloads in China iTunes App Store? Distimo Says Yes

When we first broke the news about China’s app store offering apps in RMB – making payment much easier, with lots of common bank/deb...

  • November 29, 2011
  • at 10:38 pm
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How Asia is Going Social, Mobile, on the Web [INFOGRAPHIC]

Branding and PR agency We Are Social has created a vital and up-to-date overview of all that’s happening in social, digital, and mobile in...

  • November 29, 2011
  • at 3:00 pm
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Rumor: Microsoft Picks a Retail Partner for WP7 Launch in China in 2012

Rumors in the Chinese business media suggest that Microsoft (NASDAQ:MSFT) is poised to launch its mobile OS, Windows Phone 7 (WP7) officiall...

  • November 25, 2011
  • at 8:00 pm
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QQ Browser App Goes Global, Now In the Getjar App Store

Tencent (HKG:0700), the Chinese social media giant, is taking its QQ Browser app global having signed a deal with the American third-party A...

  • November 24, 2011
  • at 1:30 pm
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Singapore’s Swiff Works Like Square, But For B2B

As many already know, Square, the oh-so-convenient mobile payment system, is only available in the U.S. So Asians like me can only read and ...

  • November 22, 2011
  • at 4:25 pm
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EA Sticks Madhouse Ads in iOS ‘Freemium’ Games for China

Madhouse, the largest mobile ad network in China, has teamed up with Electronic Arts (NASDAQ:ERTS) – aka EA – to put live ads in...

  • November 17, 2011
  • at 4:20 pm
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Show Avenue App Uses LBS To Find Events in Singapore (You Can Delete SG Events App Now!)

Show Avenue uses location-based services (LBS) to help users find events in Singapore. Event listings are just a couple of swipes away and t...

  • November 17, 2011
  • at 9:00 am
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GREE Scores FIFA Social Mobile Game for Japan

Japanese social mobile gaming company GREE (TYO:3632) just scored a big-name title for for its social networking service. Starting today, it...

  • November 15, 2011
  • at 11:00 am
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Henri Holm (SVP Asia) Announces Angry Birds Japan

Angry Birds Landing in Japan. But Will It Succeed?

Yesterday at the Techcrunch Tokyo 2011 event there was a panel discussion regarding starting a company aboard, specifically in Silicon Valle...

  • December 1, 2011
  • at 9:03 am
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Games Back in South Korea’s Android Market

When the South Korean government announced that all games would need to be approved by the games rating board before being sold in the count...

  • November 29, 2011
  • at 4:30 pm
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I Got Conned and Wasted $0.99 on a Chinese Health App

So, I was interested to find out more about Chinese health apps. And I came across one called Jian Kang Guan Jia, which literally means heal...

  • November 27, 2011
  • at 10:30 am
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With Android-based iQQ, Does Tencent Finally Have a Mobile Strategy?

Tencent (HKG:0700), China’s social media giant, has been really good at building Android apps of late, but it has always lacked a cohe...

  • November 24, 2011
  • at 10:20 pm
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Japan’s Peepapp Lets You Stalk and Explore Friends’ Mobile Apps

There are millions of mobile apps out there and it is always a problem finding the very best. We can rely on iTunes’ list of best apps whi...

  • November 23, 2011
  • at 9:00 pm
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GREE and KDDI Join Forces to Sue DeNA, Asking for 1 Billon Yen

The continuing competition between GREE (TYO:3632) and DeNA (TYO:2432) is getting even more interesting, as we just received a note that GRE...

  • November 21, 2011
  • at 8:40 pm
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Google Smartphone User Study Shows China’s Mobile Advertising Opportunities Are Huge

Guest author Julia Q. Zhu is a leading expert on international e-commerce in China and the Asia Pacific region. She formerly held multiple m...

  • November 17, 2011
  • at 10:00 am
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China’s Explosion in Weibo and E-Commerce Usage, Across the Social Divides [INFOGRAPHIC]

Market research firm Synovate has some new insights into Chinese netizens usage of the web – how it differs between poorer and richer citi...

  • November 15, 2011
  • at 12:48 pm
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India’s Check-in Service Mojostreet Finds One Mobile Platform Outperforms Others

Earlier this year we told you about Indian location-based service Mojostreet, a promising start-up that received $350,000 in funding in Apri...

  • November 15, 2011
  • at 10:08 am
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