Posts Tagged: mobile



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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Micromax A85, from a Chinese OEM, is India’s Cheapest Android Dual-Core Smartphone

India’s up-and-coming telco Micromax is about to make its first move into the higher-end smartphone segment with the new A85, an Nvidi...

  • November 10, 2011
  • at 4:30 pm
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Vending Machine Check-in

How Coca-Cola is Gamifying Vending Machines in Japan

Coca-Cola (NYSE:KO) wants its customers in Japan to get to know their favorite vending machines a little better. In the company’s late...

  • November 10, 2011
  • at 10:00 am
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Qiuqiu: China’s Android App Recommendation Engine

How do you find good Android apps? Most would find it under the Android marketplace listing, or read blogs to find out about the latest cool...

  • November 8, 2011
  • at 9:00 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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dena-asia

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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Facebook: India to be Number 1 User-Base Soon, With Booming Mobile Usage

Facebook’s VP for mobile, Vaughan Smith, has expressed his great confidence in India, saying that the country will likely rise to be F...

  • November 10, 2011
  • at 12:30 pm
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DeNA Partners With Daum To Promote Mobage In South Korea

DeNA (TYO:2432) is moving full steam ahead in recent months. And today we learned from the mobile gaming company that it has signed a memor...

  • November 8, 2011
  • at 5:57 pm
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With Analytics, Ads, and Dev Tools, Umeng is Powering Chinese Apps

Umeng is an analytics and in-app platform for iOS and Android apps that’s a Chinese rival to the American service Tapjoy. The Beijing-...

  • November 7, 2011
  • at 3:45 pm
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