Posts Tagged: NASDAQ:GOOG

Google Public Alerts for disasters in Japan

Google Launches Online Public Alerts for Disaster Warnings in Japan

Japan already has a sophisticated and trigger-quick public alerts system for disasters like earthquakes and tsunami – and now Google (...

  • March 7, 2013
  • at 4:05 pm
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Google Ties up with Kstartup to Support South Korean Entrepreneurs

Over on the Google (NASDAQ:GOOG) blog today, the company is highlighting entrepreneurship in South Korea, as well as its involvement and sup...

  • December 14, 2012
  • at 4:30 pm
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CONFIRMED: Google Shopping Search Engine for China Shuts Today

Google (NASDAQ:GOOG) has just confirmed the closure of its Google Shopping China service, just as we speculated last night. The product sear...

  • December 12, 2012
  • at 11:38 am
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Google's Crisis Response map for Typhoon Pablo

Government, Google, and Citizens Come Together for Crisis Response in the Philippines

Folks in the Philippines have been hit by another typhoon over the past few days, as Typhoon Pablo hit on Monday. More than 40,000 people we...

  • December 5, 2012
  • at 11:00 am
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Singaporean Students Show They’re Good Netizens, Win Trip to Google HQ [VIDEOS]

We all know how easy it is to fall prey to cyber crimes. So in the spirit of educating youths on practising good online habits, Google and t...

  • November 19, 2012
  • at 10:00 pm
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Google and Globe Telecom Introduce Data-Free Mobile Search, Gmail, Google Plus in Philippines

While the smartphone revolution is well established in most mature mobile markets, there’s still a long way to go in some countries, p...

  • November 9, 2012
  • at 9:00 am
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India Realizing its Potential as Mega Mobile Market, 4th in Android Downloads Worldwide

Google (NASDAQ:GOOG) has announced today that Android developers in India can now sell paid applications, in-app items, and subscriptions on...

  • October 19, 2012
  • at 1:00 pm
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Google’s Eric Schmidt Drops in on Japan for Nexus 7 Launch

Google (NASDAQ:GOOG) held an event in Tokyo this afternoon to announce some new goodies for the Japanese market. We already told you this mo...

  • September 25, 2012
  • at 1:24 pm
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techinasia news of the week

Tech in Asia: Our Picks for News of the Week [September 22, 2012]

With news of protests all over the world recently, I confess that technology news has been a relief lately for me. Even tech headlines saw s...

  • September 22, 2012
  • at 1:53 pm
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Android prices in China 2013

China’s Tech Ministry Warns of Being Too Dependent on Android

In a recent white paper from China’s tech ministry, MIIT, it warns of China’s huge dependence on Android, Google’s (NASDAQ...

  • March 5, 2013
  • at 11:18 pm
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Google Zeitgeist map

Google Zeitgeist: What was Asia Searching for in 2012?

It’s that time of year again, when we see all sorts of media publishing a barrage of year-in-review pieces. Obviously some are better ...

  • December 13, 2012
  • at 11:00 am
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Google Shopping Search Engine for China to be Shut Tomorrow?

Google (NASDAQ:GOOG) is believed to be shutting down its Google Shopping search engine for China tomorrow (December 12th). According to QQ T...

  • December 11, 2012
  • at 10:18 pm
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After US and Europe, YouTube Original Channels Launch in Japan

There’s word from Google Japan today that its Youtube Original Channels initiative has finally hit Japan. In total, there are 13 promi...

  • November 27, 2012
  • at 4:30 pm
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Find your Way Faster in Singapore with New Google Maps Navigation

Drivers in Singapore will probably rejoice at this news. Google Singapore has announced that Google Maps Navigation (Beta) will now be avail...

  • November 13, 2012
  • at 10:00 am
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CEATEC Japan, Huawei smartphone

Freemium App Revenues on the Rise in Asia and Around the World

App Annie has recently released some figures about the growth of Android and iOS in global markets, including Asia. The company points out t...

  • November 6, 2012
  • at 1:15 pm
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PSY Teaches Google’s Eric Schmidt How to Dance Gangnam Style [Photos]

Here are some fun photos from Google Korea showing PSY’s visit to the company’s Seoul office, where Google (NASDAQ:GOOG) executi...

  • September 27, 2012
  • at 3:09 pm
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google nexus 7 japan

Google Nexus 7 Now Available in Japan

It appears that sometime between yesterday and today, Google (NASDAQ:GOOG) has quietly made its Nexus 7 tablet available for Japan-based con...

  • September 25, 2012
  • at 10:40 am
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Baidu and Google’s Long Lost Search Engine Love Child

I was amusing myself last night by looking back at old blog posts from my days in China, and I stumbled across a fun site that I discovered ...

  • September 22, 2012
  • at 9:20 am
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