Posts Tagged: soccer

Seeing strong demand, Alibaba raises share price range for this week’s IPO

The 9-month bachelor party: here’s everything Alibaba invested in or acquired in 2014

Alibaba invested in or bought outright multiple companies, spending so much money that some have referred to 2014 thus far as Alibaba's "bac...

  • September 16, 2014
  • at 5:00 pm
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2014 World Cup app

Pakistan startup hopes for a global win with 2014 World Cup scoring and text commentary app

This new scoring and text commentary app for the 2014 World Cup touts itself as the best and most useful football app. Perhaps surprisingly,...

  • June 20, 2014
  • at 11:29 am
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Alibaba buys 50% stake in Chinese soccer team for $192 million

Many fans were surprised that Alibaba didn't buy the local team in Hangzhou, where Alibaba was founded and is based.

  • June 5, 2014
  • at 12:32 pm
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FIFA Online 3

Garena Online to send one lucky winner to Manchester showdown to mark launch of FIFA Online 3

Good news to football fans in Singapore and Malaysia, as Garena will be sending one lucky winner an all-expense paid trip to watch the Manch...

  • September 4, 2013
  • at 11:00 am
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Konami Brings Asian Champions League Teams to Pro Evolution Soccer 2014, Courting Asian Gamers?

Konami Brings Asian Champions League Teams to Pro Evolution Soccer 2014, Courting Asian Gamers?

When it comes to soccer1, there’s one brand global video gamers prefer: FIFA. Despite being the product of America’s two-time &#...

  • April 24, 2013
  • at 2:35 am
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Japan Women World cup

Stay Classy USA: “Japs” is Trending Topic After Japan Wins World Cup

After the Japan women’s football team beat America in penalties early this morning, there was no shortage of congratulations and from ...

  • July 18, 2011
  • at 10:00 am
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big data World Cup predictions

Baidu claims its data is more accurate than Microsoft, Paul the Octopus, at World Cup predictions

China’s top search engine, Baidu, says it scored 100 percent accuracy in predicting the outcome of World Cup quarter-final and group of 16...

  • July 9, 2014
  • at 9:18 pm
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Bet against your Facebook friends on this year’s World Cup with the help of

If you’re like some of us at Tech In Asia, you’re staying up late into the night (or early morning) to catch a glimpse of amazing goals ...

  • June 18, 2014
  • at 3:30 pm
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Thai telco True launches Manchester United special edition phone

We’ve talked before about how each of the big three telcos in Thailand has its own branded phones. True Beyond is a phone brand under True...

  • September 10, 2013
  • at 4:00 pm
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Giant Interactive

Game Developers Challenge Chinese National Team to High-Stakes Soccer Match

China’s national men’s soccer team — yes, I called it soccer, get over it — is not having a great month. The team, w...

  • June 20, 2013
  • at 11:00 am
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FIFA World Class Scocer

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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5 Amazing Soccer Commercials Ever Made

In celebration of this Sunday’s World Cup final, Adfreak has put together 10 best soccer commercials we’ve ever seen. We caught ...

  • July 11, 2010
  • at 12:01 am
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