Posts Tagged: social networks


Spottly launches video sharing as it tries to grow its social network for travellers

Spottly, a Pinterest-esque social network for the wanderlust-prone, has been active for over a year. Tech in Asia caught up with the Hong Ko...

  • September 19, 2014
  • at 4:00 am
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Chinese social network for following celebs – or even becoming one – secures $6.5M funding

Xingyun, a Chinese niche social network, has just raised an RMB 40 million (US$6.5 million) series A round of funding led by Shenzhen Capita...

  • August 27, 2014
  • at 8:00 pm
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Renren and Facebook Both Post Net Losses: Does This Spell Trouble for Social Media?

Facebook’s post-IPO doldrums have been the talk of the town in international tech circles, and the company’s posting a net loss ...

  • August 10, 2012
  • at 5:46 am
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Social Networking War in India: Facebook vs Orkut

In my previous post on Social Media in India: Statistics and Insights, I wrote about the top social networking trends in India. The article ...

  • January 25, 2011
  • at 2:58 pm
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Renren invests $40 million in Chinese stock market social network

The Chinese government hopes to boost local stocks with foreign cash, so investors and prospective investors will be keen to seek out a serv...

  • September 12, 2014
  • at 6:18 pm
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After curious reverse takeover, Singapore’s Yuuzoo buys games provider IAHGames

Among tech startup circles in Singapore, Yuuzoo is not a tech company that’s particularly well-known. But the social media and e-comme...

  • May 14, 2013
  • at 4:43 pm
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Derek Ling, CEO of Tianji, Talks On Professional Social Networks In China

Derek Ling is the CEO and founder of Tianji, the largest professional social networking site (SNS) in China with over 6 million registered u...

  • June 10, 2011
  • at 10:40 am
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