Posts Tagged: Spain

BBC delivering news in Line app

Spread the news: BBC takes to popular messaging app Line

The BBC has just started using the popular messaging app Line to share news.

  • September 17, 2014
  • at 9:05 pm
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Japanese e-commerce titan Rakuten sets its sights on Spain with new marketplace

Rakuten, the leading e-commerce platform in Japan, announced today that it has launched a new online marketplace in Spain. Users that log on...

  • October 11, 2013
  • at 1:15 pm
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Line reveals latest user numbers, august 2013

Line reveals latest user numbers in Japan, Thailand, Taiwan, Indonesia

At today’s annual event for NHN’s popular messaging app, Line, the company revealed a bunch of new user numbers in various countries. Li...

  • August 21, 2013
  • at 3:15 pm
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Here’s a Heatmap of WeChat Users Around the World

The WeChat messaging app seems to be China’s biggest social media export to date. But, apart from Tencent telling us that the “f...

  • January 14, 2013
  • at 12:08 pm
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Makehappy Gives Indian E-Commerce a Charitable Twist

Makehappy is an experiment in charitable and social e-commerce that was created to make people feel good about shopping online. Launched on ...

  • February 9, 2012
  • at 2:30 pm
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Rakuten: Viber has 608 million registered accounts, is the future of our company

Viber's company's growth comes at a time when Rakuten wants to make the messaging service an essential component of the larger conglomerate.

  • August 4, 2014
  • at 4:59 pm
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Huawei is quietly taking over the world, minus the US

Fed up with the US government’s allegations that its technology could be used for espionage, a vice president from Chinese telecommuni...

  • October 3, 2013
  • at 6:00 pm
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Crowdbaron, Real estate crowdfunding

Crowdbaron Brings Real Estate Crowdfunding to Asia

We’ve seen crowdfunding been put to use for zany gadgets and enacting positive social change, but we’ve not yet seen it being us...

  • May 6, 2013
  • at 8:00 pm
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Su casa es mi casa: Rakuten Acquires Spanish Online Video Service

Japan’s e-commerce giant Rakuten (JSD:4755) announced today that it has acquired Spanish online video service, This deal cam...

  • June 13, 2012
  • at 10:05 pm
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Where no Singapore startup has gone before

Wilson Toh and Khur Boon Kgim, co-founders of Connaxion, left no stones unturned in their search for opportunity. They soon found themselves...

  • July 18, 2011
  • at 10:22 am
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