Posts Tagged: Taiwan



Vietnam’s Facebook penetration hits over 70%, adding 14 million users in one year

Facebook penetration across Asia is staggering, and arguably the most staggering is Vietnam. It's the leader in the region.

  • September 25, 2013
  • at 2:30 pm
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Twitter sets its sights on Hong Kong and Taiwan, posts job listing for “Greater China”

Twitter is looking to expand its influence into Hong Kong and Taiwan, as indicated by a recent job opening posted on its website, for a ful...

  • September 23, 2013
  • at 7:36 pm
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Space Qube mixes shmups, creativity, and 3D printing into a cool mobile game

This article is part of our coverage of TGS 2013. Be sure to keep an eye out for our new gaming-focused site, Games in Asia, coming soon. I ...

  • September 20, 2013
  • at 6:30 pm
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First look at World of Finger, a unique indie mobile game from Taiwan

This article is part of our coverage of TGS 2013. Be sure to keep an eye out for our new gaming-focused site, Games in Asia, coming soon. It...

  • September 20, 2013
  • at 11:45 am
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TGS hands-on: Xpec’s upcoming mobile fantasy card battle game Fantasy Lore

There are an awful lot of games at TGS about fantasy battles. After all, the Asian market loves them! Taiwan’s Xpec Entertainment is a...

  • September 19, 2013
  • at 11:31 am
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Fancy Asia expansion

Creative e-store Fancy preps expansion to Singapore, Taiwan, Japan

Fancy, the US-based social pinboard and e-store for creative gadgets and oddities, looks set to expand and launch in Singapore, Taiwan, and ...

  • September 12, 2013
  • at 3:28 pm
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Reebonz piggybacks on Thailand’s love of luxury brands, will soon add more product categories

According to Global Blue, Thailand’s growth in spending on luxury products soared by 68 percent in the first half of the year overtaking t...

  • September 4, 2013
  • at 5:17 pm
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Pubgame: A startup built from failures and experience

Having raised around $5 million recently, Benjamin Tseng, the founder and CEO of Pubgame, is looking to bring his startup to the next level....

  • August 30, 2013
  • at 10:08 am
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Adlatte Thailand

AdLatte, a reward-based mobile advertising platform from Korea, is now available in Thailand

AdLatte, a reward-based mobile advertising application that launched in Seoul, Korea back in August 2011 is now available in Thailand. This ...

  • August 21, 2013
  • at 2:30 pm
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Popular music-streaming app Spotify adds Taiwan to its roster of Asian countries

Spotify, the popular music-streaming service, has launched in Taiwan this morning. According to the www.spotify.com/tw site, the service h...

  • September 24, 2013
  • at 10:59 am
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IDC: Taiwan smartphone shipments down 9 percent in Q2, but up 6 percent annually

IDC recently released its report for 2013 Q2 phone shipments in Asia Pacific. In Taiwan, growth continues to be strong, despite weaker perfo...

  • September 23, 2013
  • at 1:00 pm
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First look at Taiwan indie mobile game Monster Night

This article is part of our coverage of TGS 2013. Be sure to keep an eye out for our new gaming-focused site, Games in Asia, coming soon. Th...

  • September 20, 2013
  • at 1:30 pm
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Mobile chat app Line wants to take over the world, but faces a long road ahead.

At Line’s annual event in Tokyo last August, leaders announced it would roll out channels for shopping, music, and video calls, first for ...

  • September 19, 2013
  • at 8:30 pm
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Evernote syncs up with 1 million users in Taiwan

Evernote syncs up with 1 million users in Taiwan

US-based startup Evernote has cracked a major milestone in Taiwan, where it now has just over one million registered users. The Evernote Tai...

  • September 17, 2013
  • at 5:15 pm
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1970s Taiwanese pop star brought back to life as a hologram (VIDEO)

Remember last year when a hologram of Tupac performed alongside Snoop Dogg and Dr. Dre at Coachella? Well, the company who went bankrupt s...

  • September 10, 2013
  • at 3:10 pm
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PayPal’s fee increase on 10 September: What you need to know

It’s happening: PayPal will be increasing its payment processing fees for multiple countries in Asia. The policy will take effect auto...

  • September 3, 2013
  • at 5:43 pm
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Taiwan’s PicCollage gets 35 million downloads and USD 2.3M seed funding

Taiwanese startup Cardinal Blue is receiving strong interest from investors and consumers after joining the 500 Startups accelerator program...

  • August 21, 2013
  • at 8:58 pm
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Line prepaid cards launch

Line to launch prepaid cards at convenience stores in Japan and Taiwan

NHN’s popular messaging app Line is having its annual conference today. The Tokyo event, which is also being live-streamed online, has jus...

  • August 21, 2013
  • at 1:25 pm
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