Posts Tagged: television


China doesn’t want ‘losers’ to become trendy, bans hugely popular web series

Just days after The Big Bang Theory and other American TV shows got the smackdown, another popular entertainment series has been pulled fro...

  • April 29, 2014
  • at 3:43 pm
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VTV Plus Android App: TV Is Going Mobile in Vietnam

Television is still the dominant medium in Vietnam. 90 percent of all Vietnamese citizens own a television set, and for ad spending, televis...

  • January 15, 2013
  • at 6:02 pm
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Fujitsu’s Video Data Transmission Technology Could Make Commercials Fun Again

We’ve written a lot about QR codes recently, especially with Chinese application WeChat using them creatively as part of social chat p...

  • October 16, 2012
  • at 6:00 pm
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Smart TVs Most Popular in China, Japan in 2012

A new report from the folks over at NPD DisplaySearch says that 27 percent of all televisions shipped in Q1 2012 had some internet capabilit...

  • June 14, 2012
  • at 9:03 am
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Fuji Television to Open Six New Channels on YouTube

There’s news from YouTube Japan today that local broadcaster Fuji TV is opening six new channels on the video streaming site, targetin...

  • April 17, 2012
  • at 7:28 pm
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TV-Time: A Chinese Start-Up Aims to Make Watching TV More Social

Watching TV is almost always an anti-social activity – but one Chinese start-up wants to change that, and is building a social network...

  • October 17, 2011
  • at 5:00 pm
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Japan’s NHK World Launches iPad Application

This week Japanese broadcaster NHK released its NHK World TV iPad application. Now English-speaking users can get the latest news and video ...

  • May 24, 2011
  • at 12:27 pm
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How Bloomberg TV reaches out to Indonesia’s tech startup community

Bloomberg TV Indonesia is an Indonesian version of the US-based international Bloomberg Television. Alongside Mongolia and India, the Indone...

  • April 4, 2014
  • at 7:30 pm
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DeNA’s Chat App ‘Comm’ Doing Well Thanks to TV Ad Spot

We previously told you about DeNA’s new voice and chat application, Comm, which launched about a month ago. The iOS app debuted well a...

  • November 19, 2012
  • at 10:57 am
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China Telecom Deal to Bring Cloud Gaming to Smart TVs

Chinese casual gaming fans will soon be able to put down their smartphones and instead pick up their remote controls. That’s because U...

  • June 18, 2012
  • at 12:22 pm
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Survey Suggests Taiwan Prefers Mobile Media Over TV

The folks over at mobile advertising network InMobi have conducted a survey [1] into how people in Taiwan are using mobile devices, and how ...

  • April 30, 2012
  • at 2:00 pm
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Lenovo to Launch LeTV Linked to LeCloud

PC maker Lenovo (HKG:0992) will soon be rolling out a new ‘smart TV’ that will be internet-connected and integrated with 200 gigabytes o...

  • November 30, 2011
  • at 11:08 am
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How Japan Kept Informed After the Quake [GRAPH]

Research firm comScore has released information today on the different ways that people in Japan kept themselves informed after the tragic ...

  • June 8, 2011
  • at 8:25 pm
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3 Brilliant TVCs from Sony Bravia

Sony’s BRAVIA has done a good job at associating colours with Sony TVs in a vibrant, youthful way. Done for real, without computer gra...

  • October 21, 2010
  • at 1:57 am
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