Posts Tagged: thailand



StockRadars app detects hidden gems in the stock market

Nearly every smartphone comes with a default stocks app, and if it doesn’t, then there are hundreds easily within reach. But since investi...

  • November 12, 2013
  • at 1:30 pm
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Rocket Internet’s PricePanda to launch in Thailand and open regional office in Southeast Asia

We’ve heard quite a lot about Rocket Internet’s e-commerce ventures in Southeast Asia like Lazada and Zalora, but not as much about its ...

  • November 6, 2013
  • at 11:24 am
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Thai telco Dtac adds 240,000 new users, now has 3.7 million 3G subscribers

Thai telco Dtac has just announced its Q3 financials. It added 240,000 new customers in three months, making the company the second largest ...

  • November 1, 2013
  • at 6:30 pm
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Line taps fans of the messaging app for new TV commercials in Thailand

Today Line, the popular chat platform, launched its first TV commercial specifically for the Thai market. According to Line, the TV commerci...

  • October 30, 2013
  • at 3:00 pm
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13 new Asian smartphone makers hoping to crush Samsung and Apple

13 new Asian smartphone makers hoping to crush Samsung and Apple

Samsung is the world’s – and Asia’s – top smartphone maker. But there are a lot of rival phone-makers out there aimi...

  • October 30, 2013
  • at 2:00 pm
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China’s Baidu hiring in Thailand ahead of search engine expansion

Baidu (NASDAQ:BIDU), China’s top search engine and web portal, will be launching its search engine in Thailand with a Thai language versio...

  • October 28, 2013
  • at 2:08 pm
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Malaysian financial comparison startup iMoney raises $2 million

iMoney, a free online personal finance platform that helps users make comparisons between loans, credit cars, and other banking services, to...

  • October 24, 2013
  • at 6:30 pm
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India’s Komli Media raises $30 million to grow its Asian online ad market

Today Mumbai-based digital media and ad platform Komli Media has announced that the company has raised a round of funding from its new inves...

  • October 24, 2013
  • at 12:30 pm
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Rakuten’s e-store in Thailand sees rewards from gay-friendly social marketing

Rakuten-owned Tarad.com recently launched its first ‘Get Fit and Gain Muscle’ promotion to encourage Thai guys to get fit and gain muscl...

  • October 21, 2013
  • at 6:23 pm
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In Thailand, it’s time to stop online anonymity in political activism

Over the past several weeks in Thailand, there has been no news hotter than the ongoing public protests against a recent proposed bill in Pa...

  • November 11, 2013
  • at 4:30 pm
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Sick of bad taxis in Thailand? Report them using these 2 apps

If you live in Bangkok, one of life’s most annoying problems is getting around. People in the city rely heavily on taxis. Catching a cab c...

  • November 4, 2013
  • at 8:00 pm
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Juice Cubes: Hong Kong-made puzzle game gets a huge boost as its published by Rovio

Rovio, the makers of Angry Birds, launched the third Rovio Stars title Juice Cubes today. Juice Cubes is made by Pocket PlayLab, a develope...

  • October 31, 2013
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These are the 4 Asian startups in 500 Startups' 7th batch

These are the 5 Asian startups in 500 Startups’ 7th batch

American tech biz accelerator 500 Startups has revealed its seventh batch of startups. The line-up includes five from Asia (Updated: We miss...

  • October 30, 2013
  • at 2:20 pm
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Open letter to Thai social media influencers: stop hiding your conflicts of interest

Dear Thai social media mavens, we need to talk. I have been watching this industry for as long as I can remember and there’s something tha...

  • October 30, 2013
  • at 9:00 am
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Plateculture founders: the concept might be feminine but we’re a very masculine startup

Malaysia-based startup PlateCulture is an Airbnb for food. It allows users to eat home-cooked meals from someone’s home. The concept is as...

  • October 25, 2013
  • at 7:30 pm
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How digitally native are Thais? (Infographic)

Digital natives (AKA digital citizens) are like the baby boomers of our generation. We use this word to define those who go to Google for an...

  • October 24, 2013
  • at 2:30 pm
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Barcamp Phnom Penh conference sees over 3,000 Cambodians talk tech

Barcamp Phnom Penh was just organized in Cambodia last weekend and it pulled in over 3,000 people. That's just one clear indicator of how Ca...

  • October 23, 2013
  • at 2:52 pm
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Thai telcos reveal official prices for upcoming iPhone 5S and 5C launch

Thailand gets the newest iPhones on October 25. Today, the official prices for the iPhone 5S and 5C models have been revealed by Thai telcos...

  • October 21, 2013
  • at 4:30 pm
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