Posts Tagged: UK


Huawei wants to build smarter cities with $25 million acquisition of UK-based startup

China's Huawei jumps into smart city and industrial internet-of-things sector with $25M acquisition of UK-based Neul

  • September 23, 2014
  • at 12:45 pm
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Crowdbaron, Real estate crowdfunding

Real estate crowdinvesting site Crowdbaron secures funding to aid expansion

Crowdbaron, a Hong Kong-based startup that wants to make it easier for people to make partial investments in real estate, has secured fundin...

  • October 30, 2013
  • at 9:30 am
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Indian Coupons and CashBack Site Cashkaro Pockets $750,000 in Funding

India’s Cashkaro has secured a first investment deal worth $750,000 from London-based angel investors. Just last month, when I reviewed th...

  • July 4, 2013
  • at 7:30 pm
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Argos ecommerce store for China

British Retailer Argos Goes for Chinese Clicks with New E-Commerce Store

British retailer Argos has been a mainstay of High Streets across the UK for decades, and now it’s aiming to become a byword for online sh...

  • February 11, 2013
  • at 5:09 pm
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InMobi Puts Mobile Ads into Context With Acquisition of Overlay Media

It’s been a while since we heard from India-based mobile ad platform InMobi, but now we’re told that the company has acquired Britain’...

  • January 9, 2013
  • at 12:55 pm
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India and the UK are Facebook BFFs [INFOGRAPHIC]

The Infographic of the Day series visually expresses important stories from Asia and the world of technology. A bit of data-delving by Weste...

  • October 19, 2011
  • at 12:00 pm
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Japan’s GREE Announces Plans For Five Overseas Subsidiaries

We’ve written a lot about the recent overseas activities of notable Japanese companies. Just a couple of weeks back we told you about ...

  • September 2, 2011
  • at 9:08 am
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Tutoring in UK Outsourced to India via the Internet

Here’s a fascinating report from VOA about a company in India called BrightSpark Education which provides one-on-one tutoring over the int...

  • April 21, 2011
  • at 12:38 am
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65Bits Episode 125: Month of Smartphones 4 – Google Android

Our friends at Tech65 start their weekly podcast on the following issues that dominated the tech landscape last week: [1] Windows 7 Upgrade ...

  • June 29, 2009
  • at 10:18 am
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Zomato Jakarta

Zomato tackles new languages for first time, takes restaurant listings to Indonesia, Turkey, Brazil

Three months after its last round of expansions, India-based restaurant listing site Zomato is taking on its biggest challenge yet – t...

  • November 6, 2013
  • at 12:15 pm
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Zomato new launches

Restaurant Review Site Zomato Gets More Social and Adds 5 New Cities

Restaurant review site Zomato is starting off the week by adding five new cities in three countries to its listings. This sees Zomato enteri...

  • July 22, 2013
  • at 10:10 am
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Via the UK, Cashkaro Hits India with Coupons and CashBack

After enjoying good success over the past two years in the UK market, the cashback and discount coupons portal Pouring Pounds has entered in...

  • June 18, 2013
  • at 2:30 pm
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British Retailer Marks and Spencer Launches Major E-Commerce Push in China

Marks and Spencer (LON:MKS) might have 12 brick-and-mortar stores in five Chinese cities already, but it’s surprisingly only this week tha...

  • January 11, 2013
  • at 12:26 pm
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China Surpasses UK in Terms of App Usage, Billions of Sore Thumbs Reported [INFOGRAPHIC]

The Infographic of the Day series visually expresses important stories from Asia and the world of technology. Some new stats and infographic...

  • November 3, 2011
  • at 8:30 pm
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Navitime Japan Launches Journey Pro Connect App for UK Market

Navitime, a Japanese provider of mobile navigation solutions, has today launched Journey Pro Connect, an app dedicated to navigation in the ...

  • September 27, 2011
  • at 7:48 pm
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Indonesia and UK Have Cheapest Mobile Broadband Prices

Technology market research firm ABI reported that Indonesia and the UK have the lowest mobile broadband pricing plans compared to most other...

  • May 20, 2011
  • at 2:09 pm
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Social Media Costs UK Economy $22 Billion a Year

A survey conducted by MyJobGroup revealed that more than half of British employees update their personal social profiles while at work. 1 ou...

  • August 11, 2010
  • at 12:01 am
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