Posts Tagged: US

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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India has the world’s most upbeat consumers, followed by Indonesia and the Philippines

The consumer confidence level in India currently is the highest in the world, according to a survey conducted by research firm Nielsen in 60...

  • July 23, 2014
  • at 11:36 am
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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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US, Japan, Korea Drive about 80% of Google Play’s Games Revenue

80 percent of all games revenue on Google Play is generated from US, Japan, and Korea.

  • May 24, 2013
  • at 10:38 am
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What is the Difference Between Chinese Netizens and US Net Users?

This question originally appeared on Quora, and the answer that follows was provided by Linus Chung, an avid user of Chinese and US internet...

  • January 29, 2013
  • at 2:00 pm
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Huawei sales profit figures 2012

Huawei Profits Up 33% in 2012, Now Seeing 66% of Revenue from Outside China

Chinese telecoms firm and phone-maker Huawei might’ve had the kind of publicity in 2012 that’s usually only seen in a PR directo...

  • January 21, 2013
  • at 6:23 pm
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Tmall Now Lets US Food Companies Ship Directly to Chinese Consumers

China’s top online store, Tmall, is trying out a special promotion that will see American foods sold directly by US firms to Chinese c...

  • January 4, 2013
  • at 11:17 pm
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Waigo App is a Pair of Eyes That Helps You Get a Bellyful of Chinese Food

I must admit that I really love apps that do something enormously useful, thereby taking the strain off of my slowly vegetating brain. The l...

  • December 17, 2012
  • at 10:26 pm
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With 3 Million Users in Japan, DeNA Brings Final Fantasy Airborne Brigade to North America

DeNA (TYO:2432) and Square Enix (TYO:9684) are partnering to bring the first free-to-play, English Final Fantasy title to mobile phones in t...

  • November 30, 2012
  • at 2:50 pm
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Rakuten

Rakuten Super Logistics U.S accepts bitcoin

Could this be one step towards Rakuten the ecommerce giant accepting bitcoin as payment?

  • August 12, 2014
  • at 11:37 pm
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Sina Weibo IPO - NASDAQ $WB

Sina Weibo picks NASDAQ for upcoming IPO, expects to make a loss this quarter

Sina Weibo’s US IPO – in which the Chinese social network is seeking to raise US$500 million – is still being cooked up, a...

  • April 1, 2014
  • at 10:13 pm
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eevent acquired by envisionpoint

Indonesia’s event platform Eevent gets acquired by US-based company

Eevent, which has three Indonesian co-founders operating it from the both the US and Indonesia, has been acquired by US-based business devel...

  • October 9, 2013
  • at 2:00 pm
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Huawei to US Market: Screw You Guys, We’re Going Home! [UPDATED]

UPDATE: Huawei says the Financial Times misunderstood what was said and actually it isn’t abandoning the US market. So much for the Am...

  • April 24, 2013
  • at 7:25 am
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China's Great Firewall

White House Petition Calls for Architects of China’s Great Firewall be Denied Entry to the US

A user-submitted petition has gone up on the White House website that calls for the chief architects of China’s censorious Great Firew...

  • January 27, 2013
  • at 12:59 pm
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Snoop Dogg promotes Line app

With Stickers and Shout-Outs, Snoop Dogg Helps Push Line App in the US

Line app experienced crazy growth last year, and looks set to surpass 100 million global users sometime this month. To hit that milestone, a...

  • January 16, 2013
  • at 1:40 pm
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Huawei, the Chinese Media, and the End of Understanding

It’s no secret that the US and China have a bit of a disagreement on their hands when it comes to Huawei, the ostensibly-private Chine...

  • December 28, 2012
  • at 10:00 am
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Risk of US-Traded Chinese Tech Stocks Being Delisted as SEC Probes Accounting Firms

The US SEC dropped a bombshell last night, saying that it is beginning “administrative proceedings against the China affiliates of eac...

  • December 4, 2012
  • at 1:00 pm
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Report Says Cisco, Other US Companies Pose Threat to Chinese Information Security

With the US Congress taking swings at Huawei and ZTE it was only a matter of time before China took some swings of its own. Now, the magazin...

  • November 28, 2012
  • at 6:00 am
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