Posts Tagged: World Cup

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Despite witching hour broadcast in China, Weibo sees nearly 2 billion World Cup-related interactions

The World Cup final between Germany and Argentina aired at 4am in China, but that wasn’t enough to discourage many fans who watched the ga...

  • July 16, 2014
  • at 5:00 pm
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Baidu claims its data is more accurate than Microsoft, Paul the Octopus, at World Cup predictions

China’s top search engine, Baidu, says it scored 100 percent accuracy in predicting the outcome of World Cup quarter-final and group of 16...

  • July 9, 2014
  • at 9:18 pm
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Pakistan startup hopes for a global win with 2014 World Cup scoring and text commentary app

This new scoring and text commentary app for the 2014 World Cup touts itself as the best and most useful football app. Perhaps surprisingly,...

  • June 20, 2014
  • at 11:29 am
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World Cup Game Breaks Twitter Record, But No Reason To Celebrate

When two of the largest Twitter nations clash for a final game – Japan vs United States – we know that the rate of tweets-per-se...

  • July 18, 2011
  • at 10:56 pm
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Internet Searches for Cricket Products up 130 percent

A recent  search trend report by e-commerce giant,, revealed that Internet searches for cricket related products went up by 1...

  • March 16, 2011
  • at 1:47 pm
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Adidas Triumphs Over Nike In World Cup Buzz

The Internet is dominated by the loud World Cup buzz for the past 30 days, and almost half of the conversations that took place are triggere...

  • July 12, 2010
  • at 9:00 am
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5 Amazing Soccer Commercials Ever Made

In celebration of this Sunday’s World Cup final, Adfreak has put together 10 best soccer commercials we’ve ever seen. We caught ...

  • July 11, 2010
  • at 12:01 am
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Nike’s “Write the Future” Goes Facebook and Twitter

With more than 17 million views, Nike now expands its hugely viral “Write the Future” ad piece to Facebook and Twitter. The social media...

  • June 29, 2010
  • at 9:45 am
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Pepsi Bottles Will Go Naked If Argentina Wins World Cup

Argentina’s coach, Diego Maradona has made a wacky promise that he will run around naked in Beunos Aires if Argentina were to win the ...

  • June 21, 2010
  • at 12:03 am
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This new app helps Indonesians get the most out of their used cars

Car classifieds portal Carmudi announced its new app for the Indonesian market last night, throwing its hat into the country’s mobile ring...

  • July 11, 2014
  • at 9:30 am
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Popular songs, videos that impacted Indonesian election top Google Trends

According to Google’s communication manager in Singapore Robin Moroney, Indonesia’s presidential election has created a noticeable stir ...

  • July 9, 2014
  • at 3:21 pm
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Bet against your Facebook friends on this year’s World Cup with the help of

If you’re like some of us at Tech In Asia, you’re staying up late into the night (or early morning) to catch a glimpse of amazing goals ...

  • June 18, 2014
  • at 3:30 pm
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Stay Classy USA: “Japs” is Trending Topic After Japan Wins World Cup

After the Japan women’s football team beat America in penalties early this morning, there was no shortage of congratulations and from ...

  • July 18, 2011
  • at 10:00 am
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Twitter & The World Cup [INFOGRAPHIC]

The year’s World Cup has broken many records. It isn’t just Waka Waka, that has become the most watched soccer video on YouTube....

  • July 17, 2010
  • at 2:25 am
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Top World Cup Players on Facebook, Day by Day

Social media has a major impact for this year’s FIFA World Cup. YouTube has arguably made Waka Waka the most memorable World Cup theme...

  • July 11, 2010
  • at 11:20 pm
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The Most Watched World Cup Video Is…

…the official theme song for this year’s World Cup, Waka Waka, by Shakira. Since its released on 4 June 2010, the MTV has over 80 millio...

  • July 10, 2010
  • at 6:15 am
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10 Amazing World Cup Ads On YouTube

An event as charismatic as the World Cup has surely caught many advertisers’ attention. From news network to beer, everyone wants a pi...

  • June 24, 2010
  • at 12:06 am
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Ambush Marketing: How Nike and Pepsi Hijacked The World Cup

Ever wonder who the official sponsors of the World Cup are? If your answer is Nike and Pepsi, it is apparent that you’re under the spell o...

  • June 14, 2010
  • at 12:47 am
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