Posts Tagged: YouTube


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From hacker to hero to data legend: Juny “Acong” Maimun tells the story behind Indowebster

If nothing else, Juny “Acong” Maimun is a survivor. The 34-year-old founder and CEO of Indowebster sits relaxed on a chic blue sofa in t...

  • July 7, 2014
  • at 11:55 am
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Youtube might buy Twitch for $1B. What are China’s hardcore gamers using instead?

We project that China has 29.4 million people who watch or participate in eSports - nearly just as big of a market as the US.

  • May 19, 2014
  • at 8:30 pm
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As controversial anti-Islamic film is pulled from YouTube, it’s time for it to be unblocked in Pakistan

Earlier today, a US federal appeals court ordered Google (NASDAQ:GOOG) to remove the controversial anti-Islamic film Innocence of Muslims fr...

  • February 27, 2014
  • at 10:23 pm
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Pakistan video site comes up with a way to bypass country’s YouTube block

YouTube has been banned in Pakistan since September 2012, when a trailer for Sam Bacile’s controversial film The Innocence of Muslims ...

  • December 3, 2013
  • at 2:31 pm
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Youtube unblocked for some in Pakistan (UPDATED)

Update: It seems Youtube is working via some connections in Pakistan but not from others. It’s possible this is a bug, or it could be ...

  • October 2, 2013
  • at 12:51 am
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Pakistan’s year-long Youtube ban might finally be ending (but offensive videos will be blocked)

If you are a Pakistani Youtube fan, this has been a tough year. The Google service has been blocked in the country since last September, whe...

  • August 26, 2013
  • at 10:00 am
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Thais Are Even More Addicted to Social Media This Year, Research Shows

With 18 million Thai users on Facebook, it makes the country the 16th biggest country in the world on Facebook. Bangkok is the city with the...

  • July 22, 2013
  • at 1:30 pm
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Pops Worldwide Licenses Up to 90% of the Vietnamese Music on Youtube

Pops Worldwide Licenses Up to 90% of the Vietnamese Music on Youtube

Since September 2008, Pops Worldwide has been slowly accumulating the licenses and distribution rights for much of Vietnam’s music. Th...

  • May 31, 2013
  • at 10:00 pm
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The Biggest Brands on Social Media in Southeast Asia in 2013 (INFOGRAPHIC)

The crew at Bangkok-based social analytics firm ZocialInc has fired up its ZocialRank platform to see which brands are doing the best on Fac...

  • April 24, 2013
  • at 10:05 pm
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Sharks, pirates hinder Indonesian file hosting giant Indowebster’s desire to scale up

“55 percent of the files on Indowebster are illegal content,” explains chief operating officer Abang Suluh Husodo. “But the users love...

  • July 3, 2014
  • at 7:06 pm
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YouTube launches localized site for Thailand as nation hits 1 billion views per month

Today, Google finally launched a Thai version of YouTube under a new local domain: YouTube.co.th.

  • May 19, 2014
  • at 4:18 pm
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Miss Indonesia pageant crowns beauties for being savvy with WeChat, YouTube, and social media

The Miss Online category was first introduced in 2011 by organizer MNC Media, while the other two titles were introduced this year.

  • February 18, 2014
  • at 1:00 pm
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Islamic fashion e-store HijUp records 12 million YouTube views; is it effective marketing?

HijUp is an e-commerce site that mainly sells Muslim fashion items for women in Indonesia.

  • November 7, 2013
  • at 6:30 pm
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The top 10 Youtube ads in Asia in 2013

Brands are arriving in Asia in a big way and at the forefront of that are Youtube ads, click here and check out the top 10 of this year.

  • September 16, 2013
  • at 6:00 pm
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Vietnam has the biggest online population in Southeast Asia with 16.1 million monthly PC users

These stats from ComScore put Vietnam on the internet map. It's undeniable that Vietnam is by far the most aggressive internet population in...

  • August 16, 2013
  • at 4:00 pm
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After Twitter Success, Indonesia’s President Goes Crazy for Social Media

Indonesian President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono is famous on Twitter with his account @SBYudhoyono having more than two million followers. And...

  • July 6, 2013
  • at 2:02 am
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Thailand Now Has 18 Million Social Media Users (INFOGRAPHIC)

Our ZocialInc buddies in Bangkok always keep a close eye on Thailand’s social media scene. In their newest infographic report, the cre...

  • May 13, 2013
  • at 3:56 pm
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Watch Tokyo’s YouTube Space Get Taken Over by a Huge Rube Goldberg Machine (VIDEO)

Remember the ‘YouTube Space’ studio that opened up in Tokyo last month, the first of its kind in Asia? Well, it’s already ...

  • March 21, 2013
  • at 2:00 pm
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