Facebook Releases Javanese Stickers for Indonesian Messaging Users

While chat apps like Line and KakaoTalk are aggressively trying to gain a foothold in the Indonesian market, Facebook has quietly updated it...

  • May 27, 2013
  • at 5:14 pm
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Indonesia’s XL Plans Joint Venture Project With Major South Korean Telco

Yonhap reports today that Indonesian telco XL and South Korean mobile carrier service provider SK Planet have signed a joint venture project...

  • May 21, 2013
  • at 12:30 pm
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Google Now Translates Second Most Spoken Language in Indonesia

TNW reported yesterday that Google (NASDAQ:GOOG) now supports translation for Javanese language. The Javanese translation feature is still a...

  • May 10, 2013
  • at 12:50 am
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Multiply: Come and Hire Our Talent!

Ideosource founder Andi S. Boediman believes that e-commerce site Multiply’s demise could be a good thing. The sudden release onto the mar...

  • May 1, 2013
  • at 6:28 pm
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Oppo Find 5 and Samsung Galaxy S4 Both Vying for Indonesian Market

Today, Chinese phone-maker Oppo launches its flagship phone, the Find 5 in Indonesia. The handset boasts high-end specifications that can ch...

  • April 17, 2013
  • at 10:10 pm
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Telkomsel and Lion Air to Offer In-Flight Calls in Indonesia

Detik reports today that Indonesia’s largest telco Telkomsel and Indonesian airline services Lion Air will bring voice calls to flyers in ...

  • April 10, 2013
  • at 6:30 pm
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Upcoming Indonesian E-Commerce Law Doesn’t Look Too Good, Does It?

For those of you who haven’t heard, the Indonesian government is now looking to enforce a new law stating that Indonesian e-commerce sites...

  • March 25, 2013
  • at 11:51 am
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Axiata Offers Free Mobile Access to Wikipedia

Yesterday, mobile telco Axiata (AXIATA:MK) and the Wikimedia Foundation announced that they are working together to bring free mobile access...

  • March 20, 2013
  • at 2:15 pm
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Blackberry Z10 is an Early Hit in Indonesia with 7,000 Sold So far

After all the Android hype in Indonesia, it seems like Blackberry (NASDAQ:BBRY) remains very much popular here. Since the launch of the all-...

  • March 18, 2013
  • at 4:43 pm
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So Far So Good: BBM Money Reaches 60,000 Users in 3 Months

DailySocial reported yesterday that Blackberry’s e-wallet service, called the Blackberry Messenger (BBM) Money, has attracted 60,000 users...

  • May 23, 2013
  • at 1:29 am
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KakaoTalk Rolls Out Free Data Usage to Two Telcos in Indonesia

After chat apps Line and KakaoTalk launched their own respective TV ad campaigns – with Korean celebrities as the main star for both c...

  • May 14, 2013
  • at 5:30 pm
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Adways Indonesia’s Musica Sphere Has 80,000 Users, Launches Second Game

A few days ago, digital media agency Adways Indonesia launched its second feature phone game on the Kotagames platform called Mononoke Captu...

  • May 6, 2013
  • at 1:30 pm
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Line Helps You Save Indonesia’s Orangutans by Downloading Free Stickers

In celebration of Earth Day today, Japan-based chat app Line is collaborating with WWF Indonesia to help the preservation of Indonesia’s o...

  • April 22, 2013
  • at 6:10 pm
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Nijibox’s Latest Game Lets You Play with Indonesian Girl Band JKT48

Japanese game developer Nijibox released its newest game for the Kotagames platform yesterday called JKT48 Card Battle. JKT48 is an Indonesi...

  • April 16, 2013
  • at 5:00 pm
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Wego Team Is Going Barefoot on April 16th, Here’s Why

Travel search engine Wego is helping US-based shoe maker Toms in spreading awareness about the latter’s global “one day without shoes”...

  • April 8, 2013
  • at 5:08 pm
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Indonesia’s 37th Richest Man Joins Jakarta Founders Institute as Mentor

Indonesian entrepreneur Sandiaga Uno – the 37th richest man in the country according to Forbes in 2011 – will join the pool of m...

  • March 20, 2013
  • at 5:00 pm
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After Indonesia, Freelancer Takes Aim at Neighbor Malaysia

After planting its feet in Indonesia, global outsourcing online marketplace Freelancer plans to venture into neighbor Malaysia as early as n...

  • March 19, 2013
  • at 7:00 pm
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Blackberry Z10 Arrives in Indonesia; But Without the Long Queues [UPDATED]

(Updated on March 15th: While Telkomsel started shipping its Blackberry Z10s yesterday, the three major handset manufacturers in Indonesia d...

  • March 14, 2013
  • at 8:30 pm
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