Yesterday, Alibaba revealed its latest move towards the gaming space: a new social mobile gaming platform called KTplay. Created together with Beijing-based mobile game startup Yodo1, KTplay is a bit ...
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Chinese phone maker Xiaomi has been slapped with an injunction from a high court in India, which bans the sale of Xiaomi phones in the country.
South Korea's biggest ecommerce site continues to lure in investors.
Migme adds more depth to its entertainment element. Looks to move into becoming a games platform in a big way.
Page365, a dashboard for sellers in Thailand who run Facebook shops, has secured US$420,000 in seed funding, the startup revealed today.
For the second quarter in a row, year-on-year revenue growth in China's mobile gaming has slowed. Could the industry's breakneck-speed development finally have passed its plateau?
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LeTV is taking this electric car thing very seriously, and it has already assembled some talent from places like Tesla and BMW in its Silicon Valley team.
If a cheap phablet with 4G is what you want, and you buy it knowing it could bite the dust in a year or less, then the Xiaomi Note 4G is right up your alley.
Quoine, a pan-Asian bitcoin exchange, announced it closed a US$2 million angel round of funding from a number of investors and private funds.
Youku Tudou, one of China’s biggest online video portals, today revealed its first ever hardware products. They include a wifi router, set-top box, and Android tablet.
The new law finally brought politicians to the internet but what good is a one-way conversation?
Berlin-based Blacklane teams up with Qunar, China's largest travel search engine, to give Chinese tourists access to its limousines in over 50 countries.
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One day after Uber was ordered to halt operations in Thailand, the UberX and UberBlack services are still up and running in the capital, Bangkok.
That the accused spent seven months in jail in 2011 on a rape charge has been widely reported. But now it turns out that several other cases had been booked against him.
Is it a security measure, or is it protectionism? I'm inclined to side with the latter.
One Tesla driver in China took matters into his own hands by plugging his Tesla Model S into a utility pole.
Zuckerberg broke out his Chinese again to wish the Middle Kingdom a happy Spring Festival. But is he just wasting his time?
Cheers adds a new dimension to social messaging: aside from texts and multimedia content, users can send ‘gifts’ - or their equivalent amount - right into a friend’s digital wallet.
Bitcoin enthusiasts in China exchanged a total of RMB 10 million (US$1.6 million) in Chinese New Year gifts using the cryptocurrency.
Line Taxi is taking advantage of a key partnership with a local taxi company’s army of cars, expanding its reach far beyond that of Uber’s.
The 10-month old company has netted its second funding round and serves 600,000 users.
Indonesia’s big conglomerate Lippo Group just launched its ecommerce site MatahariMall. It invested $500M and hopes to become the archipelago’s Alibaba.
Modbot is a Singapore hardware-modding and painting startup in Singapore. Would you guess its founder got into this because of competitive gaming?
The telco-backed marketplace is approaching its one-year anniversary, and CEO James Lee lets the public in on how much has been invested to date.
DataStreamX believes it can become the go-to marketplace for real-time data. Now it just needs to sign on some customers.
Social Media Week Jakarta is a hot spot for the industry this month. Here’s what we learned from BuzzFeed’s VP of international, Scott Lamb.
PLDT’s SafeZone brings businesses closer to customers by offering access to their mobile apps and sites without data charges.
The move could help the firm win over more consumers, and also help place it in a more favorable legal position.
Google is today rolling out support for the Burmese language in Gmail. Users in Myanmar can now find an option for their language in Gmail’s settings pane.
500 Startups claims to be the first major accelerator and seed stage investor from Silicon Valley to set up shop in South Korea.
SquadRun gets mobile ‘players’ to do crowdsourced jobs, bags funding from founders of Zomato, Slideshare
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