Companies can now start using the software-as-a-service. Talenta has also been busy rounding up high-profile partners in Jakarta’s tech and ecommerce scenes.
It says the office will ‘connect talent, capital, and opportunities for entrepreneurs across the region.’
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Rudiantara, Indonesia’s new tech minister, wants to raise $1 billion for tech startups from the nation’s big conglomerates.
Video game arcade chains Taito Station and Sega will begin offering electronic money payments to recoup losses from last year's sales tax hike.
New figures from China’s tech ministry, MIIT, shows that mobile users in China now consume an average of 200MB of data each month.
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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?
The BesTV subsidiary in charge of China's Xbox One didn't have a great 2014, financially speaking. And ecommerce numbers suggest its 2015 could be even worse.
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.
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.
The 10-month old company has netted its second funding round and serves 600,000 users.
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DataStreamX believes it can become the go-to marketplace for real-time data. Now it just needs to sign on some customers.
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.
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Bitcoin enthusiasts in China exchanged a total of RMB 10 million (US$1.6 million) in Chinese New Year gifts using the cryptocurrency.
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The move could help the firm win over more consumers, and also help place it in a more favorable legal position.