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Internet Penetration Rate15.8%
Indonesia is a tricky market. Though it has immense potential growth over the next decade, the country is comprised of over 10,000 islands, with diverse languages and cultures in many different areas, so reaching out to these people has its own sets of challenges. The tech infrastructure is still growing, too. But where many might see a hindrance at first glance can turn out to be opportunities for savvy players
Country data primarily sourced from World Bank's Data Bank.
Evercoss is Indonesia’s bestselling local phone brand. To compete in the shifting market, it needs to increase the appeal of its smartphones. AirAsia is its rol...
Following a fresh capital injection, the Indonesia-based smart fish feeding tech startup is now looking to take its service global.
The Surabaya-based media portal is now geared toward a younger demographic. It runs native ads and sponsored posts like Buzzfeed in Indonesia.
TechCrunch’s article on the booming e-commerce scene in Southeast Asia sets the tone just right for potential investors and entrepreneurs looking to strike gold...
The app puts money into shoppers' bank accounts when they photograph receipts. It also sells their shopping data to big companies in Indonesia.
Who woulda thought? Octagon, a creative technology startup from Bandung makes augmented reality apps to compete with the big guys.
A few weeks ago Tech in Asia covered the series A funding round of social app Yogrt. It raised US$3 million from Centurion Private Equity and Linear Venture. I ...
Taiwanese electronics producer Foxconn has reportedly abandoned its plan to build a much-anticipated phone factory in Indonesia.
With soaring smartphone penetration in emerging markets, the ad industry is about to change. PopSlide gives away free internet in countries like Indonesia.
Bulletinboard is a brand new mobile app that lets teachers and parents communicate instantly about students’ progress. Here’s how it hopes to school them.
Go-Jek’s Nadiem Makarim says logistics is the key to everything. Here’s the backstory on one of Indonesia’s hottest tech startups and its CEO.
Kudo is part of a new breed of tech companies that is taking hold in developing Asia. They operate with agent networks to make online transactions easy for ever...
Indonesia (and perhaps any developing countries in Asia) is a superstitious country. Even though the majority of Indonesian are Moslems, and Islam is condemning...
The Russian company lets you read as many ebooks as you want for a flat monthly fee. It will now go head-to-head with local names like Scoop and Wayang Force.
Baidu’s MoboMarket Android app store has released their Q2 2015 Indonesia Mobile Data Report, outlining app consumer habits, patterns and trends in Indonesia.
The deal is part of Global Health and Travel’s bid to strengthen its foothold in Asia, ramp up its mobile offerings, and become more than just a media firm.
Moxy is now part of the Ardent family, but the company’s original founder Shannon Kalayanamitr is still driving the brand’s vision.
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