While Facebook’s revenue from Asia is growing, the vast majority of that is from advertising. So what about in-app purchases and stickers...?
In Asia, the headline number is that Facebook now has 471 million monthly active users (MAUs) in Q1 2015. In terms of daily active users, it's 270 million.
An anonymous angel investor is helping SociaBuzz to grow its influencer marketing platform.
Now based in Seattle, the Chinese entrepreneurs have created Pixotale as a way for people to tell a story with a bunch of photos.
Quote Tweet might make Twitter's bite-sized info bits a little chunkier.
Facebook isn’t up to the task of local events, so this startup wants to make it easier for people to find things happening nearby.
27 percent of online shopping happens on social media here. Enough for a plethora of new businesses to form around the phenomenon.
Twitter’s office in Jakarta is now officially opened. CEO Dick Costolo and country head Rick Mulia shed light onto the strategy behind Twitter’s move.
Also, Tencent's profits reached RMB 23.9 billion (US$3.9 billion), up 53 percent year-on-year.
The app provides mobile phone users free access to basic internet services related to education, health, employment, communication, and information and news.
Weibo, China’s Twitter-like social network, continues to grow – albeit slowly. Weibo ended 2014 with 175.7 million monthly active users (MAUs).
What matters on social media is not just the number of followers but the level of engagement. That’s why an app like Crowdfire has more than 10 million users.
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.
Bitcoin enthusiasts in China exchanged a total of RMB 10 million (US$1.6 million) in Chinese New Year gifts using the cryptocurrency.
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.
Social Media Week in Jakarta offers a chance to hear from Buzzfeed, Twitter, Path and the city government
Jakarta has just become the first Southeast Asian city to join the global Social Media Week (SMW) network. The conference with international and local speakers is taking place this week at Pacific Pla...