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 fri...
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 ...
Amidst all the other Chinese New Year festivities, China’s WeChat users sent each other an astonishing 1.01 billion red envelopes.
China’s state TV extravaganza for Chinese New Year’s Eve is getting a social media twist this year – and also a pile of cash.
Figure 1, a photo-sharing platform for healthcare professionals, is now available in India. The app enables healthcare professionals and students to connect, di...
A massive infographic breaks down China's large and often confusing social media market, and what social media users are doing in the Middle Kingdom.
BuzzFeed VP Scott Lamb explains there’s more to making content go viral than one-liners, listicles, and hyperbolic headlines.
The pontiff, considered one of the world’s most tech-savvy leaders, ignited a social media frenzy in the Philippines.