iTwin Reinvents USB Flash Drive

Founded in early 2008, Singapore-based iTwin wants to reinvent the USB drive. The technology is awesome and I think The New York Times would agree with us too. When Akash Nemani from iTwin […] Related posts: Flash Mob In The World’s Best Airport In a serious and fast paced garden city, the renowned… Why Flash […]

‘Monster Hunter: Dynamic Hunting’ Released for iPhone, Now No 1 in Japan App Store

Yesterday Japanese game developer Capcom announced the release of ‘Monster Hunter: Dynamic Hunting’ for iPhone and iPod Touch. The app is available for download not only in the Japan app store, but also […] Related posts: Download iPhone Apps and Assist Japan Earthquake Relief Japanese based entertainment solutions company, MotionPortrait has announced that the… Nokia’s […]

Japan has a Group-Buying Site for Premium Goods Only

Behold. Sorevo, a group-buying site which offers premium-products-only was recently launched in Japan. Like most group-buying site, offers for these premium products only come to fruition if enough orders were accumulated within a limited period of time. […] Related posts: The Group Buying Battleground in Singapore For a small country like Singapore, it is surprising that… Tuanyouhui Aggregates Group […] Goes Ga-Ga Over Google Apps, India’s largest online B2B marketplace announced yesterday that its 4,000+ employees across 75 locations in India will now be using Google Apps for Business as their primary messaging and collaboration suite. For […] Related posts: Google Apps saves Singapore firm half a Million Switching from Linux-based Hmail system to Google Apps saves HSR,…

Indonesia To Chair ASEAN Open Source Initiative

The Association of Southeast Asia Nations (ASEAN) held the ASEAN Workshop to Draft the Implementation Plans of Committee on Science and Technology (COST) in Bandung on May 3. In this workshop, the ASEAN […] Related posts: Tencent’s Open Source QQ Mobile Browser 9.43am: Alan Chen, Senior Director Of Wireless R&D Dept at… Microblogs: The Third […]

Google’s Korea Office Raided By Police

The business of collecting user data continues to be a very dangerous one, as news today tells of Google in hot water with South Korean police on the suspicion that it unlawfully collected […] Related posts: China Police Tweets with the Public We have a list of 18 really interesting ways people are… iPad 2 Available […]

The SixReps Strategy

SixReps is a social network for fitness enthusiasts which has enjoyed tremendous growth in the last couple of months. Co-founder, Denny Santoso, came over to Singapore two weeks ago and we had a […] Related posts: SixReps is the Facebook for Fitness Enthusiasts SixReps is an Indonesia-based social network for fitness enthusiasts. Founded…

Misspelling Gone Viral: Indonesia Loves Fecebook

Before you even ask, no, ‘Fecebook’ is not a new social network for people to talk about their toilet experiences. Let me explain… Facebook, as it is in most countries, is very popular […] Related posts: Funny Bollywood Cop Video Goes Wildy Viral in Indonesia YouTube houses lots of funny videos. Here’s one more addition… […]

Singapore has a Gorgeous and Better iPad Magazine

This is when great content fusions with design and technology. Better Beauty is a gorgeous looking iPad-only beauty magazine. The beauty digital magazine features makeup, skincare and fragrance tips and stories for Singaporeans […] Related posts: iPad-only Content will turn iPad from a Want to a Need Let’s face it. The iPad is a want […]

Steam Media’s Founder Talks about Mobile Trend in Asia

Steam Media, a Singapore-based mobile technology start-up, was founded in March 2009 by Chua Zi Yong. The start-up has recently raised US $780,000 in a Series A funding led by Stream Global and […] Related posts: Facebook Talks about Marketing in Southeast Asia [EVENT] If you’re free this Wednesday (26 January), join us at… Freesia […]

Google Apps saves Singapore firm half a Million

Switching from Linux-based Hmail system to Google Apps saves HSR, a Singapore-based real estate agency “some half a million dollars annually”, Patrick Liew, CEO at HSR told Zdnetasia. In its existing Linux-based system, […] Related posts: Google Acquires Mobile Ad Firm For 750 Million It seems like Google has passed the recession stage and… How […]

IBM Celebrates 100 Years of Innovation

Happy centennial birthday, IBM. This year, IBM celebrates 100 years of innovation, risk taking and transformation CEO, Samuel J. Palmisano was in Singapore last Friday to speak at IBM’s Centennial Lecture organized by […] Related posts: How Web Videos Are Driving Innovation We watch web videos almost everyday. They have changed our… Magazine Ad Revenue […]

Singapore’s Start-up, Stream Media Raises $780,000

Stream Media, a Singapore-based mobile start-up has raised US$780,000 in a Series A funding led by Stream Glbal Pte Ltd and Singtel Innov8. This fresh fund will provide Stream Media with enough resources to further develop and market its MoVend mobile payment product. MoVend is a mobile in-app payment platform that allows users to buy […]

Freesia City’s Co-founder on Social Gaming and 1 Million Users in Asia

Social gaming is one of the next big things. According to eMarketer, the industry is poised to be a $2 billion industry in the U.S by 2012. We are witnessing the same trend in Asia as more social gaming companies mushroomed in recent years. Dhub Digital, a Singapore and Indonesia-based social gaming start-up, is one […]

Freesia City hits 115,000 Active Gamers on Facebook

If you were an active Facebook gamer in Indonesia or Singapore, you probably would have heard of Freesia City, a popular social game created by Dhub Digital. The game has attracted more than 115,000 monthly active gamers on Facebook and has gathered over 90,000 loyal supporters on its page. Let me explain the game in […]