Archives - 20 December 2011, Tuesday

  • Mobile ad platform Amobee makes big push into Southeast Asia

    sgentrepreneurs.com 20 Dec '11, 10am

    Mobile ad platform Amobee makes big push into Southeast Asia December 20, 2011 by Terence LEE Ambient Digital , a large advertising network in Vietnam, and MCM, an advertising and digital media group in Indonesia, will start using US-based Amobee ‘s end-to-end online advertising platf...

  • 앵그리버즈 개발사 Rovio가 2013년 홍콩에서 IPO? 중국지역의 앵그리버즈 누계 다운로드 1억 돌파, 미국의 뒤를 이어 2위라고

    Angry Birds maker mulls Hong Kong IPO; wants to be the next Disney

    sgentrepreneurs.com 20 Dec '11, 8am

    Angry Birds maker mulls Hong Kong IPO; wants to be the next Disney December 20, 2011 by Terence LEE Rovio, the Finnish company which gave us Angry Birds , is considering an IPO in Hong Kong which would happen in 2013, reported Reuters . While Finnish weekly Tekniikka&Talous wrote that...

  • Timbuk2 Bags

    Timbuk2 Bags « Blog | lesterchan.net

    lesterchan.net 20 Dec '11, 6am

    Today went to the only official Timbuk2 Retail Store in San Francisco located at 506 Hayes Street! The staff there are very friendly and service rendered is excellent. Got myself 4 bags!

  • Is @FusionGarage dead?

    Is Fusion Garage dead?

    sgentrepreneurs.com 19 Dec '11, 11am

    December 19, 2011 by Terence LEE Trouble might be brewing at Fusion Garage , the Singapore-based company that received poor reviews for its JooJoo tablet and was trying to salvage its reputation with two new products — the Grid10 tablet and the Grid4 smartphone. Engadget reported that...

  • Founders Drinks and StartupLokal Meetup v20 Takeaways by @goudotmobi

    Founders Drinks and StartupLokal Meetup v20 Takeaways

    e27.sg 19 Dec '11, 9am

    Hello there! If you are new here, you might want to subscribe to the RSS feed for updates on this topic. Powered by WP Greet Box Richard Harshman on AWS Cloud and Mobility Solutions After holding a Founders Drinks Jakarta last February , e27 has once again brought the Founders Drinks ...

  • Alex Caro from Akamai talks about the hyperconnected world

    Alex Caro from Akamai talks about the hyperconnected world

    e27.sg 19 Dec '11, 2am

    Alex also acknowledges that each country has their own strengths which makes it even more important that Akamai establishes strong partnerships locally. Some of the partners that Akamai is currently working with is Ericsson . “We are very good, Akamai obviously, at getting Internet tr...

  • Plug and Play Christmas Party at [email protected] – 21 Dec

    sgentrepreneurs.com 18 Dec '11, 5am

    Egi is currently pursuing Chemistry at the Nanyang Technological University in Singapore. While not mixing compounds in the lab, the Indonesian is always on the hunt for recommended "makan" (Malay for "eat") places for local food. But the true blue foodie admits that "as long as the f...

  • Epson releases new range of projectors

    Epson releases new range of projectors | The Neo Dimension

    theneodimension.com 17 Dec '11, 3am

    Designed for avid 3D and HD movie lovers, this is Epson’s new high-end 3D / HD projector which also offers the brightest 3D images in the world2 . This is made possible by its 480 hertz frame refresh rate that is twice as fast as other 3D projectors, and which minimises the “blackout ...

  • Away To US (West Coast) « Blog | lesterchan.net

    lesterchan.net 16 Dec '11, 6am

    I will be away for about a month starting this Sunday, 18th December 2011, to USA! I will be travelling to San Francisco, Los Angeles and Las Vegas! I will still be blogging about gadgets and places of attraction in the US when I am over there! So stay tuned. My wish is almost fulfill...

  • ShowAve, bringing you the latest events around you by @Jackyyapp

    ShowAve, bringing you the latest events around you

    e27.sg 16 Dec '11, 3am

    While the app is useful in showing the events around Singapore, the events are mostly centering around Promotions and Sales, and hence the target audience of this app would mostly be teenagers or ladies who are always on the lookout for promotions. With a team of three running Show Av...

  • The rise of Geekdom in Southeast Asia

    The rise of Geekdom in Southeast Asia

    sgentrepreneurs.com 16 Dec '11, 2am

    Zane also touched on the popularity of BarCamps in Southeast Asia, which in fact sowed the seeds for the genesis of HackerSpaces in the region. The first BarCamp was held in Singapore in 2007, and quickly spread to other parts of Southeast Asia. The initiators behind these meetings ar...

  • The future of tablets and mobile from BlackBerry DevCon Asia 2011

    The future of tablets and mobile from BlackBerry DevCon Asia 2011

    e27.sg 16 Dec '11, 2am

    , Senior Worldwide Evangelist for the Creative Solutions Business Unit at Adobe Systems Incorporated, and Thomas Kang, Strategy Analyst of Global Wireless Practice, the future of mobile will be increased integration with cloud computing. Smartphones will increasingly move to the direc...

  • New blog post: PRADA by LG 3.0 Android Phone will be up for pre-order in Singapore in January 2012

    PRADA by LG 3.0 Android Phone will be up for pre-order in Singapore in January 2012

    justinlee.sg 15 Dec '11, 11am

    The PRADA phone by LG 3.0 will be available for pre-order in January 2012. Consumers who purchase the phone through the pre-order will receive a PRADA-branded accessory with their phone. More details on the pre-order will be made available via the LG Singapore homepage and the LG Mobi...

  • Sony Ericsson Xperia owners gets 50gigs of free online space from Box

    justinlee.sg 15 Dec '11, 10am

    New blog post: Sony Ericsson Xperia owners gets 50gigs of free online space from Box http://t.co/NeOCqUha 0 minutes ago @JamCanSing @dchieng for android the marketplace can be manufacturer specific. Maybe thats how they know. 39 minutes ago @creativezane seriously. Need to buy new pai...

  • What we love about games – Narrative: If you are new here, you might want to subscribe to the RSS feed for updat...

    What we love about games – Narrative

    e27.sg 15 Dec '11, 2am

    Hello there! If you are new here, you might want to subscribe to the RSS feed for updates on this topic. Powered by WP Greet Box e27 interviewed Natalie Marinho , a freelance writer and game designer for this special article about narratives within games. It was a casual interview hel...

  • Dealised acquires Hong Kong-based Lokaly to drive Asian expansion by @joashweecikai

    Dealised acquires Hong Kong-based Lokaly to drive Asian expansion

    e27.sg 15 Dec '11, 12am

    Hello there! If you are new here, you might want to subscribe to the RSS feed for updates on this topic. Powered by WP Greet Box About five months ago, we covered Dealised’s funding from SingTel Innov8 and their headquartering in Singapore . Today, the group-buying technology services...

  • Chillin’ With founders in Bangkok

    sgentrepreneurs.com 14 Dec '11, 2pm

    , where she focuses on early stage investments in technology firms. She has had two exits out of her investments via the firm, one of which is iHipo . A frequent judge for business competitions both locally and overseas, she graduated from the National University of Singapore. Gwen al...

  • New blog post: [Giveaway] Limited Edition Transformers Device Label Jaguar USB Memory

    [Giveaway] Limited Edition Transformers Device Label Jaguar USB Memory

    justinlee.sg 14 Dec '11, 9am

    On the 7th day of Christmas, Me, Myself, and I are giving out this Limited Edition Transformers Device Label Jaguar USB memory which costs around SGD$15, but there are very few of this created.

  • [Giveaway] Nespresso Ritual Ristretto Cups

    justinlee.sg 14 Dec '11, 9am

    Inspired by the shape of the Nespresso capsule, the Ritual Cups are elegant, light and expertly designed to serve their dedicated Grand Cru. Set of two porcelain Ristretto cups and saucers. Recommended Serving Size: Ristretto 25 ml / Maximum Capacity: 60 ml.

  • I have no 'track record' phrase. No wonder I'm not getting hired Top Overused Buzzwords in Singapore

    LinkedIn Top Overused Buzzwords in Singapore

    justinlee.sg 14 Dec '11, 8am

    Here is LinkedIn’s 2011 list of the top 10 terms that are overused by professionals in Singapore: Track record Motivated Effective Creative Dynamic Innovative Problem solving Communication skills Extensive experience Interpersonal skills Here are the 2011 number one buzzwords for coun...

  • New blog post: BlackBerry Bold 9900 now in pure white available in Singapore

    BlackBerry Bold 9900 now in pure white available in Singapore

    justinlee.sg 14 Dec '11, 8am

    BlackBerry Bold 9900 Available for Pre-orders now in Singapore, Release on 1st September RIM launching 2 new Blackberry Bold and 3 new Blackberry Torch with Blackberry 7 OS Is this the BlackBerry 9980, BlackBerry Knight, R47, Porche Proceeding? (Video) BlackBerry PlayBook to support B...

  • Reizo: Undressing the story behind a fashion entrepreneur

    Reizo: Undressing the story behind a fashion entrepreneur

    sgentrepreneurs.com 14 Dec '11, 2am

    Reizo: Undressing the story behind a fashion entrepreneur December 14, 2011 by Guest Contributor This article is syndicated from MoneySmart , an online finance publication for the masses. Reizo is a custom tailoring house, located at Wilkie Edge. Just a few years old, they already hav...

  • Winners Of The Nokia 'Amazing Everyday' Contest

    Winners Of The Nokia ‘Amazing Everyday’ Conte... « Blog | lesterchan.net

    lesterchan.net 14 Dec '11, 1am

    Announcing the winners of the Nokia ‘Amazing Everyday’ Contest which I held back on 1st December 2011. They are: Julian Chow with the picture Sunset at Bedok Reservoir Sajnikanth with the picture Bright Side of the Moon Congratulations guys! I will be handing over your details to Noki...

  • Clozette wins Red Herring Top 100 Global 2011 Award

    e27.sg 14 Dec '11, 1am

    , a Singapore-based fashion social network, announced yesterday that they are the winners of this year’s Red Herring Top 100 Global Award . In a press release, Roger Yuen, CEO and Founder of Clozette said, “We are honored to be recognized as one of the top privately held technology co...

  • Indonesia Digest: Pontus Sonnerstedt will leave Yahoo! Indonesia, Peter Goldsworthy joins Rumah123, and more

    sgentrepreneurs.com 14 Dec '11, 12am

    Indonesia Digest: Pontus Sonnerstedt will leave Yahoo! Indonesia, Peter Goldsworthy joins Rumah123, and more December 14, 2011 by Egi SEPTIADI Here are some interesting startup news snippets from Indonesia, not only from its capital, Jakarta, but also other tech startup hubs such as Y...

  • South Korea Digest: Enswers acquisition, Samsung denied collecting users’ data, and more

    sgentrepreneurs.com 13 Dec '11, 2pm

    This has been brought to you by SGE and OnSuccess. OnSuccess is a media enterprise for start-ups and ventures in Korea. OnSuccess introduces innovative Korean start-ups and ventures to people overseas through media partners and inspires readers by sharing interesting business ideas an...

  • The Gold Digger’s Pants

    sgentrepreneurs.com 13 Dec '11, 2pm

    At around the same time, a Jewish merchant saw that the massive number of native and immigrant gold diggers had one common problem: their cotton pants were tearing like Kleenex against the rough terrain that they had to navigate. He experimented with a new material called denim, and t...

  • LiveShare launches Japanese version by @joashweecikai

    LiveShare launches Japanese version

    e27.sg 13 Dec '11, 2am

    Hello there! If you are new here, you might want to subscribe to the RSS feed for updates on this topic. Powered by WP Greet Box Cooliris has just announced that their rich media communication app for web and mobile, LiveShare , is now available in Japanese. The localized version for ...

  • In some cases, Singapore a better domicile than Hong Kong for China operations

    In some cases, Singapore a better domicile than Hong Kong for China operations

    sgentrepreneurs.com 13 Dec '11, 2am

    In some cases, Singapore a better domicile than Hong Kong for China operations December 13, 2011 by Terence LEE If you are doing business in China, and want to set up a holding company to manage your China operations, what is the best choice? While Hong Kong is always cited as a viabl...

  • Love Farmville? Your kid will love MokoFarm, if you have one. | e27: My mentor back in China once told me, the t...

    Love Farmville? Your kid will love MokoFarm, if you have one.

    e27.sg 13 Dec '11, 2am

    My mentor back in China once told me, the two most lucrative business are of course Adult Entertainment , as well as Education for Kids. Parents today are willing to buy more for their kids because trends such as smaller family size, dual incomes and postponing children until later in...