Archives - 24 December 2011, Saturday

  • BOOST Conference: From Valley to Indonesia – 17-18 Jan

    sgentrepreneurs.com 24 Dec '11, 7am

    After last October’s successful Sillicon Valley Comes to Malaysia , there will be BOOST Conference: From Valley to Indonesia next month. This event was cooked up by Ryu Kawano Suliawan and Ari Awan . BOOST Conference is specially designed to focus on growing existing startups in Indon...

  • #Singapore’s @SCAPEsg to launch program for young entrepreneurs, but is it doomed to fail?

    S’pore’s *SCAPE to launch program for young entrepreneurs, but is it doomed to fail?

    sgentrepreneurs.com 24 Dec '11, 6am

    S’pore’s *SCAPE to launch program for young entrepreneurs, but is it doomed to fail? December 24, 2011 by Terence LEE Come March 2012, *SCAPE will launch a new entrepreneurship program to reach youth-run businesses. By June, the government-supported hang-out spot for youths will open ...

  • Garmin Nuvi 1390LMT

    Garmin Nuvi 1390LMT « Blog | lesterchan.net

    lesterchan.net 24 Dec '11, 4am

    Got the Garmin Nuvi 1390LMT (Amazon Link ) from RadioShack (938 Market Street, San Francisco). Is hard to find electronics store around San Francisco and RadioShack is the nearest to my hotel (Chancellor Hotel ! The guy who attended to me was super helpful (I think in US, the service ...

  • "Can’t Live Without Tech” contest But only full-time students in Singapore may apply What?! via @SGEntrepreneurs

    How you can win cash, gadgets, and a trip to Silicon Valley

    sgentrepreneurs.com 23 Dec '11, 12pm

    How you can win cash, gadgets, and a trip to Silicon Valley December 23, 2011 by Terence LEE The Infocomm Development Authority of Singapore (IDA) and the Singapore Computer Society is organizing a “Can’t Live Without Tech” contest where the winner will get a sponsored trip to Silicon...

  • Entrepreneurs Gone Nuts with iChestnuts – 15 Jan

    sgentrepreneurs.com 23 Dec '11, 9am

    will bring us Entrepreneurs Gone Nuts with comedy group iChestnuts 15 for one night only. Celebrating their 15th year of spoofing movies, TV, current affairs, popular music and the theatre scene, this show is directed and written by Jonathan Lim and will be hosted by super-censor Amy ...

  • Singapore Geek Girls Meetup – 7 Jan

    sgentrepreneurs.com 23 Dec '11, 7am

    Meetup in the very first weekend of 2012. Check out this event if you’re a woman who’s excited to live and breathe in the world of digital opportunities. Guys can join the meetup as well by simply tagging along with their female friends.

  • APAC gets more LinkedIn

    e27.sg 23 Dec '11, 7am

    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 LinkedIn established their Singapore office about seven months ago, and since then it has been a full-scale Asian rollout for the social network targeted at...

  • SCOOP, a popular digital newsstand in Indonesia, raises S$1M @SCOOPtoday

    SCOOP, a popular digital newsstand in Indonesia, raises S$1M

    sgentrepreneurs.com 23 Dec '11, 6am

    SCOOP, a popular digital newsstand in Indonesia, raises S$1M December 23, 2011 by Terence LEE Apps Foundry , an Indonesian mobile development company headquartered in Singapore, announced on 22nd December that they have raised S$1M (US$0.77M) from Gobi Partners and Mitsui Global Inves...

  • Telstra International launches Global DDoS Protection

    justinlee.sg 22 Dec '11, 2pm

    Telstra International launches Global DDoS Protection Service filters traffic on customer Internet connections to Telstra International’s global IP backbone to mitigate the impact of distributed denial of service (DDoS) attacks 21 December, 2011 - Telstra International, a leading glob...

  • Telstra International launches Global DDoS Protection

    justinlee.sg 22 Dec '11, 9am

    Telstra International launches Global DDoS Protection Service filters traffic on customer Internet connections to Telstra International’s global IP backbone to mitigate the impact of distributed denial of service (DDoS) attacks 21 December, 2011 - Telstra International, a leading glob...

  • CanonSGLens iOS App with detailed lens specifications of all

    CanonSGLens iOS App with detailed lens specifications of all Canon DSLR lenses in Singapore

    justinlee.sg 22 Dec '11, 8am

    * Detailed lens specifications of all Canon EF and EF-S lenses sold in Singapore. * Compare lens specifications side by side, with differences indicated. * Compare high resolution MTF charts. * Compare high resolution lens construction diagrams. * Field of View simulator featuring mul...

  • One in ten Singapore blogshops earn beyond S$2000 a month, reveals LiveJournal

    One in ten Singapore blogshops earn beyond S$2,000 a month: LiveJournal

    sgentrepreneurs.com 22 Dec '11, 8am

    One in ten Singapore blogshops earn beyond S$2,000 a month: LiveJournal December 22, 2011 by Terence LEE While the LiveJournal press release has said that “only” ten percent of blogshops earn more than S$2,000 (US$1,500), I actually think it’s a pretty good figure. Let’s consider Live...

  • Collaborative social media platform Tapestrix to expand outside Indonesia

    Collaborative social media platform Tapestrix to expand outside Indonesia

    e27.sg 22 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 This white-label, customizable Social Media Platform was born July last year. Tapestrix, also known as TPX, was developed from scratch by IndoSterling Techn...

  • Gaming hardware company Razer raises US$50M from China fund @cultofrazer

    Gaming hardware company Razer raises US$50M from China fund

    sgentrepreneurs.com 21 Dec '11, 5pm

    The company, which was self-funded until now, is well known for producing high-end gaming devices like mice and keyboards. More recently, they’ve explored even more specialized peripherals and partnerships with game titles. Razer will commit the funds to produce more complete gaming m...

  • S$10,000 to help SMEs rehire older workers

    sgentrepreneurs.com 21 Dec '11, 4pm

    S$10,000 to help SMEs rehire older workers December 22, 2011 by SGEntrepreneurs SMEs in Singapore can now apply for a S$10,000 (US$7,675) grant to cover the costs of implementing a system to rehire older workers. The initiative, called the Capability Development Grant c, comes in anti...

  • SingTel’s Broadband on Mobile Prestige 75 « Blog | lesterchan.net

    lesterchan.net 21 Dec '11, 7am

    SingTel launches commercial LTE mobile broadband service Singapore, 20 December 2011 – Singapore Telecommunications Limited (SingTel) today announced the commercial launch of its Long Term Evolution (LTE) mobile broadband service. Named Broadband on Mobile Prestige 75, it is the first...

  • Wherethefuckshouldigofordrinks. com helps you find the nearest watering hole @wtfsigfd

    Wherethefuckshouldigofor drinks.com helps you find the nearest watering hole

    sgentrepreneurs.com 21 Dec '11, 3am

    Wherethefuckshouldigofor drinks.com helps you find the nearest watering hole December 21, 2011 by Terence LEE The idea is obscenely simple: It’s a website that detects your current location and helps you find the nearest bar or pub. Hate the recommendation? Simply click ‘No, that plac...

  • Tag Archive | web 3.0

    e27.sg 21 Dec '11, 2am

    Events Bulletin: Web 3.0 Asia, cloud computing workshop, IGDA meetup by Sneha Menon We have added the following activities in EventWire where you find out what’s happening in Asia’s startup scene. If you think we’ve missed out on any event, please comment below. Hong Kong Knowledge Tr...

  • Clault is the Cloud’s vault

    e27.sg 21 Dec '11, 2am

    Founded by Marcus Tan and Dr. Li Qiming, Clault’s name spelt their ambition – to be “The Cloud’s Vault”. Their flagship product is build upon Amazon Web Services to offer a full cloud service. It consists of three components, 1) a secure electronic vault to store confidential document...

  • 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...