southeast asian countries

southeast asian countries

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Opera opens Singapore office to extend its reach in Asia-Pacific and focus on advertising

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Norwegian browser software company Opera has opened a regional head office in Singapore today as it seeks to extend its reach in the Asia-Pacific region with a focus on developing its advertising business. Opera already has a presence in Asia — with offices in China, Japan, Korea and Taiwan — but the...
Opera opens Singapore office to extend its reach in Asia-Pacific and focus on advertising

Now you can tour the whole of Taiwan without losing your Internet connection, for free

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Internet connection while travelling overseas is a huge boon – you can find your way with Google Maps, suss out must-eats nearby you, and check the weather so you don’t get drenched in rain while hiking up a mountain. Taiwan’s government has just made it easier for tourists by extending...
Now you can tour the whole of Taiwan without losing your Internet connection, for free

Indonesian Newsstand App Scoop Closes $2.4M Series B

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Apps Foundry just announced that it has raised $2.42 million (S$3 million) in a Series B round of funding. The Indonesian company is registered and headquartered in Singapore, and this round of funding has come from Indonesia’s largest media group, Kompas Gramedia. The company’s main product is a digital newsstand app...
Indonesian Newsstand App Scoop Closes $2.4M Series B

China Mobile's Skype competitor, Jego, launches for Android and iOS worldwide

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We got the low-down on Jego, the Skype rival from China Mobile, last week and now the app has quietly surfaced on Apple’s App Store and Google Play where it can be downloaded for free. As we explained last week, Jego is an attempt from China Mobile — the world’s...
China Mobile's Skype competitor, Jego, launches for Android and iOS worldwide

Facebook Invests in Asian Fiber-Optic Cable Network

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In an attempt to further support one of the company’s fastest growing overseas markets, Facebook has invested an undisclosed sum of money in Asia Pacific Gateway, an underwater cable network delivering Internet to many Southeast Asian countries. Facebook’s investment is part of a $450 million pooled investment among a consortium...
Facebook Invests in Asian Fiber-Optic Cable Network

Watch Peter Thiel tell Eric Schmidt that Google doesn't Innovate

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Thiel is probably a little bit of an outlier (understatement) but from a philosophical standpoint, Google could technically be investing more in R&D. The problem is that to invest responsibly, there has to be a certain level of confidence that the projects are going to pay off.  If anything, Google has...
Watch Peter Thiel tell Eric Schmidt that Google doesn't Innovate
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