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Quras-is-now-listed-on-BiKi

Quras is now listed on BiKi


Monday, November 18, 2019 by

Quras has announced a partnership with BiKi. As of November 1st, Quras' native token (XQC) is listed and active on BiKi's trading platform. This strategic partnership strengthens Quras' position in the Asian market, expanding its market share through BiKi's large and growing user base of over 2 million people globally. Together, Quras and BiKi look to br...


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How to hire top technical talent


Monday, October 28, 2019 by

We recently spoke with Maria Chung, VP of People at HackerRank about hiring technical talent. HackerRank is a technology hiring platform that is the standard for assessing developer skills for over 1,500+ companies around the world. The current methods for technical interviewing fall flat when it comes to showcasing a candidate’s true skills. By enabling...


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Blockchain service provider Rockside launched cloudmanaged version


Friday, July 12, 2019 by

Rockside, a blockchain service provider that helps companies build decentralized apps (dApps), has announced the release of the cloud-managed version of its tool. Although Rockside’s current on-premises model enables the deployment and management of blockchain infrastructure on enterprise infrastructure or private clouds (AWS, Google Cloud, Azure), the new clou...


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Wage inequality in the tech industry report emerges


Friday, March 29, 2019 by

Hired released an in-depth data report looking at wage inequality in the tech industry. In advance of Equal Pay Day (4/2), the report looks at how race, age, industry, roles, LGBTQ+ status, and geographies all impact wage inequality. Hired also released a new micro-documentary that offers a powerful and all-too-relatable look at the gender wage gap. This is all a part o...


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Game developer tips and insight for 2019


Thursday, January 24, 2019 by

2019 offers promising new opportunities for game developers to reach new markets. But how can developers best capture diverse users’ attention and loyalty? Webpals Mobile, a performance-driven mobile-app user acquisition company, recently conducted a study comparing advertising driving gaming app downloads in the United States and Asia. Drawing on insights from th...


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Scripts app gamifys language learning using finger swipes


Wednesday, November 14, 2018 by

Drops has launched Scripts for iOS and Android. With just a few swipes of a finger, users will be able to write Japanese Kana, Korean Hangul, and traditional Hanzi characters. In the coming months, Scripts will add simplified Hanzi, Thai, Kanji, Arabic, Hebrew, Russian Cyrillic, and Hindi. In the past few years, Americans have expressed significant interest in learni...


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Alternative Google Play app stores to consider


Tuesday, May 15, 2018 by

Android is open source, and because of that -app developers can build and deploy an APK file anywhere! There are obvious advantages to deploying into the known Android app stores such as Google Play, and Amazon - mostly in the potential number of impressions and installs your app can receive, because Google play comes as the default app store on most Android devices. Pl...


PacketZoom-expands-its-offerings-to-SEA

PacketZoom expands its offerings to SEA


Wednesday, June 14, 2017 by

Slow app speeds are a major problem for Southeast Asia, where a recent Digitimes report found that 3G/4G mobile broadband Internet access was expected to reach just 60% in Southeast Asia in 2017, compared to 81% for the United States and more than 90% for countries such as Japan and South Korea. PacketZoom’s own Mobile Observatory report also found a high number of netw...


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5 tips for selling your app in international markets


Friday, January 6, 2017 by

What you should know when publishing an app that is targeted for a country outside of the United States.Apps are about as global as the Internet itself, and any successful app developer is smart to look beyond borders for new growth. After all, developers are always on the lookout for new users, particularly high quality and engaged users. They’re also trying to scale t...


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8 cyber security predictions for what's to come in AsiaPacific


Thursday, December 29, 2016 by

Cyber security received heightened interest in 2016 due to a spate of cyber attacks in the region. These included cyber attacks on the database of 55 million voters at the Philippines Commission on Elections (COMELEC), the National Payment Corporation of India (NPCI), US$81 million cyber heist at the Bangladesh Central Bank and the massive data leaks as shown by the Yah...


Energy-Storage-Innovations-Conference-in-search-for-the-holy-grail-of-batteries

Energy Storage Innovations Conference in search for the holy grail of batteries


Friday, October 7, 2016 by

The future of the energy, mobility, electronics, and communications industry will be strongly shaped by the development of one key enabling technology, that is, energy storage. At the historical tipping point of structural change in these sectors there has never been a better time for a dedicated forum on energy storage as key enabling technology. The IDTechEx Show...


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President of 360 Games Alex Xu Discusses Chinese Game Publishing Opportunities


Wednesday, June 15, 2016 by

To learn more about the growing Chinese gaming market and the opportunity China presents for game developers, we spoke with Alex Xu is president of 360 Games. The company is a leading Chinese game platform and publisher which recently released initiatives to attract global game developers to China, including the formation of the SUPER360° Strategy, a mobile ad revenue r...


Fortumo-Expands-Carrier-Billing-Payments-to-55-Million-Users-in-Vietnam

Fortumo Expands Carrier Billing Payments to 55 Million Users in Vietnam


Friday, November 13, 2015 by

Through a partnership with Viettel, the largest mobile operator in Vietnam, Fortumo is bringing direct carrier billing for Viettel subscribers providing the ability for over 36 million smartphone owners to make mobile payments and purchase digital content online by charging payments to their mobile phone bill.Direct carrier billing lets users make payments over a data c...


Localizing-Apps:-Start-Early-to-Cut-Complexity

Localizing Apps: Start Early to Cut Complexity


Thursday, August 6, 2015 by

The mobile application marketplace is booming – by 2017 Portio Research estimates the number of mobile users will grow to 4.4 billion, half of whom will come from Asia. These numbers are staggering, and also speak to the necessity for localizing apps.Developers understand this need – in a survey of 274 developers conducted at Microsoft BUILD, an annual conference where ...


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Phablets Owners Are Overtaking Android Says New Flurry Report


Monday, May 4, 2015 by

A recent study into the impact of the iPhone 6 Plus by Flurry has shown that Phablet owners are becoming a dominant category for app consumption, but the big impact has been on Android device ownership. Flurry recently examined 1.6 billion devices it tracks every month to explore usage by screen size. Flurry focused on the top 875 devices which accounted for 87 per...


Why-Building-a-Global-App-Is-Hard-Work-That-Can-Pay-Off

Why Building a Global App Is Hard Work That Can Pay Off


Tuesday, March 31, 2015 by

These are amazing times to be a startup. It used to be that internationalization entailed securing offices, personnel and equipment, something that cost months or even years, as well as millions of dollars in investment. Any mistakes made were very costly and could threaten the future of the company. Today, if you are a mobile app developer, with the seeming push o...


Phunware-Continues-Growth-with-the-Acquisition-of-the-Odyssey-Mobile-Interaction-Advertising-Platform

Phunware Continues Growth with the Acquisition of the Odyssey Mobile Interaction Advertising Platform


Friday, December 19, 2014 by

Austin, Texas based Phunware has announced that it has acquired London and Singapore based Odyssey Mobile Interaction. The acquisition brings together Phunware’s Multiscreen as a Service (MaaS), a fully integrated customer engagement platform that enables brands to engage, manage and monetize their anytime anywhere users worldwide with Odyssey Mobile’s app monetization ...


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Vietnam's First Bitcoin Leverage Trading Platform Launched by VBTC Vietnam and Coinarch


Monday, December 15, 2014 by

VBTC Vietnam Co. Ltd. and Coinarch Pte. Ltd. have announced the launch of  “VBTC plus,” Vietnam’s first bitcoin leverage trading platform this month. The partnership between Coinarch and VBTC Vietnam will allow the Vietnamese market to keep up with developments in nations located within the greater(South-)East-Asian area. VBTC Vietnam offers a strong understan...


Sending-the-Baby-on-the-Right-Path:-Quality-Assurance-as-it-Relates-to-Localization-of-Apps

Sending the Baby on the Right Path: Quality Assurance as it Relates to Localization of Apps


Friday, August 22, 2014 by

Let's just admit it: at first glance, "quality assurance" doesn’t have a particularly sexy ring. It might even sound dry and tedious and repetitive. But in the localization world, we think QA is anything but dry and tedious. Sure, it might be a wee bit repetitive, but this is the stage when the localized app finally comes to life for us. After all the time spent on...


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Fortumo Expands Mobile Payments Presence in China


Friday, August 15, 2014 by

At ChinaJoy (one of the biggest gaming industry events in China) Fortumo announced that it is opening a new office in Xuhui, China. The local connection will help the company stay close to the mobile development community in China and throughout the Asia Pacific. Gewben Wu is Fortumo’s Business Development Director for Asia and he pointed out that, “The b...


Localizing-Apps:-Getting-Things-Done

Localizing Apps: Getting Things Done


Friday, August 1, 2014 by

In the first two installments of this series we talked about what localization is and whether you should do it (the answer was a resounding yes if you're interested in profiting from your app). We also explored internationalization and recommended that you definitely internationalize, no matter whether you want to localize your app or not. Now let's talk ...


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Asia is a Gold Mine for Android App Developers and Here's Why


Wednesday, June 18, 2014 by

The Asian consumer and the smartphoneThe Asian market has a strong affection for smartphones, tablets and all manner of other internet-enabled devices, more so than any other region in the world. In a recent survey (Milward Brown AdReaction: “ the daily distribution of Screen-Minutes across countries” published in KPCB report) that analyzed the time consumers spend...


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Asia Mobile News : New Report Says Asia Is The Leading App Market In The World


Thursday, January 23, 2014 by

In a new report from Distimo concerning app store downloads and revenue generated, Asia is claiming the #1 spot taking in a whopping 41% of the total revenue generated globally! The Asian app store market is a train that cannot be stopped and this month's report takes a deep dive into the trends happening in Asia and the countries in it - including China, Hong...


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Hey Restaurant Owners: Ready for An App Developer with a Punchh


Tuesday, December 10, 2013 by

So what’s better than owning Bruce Lee’s yellow jumpsuit used in the final scenes of his uncompleted movie, “Game of Death”? (the jumpsuit recently sold at auction for 100kUS!) Ok, maybe not much, but Mama Fu’s Asian House, operator of 16 restaurants in the Southeastern U.S, is betting that a new mobile rewards based program will give it more “Punchh” in driving new bus...


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New iPhone and iOS Release Shakes Up App Rankings According to Distimo Report


Tuesday, October 15, 2013 by

Distimo’s latest report, Top Global Apps – September 2013, highlights the top free, paid, and grossing apps for the Apple App Store, Google Play, and the Amazon Appstore. The analysis is based on data covering the full month of September 2013 on a globally aggregated level and is obtained from Distimo’s proprietary AppIQ data program. Apple App Store Developers were t...


Jolla-Announces-Sailfish-OS-Compatibility-with-Android

Jolla Announces Sailfish OS Compatibility with Android


Monday, September 16, 2013 by

In a step towards its goal of convincing mobile providers to utilize its operating system, Jolla Mobile has announced its Sailfish OS is now compatible with the Android ecosystem in terms of application and hardware compatibility. With eyes towards the European and Asian markets, the company is hoping that the OS’s ability to fully integrate current Android ...


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RUMOR: The New iPhone Will Be Called The iPhone 5S and iPhone 5C


Wednesday, August 14, 2013 by

According to an Asian news source, the rumored coming iPhone powered by A7 processor will be released as “iPhone 5S”. This source reported that KGI Securities analyst Ming-Chi Kuo’s guesses may be true. Ming-Chi guessed several points, the resolution of iSight camera will be stayed on 8M pixels but F-stop will be brighter up to 2.0. The gold color which is rumored as 3r...


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Android app revenue gaining ground


Thursday, November 29, 2012 by

The revenue from apps in the Google play store is growing. As a matter of fact an official android report from App Annie states that it grew by 311% between October 2011 and October 2012.Despite that growth, in October 2012 global revenue from the iOS App Store was four times larger than Google Play’s. App Annie was unable to disclose any actual financial number in the ...


Metaps App Surpass 30 Million Downloads


Wednesday, November 28, 2012 by

- Network expands in Korea -TOKYO — Metaps Inc. (hereafter "Metaps") developer of 'metaps' - a monetization platform for Android announces that participating Android apps have achieved over 30 million downloads. This is a result of strong increases in the amount of downloads of partner's apps in the Asian market, particularly in Korea.metaps is a developer platform...