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Reports of their death premature, BlackBerry is an example of how to revive a dying brand

People need to stop talking about Blackberry’s phone franchise like it’s a eulogy, since the company has recovered in a massive way 

Will Indonesia accept Blackberry the way it used to?

Blackberry remains to be perceived as a premium brand; it cannot rely solely on BBM and has to adjust to market demand 

Blackberry joins forces with Indonesia's Tiphone to set up BB Merah Putih

The joint venture will hold the rights to produce Android-based Blackberry handsets in Indonesia 

Meet Qlapa, Indonesia’s Etsy for local handicrafts

The platform allows customers to pre-order and customise their purchases 

IDC predicts mobile payments in APAC to reach US$1T by 2017

The International Data Corporation (IDC) forecasts 124 per cent hike in Asia Pacific's total volume of mobile payment due to growing smartphone adoption 

BBM emerges most popular messaging app in Indonesia

WhatsApp Messenger occupied the second place followed by LINE 

How communities help shape companies

How can tech firms implement a "horizontal marketing concept" in respective countries they are operating in? 

This is the world's dumbest app and it has raised US$1205 on Kickstarter!

Called LookFor, this app allows users to flash a particular colour via their phones to stand out in a crowd so that their friends can easily find them 

International startups that made Indonesia as their home in 2013

Some prominent startups players that crossed shores to tap the burgeoning internet users in Indonesia in 2013. e27  picks the best 

Indonesia internet is going public in 2015?

I have high hopes for the Indonesia internet scene. Which company from which category will be the first to go public: Media, E-commerce or Payment company 

Does Viber have the potential to be No 1 in India?

In an aggressive marketing splurge, LINE and WeChat claim to be No 1 in India, which is a far cry from reality. The competition would be between WhatsApp and Viber 

Indonesian brands shying from mobile advertising: Research

A study by Yahoo and Mindshare reveals that Indonesian brands are reluctant to adopt mobile and digital advertising despite growth in internet penetration 

Viber unveils new BlackBerry update amidst buzz over BBM

Mobile chat app Viber rolls out new BlackBerry update. CEO Talmon Marco claims that the smartphone platform makes up its third largest mobile user base 

BBM rolls out officially on Android and iPhone

After a failed launch earlier this year, BlackBerry Messenger (BBM) has finally started rolling out for Android and iPhone 

Scaling and traction: How platforms can make or break your startup

Platforms easily scale. Products and services don't. Here are a few thoughts on how your startup can scale (or fail) with the help of platforms. 

Which mobile platform should Indonesian developers build apps for?

Which platform should Indonesian developers focus on? Here are some factors to take into consideration. 

All-touch smartphone BlackBerry Z30 available in Singapore this Oct 10

BlackBerry's new all-touch Z30 will be available in Singapore this October 10. It has been said to sport the biggest screen seen for a BlackBerry smartphone. 

'Focus is unchanged', BlackBerry assures developers

At BlackBerry Jam Asia 2013, Alec Saunders, VP - Developer Relations, assured continuity, highlighted key performing apps & partners; showcased BBM on Windows. 

BBM coming to iOS and Android this weekend, finally

BlackBerry Messenger for Android and iOS now has an ETA. Will you download BBM, and do you think it will signal a big comeback for the platform? 

Join e27 at BlackBerry Jam Asia in Hong Kong

Find out the latest from BlackBerry at the BlackBerry Jam Asia in Hong Kong from 26 to 27 September 2013. 

How Pintails shocked AngelHack by presenting on BlackBerry 10

BlackBerry 10? AngelHack in San Francisco was left reeling from shock after Pintails presented on the platform. 

BBM Inc. probably should have been done a year or two ago

How's BlackBerry Messenger doing today? Could it have been done better? 

BlackBerry – A partnership, patent deal or a takeover?

Following BlackBerry's announcement on exploring "strategic alternatives", what are the possible outcomes? 

BBM for Android and iOS fast approaching, but is anyone excited?

BBM for iOS and Android is coming soon, with BlackBerry sending out invites to the private beta. Will cross-platform BBM help keep the company relevant? 

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