TAG: Facebook

New connections: LinkedIn now has over 100 million users in Asia

By Kevin McSpadden | Aug 10, 2016

The weirdest data point you'll read today: 1,000 people in Singapore are connected to professionals in Antarctica Read More

Machine learning technology set to unlock US$17B fintech opportunity: white paper

By Kevin McSpadden | Aug 04, 2016

The fintech industry opportunity in Asia is set to directly compete with North America and blow Europe out of the water Read More

Bringing access to affordable internet: Facebook's solar-powered Aquila takes flight

By Dayana Sobri | Jul 22, 2016

The high-altitude, long-endurance solar airplane aims to give access to affordable internet to everyone, including those living in hard-to-reach locations Read More

Google Loon is in Sri Lanka: What does this mean for the country?

By Roar.lk | Jul 06, 2016

Google Loon might just be the necessary tool to boost Internet adoption, but challenges of lifespan and education present potential barriers Read More

This artificial intelligence funding program wants to put Asia's AI startups on the map

By TechNode | Jul 05, 2016

Big banks are saying the global market for artificial intelligence tech is expected to be worth US$153 billion by 2020 Read More

On-demand economy is everywhere, even on LINE and Facebook

By e27.co/carrie.er | Jun 21, 2016

Can you imagine paying for your utility bill as you split the tab for the meal you just had while hailing a cab from Didi Kuaidi, only without even having to download the Didi app? Read More

Facebook is testing 'new' social commerce payment in Thailand which requires you to transfer money via ATM

By Sainul Abudheen | Jun 13, 2016

In the age of Internet, a company of Facebook’s stature is trialling a payment method which requires a user to go to ATM for money transfer, in a fast-growing Internet market such as Thailand, is not just funny but also horrible Read More

This startup is using WeChat chatbots to scale english learning

By TechNode | Jun 10, 2016

The new chatbots are not designed to replace teachers, but rather, it acts more like an assistant Read More

5 productivity hacks for successful people

By e27.co/sam-makad | Jun 03, 2016

Maybe it is counter-intuitive, but technology should be simultaneously ignored and embraced Read More

In the year's most anticipated report, China, Snapchat and data analytics stand apart

By Kevin McSpadden | Jun 02, 2016

In many ways, China is competing with the Silicon Valley, Snapchat is the future of advertising and Big Data is becoming an important debate Read More

Go more viral than the flu: 5 social media strategies for your startup

By e27.co/luisa.brenton | May 31, 2016

Are you in design or food? Best focus on Instagram. What about data analytics? Maybe Twitter or LinkedIn are the best outlets Read More

Facebook opens office in Malaysia, where 94% of people discover products and brands on the social site

By Sainul Abudheen | May 05, 2016

In the country, more than 18 million people use Facebook and 6.5 million use Instagram Read More

7 life skills we can learn from Mark Zuckerberg

By Young Entrepreneur Council | May 03, 2016

Life skills are surprisingly crucial to your success at work, too. Here’s why Mark Zuckerberg has mastered both Read More

Singapore fourth in Asia for government data requests: Facebook release

By Kevin McSpadden | Apr 29, 2016

India made the most requests in Asia, Pakistan second and Taiwan third. Indonesia only made two requests Read More

The fate of Internet giants operating in Indonesia may finally have been decided

By Anisa Menur | Apr 29, 2016

The Minister of Communications and Informatics announced draft regulation, public hearing to be open until May 12 Read More

Shhhh! Here are some secrets to help your social media campaign stand out

By Kevin McSpadden | Apr 28, 2016

What key metrics to successful campaigns keep an eye on? What is a typical budget? This infographic answers these questions Read More

Why brick-and-mortar businesses have an advantage in the digital economy

By e27.co/sten.ivan | Apr 20, 2016

Traditional businesses actually have a distinct advantage and can mix brick-and-mortar experience with digital enterprise Read More

Indonesia plans to produce 1,000 technopreneurs by 2020 - here's how

By Anisa Menur | Apr 16, 2016

The government will partner with Kejora to host a series of events to help nurture the new generation of technopreneurs Read More

This seems to be a great week to run a small business in Indonesia

By Anisa Menur | Apr 14, 2016

The government and the private sectors are gearing up SMEs for the digital era -- with big names such as Facebook, Bukalapak and Indosat Ooredoo involved Read More

After Lazada deal, ships will sail in Alibaba's rising tide

By Kevin McSpadden | Apr 13, 2016

The move could provide serious infrastructure and culture help in an industry still trying to bring e-commerce to the masses across Asia Read More

I don't want, can not, and have not changed the world by myself: Facebook Co-founder Eduardo Saverin

By Kevin McSpadden | Apr 12, 2016

In a conversation that began with humility and ended with modesty, Eduardo Saverin offered entrepreneurial advice and shed light on Facebook's early days Read More

What's the latest update with the tax drama for Indonesia's Internet giants?

By Anisa Menur | Apr 08, 2016

The country's Minister of Finance reveals the legal status of companies such as Facebook and Twitter. Signs of impending trouble? Read More

Troubles in Oculus Rift initial public launch

By Kai Kiat Ong | Apr 08, 2016

Oculus ran into three problems almost immediately after the launch: poor product fulfilment, overpricing and VR sickness Read More

Why has live streaming flopped so far?

By geektime | Apr 08, 2016

The launch of Facebook Live has put the spotlight on live streaming, but so far the industry has been anything but successful Read More

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