Being a leader in tech has its challenges, particularly if you are the one being disrupted

You may be a leader in your industry for a few years, and presto -- an entirely unknown startup comes on the scene and takes a huge bite at your market share 

Reid Hoffman: I think it's always smart to be terrified

The prolific internet entrepreneur and investor shares stories about the hard-fought success at PayPal, discusses his failures and what it was like at the very peak of the dot com bubble. 

An ode to Club Penguin, the iceberg has melted and the lighthouse turned off

All things must come to an end, and by most standards, the end of Club Penguin was nearly perfect 

Idealab's Bill Gross reveals the single biggest reason why startups succeed

Is it the idea, the team, timing or funding? What would you place your bets on? 

Friendster inks exclusive partnership with Austria's Pro 3 Games

Friendster has just signed a partnership with an independent game developer in Austria to launch and host Starforce Delta FX across Southeast Asia. 

Kakao enters Malaysia through partnership with Friendster

Although it was a lot more popular 2 years ago, Friendster certainly has not died at all. Today, it partners with Kakao Corp to promote, market and distribute the Kakao mobile platform in Malaysia.  

MOL Global acquires Indonesia's payment service AyoPay

PT. MOL AccessPortal acquires AyoPay and expands MOL’s offerings in Indonesia. 

[Infographic] 10 social media sites that failed

With so many social media sites out there, majority of netizens are still only using Facebook, Linkedin, and Twitter. This "social media fatigue" resulting from too many choices may be the reason why these social media sites that were once in the spotlight, have now died out. 

Friendster helps you discover your secret admirers

Friendster is back with a vengeance. After its relaunch in May 2012, the social network has re-imagined itself into a social discovery and gaming platform, and is now offering a new way of finding your secret admirers, among other new features.