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Hao Yi: Sci & Tech Is a Life Style and a Culture

Hao Yi: Sci & Tech Is a Life Style and a Culture An exclusive interview hosted by Beijing Evening News             Right before the opening ceremony of GMIC 2016 Beijing starts, the reporter covering the column of “Sci-Tech Interconnection” of Beijing Evening News had an exclusive interview with Hao Yi….

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[Interview] GetJar’s CEO Chris Dury Talks Plans for 2013, Getjar Gold Boasts 100 Million Accounts

GetJar is one of the largest distributors of Android apps outside of the Android Market. With more than 2 billion downloads and 75 million users on its GetJar Gold platform, GetJar has become the largest independent, cross-platform app store in the US. GetJar’s “open” model allows for third-party developers to distribute apps more freely on…

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GMIC SV Panel Discussion: Build Local, Distribute Global. Industry Leaders Share Foreign Market Experiences

The first day of GMIC SV featured several panel discussions, including the Build Local, Distribute Global session focusing on international business development. The discussion highlighted both the strategies and successes of GetJar, Zynga, Groupon, Foursquare and ZeptoLab in foreign markets while being moderated by Benjamin Joffee, CEO of Plus8Star. As these industry leaders shared their…

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[Interview] Cooliris Already Top in 63 Countries and Expanding in Asia

Though their app has only been in the public light since its launch at the beginning of August, the folks over at Cooliris are already making an impact that will have photo enthusiasts rejoicing and some competitors in the industry glancing a wary eye. Originally started in 2007 as an application for browsers to display…

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[Interview] Mindtalk’s Social Network Sharpens Common Interests and Gives Local Cultures a Voice

Indonesia is a fast growing market for the technology scene, boasting a rich and diverse culture with a variety of innovative ideas.  With conferences and startups rapidly sprouting up, the island nation is prepping itself to become one of Asia’s largest hubs for innovation (read Daily Social or Tech in Asia). Especially when it comes to social interaction,…

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[Interview] Delivery Hero China: Shanghai’s Best Food on One Platform

Something that China does quite well is food, and meal delivery services are almost always an expected feature in the restaurant business, though many restaurant choices are not as savory as others. For hungry workers, finding the best food can be a difficult process. Enter Delivery Hero China, or Waimai Chaoren, the one-stop delivery solution…

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[Interview] Monitise: Doubling in Revenue and Growing in Asia

Interview with Darren Sugden, Asia-Pacific CEO of Monitise, GSMA –Asia Expo 2012—Gurpreet Singh Monitise, a the world leader in mobile banking technology and payment services, recently issued a trading update via the London Stock Exchange, highlighting the expected announcement that revenues for the company will more than double for the third successive year when it…

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[Interview] GREE Making Its Way Into China

I sat down with Yusuke Amano, GREE’s Senior VP of Asia-Pacific, this Saturday at China Joy 2012 to gain an understanding of GREE’s plans in the China region. GREE is making an aggressive push into China, and they are investigating partnerships to get there faster. Mr. Amano was happy to let me know a few developments…

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[Interview] Scholacloud Makes Education More Streamlined and Social

Internet and mobile devices are beginning to change the way that people interact with each other in very fundamental ways. In a similar vein, educational institutions are beginning to adopt new systems of learning in order to make classes more effective and interactive for students. So how can these two waves be combined? Last week…

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[Interview] Jiepang’s CEO “Checks-In” With mobiSights

Last week I had the pleasure of interviewing David Liu, CEO of Jiepang.  Jiepang is China’s largest mobile “check-in” platform with offices in Beijing and Shanghai. 1.  Tell me a little bit about yourself and how Jiepang got its start.  I’m a 27 year old, American born Chinese, grew up in the bay area, and have…

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