Indonesia Ranks As The 11th Worst Pirating Nation

Although Indonesia as a whole has a pretty good understanding of technology, the level of software piracy in this country is still high according to a study from the Business Software Alliance Indonesia […] Related posts: Indonesia, a BlackBerry Nation? With more than 3 million users, BlackBerry is one of… Indonesia Is A Huge Social […]

Android Market Expands to 131 Countries – But Not China

China is conspicuous by its absence in the long list of countries that will soon get paid apps support in Google’s Android Market. It highlights that the Google versus China battle is far […] Related posts: GREE Expands Aggressively To Overseas Mobile Market In the last couple of months, we have seen several… Sina Holds […]

#HappyMothersDay to Moms and Entrepreneurs

Happy Mother’s Day to all moms and entrepreneurs across the world. A friend of mine said that entrepreneurs, too, are considered moms, given the amount of time and attention they put in for […] Related posts: How AIMI Indonesian Moms use BlackBerry Messenger AIMI is a Breastfeeding Association in Indonesia, founded by a… Hey Entrepreneurs, […]

Intel Taps Into Indonesia’s Blackberry Fever

For BlackBerry users in Indonesia, Intel has launched a local application called “Warnai Hidupmu” (Color Your Life). The application was developed by 7 Langit, a local BlackBerry application developer. What’s remarkable here is […] Related posts: How Better-B Captures Indonesia’s BlackBerry Fever We previously posted some BlackBerry stats for Indonesia, showing just… Indonesia, a BlackBerry […]

Unlimited Photo Storage From Photobucket, Snapbucket App launched

Photobucket announced today that it is now offering unlimited photo storage. Photobucket supports iPhone, Android, BlackBerry, and Windows 7 (in addition to the mobile web), but the company tells WebProNews Android is currently its biggest platform. According to the company, … Continue reading →

Bing Needs Users to Break the Google Habit

One of Bing’s Facebook fans brings up a good point about the search market. Google is simply ingrained in so many people’s online habits, Bing’s biggest challenge is to simply keep Google users from being sucked back into the Google way.  Have you tried to use other search engines besides Google, only to find yourself […]

How AIMI Indonesian Moms use BlackBerry Messenger

AIMI is a Breastfeeding Association in Indonesia, founded by a group of moms who are willing to share knowledge on breastfeeding. Mind you, it isn’t like any other mommies association out there. AIMI is pretty tech savvy. Nia, Deputy Chairman of AIMI said BlackBerry Messenger (BBM) is the primary communication channel within the association. The […]

Indonesian uses Twitter as WikiLeaks

@Benny_Israel tweeted last Thursday that he knows the dark secrets of Indonesia and wishes to share it with the world. His bold tweet was accompanied with a disclaimer that seeks correction if any information is revealed incorrectly. So far, Benny has revealed that he knows a number of U.S based companies, which committed bribery and […]

How Facebook is used for Human Trafficking in Indonesia

Facebook can be used for social causes, connecting with friends or even market a product virally. But in Indonesia, Facebook is used as a channel for human trafficking. Chief of Crime and Investigation, Toni Surya Saputra, said that based on the suspect’s confession, all victims are put to the market through Facebook. Besides having a […]

Indonesia Is A Huge Social Media Nation

Earlier at iStrategy, John Goodman from Ogilvy Noor had shared about the rising opportunities and abundant potential in marketing to the third one billion after China and India. “Being the 16th largest country in the world, with a population of about 238 million – it isn’t a surprise to know that Indonesia is the second […]

BlackBerry Dakota Specifications Leaked [PIC]

The specifications and an image of RIM’s new flagship smartphone, BlackBerry Dakota, have been unearthed by Boy Genius Report. The device looks quite similar to BlackBerry Bold, with a standard BlackBerry form factor: a 2.8-inch screen…

State of the Application Nation

Distimo, an app store analytics company, has released their latest Distimo Report, covering the full year of 2010. Included in the report are findings taken from analysis of Apple App Store for iPad, the Apple App Store for iPhone, BlackBerry App World…(read more) [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full […]

Indonesia threat over BlackBerry porn sparks anger on Twitter

Indonesia’s Communications and Information Technology Minister Tifatul Sembiring has given BlackBerry maker Research in Motion (RIM) a 2 weeks deadline to block pornography content off the population, the AFP reported. Government officials have complained about the difficulties of monitoring communications through smartphones. So, the solution here seems to be getting smartphone makers to cut off […]