Feature phones are extremely popular in Indonesia, where smartphones are lagging behind. It’s either a difficult digital divide or a big opportunity.
Cloud email backup service Dropmyemail offers 25GB and 50GB of space for SMEs and power users.
Singaporean startup Dropmysite buys out US-based cloud backup and sharing site Orbitfiles.com for an undisclosed amount.
China will generate $707 billion (S$899B) in revenues, cost reduction and service improvements by the year 2020 according to GSMA and Machina Research.
Thailand construction social networking site Builk Asia bags top prize in Echelon 2012 Singapore’s Startup Marketplace. Korean lovers’ networking mobile app maker Between placed second.
SingTel admits its mobile broadband service is slow, and promises to improve speed and reliability with network upgrades.
Google is offering its Policy Fellowship Program in Indonesia, in partnership with local NGO ICT watch.
HTC launches its latest Android smartphones in Indonesia, the top-of the line One X and the mid-range One V, both with Beats Audio Technology.