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Facebook sneaks into China with a new app

August 12, 2017 0

Mark Zuckerberg. Photo credit: Facebook. In a surprise move, Facebook has made and released an app just for China – where Mark Zuckerberg’s social network

Facebook’s new China app is reliant on WeChat

August 12, 2017 0

Zuck in Beijing. Image credit: Mark Zuckerberg’s Facebook. Facebook’s shock launch of a photo-sharing app for China shows that Mark Zuckerberg is willing to try

Brief: Facebook unveils Watch, its new video content service

August 11, 2017 0

Photo credit: kesu87 / 123RF Stock Photo. The news (extracted from The Verge): Facebook said today that Watch, its redesigned video platform, will begin rolling

Brief: WeChat, Weibo, and Baidu caught in Chinese government cybersecurity probe

August 11, 2017 0

Photo credit: Copyright: tangducminh / 123RF Stock Photo. The news (extracted from Reuters): China’s Cyberspace Administration says it is investigating Tencent’s messaging app WeChat, microblogging

Brief: Mediacorp and SPH join forces amid Google’s and Facebook’s ad dominance

August 7, 2017 0

Photo credit: Copyright: bloomua / 123RF Stock Photo. The news (extracted from Channel NewsAsia): Mediacorp and Singapore Press Holdings (SPH) are teaming up to launch

Facebook’s fierce growth in Asia is beginning to slow

July 27, 2017 0

Photo credit: Mark Zuckerberg. Facebook now has 2 billion people who use it at some point each month – but Mark Zuckerberg’s social network is

Zuckerberg, Musk trade insults over AI

July 25, 2017 0

Illustration by Tech in Asia’s Centaine Lim. Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg and Tesla boss Elon Musk are trading insults over their divergent views on the

Brief: China’s censors may be blocking WhatsApp

July 19, 2017 0

Photo by Microsiervos Geek Crew. The news: WhatsApp users in China have been reporting outages of the messaging app since the start of this week.

Veteran Singaporean engineer comes home to take top product spot at Redmart

July 14, 2017 0

Photo credit: Redmart. Online grocer Redmart announced today it’s hired Silicon Valley veteran Patrick Teo to serve as chief product officer and executive vice president

Facebook Live auctions come to Singapore

June 8, 2017 0

Facebook Live auction by Live Bid Win. Singapore is renowned for its pasar malams (night markets), where fast-talking auctioneers shift their wares at breakneck speed