Line Doubled Users Every Day In Hong Kong Last Week

Line Logo

Japanese messaging app Line has just reported that new users in Hong Kong have been doubling each day for the past week since January 29.

The app, which is the dominant messenger of choice in Japan, launched its Chinese version on December 12, and looks like it’s riding a huge wave of momentum in Asia, ranking first on the free app category in Singapore, Hong Kong, Taiwan and Thailand, to name a few.

Line provides free calls and chatting, and the company noted in its latest announcement that t...

Read the source article

Other articlesgo to homepage

In Digital Health, Does Nike Have A Path To Victory After Fuelband?Comments Off

8147738593_9676a26e99_z (2) This past week, conflicting reports about Nike leaked, suggesting either big changes or outright abandonment of its high-profile Fuelband line. For those focused on the intersection of digital health, wellness, mobile startups, and wearable technologies, a move by Nike, one of the world’s most iconic brands and visible companies, will be examined under the microscope. With the news swirling… Read More

The Not-So-Secret Language Of The Misfit ShineComments Off

 Here’s a random tidbit about the Misfit Shine, the activity tracking device from Misfit Wearables.

I ran into CEO Sonny Vu about a week ago, and when he pulled a Misfit Shine out of his bag, he pointed out something that no one seems to have n…

The 3D Printing Landfill Of OpportunityComments Off

 There are lots of reasons to love 3D printing. It democratizes manufacturing, putting consumers in granular control of the things they own — rather than requiring them to choose from a finite pre-made selection. However there’s a flip-side to th…

Who Gets Into Accelerators? Persistent Men With SaaS Apps, Says StudyComments Off

cloudboy What kind of startups get into Accelerators? Well, according to new research, it’s startups with around 2-3 founders, most male, often SaaS platforms and ones who are persistent, applying for at least two programs. And on average, less than 4% of applicants ever make it in. Those are the findings of new research from F6S, a web portal which allows startups to apply for multiple accelerator… Read More

Crowdfunded Gadgets That Talk To Your Home And Charge Your Phone With Wind PowerComments Off

Editor’s note: Ross Rubin is principal analyst at Reticle Research, a technology, media and telecom advisory firm, and founder of Backerjack. He blogs at Techspressive. Each week, Backerjack shares three tech-related products seeking funding.  Talk to your home and have it listen and respond with ALYT Part of the smart-home dream has always been being able to talk with a place of residence… Read More

read more
Facebook Twitter RSS

855-200-1776

support@am1100theflag.com

AM1100 The Flag

The 50,000 watt blow torch of the prairie: AM1100 The Flag. Proudly owned and operated by the Bakken Beacon Media network.
Prize Disclaimer