Media | Platforms

Facebook News to launch in India

Shaina Teope | Aug 27, 2020

First launched in the US, Facebook News will now be soon experienced by users outside the the country as the media giant expands presence over the next six months.

Hepmil Creators’ Network to offer reserved media in Southeast Asia

Shaina Teope | Aug 26, 2020

Recently launched Hepmil Creators’ Network unveils new reserved media offering in Southeast Asia.

Facebook CMO steps down

Shaina Teope | Aug 25, 2020

Facebook CMO Antonio Lucio bids farewell to the company as he takes the time off to focus solely on advocating causes of diversion and inclusion.

Shopee Singapore adopts very first local ambassador ahead of its 9.9 sale

Shaina Teope | Aug 24, 2020

Shopee Singapore has finally opted to go local for its ambassadorship, and it has chosen a popular TV character - Phua Chu Kang - to represent the brand.

SEA tech solutions True Digital enters PH market with new TrueID platform

Shaina Teope | Aug 19, 2020

TDG's new TrueID platform will offer free curated content featuring renowned Filipino creators as well as internationally known producers.

Amazon’s Twitch names Sandeep Suvarna as new APAC marketing head

Shaina Teope | Aug 12, 2020

Amazon's live streaming service names its newest APAC marketing head, Sandeep Suvarna, who is tasked to further amp up the Twitch brand.

Ampverse appoints Tim Roemer as Director of Operations to support its growth in SEA

MARKETECH APAC | Aug 4, 2020

Roemer will be responsible for identifying growth and acquisition opportunities across esports, content and product divisions

Study: 70% of live stream purchases in Singapore are food-related

MARKETECH APAC | Jul 30, 2020

Shopavision has authorized a study with Parrot Social to determine the perception of Singaporeans towards live stream shopping.

Opportunities and challenges for Vietnam game industry post-COVID-19 era

MARKETECH APAC | Jul 28, 2020

GAMOTA believes that the booming of online game entertainment during COVID-19 pandemic has brought significant growth in China's mobile game industry.

How TikTok is inspiring creativity in the new normal

MARKETECH APAC | Jul 6, 2020

To date, the video-sharing app has been installed in devices 800 million times and was touted as the most downloaded app earlier this year.