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Local Investors’s Support Is All We Need to Produce World-Class Local Startups

Yesterday, the President of Indonesia Joko Widodo (Jokowi) gave a speech on the potential of acquisition towards local online businesses by foreign companies while inaugurating triawan Munaf as the Creative Economic Body’s Head (CEB). Apart from the controversies growing along with it, I believe that there are a number of points that local startups really need to go global.

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Analysis  Opinion 

4G/LTE Adoption to Reach Maturity in Indonesia

Nowadays, the better adoption of 4G/LTE is more and more apparent that it has been introduced since the end of last year. The implementation of such technology should indeed be started as soon as possible. The earlier it gets, the more mature it would be.

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Analysis  Opinion 

Windows Phone Prospect in 2015 from Developers’ Perspective

It was a tough challenge for Windows Phone platform to move on after a number of its evangelists, such as Tom Warren of The Verge and Ed Bolt of ZDNet, decided to leave the platform last year due to the lack of user experience they had. Unfortunately, the same experience was most likely faced by consumers as well. The latest data by IDC suggested that Windows Phone’s marketshare was no more than 3% worldwide.

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Analysis  Opinion 

After Getting Rejected by 30 Investors, Here Are Things I Learned

Publicity and finance are two inseparable pillars that keep a startup flying high. However, only few, really few founders enjoy sufficient financial resources ever since they start career, whilst most of them lack of this facility. Unfortunately, stricter competition has forced them to spend big from the very beginning in order to survive, regardless on whether they possess the resources of not. Noting this fact, what can founders do to enable their startups staying alive?

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Analysis  Feature 

IT Professionals’ Salary Rise in Indonesia Outdoing Pure Management Positions

The rapid expansion of the tech industry – highlighted by the mushrooming of startups – has propelled the demand for IT professionals, from UX designers to SEO experts. However, the availability for manpower for these newish jobs is limited, and as the rules of economy go, the limited supply has prompted a quick rise in the prices, i.e. salaries, of those with the aforesaid skills.

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