Samsung Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge officially lunched in Myanmar

On last Sunday, 28th of March, Samsung officially lunched their new and high end smartphones Samsung Galaxy S6 and S6 edge. In Myanmar market, people are most interesting in the new trend of product, Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge. I’m seeing that Samsung is marketing S6 Edge the most and for S6, they don’t do much. The price of Samsung Galaxy S6 is 749,000 Kyat (same amount of 749 USD), and the price of S6 Edge is 869,000 Kyat (same amount of 869 USD). The price of S6 Edge is quiet high. But it’s staying as the same price with 6 […]

A social media app in Myanmar – Hush

There are not too much social media platform which serve only for Myanmar. We have Doemyanmar, Pwarr and many other. A mobile app, named Hush, is getting famous this days around. Their user volume have increased steadily from last month. Now they have over 30,000 active users. Hush is an informal grapevine to express your thoughts, opinions or secrets. Hushes (or posts) are displayed with a location-based system. (e.g. – A user using Hush at Junction Square will see other hushes made at the same location). There are two options for the user when reading a hush – either like […]

A coworking space in Yangon – Officecubed

There are lots of coworking spaces in Yangon, Myanmar. Coworking space market emerged because landing a office in Yangon became a difficult thing. Renting an apartment, condo or house to settle your office cost a lot in Yangon. It’s even more than you have to pay when you start in US.  Apartment renting and buying cost are too much in Yangon. If you just come Yangon to make a market research for six months, you shouldn’t rent an apartment. You should just go to a coworking space and pay for your seat. Coworking spaces in Yangon provide you fully service that you are getting […]

Facebook now has a learning portal for you

I’ve been waiting the day Facebook will introduce a learning portal. Now it comes true. You can learn everything about Facebook for business at Facebook Blueprint.  They now has 34 modules. If you’ve been running lots of Facebook ads campaigns and publishing posts on pages, thewon’t be a new subject for you. They put many stories and companies’ Facebook pages as role models to show. You can learn on mobile, table and on desktop. The navigation buttons will make you a little busy. I even don’t know how to see if I finished a course. I’ve done introduction to Facebook in the module of Marketing in […]

Transition from social based user to web based user in Myanmar internet

Top ten 10 Facebook pages in Myanmar for March 2015 My friend keep on asking me how they gonna make people who are fan of their Facebook page, visit their website. It’s been a big challenge for Myanmar internet businesses. The condition is Myanmar internet users are thinking they are using internet just by using Facebook. I’ve been writing a lot regarding with this issue. It will never be getting old talking about it again and again. We have three things to consider. Internet connection That’s the first issue when thinking to make a transition from social based user to […]

Where you can learn in Myanmar language

There are not much websites in Myanmar where you can learn in Myanmar language. Few websites have been emerged for Myanmar. Let me share you some websites. http://mm.english-attack.com/  http://www.myanmar-network.net/ http://moeshinn.com/ Those are where you can learn English language. Moeshinn is just a blog created by an IELTS learner. English Attack is an online English Class founded by international experts. Myanmar Network is forum developed by British Council in Myanmar. They all are giving lots of knowledge and lessen regarding English language. http://www.khanacademyburmese.org/  You may already know Khan Academy. Khan Academy now has videos with Myanmar subtitles. Their current target students […]

Where Wearable device makers talk in Myanmar

I’ve been attending many MobileMonday event. I won’t miss the upcoming MobileMonday event. There CMO and key people from smartphone companies such as Samsung, HTC, Lenovo, LG and some others will talk about wearable devices. Panel discussion between those companies would be very interesting. For the current period, Samsung is leading in smart watch market. Wai Yan Electronic, under the parent company of TMW, is now official and authorized reseller of iPhone and iWatch in Myanmar. I don’t know if you can see people who will represent for Apple in the panel discussion. Wearable devices from Samsung, Sony, Lenovo, Moto […]

Using celebrities as a weapon for the marketing strategy

With my small brain in the past, I thought it’s totally wrong spelling money by supporting an actress to promote the products.  For example, as you could see in the picture, Oppo is promoting their brand by promoting a music concert of Waine Su Khaing Thein, a local famous female singer. Oppo in Myanmar is spending money to promote their brand by using the celebrity’s image. Today, I see it in right way that is they are spending right for marketing. First, Waine Su Khaing Thein is current hot celebrity in Myanmar. Every young generation know her and even some […]

Keep on doing things you believe

Hi all. It has been 4 days I’ve not been blogging. This article is to remind myself to keep on writing. I know that the blog traffic and rank goes down when we don’t update usually to our blog. But sometimes I couldn’t think of anything to write. Sometimes, I’m afraid to write because my sayings and articles would hit someone in my community. The thing that make me stand today is I keep on doing what I believe. For example, I believe and for-see good future of my blog. If I keep on updating daily, one day I will […]

Tech in Asia Yangon Meetup

Tech in Asia is meeting local entrepreneur and will talk on the topic – Future of the Web: The Mobile Web, Apps, or something else? This time they comes with with Opera, featuring Huib Kleinhout, the Product Manager of Opera Coast. Join us for an evening of insight into the battlefield for the mobile consumer and a peek into the future. With the proliferation of smartphones and tablets, the browser has a different role in the app world. Apps pull in popular web content directly, making the browser an alien app for accessing “the rest of the web”. As a […]