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Media world gathers in Berlin

Media world gathers in Berlin

09.10.13 – 1:18 pm Media, Personal
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More than 8,000 visitors and 300 exhibitors are attending the three-day World Publishing Expo --the leading exhibition for technology to publish news on tablets, mobile, in print and online-- in Berlin, Germany. The event, organised by the World Association of Newspapers and News Publishers (WAN-IFRA) started on Monday. “As a city buzzing with innovative enterprises, Berlin ...


See you in IGF 2013 in Bali!

See you in IGF 2013 in Bali!

02.10.13 – 12:13 pm Personal
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The 8th Annual Internet Governance Forum (IGF) will be held in Nusa Dua, Bali,  October 22 - 25.  The IGF is closely tied to the declaration of the Milennium Development Goals (MDG), Section 555/2, in 2000, and the agreement reached upon by the World Summit on Information Society (WSIS), Section 060.1, in 2005. The event will ...


My new role at Viki: Advisor

My new role at Viki: Advisor

03.06.13 – 11:30 am Personal
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Despite the fact I took the new role as CEO for The Jakarta Post Digital last year, I am remaining as Director at Viki. But now, due to my busy schedule to grow The Jakarta Post's digital business, I am no longer becoming an executive for Viki: the Singapore-based video streaming company CEO, Razmig Hovaghimian, appointed ...


Starting a new day as a consultant for startups

Starting a new day as a consultant for startups

20.06.11 – 11:35 am Business, Personal, Tech
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TODAY IS A NEW DAY FOR ME. Landed in Singapore yesterday, I am officially starting my new gigs as one of post my Yahoo era's adventures: helping some tech startup companies as a consultant. Basically, these startups need my expertise on how to address Indonesian market. I wrote this last month: Basically, I want to return back ...


Hiring: Indonesian full-time bloggers needed!

Hiring: Indonesian full-time bloggers needed!

23.05.11 – 8:30 am Media, Personal, Tech
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HERE WE GO! I'll start my personal project --as one of my post-Yahoo! era's projects -- immediately. Basically, I'll be building up an Indonesian blog site and some Indonesian full-time bloggers will be invited to join! Actually, I am seeking bloggers with the following areas of interest: Technology/Science Lifestyle/Entertainment/Culture/Arts Business/Finance/Media If you are a blogger and interested in discussing stories ...


Yes, I am leaving Yahoo!

Yes, I am leaving Yahoo!

18.05.11 – 10:26 am Personal
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THERE ARE ALWAYS two questions are raised following someone's departure: Why and where  to? The following is my answer and explanations. Why? I need more freedom to explore my thought and passion. Where to? Basically, I want to return back to my 'first love': blogging! I will write to some tech blogs again, and run a blog-based media ...


Indonesia’s expense tracker services: Ngaturduit, Trackpense, Amplop.in

Indonesia’s expense tracker services: Ngaturduit, Trackpense, Amplop.in

24.03.11 – 8:00 am Business, Personal
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No matter how hard you try, handling a budget is a hassle. If your existing and traditional method to track expenses doesn't work, you can try another approach instead. Developed by Indonesian developers, these mobile and Web services basically help you to calculate and analyze your expenses and plan your future spending. However these three ...


BudiPutra.com’s top posts of 2010

BudiPutra.com’s top posts of 2010

26.12.10 – 9:29 am Headline, Media, Personal, Tech
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It's always a great experience to learn this blog's statistic: discovered most popular posts, most commented posts, most linked posts, etc. I really need this kind of feedbacks to provide better blogposts in the future. Thanks, my lovely readers! The following is my popular posts this year: January: President Obama sends his own Tweet. Finally! While on a ...


Time is flying. Today is my first anniversary at Yahoo!

Time is flying. Today is my first anniversary at Yahoo!

01.10.10 – 2:30 am Personal
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October 1st 2009 is one of my milestones. That's the day I started working at Yahoo! as Country Editor for Indonesia. Based in Singapore for a couple of months while setting-up Indonesia office from there (thanks to Managing Editor Southeast Asia Alan Soon, Country Manager Indonesia Pontus Sonnerstedt who helped me in that phase), ...


Alexa’s top searches for budiputra.com

Alexa’s top searches for budiputra.com

10.08.10 – 5:31 am Personal
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The following is Top Search Results for budiputra.com according to Alexa: haiti relief, motorola milestone, motorola dext, milestone motorola, nexus one, iphone telkomsel, google singapore, skype,  hotmail, google hk. For me, it means that I should keep blogging about technology (mostly about gadgets) and, if possible, related to Asia. Thanks Alexa, and ...


Blogging has changed my life

Blogging has changed my life

16.04.10 – 4:30 am Personal
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"What does blogging mean for you?" That’s one of questions many people (even journalists) frequently asked me. For me, blogging means a lot. I will tell you why. I left Tempo Daily on March 1, 2007, and started to be a full-time blogger: write tech posts for some established sites and blogs like CNET, SlashPhone and ...






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