Game Comp Pits Local Developers to Create Coronavirus-Themed Games

The Tourism and Creative Economy Ministry wants game makers to help educate the public about Covid-19.

#TECH

KoinWorks Relaxes Loan Repayment for Businesses Hit by Covid-19

The P2P lending platform says they want to help businesses survive the pandemic.

MAY 21 #TECH

Merdeka Belajar Program Taps Into Digital Learning Innovation

WeKiddo has designed an app to help teachers design a teaching method tailored to their students.

MAY 14 #TECH

Google Helps Wayang Go Digital

More than 4,000 wayang puppets from the National Wayang Museum can now be accessed on the Google Arts and Culture platform.

MAY 13 #ARTS

Tokopedia Assures Payment Information Secure as All User Accounts Likely Compromised

A database containing personal data and hashed passwords of 91 million Tokopedia users is now on sale for $5,000.

MAY 03 #TECH

Hackers Get Creative During Pandemic, Google Says

Hackers and other online attackers are now targeting specific people with more personalized messages.

APRIL 23 #TECH

Bio Farma to Produce Locally-Made PCR Test Kits for Covid-19

East Venture-backed genomics tech company Nusantics has successfully developed a prototype for the testing kit.

APRIL 21 #HEALTH

VISION

Indonesia Deploys Military to Enforce 'New Normal' in Jakarta

Soldiers have been deployed at Jakarta's MRT stations to enforce "new normal" health protocols.

#EYEWITNESS

Indonesian President Uses Local App for Video Conference

Since Monday, President Joko Widodo and his cabinet have been using the CloudX app provided by cellular operator Telkomsel.

APRIL 21 #TECH

Indonesian Defense Industries to Produce Ventilators

Arms producer Pindad, plane maker Dirgantara Indonesia and technology company LEN Industry will take part in the health equipment business.

APRIL 16 #TECH

MMA Smarties Awards to Return With Five New Categories

The five categories are best branded content, data or insight, IoT, UGC and data-driven creatives.

APRIL 13 #TECH

This App Helps Schools in Online Exams Amid Pandemic

WeKiddo allows students to take online exams while physically distancing themselves amid the Covid-19 pandemic.

APRIL 05 #EDUCATION

Indonesian Health Apps Join Forces for Covid-19 Home Consultations

Doctors in the online services will advise users how to prevent them from contracting the virus and analyze if they develop symptoms.

MARCH 27 #TECH

Biometrics Solution: Know Your Clients Without Meeting Them in Person

The technology is especially helpful when physical distancing is enforced during the Covid-19 epidemic.

MARCH 27 #TECH

Tokopedia Shuts Down Stores Profiteering From Covid-19

Thousands of online stores have been selling masks, hand sanitizers and other personal protective equipment at a hefty markup. 

MARCH 23 #HEALTH

The More You Know Your Consumer, the Better: MMA Ramadan Insight

For businesses to thrive in Ramadan, personalized ad works best as it targets the right person with the right message at the right time.

MARCH 23 #TECH

Get Your Covid-19 Updates From WHO, ICT Ministry WhatsApp Chatbots

The chatbots provide the pandemic's latest global development or names of referred hospitals for Covid-19 in your area

MARCH 20 #HEALTH

Bigo Live Filters Illegal Content Using AI

Singapore-based Bigo Technology has been helping the government to filter content on its Bigo Live app that got them banned in 2016.

MARCH 17 #TECH

Ruangguru Offers Free Live Classes During School Shutdown

Schools in many areas of Indonesia are closed for two weeks due to the coronavirus outbreak.

MARCH 16 #EDUCATION

Museums Go Online to Prevent Spread of Covid-19

The Education and Culture Ministry is collaborating with Google to show content from museums during school closure from coronavirus.

MARCH 16 #TECH

Oppo's Flagship Find X2 Enters High-End Smartphone Market

The flagship smartphone is available in two models – regular Find X2 and the higher capacity Find X2 Pro.

MARCH 14 #TECH