MMA Announces Winners of Ideathon 2020

Lazarus Network won first place by helping MMA APAC members build a collaborative database for general invalid traffic.

#TECH

Gov't Encourages Use of Technology in Post-Pandemic Schools

With a hybrid learning model in post-pandemic schools, teachers will not only rely on textbooks.

JULY 14 #EDUCATION

Indonesia Rules Electric Vehicles Must Emit Noise

A lack of audible warning in electric cars may increase the risk of road accidents.

JULY 14 #TRANSPORTATION

MMA Ideathon in Search for Mid-Pandemic Mobile Marketing Solutions

Students, technologists, developers, freelancers and professionals within the marketing or mobile marketing community are welcome to join.

JULY 08 #TECH

App Helps Indonesian Doctors Recruit Medical Personnel for Covid-19

Docquity, a digital networking platform for doctors helps to recruit and train medical personnel volunteers to treat Covid-19 patients.

JUNE 19 #HEALTH

Indonesian Consumers Prefer OVO: Study

A recent study shows Indonesian consumers prefer to use OVO when making cashless payments.

JUNE 15 #TECH

MMA Offers Online Course on Mobile Marketing

Participants can earn the widely recognized MMA CDP certification by completing the course and passing the certification exam.

JUNE 14 #TECH

VISION

Practice Makes Perfect: Young Skateboarders Learn New Tricks from a Pro

Kindergarten and elementary school students practiced the roller sport at the private skatepark in Duren Tiga, South Jakarta.

#EYEWITNESS

Online Motorcycle Taxis Back on the Streets With New Normal Protocol

GrabBike has installed a hard plastic screen between driver and passenger on their scooter taxis to minimize contact between them.

JUNE 08 #TRANSPORTATION

New Normal Coincides With 5G Development in Indonesia

Boosting frequency spectrum will be crucial to 5G development in Indonesia.

JUNE 05 #TECH

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.

MAY 27 #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

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