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· Gluu Connect is a partnership programme that allows partner applications to enable their customers in close proximity to share connectivity through an embedded connectivity SDK.

· Gluu onboards KasPro, a mobile payment gateway in Indonesia, as its first B2B partner for Gluu Connect, and expects to ink more tie-ups by end of 2020.

Singapore, 30 September 2020 — Gluu, an award-winning peer-to-peer Wi-Fi sharing application today announced the expansion of its product offering into the B2B space. …


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Announced on 5 September 2020, the List recognises women with exemplary contributions to the tech sector and celebrate female role models in tech for their ability to influence, inspire and impact on community and industry. More than 850 nominations were received from members of the public following an open call for nominations in March this year. The 100 women who made it to the list were selected and evaluated by a panel of influential leaders from business, industry and academia. …


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Smart Cities Innovation — Citizen Engagement Solution Award 2020

Singapore, July 8, 2020 — Gluu’s mission of creating a 100% connected society to and its contribution to building a ubiquitous people-powered Wi-Fi cloud has been recognised as the best solution for engaging with citizens at the Future Digital Awards 2020 for Technology and Innovation, presented by Juniper Research. The world’s first decentralised peer-to-peer connectivity marketplace app founded in Singapore was awarded Platinum Winner in the Smart Cities Innovation — Citizen Engagement Solution category.

“We are elated as this award represents a significant industry recognition of our purpose and efforts. In today’s digital economy, connectivity is the base infrastructure for spurring economic benefits and micro-entrepreneurships for vast segments of communities, especially in the developing economies. And Gluu enables everyone to be able to tap into this through just activating people.” …


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Toko sebagai hotspot Gluu

Kini masyarakat setempat maupun pendatang/turis di Indonesia sudah tidak perlu pusing lagi dengan koneksi internet. Sekarang kamu bisa mendapatkan koneksi internet yang aman dan terjamin di setiap toko; mulai dari warung, toko kelontong hingga minimarket lokal yang sangat mudah ditemui di hampir setiap sudut kota.

Dengan menggunakan SIM prabayarmu saat ini, dan aplikasi Gluu, kamu bisa mendapatkan akses internet dari hotspot Gluu saat kamu berada di toko atau berdekatan dengan toko yang menyediakan akses tersebut.

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Kamu JUGA bisa menjadi penyedia hotspot Gluu

Selain melalui toko-toko retail yang menyediakan hotspot tetap, kamu juga dapat mendapatkan akses internet melalui sesama pengguna Gluu, melalui jaringan yang aman dan terjamin — Gluu Secure Connect. …


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You’ve booked your tickets to Bali with your best pals or family. This is your third or even fourth trip to Bali. You have been to Naughty Nuri’s, Potato Head and Ku De Ta. So where do you go next?

Here, we have ten places you probably have not tried before. These are the recommendations we have put together from both locals and foodies who frequent Bali — places they’d much prefer to keep to themselves, which we had to skillfully pry from them. They range from cheap eats and cafes to atas restaurants. Here we go:

KUTA

1. Ayam Betutu Khas Gilimanuk…


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Game your mobile data plan!

With the way we live, breathe and guzzle mobile data, it’s probably a good time to consider an unlimited mobile data plan now. And we have the new telco entrants to thank — they have been disrupting the industry and intensifying the competition with lower prices and innovative plans, resulting in the latest war to rage this year — hard-to-resist unlimited data plans.

Let’s have a look at how the latest and cheapest unlimited data offerings from the various telcos stack up. …


  • To provide strategic advisory towards the next phase of Gluu’s business growth
  • To support the business development efforts in key markets
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Alexander Rusli (left) and Masahiko Yabuki join Gluu’s Strategic Advisory Board

We’re announcing the formation of our Strategic Advisory Board which will serve to shape and guide the strategy of Gluu as our advisors work closely with our founders.

And we’re proud to introduce the board’s first two members — industry veterans Alexander Rusli and Masahiko Yabuki.

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Alexander Rusli — Gluu Strategic Advisory Board

Among the many hats he wears, Mr Rusli is CEO of Digiasia Bios, Board Member of PT Unilever and Chairman of iFlix Indonesia. He has extensive experience in both the public and private sectors. …


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Meet the founders, advisors and team members

Founders

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LIN SHU FEN, Co-founder

EVERYTHING ABOUT THE BUSINESS

Shu Fen runs the Gluu business from business and growth management, brand and marketing to corporate services and talent management. She drives and manages the business modelling, the growth trajectory of Gluu to achieve its set targets and milestones.

She brings with her 20 years of experience in marketing, product development as well as P/L management in the technology and media space.

Her previous role was VP/Head, running StarHub’s Media and Broadband P/L and revenue worth ~$600m between 2013 to 2016. During her tenure, she created Asia’s first operator OTT service and piloted the IoT initiative — Smart Home service for the consumer segments. …


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Gluu is the world’s first decentralised peer-to-peer mobile data sharing marketplace.

Download the app from Google Play

Story

Gluu Life is founded by two technology and media executives who believe that connectivity empowers individuals and communities. The dream is to build an ecosystem of connectivity that is driven by a crowd-powered platform, because the belief is that the collective network supported by empowered individuals brings about limitless possibilities.

Gluu’s modus operandi is driven by simplicity and transparency — flow comes with simplicity and trust grows from transparency.

Mission

At Gluu, we believe connectivity empowers and alleviates, economically and socially. It moves, activates and connects people to communities and networks. We also believe an empowered community which is aligned with a purpose can unlock innovations and value that bring about progress. …


Get more bang for your buck with your unused data or swap it to get data when you need it

· Do you forgo precious mobile data you do not use every month with your data plan as it doesn’t get rolled over?

· Do you find yourself exceeding your mobile data usage every month because you’re signed up on the lowest cost plan to save cost yet find yourself charged a much higher rate for the excess data?

· Do you have multiple mobile devices but only have a data plan for your phone, which means you either have to tap on the Wi-Fi from your phone or hunt for Wi-Fi spots for connectivity for your tablet or laptop? …

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