Yoni Bloch's latest project began with a flash of inspiration in the recording studio. Bloch, an Israeli rock star and former host of the local version of "American Idol," couldn't come to an agreement with his band mates over who would get to play a particular solo.
China ITS (Holdings) Co. , part-owned by Temasek Holdings Pte and Intel Capital, and shareholders may raise as much as HK$923.7 million ($119 million) from a Hong Kong initial public offering, according to a share sale document sent to fund managers today.
Instagram, the photo-sharing app bought by Facebook Inc. last year, offers special effects that can give pictures a weathered black-and-white cast or retro tints. In Beijing, Xu Chaojun’s PaPa app does that, too. In addition, it lets users attach voice messages that can sound like robots or cats.