martian notifier

Watch out, Apple: Martian Notifier smartwatch lands on India’s Flipkart

The Martian Notifier, priced at INR 9,999 (US$165), will display alerts and notifications you choose from your phone, double up as a hands-f...

  • September 23, 2014
  • at 9:14 pm
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jolla launches in india

Missed the boat on a Xiaomi flash sale? Take heart, Finland’s Jolla just sailed into India

Jolla is priced just a bit more than Mi 3. But then all those frustrated by Xiaomi flash sales might find the smartphone from the land of No...

  • September 23, 2014
  • at 8:35 pm
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Xiaomi Mi Band: at just $13, all flaws are forgiven (REVIEW)

Unless there’s a specific feature or third-party app that you just can’t part with on the Fitbit and Jawbone, there's no reason not to b...

  • September 23, 2014
  • at 6:45 pm
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Here’s how Indonesian telco Indosat is building the country’s startup ecosystem

By now, you may have heard about Jakarta’s Ideabox accelerator letting all eight of its second batch startup finalists into the program la...

  • September 23, 2014
  • at 5:30 pm
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Sequoia-backed Zomato buys Polish startup Gastronauci, eyes Malaysia, Vietnam next

In three months, Zomato has acquired four companies globally. The target is to expand into 10 other markets in the coming months.

  • September 23, 2014
  • at 4:13 pm
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Pakistani ecommerce startup Kickstarter campaign for handcrafted shoes

Artisanal shoes, anyone? Pakistani startup takes to Kickstarter

A group of Pakistani entrepreneurs is taking to Kickstarter today to turn their startup idea into a fashion brand.

  • September 23, 2014
  • at 1:27 pm
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MyChat: a chat app to conquer Myanmar?

Myanmar's tech landscape is still undecided and it's possible that getting in early now is the right moment. MyChat is seizing this opportun...

  • September 23, 2014
  • at 12:30 pm
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#TIAChat with 500Startups’ Dave McClure: 10 insights for startup founders

We’ve done the heavy lifting and picked out the top 10 points that will certainly whet your startup appetite.

  • September 23, 2014
  • at 9:00 am
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Line temporarily cancels its IPO

2015 could be the new date as Line searches for most appropriate timing.

  • September 23, 2014
  • at 3:58 am
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Setting up a company in Indonesia could get a lot easier

Considering to open a business in Indonesia? This is a good time to do that.

  • September 23, 2014
  • at 9:03 pm
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A deeper look at Southeast Asia’s only two unicorns: VNG and Garena

VNG and Garena represent the two biggest tech companies out of Southeast Asia.

  • September 23, 2014
  • at 7:30 pm
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Malaysia’s crackdown on Uber isn’t a total ban

Malaysia’s crackdown on Uber isn’t a total ban

Offenders could be fined between MYR1,000 (US$307) and MYR10,000 (US$3,077), or jailed for up to a year.

  • September 23, 2014
  • at 6:12 pm
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Spire wants to fight sea pirates from space – using nanosatellites

Using tiny satellites, Spire can do things that large, lone satellites can't achieve.

  • September 23, 2014
  • at 4:44 pm
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10 more must-follow Twitter accounts for all things Asia tech

Wanna get chummy with the best and brightest in Asia's tech world? Follow these accounts on twitter.

  • September 23, 2014
  • at 3:14 pm
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Neul

Huawei wants to build smarter cities with $25 million acquisition of UK-based startup

China's Huawei jumps into smart city and industrial internet-of-things sector with $25M acquisition of UK-based Neul

  • September 23, 2014
  • at 12:45 pm
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Vietnam’s mobile frontiers are only about games, can it grow beyond?

Flappy Bird put Vietnam on the map. It underlined a little known fact about Vietnam, it has a burgeoning gaming market.

  • September 23, 2014
  • at 11:30 am
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Move over SpaceX, Japan’s space elevator will be a ride to the stars

The latest entry in Asia’s space race.

  • September 23, 2014
  • at 5:13 am
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Xiaomi pushes your buttons with new game controller

Xiaomi pushes your buttons with new game controller

Phone-maker Xiaomi unveiled a new game controller today that’s designed to work with the company’s own MiPad tablet and MiTV.

  • September 22, 2014
  • at 7:03 pm
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