Posted by Steven Millward

Momo stickers

Momo: With 40 Million Users, China’s Top Flirting App Adds Stickers, Virtual Currency, and VIPs

Momo, China’s top flirting and hook-up app, has updated to v4.0 on both iPhone and Android and add...

By Steven Millward

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  • June 28, 2013
  • at 10:41 am
Phroni extension

Keywords Search Tool Phroni Launches As an Add-On For 2 More Mobile Browsers

Remember the useful tool from our Startup Arena contest last year that creates links out of certain ...

By Steven Millward

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  • June 27, 2013
  • at 9:02 pm
Norway's Telenor and Qatar's Ooredoo Win Myanmar Mobile Bid

Confirmed: Norway’s Telenor and Qatar’s Ooredoo Win Bid to Build Myanmar’s New Mobile Network

Newly opened-up Myanmar has this afternoon confirmed the winners of the multi-billion dollar bid to ...

By Steven Millward

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  • June 27, 2013
  • at 7:21 pm
Xiaomi’s old flagship phone still selling well, now sold 15 million in total

China’s Xiaomi Taps SAP to Help Users Send Global SMS

Chinese startup phone-maker Xiaomi has tapped enterprise software company SAP (NYSE:SAP) to help its...

By Steven Millward

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  • June 27, 2013
  • at 4:30 pm
China Luxury E-Commerce

China’s Luxury E-Commerce Market to Be Worth $27 Billion in 2013 (INFOGRAPHIC)

In China's $300-billion online shopping industry, one of the most interesting and international segm...

By Steven Millward

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  • June 27, 2013
  • at 2:57 pm
In 2013, China surpasses America as top ecommerce market

This Is The Year China Becomes The World’s Top E-Commerce Market (CHARTS)

With China’s e-commerce market set to be worth nearly $300 billion this year, 2013 will mark the w...

By Steven Millward

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  • June 27, 2013
  • at 1:30 pm
Daylight Studios

Singaporean Startup Daylight Studios Gets $660,000 in Funding to Boost Upcoming iPhone Game

Singapore’s Red Dot Ventures is getting its game on for the fund’s third investment of the year....

By Steven Millward

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  • June 27, 2013
  • at 10:57 am
Flipkart funding

New Numbers Reveal India’s Flipkart Worth $1 Billion, South Africa’s Naspers Has 10% Stake

New financial numbers by South Africa’s Naspers (NPN:SJ) reveal a couple of interesting things. Fi...

By Steven Millward

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  • June 26, 2013
  • at 8:58 pm
The Mediapreneur

Singapore’s MediaCorp Gives Startups Some Love With New Investment Fund and Incubator

In an interesting move into the entrepreneurial space, Singapore’s MediaCorp – perhaps b...

By Steven Millward

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  • June 26, 2013
  • at 6:43 pm
sony Smartwatch

Quick Hands-On With the Brand-New Sony Smartwatch 2 (Photos)

Sony (NYSE:SNE) revealed the second-generation of its wearable tech flagship gadget, the Sony Smartw...

By Steven Millward

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  • June 26, 2013
  • at 2:16 pm
Samsung tablet sales in India

IDC: Samsung Leads Tablet Market in India Despite Deluge of “Fly-By-Night” Chinese Imports

Research firm IDC has done some more number crunching and come up with some interesting statistics f...

By Steven Millward

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  • June 25, 2013
  • at 10:10 pm
Youku mobile

Youku Revamps Homepage for Smaller Screens In Response to “Exponential” Mobile Traffic

As we explained last month, China’s top video site has 150 million daily mobile users. In order to...

By Steven Millward

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  • June 25, 2013
  • at 5:17 pm
Price comparison sites in India

The Price is Right: 8 Hot Shopping Search Engines in India

India’s e-commerce market is vast and dynamic, and it’s not even anywhere near the satur...

By Steven Millward

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  • June 25, 2013
  • at 3:57 pm
EasyTaxi Asia

Rocket Internet’s EasyTaxi Gets $15 Million in Funding, Preps More Asian Expansion

Rocket Internet’s taxi booking service EasyTaxi has secured $15 million in funding for its global ...

By Steven Millward

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  • June 25, 2013
  • at 10:58 am
Redbus CEO Phanindra Sama

Why Sell to Ibibo? And Why Now? Redbus CEO Phanindra Sama Explains

Redbus' acquisition is a landmark for overseas interest in the booming Indian tech and web space. To...

By Steven Millward

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  • June 24, 2013
  • at 1:35 pm
Bootstrapp India startup

Bootstrapp Launches as a Place for Indian Gadget Lovers to Sell and Upgrade

After deciding to pivot away from being a site for gamers to sell off old games, Delhi-based Bootstr...

By Steven Millward

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  • June 21, 2013
  • at 5:30 pm
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OFFICIAL: Tencent-backed Ibibo Acquires India’s Redbus (But Rumored $138 Million Price-Tag Not Confirmed)

As we speculated upon at the start of the week, India’s online bus ticket platform Redbus has ...

By Steven Millward

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  • June 21, 2013
  • at 4:52 pm
dena-new-logo

Japan’s DeNA Seeks Expert Advice, Puts MIT’s Joi Ito on New Advisory Board

Japanese web and social gaming company DeNA (TYO:2432) has created its first advisory board to seek ...

By Steven Millward

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  • June 21, 2013
  • at 4:00 pm