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John Fearon: Singapore’s grasshopper entrepreneur

Fearon has another new gig. It's JF2 a startup studio that works on several ideas simultaneously.

By Terence Lee

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  • September 17, 2014
  • at 11:30 am
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Envoy modernizes your front desk, and it already has superstar investors and customers

Envoy aims to make receiving guests at offices seamless. It already has a slate of superangels on bo...

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  • September 17, 2014
  • at 1:00 am
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UberTaxi launches in Singapore to do battle against GrabTaxi, Easy Taxi

Another taxi app enters the cab booking arena in Singapore. This time it's Uber, which previously on...

By Terence Lee

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  • September 16, 2014
  • at 12:34 am
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Why Apple Watch and Apple Pay are good news for startups

As usual, Apple's moves have a huge impact on startups. Fortunately, there are still plenty of oppor...

By Terence Lee

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  • September 10, 2014
  • at 3:54 pm
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Apple’s big reveal recap: the Apple Watch, two iPhone 6 flavors, and Apple Pay

Everyone's waiting for the Apple Watch. But Apple Pay was pretty interesting too.

By Terence Lee

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  • September 10, 2014
  • at 5:07 am

Beauty salons struggle to fill seats. Lookbooker lets consumers easily book them

Lookbooker helps consumers find nearby salons easily, while helping beauty services become more effi...

By Terence Lee

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  • September 9, 2014
  • at 11:16 am

20 of our hottest tech stories on Asia in the past week

Missed out on the best Asia tech news from the past seven days? Worry not, here's our roundup of the...

By Terence Lee

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  • September 6, 2014
  • at 8:01 am
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10 must-read tech stories in China this past week

Here are the most read stories about China's tech developments in the past week.

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  • September 6, 2014
  • at 8:01 am
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Health benefits of standing desks: separating hype from reality

Standing desks are the latest fad, but do they really offer health benefits? Here's a look at the fa...

By Terence Lee

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  • September 5, 2014
  • at 9:37 am

A list of venture capital firms in Singapore

A list of venture capital firms with a presence in Singapore that are actively investing in startups...

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  • September 4, 2014
  • at 4:00 pm
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ORA challenges Google Glass with a different take on wearables

Here's another take on a head-mounted computer, targeted at businesses.

By Terence Lee

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  • September 4, 2014
  • at 12:30 pm
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Tech in Asia moves into native advertising

Here's our policy on native ads.

By Terence Lee

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  • September 2, 2014
  • at 7:08 pm
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Why are so many Japanese investors coming to Southeast Asia? (#StartupAsia preview)

Hear from Batara Eto, co-founder and managing partner at East Ventures, Tatsuo Tsutsumi, partner at ...

By Terence Lee

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  • September 2, 2014
  • at 4:03 pm

Cheatsheet of startup acquisitions in Southeast Asia

Here's a quick guide to the past exits that have happened in the region.

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  • September 2, 2014
  • at 10:30 am
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We’re finding the next billion dollar startup at Arena Tokyo (#StartupAsia preview)

Eight startups will take the stage to present to a panel of judges at Startup Asia Tokyo 2014.

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  • September 2, 2014
  • at 10:04 am

Here are 4 investments by Singapore’s Crystal Horse you didn’t hear about

Crystal Horse has invested in Lenza, Travelog, Tripzilla, and Kluje.

By Terence Lee

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  • August 29, 2014
  • at 5:04 pm
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SingTel wants to find the next killer app to join its incubation program

The top three competitors will win S$24,000 (US$19,000) in total, and they could join a three-month ...

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  • August 29, 2014
  • at 11:56 am
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Singapore telehealth startup MyDoc gets funding to tackle silver tsunami

MyDoc offers a web and mobile service where patients can consult doctors online and seamlessly share...

By Terence Lee

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  • August 29, 2014
  • at 12:53 am