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mseed accelerator

MSeed is Thailand’s first game startup accelerator

MSeed will give teams THB100,000 (US$3,145) in exchange for a small amount of equity, and they will ...

By Terence Lee

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  • July 22, 2014
  • at 7:22 pm
crowdtivate starhub

StarHub’s crowdfunding site launches to the public; here are 5 of the best projects

Crowdtivate is a rewards-based crowdfunding site by StarHub where projects are selected by a team. T...

By Terence Lee

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  • July 22, 2014
  • at 12:28 pm
fatfish internet

Singapore incubator Fatfish Internet raises $3.2M, will list in Australia

Fatfish calls itself an "internet ventures accelerator". It acts as a strategic investor in companie...

By Terence Lee

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  • July 21, 2014
  • at 3:23 pm
SOTW - weekend reading

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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  • July 21, 2014
  • at 8:03 am
China tech news this week

10 must-read tech stories in China this week

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

By Terence Lee

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  • July 21, 2014
  • at 8:03 am

Yo, meet your Indian cousin, ZipDial

Both are examples of contextual communication. But Yo still needs to find its own way.

By Terence Lee

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  • July 19, 2014
  • at 8:00 am

ZipDial CEO who left glamorous Silicon Valley for India: don’t call me a woman founder

Meet Valerie Wagoner, co-founder and CEO of ZipDial, an India-based startup that wants to be the Goo...

By Terence Lee

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  • July 17, 2014
  • at 12:57 pm
Predictry aims to give smaller retailers access to Amazon-like predictive powers

Sequoia, Norwest leads $14M round for Capillary Technologies to expand offline retail analytics

Capillary's services include a loyalty program engine that is integrated into a store's point-of-sal...

By Terence Lee

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  • July 17, 2014
  • at 12:29 pm
RedMart Screenshot

Singapore online grocery store RedMart gets $23M from star-studded investors

Investors in this round include Facebook co-founder Eduardo Saverin, Garena, SoftBank Ventures, and ...

By Terence Lee

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  • July 15, 2014
  • at 12:09 pm
line indonesia

Line seeks to emulate Hello Kitty with an empire of cute

A look at how one chat app could provide a blueprint for Japan's cultural resurgence.

By Terence Lee

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  • July 15, 2014
  • at 12:00 pm

This migraine tracking app acts like a doctor, connects you to one too

This migraine app detects what you're doing, asks you questions, and shares what actions you can tak...

By Terence Lee

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  • July 14, 2014
  • at 1:08 pm
Weibo mobile wallet allows money transfers

This app exchanges your free time for mobile credits, and it just raised $2.5M

Pokket is an Indian startup that has created a marketplace for consumers to get apps, games, and oth...

By Terence Lee

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  • July 8, 2014
  • at 4:36 pm
A dating app for calling total strangers in your area? That's a real thing in China

In India, you can respond to Facebook ads with a ‘missed call’

The missed call is a lucrative business in India. Facebook now wants to tap on that by working with ...

By Terence Lee

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  • July 3, 2014
  • at 3:33 pm
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Stuff you must know about password security, summarized in one article

One word: bcrypt.

By Terence Lee

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  • July 2, 2014
  • at 8:51 pm
Management team of MyRepublic

Unlimited mobile data plan? MyRepublic wants to make it happen, if Singapore government allows

Competition is stiff in Singapore's mobile operator space. But MyRepublic argues a 4th operator coul...

By Terence Lee

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  • June 24, 2014
  • at 7:38 pm
jfdi

Cynical investors balked at accelerators in Asia. Here’s how JFDI got started anyway

JFDI is the leading startup accelerator in Southeast Asia. Here's the story of how it got started.

By Terence Lee

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  • June 24, 2014
  • at 4:29 pm
darma

Darma is a smart cushion that corrects your posture and reminds you to meditate

Health advocates now promote the virtues of the standing desk, but there's another way. Sitting is i...

By Terence Lee

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  • June 20, 2014
  • at 3:24 pm
creopop 3d printing pen

This 3D printing pen doesn’t melt plastic; it uses UV light to solidify ink

It has magnetic ink, ink that changes color based on temperature, as well as ink that conducts elect...

By Terence Lee

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  • June 17, 2014
  • at 10:55 pm