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Yello Mobile acquires Indonesian price comparison site PriceArea

Today, Indonesian price comparison PriceArea 1 site confirmed that it has been acquired by Seoul-bas...

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  • May 5, 2014
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China’s Ctrip invests over $200 million in an online ticketing site

Ctrip, one of the largest online travel agencies in China, has invested over $200 million in local a...

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  • April 29, 2014
  • at 12:15 am

Accounting SaaS startup freee nets $8 million in funding, aims for one million SMBs in Japan

Japan's top accounting SaaS startup, freee, has netted US$8 million in series B funding from DCM and...

By Willis Wee

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  • April 23, 2014
  • at 11:23 am
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KKBox did Spotify in Asia before Spotify even existed

Tech in Asia sat down with Chris Lin, CEO and co-founder of KKBox to talk about its founding story.

By Willis Wee

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  • April 23, 2014
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Tech in Asia, a pan-Asian startup experiment that could snowball into something bigger

Building an ecosystem is like creating an industry with tech entrepreneurs and investors as pillars.

By Willis Wee

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  • April 22, 2014
  • at 3:48 pm
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Razmig Hovaghimian: from failed pizza maker to founder of Viki

Razmig Hovaghimian, the co-founder and CEO of Viki who sold his startup to ecommerce giant Rakuten o...

By Willis Wee

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  • April 21, 2014
  • at 10:08 am
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KakaoTalk reveals it has 140 million users, made $203 million in revenue last year

Korean chat app company, Kakao, has disclosed that its 2013 revenue hit $203 million, netting $59 mi...

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  • April 19, 2014
  • at 2:01 pm

This Japanese entrepreneur is freeing small businesses from their accounting nightmares

Founded by Daisuke Sasaki and Ryu Yokoji in July 2012, freee aims to make bookkeeping and accounting...

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  • April 17, 2014
  • at 9:08 am
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This Japanese startup handles over 1 trillion bid requests every month

Geniee is a real-time bidding (RTB) ad network startup that serves up to 20 to 30 billion impression...

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  • April 15, 2014
  • at 9:58 am

Meet Kensuke Furukawa, the serial entrepreneur who founded Japan’s hottest lifehacking site

Nanapi is Japan’s largest lifehack media site that has 28 million visitors and generates over 60 m...

By Willis Wee

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  • April 14, 2014
  • at 7:29 pm
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Ujjwal Anurag doesn’t work for us and we never accept money for coverage

If someone tells you that you need to pay them to get covered on Tech in Asia, they are lying to you...

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  • April 14, 2014
  • at 10:26 am
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From salaryman to entrepreneur: the man who made it easier to print stuff in Japan

“Why can’t small printing companies get printing orders in a more efficient manner?” Matsumoto...

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  • April 11, 2014
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Hugo Barra and Xiaomi, the $10 billion startup (Startup Asia preview)

Hugo Barra, VP at Xiaomi Global, will take the stage at Startup Asia Singapore 2014 this coming May ...

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  • April 11, 2014
  • at 10:23 am
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How 2 bankers and an engineer built a startup to overthrow the Bloomberg Terminal

Founded in April 2008, Uzabase’s first product is Speeda, a company database information platform ...

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  • April 10, 2014
  • at 2:08 pm
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Jerry Yang: Urgency drives innovation

“It’s a great time to be an entrepreneur,” says Jerry Yang, co-founder of Yahoo, at the New Ec...

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  • April 10, 2014
  • at 10:26 am

Innovation Weekend: More awesomeness lined up after Startup Asia Singapore

On behalf of Sunbridge Global Ventures’ Ikuo Hiraishi and his team, Tech in Asia invites you to In...

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  • April 8, 2014
  • at 2:08 pm
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Despite the naysayers, Pixta became Japan’s biggest stock photo marketplace

Founded in 2005 by Daisuke Komata, Pixta is Japan’s largest stock photo marketplace for both amate...

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  • April 4, 2014
  • at 6:15 pm
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Crowdsourced A/B testing platform Kaizen raises $5 million

Kaizen, the Japanese company behind planBCD, a growth hacking crowdsourcing platform, has raised US$...

By Willis Wee

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  • March 31, 2014
  • at 11:57 am