Posted by Willis Wee

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Japan’s BizReach Proves that Top Jobs Listings are Worth Top Dollar [INTERVIEW]

Swimmy Minami (pictured right) is the co-founder of BizReach, a site that helps its users find senio...

By Willis Wee

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  • December 10, 2012
  • at 9:08 am
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Douglas Gan: The Entrepreneur Who Lost it All, and Made It Back Again

I recently met Douglas Gan (pictured above), someone who I would certainly call a gutsy entrepreneur...

By Willis Wee

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  • December 3, 2012
  • at 2:20 pm

Evernote Integrates With Tencent’s ONE Browser, Now in English, Thai, and Indonesian

Earlier this month, Evernote integrated with Tencent’s ONE Browser for mobiles in India. Today...

By Willis Wee

  • 0
  • November 30, 2012
  • at 7:30 pm
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Fivepager Makes Web Development Affordable For Small Businesses

Mike Fernandez is making web design and development costs more affordable for small businesses in th...

By Willis Wee

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  • November 26, 2012
  • at 10:53 pm

Disappointing Date: Momo English App is a Let-Down

The China-made flirtatious mobile app Momo recently launched its English and global-oriented version...

By Willis Wee

  • 4
  • November 23, 2012
  • at 9:08 am
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What Should Baidu Acquire With its $1.5 Billion Global War Chest?

With $1.5 billion now in its war-chest, will China’s Baidu (NASDAQ:BIDU) go on a buying spree in S...

By Willis Wee

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  • November 22, 2012
  • at 10:30 am
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Email Back-up Startup Dropmyemail Goes Enterprise

Singapore-based email back-up solution startup Dropmyemail is now offering its service to enterprise...

By Willis Wee

  • 0
  • November 21, 2012
  • at 8:08 pm
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Learning the Hard Way

Part of my job allows me to talk to entrepreneurs and dig into their experiences, successes, and fai...

By Willis Wee

  • 5
  • November 19, 2012
  • at 8:18 pm
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With AirBnB Not on the Ground in Japan, Homerent Enjoys Home Field Advantage

AirBnB may be big worldwide, but not quite so much in Japan. That’s according to Daniel Saito, co-...

By Willis Wee

  • 3
  • November 18, 2012
  • at 11:08 am
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TaskAmigo Gains Some Traction Despite Founders Still Being in School

Singapore’s TaskAmigo is a platform for people to post and find short-term tasks. These tasks ...

By Willis Wee

  • 5
  • November 16, 2012
  • at 10:00 am
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Meet Wada, Vietnam’s Homegrown Search Engine to Challenge Google

When it comes to search in Vietnam, Google is number one, at least according to Alexa. But Vietnames...

By Willis Wee

  • 2
  • November 15, 2012
  • at 1:32 pm
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Escaping from Apple and Google, GREE Launches Push for Games in HTML5

The big news today from GREE, the Japan-based social gaming platform, is that it’s now accepting m...

By Willis Wee

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  • November 14, 2012
  • at 12:40 pm

GREE Partners With SingTel For Mobile Games Promotion and Billing in Singapore

Today, mobile gaming giant GREE announced that it has exclusively partnered up with SingTel to promo...

By Willis Wee

  • 1
  • November 14, 2012
  • at 12:25 pm
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TMG Targets 10 Million Users By End of 2013

Big dreams, big targets: The Mobile Gamer (TMG), who boasted 3 million users when we heard from them...

By Willis Wee

  • 3
  • November 12, 2012
  • at 9:08 am
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TradeHero: Probably One of the Best Startup Ideas in Singapore

Good startup ideas aren’t so easy to come by in Singapore. So here’s one I really like: it&#...

By Willis Wee

  • 17
  • November 10, 2012
  • at 5:40 pm

Quora on Tech in Asia

Our team at Tech in Asia has grown fast over the past year, with writers and contributors all across...

By Willis Wee

  • 5
  • November 9, 2012
  • at 2:00 pm

DeNA’s Revenue Hits $627 million in 2nd Fiscal Quarter, Boosts International Success

Update: DeNA’s earnings slides in English embedded below Japanese mobile gaming giant DeNA (TY...

By Willis Wee

  • 4
  • November 6, 2012
  • at 4:15 pm
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Striata Lets Banks and Customers Go Paperless

Here’s the first startup that caught my attention at Finovate Asia 2012. Striata from New York all...

By Willis Wee

  • 1
  • November 6, 2012
  • at 11:00 am