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The Instagram Business Model

“Product first, money later.” This is one of the many lessons highlighted in the book Fa...

By Willis Wee

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  • June 28, 2012
  • at 9:08 am
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ShopFair Conference: All Things E-Commerce in Indonesia

Judging by the number of players jumping into e-commerce in Indonesia or investing in e-commerce sta...

By Willis Wee

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  • June 27, 2012
  • at 2:00 pm
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PoshVine Receives Seed Funding From MyFirstCheque

PoshVine, a Bangalore-based startup announced this afternoon that it has received seed funding from ...

By Willis Wee

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  • June 26, 2012
  • at 10:18 pm
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QQ and UC Are Leaders in China’s Mobile Browser Race

Analysys International recently released an interesting breakdown depicting the current mobile brows...

By Willis Wee

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  • June 21, 2012
  • at 9:08 am
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Alibaba.com Now Officially a Private Company

It’s official – Alibaba.com is no longer a public company starting from today. We learne...

By Willis Wee

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  • June 20, 2012
  • at 8:08 pm
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Noiseless USB Karaoke Mic For iPhone, iPad, and iPod

Here’s a very wacky gadget that recently caught my attention. It’s a noiseless USB Karaoke M...

By Willis Wee

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  • June 20, 2012
  • at 6:25 pm
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Hello Students, Please Take a Compulsory Internship at Foxconn

Foxconn is a well-known company for many reasons. But it’s not necessary a company where students ...

By Willis Wee

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  • June 20, 2012
  • at 1:15 pm
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Startup ReferralCandy Gets Love From Soulja Boy

It’s always nice to have celebrities using your products. It’s good publicity and it can...

By Willis Wee

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  • June 20, 2012
  • at 9:08 am
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China’s DDcoupon Sees Nearly 10 Million Downloads So Far

DDmap.com, who claim to be China’s largest lifestyle information website, has recently conclud...

By Willis Wee

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  • June 19, 2012
  • at 11:17 pm
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TackThis Powers Donation Drive in Singapore’s National Day 2012

TackThis, a Singapore-based startup that focuses on a ubiquitious ecommerce solution, has partnered ...

By Willis Wee

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  • June 19, 2012
  • at 10:15 am
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Where is the Money in Location-based Services?

I was delighted to write about the news of YFind’s funding. But truth be told, few if any loca...

By Willis Wee

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  • June 18, 2012
  • at 6:08 pm
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YFind Raises S$1.5 Million in Series A Round

We wrote about Singapore-based startup, YFind, about a year ago. And today, we received news that it...

By Willis Wee

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  • June 18, 2012
  • at 9:30 am
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7 Asian Startups That Caught Our Eye This Week

In the last seven days, we have covered a couple of startups on Tech in Asia, specifically from Chin...

By Willis Wee

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  • June 17, 2012
  • at 9:34 pm
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GREE Invests in GeePlus, a One Month-Old Gaming Company

GREE (TYO:3632) announced today that it has purchased shares in GeePlus, a company that plans and de...

By Willis Wee

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  • June 15, 2012
  • at 9:53 pm

Japanese Collaborative Diagram Service Cacoo Hits 500,000 Users

Japanese startup, Cacoo, the online diagram and wire-frame creator, has surpassed 500,000 users rece...

By Willis Wee

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  • June 15, 2012
  • at 12:50 pm
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Korea to Ban Online Game Items Trading?

A report from Korea Times says that online game items trading will be banned. The reason? The Korean...

By Willis Wee

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  • June 15, 2012
  • at 8:58 am
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Android Users: Backup Your Contacts Using Z1

iPhone and Mac users usually have their contacts all synced with their Address Book app. And for And...

By Willis Wee

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  • June 14, 2012
  • at 8:08 pm
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Infocomm Investments Joins Twilio Recent Funding Round

Twilio is a US-based startup that specializes in providing cloud communications to clients, such as ...

By Willis Wee

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  • June 14, 2012
  • at 3:35 pm