Posts Categorized: Asia



Singtel associates team up to push Asian startups into the global market

Thailand-based telco AIS is teaming up with Singtel to create a regional startup community. The goal of this community is to support startup...

  • November 12, 2013
  • at 6:46 pm
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25 startups in Asia that caught our eye

Here’s our newest round-up of the featured startups on our site this week.

  • November 10, 2013
  • at 5:00 pm
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Staff picks: 9 top news stories this week on Tech in Asia

We’ve got a ton of cool news coming out this week, from science advancements to Anonymous to domain squatting controversies, it’s a fun ...

  • November 9, 2013
  • at 5:44 pm
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HungryGoWhere now recommends food you like, delivers to your mobile

The Malaysian version of food portal HungryGoWhere has rolled out a new feature that makes personalized recommendations based on your palat...

  • November 8, 2013
  • at 10:00 am
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Withlocals connects tourists with authentic local food, activities, and tours across Asia

Netherlands-based startup Withlocals is a peer-to-peer marketplace where local people offer home dining, tour experiences, and other local a...

  • November 7, 2013
  • at 7:30 pm
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Sina Weibo enters Twitter’s turf in Southeast Asia. Suicidal or genius? (Startup Asia preview)

Sina Weibo is no stranger to most of us. It first started as a Twitter clone, and has since innovated to morph into an offering that surpas...

  • November 7, 2013
  • at 11:00 am
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Apps platform Kii could help solve Southeast Asia’s fragmentation, talent woes (Startup Asia preview)

Expect to hear the name Kii in the Southeast Asian startup circles more often. The backend-as-a-service company, which essentially gives dev...

  • November 6, 2013
  • at 2:29 pm
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Committed to moving beyond hardware, Foxconn announces first mobile game will be out “in six months”

Terry Gou, chairman of Foxconn, held a meeting with select media representatives last Thursday in Kaohsiung, Taiwan, where he confirmed his ...

  • November 5, 2013
  • at 1:35 pm
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App Annie now aggregates mobile advertising data from multiple networks

Beijing-born app analytics platform App Annie announced today a new addition to its existing suite of analytics solutions called Advertising...

  • November 5, 2013
  • at 9:00 am
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Do you have any questions for Rocket Internet at Startup Asia in Jakarta?

Anh-Minh Do, Tech In Asia's editor in Vietnam, will be interviewing Stefan Jung, managing director of Rocket Internet in Southeast Asia on s...

  • November 12, 2013
  • at 4:30 pm
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8 Must-Read Tech Stories in China This Week

Here's the best of China for the week of November 10th, 2013.

  • November 10, 2013
  • at 3:41 pm
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LessWorkMoreLove adopts new name Love Out Loud Asia, sends love matches to your mobile at noon

While some of you are getting psyched for the weekends and planning date ideas with your other half, some of us are just dateless. While bei...

  • November 8, 2013
  • at 11:29 am
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Failure to launch: 5 Rocket Internet misfires

Rocket Internet, to employ a tried-and-true cliche, is a company that many tech industry watchers love to hate. On the surface, one can easi...

  • November 7, 2013
  • at 8:00 pm
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In Indonesia, feature phones can use Line stickers in SMS

Starting this month, XL Axiata subscribers - about 54 million people - can now use Line stickers on SMS without any need to sign up for Line...

  • November 7, 2013
  • at 11:30 am
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15 big stats in Asia’s tech world for October (INFOGRAPHIC)

Here's 15 data points from October that will give you a comprehensive idea of what is happening in Asia in terms of internet growth.

  • November 6, 2013
  • at 5:15 pm
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Which Asian countries ordered Apple to give up private user info?

In response to the NSA’s controversial global surveillance program and public outcry against major IT companies for allowing it, Appl...

  • November 6, 2013
  • at 11:50 am
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Anonymous-sparked protest begins in Philippines, held back in Indonesia

By Yasser Paragian, Enricko Lukman, Phoebe Magdirila, Terence Lee The Million Mask March, a global protest initiated by hacktivist group Ano...

  • November 5, 2013
  • at 12:05 pm
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Anonymous takes down two Philippine government websites on November 5

Anonymous has brought down the National Bureau of Investigation and Senate websites, it announced on OpPhilippines, a Twitter channel for An...

  • November 5, 2013
  • at 6:45 am
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