Posts Categorized: Asia


Bitcoin

Here’s where all of Asia’s Bitcoin ATMs are located

From the shopping malls in Malaysia to the cafes in South Korea, Bitcoin vending machines, or ATMs, are slowing being rolled out across the ...

  • March 25, 2014
  • at 12:40 pm
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3 new additions to Startup Asia Singapore that make it a must-attend conference

Besides our usual programming such as fireside chats, Startup Arena, startup exhibitons, and a hackathon, we’ll be holding three new initi...

  • March 24, 2014
  • at 1:36 pm
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asian startups weekly list

47 startups in Asia that caught our eye

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

  • March 23, 2014
  • at 6:00 pm
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When it comes to planning a trip, Holidayen wants to be the complete package

A lot of startups are aiming to digitize the travel industry. It started with the simple booking of travel tickets online and has slowly bra...

  • March 21, 2014
  • at 6:00 pm
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startup opportunity map southeast asia

Here’s an opportunity map by country for startups in Southeast Asia

Mittal is a senior manager of business development at SingTel-SoftBank InnoVentures. A few weeks ago I put together a high-level Internet op...

  • March 17, 2014
  • at 2:01 pm
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China tech news this week

9 must-read tech stories in China this week

Major developments from Tencent and Alibaba this week as they take their e-commerce battle up another notch. But even these mighty firms hav...

  • March 16, 2014
  • at 10:32 am
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home fix experience centre

Singapore’s most unlikely makerspace: a sprawling facility hidden in an old industrial estate

Home-Fix started out as a traditional mom-and-pop hardware store, but in the past couple of decades it has transformed into a sizable retail...

  • March 13, 2014
  • at 12:34 pm
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Selfies protest in Philippines

Philippines and Malaysia took the most Instagram selfies in Asia

The act of taking a photo of yourself and posting it on social media sites, more popularly know as a “selfie”, is especially popular in ...

  • March 11, 2014
  • at 5:00 pm
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NOTW - Asia tech news this week

Weekend reading: 6 top news stories on Tech in Asia

Eight of our bloggers have selected these six tech stories as must-read articles for your weekend reading. Let’s jump in…

  • March 9, 2014
  • at 10:30 am
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Tech In Asia Meetup Jakarta: the art of spending money

At our third Tech In Asia Meetup in Jakarta, we will be inviting Eka Himawan, co-founder of Bilna, to share some tips with us about the ar...

  • March 24, 2014
  • at 10:33 pm
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China tech news this week

14 must-read news stories from China last week

Missed out on China news last week? Fear not, here’s our roundup for your weekend coffee reading. 1. OKCoin, now China’s largest Bi...

  • March 24, 2014
  • at 10:55 am
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NOTW - Asia tech news this week

Staff picks: 9 top news stories this week on Tech In Asia

Wanna get your fix of top tech news from Asia? Here are our staff picks from the past week. Saiyai’s pick: Bank of Thailand tells citizens...

  • March 23, 2014
  • at 1:51 pm
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Line Movie

Kiddies rejoice, Japan’s Line messenger will launch an app for streaming family movies

Popular Japanese messenger Line has announced it will soon launch an app that streams family-friendly movies, reports The Bridge. According ...

  • March 21, 2014
  • at 2:45 pm
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Asian tech startups list

31 startups in Asia that caught our eye

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

  • March 16, 2014
  • at 6:00 pm
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NOTW - Asia tech news this week

Staff picks: 8 top news stories this week on Tech in Asia

Singapore is big this week on Asian tech news, with the government kickstarting a multi-agency push to make its economy more innovative. It ...

  • March 15, 2014
  • at 1:05 pm
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A comprehensive look at Vietnam’s startup ecosystem in 2014: 6 investors, 10 incubators, and lots more

With all the hype around Flappy Bird and the Vietnam startup ecosystem. Let's take a much closer look at what are all the investors, incubat...

  • March 13, 2014
  • at 10:10 am
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asian startups weekly list

13 startups in Asia that caught our eye

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

  • March 9, 2014
  • at 6:00 pm
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Vietnam’s Central Bank officially does not support Bitcoin

Bitcoin is once again illegal in another country in Asia and it's Vietnam this time. It looks like the whole continent is going to ban the c...

  • March 4, 2014
  • at 7:00 pm
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