Posts Categorized: Asia


STW - asian tech startups list

47 startups in asia that caught our eye

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

  • September 1, 2013
  • at 6:22 pm
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NOTW - Asia tech news this week

10 top news stories this week on Tech in Asia

This was definitely an interesting week for news. Here are our top picks! Paul’s pick: First impressions: Sina releases WeChat competitor,...

  • August 31, 2013
  • at 1:00 pm
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The pain and the passion behind building Asian language keyboard apps

This past weekend, I briefly mentioned the Perfect Tibetan Keyboard app, which allows Tibetan text input across a variety of platforms. Also...

  • August 29, 2013
  • at 4:00 pm
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Paint a picture for the blind with MySmartEye

A brand new initiative by Singapore's local telco StarHub and developed by TribalDDB, MySmartEye is a mobile application that enables the v...

  • August 27, 2013
  • at 9:15 pm
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5 Australian sports startups you should be watching

Australia's got a lot of startups that we don't often get to hear about so here's 5 interesting sports-oriented startups that we've found in...

  • August 26, 2013
  • at 3:33 pm
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STW - asian tech startups list

25 startups that caught our eye

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

  • August 25, 2013
  • at 6:00 pm
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NOTW - Asia tech news this week

Staff Picks: 9 Top News Stories this Week in Tech in Asia

Here's our top tech news in Asia for this week of August 24th, 2013.

  • August 24, 2013
  • at 3:39 pm
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Skyscanner is expanding the sky from Scotland to Asia

Skyscanner is a Scotland-based flight search platform. With its eye on Asia, the company also has its APAC headquarters in Singapore, and an...

  • August 23, 2013
  • at 1:00 pm
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Vietnam is on the verge of banning chat apps like Viber, Whatsapp, Line, Zalo, and WeChat

Vietnam is just about to ban chat apps across Vietnam, this is very bad news for folks like KakaoTalk, Viber, Line, and Zalo, who have been ...

  • August 21, 2013
  • at 5:35 pm
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CTW - China tech news this week

6 must-read tech stories in China this week

Let’s get straight into our top news out of China this week. 1. Sina Weibo appoints agent to set up office in Singapore and Indonesia for ...

  • September 1, 2013
  • at 9:00 am
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iPost-a-card: Thais can say it with a selfie

Are you someone who still likes to send postcards but is sick of the boring, cliche photos in the gift shop? Or do you just want to use a se...

  • August 30, 2013
  • at 9:00 am
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Opera’s numbers on Vietnam’s mobile web (INFOGRAPHIC)

Opera just released an interesting infographic that gives us a little insight Vietnam's mobile users.

  • August 29, 2013
  • at 2:00 pm
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Fancy car-booking service Uber secures $258 million to expand in Asia

Google Ventures and TPG Capital have collectively invested $258 million in Uber, an American online car booking service that mainly targets ...

  • August 26, 2013
  • at 5:05 pm
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Thai/Japanese Kickstarter Anipipo partners with Thai Cartoon Club to broadcast animation throughout SEA

The winner of Khun Seuk VS Samurai: The Second Thai-Japanese X-Culture Startup Pitching, an event by SIPA, Software Park, and Microsoft, Ani...

  • August 26, 2013
  • at 2:00 pm
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CTW - China tech news this week

5 Must-Read Tech Stories in China This Week

Here's the top 5 tech news from China for the week of August 25th, 2013.

  • August 25, 2013
  • at 2:50 pm
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Reality check: Vietnam is NOT banning chat apps

It turns out Vietnam's not actually banning chat apps, it is adding policy and regulation that will help to manage the growth of chat apps. ...

  • August 23, 2013
  • at 3:30 pm
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Evernote collaborates with Singapore telco StarHub to fuel growth in Southeast Asia

Evernote officially unveiled an exclusive partnership with Singapore’s local telco StarHub, offering a one-year free Premium subscription,...

  • August 22, 2013
  • at 4:20 pm
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Traffic jams in Southeast Asia: the entrepreneur’s white whale

Are startups really capable of tackling the problem of traffic congestion across Asia? All signs point to it being a systemic problem, untou...

  • August 19, 2013
  • at 2:30 pm
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