Posts Categorized: Asia



Here’s our map of Singapore’s Bitcoin ATMs

Latest: Robocoin is here in Singapore, making it the 8th vending machine to set up in the country. Bitcoin ATMs, or vending machines, are he...

  • March 4, 2014
  • at 3:08 pm
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19 startups in Asia that caught our eye

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

  • March 2, 2014
  • at 6:00 pm
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8 top news stories this week on Tech in Asia

We’re heading into March with big news from social media all around Asia – Sina Weibo, LinkedIn, Line, and Facebook – alon...

  • March 1, 2014
  • at 12:11 pm
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BeLAUNCH 2014

BeLAUNCH gears up for May conference to bridge South Korean startups with the world

South Korean media startup and blog BeSUCCESS aims to continue bridging Korean and Asian startups with the global market at its third BeL...

  • February 26, 2014
  • at 4:30 pm
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21 startups in Asia that caught our eye

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

  • February 23, 2014
  • at 6:00 pm
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Staff picks: 7 top news stories this week on Tech in Asia

Missed out on this week’s Asia tech news? We’ve got you covered. Here are our top picks from the past seven days. Steven’s and...

  • February 22, 2014
  • at 5:51 pm
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Trip38 wants to be your personal, paper-free travel assistant

Travel booking apps are a dime a dozen, and most of them do the same thing – they guarantee you the lowest airfare, sometimes help you...

  • February 20, 2014
  • at 4:45 pm
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Japanese e-commerce firm Rakuten strengthens its presence in Europe with new R&D center in Paris

Rakuten, the Japanese tech firm best-known for e-commerce, has announced it will develop a new center for research and development in Paris....

  • February 19, 2014
  • at 2:00 pm
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Startups in Asia: change has come, and it’s never going to be the same

Tech entrepreneurship in Asia has undergone a sea change in the past half decade. While Silicon Valley has remained a barometer for the rest...

  • February 18, 2014
  • at 10:30 am
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SoftBank invests in Thailand’s Ini3, marking the second investment in Southeast Asia

One of Thailand’s main online game operators Ini3 Digital announced today that SoftBank Ventures Korea, a venture capital arm of SoftBank ...

  • March 4, 2014
  • at 12:39 pm
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China tech news this week

8 must-read tech stories in China this week

We got tons of news from China’s social media sphere this week, among other things. Here’s out top picks from the mainland. 1. O...

  • March 2, 2014
  • at 3:43 pm
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Impress the investors at Startup & Investor Speed Dating

Asia is filled with great startups and investors. But its diversity and massive population are both a blessing and a curse. Great startups d...

  • February 26, 2014
  • at 6:01 pm
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HTML5 game company founder: we don’t need to innovate, we just need to be good

It’s undeniable that the gaming industry is very big, especially in Asia. While the overall global gaming market amounts to an estimated U...

  • February 25, 2014
  • at 8:30 pm
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China tech news this week

10 must-read tech stories in China this week

Craving more China tech news? We got your back. Here are our top picks from last week. 1. New regulations force China’s e-stores to offer ...

  • February 23, 2014
  • at 3:13 pm
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Ads, games, and gimmicks: peering into the future of WhatsApp and Facebook

Facebook’s purchase of mobile messenger WhatsApp for $19 billion marks an interesting contradiction. Facebook, as a business, supports it...

  • February 20, 2014
  • at 11:18 pm
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China’s social media landscape in 2014

The future of the mobile internet is in Asia

Asia’s mobile usage was already the world’s largest in 2010. But what happened next – to use the Upworthy trope – wi...

  • February 20, 2014
  • at 10:52 am
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Every number a Vietnamese tech founder should know (INFOGRAPHIC)

This infographic will help any Vietnamese tech founder with their numbers and markets when they go look at customers and their investors.

  • February 18, 2014
  • at 12:30 pm
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asian startups weekly list

21 startups in Asia that caught our eye

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

  • February 16, 2014
  • at 6:00 pm
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