Posts Categorized: Asia


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How Uber’s trek across the US will set the course for its run in Asia

Just over three years after it launched, a startup based in San Francisco has already become one of the most controversial companies of the ...

  • April 30, 2014
  • at 3:14 pm
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China tech news this week

7 must-read tech stories in China this week

Government crackdowns, Xiaomi and its new competitor, and a hokey WeChat ad attacking Mark Zuckerberg topped the news from China this week.

  • April 27, 2014
  • at 12:21 pm
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Vietnam is now Apple’s fastest growing market in the world

Vietnam is now Apple's fastest growing market in the world. Are they going to build an Apple Store here yet?

  • April 25, 2014
  • at 7:30 pm
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Startup Asia Singapore 2014 Pre-Conference Meetup: What to do differently when raising 50K, 500K and 5M

Before we dive into two full days of fireside chats, talks, and startup pitches at Startup Asia Singapore 2014, we’re bringing you an addi...

  • April 23, 2014
  • at 5:54 pm
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How’s Southeast Asia performing in the internet speed race? (INFOGRAPHIC)

According to a new infographic released by ASEAN DNA, Southeast Asia’s average internet speed is currently 12.4 Mbps.

  • April 21, 2014
  • at 5:00 pm
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Rocket Internet’s property search site Lamudi gets $7 million to fuel Asian expansion

The competition in Asia's property search space has intensified.

  • April 14, 2014
  • at 9:23 am
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23 startups in Asia that caught our eye

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

  • April 13, 2014
  • at 6:30 pm
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Rumor roundup: a billion dollars worth of explosive tech mergers and acquisitions

Baidu wants to buy Ctrip, Flipkart wants to buy Myntra, and Softbank wants to buy Vodafone. Allegedly.

  • April 9, 2014
  • at 4:14 pm
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Top US rap artist Nas and his manager Anthony Saleh to invest in more Asian startups

Nas and his manager Anthony Saleh have already invested in Korea's Coupang and Indonesia's Bukalapak. And that could be just the start.

  • April 8, 2014
  • at 9:06 am
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24 startups in Asia that caught our eye

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

  • April 27, 2014
  • at 6:28 pm
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SOTW - weekend reading

12 of our hottest tech stories, lists, and features for your weekend reading

Feel like you're falling behind on the news lately? Not to worry! Here's a refresher of our most popular stories on Tech in Asia this week.

  • April 26, 2014
  • at 3:01 pm
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Cracking Japan’s insular consumer tech and startup scene (Startup Asia Preview)

The Japan tech and startup scene has a reputation for being insular, but that doesn’t mean it’s a market worth shying away from. Not onl...

  • April 24, 2014
  • at 3:59 pm
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SingTel ushers cyber surveillance era into Asia with video analytics for businesses

Surveillance cams are silent sentinels that serve as persistent but dumb watchers of our living spaces. But that is changing.

  • April 22, 2014
  • at 3:15 pm
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57 startups in Asia that caught our eye

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

  • April 20, 2014
  • at 6:00 pm
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China tech news this week

6 must-read tech stories in China this week

Xiaomi is hot once again this week. Meanwhile, a wide variety of interesting developments in China - touching on startups, gaming, mobile, a...

  • April 13, 2014
  • at 8:00 pm
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NOTW - Asia tech news this week

Staff picks: 5 top news stories this week on Tech in Asia

Plenty of news about Southeast Asia this week.

  • April 13, 2014
  • at 2:00 pm
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GrabTaxi nets seed funding as transportation apps sweep across Asia

The sharing economy is rearing its head in Asia as transportation startups spread across the continent. While English-language media outlets...

  • April 8, 2014
  • at 4:02 pm
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asian startups weekly list

35 startups in Asia that caught our eye

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

  • April 6, 2014
  • at 6:42 pm
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