Posts Categorized: Asia

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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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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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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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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
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Staff picks: 7 top news stories this week on Tech in Asia

The biggest news this week has to be Rakuten’s acquisition of Viber, but overall it’s been an eventful week for the technology s...

  • February 15, 2014
  • at 1:16 pm
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Viber was the enigma of the mobile messaging wars. Why did Rakuten buy it for $900 million?

The Wall Street Journal has reported that Rakuten, the Japanese e-commerce firm, will purchase Viber, the Cyprus-based mobile messaging star...

  • February 14, 2014
  • at 3:34 pm
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Code Club wants to teach kids coding in Hong Kong

Hong Kong’s school IT lessons turn students into secretaries, but Code Club wants to teach them coding instead

“Currently, ICT lessons in primary and secondary schools teach MS Office programs as default. Essentially they’re teaching child...

  • February 12, 2014
  • at 4:05 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
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China tech news this week

10 must-read tech stories in China this week

China’s tech companies are becoming more visible overseas, with regional and global expansions, IPOs on NASDAQ, and greater media atte...

  • February 16, 2014
  • at 11:00 am
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Who got their money’s worth for online advertising in Vietnam? [INFOGRAPHIC]

In Q3 2013, Vietnamese companies spend over $13 million on online advertising. It's a humble number but it gives us a peek into what the lan...

  • February 14, 2014
  • at 7:30 pm
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Expand to Asia’s biggest tech markets with Market Expansion Tracks

We at Tech in Asia receive many emails requesting introductions to possible partners across Asia and it is tough to answer them all one by o...

  • February 13, 2014
  • at 8:00 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 9, 2014
  • at 6:30 pm
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