Posts Categorized: Creative

In The Philippines, SMS Textbooks Are The Future Of Education

Even the means of studying is truly changing these days.

  • July 10, 2013
  • at 6:55 pm
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Groopic app

Groopic: This Pakistani Startup’s New iPhone App Puts The Photographer Back in the Picture

A Lahore-based startup is prepping the launch of an amazing iPhone app that puts the photographer – usually the one stuck behind the l...

  • July 8, 2013
  • at 11:03 am
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Artsly online learning app

Pakistani Startup Artsly Launches with $175,000 in Backing From Kima Ventures

Sibling entrepreneurs Muhammad Huzaifa and Muhammad Jehanzaib have just launched Artsly, a video-based social learning platform providing sh...

  • July 3, 2013
  • at 11:02 am
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Google’s StreetView Guy Walking Around Japan’s Creepily Deserted Battleship Island

Watch Google’s StreetView Guy Walking Around Japan’s Creepily Deserted ‘Battleship Island’ (VIDEO)

Japan’s notoriously creepy Battleship Island – actually called Hashima Island – has been deserted since the mid-1970s when its...

  • June 28, 2013
  • at 12:48 pm
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China digital music piracy

Digital Music Sales in China Hit $75 Million (No, We Didn’t Miss Any Numbers)

Digital music revenues are on the rise in China – albeit very slowly, and to a not very impressive level. According to figures from mu...

  • June 19, 2013
  • at 5:48 pm
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Freelancer Wants to Meet the Best Filipino Software Developers

(Update: The company reports that they already have around 300,000 registered Filipino freelancers, wherein 61,000 of which are are in the...

  • June 13, 2013
  • at 9:10 pm
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Social Innovation Camp

WebGeek Taps Software Devs to Answer Social Issues at Social Innovation Camp Manila

Software developers and designers can change the world. Or, at least for WebGeek Philippines, these talents can bring solutions to today...

  • June 13, 2013
  • at 8:58 am
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Panorama app

New Docomo App Animates Your Panoramas

Japanese mobile telco NTT Docomo (NYSE:DCM) has today launched a fun smartphone app that will create video panoramas that include sound. Whi...

  • June 7, 2013
  • at 9:03 pm
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PawfectPets on iPad

Yolk Launches PawfectPets, Raises Awareness About Puppy Mills Cruelty

Grey Singapore seems to be riding a wave of corporate social responsibility (CSR) initiatives, with part of the team launching the Lend an E...

  • May 24, 2013
  • at 3:38 pm
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With This New App We Can All Be Wide-Eyed, Pale-Skinned Manga Characters

There’s an especially big industry in Asia for beautification apps that can make their female users look slimmer, cuter, wider of eye, pal...

  • July 9, 2013
  • at 12:45 pm
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TeknoJurnal’s Rock Star Dev 2013

TeknoJurnal’s Rock Star Dev 2013: What are Young Indonesian Developers Designing?

This has been quite a busy month for Indonesian developers with events like AngelHack and the upcoming Jakarta Startup Weekend. We just atte...

  • July 4, 2013
  • at 9:00 am
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Weibo Users Can Change the Color of Beijing's Olympic Pool

Thanks to a Conceptual Artist, Weibo Users Can Change the Color of Beijing’s Olympic Pool

Most users of Sina Weibo or Tencent Weibo won’t realise this, but every time they use an emoticon on the Twitter-esque social networks, th...

  • June 28, 2013
  • at 3:59 pm
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Singapore Haze on social media

Singapore Haze Craze Lights a Fire on Social Media [INFOGRAPHIC]

Every single time we’ve used the ‘pollution’ tag on this blog it’s been in relation to China. But this time, Singapo...

  • June 21, 2013
  • at 11:59 am
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Creators of PageSnapp Get Travel Grant to Silicon Valley from First AngelHack Manila

Creators of PageSnapp Get Travel Grant to Silicon Valley from First AngelHack Manila

A group of developers took only 24 hours to develop an app and walked away with plane tickets.

  • June 18, 2013
  • at 10:00 am
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SI Camp Asia 2013 cities

SI Camp Asia Now Seeking Ideas for Civic Startups, Visits 7 Countries This Summer

We’re a big fan of civic-minded startups here at TechinAsia, though we don’t find that many of them. Thankfully a lot more will be bloss...

  • June 13, 2013
  • at 8:30 pm
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Shenzhou-10 launch 2013

China Prepares Longest Ever Manned Space Mission, Blasting Off Tomorrow

China is preparing its fifth and largest ever manned spacecraft launch tomorrow. Coming a full year after the 13-day Shenzhou 9 mission, tom...

  • June 10, 2013
  • at 4:20 pm
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Alo7 funding

Qualcomm Leads Series C Funding into a Chinese Online English Education Startup

With a claimed 10 million registered users right now, Chinese online education company Alo7 has wrapped up a third major round of funding. T...

  • June 6, 2013
  • at 1:17 pm
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Lend An Eye App

Lend An Eye App Lends Your Vision to The Blind

Grey Singapore has recently created a meaningful corporate social responsibility (CSR) initiative, and has developed a mobile app, Lend an E...

  • May 23, 2013
  • at 9:00 am
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