Posts Categorized: Creative

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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TechHub in Lahore, Islamabad

Techhub Manchester’s Co-Founder Visits Pakistan, Plans New Co-Working Space

Adam Dawood is the founding partner of DYL Ventures, a Pakistan-centric internet consultancy firm. You can find him on Twitter as @adamdawoo...

  • May 10, 2013
  • at 1:00 pm
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China-Axlr8r 2013, Leap Motion

China-Axlr8r Seeking Newest Intake, Saves 2 Spaces for Startups Building for Leap Motion

China-Axlr8r – which used to be known as Chinaccelerator – is seeking startups for its summer 2013 intake. The application deadl...

  • April 29, 2013
  • at 1:00 pm
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Emart navigation and discounts on smartphones

Korean Supermarket Uses a Guiding Light to Point Out Discounts on Your Smartphone

We’ve seen Korean supermarket chain Emart (KRX:139480) do some innovative stuff before, like its shadowy QR codes. But this time Emart is ...

  • April 17, 2013
  • at 3:00 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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Meituan gay deals

This Chinese Deals Site is Offering a Free Gay Marriage Trip to Canada

Today and tomorrow is a sort of Chinese Valentine’s, so it’s an apt time for couples to be thinking of one another. That explains the ti...

  • May 20, 2013
  • at 4:50 pm
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Visualead makes QR codes fit in

Visualead Wins GMIC Growth Stage Competition, Wants to Bring Cutesy QR Code Creation to Asia

Earlier we announced the winner of the Seed Stage G-Startup contest at the Global Mobile Internet Conference (GMIC) here in Beijing, and now...

  • May 8, 2013
  • at 6:30 pm
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Mou app and MouStand merchandise

This Chinese App Developer Has Created Some Awesome Handmade Merchandise

You’ve created a popular Mac app that has a strong cult following, but you fancy a new revenue stream. What to do? One of the less obv...

  • April 24, 2013
  • at 11:00 am
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baidu lab cupertino

Baidu Opens Lab in Silicon Valley Devoted to Research into ‘Deep Learning’

Wired has dropped in on a brand-new facility opened by Chinese search engine Baidu (NASDAQ:BIDU) in the heart of Silicon Valley. Dubbed Baid...

  • April 15, 2013
  • at 10:43 am
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