Posts Categorized: Creative


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 social innovation

Calvin Chin: The Motivation for Social Innovation in China and “Making Epic Shit”

At Mailman Group’s T13 conference in Shanghai yesterday, one of the city’s top entrepreneurial voices, Calvin Chin, took to the stage to...

  • April 13, 2013
  • at 1:00 pm
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spam-mail

Junk Mail No More With Maskr

At present my personal mail sits close to 5,000 unread emails, the majority of which are junk mail that I have given up trying to clear. Pri...

  • April 10, 2013
  • at 10:23 pm
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Mmixr Makes It Easy to Create, Manage, and Share Rich Media Presentations

Whether you’re a student, an individual, or a business owner, at some point you’ll probably need to create presentations that aim to imp...

  • April 4, 2013
  • at 5:19 pm
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Google Street View car in Fukushima nuclear exclusion zone

Google Street View Ventures into Post-Quake, Off-Limits Fukushima Prefecture

A little more than two years after the colossal Japan earthquake and tsunami disaster of March 2011, Google (NASDAQ:GOOG) has let its Street...

  • March 28, 2013
  • at 4:15 am
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Chinese social sites go dark for Earth Hour 2013

6 Chinese Social Sites Will Turn Off the Lights Tomorrow for ‘Earth Hour’

Tomorrow, as 8:30pm rolls around the globe, lots of landmark buildings will turn off their lights to observe Earth Hour and remind the world...

  • March 22, 2013
  • at 8:35 pm
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Bambook Smart Watch running Firefox OS

Forget the iWatch, China’s Shanda is Launching its Own Smart Watch Running Firefox OS

China’s Shanda has made e-readers for years, and launched an Android-based smartphone last year. Its next hardware venture will be much sm...

  • March 20, 2013
  • at 4:20 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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BrightPod app

Get Your Social Marketing Project Management on Track with BrightPod

A Mumbai-based startup is taking on the world’s top project management web apps – things like Basecamp and Trello – with its m...

  • April 11, 2013
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RichMediaAds Is Looking to Streamline Banner Ads

Most folks these days making banners find them to be either very expensive or tedious. Only big digital creative agencies can afford to make...

  • April 4, 2013
  • at 5:56 pm
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MyStartupAcademy

Startup 101: How to do a Tech Startup, and Who’s Out There to Help You

Most of the TechinAsia team is already in Singapore for Startup Asia Singapore 2013 for some in-depth discussion of the world of tech and st...

  • April 3, 2013
  • at 2:00 pm
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Chinese museum artifacts on Google Art Project

Ancient China is Now Online with Google Art Project

Google Art Project took off in 2011 with the aim to make the world’s great cultural artifacts viewable online. But mainland China has ...

  • March 25, 2013
  • at 3:54 pm
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YouTube Space video

Watch Tokyo’s YouTube Space Get Taken Over by a Huge Rube Goldberg Machine (VIDEO)

Remember the ‘YouTube Space’ studio that opened up in Tokyo last month, the first of its kind in Asia? Well, it’s already ...

  • March 21, 2013
  • at 2:00 pm
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American Copycat: MessageMe is Just a Clone of Popular Asian Chat Apps

American mobile chat app MessageMe has been generating a lot of buzz since its launch just a couple of weeks ago, and with good reason. Tech...

  • March 20, 2013
  • at 9:30 am
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