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asia startups weekly feature

19 Asian Startups That Caught Our Eye This Week

Startup Asia Jakarta 2012 has finally come to an end — A big thank you to all speakers, participants, partners, and sponsors for the s...

  • June 10, 2012
  • at 10:56 pm
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SquareCrumbs Helps Teachers Conduct Outdoor Learning Trails with Students

Prior to developing The Remember App, the three-man team we wrote about last week has also developed another application called SquareCrumbs...

  • June 9, 2012
  • at 1:00 pm
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tripid

Tripid Wants to Solve Traffic Problems in Southeast Asia

Tripid’s CEO, Michael Ngo Dee, took the stage at Startup Arena to address what he calls an “endemic problem” in Southeast ...

  • June 8, 2012
  • at 7:44 pm
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PinjamBuku: A New Chapter in Social Book-Sharing

“We build friendships through books,” says PinjamBuku’s co-founder in the startup’s pitch. And so the emphasis is on...

  • June 8, 2012
  • at 7:10 pm
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onigi

Onigi Offers SMEs a Turnkey Online Sales Solution in Facebook

The team from Onigi took the stage at Startup Asia this afternoon to talk about its product, a simple solution that allows small and medium-...

  • June 8, 2012
  • at 6:42 pm
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Daniel Saito, co-founder of SkySQL and Homerent

Coffee Chat: Daniel Saito on Entrepreneurship, Passion, and Hacking

Taking a break from serving as a firm-but-fair judge of our Startup Arena contenders here in Jakarta, Daniel Saito (pictured above) now sits...

  • June 8, 2012
  • at 5:39 pm
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stevengoh

Steven Goh on How Mig33 Scaled in Indonesia

To start the morning session of Startup Asia Jakarta 2012, Willis Wee spoke to Steven Goh, the CEO and founder of Mig33. Below are some of t...

  • June 8, 2012
  • at 10:55 am
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promoote

Promoote Wants to Show You Local Services in Indonesia

Indonesia-based Promoote pitched in Startup Arena Jakarta this afternoon, pushing their solution for helping people find services that they ...

  • June 7, 2012
  • at 6:36 pm
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BibbyCam Brings Photo Filter Fun to BlackBerry Users

Regular readers – as well as BlackBerry users – might be familiar with BibbyCam, the Indonesian-made photo filter app whose husb...

  • June 7, 2012
  • at 6:25 pm
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Moso founder Shinji Murakoshi accepts his $10,000 prize

A Final Roundup of Startup Asia Jakarta

Our Startup Asia Jakarta 2012 event this past Thursday and Friday was a great success for us at Tech In Asia. Speaking for our editorial tea...

  • June 10, 2012
  • at 8:15 pm
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wakuwakuw

WakuWakuw Helps Local Communities and Groups Get Organized, Raise Funds

As we heard yesterday from some of Indonesia’s startup luminaries, communities are important. WakuWakuw wants to be a platform and use...

  • June 8, 2012
  • at 7:59 pm
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PerkStash Will Help Singaporean Vendors Keep Their Customers

Gary Gan and the team from PerkStash, a Singapore-based startup, took the stage at Startup Arena this afternoon to pitch their product. In s...

  • June 8, 2012
  • at 7:26 pm
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loan garage

Singapore’s Loan Garage is a Marketplace for Credit and Loans

At our Startup Arena Jakarta competition on Friday, Singapore-based Loan Garage pitched its mobile platform for helping consumers find credi...

  • June 8, 2012
  • at 6:52 pm
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Remco Lupker, Tesong Kim, William Tanuwijaya, Daniel Tumiwa

Discussion: E-Commerce in Indonesia – The Challenges Ahead

For the last panel of our two-day Startup Asia Jakarta conference, we’ve aggregated an expert panel discussing on the e-commerce lands...

  • June 8, 2012
  • at 6:16 pm
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Left to right: Willson Cuaca, Kevin Mintargaa, moderator Vanessa Tan, Antonny Liem, Andi S. Boediman

Discussion: Inside the Mind of Local Investors

Full disclosure: East Ventures is an investor in Tech in Asia. At a packed afternoon panel at Startup Asia Jakarta, Tech in Asia’s own...

  • June 8, 2012
  • at 2:55 pm
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moso

Japanese Startup Moso Takes the Headache Out of Video Editing

At our Startup Arena Jakarta event, Japanese startup Moso pitched its video editing software for Mac OS X. We wrote about Moso once before, ...

  • June 7, 2012
  • at 6:50 pm
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SupportBee Turns Complaints Into Customer Conversations

Providing customer support can involve using some ugly and awkward apps and interfaces, and so India-based SupportBee proposes to make it a ...

  • June 7, 2012
  • at 6:35 pm
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payrollhero

Philippines Startup Wants to be Your Company’s Payroll Hero

Philippines-based Payroll Hero pitched at our Startup Arena Jakarta competition this afternoon, aiming to ‘optimize work productivity ...

  • June 7, 2012
  • at 6:16 pm
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