Posts Categorized: Startups

Suck It and See: Nightspade Explores Gaming Partnership with Candy Maker Chupa Chups

Indonesian game developer Nightspade together with candy brand Chupa Chups launched an iOS game called Give a Dam back in November. This kin...

  • December 5, 2012
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Association of E-Commerce Indonesia to Hold First Seminar in December

The Association of E-commerce Indonesia (IdEA) was assembled by heavyweight Indonesian e-commerce players back in May to help spur the growt...

  • December 4, 2012
  • at 6:00 pm
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China’s Priciest Wine E-Commerce Site Launches, Aims at $50M in 1st Year Sales

China’s wealthiest wine connoisseurs now have another option when trying to source the very best wines. Over the weekend, the new e-co...

  • December 4, 2012
  • at 12:00 pm
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The Impact of Vietnam’s Fallen Group Buying Star

Although Nhom Mua, Vietnam’s leading group-buying site, is finally back online, the news of its investigation by authorities – and t...

  • December 3, 2012
  • at 10:00 pm
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Singapore’s Cliquefund Takes a Different Approach to Crowdfunding

We recently wrote about Social Innovations Camp Asia, which was help in Kuala Lumpur last month. The event centered around developing a numb...

  • December 3, 2012
  • at 8:00 pm
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Multiply to Relaunch in 2013 as 100% E-Commerce Site After Total Blog Platform Shutdown

Earlier this year Multiply made the big decision to transform and dedicate the site entirely to e-commerce. In the process, the company anno...

  • December 3, 2012
  • at 5:20 pm
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Papa is a Very Vocal Photo-Sharing App, Wants to be ‘Instagram With Voice’

What comes after Instagram? What’s the next social sharing niche? A number of startups think that the next surge could be in apps that...

  • December 3, 2012
  • at 1:57 pm
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What Do Tech Startups In Indonesia Need Most From Investors?

This question originally appeared on Quora, and the answer that follows was provided by Arip Tirta, the co-founder of UrbanIndo [1]. In orde...

  • December 3, 2012
  • at 11:30 am
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Cinemacraft Announces New Funding, Plans Release of Videogram Apps

It was about a month ago when we first heard that Cinemacraft would be joining the 500 Startups Accelerator program. At the time it had just...

  • December 3, 2012
  • at 10:00 am
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Blackberry JamHack Asia Winner Talks Soccer, Apps, the Future of BB 10 in Indonesia

Blackberry JamHack Asia just finished a few days ago, with Indonesian web and app developers Inspira Solusi Indonesia emerging as the grand ...

  • December 4, 2012
  • at 7:00 pm
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China’s Momo App Chats Up 20 Million Users, Also Sees Traction in the US

China’s biggest flirty chat app, Momo, is still attracting new users at one hell of a rate. Today the startup’s app reached 20 m...

  • December 4, 2012
  • at 5:41 pm
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Angel Investor Xu Xiaoping: Great Companies Need a Soul

About a month ago, we took a look inside the mind of Chinese angel investor Xu Xiaoping. He is a pretty interesting guy, and last night, he ...

  • December 4, 2012
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Indonesian-Made ‘Soccer Ticker’ App Wins Blackberry JamHack Asia

The final round of this year’s Blackberry JamHack Asia wrapped up on Friday. The two-day event in Bangkok brought all the winning develope...

  • December 3, 2012
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Why Has India Failed To Produce Tech Giants Like Apple, Google, Facebook, and Twitter?

This question originally appeared on Quora. The answers that follow were provided by users Joydeep Sen Sarma and Aashish Gupta respectively....

  • December 3, 2012
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Douglas Gan: The Entrepreneur Who Lost it All, and Made It Back Again

I recently met Douglas Gan (pictured above), someone who I would certainly call a gutsy entrepreneur. Some of you might not know Douglas, bu...

  • December 3, 2012
  • at 2:20 pm
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After Acquisition by Groupon Australia, Crowdmass Co-founders Embark on New Venture, Venuemob

We’ve mentioned Venuemob a lot in our Australia startup news, but never got a chance to really delve in deeper. Venuemob is a Melbourne-ba...

  • December 3, 2012
  • at 12:42 pm
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Golden Gate Ventures Partners with JFDI Incubator for Mentoring, Fast-Tracked Seed Funding

The Singapore-based JFDI accelerator program just got even more useful – and potentially lucrative – in a new partnership with G...

  • December 3, 2012
  • at 11:03 am
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14 Startups in Asia That Caught Our Eye

It’s been another week here at Tech in Asia and we have for you a compilation of all the startups in Asia we have covered. For tips and st...

  • December 2, 2012
  • at 1:00 pm
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