Posts Categorized: Startups


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PegiPegi Launches, Aims to Help Boost Local Travel Industry

PegiPegi, a brand-new Indonesian online travel store, launched a few days ago at an event in Jakarta. Three companies – PT. Alternativ...

  • May 9, 2012
  • at 10:45 am
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Rumor: Tuanbao on Verge of Bankruptcy, CEO Already Planning New Startup

We have had fun watching the rollercoaster ride of Chinese group buy clone Tuanbao — also known as Groupon.cn — but it appears t...

  • May 8, 2012
  • at 11:20 am
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Qeon Interactive Plans to be Indonesia’s First Social Gaming Platform

Qeon was recently launched at the Scusa Intercontinental Mid Plaza Hotel, Jakarta, where it also featured its first game, Shadow Company. Fo...

  • May 7, 2012
  • at 10:40 pm
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Wildby is a Voice-Controlled Encyclopedia for Children

Kids tend to ask many different types of questions, sometimes too many for parents to be able to answer. One solution that can offer some he...

  • May 7, 2012
  • at 9:45 am
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JFDI Asia Graduates its First Batch of Startups

It was just 100 days ago when JDFI unveiled its first batch of startups at JFDI-Innov8 2012 Bootcamp. Today the inaugural batch of eleven st...

  • May 4, 2012
  • at 10:00 pm
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Xiaomi Says Monthly Income Now Exceeds $158 million

It’s hard to believe that less than a year ago, Xiaomi hadn’t even released its phone onto the market. Now, versions of its hand...

  • May 4, 2012
  • at 11:30 am
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Chope Launches New iPhone App, Ready to Take Your Reservations

Singaporean online reservation site Chope has recently launched its new iPhone app – and it’s looking absolutely beautiful and s...

  • May 3, 2012
  • at 5:15 pm
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iamtrend: Taking Social Interest Groups Beyond Language Barriers

I’m a fan of alternative music. But to share that passion, I’m effectively limited in most social media to communicating with th...

  • May 2, 2012
  • at 10:00 pm
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Adways and YetiZen Partner to Help Game Developers in Asian Markets

Tokyo-based advertising network and game publisher Adways (TYO:2489) has announced the establishment of a US subsidiary, and a capital partn...

  • May 2, 2012
  • at 11:08 am
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Looking For a Work Space in Beijing? Check Out Garage Cafe

Both Willis and I are currently in Beijing now, and we’re always on the hunt for comfortable places to work from. I occasionally work from...

  • May 8, 2012
  • at 1:35 pm
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Social Food Journal Burpple Launches iPhone App, Just in Time to Photograph Your Lunch

Mixing photo-sharing with foodie fanaticism, the Singapore-based social food journal Burpple.com has launched its iPhone app after a few wee...

  • May 8, 2012
  • at 9:30 am
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A Song For Entrepreneurs in Singapore! [VIDEO]

I like this video, and I’m blogging about it. It’s a video that paints the reality of being an entrepreneur in Singapore but in ...

  • May 7, 2012
  • at 11:15 am
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10 Asian Startups That Caught Our Eye This Week

In the last seven days, we have covered a couple of startups on Tech in Asia, specifically from Indonesia, China, Thailand, Hong Kong, and S...

  • May 6, 2012
  • at 11:08 am
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Zaarly Brings Its Marketplace to China, With New Name and Apps

Zaarly, the American startup that helps people outsource simple errands and tasks, has launched in China with the Chinese name Jieqoo, and s...

  • May 4, 2012
  • at 1:00 pm
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How Smart Are You? Fun Brain Lab App Measures Your IQ

The weekend is just around the corner. And if you need a fun app to entertain yourself, try Brain Lab 2, a quiz-like IQ game developed by Ho...

  • May 3, 2012
  • at 10:00 pm
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Tiket Officially Launches, Adds Flight Booking to its Services

Tiket has officially launched its site today at an event at Pad 28, Jakarta (pictured above). Soft-launched six months ago with movie ticket...

  • May 3, 2012
  • at 3:15 pm
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Nonprofit Microfinance Platform Wokai to Close

Microfinance platform Wokai announced today via an email to contributors and a public letter on its official site that the non-profit compan...

  • May 2, 2012
  • at 2:00 pm
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Happybox Aims To Disrupt Gifting industry, Pivots From Gastro Couture

Some of you guys might recall Gastro Couture, a startup which aimed to help restaurant owners fill up empty tables by providing discounts fo...

  • May 2, 2012
  • at 9:08 am
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