Posts Categorized: Startups


99co darius property rental startup singapore

With $560,000 in hand, 99.co is the Airbnb for long-term property rental

99.co is a property search website that promises a transparent and easy-to-use search experience and interface - what you see is what you ge...

  • May 6, 2014
  • at 6:00 pm
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Chinese food app

China’s top food listings site boosts takeaway service with $80 million investment in startup

There are a number of online food ordering services in China, but only one stands out for focusing on delivering food to students living on ...

  • May 6, 2014
  • at 5:17 pm
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8pip launches Bitcoin prepaid card to make Bitcoin more accessible to the public

Singapore-based startup 8pip wants to make Bitcoin more easily accessible by introducing what it claims are the world’s first Bitcoin prep...

  • May 6, 2014
  • at 12:41 pm
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Waygo’s point-and-shoot translation app hits Android; next stop Google Glass?

Rogowski eventually wants to put Waygo on Google Glass - just look at text in a different language and the translation will pop up in front ...

  • May 6, 2014
  • at 12:10 pm
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Logistics-as-a-service startup raises money to deliver across Asia

Logistics is a living nightmare for many companies going into ecommerce. Anchanto makes it easier.

  • May 5, 2014
  • at 11:55 pm
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China loves QR codes, and this startup can make them more beautiful

VisualLead is now in its third generation, which means a QR code can even include video or GIF-style animation.

  • May 5, 2014
  • at 6:40 pm
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The Plan9 effect: how one startup incubator is shaping Pakistan

For better or worse, Plan9 has reshaped the startup ecosystem in Pakistan and might even help overhaul Pakistan’s economy into a more inno...

  • May 5, 2014
  • at 1:01 pm
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asian startups weekly list

30 startups in Asia that caught our eye

Here’s our newest round-up of the featured startups on our site this week.

  • May 4, 2014
  • at 6:30 pm
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Wing Up takes inspiration from Nintendo and Flappy Bird to make another addictive game from Vietnam

Wing Up is another addictive mobile game out of Hanoi, Vietnam. It's taken some inspiration from Flappy Bird but has carved out its own way ...

  • May 2, 2014
  • at 7:00 pm
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Food-and money-saving app Food Loop wins G-Startup at GMIC 2014

"We significantly contribute to the avoidance of food waste on a retail level," said founder Christoph Müller-Dechent.

  • May 6, 2014
  • at 5:58 pm
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SendAnywhere

This startup lets you share files safely and anonymously, and it’s easier than Dropbox

Five years after Dropbox took the internet by storm, sharing files with peers has become easier than ever, and startups have competed with g...

  • May 6, 2014
  • at 4:38 pm
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AbraResto hits 1.2 million monthly page-views, adds food listings for Bandung

AbraResto, Indonesia’s online food directory, announces today that it has expanded its service to Bandung.

  • May 6, 2014
  • at 12:37 pm
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Thai women crave Japanese cosmetics, and BuzzCommerce wants to satisfy them

Thai women love Japanese and international cosmetics. BuzzCommerce will make it easy for clients to sell beauty and health products to them.

  • May 6, 2014
  • at 12:01 am
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Need a house to live in? Here are 6 property marketplaces in Indonesia to jumpstart your search

In recent years, the real estate market in Indonesia has boomed rapidly, especially in big cities like Jakarta. A survey by The Urban Land I...

  • May 5, 2014
  • at 7:30 pm
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Celebrities as tour guides? Locaruu makes it possible

Locaruu wants to give travelers a more immersive and personal experience by providing local guides.

  • May 5, 2014
  • at 1:30 pm
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Yello Mobile acquires Indonesian price comparison site PriceArea

Today, Indonesian price comparison PriceArea 1 site confirmed that it has been acquired by Seoul-based Yello Mobile for an undisclosed sum. ...

  • May 5, 2014
  • at 6:45 am
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Bukalapak CEO: Start early, fail more

Achmad Zaky grew up wanting to having a good job with a large salary. He lived as a child in the small city of Solo in Indonesia, where his ...

  • May 2, 2014
  • at 7:30 pm
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For this startup, dominance of Japan’s $3.7 trillion personal finance market is not enough

Are people obsessed with money? No. People are obsessed with disposable income. Disposable income is the cash in your pocket after all legal...

  • May 2, 2014
  • at 5:48 pm
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