Posts Categorized: Startups

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Pilih Dokter wants to solve two medical problems in Indonesia

There are about 150,000 doctors in Indonesia, but only a few hundred get really famous and have available references from patients. What abo...

  • February 5, 2014
  • at 9:00 am
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Filipinos can now compare credit cards, internet subscriptions, and more through MoneyMax

Financial comparison engine CompareAsia Group, a venture of technology investment firm Nova Founders, has launched a number of comparison ...

  • February 4, 2014
  • at 3:44 pm
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A Cambodian startup just released a superb puzzle game that'll get you thinking outside the box

Cambodian startup releases a superb puzzle game that’ll get you thinking outside the box

Most fans of puzzle games are still obsessing over Dots, the addictive game of connecting and obliterating color-coded circles. But now anot...

  • February 4, 2014
  • at 12:41 pm
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Having struggled through a tough year, Gumi bounces back stronger

"We are going to be the number one mobile game company. We are going to create the best self-developed games." says Gumi CEO Hironao Kunimit...

  • February 4, 2014
  • at 9:08 am
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Vehicle marketplace PhilMotors brings around 350 Philippine car dealers online

It looks like the automobile industry is now a growing market in the Philippines. Just last month, Rocket Internet ventured into the vehicl...

  • February 3, 2014
  • at 6:30 pm
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PayrollHero continues platform improvement to attract more clients in Southeast Asia

Payroll solutions startup PayrollHero aims to continuously improve since we saw its team at Startup Asia Jakarta in 2012. It recently l...

  • February 3, 2014
  • at 4:30 pm
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A genius idea was born after 2 entrepreneurs grew frustrated with corporate processes

Japan’s Kaizen is the startup behind A/B testing software planBCD and it isn’t like any other A/B testing software in the market today.

  • February 3, 2014
  • at 1:37 pm
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Salarium helps Philippine businesses to automate their payroll

Managing payroll may be one of the most daunting tasks a business has to face. This is most especially true for businesses with hundreds or ...

  • January 31, 2014
  • at 3:30 pm
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This startup lets users mix and match their favorite outfits, and is making money without selling a thing

“I’m in a business that I love. I love fashion and technology. I can’t ask for more,” said Kanayama, co-founder of iQon.

  • January 30, 2014
  • at 3:15 pm
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Australia’s music streaming service Guvera launches in Indonesia

However, in contrast to Guvera’s freemium business model in Australia, Indonesia is a full-on subscription service. Skybee CEO Pontus Sonn...

  • February 4, 2014
  • at 8:30 pm
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Fliplingo is translating the world, one tweet at a time

There are 61 languages being used on Twitter these days. Surprisingly, three out of the top ten countries by tweets are in Asia – Thai...

  • February 4, 2014
  • at 1:00 pm
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South Korea just issued its first startup visa

South Korea at the end of 2013 issued its first ever startup visa to Jason Lee, founder of J.J. Lee Company, according to Korea.net. The co...

  • February 4, 2014
  • at 10:47 am
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Indonesia’s Shopious pivots from traditional e-store to Instagram-based fashion store aggregator

The transformation began in October. Previously, Shopious was a platform that let merchants create fashion stores on the Shopious website, s...

  • February 3, 2014
  • at 7:00 pm
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Pakistan’s premiere tech startup incubator opens coworking space for freelancers

Plan9, the team that runs Pakistan’s premier tech startup incubator, has launched its first coworking space in Lahore dubbed TechHub....

  • February 3, 2014
  • at 6:00 pm
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After hitting over 70 million pageviews in 2013, Female Daily zeroes in on beauty

Things are going very well for Female Daily Network. In 2013, it recorded a staggering 73 million pageviews from 21.4 million visitors. It n...

  • February 3, 2014
  • at 4:00 pm
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21 startups in Asia that caught our eye

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

  • February 2, 2014
  • at 6:00 pm
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Now a startup in Nepal has made an app like Snapchat that erases your digital footprint

There’s been a lot of buzz lately about erasable social media. Snapchat is taking the lead, and it has spawned imitators around the world....

  • January 31, 2014
  • at 11:58 am
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Indonesia’s food discovery site Abraresto raises $1.5 million investment

Indonesia’s food discovery site Abraresto announced today it has closed an investment of $1.5 million f...

  • January 29, 2014
  • at 7:41 pm
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