Posts Categorized: Startups



Taiwan Startup Brings Indie-Designed iPhone Cases and T-shirts To Your Doorstep

Taiwan-based Fandora is a startup that works with over 2,000 designers to bring some of the coolest designs to printed products like iPhone ...

  • July 24, 2013
  • at 11:08 am
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Woof Woof Studio Brings Fairy Tale Storytelling to iPad

Woof Woof Studio, a Thai startup based in Bangkok with the goal to create infrastructure for digital parenting, has recently launched its fi...

  • July 24, 2013
  • at 10:00 am
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iMoney Expands Again, Launches Finance Comparison Site in Thailand, Indonesia, Hong Kong

This Malaysia-based startup is ramping up really fast!

  • July 23, 2013
  • at 5:47 pm
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This Indo-Australian E-Commerce Startup Takes Indian Fashion to the World

Fashion e-commerce is as endlessly diverse as clothing itself. It means that sites can explore lots of fashionable niches in search of a spe...

  • July 23, 2013
  • at 1:30 pm
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NusaTrip Claims to be the First Indonesian Travel Site to Offer Instant Online Booking Worldwide

The Indonesian travel industry is like a growing tree. With so many new players entering, we can only watch whether they will die off or gro...

  • July 22, 2013
  • at 5:15 pm
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Restaurant Review Site Zomato Gets More Social and Adds 5 New Cities

Restaurant review site Zomato is starting off the week by adding five new cities in three countries to its listings. This sees Zomato enteri...

  • July 22, 2013
  • at 10:10 am
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This Bus App From China is So Good It Makes Me Actually Want To Ride The Bus

I prefer the subway to the bus – there’s more chance of getting a seat, the AC is never broken, and I’m less likely to get elbowed...

  • July 19, 2013
  • at 5:00 pm
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NoonSwoon Helps Singles in Thailand Meet Their Match Through Facebook Friends

“All the single ladies (and gents), now put your hands up!” Alright, not to go too crazy with Beyonce’s song but if you’re single an...

  • July 19, 2013
  • at 1:00 pm
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Thailand’s Ardent Capital Launches aCommerce, Aims To Break E-Commerce Bottleneck

Ardent Capital is once again making movement in the region. Back in May, Ardent promised to bring the launch of Ardent Labs’ first two com...

  • July 19, 2013
  • at 9:00 am
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Singapore’s ShopForSocial Lets You Shop Online For a Good Cause

Socially-conscious online shopping is not new, but it certainly is fresh around Asia. This week in Singapore, ShopForSocial was officially l...

  • July 24, 2013
  • at 10:30 am
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Ruckus Wireless Acquires Singapore’s Location-based Startup YFind

Headquartered in Sunnyvale, California, Ruckus Wireless, Inc. (NYSE: RKUS), has just announced that it has fully acquired Singapore’s loca...

  • July 24, 2013
  • at 12:17 am
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How Rocket Internet is Encouraging Coupon Clipping in India

Coupon clipping is not dying off in the digital age. Indeed, as seen in India, coupons remain a huge attraction to e-commerce store users. T...

  • July 23, 2013
  • at 5:30 pm
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Wantgo Launches As a Social Hub For Locals and Tourists to Find Events in Singapore

Singapore is a place where there’s always plenty to do. That has inspired a startup to launch a social events finder site called Wantg...

  • July 22, 2013
  • at 9:45 pm
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New API From Veritrans Ensures Payments Made Safely Within Merchants’ Site

Veritrans notified us that it rolled out a new feature called VT-Direct, which now lets merchants process credit card payments inside their ...

  • July 22, 2013
  • at 4:45 pm
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40 Startups in Asia That Caught Our Eye

It’s Sunday, so it must be time for a weekly round-up of our featured startups this week from across the region.

  • July 21, 2013
  • at 3:00 pm
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India’s VentureNursery Takes in 5 New Startups For Its Next Accelerator

We’ve seen two promising Indian startups get seed funding recently and both were graduates of VentureNursery. So the angel-backed startup ...

  • July 19, 2013
  • at 2:00 pm
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FindYogi Secures Funding To Help Consumers Find Gadgets Online

FindYogi just cost $92,000 to tackle India's burgeoning e-commerce market. The e-commerce search market is getting competitive.

  • July 19, 2013
  • at 11:30 am
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3 Gaming Studios Come Together to Launch a Very Quirky New iOS Game

Three game development studios from three different countries – US-based Gamenauts, Malaysia’s Nerdook Productions, and Indonesia’...

  • July 18, 2013
  • at 2:00 pm
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