Posts Categorized: Startups


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Oneflare Founder on Building a Marketplace, Raising Money, and Being a First-Time CEO

I caught up with Marcus Lim, founder and CEO of Oneflare, after the startup’s recent capital raise of A$500,000 ($461,000). Oneflare is a ...

  • June 24, 2013
  • at 5:00 pm
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Why Sell to Ibibo? And Why Now? Redbus CEO Phanindra Sama Explains

Redbus' acquisition is a landmark for overseas interest in the booming Indian tech and web space. To find out more, we got back in touch wit...

  • June 24, 2013
  • at 1:35 pm
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Pakistan startups

Accelerating Entrepreneurship in Pakistan

Pakistan is undoubtedly the next frontier for entrepreneurship, which is still seeing massive investor interest and rampant growth despite t...

  • June 24, 2013
  • at 11:45 am
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Blackbox Connect summer 2013

2 Pakistani Startups Going to Silicon Valley

Pakistani startups Groopic and Tunacode have been accepted to be part of this summer’s Blackbox Connect program. The two-week Blackbox...

  • June 24, 2013
  • at 9:00 am
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It’s Official: 3D Printer ‘The Buccaneer’ Raises Over $1 Million on Kickstarter

Singapore's very own 3D printer startup, Pirate3D, raises over $1 million on Kickstarter.

  • June 22, 2013
  • at 4:38 pm
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If You Can’t Beat ‘Em, Pivot: WeChat and WhatsApp Force Talkbox to Monetize Outside Consumer Market

Now two years old, Talkbox was once ahead of the game, but even 13 million downloads isn't enough traction to prevent being drowned out.

  • June 21, 2013
  • at 6:00 pm
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Cllike Wants to Make Your Facebook Likes Mean Something

Cllike Wants to Make Your Facebook Likes Mean Something

We’ve all seen the images that get passed around on Facebook — “Like this if you hate cancer.” It’s one of tho...

  • June 21, 2013
  • at 2:30 pm
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GiftCard Plans to Centralize Indonesia’s Gift Vouchers into One System

GiftCard.co.id offers physical gift cards which can be used in multiple stores. The startup recently launched its newest product TaDa! What ...

  • June 20, 2013
  • at 9:07 pm
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Lifebit: An Online Social Diary That Will Challenge and Reward You

Lifebit: An Online Social Diary That Will Challenge and Reward You

Since when did a personal diary give you game quests and rewards? Lifebit does.

  • June 20, 2013
  • at 3:30 pm
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Hey Jakarta, Startup Asia is Back this November 21 and 22!

Hey Jakarta, Startup Asia is Back this November 21 and 22!

Hey friends of Tech in Asia, we're bring the sexy Startup Asia back to Jakarta this November 21 and 22. So save the date with us and get you...

  • June 24, 2013
  • at 4:30 pm
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Anipipo

Hayao Miyazaki’s Apprentice is Crowdfunding A New Anime On Anipipo

Crowdfund your favorite anime artist's by heading straight over to Anipipo.

  • June 24, 2013
  • at 1:00 pm
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Spuul Brings Over 1,000 Free Bollywood Movies and Indian TV Dramas to Users

Founded by S Mohan and Sudesh Iyer in 2010 and launched publicly in April 2012, Spuul is a startup that legally provides users with the late...

  • June 24, 2013
  • at 10:30 am
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25 Startups in Asia That Caught Our Eye

Check out our startup list this week where we have our spotlight on a huge number of startups across the region!

  • June 23, 2013
  • at 4:45 pm
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Singapore’s TaskRabbit-Like FlagAHero Pivots and Eyes Expansion

Singapore’s online marketplace for local industry verticals FlagAHero recently launched its beta site. After operating for nearly a year i...

  • June 22, 2013
  • at 10:00 am
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Bootstrapp India startup

Bootstrapp Launches as a Place for Indian Gadget Lovers to Sell and Upgrade

After deciding to pivot away from being a site for gamers to sell off old games, Delhi-based Bootstrapp has, as promised, launched today wit...

  • June 21, 2013
  • at 5:30 pm
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China-Made Camera360 App Gets Songful, Adds Audio to Your Photos

Camera360 app has been updated by its Chinese startup team this week to allow audio clips to be attached to a photo. The feature (on both An...

  • June 21, 2013
  • at 2:00 pm
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Chinese Shopping Search Engine TaoTaoSou Finds Huge New Funding Round

China's those e-shoppers need some guidance - and perhaps some useful price comparisons - without jumping from website to website.

  • June 20, 2013
  • at 8:30 pm
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Hike App Gets More Expressive, Updated With Stickers and Voice Messaging

India’s top contender in the global messaging app battle is Hike, which launched back in September last year. Today Hike has been updated ...

  • June 20, 2013
  • at 2:00 pm
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