Posts Categorized: Startups



With 70 cities on its radar, you can plan your travel itinerary in 5 minutes with JoGuru

We often find it hard to plan a detailed travel itinerary because we’ve never been to that before and are confused about what’s worth se...

  • September 23, 2013
  • at 1:50 pm
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50 startups in Asia that caught our eye

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

  • September 22, 2013
  • at 5:00 pm
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Singaporean VC in Silicon Valley: Interest in Southeast Asia is slowly growing

As an uber-geek who was involved in designing some of the world’s largest supercomputers for Sun Microsystems, Deepak Jeevan Kumar was...

  • September 20, 2013
  • at 4:00 pm
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‘Shout’ app lets you pay for coffee and help those in need

Smartphone penetration in Australia is expected to reach 54 percent by end of this year, and more people are also using their mobile devices...

  • September 20, 2013
  • at 2:30 pm
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Mobile game video recorder Kamcord reports 1 million replays shared, launches on Android

Now available on more than 120 iOS games, mobile game video recorder Kamcord today releases the Android version of its SDK to developers. ...

  • September 19, 2013
  • at 10:30 pm
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Thailand’s startup ecosystem: who are the key players and who are the rising stars (INFOGRAPHIC)

A Bangkok-based tech blog Thumbsup has just released a dashing infographic about Thailand’s startup ecosystem. The infographic delivers on...

  • September 19, 2013
  • at 5:30 pm
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oDesk bridges talent gap in Australia with oDesk Upstarts

Online freelancer marketplace oDesk today launches oDesk Upstarts in Australia, a startup accelerator partnership program that helps startup...

  • September 19, 2013
  • at 4:30 pm
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The 5 winners at Vietnam’s “Mobile’s Got Talent”

In the ongoing saga of hackathons and events in Vietnam, VTC Academy just organized the Mobile's Got Talent event, which had 5 winners, chec...

  • September 19, 2013
  • at 12:54 pm
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Simplilearn gets $10 million series B funding

Online edu-training startup Simplilearn gets $10 million funding

Indian online education and training startup Simplilearn has raised $10 million in series B funding from Helion Venture Partners and Kalaari...

  • September 18, 2013
  • at 9:39 pm
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Thai VC InVent ploughs nearly $1.2 million into 2 startups

Today, Thai VC InVent, a company under Intouch (previously known as Shin Corporation), has annouced its investment in two startups – C...

  • September 23, 2013
  • at 12:36 pm
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Spungry looks to disrupt the traditional group buying industry in Singapore with just $1

While Singapore has seen its share of group buying startups in the past few years, the country will be seeing another one popping up next mo...

  • September 20, 2013
  • at 8:30 pm
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A/B testing is getting cheaper, and startups should take advantage

A/B testing used to be restricted to the big companies who could afford it. Any developer who doesn’t take advantage of this trend will be...

  • September 20, 2013
  • at 3:08 pm
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Brand Pit’s object recognition tech helps brands engage users better

At Tuesday’s Startup Sauna event in Tokyo, graced by the likes of Rovio’s Peter Vesterbacka and GungHo’s Taizon Son, a number of start...

  • September 20, 2013
  • at 9:38 am
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Singapore big data startup Crayon Data raises over $1.4 million in second round funding

Crayon Data, a Singapore-based big data startup, has raised more than S$1.75 million ($1.4 million) in second round funding from angel inves...

  • September 19, 2013
  • at 8:00 pm
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Indie musicians have gone unnoticed, and Philippine startup NDFy wants to help

We have seen a number of music apps pop up in Asia. Now the Philippines contributes, too, as new music web-based platform NDFY (Update: pron...

  • September 19, 2013
  • at 5:00 pm
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8 Indonesian startups graduating from Jakarta Founder Institute

Partnered with Indonesia’s telco Indosat, Jakarta Founder Institute (JFI) held a graduation party for its third batch of startups yesterda...

  • September 19, 2013
  • at 3:30 pm
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Why Priceza and CyberAgent Ventures agreed to an investment

CyberAgent Ventures’ investment in online price comparison site Priceza marks the first investment in Thailand for the Japan-based VC. Alt...

  • September 19, 2013
  • at 12:00 pm
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Kareerko: Jobstreet-like career builder helps users find fitting jobs

Through the internet and career listing sites, people are able to find a job that fits their skills. In the Philippines, the new jobs portal...

  • September 18, 2013
  • at 9:00 pm
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