Posts Categorized: Startups


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Blog Reader App Imotiv is Nuffnang Founders’ Latest Startup

Imotiv (previously called NuffnangX) is the Nuffnang’s founders’ latest startup.

  • May 20, 2013
  • at 10:05 am
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Wooz.in Connects the Offline and Online World, Both Locally and Abroad

In this day and age when a lot of people are connected online through popular social networks like Facebook and Twitter, one might ask if th...

  • May 17, 2013
  • at 9:00 pm
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The Story of App Annie: Building A Company For The Mobile App Economy

App Annie is a mobile app store data provider with its headquarters in Beijing, China but it is operated with an international team and visi...

  • May 17, 2013
  • at 3:20 pm
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Malaysian Mobile Game Dev Nexx Snags $250k from Crystal Horse Investments

Nexx Studio is a Kuala Lumpur-based iOS game developer, with titles like Pig Shot, Glow Puzzle (which just broke 5 million downloads), and T...

  • May 17, 2013
  • at 10:00 am
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Singapore’s Too Small? More E-Commerce Businesses Look Abroad

We recently ran a guest post on the blogshop phenomenon in Singapore, and as Lucas highlighted in the article, payment is the most critical ...

  • May 16, 2013
  • at 10:00 pm
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Location Technology Company W-Locate Raises US$470,000 from TNF Ventures

Singapore-based company, W-Locate, has successfully raised S$589,000 (US$470,000) in its pre-series A funding, led by TNF Ventures under Sin...

  • May 16, 2013
  • at 7:14 pm
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CocCoc Releases Corom And Enters the Browser Wars in Vietnam

In the quest to take down Google in Vietnam, CocCoc is stepping up its game once more with the release of a new browser called Corom this we...

  • May 16, 2013
  • at 4:00 pm
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Jimmy Rim, The Youngest CEO Running a VC Firm in Korea

Born in Korea and graduated from KAIST, a well-known engineering college in Korea, JimmyRim is the CEO of K Cube Ventures, an early stage fu...

  • May 16, 2013
  • at 9:08 am
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With Only Digital Business Growing, SingTel Sets Aside $1.6B For Startup Acquisitions

The newest earnings report from SingTel (SGX:T48) makes for painful reading. The giant Singapore-based telco, which has over 420 million sub...

  • May 15, 2013
  • at 5:05 pm
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16 Startups in Asia That Caught Our Eye

Here we are again with our weekly startup list! Remember, for startup tips and story suggestions, feel free to email us.

  • May 19, 2013
  • at 3:30 pm
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With Indonesian Consumer Confidence Sky High, RumahKu Records Exponential Growth

Indonesian consumers are brimming with confidence as high as the sky right now, the highest in the world according to the latest study by Ni...

  • May 17, 2013
  • at 8:00 pm
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Indiescapes: a Curated Marketplace for Authentic Local Travel Experiences

I recently read an article titled “Date A Boy Who Travels”, which reminds me of the female version “Date A Girl Who Travels”. We hav...

  • May 17, 2013
  • at 1:00 pm
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Aimed at Japan’s Most Stylish Shoppers, Muse & Co Raises $3.4 Million

Aimed at Japan’s Most Stylish Shoppers, Muse & Co Raises $3.4 Million

The fashion-loving Japanese startup Muse & Co has raised 350 million yen, about $3.4 million, in series B funding for its fledgling e-co...

  • May 17, 2013
  • at 9:00 am
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PicMix Crosses 10 Million Users, Will Launch Physical Gift Cards

Indonesian-made photo app PicMix revealed today that it passed the 10 million user mark last month, around three months after the app reache...

  • May 16, 2013
  • at 9:15 pm
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Chat App Battleground in Indonesia Getting Hotter as Line’s New TV Stars Look to Overpower KakaoTalk’s

It’s a fierce battlefield for chat apps in Indonesia. Today, Japan-based Line is going to roll out new ads featuring Indonesian celebritie...

  • May 16, 2013
  • at 5:08 pm
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How InMobi Grew From a Startup to a Giant Mobile Ad Network

Founder and CEO of mobile ad network giant, InMobi, Naveen Tewari, has come a long way. Naveen is an engineer by training, studied at Harvar...

  • May 16, 2013
  • at 1:05 pm
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HaiVL: Vietnam’s Funniest Website Gets 2 Million Hits Per Day After Just 1 Year

Content in Vietnam is a wasteland. Most of the nation’s users are flocking to forums where most of the content is being generated. For the...

  • May 15, 2013
  • at 8:00 pm
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Attach and Sniff: Japan’s ChatPerf Lets Your iPhone Emit Smells (VIDEO)

Using a smartphone is a very sensual and immersive experience, but so far our sense of smell has been left out of the fun. Not any more. A J...

  • May 15, 2013
  • at 2:00 pm
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