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InstaB, an Instagram for baby photos app

This ‘Instagram for babies’ app helps parents make the ultimate child photo album

Lots of new parents want to share images of their bundle of joy, but Facebook can feel unsafe, and photo albums are so 20th-century. That...

  • January 20, 2014
  • at 12:57 pm
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This entrepreneur built a startup to solve his mom’s problem

Founded by Yuta Tsuruoka and Kazuma Ieiri, BASE a Tokyo-based startup aims to help anyone to create an e-commerce website within 30 seconds.

  • January 20, 2014
  • at 12:02 pm
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China tech news this week

9 must-read tech stories in China this week

China, once again, has got the biggest numbers of the week. Let's take a look at the successes of all the toughest companies in the Central ...

  • January 19, 2014
  • at 11:39 am
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Wallet wars: A visual peek inside China’s PayPal

In the US, when people think of online payment services, there’s really not much to think about at all. Most of us simply bind our credit ...

  • January 18, 2014
  • at 10:00 am
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These two founders ditched the US for Jakarta to create their dream customer support software

There aren’t a lot of Indonesian startups whose founders had working experience at a Silicon Valley company, so when we stumble across one...

  • January 17, 2014
  • at 8:30 pm
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India’s ZengaTV will start making mobile apps for celebrities, and its first client is a porn star

Zenga, the video-on-demand service for mobile and TV, has begun developing celebrity-themed apps that help connect stars to their fans. The ...

  • January 17, 2014
  • at 7:45 pm
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Australia startup news roundup

Australian tech news round-up (January 2014)

It’s shaping up to be a great year for the Australian startup ecosystem. Hopefully you are recharged and ready for 2014!

  • January 17, 2014
  • at 6:58 pm
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COS is China’s own mobile and smart TV OS that’s designed to oust Android

China’s own mobile OS has been revealed, and it looks a lot like Android

There are about 270 million active Android users in China right now, and Google’s mobile OS has helped spur a huge boom in mobile comm...

  • January 17, 2014
  • at 5:16 pm
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Sina Weibo, you’re getting ugly and annoying and I’m starting to hate you

Sina Weibo, it’s not me, it’s you. My friends agree. You’re getting kinda erratic these days. You’re trying to do to...

  • January 17, 2014
  • at 3:10 pm
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Baidu Wireless Music Box

Baidu continues to invade Chinese living rooms with the release of this new music box

Baidu (NASDA: BIDU), the Chinese internet giant best known for its search engine, has recently unveiled its latest hardware product – ...

  • January 20, 2014
  • at 12:42 pm
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18 startups in Asia that caught our eye

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

  • January 19, 2014
  • at 6:25 pm
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NOTW - Asia tech news this week

Staff picks: 4 top news stories this week on Tech in Asia

We’ve got some fun news this week, especially related to interactions between Asia and the Silicon Valley. Let’s take a look.

  • January 19, 2014
  • at 11:03 am
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Singapore-based startup ThoughtBuzz intensifies presence in the Philippines

In 2012, Singapore-based startup ThoughtBuzz expanded to the Philippines. And following its September acquisition by India-based digital...

  • January 18, 2014
  • at 9:00 am
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Wii U sales 2013

NintenD’OH! Struggling company admits only 2.8 million Wii U consoles sold in 2013

Nintendo (TYO:7974) has finally faced up to the facts and admitted that its flagship Wii U console is a huge and embarrassing flop. Satoru I...

  • January 17, 2014
  • at 7:59 pm
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An ultimate wishlist to elevate Singapore’s startups, created after months of debate

Six months is a long time in the rapidly evolving world of tech startups, but policy-making is a different art. That was exactly how long it...

  • January 17, 2014
  • at 7:35 pm
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Forget Box, SkyDrive, and Dropbox, Tencent’s 10TB of free cloud storage is hands down the best

How much shareable cloud storage can you get for free nowadays? Dropbox, probably the most popular option, offers a measly 2GB in it’...

  • January 17, 2014
  • at 5:37 pm
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10 highlights of Indonesia’s tech industry in 2013

Let’s look back at what the Indonesian tech industry went through last year. It’s not just a history lesson, as it also points the way f...

  • January 17, 2014
  • at 4:30 pm
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China Mobile launch day, with Apple CEO Tim Cook

Tim Cook appears in Beijing store for today’s iPhone launch on China Mobile

Today is the day that Apple-hungry China Mobile (NYSE:CHL; HKG:0941) subscribers have been waiting for – the official launch of the iP...

  • January 17, 2014
  • at 12:26 pm
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