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Coffee Chat: From Ex-bankers to Entrepreneurs

This post is a part of our coverage of Startups in Asia (Singapore), Penn Olson’s first tech conference. Our full coverage of the event c...

  • February 3, 2012
  • at 2:06 pm
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Coffee Chat: From Singapore, Silicon Valley, and then to China [LIVE BLOG]

This post is a part of our coverage of Startups in Asia (Singapore), Penn Olson’s first tech conference. Our full coverage of the event c...

  • February 3, 2012
  • at 11:39 am
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Coffee Chat: Raising Capital, Generating Revenue, and the God Damn Exits

This post is a part of our coverage of Startups in Asia (Singapore), Penn Olson’s first tech conference. Our full coverage of the event c...

  • February 3, 2012
  • at 10:20 am
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Startups in Asia Singapore Wraps Day 1, Startup Arena Winner to Be Crowned on Day 2

It was a pretty long day for our team here at Penn Olson, with lots of live-blogging, photography, and networking from morning to night.

  • February 3, 2012
  • at 9:25 am
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Startup Talks Series by JFDI Mentors – 3, 4 and 6 Feb

Starting from tomorrow until Monday, there will be series of Startup Talks by JFDI mentors at The JFDI-Innov8 2012 Bootcamp. Benjamin Joffe ...

  • February 2, 2012
  • at 11:57 pm
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Vibease Lets You Please Your Lover With an App, Because Orgasms are Awesome

“We’re about helping women to achieve orgasm.” That’s not the usual startup pitch, but then Vibease, with its app-controlled vibrato...

  • February 2, 2012
  • at 5:29 pm
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Teamie is a Social Collaboration Platform Targeting the Educational Market

Singapore-based startup Teamie (represented by Shivanu Shukla and Ashwin Singh) presented its vision to leverage the internet to solve probl...

  • February 2, 2012
  • at 5:04 pm
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Flocations, a Travel Site for Adventurers

This post is a part of our coverage of Startups in Asia (Singapore), Penn Olson’s first tech conference. Our full coverage of the event c...

  • February 2, 2012
  • at 4:42 pm
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Mocku.ps, a Slick Tool for Designers

This post is a part of our coverage of Startups in Asia (Singapore), Penn Olson’s first tech conference. Our full coverage of the event c...

  • February 2, 2012
  • at 4:18 pm
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Coffee Chat: Raising Funds From Strategic Partners

This post is a part of our coverage of Startups in Asia (Singapore), Penn Olson’s first tech conference. Our full coverage of the event c...

  • February 3, 2012
  • at 12:40 pm
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Qunar vs. Ctrip: Accusation, Threats, and Media Bullying

Yesterday, high-level folks at Ctrip (NASDAQ:CTRP), one of China’s most popular travel websites, got an interesting text message from ...

  • February 3, 2012
  • at 11:15 am
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Coffee Chat: Running LinkedIn Singapore like a Startup

This post is a part of our coverage of Startups in Asia (Singapore), Penn Olson’s first tech conference. Our full coverage of the event c...

  • February 3, 2012
  • at 9:52 am
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SG Geek Girls Valentine’s Day Founders’ Mixer – 12 Feb

Prior to Valentine’s Day, SG Geek Girls, an initiative by our writer Joyce Huang, will bring together female entrepreneurs who relentl...

  • February 3, 2012
  • at 8:27 am
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Is Apple Going to Sell 40 Million iPhones in China This Year?

Is the iPhone about to explode in China? Morgan Stanley thinks so. The firm released a report yesterday that has since attracted a lot of at...

  • February 2, 2012
  • at 10:42 pm
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Ecommerce Meets Eye-Candy: Japan’s Panoplaza Produces Virtual Storefronts

This post is a part of our coverage of Startups in Asia (Singapore), Penn Olson’s first tech conference. Our full coverage of the event c...

  • February 2, 2012
  • at 5:16 pm
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Japanese Startup Phroni Delivers a Smarter Smartphone Browsing Experience

This post is a part of our coverage of Startups in Asia (Singapore), Penn Olson’s first tech conference. Our full coverage of the event c...

  • February 2, 2012
  • at 4:51 pm
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Dr. Pad Will Help Doctors Save Your Life

This post is a part of our coverage of Startups in Asia (Singapore), Penn Olson’s first tech conference. Our full coverage of the event c...

  • February 2, 2012
  • at 4:32 pm
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Piktochart Wants to Ignite the Web With Interactive Infographics

You might’ve noticed that we on PO love infographics, so Piktochart is something that makes sense to us. It’s essentially an easy way to...

  • February 2, 2012
  • at 4:07 pm
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