gushcloud

Singapore-based Gushcloud Launches Office in SF, Eyes Indonesia

Gushcloud is on a roll. The social media marketing platform who pitched and battled at our Startup Arena last month has recently gotten fund...

  • March 20, 2012
  • at 4:56 pm
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Zalora Rockets to Indonesia and 6 Other Asian Countries

Zalora, a clone of Zappos by Rocket Internet has gone live in Indonesia, as well as in Malaysia, Singapore, Thailand, the Philippines, Vietn...

  • March 20, 2012
  • at 2:15 pm
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Ang Mo Kio, selling Singaporean hawker fare, opens in the Philippines

Singapore has always had a proud heritage of food entrepreneurs in decades past — accounting for the abundance of affordable hawker fa...

  • March 20, 2012
  • at 12:40 pm
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Need test users for your startup? NUS wants to help you

Finding enough test users for your product or app can be a pain sometimes, which is where this Test-Bed Program comes in handy.

  • March 20, 2012
  • at 11:34 am
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Harpoen Aims to Get Indonesia Hooked on Location-Based Messaging

Location-based messaging platform Harpoen just launched few weeks ago. Although it is currently only available in Jakarta and only on iOS, H...

  • March 20, 2012
  • at 9:08 am
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MyGrahak.com Rolls Out Card on Delivery Service. It’s Not a Square Though

Cash on delivery is no longer cool. Perhaps inspired by Square, so-called ‘card on delivery,’ or in other words, paying using a credit c...

  • March 19, 2012
  • at 9:58 pm
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ModuleReview lets students rate their professors and courses

Education in university can be a mixed bag: The quality of a module or course is very dependent on the professor that’s teaching it an...

  • March 19, 2012
  • at 5:10 pm
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HTC Triumph Shows its Face and Chinese WP7 Localization

The Windows Phone 7 enthusiasts at the Chinese site WPDang have gotten hold of a China-spec HTC Triumph (aka: HTC Titan), pictured above, wh...

  • March 19, 2012
  • at 3:01 pm
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Alipay To Invest $79 Million To Create ‘Square-like Payment Devices’

Update: We have included the Alipay COD device pictures below. We received news from Alipay about its plans to invest RMB500 million (US$79 ...

  • March 19, 2012
  • at 1:34 pm
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Rumor: Railway Ministry Looking for Contractors Like Alibaba and Baidu to Help With Online Ticket Sales

After watching the unmitigated disaster that was China’s Railway Ministry’s attempts to run online ticket sales during Spring Fe...

  • March 20, 2012
  • at 3:17 pm
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Renren Launches a Social Travel Platform and App, Wants to Take a Trip

China’s biggest Facebook-like social network, Renren (NYSE:RENN), has launched a good-looking social travel app and site for its users...

  • March 20, 2012
  • at 1:00 pm
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PayPal Eyes Growth in Asia with Smartphone Card Reader

Last Friday online payments provider PayPal launched its ‘PayPal Here’ service. It’s a global mobile solution that empower...

  • March 20, 2012
  • at 12:30 pm
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Foxconn Wage Hikes Raise Local Rent Prices in Shenzhen

There has been lots of talk about working conditions at Foxconn over the past few months, in no small part because Foxconn is an Apple suppl...

  • March 20, 2012
  • at 11:30 am
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The Potential Problems of Consumer Cloud Storage in China

Chinese PC maker Lenovo (HKG:0992) and cloud storage service SugarSync recently announced that they would partner to create an integrated st...

  • March 19, 2012
  • at 11:00 pm
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More Strange Things on Post-Real-Name Sina Weibo

As the realities of real-name regulation on Sina Weibo begin to set in, we thought we’d check in with an update to yesterday’s p...

  • March 19, 2012
  • at 9:00 pm
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The Acheevit Team Talks Work with Mig33, Shares Startup Experience [INTERVIEW]

You might recall Acheevit, a Beijing-based startup working on an interesting B2B sales solution, from our Startups in Asia Singapore event e...

  • March 19, 2012
  • at 4:55 pm
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By the Numbers: Indonesia’s Mobile and Internet Potential

The world is looking at Indonesia largely because of its huge market size. It has a whopping population of over 200 million, a figure that m...

  • March 19, 2012
  • at 2:52 pm
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Another Japanese Social Gaming Player Tries Marketing Through Baseball

Back in January we saw Japanese social mobile gaming giant DeNA (TYO:2432) finalize its deal to acquire a majority stake in Yokohama’s...

  • March 19, 2012
  • at 12:31 pm
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