Latest Entrepreneurial Events in Singapore

Events For The Week – 25 Feb-3 Mar

For a one-stop to all events related to or concerning entrepreneurship, certain industry-meets-business forums and seminars in Singapore, ch...

  • February 27, 2012
  • at 2:39 pm
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Shanda Cloudary US IPO is Finally Taking Off

Chinese web giant Shanda (NASDAQ:SNDA) wanted its subsidiary, Shanda Cloudary, to list in the US last year, but plans were cancelled in July...

  • February 27, 2012
  • at 1:15 pm
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Tencent’s Penguin Helps You Find Music on New Song-Recognition Web App

Finding a piece of music can be frustrating if you don’t know the name of it, or even who sung it. But China’s biggest social me...

  • February 27, 2012
  • at 11:15 am
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Kawaii Twikao Turns Your Face Into An Emoticon

Over on JapanTrends I came across Twikao, an iPhone app that turns your face into an emoticon or kaomoji. You simply take a photo of your ow...

  • February 27, 2012
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How Standard Chartered Bank serves customers better by taking a 360° view of them

This geek has been following with increasing interest how banks operating in Singapore are innovating to better serve their customers in thi...

  • February 27, 2012
  • at 7:30 am
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5 Must-Read Tech Stories in China This Week

While the Apple/Proview battle was stealing a lot of headlines this week, there were other things going down in China this week that may hav...

  • February 26, 2012
  • at 9:00 pm
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Pudding.to Photo App Hits 500,000 Downloads in One Week

Made in South Korea by KTH (KOSDAQ: 036030), the photo-sharing app Pudding.to has proven to be really popular, and the company behind it cla...

  • February 24, 2012
  • at 10:26 pm
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No Gamer is an Island: Dollar Isle Unites Players Across Platforms

At our Startups in Asia conference I briefly met up with Juha Paananen, who heads up GamesMadeMe, a Finnish-Singaporean gaming company which...

  • February 24, 2012
  • at 4:20 pm
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Our Ethics Page

We recently added an Ethics page on our site where readers can learn more about our policies, our investors, and our editorial process. Th...

  • February 24, 2012
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Huawei Claims Ascend D Quad Smartphone is World’s Fastest

More news from Mobile World Congress out of Spain, as Chinese manufacturer Huawei (SHE:002502) has unveiled what it claims is the ‘wor...

  • February 27, 2012
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Xiaomi Updates, Real and Rumored

Chinese tech blogs are all a-twitter today with the rumored design of the second-generation Xiaomi phone. The design was supposedly submitte...

  • February 27, 2012
  • at 12:15 pm
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Taiwan’s HTC Has High Hopes for its One Series

Taiwanese smartphone maker HTC (TPE:2498), in the wake of poor Q4 revenue and profits, has unveiled a lineup of handsets that that it hope w...

  • February 27, 2012
  • at 10:08 am
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Socialico rebrands as Gametize; to unveil Gamemaki mobile app

Socialico, a Singapore-based gamification company, announced today that it is rebranding itself as Gametize. It will soon officially launch ...

  • February 27, 2012
  • at 7:30 am
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10 Asian Startups That Caught Our Eye This Week

In the last seven days, we have had a couple of Asian tech startups on our radar, specifically from China, Indonesia, Japan, India, and Sing...

  • February 26, 2012
  • at 10:00 pm
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Founder of Frambie, an online picture frame store, wins 2nd Young Entrepreneur Awards

Malaysian Beh Weng Wei, founder of Frambie, an online premium picture frame store, has won the 2nd Young Entrepreneur Awards (YEA), a compet...

  • February 25, 2012
  • at 9:25 pm
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China is About to Break 1 Billion Mobile Phone Users

China has the most people of any nation on earth, and it’s hard to imagine that at this point it doesn’t have the most cellphone...

  • February 24, 2012
  • at 9:00 pm
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Product Search Engine Finds Itself $7.1 Million in Funding, Aims to Topple Alibaba’s eTao

The Chinese product search engine B5M.com has attracted and secured a significant US$7.1 million in series A funding that was led by Oak Inv...

  • February 24, 2012
  • at 3:25 pm
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Daily Deals Market in China Sees Groupon Failing Badly, Movie Tickets in Demand

Group-buy aggregators and analysts Dataotuan are back in action, tracking 125 deals sites throughout January to find the latest trends among...

  • February 24, 2012
  • at 1:00 pm
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