Posts Tagged: Bangkok


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Uber rides into Bangkok as it transforms into the Starbucks of transportation in Asia

Yesterday Uber officially launched in Bangkok, following its soft launch in the capital at the end of February. The rollout marks Uber’s 1...

  • April 10, 2014
  • at 11:48 am
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Thanks to Thailand’s snap-happy Instagrammers, one Bangkok mall is Instagram’s most photographed place in 2013

There are about 1.4 million Instagram users in Thailand, and they are the world’s most snap-happy Instagrammers. Instagram has just reveal...

  • December 13, 2013
  • at 9:49 pm
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Rocket Internet’s taxi booking app Easy Taxi arrives in Thailand

A month after Easy Taxi launched in Hong Kong, Rocket Internet’s taxi booking app is now available in Thailand’s capital, Bangkok. Prior...

  • November 14, 2013
  • at 1:40 pm
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Burpple gets over 700,000 reviews in 1 year, now provides food guides for Asian cities

Singapore-based Burpple has collected over 700,000 food reviews since launching last year. Starting out as an Instagram for food lovers, i...

  • September 12, 2013
  • at 3:40 pm
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Nokia Counts on Thais’ Love of Photos To Build Awareness For Lumia 925

Nokia launched its Lumia 925 phone along with a social marketing campaign dubbed “See More Thailand” yesterday in Thailand. The Nokia Lu...

  • July 25, 2013
  • at 2:30 pm
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Anybody Can Be A Store: Thailand’s Powerful New Wave Of Facebook Commerce

A new wave of Thai individuals, mostly women, are making truckloads of money just by selling goods on Facebook.

  • June 20, 2013
  • at 2:30 pm
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What 500 Startups Sees In Southeast Asia: Insights From Dave McClure

What 500 Startups Sees In Southeast Asia: Insights From Dave McClure [VIDEO]

Last Sunday, we sat down with Dave McClure in Bangkok, along with the 500Startups team, and pick his brain on Southeast Asia. Before getting...

  • June 13, 2013
  • at 1:30 pm
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Bangkok Meetup: What 500 Startups Sees in Southeast Asia?

For our upcoming Bangkok Meetup, we have Dave McClure, a venture capitalist and founding partner at 500 Startups to share with us what he se...

  • May 17, 2013
  • at 11:00 am
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Coconuts.co Announces Angel Funding and Sets Sights on Singapore

Founded by journalist and entrepreneur Byron Perry in September 2011, Coconuts Media, a local review and news media company, started with th...

  • April 9, 2013
  • at 7:52 pm
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Uber Bangkok

Finally, Uber launches in Bangkok

The long anticipation and speculation has come to an end. Uber is finally available in Bangkok. This is just a soft launch for now, with lim...

  • February 28, 2014
  • at 4:23 pm
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Thailand’s airports to get much faster (and more) free wi-fi hotspots

Although Bangkok is the number one tourist destination in the world, sadly the city’s airport is not even close to being one of the best. ...

  • December 5, 2013
  • at 5:45 pm
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Uber is coming to Bangkok

We’ve once reported that according to jobs listings, Uber was preparing to launch in Shanghai, Beijing, and Hong Kong. And we were right. ...

  • October 14, 2013
  • at 8:00 pm
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Bangkok Meetup: What is installed for the Thai market in the upcoming year?

Next up for Tech in Asia Meetup: Bangkok! We have invited Moo Natavudh, CEO of Ookbee, to share with us how the Thai market has evolved over...

  • August 30, 2013
  • at 4:00 pm
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Woof Woof Studio Brings Fairy Tale Storytelling to iPad

Woof Woof Studio, a Thai startup based in Bangkok with the goal to create infrastructure for digital parenting, has recently launched its fi...

  • July 24, 2013
  • at 10:00 am
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Airbnb Launches ‘Neighborhoods’ in Asia, Starting with Bangkok

Home-booking service Airbnb has been in Southeast Asia since late last year, but now the company is diving deeper into the region with its N...

  • June 14, 2013
  • at 8:00 am
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Startup Scenes Across Asia: Let’s Look At 11 Of Asia’s Top Tech Cities

Asia is very young and fresh in terms of tech, so the continent is just getting started. In fact, economically, Asia’s only really had its...

  • May 27, 2013
  • at 11:00 am
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AngelHack Comes to Asia, Sees Potential in Singapore and South Korea, Offers Readers Free Tickets

The AngelHack competition prides itself as the biggest hackathon in the world and will kick off this weekend in Los Angeles. And for friends...

  • April 25, 2013
  • at 8:00 pm
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Bangkok Meetup: Startup Lessons from Evernote

Hey folks! Our Tech in Asia Meetup events are rolling along, and next we are heading to the capital of the land of smiles – Bangkok. F...

  • March 4, 2013
  • at 10:00 am
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