Posts Tagged: chalkboard

Why entrepreneurship is like playing Poker

Recently, I did a talk at JFDI, a Y-combinator-quality incubator for South East Asia, where I shared how it is like to be an entrepreneur. A...

  • May 7, 2012
  • at 6:37 pm
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Chalkboard Closes Shop, Ends Its Startup Journey

Founded by Saumil Nanavati and Bernard Leong, Chalkboard was in my opinion one of the more promising startups in Singapore. But news about t...

  • April 26, 2012
  • at 9:00 pm
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Discussion Panel: Starting up in Singapore: the Good and the Bad [LIVEBLOG]

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 10:43 am
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Chalkboard Embraces Facebook, Adds Heatmap, Sees More Engagement

Mobile-local startup, Chalkboard, has recently made improvements to its merchant dashboard. (To understand what Chalkboard is, catch the vid...

  • November 19, 2011
  • at 10:38 pm
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Chalkboard inks deal with HTC Singapore

Following a similar deal with HTC Malaysia, location-based deals platform Chalkboard will have its app installed in HTC phones in Singapore ...

  • August 12, 2011
  • at 12:19 pm
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Advice to startups: Get out of Singapore ASAP

An interesting post from Willis Wee in Penn-Olson prompted me to provide some perspective on the issue of expansion. The question that most ...

  • August 9, 2011
  • at 2:00 pm
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Singapore's Chalkboard launches widget for HTC handsets in Malaysia

Chalkboard, a location-based mobile advertising platform, has inked a deal last week with mobile phone company HTC to offer its widget exclu...

  • July 5, 2011
  • at 11:23 am
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PennUp – 17 Jun

Penn Olson, The Asian Tech Catalog, will organize networking session with tech folks in Singapore and around Asia. Volker Heistermann, ventu...

  • June 14, 2011
  • at 3:39 pm
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3 Start-up Lessons From the Founders of Chalkboard

It is nice surrounding at Chalkboard’s office. A great place to work in peace and take a walk when pressure becomes a little overwhelm...

  • May 4, 2011
  • at 2:28 pm
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Chalkboard calls it quits after going to Silicon Valley

Despite almost breaking even, Chalkboard pulls the plug.

  • April 27, 2012
  • at 3:26 pm
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Bernard Leong

Bernard Leong on Internet Trends and Entrepreneurship in Southeast Asia

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 4, 2012
  • at 2:39 pm
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Chalkboard launches Facebook app, lets users see deals near their location

The app is designed to take advantage of the virality of social networks, which benefits both businesses and consumers.

  • January 20, 2012
  • at 12:13 pm
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This Month’s Founders Drinks is on Usability, Design, and Monetization of Mobile Apps

Update: Lichi Wu, director of biz dev at Chalkboard, will take Bernard’s place. Made changes to Chris Ismael’s profile. Unfortun...

  • September 19, 2011
  • at 2:44 pm
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After HTC Malaysia, Chalkboard Seals Partnership With HTC Singapore

HTC Malaysia first, HTC Singapore next — Bernard Leong, CTO and co-founder of Chalkboard told us that his team has sealed a deal with HTC ...

  • August 10, 2011
  • at 8:38 pm
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Chalkboard Opens Shop in U.S, Wants More Money

For some reason, being seen going to the U.S is a really cool thing for start-up founders here in Asia. Some founders ‘go west’ for stup...

  • July 21, 2011
  • at 12:30 pm
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Chalkboard Partners With HTC Malaysia, Launches Location-based Ads Widget

Chalkboard, a Singapore-based start-up and also Southeast Asia’s leading location-based ads network has just announced its partnership wit...

  • June 29, 2011
  • at 2:00 pm
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Do You Like Location-Based Ads?

Chalkboard, a Singapore-based start-up led by Saumil Nanavati and Bernard Leong, has recently upgraded its location-based ads widget for pu...

  • June 3, 2011
  • at 11:00 pm
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Chalkboard Enters Malaysia With Alliance Bank Partnership

Fresh from attending and exhibiting at South by Southwest (SXSW) in the US, mobile ad network Chalkboard just announced a partnership with A...

  • March 31, 2011
  • at 10:47 am
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