Posts Tagged: cubie


Cubie sticks it to rival messaging apps, lets you make stickers with your cat

Taiwan-based Cubie has always been ahead of the game when it comes to making messaging a little more fun and personalized, and it’s contin...

  • February 7, 2014
  • at 6:00 pm
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How contest startup Bounty Hunter went from noodle sandwiches to 500 Startups in 3 years

Over the past two years a steady stream of Taiwan-based startups have been picked to join 500 Startups, the accelerator program founded  by...

  • October 31, 2013
  • at 9:29 pm
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Taiwan messaging app Cubie adds Chrome extension to complement its mobile experience

Cubie, the 500 Startups-backed mobile messaging app, announced today that it has introduced a browser extension for Google Chrome, allowing...

  • October 24, 2013
  • at 3:30 pm
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Now With 8 Million Users, Cutesy Messaging App Cubie Adds Easy Mobile Payments Via Your Phone Bill

We know that cutesy sticker/emoticon packs are critical to the success of messaging apps in Asia – and they’re also a great way to m...

  • June 14, 2013
  • at 4:55 pm
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American Copycat: MessageMe is Just a Clone of Popular Asian Chat Apps

American mobile chat app MessageMe has been generating a lot of buzz since its launch just a couple of weeks ago, and with good reason. Tech...

  • March 20, 2013
  • at 9:30 am
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Watch Out Facebook, Asian Messaging Apps Are Gonna Karate Chop You

Facebook is under siege from every direction. Snapchat’s picking away at the young sexting market, Twitter dominated TV sets at the Su...

  • February 19, 2013
  • at 7:10 pm
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Cubie gets USD1.1M in Series A funding from investors in Taiwan, Japan, and US

Cubie has secured USD1.1M in Series A funding from B Dash Ventures, NTT Investment Partners, BIGLOBE Capital, Gumi Ventures, Pinehurst, 500 ...

  • November 1, 2012
  • at 2:44 pm
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Taiwan’s Chat App ‘Cubie’ Raises $1.1 Million, Joins 500 Startups Accelerator

Haven’t heard enough of mobile messaging apps this week? The Next Web is reporting that Taiwan-based Cubie has just raised $1.1 millio...

  • November 1, 2012
  • at 9:00 am
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Mobile messaging apps from Asia you must know about: KakaoTalk, WeChat, Cubie

WeChat, Cubie Messenger, and KakaoTalk are getting millions of users in Asia and beyond.

  • June 19, 2012
  • at 6:52 pm
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Panel discussion: What are the challenges for Taiwanese startups today?

On November 13, members from Taiwan’s tech community gathered at the HP Horizons Startups Summit to discuss Taiwan’s startup ecosystem ...

  • November 19, 2013
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5 Taiwan startups that don’t have a “small market mentality”

Yesterday, former Google China chief and current Innovation Works CEO Kai-fu Lee made some controversial comments regarding Taiwan’s i...

  • October 30, 2013
  • at 5:26 pm
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Top 10 Innovative New Apps Made in Taiwan

What is the first thing that pops into your mind when people mention Taiwan? Hot chicks, mouth-watering night market food, fascinating cultu...

  • August 6, 2013
  • at 9:30 am
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Taiwan’s Cubie Hits 6.5 Million Users, Now in 9 Languages

Taiwanese mobile messaging app Cubie recently rolled out four additional languages — Indonesian, German, Italian, and Portuguese ̵...

  • April 9, 2013
  • at 2:10 pm
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How To Get Featured On The Google Play Store: Lessons from Cubie Messenger

I’ve been watching the messaging app battle for a few months now and it’s really hard to say who will win out by the end of the ...

  • March 18, 2013
  • at 9:10 pm
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11 Hot Mobile Messaging Apps from Asia and How They’re Super-Innovative

With the numbers Rick released on mobile messaging apps growth, and Willis’ post on how heated the mobile messaging battle is getting, I t...

  • February 12, 2013
  • at 12:09 pm
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Taiwan’s Cubie and Japan’s Cinemacraft among 33 companies to join fifth batch of 500 Startups

US seed fund and startup accelerator 500 Startups has announced its latest batch of incubatees. Among the 33 are representatives from Asia t...

  • November 1, 2012
  • at 2:44 pm
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6 months in, mobile messenger app Cubie hits 4 million downloads

Since launching in March 2012, Cubie has become one of the most talked about mobile messenger apps from Asia.

  • October 8, 2012
  • at 10:52 pm
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