Posts Tagged: echelon

6 interesting startups from Echelon’s Philippines satellite

The Echelon 2014 Philippines Satellite event took place this weekend at Meridian International College in Taguig City where it showcased 11 ...

  • March 18, 2014
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Why Asia’s obscure startups will be the ones to shape the region

In his trademark blunt style, 500 Startups founder Dave McClure told it like it is at Echelon, a startup conference in Singapore. In front o...

  • June 4, 2013
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Roundup: 20 startups that pitched at Echelon Singapore Satellite

In the run up to Echelon, a major Asian tech startup conference in June, Satellite events are being held throughout the region. In Singapore...

  • April 3, 2013
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Echelon 2013 looks for the next batch of Asia’s most promising startups

Echelon 2012 was a huge success, having featured some of Asia’s most well-known startups including winner Builk, South Korean App Betw...

  • January 17, 2013
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These two startups could change medical tourism in Asia

Medical tourism, defined as the practice of crossing borders for the purpose of getting healthcare, is huge. Patients Beyond Borders estimat...

  • July 3, 2012
  • at 8:20 am
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Citydomo rewards you for crafting reviews, but penalizes you for writing nonsense

Taiwan startup Citydomo is putting an interesting twist to online reviews by adding a gamified layer. Instead of simply creating a website a...

  • June 20, 2012
  • at 4:11 pm
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PlayMoolah launches Coin Catcher, its first iPad app

PlayMoolah, a Singapore-based startup specializing in financial education for kids, has launched its first iPad app, a game called Coin Catc...

  • June 17, 2012
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Photos: Zaniest Echelon ever?

Darth Vader registering for Echelon. Pandas prancing about. Sexy spambots. Popcorn girls, and alien scribbles. Can this year’s Echelon...

  • June 12, 2012
  • at 12:25 am
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Builk wins Echelon 2012 Launchpad, Between emerges as runner-up

The Thai startup is a professional social network for the construction industry that doubles as a construction management web app.

  • June 11, 2012
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Waygo is most promising startup; roundup of startup pitches at Echelon 2013

Aligned to the vision of being a regional event, this year’s Echelon traveled to over 10 countries and saw over 300 submissions from t...

  • June 6, 2013
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RocketLabs: Giving Online Education in Philippines a Boost

Education is a sensitive topic in the Philippines, whether it’s questions of quality, discussions on lack of funding and availability, or ...

  • May 8, 2013
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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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JellyBus photo apps on the verge of breaking 1 million user mark

Despite having an immature tech startup ecosystem, South Korea is home to some promising young mobile companies, many of which have amassed ...

  • July 18, 2012
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SnapDish launches in T Store, a Korean app store with 2.5 million visitors a day

SnapDish, a food photo and recipe sharing app from Japan, is now available on T Store, a Korean Android app store with 2.5 million visitors ...

  • June 26, 2012
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Dropmyemail revamps referral program in bid to get one million users

Launched at DEMO Asia 2012 in March, Dropmyemail has since gone on a spectacular streak, scoring 630,000 registered users in 50 days. It is ...

  • June 18, 2012
  • at 2:45 pm
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The Luxe Nomad seals investment from Tigris Capital and SPRING Singapore at Echelon 2012

The Luxe Nomad, a luxury travel site, has agreed to an investment deal of undisclosed terms with Tigris Capital and government agency SPRING...

  • June 12, 2012
  • at 11:01 pm
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Perx launches sponsored chops, sketches grand plans during Echelon 2012

After a trial run that lasted for months, Perx officially launched its sponsored chops feature at Echelon 2012. It is a new marketing concep...

  • June 11, 2012
  • at 11:10 pm
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Klik-Eat gets food delivered online in Jakarta, competes head-on with FoodPanda

Online food delivery websites are sprouting in Southeast Asia, with Indonesia’s being one of them. The website has more...

  • June 11, 2012
  • at 8:15 am
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