Posts Tagged: founder institute

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Taking stock of Jakarta Founder Institute grads: Who’s still standing?

Now that the Jakarta Founder Institute (JFI) has been running since 2011, Tech in Asia feels its time to reflect on its progress, and take i...

  • September 16, 2014
  • at 8:00 pm
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4 Malaysian startups could get tickets to Silicon Valley

4 Malaysian startups could get tickets to Silicon Valley

The companies will participate in the Silicon Valley Founder Institute (SVFI) program, where they will meet and get feedback from some of th...

  • July 8, 2014
  • at 4:21 pm
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This crowdsourced courier service wants to make the system more transparent, accepts Bitcoin

This crowdsourced courier service wants to make the system more transparent, accepts Bitcoin

With painful delivery experiences in mind, this founder decided to tackle the problem by creating her own on-demand courier service.

  • May 14, 2014
  • at 5:10 pm
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Got an idea for a water tech startup? Join this competition

A new startup competition in Singapore, called the HydroPreneur Programme, has launched and is inviting participants to submit ideas related...

  • March 3, 2014
  • at 6:31 pm
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Vault Dragon: Dropbox for physical things

You are a college student in Singapore who’s about to fly home during the term break. You sit in a bed in a rented apartment, and rea...

  • September 11, 2013
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Microsoft Singapore to Award Founder Institute Scholarship in App Dev Contest

Microsoft Singapore recently introduced the BizSpark Launch Academy, a Windows developer competition aimed at startups and individual develo...

  • February 4, 2013
  • at 5:43 pm
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Clubvivre private dining

Sunk by overreach, Evenpanda resets as Clubvivre, a booking platform for private dining

Clubvivre focuses on private dining with executive-level chefs, charging north of USD 147 per person.

  • January 16, 2013
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Founder Institute Meetup with Inmobi – 19 April

Founder Institute Singapore occassionally organizes meetups between startup founders and Mentors’ companies. For this series, they are...

  • April 16, 2012
  • at 7:30 pm
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Adeo Ressi: Singapore has the highest funding rate, but that may not be a good thing

We managed to catch Adeo Ressi, CEO of The Founder Institute and CEO of TheFunded.com briefly at the sidelines of DEMO Asia 2012 to get his ...

  • March 2, 2012
  • at 3:48 pm
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Endemic corruption in Indonesia galvanizes edtech startups

The World Bank calls Indonesia’s school system “immense and diverse.” With more than 50 million students and 2.6 million teachers, the...

  • August 8, 2014
  • at 8:48 pm
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Cure your children’s smartphone addiction with this app that will drive them crazy

How can a parent effectively manage how their kids use a smartphone or tablet and get them to disconnect at appropriate times? TimeAway want...

  • July 1, 2014
  • at 6:43 pm
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The Founder Institute arriving in Manila

The Founder Institute program is officially taking its first chapter in the capital this June.

  • May 1, 2014
  • at 10:30 am
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Before succeeding, being a startup founder sucks big time

Update: For greater accuracy on facts, we made minor changes to the fourth paragraph based on information we learned from Alvin Yap. At the ...

  • September 11, 2013
  • at 1:30 pm
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Singapore Founder Institute launches for 2013, promises to be ‘a lot more brutal’

Founder Institute's Jeffrey Paine promises that this iteration will be "a lot more brutal," while at the same time he expects "bigger and bo...

  • March 13, 2013
  • at 3:10 pm
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Founder Institute Showcases Its Singapore-Based Startups

The Founder Institute, the world largest startup accelerator, held an event yesterday to showcase some of its top graduated Singapore-based ...

  • January 17, 2013
  • at 5:55 pm
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Andy Zain, director of The Founder Institute Jakarta, joins mig33 as executive director

In addition to his new commitment at mig33, Andy is also currently the director of The Founder Institute Jakarta.

  • October 18, 2012
  • at 8:00 am
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Founder Institute opens Summer 2012 applications in Singapore

Founder Institute Singapore is back for another run again. To qualify, applicants must be passionate about building a technology company, r...

  • March 14, 2012
  • at 8:00 am
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Live blog: One-on-one with Adeo Ressi, co-founder of TheFunded.com

From his blog: Adeo Ressi is Founding Member of TheFunded.com, an online community of 12,000 CEOs to research, rate, and review funding sou...

  • March 2, 2012
  • at 9:20 am
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