Posts Tagged: founder

Patai Builk

What really goes on at 500 Startups, as told by Builk founder Patai Padungtin

500 Startups is one of world’s top accelerators. Being part of a batch doesn’t only open many doors for startups, it also teaches founde...

  • March 18, 2014
  • at 3:10 pm
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Didi Nugrahadi’s Journey As a Founder: From to Inmark, Teladan, and now SalingSilang

Great entrepreneurs are everywhere in Asia. I recently met one who I would say is addicted to entrepreneurship. He is Didi Nugrahadi, an Ind...

  • April 6, 2012
  • at 3:18 pm
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lazy folksss

Singapore, Indonesia, and Lazy Founders

Singapore is the best place to startup because it is easy to legalize a business and it is a comfortable place to live — that is if you ha...

  • February 24, 2012
  • at 11:00 am
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After Buying 40% of Yambook Maker, Is a Baidu E-Reader Coming?

Reports say that Baidu has bought up 40 percent of digital books and e-reader maker Fan Shu in a deal believed to be worth 47.6 million RMB ...

  • August 4, 2011
  • at 2:30 pm
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Jorge Azurin

Drawing from his own experiences, this founder now guides a new breed of Philippine startups

Years before local incubators and investors made their way to the Philippines, Jorge Azurin was already striving to succeed in the then-nasc...

  • February 28, 2014
  • at 11:44 am
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An Entrepreneur Says Goodbye: The Story of a Chinese Failure

Early this morning, the China Business News ran an interesting feature on a failed Chinese entrepreneur. If you can read Chinese, I suggest ...

  • April 6, 2012
  • at 1:00 pm
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sleep baby sleep

Why Taking A Break Is Good For Your Start-up

Like most start-up founders, I sleep very little and run on caffeine to keep the energy going. But recently, I gave myself a week’s break ...

  • September 16, 2011
  • at 9:58 am
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Let’s Powwow: a Chinese LBS That Puts Deals Before Check-Ins [INTERVIEW]

Chinese start-up Let’s Powwow is a unique location-based service (LBS), social network, and group buy/deals site. Located at

  • July 31, 2011
  • at 9:30 pm
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