Posts Tagged: launch


The good, the bad, and the ugly of launching a food delivery service in the Philippines

Philippine startup Metroplate relaunches as a food delivery service.

  • July 15, 2014
  • at 3:00 pm
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A comprehensive look at Vietnam’s startup ecosystem in 2014: 6 investors, 10 incubators, and lots more

With all the hype around Flappy Bird and the Vietnam startup ecosystem. Let's take a much closer look at what are all the investors, incubat...

  • March 13, 2014
  • at 10:10 am
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A comprehensive mindmap of Vietnam’s startup ecosystem

Here's a comprehensive map of Vietnam's startup ecosystem. It lists everything from investors to incubators to big tech companies to support...

  • November 1, 2013
  • at 5:30 pm
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10 reasons why Vietnam’s startup scene is the most aggressive in Southeast Asia

Vietnam is currently one of the hottest markets for startups in Southeast Asia. How does a small communist country with a current economic d...

  • September 16, 2013
  • at 1:00 pm
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Nokia Lumia 1020

Nokia Lumia 1020 and its 41MP camera zoom into China

This morning at an event in Beijing, Nokia China’s general manager Erik Bertman and an array of partners (pictured) brought the newest...

  • August 15, 2013
  • at 1:59 pm
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Chinese Stores Start Selling Microsoft Surface RT Early, Pull in Queues of Eager Buyers

Enthusiast queues of gadget buyers in Beijing are greeting the launch of Microsoft’s Surface RT tablet. Scheduled for launch as the cl...

  • October 25, 2012
  • at 9:55 pm
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The WoW Starts Now: Mists of Pandaria Launches in China Today

The newest World of Warcraft (WoW) pack, Mists of Pandaria, has launched today in mainland China, just a week after its international rollou...

  • October 2, 2012
  • at 12:15 pm
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Yelp Makes Asia Debut with Singapore Launch

Yelp (NYSE:YELP), the US-based reviews and listings site, has today launched in Singapore, marking the company’s Asian debut. Now at Y...

  • September 14, 2012
  • at 1:15 pm
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Allods Online Launches in China Tomorrow, Some Lucky Gamers to Win Free Intertubes

After earlier concerns that the free-to-play MMORPG Allods Online might be banned in China, the game will actually launch in the country tom...

  • August 29, 2012
  • at 1:45 pm
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There’s more to Vietnam’s startup scene than meets the eye

A Vietnamese magazine called Nhip Cau Dau Tu recently published an article titled Startups: Still No Luck. It outlined how startups in Vietn...

  • April 3, 2014
  • at 8:30 pm
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Fashion flash sales site VIP Plaza launches today in Indonesia

Fashion flash sales site VIP Plaza launches today in Indonesia with CyberAgent Ventures funding

Indonesia’s e-shoppers now have one more option when buying clothes online. VIP Plaza launches today as a flash sales site focused on ...

  • February 6, 2014
  • at 1:03 pm
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LG gets curvy with new G Flex

LG gets curvy with new G Flex phone

Whilst flexible screens are a research lab reality, the consumer market is going to have to make do with rigid screens for a while longer. L...

  • October 28, 2013
  • at 4:37 pm
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Xiaomi Mi3 phone

Xiaomi launch event 2013 – new Mi3 and Xiaomi TV unveiled (LIVE BLOG)

Stay updated on the latest announcements the whole time here on our live blog, where I will post the latest updates straight from the confer...

  • September 5, 2013
  • at 2:33 pm
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Feature Your Event Here

Feature Your Event Here!

As some of you might have noticed, we have recently launched an events widget on our sidebar. We wish to help aggregate and feature startup-...

  • May 27, 2013
  • at 1:30 pm
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Autonavi Maps Hit Windows 8 As Chinese Apps Jump Aboard Microsoft’s New OS

Microsoft’s most radical new OS, Windows 8, is set to launch tomorrow, and lots of Chinese web companies are ready with apps that make...

  • October 25, 2012
  • at 12:20 pm
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Nokia Says Indonesia 2nd Biggest Asia Market, Launches 2 New Asha Phones

Nokia (HEL:NOK1V; NYSE:NOK) launched two new models in its Asha budget phone series – the 308 and 309 – in Jakarta, Indonesia, earli...

  • September 25, 2012
  • at 10:00 pm
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League of Legends Localized and Launched in Thailand, Already 100,000 Registrations and Rising

Most recently named the ‘most played PC game in the world’ by Forbes, the popular and award-winning free-to-play Multiplayer Online Batt...

  • August 30, 2012
  • at 11:00 pm
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Sina Weibo Launches Discussion Forums, No Longer Any 140-Character Limit

China’s hottest Twitter clone, Sina Weibo, has diversified yet again with the launch of a platform for BBS-like discussion forums. Called ...

  • July 24, 2012
  • at 8:30 pm
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