Posts Tagged: Singapore


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Xiaomi to sell Mi3 flagship phone in Singapore starting March 7

At an event in Singapore this morning, Chinese phone-maker Xiaomi revealed that it’ll launch its flagship phone, the Xiaomi Mi3, in Si...

  • February 19, 2014
  • at 12:45 pm
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Mig33 acquires Alivenotdead, a site started by Rotten Tomatoes founders

Mig33, a mobile social networking platform headquartered in Singapore, has today announced its acquisition of Alivenotdead.com, a site which...

  • February 19, 2014
  • at 9:00 am
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Xiaomi sets price for Singapore phone launch on February 21

Today Chinese phone-maker Xiaomi set a date for its much-anticipated Singapore launch: February 21. Xiaomi’s Singapore homepage, which...

  • February 14, 2014
  • at 1:23 pm
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Chinese New Year a missed opportunity for retailers and advertisers: location data

Chinese New Year is typically a retail graveyard in countries with a significant Chinese population as shops close for the holidays. However...

  • February 13, 2014
  • at 1:23 pm
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Just in time for Valentine’s Day, DearLove is a new messaging and diary app for couples

Some early birds will be preparing a gift for their partner for Valentine’s Day on Friday. If you want to do something extra and techy, th...

  • February 12, 2014
  • at 11:58 am
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Xiaomi Hongmi review by TechinAsia

Xiaomi’s popular budget phone gets a brand new name before it hits international markets

Xiaomi, the smartphone maker that’s steadily expanding beyond its home in China, today revealed that its popular mid-tier handset has ...

  • February 11, 2014
  • at 4:15 pm
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Watch out, Startup Arena is back at Startup Asia Singapore 2014!

We’re not going to shy away from telling you that we’re only looking for the very best new startups in the region for our upcoming event...

  • February 7, 2014
  • at 8:00 pm
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With little sales experience, geeky founder closed six-figures in deals to save his firm

Ashwin Gayam does not come across as your typical CEO. While he looks the part, he is fundamentally a technologist at heart. His resume bear...

  • February 6, 2014
  • at 7:32 pm
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Rocket Internet-backed Foodpanda gets $20 million in fresh funding delivered to its doorstep

Foodpanda, the Rocket Internet-backed meal delivery service, just received a $20 million investment from several firms including Phenomen Ve...

  • February 4, 2014
  • at 7:31 pm
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Singapore’s satirical news site loves trolling legit media, gets 1 million page-views every month

New Nation: If we do write the truth, it is purely coincidental.

  • February 19, 2014
  • at 9:28 am
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Alibaba, Temasek, Qiming Venture Partners pump $100m into online education platform

Online education platform and English-learning institution TutorGroup announced it has raised $100 million in strategic funding from Alibaba...

  • February 17, 2014
  • at 9:20 am
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Expand to Asia’s biggest tech markets with Market Expansion Tracks

We at Tech in Asia receive many emails requesting introductions to possible partners across Asia and it is tough to answer them all one by o...

  • February 13, 2014
  • at 8:00 pm
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Why Singapore needs Bitcoin

Co-authored by Leonhard Weese. Zeall is the co-founder of CoinPip, a Singapore-based cryptocurrency payment processor for offline merchants....

  • February 12, 2014
  • at 2:33 pm
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After shutting down Sold.sg, founder soldiers on with website that rents and sells art

Success in the startup world is elusive even to the very best. This is certainly true for Soldgers, a Singapore startup in the penny auction...

  • February 12, 2014
  • at 9:31 am
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Singapore startup ReferralCandy gets sweet US$788k investment, triples revenue in past year

Anafore, the Singapore-headquartered startup behind referral marketing web app ReferralCandy, has raised S$1 million (US$778,000) in an over...

  • February 10, 2014
  • at 2:36 pm
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Anonymous threatens to leak personal data of Singapore government employees

Hacker and hacktivist collective Anonymous is planning to leak the personal information of government employees tomorrow, in protest over th...

  • February 7, 2014
  • at 7:15 pm
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Finding Asian art is hard, so interior designer gets angel money to sell art online

E-commerce is touching every aspect of our lives, from groceries to fashion to baby products. Art is no exception. Startups like Artsy, Art...

  • February 5, 2014
  • at 11:17 am
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Get unlimited use of chat app Line with Singapore telco’s new prepaid plan

Singapore residents can now send messages and stickers from popular chat app Line to their friends at 40 cents a day or S$6 ($4.70) for 30 d...

  • February 4, 2014
  • at 5:25 pm
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