Posts Tagged: Singapore


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CD Baby’s Derek Sivers hatches new company in Singapore; sells startup guides for Asia

CD Baby founder Derek Sivers (blog), who sold his company for a reported USD 22M in 2008, has launched a new company called Wood Egg selling...

  • June 10, 2013
  • at 11:05 am
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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
  • at 9:54 am
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A Peek Inside Facebook Office Singapore [GALLERY]

Facebook Singapore’s office officially opened its doors almost three years ago in late 2010, and currently occupies two levels of a co...

  • June 5, 2013
  • at 2:30 pm
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Malaysia’s iMoney Raises Seed Funding, Preps Personal Finance Platform Launch in Singapore

Malaysian startup iMoney has raised $500,000 in seed funding, revealed co-founder and CEO Lee Ching Wei today. The online personal finance p...

  • June 4, 2013
  • at 3:36 pm
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Dell and Intel, Big Data Innovation Center in Singapore

Dell and Intel Start Number Crunching, Open Big Data Innovation Center in Singapore

Singapore has long been an Asian hub for data centers, but now the next big data-driven industry – aptly called ‘big data’ –...

  • June 3, 2013
  • at 4:40 pm
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Pirate3D Buccaneer 3D printer

Singapore-made 3D Printer Sees Over $300,000 Pledged on Kickstarter After Day One

On just day one of the Kickstarter project, Singaporean 3D printer startup Pirate3D saw overwhelming support with backers flocking to pledge...

  • June 1, 2013
  • at 11:20 am
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Singapore startup dilemmas

The Dilemma of Building a Startup for the Singapore Market

Entrepreneurs based in Singapore fall into either one of two categories: either they believe that Singapore is the best market to get starte...

  • May 31, 2013
  • at 2:30 pm
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eBay Gets a Pinterest Style Facelift in Southeast Asia

Following the revamp of eBay’s US site in late October last year, eBay Singapore has officially announced today that it has also rolled ou...

  • May 30, 2013
  • at 9:30 pm
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Video Ad Mavens TubeMogul Get $10 Million Funding From Singapore, Expand into China

Californian-based TubeMogul is a platform for the real-time buying of video ads on mobile devices. Aside from how annoying it must be to be ...

  • May 30, 2013
  • at 11:15 am
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Crowdsourcing platform 99Designs pushes into Singapore; gives startups access to affordable design

Design crowdsourcing site 99Designs is continuing its expansion into Asia, following the launch of its localized Hong Kong site with a Singa...

  • June 6, 2013
  • at 4:09 pm
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Luxola vs Zalora: Is it Ethical To Buy Google Keyword Ads on Competitors’ Names?

Anyone in the internet industry in Asia must have heard of e-commerce sites Luxola and Zalora. Now these two companies are fighting head on ...

  • June 5, 2013
  • at 2:58 pm
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MS Surface Pro launches Asia

Microsoft Surface Pro Launches in Singapore, Thailand, and Malaysia This Week

Microsoft’s Surface Pro tablets – the ones that rock the full version of Windows 8 – are now rolling out across much of Southe...

  • June 4, 2013
  • at 5:00 pm
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JFDI demo day, Spring batch 2013

JFDI’s Demo Day: Over 100 Investors, One Dave McClure, and 7 Startup Pitches

JFDI, the Singapore based startup incubator, had its Demo Day yesterday and it attracted more than 200 attendees. Many of those present were...

  • June 4, 2013
  • at 11:30 am
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MelonFriends Targets Overseas Chinese, Combines Twitter, Facebook and Weibo in One App

If you’ve got friends all over the globe, those buddies are probably scattered across not just lots of nations but also several social med...

  • June 3, 2013
  • at 1:00 pm
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Screw Barcodes! Save22 Pivots to a Location-Based Promo Search

Scanning barcodes in-store and comparing the best prices sounds like a winning strategy for consumers and retailers. But in reality that isn...

  • May 31, 2013
  • at 4:45 pm
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Singapore’s Pirate3D raises USD 100k in 10 minutes, USD 1.43M in 1 month

Updated on 1 July. Ten minutes. That was how long it took for Pirate3D, a Singapore-based startup, to smash the USD 100K fundraising goal on...

  • May 30, 2013
  • at 11:21 pm
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UserScout’s Ariff Munshi reflects on rebranding and pivot, and lessons learnt along the way

Startups are like chameleons. For survival’s sake, these shifty animals can rapidly change their appearances in response to threats. S...

  • May 30, 2013
  • at 1:20 pm
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UserScout

Singapore-based Referoll Rebrands as UserScout, Makes it Easier to Scout for Research Participants

Referoll, a platform that recruits and rewards research participants, has announced that it will go through a change in both name and busine...

  • May 29, 2013
  • at 6:10 pm
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