Posts Tagged: Singapore


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Indoor Google Maps For Android Now Available in 22 Shopping Spots in Singapore

Singapore’s shopping centers can be big and confusing. If you’re as lost as me when it comes to navigating when shopping, then I...

  • February 19, 2013
  • at 8:01 pm
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Indoor Google Maps comes to 22 shopping malls in Singapore (Android only)

Enabling Indoor Google Maps in shopping malls make a lot of sense, since Singaporeans love to flock to these places after work and on weeken...

  • February 19, 2013
  • at 11:10 am
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SingTel, StarHub’s decision to develop own Whatsapp makes absolutely no sense

It would have been feasible for SingTel and StarHub to develop a WhatsApp killer one or two years ago, but market conditions have shifted dr...

  • February 18, 2013
  • at 1:19 pm
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Viddsee, a video platform for Southeast Asian short films, hopes to give regional talent a leg up

Viddsee is a video platform that screens short films from talents in Southeast Asia. Think of it as YouTube designed for filmmakers and art ...

  • February 15, 2013
  • at 10:00 am
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e27 gets USD 613K investment from B Dash Ventures and others

e27 -- which stands for Entrepreneurs 27, with the number representing the median age for startup founders worldwide -- focuses on reporting...

  • February 14, 2013
  • at 12:00 pm
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The Festival of Media Asia 2013 offers a platform for startups to pitch to media industry

The Media Accelerator Programme at the Festival of Media Asia is an initiative aimed at young startups that want to disrupt media industry.

  • February 7, 2013
  • at 11:30 am
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New Startup Makes Southeast Asian Short Films More Social and Accessible

Two filmmakers have launched a new site today that aims to be a hub for Southeast Asian short films. Called Viddsee, it will showcase the be...

  • February 6, 2013
  • at 7:49 pm
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The real story: Food journal app Burpple sees about 8x growth in monthly activity since launch

Burpple -- pretty much the media darling of Singapore's tech scene -- has received widespread news coverage ever since it launched. But this...

  • February 6, 2013
  • at 8:30 am
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Singapore online grocer RedMart.com greets 12,000 sq ft warehouse, 16x revenue growth

On track to break even this year, RedMart's monthly revenue for January 2013 was approximately USD 250K, up from USD 15K in the same time la...

  • February 4, 2013
  • at 6:25 pm
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500 Startups venture partner George Kellerman is an investor in Dropmysite

George Kellerman was previously the general manager and director of the Consumer Division at Dell Japan.

  • February 19, 2013
  • at 12:07 pm
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IncuVest and Accel-X invests USD 1.6M in Inverted Edge, an online fashion store

Inverted Edge strives to distinguish itself from the rest by offering women a unique sense of style, making it a niche but higher margin off...

  • February 19, 2013
  • at 7:08 am
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The Nuffnang Founders’ Story

Most bloggers in Southeast Asia will have heard of Nuffnang, if they are not already using it. To date, it is arguably the largest blog ad n...

  • February 15, 2013
  • at 2:23 pm
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e27 Raises $614,000 From B Dash Ventures, Pinehurst Advisors, Ardent Capital, and More

Singapore’s technology-focused media company e27 has announced that it has concluded a S$760,000 ($614,000) financing round from B Das...

  • February 14, 2013
  • at 12:00 pm
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HolidayIQ and Wego de-merge

India’s HolidayIQ Raises Series C Funding, De-Merges From Singapore’s Wego

Bangalore-based online travel community HolidayIQ has announced today that it has raised series C financing from Tiger Global Management and...

  • February 7, 2013
  • at 7:45 pm
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TNF Ventures invests USD500K in Next-5, a website that saves companies from bad job interviews

Quantine's key product is Next5.com, a web platform where employers can post vacancies and screen candidates by watching video job applicati...

  • February 7, 2013
  • at 10:38 am
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JFDI.Asia unveils 8 teams for first Bootcamp in 2013; each gets USD 20K investment

JFDI.Asia will give the teams a SGD 25K (USD 20K) seed investment right away.

  • February 6, 2013
  • at 12:19 pm
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Burpple Android app

Get a Taste of Burpple’s Brand-New Android App

It has been nine months since I first wrote about the foodie app Burpple, and in that time the Singapore-based startup has had a rapid and c...

  • February 5, 2013
  • at 12:50 pm
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How The Mobile Gamer (TMG) Hustles For Growth in Southeast Asia

Singapore-based startup The Mobile Gamer (TMG) has come a long way since it was founded in December 2008. The initial idea for the company w...

  • February 4, 2013
  • at 9:27 am
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