Posts Tagged: Singapore


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The Gutsy Entrepreneur

I love listening to stories of successful entrepreneurs. Like with a movie superhero, they are always wracked by pain and struggles, battlin...

  • November 12, 2012
  • at 4:40 pm
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TradeHero: Probably One of the Best Startup Ideas in Singapore

Good startup ideas aren’t so easy to come by in Singapore. So here’s one I really like: it’s called TradeHero, a mobile app th...

  • November 10, 2012
  • at 5:40 pm
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Jukebox SMS Aims to Revive the Jukebox Era with a Modern Twist

Two Swedish entrepreneurs, Peder Wahlberg and Gustav Evertsson, are hoping to bring back the Jukebox era with Jukeboxsms.com. The startup, w...

  • November 9, 2012
  • at 10:00 pm
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Threadless has designs on Asia; Singapore a big part of its plans

Threadless is now seeking to partner with brick and mortar retailers as well as remote printing services in Singapore to better serve its cu...

  • November 8, 2012
  • at 9:11 pm
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Perfectsen launches The Hook, which lets banks serve online ads based on user’s transaction history

Perfectsen's secret sauce is a proprietary algorithm that can analyse a user's account type, account balance, lifestyle, spending categories...

  • November 7, 2012
  • at 11:42 am
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After tough journey, NoiseStreet ready to raise ruckus in outdoor advertising market

For two years, the founders of NoiseStreet were unable to cause even a whimper. All that is set to change.

  • November 6, 2012
  • at 9:59 am
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Singpath Mobile: An iPad app for learning Python and Java

Singpath Mobile isn't a good entry point for absolute beginners to get into the world of programming. But it's a complementary tool.

  • November 5, 2012
  • at 11:48 am
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iCarsclub: Peer-to-Peer Car Sharing in Singapore

iCarsclub is an online marketplace that allows car owners to monetize their “free” car time through its car sharing scheme. Drivers who ...

  • November 2, 2012
  • at 6:56 pm
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Lee Kuan Yew Global Business Plan Competition 2012: Applications Now Open!

Lee Kuan Yew Global Business Plan Competition, organized by the Singapore Management University Institute of Innovation and Entrepreneurship...

  • October 31, 2012
  • at 1:00 pm
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Block 71, located just a short walk away from One North MRT, Fusionopolis and INSEAD, stands out with its fresh paint and newly installed glass panels, within a largely ageing industrial estate.

A tale of two buildings: The rise of Block 71 and the decline of block 67

While Block 71 represents the aspirations of a country's technology innovators to turn Singapore into the next innovation hotbed, its surrou...

  • November 12, 2012
  • at 9:46 am
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How One Singaporean Offline Travel Agency Embraced the Web and Social Media

I used to work for an online travel classifieds startup in my early undergraduate days and work with a lot of travel agencies in Singapore. ...

  • November 10, 2012
  • at 11:00 am
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Singapore’s ACE starts USD12.3M entrepreneurship education program for schools

ACE has unveiled recommendations for a structured entrepreneurial education program in schools, which will be implemented in secondary schoo...

  • November 9, 2012
  • at 2:16 pm
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Saul Singer Start-up nation

Entrepreneurial society not needed for strong startup culture, says Saul Singer, author of Start-up Nation

In his visit to Singapore, Saul Singer, author of Start-up Nation, says that developing a startup nation results from the growth of a strong...

  • November 7, 2012
  • at 4:44 pm
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LoveByte gets 6-figure seed funding from Crystal Horse Investments, Ruvento Ventures

After receiving little love from investors, LoveByte, which launched a private social network for lovers, has received a 6-figure seed fundi...

  • November 6, 2012
  • at 8:23 pm
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Location-based Marketing Association launches Singapore Chapter; Yoose and YFind are pioneer members

The Location-based Marketing Association (LBMA) has today announced the launch of its Singapore Chapter, which will also serve as the region...

  • November 5, 2012
  • at 2:55 pm
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PlayMoolah is overall winner at Innotribe Startup Challenge, wins USD50,000 cash

PlayMoolah has just received USD50,000 in cash prize as the overall winner of the Innotribe Startup Challenge 2012 at Sibos in Japan. They w...

  • November 3, 2012
  • at 12:00 am
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Pixaroll is On a Roll, Now Ships Your Printed Photos Across Asia and Australia

Last month, my colleague profiled the Singapore startup Pixaroll, which had just launched its photo-printing app and service in the island s...

  • October 31, 2012
  • at 2:00 pm
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iTwin wins Singapore’s National Infocomm Award for Most Innovative Product or Service

The award, which is Singapore’s highest accolade for infocomm innovation, was presented to iTwin by Dr Yaacob Ibrahim, minister for Inform...

  • October 31, 2012
  • at 9:59 am
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