Posts Tagged: Singapore

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 self-driving car makes Google’s version an unnecessary luxury

While Google may be hogging internet traffic with news of its self-driving cars, the reality is that they are forbiddingly expensive. The sy...

  • January 30, 2014
  • at 11:02 am
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Southeast Asia-born Paypal competitor 2C2P secures $2 million funding

2C2P, an online payment processing company, has concluded a $2 million Series B financing round, led by $1.5 million from an undisclosed inv...

  • January 29, 2014
  • at 11:09 am
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Over 2,000 doctors later, patient management app gets $440k funding boost

OurHealthMate, a Singapore and India-based startup with an electronic health record (EMR) system for doctors and an online marketplace for m...

  • January 28, 2014
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PricePanda gets $3 million funding for further expansion in Southeast Asia

Rocket Internet’s price comparison platform PricePanda announced today it secured $3 million funding from Tengelmann Group and other e...

  • January 27, 2014
  • at 1:15 pm
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Forget Silicon Valley, Pie wants to build a global enterprise software firm in Singapore

Singapore is often described as a tiny red dot, a cosmopolitan oddity surrounded by much larger nations. With a tiny domestic market and a c...

  • January 23, 2014
  • at 1:31 pm
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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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Anon Singapore

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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iTwin, a once rising Singapore startup, is back at square one

ITwin used to be a rising star in Singapore’s startup scene. First emerging as a spin-off from Singapore’s national research ag...

  • January 29, 2014
  • at 1:09 pm
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5 great browsers to replace your phone’s stock browser

When it comes to smartphones, many people have their preferred selection of apps that they download when first setting up a new phone. But o...

  • January 29, 2014
  • at 9:05 am
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This black box that turns your car into an intelligent beast is now up for crowdfunding

Cars used to be dumb machines. But they’re getting smarter with the introduction of anti-collision systems, cruise control, and other ...

  • January 27, 2014
  • at 9:05 pm
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Interview: the man who led Nokia’s charge into Asia

Headquartered in Singapore and with over 37 million registered users in all its networks spread across 164 countries, YuuZoo markets itself ...

  • January 27, 2014
  • at 10:32 am
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Hack&Roll hackathon NUS Hackers

Hackathons in Singapore: too many talkers, not enough hackers

Cedric Chin was president of the NUS Hackers from 2011 to 2012, and organizer of the first Hack&Roll, an annual hackathon. It was too ...

  • January 21, 2014
  • at 7:01 pm
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