Posts Tagged: taipei


Discover old Taipei with this cool new mobile app

Taipei ought to rank as one of the world’s most walkable cities. Sidewalks are wide, crosswalks are plentiful, crowds are manageable, ...

  • February 10, 2014
  • at 7:15 pm
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The News Lens, the startup that wants to disrupt traditional media in Asia, just received its first round of funding

The News Lens, the Taipei-based startup that’s gaining a loyal following for its social approach to popular media, today revealed that it ...

  • December 11, 2013
  • at 4:00 pm
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What’s Uber’s strategy for gaining customers in Asia? One word: Puppies.

Uber is spreading rapidly throughout Asia and around the world, and as it attempts to conquer new markets, it must ramp up its marketing to ...

  • December 3, 2013
  • at 9:58 pm
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Linqapp wants to save you from all your foreign language conundrums

Mobile technology has provided language learners with various apps to ease the awkwardness of practicing a foreign tongue. Waygo and Flitto...

  • September 28, 2013
  • at 12:28 pm
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Uber Launches in Taiwan

After a Month of Quiet Testing, Uber Launches Officially in Taipei

After a month of quiet testing in Taiwan’s capital, Taipei, online car pick-up company Uber has now launched officially in the city. Uber...

  • July 30, 2013
  • at 2:59 pm
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Uber Launches in Taiwan

Uber Launches in Taiwan, Its Second Asian Launch This Week

As was suggested by recent job recruitment ads, online car pick-up company Uber has expanded to Taipei, the capital of Taiwan. The Uber blog...

  • June 28, 2013
  • at 11:51 am
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Cooliris hits 250M photos viewed, introduces integration with Google Drive

Cooliris, an app that aims to enhance how users view and share photos on mobile devices, has hit a new milestone: 250M photos viewed, up fro...

  • November 28, 2012
  • at 9:50 am
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Find Unique Travel Experiences With Local Guides Using Meetrip

While traveling can be lots of fun, some aspects of it can be quite mundane. Buying guide books and looking up “popular restaurants” usi...

  • September 18, 2012
  • at 1:00 pm
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Traveling to Beijing or Taipei? Try The Citipad iPad App

If you’re heading over to Beijing or Taipei during the upcoming festive season, you may want to consider downloading Citipad (iTunes link)...

  • November 17, 2011
  • at 12:47 pm
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This entrepreneur ditched a dream job at HTC for a pink bunny named TuTu

Startup founders often refer to their projects as “their babies” – implying that running a business requires the same amount of em...

  • January 9, 2014
  • at 10:47 am
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Foxconn to launch $6.8 million in-house startup incubator as it seeks to lead in wearables

Foxconn, the Taiwanese manufacturer best known for assembling products from major hardware makers like Apple and Sony, today revealed it wil...

  • December 11, 2013
  • at 11:45 am
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Panel discussion: What are the challenges for Taiwanese startups today?

On November 13, members from Taiwan’s tech community gathered at the HP Horizons Startups Summit to discuss Taiwan’s startup ecosystem ...

  • November 19, 2013
  • at 10:00 am
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Burpple gets over 700,000 reviews in 1 year, now provides food guides for Asian cities

Singapore-based Burpple has collected over 700,000 food reviews since launching last year. Starting out as an Instagram for food lovers, i...

  • September 12, 2013
  • at 3:40 pm
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Why is LINE popular in Taiwan and what can entrepreneurs learn?

Taipei Meetup: Why is LINE Popular in Taiwan and What Can Entrepreneurs Learn?

Hi folks, we are heading to Taipei next for our Tech in Asia Meetup. We have invited Craig Chen, business development and planning manager o...

  • July 10, 2013
  • at 8:00 pm
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Startup Scenes Across Asia: Let’s Look At 11 Of Asia’s Top Tech Cities

Asia is very young and fresh in terms of tech, so the continent is just getting started. In fact, economically, Asia’s only really had its...

  • May 27, 2013
  • at 11:00 am
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LifeCrumbs Allows You to Savour the Moments in Your Everyday Life

LifeCrumbs is a new social journal that allows you to share memorable moments in your everyday life. It aims to cut through the noise and ha...

  • November 9, 2012
  • at 4:19 pm
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Facebook World Hack Comes to Asia in September

Facebook (NASDAQ:FB) will travel to 10 cities all around the world for its World Hack competition starting from August 23 to October 1. The ...

  • August 9, 2012
  • at 5:00 pm
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Vetter Streamlines the Idea Generation Process

Canvassing ideas and then getting feedback can be a pain in the ass. But the internet world isn’t short of solutions. Some might use Faceb...

  • October 20, 2011
  • at 10:00 pm
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