With new data and risk models, this startup wants to provide credit to many people who are currently not eligible for loans.
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It’s a crisis of confidence I have every so often: is what we’re doing here actually worthwhile? Are we, as an industry, solving the right problems? On the one ...
The company says that the funding is sufficient to see the business through to profitability.
This China-based startup is working on a social app that's about private moments of authenticity, not blasting the image of your "best you" to the masses.
CCTV says that the Apple iPhone is wasting a ton of data in standby mode. And they don't like those undeletable pre-installed apps either.
India’s hot startup is in the news again for the wrong reasons.
In a note that Jack Ma originally shared via Alibaba chat app Laiwang, Ma said that he was often asked if it is still viable to open a business on the Taobao ma...
Rumor has it that food delivery startup Foodpanda’s offices in Singapore got an unpleasant visit by the police. That did not happen, it says.
Hi TIA community! I’m Roy Law, the co-founder and CEO of TeamNote. TeamNote was officially launched to the market in 2014 after spinning off from AppTask, a mob...
I came across an interesting development today, and I’d like to crowdsource some opinions from all of the media junkies in Jakarta.
The digital media marketing company raises money for the first time to expand into new markets.
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HaloMoney leads the pack of financial comparison sites in Indonesia, at least in terms of the size of its war chest.
For Decoded Fashion’s first event in Asia, five startups will compete for a chance to demo their product or service at an Isetan department store.
It (usually) goes like this: Startup founder dreams up an idea that s/he believes will be “the web’s next big thing.” Founder locks themselves in basement for a...
Is a shift towards Japanese hardware startups happening? Hear from Takafumi Horie and Taiga Matsuyama at Tech in Asia Tokyo 2015
Catch the duo at our Tokyo conference as they discuss the promising next generation of Japanese hardware.
Smartphones have already changed the way you grab a cab and buy your groceries; the next thing your phone is going to shake up is how you enjoy a concert.
Chinese media are reporting that Didi is quietly hiring in the US, and there's some reason to believe that's true. But would a US expansion really make sense?
Undaunted by existing players, the firm aims to capitalize on Indonesian businesses' demand for office supplies, electronics, and cleaning products.
I am impressed by the size of the exits / fundraising by tech startups that are based out of Singapore. Anthony Tan of GrabTaxi (US$340m), Steve Melhuish of Pro...