The Shanghai-based startup designs and produces 3D-printed press-on nails and then sells them around the world.
Alibaba and its affiliate firm Ant Financial this afternoon launched MyBank, a new online bank for China.
Rage faces, Obama’s “not bad” face, something that looks like Dick Butt - welcome to China's oddest (and most fun) new social app.
China is still a country where people prefer to pay up-front – often with wads of cash. But that's not stopping startups from offering loans and microloans.
Ecommerce titan Alibaba is forming a RMB 6 billion (US$970 million) joint venture company to focus on web-connected on-demand services, such as food delivery.
It’s not a controller, it’s not a hub, and it’s not just for notifications. But this startup thinks the ELLA Assistant is a helpful addition to any household.
Ant Financial and the whole Alipay business was not part of Alibaba’s record-breaking IPO last year.
At a livestreamed event in Taiwan this afternoon, smart scooter startup Gogoro revealed the launch date and price for its sleek electric bike.
After fighting for hard-to-acquire users over the past decade, China’s streaming video sites are facing a new battle – getting people to pay up.
Weeks after the ban started, Beijingers are taking to WeChat, the hugely popular messaging app, to photograph and shame indoor smokers.
How fast is the average internet speed in your country? We have the answers across Asia, for both broadband and mobile data.
Among many revelations, Kalanick says China is likely to surpass the US as Uber’s biggest market by the end of the year.
Boxful, one of several Hong Kong startups that are shaking up the storage industry, revealed today that it has locked down US$6.6 million in series A funding.
“The Singapore-based team has since grown to 80 staff members in less than two years,” says Twitter’s Aliza Knox.
In practice, the anonymous social network sounds a lot like Whisper, Secret, or Yik Yak, but this new app instead focuses on your voice.
“When are you going to come to invade America? When are you going to compete with Amazon?" - Jack Ma says he's asked that a lot.
Chinaccelerator MD William Bao Bean hailed the fact that the current batch was made up of 50 percent female CEOs and 43 percent female founders.
New Weibo 'radar' feature just gave me a coupon for McDonalds. Apart from that, it's not very useful.
Here’s the latest installment in our country-by-country top-funded startups series – South Korea.
BoxGreen is focusing for the moment on the Singapore market, where the co-founding team is based.
Klook, which is based in Hong Kong, focuses on selling travel experiences and packages in Southeast Asian tourist hotspots.
Path, the ailing social network that launched in 2010, has sold out to Korean tech giant Daum Kakao.
Weibo, China’s Twitter-esque social network, has invested US$142 million into China’s biggest taxi app startup.
Southeast Asia lags behind the global average in terms of providing employee benefits, says a report by the International Labour Organization cited today by the...
Once again, Amazon is slower than Alibaba and its many Chinese rivals.
Uber is going green in China with a deal to run hybrid electric cars in one Chinese city.
As China’s young people get priced out of property, a new startup idea: ‘tiny apartments as a service’
They're cramped and there's no sofa, but several startups see a big future in their tiny serviced apartments.
Expedia has sold off its entire 62.4 percent stake in eLong, worth US$671 million. US$400 million of it was picked up by China's Ctrip.