Available only in two cities right now, Diandao has just secured US$5 million in series A funding to assist with its growth.
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Barry Freeman, Jimubox CFO and co-founder, tells Tech in Asia that the earlier tie-up with Xiaomi helped the startup see a big boost in traffic.
While Facebook’s revenue from Asia is growing, the vast majority of that is from advertising. So what about in-app purchases and stickers...?
In Asia, the headline number is that Facebook now has 471 million monthly active users (MAUs) in Q1 2015. In terms of daily active users, it's 270 million.
India’s Zomato today revealed that it has acquired US-based NexTable for an undisclosed sum.
Across Asia, there are a number of relatively new phone brands playing to their strengths in home markets, aiming to steal sales away from Samsung.
The shift to mobile-only is optional for now, but an Alibaba representative tells Tech in Asia that two million merchants have already opted for this.
Japanese ecommerce titan Rakuten this morning announced that it’s taken a less than 10 percent stake in Chinese online shopping discounts site Fanli.
US-based startup OneSignal (formerly GameThrive) just got a big boost with funding from the VC arm of Rakuten.
"It's no secret that Baidu's Japanese search engine never got much traction," admitted a Baidu spokesperson today.
Baidu’s smartwatch OS will first appear on a new watch from a "major manufacturer" in June.
Chinese video streaming site LeTV branched out into smartphones today with the launch of three models based at the high end of the market. At an event in Beijing, LeTV CEO Jia Yueting slammed phone ma...
Between Dianping itself and a couple of other investments, Tencent has China’s growing food delivery sector on lockdown.
Now based in Seattle, the Chinese entrepreneurs have created Pixotale as a way for people to tell a story with a bunch of photos.
Xiaomi’s India boss, Manu Kumar Jain, today announced new ways for Indian consumers to buy its smartphones or tablets, including via Amazon.
Quikr, a classifieds site that’s one of India’s best-funded startups, today revealed that it has secured a further US$150 million in funding. This is its eighth major round of funding, which now total...
With 80 million monthly unique visitors, 9gag is a viral media powerhouse that’s now embracing mobile gaming.
China's tech titans used to trample local startups, but now they're offering funding as they seek out partnerships.