Internet.org presents itself as an altruistic effort to get more people connected. But its telco partner isn't shy about its hopes to use the app for profit.
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 startup is getting new funds and a new CEO as co-founder Matthew Romaine takes center stage.
Dianhuabang's purchase of Storysense highlights the strengths and weaknesses of Beijing and Taipei as startup hubs.
959,600 emails have gone to the India’s telecoms regulator through a single website to stop telcos from controlling the internet. It’s a nationwide battle over net neutrality.
Girish Mathrubootham, founder and CEO of Freshdesk, shares with Tech in Asia just what it took to succeed globally, in the course of a chat about its latest US$50 million series E round of funding.
Michelle Phan shot to fame with her make-up tutorials on YouTube. Now she's a startup powerhouse. Her next move is going from the US to Asia.
“Eliminating programs that bring more people online won’t increase social inclusion or close the digital divide. It will only deprive all of us of the ideas and contributions of the two thirds of the ...
"It's no secret that Baidu's Japanese search engine never got much traction," admitted a Baidu spokesperson today.
"Hype from the 00's, meet Hype from the 10's"
Both the hyperlocal grocery delivery services are in expansion mode, one from Gurgaon near Delhi in the north, and the other from Bangalore in the south.
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...
Rather than pulling him away from work, "distractions" on the road actually gave Jay Meistrich the motivation needed to get work done.
Starting with the Philippines, a battery startup called TalinoEV has come up with a way to make electric vehicles as cheap to buy as gas-powered models.
Last month, Ola acquired TaxiForSure to gain a strong muscle against Uber. Now it has a huge new round of funding
Tokyo-based live-streaming service Twitcasting, launched in 2010, just broke 10 million users - without any love from Silicon Valley.
It doesn’t matter where the software-maker is based, in California or Coimbatore. The sales model of Software-as-a-Service evens the playing field, and puts Indian startups on a roll.