An app targeted at China's dancing grannies - the old ladies who dance in groups in supermarket parking lots and parks - has just raised a seed round.
There’s an app for that. It’s become less of a company slogan and more of the mobile generation’s mantra. Dozens, even hundreds of new apps are released every day, and only a very small percentage ever see the daylight of success. Still, we continue to see the innovation of mobile apps infiltrate our daily lives, replacing tedious tasks and entire industries alike.
Those who believe in an idea enough to startup have to first come to terms with living without pay cheques. But for Indians, that is not all. They also face soc...
Line earned US$236 million and increased its monthly active user count to 205 million between January and March.
Here’s why CommonFloor’s founder, Google’s India boss, and Amazon’s India chief love this food startup
What do the co-founders of CommonFloor, TaxiForSure, and Yo! China have in common with the MD of Google India and country manager of Amazon India?
This Tokyo-based startup used its prior experience in messaging and real-time video editing to release a launch-day app for Apple Watch.
In particular, a new four-seater category called GrabCar (Economy) will be added at a cheaper price point.
Another quarter, another period of record-breaking growth for Apple in Asian markets, and in China in particular.
Grab has designed an app for restaurateurs to track the delivery. With fresh funding, it will double the fleet of delivery boys to 1,000 to enter another city P...
To counteract negative user experiences, Google is removing non-mobile-friendly results from mobile search in favor of websites that give a better experience to...
This PR ploy allows Chinese tech companies to get some press attention by connecting themselves with a global brand like Apple.
In 2016, China is expected to blow past the US for the first time , hitting US$7.7 billion in mobile gaming revenues to become the top market for mobile games.
With founders Lei Jun and Lin Bin in attendance, Xiaomi VP Hugo Barra shows off the thinner Mi 4i, which comes in 5 colors.
Meet the anti-Snapchat. It's a video diary that stores your memories for later viewing.
Indonesia is Southeast Asia’s sweetheart for mobile-first products. Here are a few verticals for investors and startups to consider getting into early.
Xiaomi founders Lei Jun and Lin Bin took an auto rickshaw ride ahead of the global premiere of a new Mi phone in Delhi today.
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.
Virtual reality headsets on the market today are mainly about what you can see and hear. Basically, the user gets his or her own IMAX theatre. But the technolog...
Every Wednesday at noon, Chinese consumers will have the chance to grab used iPhones from Foxconn at massive discounts. High-end smartphones at low prices in on...
After debuting at KDDI’s demo day last July, Repro releases its alpha version.
China’s tech giants are working hard to make sure that consumers use their phones to pay for things. Today Alipay Wallet, the Alibaba-affiliated mobile wallet, ...
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.
If you’re one of those girls who have a wardrobe full of clothes but nothing they’d wear, here’s a solution for you.
Passengers love all the new ridesharing and taxi apps. Regulators hate them. But what do the drivers think about them?