Last week, the international press jumped all over the story of a new Chinese app that offers quotations from Xi Jinping. But how are Chinese users actually res...
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.
To Western game developers, China’s mobile gaming market looks like a potential goldmine. Mobile game revenues in the Middle Kingdom have been shooting up at br...
Zoomcar offers a hyperlocal self-drive service. The app enables users to unlock the rented car in the nearest parking lot, and drive away without need for human...
The telco debuted two prepaid SIM card vending machines for foreign tourists last week, with more to come ahead of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.
Six months after cancelling its previous bid, Line has a new CEO and a host of new services.
At an event today in Singapore, Samsung revealed launch dates for the new Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge phones across Asia.
Duriana gets ammunition to compete with Carousell.
Gunosy was first to the IPO finish-line, but SmartNews has the higher valuation now.
Last week, US- and Spain-based mobile startup Monkimun told Tech in Asia that it had raised a US$1M funding round to bolster its language-learning apps. And alt...
How China's fast-growing smartphone maker works with Yeelink, a company that makes smart lightbulbs.
B2X wants to transform the traditional smartphone servicing ecosystem in India with multi-brand customer care centers to handle products from the top manufactur...
Xurpas buys a significant stake in PT Sembilan Digital Investama, a mobile content development and distribution business in Indonesia.
Amazon is now trying something new in India, allowing shoppers to get food and other essentials delivered from nearby convenience stores.
US$100 phones used to be awful. The original Xiaomi Redmi changed that when it appeared in 2013. But can the new Redmi 2 still compete in 2015?
The Philippines leapfrogs Vietnam, which drops to the fourth spot, according to the IDC.
Philippine budget phone maker Cherry Mobile overtakes South Korean giant Samsung as the leading smartphone vendor in the Philippines in 2014, IDC reports.
Post and sell do-it-yourself projects on the app. You can also earn more from the sale of materials used in your projects.
Gunosy is the first startup in the news app war to the IPO finish line.
On social media, trending jokes and topics are always in flux. Indonesia’s Cupslice captures and brings them to life in its custom photo editing app.
With the growing demand for 4G connectivity, and the word ‘smart city’ becoming a buzz, local telcos are ramping up infrastructure efforts in Indonesia.
Uber and the Times of India Group today jointly announced a new partnership that will help the on-demand car service with its roll-out across India.
Ola, India’s top homegrown on-demand car service, is trying something new today with the launch of Ola Cafe.
Qihoo's new mobile OS market is targeted squarely at Xiaomi, with claims that it will be better than MIUI.
Vivid’s smartphone app integrates into the contact center solution of a company, giving the entire menu in a visual format on your phone or tablet.
A list of smartphone producers that have a foothold in the Indonesian market and may stand to gain from the archipelago’s incoming regulation on 4G handsets.
A edutainment app from the West has become one of China's top-grossing kids apps. How did PlayKids do it?
Angel investors from the US, India, and Singapore have just invested in wWhere, a map-based app that aims to solve a range of location-related problems people f...
Xiaomi Mi 4 owners can choose to flash the Windows 10 ROM onto their device, replacing the stock Android-based MIUI operating system.
Messaging app WeChat now has 500 million monthly active users (MAUs), parent company Tencent revealed today.
It'll be a long process though, so don't expect MyRepublic to offer any mobile plans this year.