Muneeb Maayr doesn’t have the same background as most of his peers. That may prove to be the reason for his success.
Startups are Tech in Asia’s bread and butter. As Asia’s startup ecosystems grow, we’ll be here to document both their successes and failures. From seed-stage bootstrappers to multimillion-dollar exits, every startup worth its salt deserves a chance to be heard.
Housing founders didn’t know that investors were negotiating a deal with Quikr. They were slapped with a term sheet yesterday.
In the “Housing style” he picks up his marker to explain smallest of the details and fumbles to find alternative words to IIT-Bombay lingo *macha rahe hai* (mea...
Just two years ago, 3D printing was unheard of in Cambodia. Two Cambodian-American brothers are working hard to change that.
Transcosmos formed a new subsidiary in Thailand where it will transfer all assets of MetroDeal Holdings.
Speculation about which motorcycle startup is going to win the market is all the buzz in Jakarta. Here’s a visual comparison to help you place your bet.
The startup is seeing a rapid increase in bookings, and with the money it’ll expand aggressively in China and Southeast Asia.
Zimmber, a hyperlocal home solutions startup, announced today that it has raised a new round of funding of US$400,000 from by InMobi’s founding team Naveen Tiwa...
Shopistan is trying to reshape online retail habits in Pakistan.
The startup has a matchmaking algorithm which understands what the user needs and helps hire the right professional.
The product space in the beauty segment has several funded players while the on-demand beauty service space is catching up.
Consumers might perceive them as simple convenience, but on the flipside, these apps can and do dramatically improve the livelihood of vendors.
Here’s our newest round-up of the featured startups on our site this week.
Despite MERS scare, South Korea's premier accelerator attracts droves of entrepreneurs and investors to watch its latest graduating class.
First movers are rarely the last man standing. We look at three case studies to see what led to their downfall.
For Sompom, an indie game development studio based in Cambodia, dividing time between contract work and developing own games is a strategy that pays off.
Nice changes direction and broadens its horizon in an effort to attract more users and move beyond its homeland of China.
Getmypeon raised $250K from a businessman who runs a large retail company.
The Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) this week decided to make it easy for local startups to get listed on India’s stock exchanges. The relaxed reg...
With 12 million people entering India's job market every year, the nation's recruitment space requires some serious disruption.
The program will invest nearly US$50,000 into each of these startups without claiming any stake. It only takes equity if it funds at series A.
Philippine consumer technology firm Xurpas has acquired a 70 percent stake in Seer Technologies, a software company focused on mobile, cloud, and data technolog...
Why a foreign startup might choose to base their tech development team in Taiwan, and their candid views on the pros and cons behind such a decision.
When Japanese prime minister Shinzo Abe visited Silicon Valley in April, he told reporters of his desire to capture the region’s dynamism. As part of his new pr...
Opera’s coming to Manila to meet techies like yourself. Hear what’s the future of the web in the Philippines
Opera, the company with 350 million global monthly active users across its app suite, will be hosting a meetup on July 30 in Manila. Attend and gain some insigh...
Divvy began life in Sydney, Australia back in 2011 as a way for people to lease their unused car parking space through the internet. Its business is essentially...
The Shanghai-based startup designs and produces 3D-printed press-on nails and then sells them around the world.
If you’ve ever been to Vietnam during the Lunar New Year, you’d know that major cities like Ho Chi Minh city and Ha Noi empty out completely. They turn into des...
Roof is leaking, need a nanny, find me a gardener: the services sector in Indonesia is inefficient and needs change. Enter Seekmi.
BongoBD is the first video streaming portal in the country.