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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.
From heavy machinery ecommerce to gamified medtech, our final event in the lead-up to Tech in Asia Tokyo 2015 didn't disappoint.
The company is often touted as one of the strongest companies in the current generation of Japanese startups. An international firm, Metaps is exiting just as i...
This startup raised $160k on Kickstarter to build the Window, a screen that displays 4K video of beautiful settings to help you relax at home.
By using a combination of AI, machine learning, and geospatial data, this Japanese loyalty app filters out the noise to send tailored offers just for you.
After events in Osaka and Fukuoka - and elsewhere across Asia - Tech in Asia is bringing our pitch contest series to Tokyo.
Recruit will utilize WOVN's translation widget to make navigating its websites easier for foreigners living in and visiting Japan.
Four startups competed in a Tech in Asia pitch battle on July 16 in Fukuoka, one of Japan's startup hotbeds. The winner will be at TiA Tokyo 2015 in September.
Decoded Fashion pitted hometown heroes against US challengers in Japan's first fashion-meets-tech pitch competition. Who came out on top?
Tech in Asia's Road to Tokyo Tour 2015 is coming to Fukuoka on July 16. Five startups will pitch battle for a single spot at Tech in Asia Tokyo this September.
Japanese startup Standing Ovation received $1.1 million in its second round of funding to grow its app, XZ Closet, a social media platform for women's fashion.
Quipper School allows teachers to manage classes, create and distribute assignments, and analyze each student’s performance digitally.
For Decoded Fashion’s first event in Asia, five startups will compete for a chance to demo their product or service at an Isetan department store.
As a fresh college graduate, Shota Horii spent a lot of time looking at women’s blogs. He wasn’t personally interested; Horii worked in online ad placement at A...
Five Kansai area startups pitched for a chance to win an all-expenses-paid trip to our main event in September.
Rakuten paid more than US$3.48 million for the tour marketplace. Expect more of such deals in the online travel space in the future.
Transcosmos formed a new subsidiary in Thailand where it will transfer all assets of MetroDeal Holdings.
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...
Come watch five local startups duke it out in a pitching contest for a chance to win transport, accommodation, and a startup booth at Tech in Asia Tokyo 2015.