Nana, a smart mat that was originally marketed as a safe and unobtrusive sleep tracker for babies, is now targeting a totally new segment.
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.
Simplilearn started off as a project management blog and has now gone ahead to provide short-term certification courses.
It’s far from game over for Playbasis.
There are many incubation programs, events, and coworking spaces for startups in the Philippines, but you don’t find all three in one hub.
Competitor Ola also entered the space with food delivery and is reportedly planning to start delivering groceries as well.
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.
Rage faces, Obama’s “not bad” face, something that looks like Dick Butt - welcome to China's oddest (and most fun) new social app.
Functional prosthetics are rarely used and can cost upwards of US$10,000. Exiii's bionic arm can be printed at home and assembled for US$300.
LabInApp, an India-based edtech startup, has raised a seed investment from Unitus Seed Fund and Madan Padaki of Sylvant Advisors Founded in 2012 in Hubli, LabIn...
Getting to know different communities and ecosystems across the world is difficult. You have to know the right people and they’ll have to, in turn, introduce yo...
China is still a country where people prefer to pay up-front – often with wads of cash. But that's not stopping startups from offering loans and microloans.
This US-based startup for office check-ins is expanding into Japan with the Japanese language and an important new client.
The site is brand new, and still getting its ducks in a row. But if done right, the concept could be an interesting ingredient for Jakarta’s busy streets.
Talk about drones usually revolve around their outdoor applications. Infinium Robotics thinks it can thrive by staying indoors.
The US$6 million fundraiser was co-led by Matrix Partners India and SAIF Partners.
Goodservice, a Delhi-based concierge app, raised US$1.6 million in seed funding from Sequoia Capital, the company announced today. Founded in 2014, Goodservice ...
The service helps developers identify and target premium users who tend to pay more.
It’s easy to spot the rapidly rising number of hotels and restaurants in Vietnam. But despite the industry’s noticeable growth, managing a hotel or chain restau...
The Malaysian startup wants to take advantage of the rapid growth it has seen in the past year.
Indonesia’s ecommerce scene is now looking like a gang war. Ardent Capital’s WhatsNew Group show up with guns blazing in the form of Moxy.
It has entered into a joint venture with Foxconn and Indian conglomerate Bharti to invest in cleantech startups in India.
Edsix Brain Lab’s games strengthen cognitive skills for critical thinking, learning agility, and increase attention span.
Skyland Ventures, a local, independent venture capital firm yesterday held its inaugural Skyland Ventures Fest Tokyo (SVFT) at Microsoft’s Tokyo offices, with T...
The funding round was co-led by Australian fintech venture capital firm H2 Ventures and Global Founders Capital, the investment fund of Rocket Internet.
Belong’s search and recommendation tool analyzes millions of individuals to find the best fit based on their culture and skill requirements.
Here’s our newest round-up of the featured startups on our site this week.
500 Startups’ investment strategy is unusual. Rather than betting on unicorns, they also look at centaurs and ponies. Investments in the region are growing fast...
A Taiwanese entrepreneur has global ambitions with this new collaborative design platform aimed at small businesses.
Like other startups in the space, Tazamart fails to impress.
This guy’s story of failing in Indonesia is refreshingly honest. Now he’s getting up and trying again
Danny Taniwan rom Medan in Indonesia started his first ecommerce venture with zero knowledge. He failed to build that startup, but came out stronger.