Rather than trying to pack in as much variety as possible like rival O2O food delivery startups, Jacky's hones in on doing one thing very well: spicy shellfish.
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.
The organizers behind Austria's biggest tech event want to build a bridge between Asian startups and European investors.
Tees.co.id, an Indonesian marketplace that sells artwork on T-shirts and other products closed a round of seed funding from 500 Startups, 8Capita, and angels.
Listings on the home page include a 2008 Maserati, a US$13 million yacht, and a waterfront five-bedroom house.
Unitus is holding a series of competitions for edtech startups in India. Two winners from each competition get an opportunity to pitch for seed funding of US$16...
Instead of being locked down to a gaming console, Exvision's gesture-recognition module complements an endless library of smartphone and tablet games.
100 lucky Chinese startups are about to get a cash injection and some free cloud services courtesy of Microsoft's China branch and a few of its VC partners.
The tech play will increase the ratio of home deliveries and make the orders per store rise two-fold, says the Indian food startup’s founder in an exclusive cha...
Wifigen allows customers to access public wifi hotspots for free in exchange for a Facebook like.
Xurpas boosts its product portfolio by snapping a stake in MatchMe, which runs a real-time, multiplayer platform for mobile games.
Children are exposed to technology at a young age. With a playful approach, Coding(Indonesia); teaches kids how to use their devices for more than games.
Kickstart now eyes the more developed startups that have validated their markets and are looking to expand.
The pharmaceutical industry in Pakistan is worth over $2 billion, but it’s full of counterfeit products. This startup wants to end that.
As opposed to traditional rewards-based crowdfunding like Kickstarter, backers of projects on JD will be able to buy equity in the company they’re supporting.
TheMobileGamer‘s KotaGames service for browser-based games played on mobile browsers is apparently shutting down, reveal developers today whose games were featu...
Chinese cosmetics and skincare company Yu Jia Hui has raised an undisclosed funding round from Xiaomi founder Lei Jun and Shunwei Capital.
TripHobo offers travelers a wide selection of destinations and itineraries, but also tools to customize individual preferences.
Duriana gets ammunition to compete with Carousell.
FlipTrip removes the headaches of trip planning by helping you find a destination, search for adventures, and book accommodation and transportation - all in one...
Gunosy was first to the IPO finish-line, but SmartNews has the higher valuation now.
Beequick, a food and drink delivery startup, has announced it secured a US$20 million series B round of funding from Hillhouse Capital and Sequoia Capital.
Alibaba's Aliyun wants to help startups enter the cloud era with a massive new incubation program that has dozens of powerful partners.
Empower Generation's women entrepreneurs have sold over 12,000 solar lights, equipping some 46,000 Nepalese with cleaner and safer homes since 2011.
Online education continues to burn white hot in China as yet another O2O education startup rakes in a big funding round.
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...
Navigating the startup seas as a new investor or entrepreneur can be tricky business; it’s all about how you approach unruly waves and, depending on your skills...
This is the second batch of startups to graduate from the US-based retailer’s accelerator program in Bangalore.
Facebook isn’t up to the task of local events, so this startup wants to make it easier for people to find things happening nearby.
27 percent of online shopping happens on social media here. Enough for a plethora of new businesses to form around the phenomenon.
The informal guesthouse market is huge in Indonesia, and this startup claims the most complete selection
Millions of students and employees in Indonesia rely on informal guesthouses for accommodation. Infokost.id tries to connect room-owners and seekers.