5:45 pm on Jan 27, 2015 by Leighton Cosseboom
With an average age of 28, Indonesians are sexually active. However, the nation’s conservatism makes them shy about buying sex products. AsmaraKu hopes to help.
5:24 pm on Jan 27, 2015 by David Corbin
The 7th edition of the accelerator’s demo day was a strong bounce back from a lackluster 6th edition. The organizing team used the theme of “0-1” to guide the selection process.
12:46 pm on Jan 27, 2015 by Steven Millward
For Shreekant Pawar, his parents were the “first validation” of what he’d just made and is now hoping to sell. After seeing their ongoing battle with diabetes for 25 years, he’s now got them using the...
12:00 am on Jan 27, 2015 by Terence Lee
CreoPop is believed to be the first to develop a pen-shaped 3D printer with resin ink. The funding will help it tide through any manufacturing setbacks.
7:05 pm on Jan 26, 2015 by Leighton Cosseboom
Indonesia has yet another site for freelance workers. Projects.co.id lets contractors earn a living by providing products and services to businesses online.
5:21 pm on Jan 26, 2015 by Paul Bischoff
How do you get your app pre-installed on almost every Samsung Galaxy device sold in East Asia? Easy: you work at Samsung for 10 years first, of course!
5:00 pm on Jan 26, 2015 by David Corbin
Jay Winder came from Australia with no degree and unable to speak Japanese. Now, his startup is on the rise and funded by Naval Ravikant and Dave McClure.
11:30 am on Jan 26, 2015 by Judith Balea
Lenddo has proven its algorithm for verifying a customer’s identity and character works. Now it’s selling it to industries that have use for it.
6:00 pm on Jan 25, 2015 by Emily Goh
Here’s our newest round-up of the featured startups on our site this week.
12:00 pm on Jan 24, 2015 by Daniel Tay
The team plans to expand into Indonesia and Philippines next, as well as grow the number of categories that they have.
11:28 am on Jan 24, 2015 by Tanzila Imran
Plan X is arguably the largest startup accelerator in Pakistan. It was born out of Plan 9, which is the top startup incubator in the country.
7:00 pm on Jan 23, 2015 by Terence Lee
More plans and new initiatives as part of Singapore's push to become a smart nation.
5:00 pm on Jan 23, 2015 by Daniel Tay
Despite not having any relevant experience, Foo and his co-founder Fabio Miceli managed to bring the idea from inception to product in about a month.
4:45 pm on Jan 23, 2015 by Leighton Cosseboom
The startup employs motorcycle drivers to act as couriers in Jakarta. Customers can send their orders through chat apps like WhatsApp, BBM, and Line.
4:03 pm on Jan 23, 2015 by Paul Bischoff
Of its nearly 60 million monthly active users worldwide, ABP only has about 6.5 million in Asia.
1:30 pm on Jan 23, 2015 by David Corbin
The report shows Mercari with a sizeable lead, but Line Mall is more than meets the eye.
12:03 pm on Jan 23, 2015 by Paul Bischoff
Beibei, a Chinese ecommerce site specializing in items for infants and toddlers, raised US$100M in a series C funding round led by Capital Today and New Horizon
9:00 am on Jan 23, 2015 by Daniel Tay
According to a statement, Global Hackathon Seoul is dubbed as a “Korean culture infused hackathon + conference + modern job fair.”