Earlier this week, the pixel-perfect Secret clone vanished from the iOS App Store in mysterious circumstances. Now it’s heading back with a new name and a refre...
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Tokyo-based translation platform Gengo revealed earlier today that it has translated over 200 million words to date.
Only a week after GrabCar first launched in Malaysia, the service is now available in Manila
While Indonesia’s mobile industry has abundant potential, it’s game developers who are mostly leading the way. That’s not a bad thing of course. Today there’s a...
One of the many lifelong struggles that we face has to be managing our personal finances. DrWealth wants to help with that.
HalalMinds uses a barcode scanner to let users verify if a product is halal - an especially useful feature for those who can't read Japanese.
By completing surveys or viewing ads, users are rewarded with prepaid phone credits that can be used for making calls or using mobile internet.
South Korea-based HelloMarket is like Craigslist on steroids, with a better interface oriented around photos and a built-in escrow payments system. Today it got...
440,000 people die from preventable medical errors yearly in America. I3 Precision wants to change that.
Unified Inbox centralizes external conversations, social engagement and internal team collaboration all in one place.
FreakOut's DSP platform matches brands with the most effective advertising spot for each impression by utilizing a massive amount of stored audience data.
8securities, seeking US$5M Series B, launches in Japan and introduces new services.
Too many business cards? Japan’s Sansan gets $14 million to bring its cloud-based contact manager to the US
Tokyo-based startup Sansan receives $14M from DCM to bring its cloud-based contact manager to the US.
Hulu founding CTO and Flipboard CTO Eric Feng: Don’t listen to your investors, never stop recruiting
Eric Feng spoke to a packed house about the trials and tribulations of his entrepreneurial journey, and gave aspiring entrepreneurs his unique advice about how ...
PeaTix’s growth is something its founders attribute to their ability to focus on customers’ needs.
East Ventures has invested in Indonesia’s Ralali, a B2C ecommerce site which focuses on selling industrial supplies, and MRO equipment.
Malaysia-based startup GrabTaxi is trying something new for people who want something fancier than a grubby city cab. It’s called GrabCar.
A Thai telco AIS has announced its three winners from its latest incubator program.
Thailand’s leading restaurant review site Wongnai has just secured funding from the investment subsidiary of Recruit Holdings Co., Ltd.
Having the mindset to start a business is good, but having the mental strength to bounce back after several failed ventures and really make it in the end is som...
In light of the tragedy of flight MH370, Flight Tracker might just be the app worried families need for reassurance.
Uniqly’s do-it-yourself website service allows merchants to create their own estore on multiple platforms.
On the optics front, ANTVR uses an aspherical lens, which produces a true 4:3 display without the edge distortion produced by spherical lenses like those in the...
HanksterClub is a dating service that helps users meet new people, but in the much-less-intimidating setting of a group date.
Singapore startup Astroscale and Japanese sports drink company Pocari Sweat will deliver a time capsule to the moon next year.
Tokyo-based startup BASE, a company that aims to help users to create an ecommerce website within 30 seconds has raised $3 million from Global Brain.
Achieving success as an entrepreneur anywhere is a challenge, so while I could understand the appeal of targeting Silicon Valley, there are enough factors to co...
Japan-based Terra Motors – the company that develops, manufactures, and sells electric scooters and tuk-tuks – announced today that it has secured a US$10 milli...