Pokket is an Indian startup that has created a marketplace for consumers to get apps, games, and other digital content without paying a single cent.
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 companies will participate in the Silicon Valley Founder Institute (SVFI) program, where they will meet and get feedback from some of the world’s top technology CEOs.
This minimalist writing app for Chinese bloggers looks a lot like Medium, and it just got seed funding
Jianshu (literally translates to "simple book") is a minimalist writing and blogging environment reminiscent of Medium and Svbtle.
A Chinese social network for mothers has secured US$20 million in series B funding to help it grow. LMBang already has 20 million registered users.
While GrabTaxi currently has the second largest fleet of cab drivers locally, it remains to be seen if they can replicate their performance with luxury car hires.
Goodpatch, a young design firm in Tokyo, is becoming the company of choice for many in the tech community. Its CEO, Naofumi Tsuchiya, dropped out of college to become an entrepreneur.
Viibar, a Tokyo-based startup, is on a mission to liberate technical professionals from the stifling world of industrial video production. Founded by Yuta Kamisaka and three others in April 2013, Viib...
Rainbow.dot lets game developers select different genres of artwork ranging from characters, items, to backgrounds.
Tech in Asia rounded up six Japanese crowdfunding projects, ranging from interesting to absurd, with time still remaining. Things get weird at number five.
Baidu, Alibaba, and Tencent are racing to amass the broadest and highest quality library of educational courses.
Ray Teng, founder of safety wearable WaryBee, has a daughter and a son, and couldn't help but worry about their safety in lieu of kidnapping cases in Malaysia.
A group of Pakistani techies have today completed and published the Pakistan Startup Report 2014 and an accompanying Pakistan Startup Wiki.
Books, clothes, and electronics; these we have become familiar with in stores like Flipkart. Latest online marketplace Tolexo sells heat guns, drills, and so on
If nothing else, Juny “Acong” Maimun is a survivor. The 34-year-old founder and CEO of Indowebster sits relaxed on a chic blue sofa in the Indonesia Data Center (IDC), a space that features dozens of ...
Astroscale and Pocari Sweat's Lunar Dream Capsule will also be carrying an exclusive J-pop song to the moon.
Android/iOS app inLoyal stores all your loyalty programs in your phone, and lets you benefit from all the deals, discounts, and other rewards that brands offer.