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 latest iteration of Beatrobo's PlugAir hardware uses sound waves to authorize ecommerce payments, just by plugging it into a mobile device's audio jack.
A Japanese entrepreneur created a special sensor kit that allow anime-themed body pillows to talk (and moan) when touched.
Samurai Incubate is trying to build its footprint in Israel, to help stimulate growth back home.
GLM's latest investment will be used to expand domestic sales of its Tommykaira ZZ EV and to produce a left-hand-drive model for international markets.
Get the best out of the startup-investor speed dating session at Tech in Asia Tokyo 2015.
Nota combines a take-over-the-world mentality, honed in the US, with humble Kyoto roots.
“This involves taking an enormous risk in my life once again. However, I am extremely confident about the future of the SoftBank Group,” says Arora.
Presenting to you the winners from each leg of our Tech in Asia Tour.
Tokyo startup UPQ hopes to revitalize Japan's struggling consumer electronics industry with affordable gadgets sold direct to consumers.
With 10 million downloads in its first month and 96 percent of players outside of Japan, Brain Dots solidifies Translimit as a mobile gaming hitmaker.
Ptengine collects data about web visitor behavior, which can then be used to optimize your site's design and boost conversion rates.
A fish hobbyist and entrepreneur has named his first product Dokdo Tank - a smart aquarium that he hopes evokes imagery of the disputed Korean islets.
Japanese startup Sorabito has created Allstocker, the new marketplace where you can buy a bulldozer… in your underwear. What else could you want?
How do you get fluent in a language? It's not about taking classes, it's about talking with native speakers and getting practice.
From heavy machinery ecommerce to gamified medtech, our final event in the lead-up to Tech in Asia Tokyo 2015 didn't disappoint.
The company is often touted as one of the strongest companies in the current generation of Japanese startups. An international firm, Metaps is exiting just as i...