Indonesians can now stock their quarters with cheap Chinese goods.
The startup is brand new to Jakarta, and lets anyone build an online store for free. It allows for unlimited products and is designed to thrive on mobile.
One year after getting bought by Naver, Gogolook continues to look for growth.
Online payment solutions provider Paynamics seeks to be a catalyst of ecommerce growth in the region
Helping the Philippine startup in this goal is Tokyo-based global internet and ecommerce startup incubator Beenos.
Korean sandbox MMORPG recently announced its upcoming availability in English. Here’s why OddOne Games decided to do it, and how it started developing in the first place.
This Hokkaido entrepreneur wants to ensure that tourists can enjoy an authentic Japanese dining experience without getting lost in translation.
Millions of small and medium enterprises in India struggle to get working capital from traditional banks. Capital Float uses tech and data to crack this problem.
Online recruitment has remain unchanged for years. Glints wants to change that, and in the process impact higher education too.
I hate running. But having a virtual coach tracking my metrics and giving me real-time updates has, somehow, made the process quite a bit more enjoyable.
With so much money going into the local tech scene, one wonders which Singapore-based internet companies are the grand winners in the race to get funded.
China's mobile gaming market may not be very profitable outside of a few games, but it generated a lot more revenue in 2014 than it has in previous years, despite only small growth in the number of mo...
Chinese smartphone glucometer Dnurse raised millions in an undisclosed series A round led by SAIF and Innovation Works. It's an investment that makes a lot of sense given China's sharp rise in diabete...
A startup from Taiwan is hoping to liven up office presentations and classroom demonstrations.
It’s that time of the year. Valentine’s Day is around the corner, love is in the air, and right wing culture warriors in India threaten to forcibly marry couples who express their love on the 14th. Ar...
Zig Bang, an apartment hunting app from Korea, raised a US$18 million funding round from previous investors including Stone Bridge, Company K Partners, & others
The pitch contest saw 10 companies with global aspirations from diverse industries. IoT, SaaS, fintech, med tech, and more were all represented.
Is it a security measure, or is it protectionism? I'm inclined to side with the latter.
One Tesla driver in China took matters into his own hands by plugging his Tesla Model S into a utility pole.
Zuckerberg broke out his Chinese again to wish the Middle Kingdom a happy Spring Festival. But is he just wasting his time?
The BesTV subsidiary in charge of China's Xbox One didn't have a great 2014, financially speaking. And ecommerce numbers suggest its 2015 could be even worse.
Cheers adds a new dimension to social messaging: aside from texts and multimedia content, users can send ‘gifts’ - or their equivalent amount - right into a friend’s digital wallet.
In this guest post, Indonesian tech luminary Andi S. Boediman explains what Indonesia needs to do to build on its vast market and huge potential.
The 10-month old company has netted its second funding round and serves 600,000 users.
DataStreamX believes it can become the go-to marketplace for real-time data. Now it just needs to sign on some customers.
Indonesia’s big conglomerate Lippo Group just launched its ecommerce site MatahariMall. It invested $500M and hopes to become the archipelago’s Alibaba.
The telco-backed marketplace is approaching its one-year anniversary, and CEO James Lee lets the public in on how much has been invested to date.
SquadRun gets mobile ‘players’ to do crowdsourced jobs, bags funding from founders of Zomato, Slideshare
It’s a business model that seems well-suited for a large, increasingly mobile population in India. Companies like Freecharge, which rewards users for using the platform to top-up their phones, have sh...
Modbot is a Singapore hardware-modding and painting startup in Singapore. Would you guess its founder got into this because of competitive gaming?
Bitcoin enthusiasts in China exchanged a total of RMB 10 million (US$1.6 million) in Chinese New Year gifts using the cryptocurrency.
Line Taxi is taking advantage of a key partnership with a local taxi company’s army of cars, expanding its reach far beyond that of Uber’s.
Where should China's charitable giving go? Is enough of it coming back to China? Is Jack Ma taking his money overseas? In a new blog post, Ma fires back at critics and the media.
Social Media Week Jakarta is a hot spot for the industry this month. Here’s what we learned from BuzzFeed’s VP of international, Scott Lamb.
500 Startups claims to be the first major accelerator and seed stage investor from Silicon Valley to set up shop in South Korea.
Google is today rolling out support for the Burmese language in Gmail. Users in Myanmar can now find an option for their language in Gmail’s settings pane.