Click a picture of somebody wearing a dress you like, and Mad Street Den’s AI platform can find its closest match on an ecommerce site
With Netflix absent in Asia and the lack of online payment services, SingTel wants to seize the opportunity.
China is lifting further restrictions on game consoles, but don't get excited. This still doesn't mean a windfall for any foreign game companies.
Alibaba's Q4 earnings report reveals it now has more active shoppers than the entire population of the US. Yee-hawwwwwwwww!
ZTE isn’t tuned in to what consumers have to say – a connection that Xiaomi not only values, but relies on.
Just over 40 percent of the stuff that Chinese people buy online is fake, said a recent government-backed report.
The Tokyo-based Bitcoin exchange will use the latest investment for marketing, hiring, and overseas expansion.
Zomato is at it again. A couple of weeks after entering the US market with the acquisition of Urbanspoon, the Indian company today acquired Turkey’s restaurant discovery portal, Mekanist, for an undis...
99.co differentiates itself from the market by promising a pure search experience untouched by paid classifieds, which is what competitors are doing.
Freightos is injecting some much needed exigency into the sector. It’s the first company in the world to offer instant quotes for end-to-end freight shipping.
Motorola revealed today that it has sold three million smartphones in India since the brand relaunched in the country in February 2014.
Japanese consumers will be the first outside of the US and Canada to receive the Android TV-powered device.
We have promised you a bigger, better, crazier Tech in Asia Singapore for our 2015 edition coming up on May 6-7. We are doing our damnedest to make sure we do not come off as liars. One group of peopl...
California-based Bitwage launches a Bitcoin-powered payroll service that allows American companies to pay workers outside the US in their local currencies.
That's growth of 126 percent year-on-year.
Samsung released its Q4 2014 earnings report today, revealing an entirely expected slump in smartphone sales caused by sharper and cheaper competition around the world. Here are the highlights (or, mo...
Uber already has an uphill ride, trying to comply with radio taxi license rules in India. And now the road’s getting steeper with two of its main rivals merging.
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?
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.
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.
The 10-month old company has netted its second funding round and serves 600,000 users.
Indonesia’s big conglomerate Lippo Group just launched its ecommerce site MatahariMall. It invested $500M and hopes to become the archipelago’s Alibaba.
Modbot is a Singapore hardware-modding and painting startup in Singapore. Would you guess its founder got into this because of competitive gaming?
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.
DataStreamX believes it can become the go-to marketplace for real-time data. Now it just needs to sign on some customers.
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.
PLDT’s SafeZone brings businesses closer to customers by offering access to their mobile apps and sites without data charges.
The move could help the firm win over more consumers, and also help place it in a more favorable legal position.
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.
500 Startups claims to be the first major accelerator and seed stage investor from Silicon Valley to set up shop in South Korea.
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...