This startup offers an easy way to sell and ship T-shirts of your own design.
Adways launches its popular Yoyaku Top 10 app pre-registration platform in Southeast Asia, starting with Thailand.
The first forum started last year in July, and has so far received positive feedback from the members, who include the founders of PatSnap, MoneySmart, and 2359media amongst others.
The head of Beijing's transportation committee has said that Uber's private-car business model is illegal. But that doesn't necessarily mean Uber and similar services are down for the count...
APUS Group, a mobile startup jointly based in San Francisco and Beijing, just raised a massive US$100 million series B round less than a year after the company was founded.
Apple had a record-setting fourth quarter in the Middle Kingdom, in more ways than one. Chief among them: it led the pack for smartphone sales nationwide.
China's Ministry of Commerce inspected 92 different products from ecommerce sites over the second half of 2014, and nearly 40 percent of them were fake.
India is now among the world’s top five markets for exits. It’s the only Asian country in the top five, as Canada has bumped China down to number six. The US stays number one.
In 1997, a gaming studio in Bangalore called Dhruva signed a contract with gaming company Infogrames Entertainment (now Atari) to port the action-shooter game Mission:Impossible to PC source. The Indi...
This Hokkaido startup made a name for itself with eco-friendly hardware, powered by wireless data and connected to mobile devices. Years later, its founder realized he was an IoT pioneer.
Fly? Karbonn? Cherry Mobile? These are smartphone brands you've never heard of, but they sell units in the millions. GMobi hooks up local OEMs with global app publishers looking to penetrate emerging ...
Beijing’s mayor just said it’s ‘not a liveable city.’ Here are 5 startup hubs in China that are much nicer
Every major city in China succumbs to pollution on some level, but there are other startup hubs in China to consider.
KDDI splits its latest investment between the US and Japan as it exercises the fund it made last summer.
This latest round is the largest in a string of large investments Ele.me has seen over the past couple of years.
Too shy to buy condoms and lube at the store? This new site wants to make it less awkward for Indonesians
With an average age of 28, Indonesians are sexually active. However, the nation’s conservatism makes them shy about buying sex products. AsmaraKu hopes to help.
The 7th edition of the accelerator’s demo day was a strong bounce back from a lackluster 6th edition. The organizing team used the theme of “0-1” to guide the selection process.
GHV's acceleration program offers sustainability funding of up to US$100,000 and other necessary resources to help fledgling startups reach the series A stage.
Indonesia’s president Jokowi asked the nation’s head of creative economy to protect several local tech businesses from overseas acquisitions.
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.
Modbot is a Singapore hardware-modding and painting startup in Singapore. Would you guess its founder got into this because of competitive gaming?
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.
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.
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 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.
PLDT’s SafeZone brings businesses closer to customers by offering access to their mobile apps and sites without data charges.
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.
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...