A new invention currently being tested in Hong Kong claims it can reduce air pollution in an open outdoor space by an average of 40 percent.
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Michelle Phan shot to fame with her make-up tutorials on YouTube. Now she's a startup powerhouse. Her next move is going from the US to Asia.
SkyStar launched in late 2013, in a setting reminiscent of the fictional space city Elysium. The incubator is now hatching its second batch of startups.
Startups targeting the mobile gaming market were some of the earliest examples of new tech-based disruptive businesses. Now they’re looking to consolidate.
The services marketplace scene is heating up in India with most marquee early stage investors taking a bet on the space.
Logistics are tough in the region’s large yet fragmented ecommerce markets. Companies like aCommerce offer end-to-end control, others find their niche.
A three-wheeler booking service is a first for Uber, which had started out with only luxury sedans when it first arrived in India.
It doesn’t matter where the software-maker is based, in California or Coimbatore. The sales model of Software-as-a-Service evens the playing field, and puts Ind...
In case you’re curious, here are Indonesia’s 15 best-funded tech startups to date.
Unitus is holding a series of competitions for edtech startups in India. Two winners from each competition get an opportunity to pitch for seed funding of US$16...
27 percent of online shopping happens on social media here. Enough for a plethora of new businesses to form around the phenomenon.
A team of HTC alumni is looking to bring souped-up smart scooters to Asia's metropolises.
The informal guesthouse market is huge in Indonesia, and this startup claims the most complete selection
Millions of students and employees in Indonesia rely on informal guesthouses for accommodation. Infokost.id tries to connect room-owners and seekers.
B2X wants to transform the traditional smartphone servicing ecosystem in India with multi-brand customer care centers to handle products from the top manufactur...
They make a median RMB 9,420 (US$1,515) per month. By comparison, the median salary for a web developer in America is US$4,473.
Want to learn to to be the best entrepreneur in China? Jack Ma's founder training school just opened in Hangzhou. But getting in is nearly impossible.
Initially modelled on Airbnb, OYO Rooms now lists only rooms from budget hotels. From 200 hotels in 10 Indian cities, it wants to expand to 1,000 hotels by the ...
The new fund, Accel India IV, will invest in very early stage startups and those already in the growth trajectory.
Online Fashion store Zalora just turned three. The company, born out of the Rocket Internet family in early 2012, is headquartered in Singapore and also operate...
This Bangalore-based startup, founded by a doctor, is building an app-based academic support system for doctors, and it just got seed funding from Kae Capital, ...
The future of ridesharing and transportation apps in China remains unknown.
Lippo Group’s latest ecommerce venture blows its nose with Benjamins, and claims a localized advantage over any other online retailer in the archipelago.
Lazada Group’s CEO Maximilian Bittner gives a statement about the future of both ecommerce sites.
2014 is the year where Southeast Asia proved itself to be a worthy challenger to Silicon Valley, and people are beginning to take notice of it.
Jack Ma is no longer China's richest man - for now.
Rocket Internet churned out a new startup today with the launch of Everjobs. It’s a jobs classifieds site that launches first in Sri Lanka and Myanmar.
Cash is king in Pakistan, which hampers retailers, consumers, and even startups.
The island's answer to Fab and Gilt has carved out a space for itself amid a booming domestic ecommerce industry.
A list of strategies to help get your Indonesian tech company noticed. These tips can also be useful for foreign companies looking to enter the market.