Chinese phone maker Meizu today unveiled the M1 Note, which looks like a shamelessly cloned and supersized iPhone 5c.
Momo, the Chinese location-based social network for meeting strangers with similar interests, has backed a new venture in the US – Blupe.
A spicy sting for Uber's stint in China.
Singapore-based blogger advertising network Gushcloud received an unpleasant Christmas surprise. Xiaxue, a popular but polarizing blogging personality whose real name is Wendy Cheng, wrote a scathing ...
Break out the coffee and energy drinks, an ecommerce-focused hackathon with huge rewards will pass through four Asian cities in 2015.
In seven years, the company has processed over $1.6 billion worth of transactions.
In December, all three telcos commercially rolled out their 4G connections in Indonesia.
China’s Cloudwise has secured funding from Sequoia Capital, the startup revealed today. The investment is worth US$15 million.
Here’s our full list of Alibaba’s investments and acquisitions so far this year, according to ITJuzi’s database and our own archives.
Withdrawal through 450 ATMs nationwide - without the use of an ATM card - is now an option for Coins.ph users. Here’s how it works.
This one-button game made by Malaysian students Hafiz Azman and Winston Lee looks simple, but has surprising depth.
As the world of mobile payments integrates with social media, the lines between communication and commerce will continue to blur.
The world will surpass 2 billion active smartphone users by 2016 and hit 2.5 billion by 2018.
As China's ecommerce market grows more fragmented, startups like Yetang make niche plays.
Indonesia has quietly become a great place to do business. The country finally seems to have cast off many of the problems that plagued it for years.
Thailand government listens in on entire country’s 33 million Line users, says ICT minister (UPDATE: Line denies)
Thailand's ICT Minister said Thai authorities “can monitor all of the nearly 40 million Line messages sent by people in Thailand each day.”
By creating this fund, it hopes to find “new sources of growth for Daum Kakao” and move away from its core messaging service.
China's Ubuntu Kylin OS, which just released a new alpha version, isn't really made in China. But that could actually be a good thing.
Consumers in Thailand are using Instagram stores to discover products and then discuss the sale via Line.
Is it a security measure, or is it protectionism? I'm inclined to side with the latter.
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.
Zuckerberg broke out his Chinese again to wish the Middle Kingdom a happy Spring Festival. But is he just wasting his time?
One Tesla driver in China took matters into his own hands by plugging his Tesla Model S into a utility pole.
Five early-stage startups in Hong Kong have emerged to offer the exact same service: on-demand storage for your junk. It's not a new model, but it's a good one. How might this competition evolve?
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.
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.
Cricly, a new Android app, lets you look up live cricket scores on your phone’s lockscreen. This solves the hassle of locating an app each time you need a score update.
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.
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...
DataStreamX believes it can become the go-to marketplace for real-time data. Now it just needs to sign on some customers.
Jakarta is a megacity with a bad rep for underserving its inhabitants. Regular floods, fires, record-breaking traffic gridlocks, and pollution make life in Indonesia’s capital a daily stress test. But...
Convo's Shehryar Hydri speaks on what Pakistan needs to build a thriving ecosystem at Tech in Asia's first meetup in the country.
This bro-sis duo returned to India to bring ecommerce to industrial buyers, and they just raised $2M
From hydraulic grinders to boring bars, industries large and small can get their supplies online on IndustryBuying.com, instead of doing the rounds of wholesale hardware markets.