Notey has hints of being a throwback to web 2.0 with some modern skinning. Can it survive in the Buzzfeed era?
As with fundings done by Rocket Internet into its homegrown startups, the investment demonstrates its confidence in Carmudi.
An aluminum and carbon fiber car, coupled with advanced vibration resistance technology, allows Mitsubishi's new elevator to travel 1,080 meters per minute.
The search giant continues to reach out to China, even if its consumer-facing presence there remains minimal.
After years of being China’s number one smartphone brand, Samsung has now been deposed by Xiaomi. New data from IDC today reveals a painful drop for Samsung.
China Mobile is aiming at 250 million 4G subscribers by the end of the year.
The Japanese chat app continues to flesh out its lifestyle services suite.
Kuassa specializes in digital audio processing. It lets music junkies around the world download virtual amplifiers, effects pedals, and other useful plugins.
The founder was deeply impacted by the story of a young girl who had disguised herself as a boy for 12 years in order to be allowed to attend school.
Printing is not a hot sector, but Raksul’s growth is turning heads. The startup’s revenue shot up five-fold in the past year.
Gamevil just detailed its plans for 2015, and they are very ambitious.
Indian travel startup iTraveller has raised US$1 million in series A funding from ah! Ventures, LetsVenture, and Mantra Ventures. The Bangalore-based startup provides users with the option of selectin...
EA studio Firemonkeys has developed the first ever culturalized Chinese New Year update for the game.
A Chinese cryptocurrency exchange says that 7,170 bitcoins have been stolen by hackers. The current value is about US$1.75 million.
Through ZipMatch, Paredes is helping real estate brokers like herself to become more professional in dealing with clients.
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.
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.
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.
Bitcoin enthusiasts in China exchanged a total of RMB 10 million (US$1.6 million) in Chinese New Year gifts using the cryptocurrency.
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.
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...
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.
The 10-month old company has netted its second funding round and serves 600,000 users.
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.
Modbot is a Singapore hardware-modding and painting startup in Singapore. Would you guess its founder got into this because of competitive gaming?
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.
Sweet Summer World Challenge is the second game from Blue Boat and Sweet Summer, and it’s as adorable as you imagined.
Whistleblowing.jp uses multiple levels of encryption to allow leakers to contact reporters more safely. A controversial Japanese law could deter both.