Upstart Chinese phone maker Xiaomi revealed today that its version of Android, called MIUI, now has 100 million users.
Online cricket games are a huge draw during the World Cup. Here are eight of the best to keep you engaged during cricket’s biggest carnival.
You'll be amazed and horrified just how much Chinese startups intentionally misrepresent their funding rounds.
Philippine telco Smart unveils world’s first direct billing service for App Store and iTunes purchases
Filipinos subscribed to Smart Communications will no longer need credit cards to purchase downloads for their Apple devices.
Speaking at Xiaomi’s ‘meet the media’ event in San Francisco, Hugo Barra ruled out launching Xiaomi smartphones or tablets in the US in 2015.
The business accounts are now available in 17 languages. There is a paid option for individuals and organizations who want to connect with large fan bases.
Zhou Hongyi let spill a couple of details about his company's $400 million dive into the smartphone market, and they don't bode well.
Created by Japanese entrepreneurs, the app was only available in the US. Now it’s coming to Asia.
The week-long course - from March 15 to 20 - will be conducted by faculty members who teach the Stanford MBA program.
Do you miss the glory days of operatic Soviet-style Chinese propaganda? Fret not, because China's internet censorship authorities are bringing it back with this new music video.
Healthcare in India is crying out for tech solutions. The country has one of the poorest doctor-patient ratios and the population is increasing at a faster rate than the number of doctors.
More than 300 people will likely lose their jobs as the gaming and pachinko giant restructures into three main business groups.
Here are ten interesting Indonesian ecommerce players that are excelling at mobile shopping.
The investment comes quickly after the live music startup won the recently concluded edition of the Alpha Startups pre-accelerator program.
China's three biggest internet firms basically own the Chinese internet.
The investment gives Line access to a pipeline of young female stars.
Kalsoom Lakhani, founder and CEO of Pakistan’s Invest2Innovate startup accelerator, believes that people tend to get more entrepreneurial when life gets tough.
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?
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.
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.
Modbot is a Singapore hardware-modding and painting startup in Singapore. Would you guess its founder got into this because of competitive gaming?
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.
DataStreamX believes it can become the go-to marketplace for real-time data. Now it just needs to sign on some customers.
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.
Bitcoin enthusiasts in China exchanged a total of RMB 10 million (US$1.6 million) in Chinese New Year gifts using the cryptocurrency.
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.
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...
Indonesia’s big conglomerate Lippo Group just launched its ecommerce site MatahariMall. It invested $500M and hopes to become the archipelago’s Alibaba.
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.