1:30 pm on Feb 4, 2015 by Leighton Cosseboom
The Indonesian incubator has helped build 15 startups so far, and is not shy about taking the majority ownership of its portfolios in exchange for seed funding.
5:43 pm on Feb 3, 2015 by Leighton Cosseboom
The Surabaya-based site already features hundreds of independent content generators that serve more than one million unique monthly visitors.
6:50 pm on Feb 2, 2015 by Leighton Cosseboom
KapanLagi Network has partnered with MediaCorp. The news came earlier today during the exclusive premier of Channel NewsAsia’s Start-UP TV show in Jakarta.
10:00 am on Feb 1, 2015 by Enricko Lukman
The smart money coming into the country will help create more formidable local entrepreneurs.
11:30 am on Jan 31, 2015 by Paul Bischoff
Machine translations services like Google Translate, which one might presume to be Flitto's biggest competitors, are actually Flitto's biggest customers.
8:16 pm on Jan 30, 2015 by Leighton Cosseboom
The private investment club enables anyone with a bit of savings try to see a return on investment from startups, matching funders with Asian opportunities.
11:41 am on Jan 30, 2015 by Enricko Lukman
UberX’s base fare starts at Rp 3,000 (23 cents) aka very cheap.
9:33 am on Jan 30, 2015 by Terence Lee
With Netflix absent in Asia and the lack of online payment services, SingTel wants to seize the opportunity.
6:00 pm on Jan 28, 2015 by Daniel Tay
"By championing more local players, some of whom are not able to reach the masses easily, we are able to offer a far greater array of products then the current offering,” the founder explains.
1:48 pm on Jan 28, 2015 by Leighton Cosseboom
Yesterday news broke through local media that the Indonesian president was banning foreign acquisitions in several tech sectors. However, it’s not true.
5:45 pm on Jan 27, 2015 by Leighton Cosseboom
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.
4:42 pm on Jan 27, 2015 by Leighton Cosseboom
Indonesia’s president Jokowi asked the nation’s head of creative economy to protect several local tech businesses from overseas acquisitions.
9:00 am on Jan 27, 2015 by Leighton Cosseboom
VIP Plaza co-founder Tesong Kim announces a new Malaysia office and talks about a global expansion for the fast-moving flash fashion site.
7:05 pm on Jan 26, 2015 by Leighton Cosseboom
Indonesia has yet another site for freelance workers. Projects.co.id lets contractors earn a living by providing products and services to businesses online.
12:00 pm on Jan 24, 2015 by Daniel Tay
The team plans to expand into Indonesia and Philippines next, as well as grow the number of categories that they have.
4:45 pm on Jan 23, 2015 by Leighton Cosseboom
The startup employs motorcycle drivers to act as couriers in Jakarta. Customers can send their orders through chat apps like WhatsApp, BBM, and Line.
3:45 pm on Jan 23, 2015 by Steven Millward
Once dismissed as a cloner, now a growing number of phone brands are rushing to replicate China’s Xiaomi. But its secret sauce has a complex recipe...
1:15 pm on Jan 23, 2015 by Enricko Lukman
Most users still use 4-inch devices with 800x480p resolution.