Japanese ecommerce giant Rakuten opened a development center in Bangalore in June. Now, so has Redmart from Singapore.
Entrepreneurs often want to help the journalists on their beat, but don’t know what to do. Here’s how.
Asians are infamous for not getting satire, so the Facebook tag can help its users in the region.
A nasty prank on Facebook was the tipping point for the Malaysian government, who is now considering banning the social media website
Smartphone penetration in the Philippines is rising fast, so enterprising entrepreneurs should take note.
Ed-tech startup Quipper thinks a freemium model will allow it to capture the Philippine educational market.
Facebook is now showing a different notification icon to users in the eastern hemisphere. Facebookers in Asia and Africa now see their own continents in the ico...
The research showed that youths who socialise with peers who are friends with, or who are themselves, gang members are highly susceptible to being drawn into th...
An impostor on Facebook has been posing as Dota design lead IceFrog, and spreading false information about a new character and the future of WC3 Dota.
Startup hubs like to portray themselves as meritocracies but sexism is pervasive. To a man it may not be apparent. To a woman it can feel like a thousand cuts.
Facebook hits new milestone, now makes an average of $1 from each of its 410 million active users in Asia
The newest Q2 2014 earnings release from Facebook shows yet more strong growth for the social network in Asia.
“Hidden Chat” allows the user to have private chats with friends which will be automatically deleted within one minute.
As WeChat slowly opens up to the world, no developer that wants to break into China should write it off as too closed to consider.
This new chat app promises anonymous and untraceable free speech for people living under oppressive regimes
Hassanal Bolkiah, Sultan of Brunei, is one of the world’s richest men and has a reputation not just for his luxurious lifestyle and his collection of more than ...
We take a closer look at the life and times of social entrepreneur, Janine Chiong.
These days, everyone is curious to know the impact that the world’s social networking behemoths have on political campaigns. Earlier this week, Tech in Asia ran...
Does clicking on the 'Accept' button of Facebook's data use policy, which it tweaks from time to time, constitute 'informed consent'?
The missed call is a lucrative business in India. Facebook now wants to tap on that by working with Bangalore startup Zipdial.
Facebook (NASDAQ:FB) launched an election tracker called Facebook Suara Indonesia for one of its biggest nation user-bases on the planet.