A Baidu spokesperson tells Tech in Asia that Keru Cloud "fits in very well with what we're doing as far as connecting people with services."
Available only in two cities right now, Diandao has just secured US$5 million in series A funding to assist with its growth.
With the fresh funds, the startups plans to expand to 12 cities in the US by the end of the year.
Barry Freeman, Jimubox CFO and co-founder, tells Tech in Asia that the earlier tie-up with Xiaomi helped the startup see a big boost in traffic.
India-based Simplilearn, an online education startup for professionals seeking IT certifications, has secured $15M in series C funding led by Mayfield.
The four-year-old startup claims to have two million products across categories like clothing, handicrafts, jewellery, and art from 12,000 artisans and will use the capital for scaling up.
The service will be launching throughout 2015 in key Southeast Asian territories.
A new startup from Beijing that specializes in salad delivery today announced it raised "tens of millions" of RMB (at least $1.6M) in a series A funding round.
"Irregular home layouts, tiny room sizes, and varying tastes make readymade furniture suboptimal for the market. This makes StitchWood's offering a solution to a uniquely Indian problem.”
After debuting at KDDI’s demo day last July, Repro releases its alpha version.
The startup is getting new funds and a new CEO as co-founder Matthew Romaine takes center stage.
Girish Mathrubootham, founder and CEO of Freshdesk, shares with Tech in Asia just what it took to succeed globally, in the course of a chat about its latest US$50 million series E round of funding.
Tiger Global, Accel Partners, and Google Capital have just pumped $50 million in a fresh round of capital into customer support software-maker Freshdesk from India.
The two-year-old e-store has a database of over 100,000 medicines. It is currently operational in Delhi NCR, Bangalore, and Bhubaneswar and is looking to rapidly expand across cities.
Japanese ecommerce titan Rakuten this morning announced that it’s taken a less than 10 percent stake in Chinese online shopping discounts site Fanli.
The funding will be used for building games around Indian IPs and also user-acquisition focused campaigns for Star Chef.
Deals in early stage companies in the country were worth US$2.1 billion in 2014, up almost 50 percent compared to the previous year.