When you think of custom cars, the Toyota Prius is probably one of the last that comes to mind. In Japan, however, hybrids and EVs get the tuner treatment.
Shakr, the first South Korean venture to land investment from 500 Startups, plans to open a new office in Tokyo before the end of the first quarter.
SmartNews, now number one in both US app stores for the news category, is making it look easy for Japanese startups to expand into the US - it's usually not.
For the first time, a Prime Minister of Japan selected their favorite startup. Abe picked a good one too.
Apple’s iPhone is on a roll in a number of important Asian markets, according to a new report from Counterpoint Research.
Digi-Capital says major gaming corporations and small indie studios will thrive in the coming years, but mid-tier companies will feel the squeeze.
The studio behind Survive! Mola Mola! picked the sunfish for its fascinating quality: the largest bony fish in the sea is also very fragile.
Dropbox says that the Israeli office will be used as a base for “aggressive hiring” in the region.
Managed by Hiroshi Sasaki of Incubate Fund, the firm has already invested in five startups.
Here are the best locations in Asia for a budding digital nomad.
The firm will target both seed and growth companies as it seeks to enter the virtual reality space.
At Tech in Asia, we are serious about unearthing the best startups across Asia. Apart from having great writers scattered across the region, writing about new innovations from Indonesia and Hong Kong,...
Line is branching into HR with the help of a local recruiting firm. The new service will go live in February.
This ordinary-looking pen hides a battery pack for your smartphone, a touchscreen stylus, and… a pen
Thanko's new battery pack offers a stealth option for emergency juice.
Square Enix Smileworks has been shut down after failing to meet expectations.
When it comes to Bitcoin, I’ve always been an outsider looking in. Living in China, government crackdowns have made the cryptocurrency largely inaccessible, so I’ve been content to sit on the sideline...
After a seven-month wait following regulatory approval, the card service finally arrives. Rakuten is trying to export the winning service for the first time.