Despite MERS scare, South Korea's premier accelerator attracts droves of entrepreneurs and investors to watch its latest graduating class.
MailTime parses out the body of emails so you just see the meat of the messages in a single chat dialogue - no salutations, no signatures, no timestamps.
The latest round of series B+ funding will be put toward development and expansion in the China market.
Seoul-based WAY wants to position itself as a dermatologist in your purse and a defender against skin damage, even skin cancer.
Forbes reported that Korean eCommerce startup Coupang is valued at $5 billion after SoftBank’s recent $1 billion investment. In December 2014, it raised $300M f...
Here’s the latest installment in our country-by-country top-funded startups series – South Korea.
Path, the ailing social network that launched in 2010, has sold out to Korean tech giant Daum Kakao.
Japanese startup that can 3D print human tissue takes home top prize at the 2015 Asian Entrepreneurship Award
Cyfuse Biomedical is the first Japanese company to win the award. It can 3D print human tissue in as little as two days.
DramaFever CEO Suk Park discusses life under SoftBank, his big deal with Nikesh Arora, and the company's quest for great Asian content.
Launched in March 2011, Tumblebug uses a Kickstarter-like model to host crowdfunding projects by visual artists, designers, musicians, and filmmakers.
Another quarter, another period of record-breaking growth for Apple in Asian markets, and in China in particular.
Bitcoin is a global phenomenon, but not everyone around the world uses it in the same way. Here in Asia, the way a person from the Philippines uses bitcoin is p...
One of Asia's favorite chat apps, Line, announced today that it will offer support for the Apple Watch. And yes, it will support stickers (but not as many as y...
Chat-app enabled ride-hailing arrives in Seoul.
Is Daum Kakao's acquisition of K Cube Ventures a smart move? Sure seems like it.
It's curtains for now for Uber's peer-to-peer ridesharing tier in South Korea.
BiNAREE is currently developing a zombie apocolypse-themed mid-core strategy game under the working title APO.
The move could help the firm win over more consumers, and also help place it in a more favorable legal position.
500 Startups claims to be the first major accelerator and seed stage investor from Silicon Valley to set up shop in South Korea.
Zig Bang, an apartment hunting app from Korea, raised a US$18 million funding round from previous investors including Stone Bridge, Company K Partners, & others
Machine translations services like Google Translate, which one might presume to be Flitto's biggest competitors, are actually Flitto's biggest customers.
How do you get your app pre-installed on almost every Samsung Galaxy device sold in East Asia? Easy: you work at Samsung for 10 years first, of course!
According to a statement, Global Hackathon Seoul is dubbed as a “Korean culture infused hackathon + conference + modern job fair.”
Digi-Capital says major gaming corporations and small indie studios will thrive in the coming years, but mid-tier companies will feel the squeeze.
Naldo, which works sort of like an Uber for last-mile deliveries, now boasts over 500 corporate customers, tripling its client base in the last year.
Jenax's battery offers higher capacity than the competition in an unlimited variety of form factors, with a strong focus on wearable devices.
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 ...
Kakao Taxi is set to launch in the first quarter of 2015, initially just in South Korea.
Daum Kakao, the parent company of South Korea’s most popular messaging app KakaoTalk, wholly acquired Kids Note Inc., the maker of a childcare app.
South Korea’s Fast Track Asia, which combines a VC, incubator, and accelerator, has secured US$8 million in funding to help it kickstart more young startups.