WePiao is already integrated into both WeChat and QQ, the two most popular messaging apps in China. In 2014, 30% of movie tickets in China were sold online.
In particular, a new four-seater category called GrabCar (Economy) will be added at a cheaper price point.
China’s startup scene is ridiculously hot right now, so much so that China’s tech CEOs are talking about it a lot.
Grab has designed an app for restaurateurs to track the delivery. With fresh funding, it will double the fleet of delivery boys to 1,000 to enter another city Pune.
The Apple Watch may never become an iconic product like the iPhone. What it shares with the iPhone, however, is the rush to build apps suitable for the smartwatch.
Wobe is in the business of improving the livelihoods of women by making it really easy for them to become micro-entrepreneurs.
Its goal: to secure at least 10 percent of the massive income flowing in from the tourism industry for local communities.
This incubator is attached to Pakistan’s most prestigious university. Now it wants to show what it’s really capable of.
The current batch of startups are looking to disrupt a vast spectrum of industries.
Logicroots has an app called Mathaly, designed to help students practice maths. With fresh funding, the app will see newer levels, and more adventures.
The Disney Accelerator, run by Techstars, is inviting media and entertainment startups from Asia to apply.
Baidu CEO Robin Li says VCs are camped out in coffee shops near campus, trying to poach his employees.
More than the investment itself, a thumbs up from the chairman emeritus of the Tata Group adds to the Xiaomi mojo which has already cast a spell over India.
Imagine the day when scanning your face, waving your phone, or using some kind of a wearable are the new norms of paying for goods and services.
Slush came to Tokyo and brought 50 startups together for a day-long pitch battle.
These startups are trailblazing the global Muslim market and helping to lay the seeds for companies to thrive in this space for generations to come.
Zoomcar offers a hyperlocal self-drive service. The app enables users to unlock the rented car in the nearest parking lot, and drive away without need for human intervention.
Some of our readers might remember GeoSocials as the location-based app which first targeted the U.S despite being an India-based start-up. Nonetheless, it has gotten quite good traction as the app wa...