Xiaoyu Zaijia, which means "small fish at home," is advertised as a companion robot. Really, it's just a webcam and display mounted on a spherical pedestal.
MySnappyCart set out to be the Instacart of Hong Kong, but the city is proving to be a whole different animal than those tamed in the West.
Even though Snapdeal eyes the mobile commerce space, it has no plans of following Myntra and forcing shoppers to use only its app.
In India, HOOQ competes with video-on-demand platforms of large media houses like Times Internet, Zee Entertainment, and Star India.
With fresh funding, the startup will add in-app payment and home delivery.
The startup claims to be a more social version of Wimdu, but explicitly targets Indonesian university students headed abroad.
After tackling the recruitment industry in Japan, this entrepreneur is making hiring and job search free
Tokyo-based BizReach changed the way Japanese companies and potential employees connect. Now the startup is connecting them for free.
As China’s young people get priced out of property, a new startup idea: ‘tiny apartments as a service’
They're cramped and there's no sofa, but several startups see a big future in their tiny serviced apartments.
The fresh funding will be used for product development and expansion to newer verticals and cities.
Social media allows interaction between businesses and consumers. Why not television?
Through Meirong Zongjian, users can request a beautician come straight to their home for a facial or massage. It raised US$15 million in series A funding.
Here are 10 women entrepreneurs in the Philippines who serve as an inspiration to many others by leading the way in innovation and offering smart solutions in their sectors.
This Bengaluru-based startup offers parenting resource and activities for Indian parents; plans to expand its operation to multiple cities across India.
Despite operating in unfamiliar territory, Kash Rehman didn’t hold back.
Aptoide is an alternative app market, attracting users with unique features and some apps that are banned on Google Play. It also runs a white label business.
The startup has developed iBE, a breast examination device. With fresh funding, it will implement its go-to-market strategies.
FruitDay claims to be the largest fresh produce etailer in China by revenue, and it expects to have more than 10 million users this year.
The fund has collaborated with Villgro to invest a total of $100,000 in six potential startups this year.