As Jakarta’s tech startup scene gets larger, so does its demand for top-notch skills in a market where talent bottlenecks already exist. While some startups may not care to admit it, new companies mus...
The crowdsourced model has worked well so far, as Wifi Companion has over 18 million monthly active users who connect to millions of hotspots every day.
Huami, the Chinese startup that’s Xiaomi’s fitness wearables partner, has secured US$35 million in series B funding.
SheetCalc makes you feel better about still needing to use a calculator as an adult.
Trouble sleeping? Japanese startup Sleepwell wants to make it easier for you to find out if your restless nights are cause for concern.
Teambition, a cloud-based collaboration and project management tool, secured a US$5 million series A round of funding led by IDG and followed by Vangoo Capital.
This location-based dating app for gay men, called Blued, is making noise and gaining attention as one of China’s most interesting new startups.
She’s an MIT grad and Silicon Valley VC, but she wants to make stationery for Indians. Why is this a smart move?
At the outset, Inksedge is a niche ecommerce site for personalized, designer Indian stationery. It's also a "big data company with a pretty skin," says one of the investors who pumped in US$1.5 millio...
New startup gets big seed funding round to make non-invasive pre-natal testing more accessible in Asia
Non-invasive pre-natal testing (NIPT) is a relatively new technology. As the name implies, it involves no needles being put near the unborn child.
The team now has a considerable war chest to accelerate GrabTaxi's rapid expansion in Southeast Asia.
The concept is simple: build a flirty app for meeting strangers, add alcohol, and you’ve got a recipe for success.
The popular video broadcasting website has built up a strong following in Taiwan since its launch in January.
Barely into Kaodim's first month, they’ve already met with a number of investors, and are now weighing their options.
To win in Japan you need to gain users and fans. Hear the best techniques from the top names in the business.
"A scooter which can out-accelerate its petrol counterparts, has an Android dashboard, and a virtually immortal battery pack" is Flipkart founders' latest investment.
Chinese startup lets customers make monthly payments on iPhones, raises series C funding 8 months after launch
Qufenqi, an electronics retailer from China that lets buyers make monthly payments, raised US$100 million in a series C funding round led by BlueRun Ventures.
The new Kairos T-band is a strap with a curved LED screen that can be attached to any existing analog watch. It can even make your Rolex into a smartwatch.