Amazon, WesternUnion debut PayCode to sell goods...
While Amazon has been methodical (read: a little slow) in launching local versions of its site for various global...
Manipulating an Indian politician’s tweets is...
Here’s a concerning story from India, where the upcoming election is putting the use of social media in the...
BeliMobilGue raises $10M for its used-car sales...
BeliMobilGue, a used car sales platform in Indonesia, has fueled up with a $10 million Series round for the race to...
E-commerce startup Zilingo raises $226M to...
If you’re looking for the next unicorn in Southeast Asia, Zilingo might just be it. The 3.5-year-old e-commerce...
Opera adds a free VPN to its Android browser app
Opera became the first browser-maker to bundle a VPN with its service, and now that effort is expanding to mobile. The...
Segmented security startup Illumio raises $65M in...
Illumio has raised $65 million in its latest round of funding led by J.P. Morgan Asset Management, the security startup...
Facebook bans four armed groups in Myanmar
Facebook is taking action in Myanmar, the Southeast Asian country where the social network has been used to incite...
Ousted Flipkart founder Binny Bansal aims to help...
Flipkart co-founder Binny Bansal’s next act is aimed at helping the next generation of startup founders in India....
Why no one really quits Google or Facebook
Another week, another set of scandals at Facebook and Google . This past week, my colleagues reported that Facebook and...
Amazon and Flipkart pull 100,000s of products to...
Amazon has been forced to pull an estimated 400,000 products in India after new regulation limiting e-commerce...
First China, now Starbucks gets an ambitious...
Asia’s venture capital-backed startups are gunning for Starbucks . In China, the U.S. coffee giant is being...
Facebook removes hundreds of accounts linked to...
Facebook said today it has removed hundreds of Facebook and Instagram counts with links to an organization that peddled...
Don’t worry, this rocket-launching Chinese...
It seems inevitable that the high seas will eventually play host to a sort of proxy war as automated vessels clash over...
Leaked TikTok ad deck suggests it has 17M+ MAUs...
An advertising pitch deck used by fast-growing short form video sharing app TikTok has leaked, providing a...
Poor smartphones sales drag LG to first quarterly...
We’ve written extensively about LG’s struggling mobile business, which has suffered at the hands of...
Nintendo posts $958M profit but cuts Switch...
Nintendo has cut its ambitious annual Switch sales forecast despite enjoying a strong Christmas Q3 quarter. The...
Nintendo’s Mario Kart mobile game won’t...
It’s been a long year for Nintendo fans waiting on Mario Kart to come to mobile and, unfortunately, more patience...
Grab raises $200M from Thailand-based retail...
Grab’s fundraising push continues unabated after the Southeast Asian ride-hailing firm announced that it has...
Your smartphone may soon pack 1TB in storage...
Sick of filling the limited space on your phone with apps, photos and videos? Sometime in the near future, your...
Entrepreneur First eyes further Asia growth to...
British startup venture builder Entrepreneur First is eying additional expansion in Asia, where its operation is now as...