Joanna Yeo
Joanna comes from a unique background mix of Life Sciences and Technopreneurship at NUS. Having gone through more than half a year of internship with a local startup under NUS Overseas College's innovative Local Enterprise Achiever Development (iLEAD) programme, she developed a keen interest in the tech scene. Joanna is also running N-House, an entrepreneurial residence at NUS. The geek girl at heart loves her dog, travelling and learning new things everyday!
Articles by Joanna Yeo
Togather.Asia is the Asian Kickstarter plus IndieGoGo

Togather.Asia is the Asian Kickstarter plus IndieGoGo

CROWDFUNDING, NEWS, SINGAPORE | 20 Jul, 2012

Faced with initial difficulties while raising funds to have their first book published in print, Bryan Ong, Mark Cheng and Jake Ong saw this an opportunity to create a platform that will help to more individual... Read More

3D fashion RPG, 'Style Me Girl', by Frenzoo hits top spot on iTunes and Amazon with 1 million downloads in 2 weeks

3D fashion RPG, 'Style Me Girl', by Frenzoo hits top spot on iTunes and Amazon with 1 million downloads in 2 weeks

NEWS | 26 Jun, 2012

Hong Kong startup, Frenzoo's, first 3D fashion mobile role-playing game (RPG), 'Style Me Girl' has reached one million downloads in its first two weeks of release and top the charts for the number one spots for... Read More

VMware partners SingTel on G-Cloud Central Government Cloud Service

VMware partners SingTel on G-Cloud Central Government Cloud Service

NEWS | 26 Jun, 2012

VMware Inc. (NYSE: VMW), the leader in virtualization and cloud infrastructure solutions has just announced its new partnership with SingTel to provide cloud computing infrastructure based on VMware's Cloud ... Read More

MightyText's web app now allows Android users to send and backup text messages from any device

MightyText's web app now allows Android users to send and backup text messages from any device

NEWS, WORLD | 21 Jun, 2012

MightyText, Android's solution to Apple's iMessage officially launches its web app. 

Japan advertising company, mediba, signs strategic partnership with Thai mobile marketing firm MCN Asia

Japan advertising company, mediba, signs strategic partnership with Thai mobile marketing firm MCN Asia

NEWS | 15 Jun, 2012

mediba, a Tokyo-based company that provides cutting-edge media production and other services, have announced the establishment of a strategic partnership with MCN Asia, a Singapore-based Thai  mobile marketin... Read More

Dropmyemail launches viral user acquisition campaign, rewards users with free storage space

Dropmyemail launches viral user acquisition campaign, rewards users with free storage space

NEWS | 15 Jun, 2012

Dropmyemail, the solution to backing up emails on the cloud, is giving away free extra storage space of up to 2GB to both referrer and referee in its new viral marketing campaign. 

beLaunch 2012, South Korea's biggest startup event, sees 20 startups battle it out to be named Korea's best

beLaunch 2012, South Korea's biggest startup event, sees 20 startups battle it out to be named Korea's best

NEWS, SOUTH KOREA | 14 Jun, 2012

The 20 startups that will be pitching at South Korea's first startup conference, beLaunch  on 13 and 14 June 2012 are revealed! 

To all geeks in Singapore, mark down 19th June on your calendar

To all geeks in Singapore, mark down 19th June on your calendar

NEWS | 14 Jun, 2012

Attention to all you geeks who are interested in BigData, analytics technologies and methodologies! BigData.sg, a community of techies who are passionate about Big Data problems, data science, machine learning,... Read More

[Echelon Coverage] 10 ways to capture 'moments' and keep your users coming back for more

[Echelon Coverage] 10 ways to capture 'moments' and keep your users coming back for more

NEWS | 13 Jun, 2012

Founder & CEO of Kiip, Brian Wong, speaks about the ten ways to capture emotions in his presentation  on "Why capturing emotion matters". 

[Echelon 2012 Coverage] AngelPad lessons: Pitching investors against each other and building your social currency

[Echelon 2012 Coverage] AngelPad lessons: Pitching investors against each other and building your social currency

NEWS | 13 Jun, 2012

Ever wonder how is it like to be part of a Silicon Valley Incubation programme? Bjorn Lee, CEO & Co-founder of children's game app, Stickery, shares his experience on being part of the the AngelPad, a 10-we... Read More

[Echelon Coverage] What's in store and trending in the online travel space

[Echelon Coverage] What's in store and trending in the online travel space

NEWS | 13 Jun, 2012

The online travel industry is one competitive space where web and mobile startups alike are vying to get a slice of this multi-billion industry. In this panel discussion, we have Fritz Demopoulos, Founder of Qu... Read More

[Echelon Coverage] Crowd funding tips on how to fundraise from sites like Kickstarter

[Echelon Coverage] Crowd funding tips on how to fundraise from sites like Kickstarter

CROWDFUNDING, NEWS | 13 Jun, 2012

Sourabh Sharman, Co-founder of Milaap, shares tips and advices for startups looking to do a business that involves crowdfunding. Milaap is an online platform that helps India's working poor to crowd source for ... Read More

[Echelon coverage] How and why women are the X-factor in the tech scene

[Echelon coverage] How and why women are the X-factor in the tech scene

NEWS | 13 Jun, 2012

The tech scene has been dominated by the boys for the longest time. On Day 2 of Echelon 2012, the panel discusses the topic of "The X factor in Tech".  Bringing the girl power into the technology space was Yeo... Read More

Last Update: 12/6 @ 5PM [Echelon Live] Hiring 101: Getting someone good enough is enough

Last Update: 12/6 @ 5PM [Echelon Live] Hiring 101: Getting someone good enough is enough

NEWS | 12 Jun, 2012

Hiring is one of the critical steps toward forming a great team. In this keynote on "How can I hire the best talent?", Carl Coryell-Martin, Singapore Practice Manager of Pivotal Labs shares some of his tips on ... Read More

[Echelon Live] Useful tips on how to optimize your company

[Echelon Live] Useful tips on how to optimize your company

NEWS | 11 Jun, 2012

Last Update: 11/6 @ 11PM 

[Echelon Live] Four key lessons in disruptive innovation

[Echelon Live] Four key lessons in disruptive innovation

NEWS | 11 Jun, 2012

Last Update: 11/6 @ 4:20PM 

UP Singapore presents Urban Prototyping (UP) Weekend, a hackathon like no other

UP Singapore presents Urban Prototyping (UP) Weekend, a hackathon like no other

NEWS | 09 Jun, 2012

Featuring a series of exhibition, lectures and workshops,