Funding Bytes: Daily tech funding news updates, May/20

By e27 Editorial Staff | May 20, 2015

Welcome to our daily compilation of tech funding news in Asia. We’ll be updating this post as news comes in, so watch this space Read More

Founders ping me on WhatsApp at 3AM: Golden Gate's Jeffrey Paine

By Michael de Waal-Montgomery | May 20, 2015

If you're with a VC that isn't there to check your desperate WhatsApp messages at 3AM when your world is falling apart (or seems to be), perhaps you had better reassess that relationship Read More

HKSTP & Microsoft HK inject US$1M to support the IoT industry

By EntrepreneurHK | May 20, 2015

The partnership pledges more than US$1M to develop the IoT industry via the IoT Innovation Platform, the first of its kind in Asia Read More

What you need to know before taking Venture (or Vulture?) Capital

By Sainul Abudheen K | May 20, 2015

VC investment cannot guarantee you success. Here are four reasons why you need to think (more than) twice before picking the right VC partner Read More

Asus ZenFone 2 review: The best of both worlds?

By Rahil Bhagat | May 20, 2015

A mid-range smartphone that balances performance and value in an attractive package, but is held back by a few middling components Read More

New incubator in Singapore empowers social-minded tech startups

By Iris Leung | May 20, 2015

Powered by Singtel, the new program called Enabling Change will enable tech startups to help people with disabilities Read More

GrabBike zooms into Indonesia; offers free rides to users

By Donna Louisse | May 20, 2015

The company is equipping its drivers with helmets, face masks, hair nets, and is offering medical insurance for both drivers and passengers Read More

E-commerce is passé. Yes, you read that right!

By Ashish Jhalani | May 20, 2015

Major Indian e-commerce players make the bold move to a mobile-only platform. M-commerce is the new mantra Read More

Starting up after graduation? 4 important things to consider

By Young Entrepreneur Council | May 20, 2015

No matter how many times you may have been told otherwise, having a business plan is always a good idea Read More

Here’s a Qyk way to find your nearest local service provider in India

By Sainul Abudheen K | May 19, 2015

In March 2015, Qyk raised funding from top Indian angel investors for building the team and scaling technology Read More

Andreessen Horowitz's lessons for Asian VCs and founders

By Michael de Waal-Montgomery | May 19, 2015

What can VCs and founders in Asia, where the ecosystem is still very much developing, learn from the living-breathing masterclass that is Andreessen Horowitz? Read More

Tools to make sure your website doesn’t suck

By geektime | May 19, 2015

Here are the latest trends and tools to ensure that your site doesn’t suck Read More

This Kiwi company has the power to unplug all your electronic devices

By Twishy Shahi | May 19, 2015

China is the biggest market for PowerbyProxi which has developed advanced wireless power systems Read More

JFDI levels up, offers double money in 100 day accelerator programme

By Donna Louisse | May 19, 2015

Teams accepted into the 100-day accelerator programme, starting this August, will now receive US $37K in exchange for a fixed 8.88 per cent equity Read More

India's Livspace buys online network of interior designers Dwll.in

By Sainul Abudheen K | May 19, 2015

With this acquisition, Livspace will build go-to-market strategy and expand in metros across the country Read More

TOP100 startups to headline Echelon Asia Summit

By Jin Yao Kwan | May 19, 2015

As e27 confirms the TOP100 Startups exhibiting at the Echelon Asia Summit, find out more about the rigorous 14-country search. Read More

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