HotelQuickly's Raphael Cohen betting big on Hong Kong staycations

By Hannah Leung | Oct 01, 2015

Co-founder Cohen shares the booking app’s plans to retain customers amidst decline in mainland tourists with staycations, bookings in a minute and more Read More

MyRepublic raises US$16M including investment from Brunei

By Kevin McSpadden | Sep 25, 2015

The major Brunei telco is interested in MyRepublic's small cell LTE network technology Read More

10 ways smart technology will make our lives better

By Yon Heong Tung | Sep 23, 2015

Our lives will inevitably be intertwined with smart technology, which will revolutionise the way that we learn, eat and live Read More

Didi-Lyft merge marks new monopoly in China's ride-sharing market

By Hannah Leung | Sep 18, 2015

In light of the latest ride-sharing shakeups and hookups, Uber's fate hangs in the balance in China Read More

Easy Taxi caves in to rivals; bows out of Singapore's e-hailing market

By Yon Heong Tung | Sep 18, 2015

The Brazil-based e-hailing startup is said to be scaling down operations in Asia in order to consolidate efforts back in Latin America Read More

GrabTaxi wants you to experience the need for speed

By Yon Heong Tung | Sep 17, 2015

To mark this year's Singapore F1 Grand Prix, GrabTaxi users can book Supercars such as the McLaren, Maserati, Porsche and Aston Martin Read More

Singapore tech retailer Challenger sets up venture arm with US$714K

By Yon Heong Tung | Sep 16, 2015

Challenge Ventures will seek to fund platforms that can support and complement the parent company's business operations Read More

3 tips on providing better customer care service

By Eli Schwartz | Sep 16, 2015

How important is customer care? SurveyMonkey's Eli Schwartz gives the lowdown on how it can be better managed by your business Read More

5 'made in Asia' smart living projects that will get you pumped

By Yon Heong Tung | Sep 10, 2015

The advent of smart living technologies is turning science-fiction dreams into reality. Here are five ways Asia is riding this trend Read More

GrabTaxi's recent US$350M deal: Cash is king, China likes SEA

By Elaine Huang | Aug 24, 2015

Thomas G Tsao and William Bao Bean, two VCs who deal with Chinese and SEA startups, weigh in on investment opportunities between China and Southeast Asia   Read More

Israel's StoreDot can charge your electric car in 5 minutes

By Yon Heong Tung | Aug 20, 2015

The Samsung Ventures-backed startup claims that its FlashBattery technology will rev up the electric vehicle industry, especially in China Read More

Singapore-based CloudDesk secures US$418K in funding

By Yon Heong Tung | Aug 18, 2015

It will use the capital to acquire new technologies, expand regionally, and enhance its products Read More

Can GrabTaxi trump Uber in Southeast Asia?

By Yon Heong Tung | Aug 17, 2015

With e-hailing startups such as GrabTaxi and Uber both vying for the top spot, will a clear winner emerge in the region? Read More

CodeCloud is an interactive coding platform that gets you a job

By Iris Leung | Aug 11, 2015

This Seoul/Singapore startup, a part of JFDI's latest batch, is building a mobile game so adults can learn coding on the go Read More

Want ice-cream at your doorstep? Uber has you covered

By Rahil Bhagat | Jul 23, 2015

The #UberIceCream event will see the company deliver ice-cream to Uber users' doorsteps Read More

Cloud allows you to fail fast and fail cheap: AWS ASEAN Head

By Rahil Bhagat | Jul 03, 2015

In a candid chat with e27, AWS' Richard Harshman talks about how cloud has empowered startups and how it will continue to evolve with new businesses Read More

Europe’s latest tech unicorn Sophos sees big sales in Asia

By Michael de Waal-Montgomery | Jul 01, 2015

Twenty per cent of Sophos' sales comes from APAC, which will increase as cyber security becomes a bigger threat due to smartphone penetration Read More

How to avoid a repeat of 2014, called "The year of data breach"

By Yon Heong Tung | Jun 08, 2015

Analysts have called 2014 the worst year for cyber security attacks. Time for Asian cyber security startups to rise and shine Read More

In word-of-mouth Myanmar, startups must enter 'trusted circle'

By Michael de Waal-Montgomery | May 07, 2015

Myanmar consumers have among the highest mobile engagement of any market in Southeast Asia, says Nielsen's latest report Read More

Your weekly Echelon roundup

By Jin Yao Kwan | Apr 24, 2015

As the TOP100 Startups are shortlisted through the Qualifiers, Echelon Asia Summit will focus on what it takes to be a billion-dollar company Read More