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The most ridiculous ideas that eventually became successful startups

By Sainul Abudheen K | Jun 18, 2015

From Snapchat to PayPal, every 'ridiculous' idea was mocked at by the so-called 'experts' before they conquered the world Read More

Asia Pacific just became Facebook's most important market

By Michael de Waal-Montgomery | Jun 11, 2015

Overseas markets bring in more ad revenue than United States for Facebook, amounting to 51% (US$1.7B) in the first quarter, with growth in Asia the fastest at 57% Read More

Facebook launches lite mobile app targetting emerging markets

By Rahil Bhagat | Jun 05, 2015

Facebook Lite is built for users living in areas with poor Internet infrastructure; is designed to provide a more basic Facebook experience Read More

Telcos-VoIP apps partnership is answer to net neutrality woes

By Martin Nygate | Jun 03, 2015

Amid all the furore over Facebook's internet.org and Airtel Zero, this can be a workable solution to net neutrality in India Read More

Why are some companies so successful?

By Young Entrepreneur Council | May 28, 2015

Whether it’s Apple, Facebook, Twitter or Uber, entrepreneurs look at companies that are super successful and wonder what they do differently Read More

This startup is a Quora clone for real-time Loqation-based Q&A

By Sainul Abudheen K | May 21, 2015

Called Loqation, users can post questions related to a particular locality and get answers almost instantly through this app Read More

Facebook opens up Internet.org to users and developers

By Twishy Shahi | May 05, 2015

This move by the social network is amidst the heated net neutrality debate in India Read More

Israel's Emu is one app to be integrated into Facebook Messenger

By geektime | Mar 30, 2015

At Facebook’s F8 developers’ conference, the company announced 40 app developers that will be integrated with Messenger. Emu, a two-week old app, is one of the lucky few Read More

Singapore's Zopim to power Facebook Messenger's Business platform

By Donna Louisse | Mar 27, 2015

Similar to WeChat and Line, Zopim will enable retailers to communicate with customers in real time via its chat product Read More

TrulyMadly has built a social network exclusively for Indian singles

By Sainul Abudheen K | Mar 06, 2015

40 per cent users of TrulyMadly's users are women, who feel safer as the app has 100 per cent verified profiles, claims the startup Read More

5 ways Asia is leading the charge in mobile for 2015

By Dan Neary | Feb 13, 2015

Dan Neary, the Vice President - APAC, Facebook shares his thoughts on the massive mobile opportunity in Asia Read More

Indonesians consider Facebook more popular than the Internet

By DailySocial | Feb 12, 2015

In a study, Indonesian respondents perceived that Internet doesn’t exist, while Facebook does! Read More

99.co secures funding from Facebook Co-founder and Sequoia Capital

By Rahil Bhagat | Jan 29, 2015

This brings the total amount invested into the Singaporean online property portal to US$2 million Read More

Passionate about social media? Check out these marketing jobs!

By Terence Ng | Jan 27, 2015

Digital marketing has made it easier for brands to reach out to relevant customers. Check out these jobs if spreading the word excites you Read More

[Thailand] Social Media for Business

By e27 Editorial Staff | Jan 22, 2015

Are you also looking for the no.1 social media approach to drive traffic to your business? Check out this event organised by the BSD academy Read More

Mobile ad analytics startup AppsFlyer raises US$20M in Series B funding

By Rahil Bhagat | Jan 21, 2015

The round was led by Fidelity Growth Partners Europe, with participation from existing investors Magma Venture Partners and Pitango Venture Capital Read More

Eduardo Saverin, Velos Partners invest US$11M in Indian firm Hopscotch

By Twishy Shahi | Jan 20, 2015

The e-commerce website will use the funds to build operational capacity and technology, to support growth initiatives and expand its product and service offering Read More

[Singapore] Facebook Marketing Partner Program Webinar

By e27 Editorial Staff | Jan 19, 2015

Find out how to use Facebook as a marketing tool for your business at the Facebook Marketing Partner Program Webinar - Intro to the Program Read More

Data intelligence startup Tookitaki raises US$1M in seed funding

By Rahil Bhagat | Jan 06, 2015

The funding round was led by Jungle Ventures; it also saw participation from Rebright Partners and existing investor Blume Ventures Read More

Weekly Cornerplay: Do we need private social networks?

By Jeffrey Yuwono | Dec 08, 2014

Jeffrey Yuwono reviews Peep, a private social network, and concludes it doesn't offer much beyond chat Read More

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