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Paktor Secures New Funding To Expand into Mobile Entertainment
Singapore-based Paktor, the leader in Southeast Asian mobile dating services, has secured $32.5 million in new funding to expand into the mobile entertainment area. Paktor was launched in 2013 by the Paktor Group, which is led by CEO and co-founder Joseph
6 months
Don't Hide, Stay Humble And Other Lessons From A Serial Entrepreneur
Jason Goldberg, now 44, left college early for the White House, started a firm that failed and just opened an online chat service. His advice when facing any odds: don't hide.
7 months
Search for new ideas, new image sparked Apple to plan second China R&D center
A surge in software from China, a concentration of suppliers and a drop in iPhone market share motivated Apple to plan an R&D center in Shenzhen next year.
7 months
Will 5G Spark an 'Internet of Things' Revolution in Taiwan? (2)
Taiwan has ambitious plans for 5G, a new mobile communication technology with faster speeds, greater capacity, and lower latency (transmission delays) than current network systems. Telecom industry watchers expect the official 5G standard to be announced
8 months
Will 5G Spark an 'Internet of Things' Revolution in Taiwan? (1)
Taiwan has ambitious plans for 5G, a new mobile communication technology with faster speeds, greater capacity, and lower latency (transmission delays) than current network systems. Telecom industry watchers expect the official 5G standard to be announced
8 months
From Pet Videos to a Loyal Online Community: Pamily’s Secrets to Success
As any pet owner knows, sometimes the antics of your beloved mutt or feisty feline just beg to be seen around the internet, but smartphone videos uploaded to YouTube often just don’t look right when viewed on a computer screen.
8 months
Taiwan startup offers consumer technology to help diabetics
Health2Sync's founder, inspired by his grandmother, hopes his cable, app and cloud storage can help diabetics monitor blood sugar on their own.
9 months
Acer founder's Maverick son takes aim at changing an old, traditional PC firm
Maverick Shih's experience in software suddenly became relevant as Acer sought to change its business model after a tough 2011.
9 months
Apple eyes first physical store in Taiwan to sustain local boom in iPhone popularity
The Silicon Valley icon may time the opening of its first official Taiwan store to capitalize on outsized iPhone popularity.
9 months
Taiwan's MediaTek invests US$60 million in Indian digital wallet service
The Taiwanese chipmaker's investment in an Indian digital wallet service points to interest in the South Asian market and not only hardware.
9 months
Taiwanese school for founders helps Singapore build startup scene
Singapore's government has brought on Alpha Camp of Taiwan to help train the founders of 29 firms that could add to the city state economy.
9 months
Ten Questions: AirSig
Taiwanese start-up AirSig is here to change the way you log in to accounts and devices. With their pattern recognition technology, you can sign your name in the air with your phone instead of typing a password on-screen. You can also give simple commands,
9 months
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