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[Reprint] Xiaomi’s Smart Wearable Device Partner Huami Raises $110 million in Public Offering
Huami, a smart wearable device maker for Chinese smartphone unicorn Xiaomi, has officially been listed on New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol “HMI,” and has raised $110 million by offering 10 million shares at $11, the mid-point of the
[Reprint] SPIRIT is Bringing Work-life Balance to China's Offices with Data-driven Wellness
It’s no secret that Chinese people are hard-workers. On the bright side, this culture contributes greatly to the country’s quick economic rise, but it also results in nationwide health problem given the lengthening working hours. In a country where extrem
Taiwan Video Game Developer Capitalizes on Post-apocalyptic Future
The 5-year-old SIGONO uses narrative plots and software savvy to release games that rival competitors with bigger marketing budgets.
Young Firms from Taiwan, Japan Teams Up to Speed Production of Video Ads
Taiwanese startup GliaCloud will help online social community builder Revolver, which is headquartered in Tokyo, create and distribute visual content.
Taiwanese Fintech Startup INSTO Raises $1.2 million in VC, Preps to Open Online Store
The 5-year-old firm that arranges person-to-person installment payments will expand into new products.
How An Israeli Startup Entrepreneur Expanded into Taiwan – And Her Advice
The CEO of a consultancy in Tel Aviv acted on a tip that Taiwan made sense for her business. She’s now counseling hesitant young Taiwanese startup founders.
[Reprint] Alibaba Fund Invests in Music-powered Taiwanese Gym Operator Space Cycle
Alibaba Group is indirectly moving into lifestyle and fitness with the Alibaba Taiwan Entrepreneurs Fund II leading an RMB 100 million B Round in gym operator Space Cycle, which describes itself as a premium boutique fitness brand. The fund helps entrepre
UXTesting Goes Global with Focus on Remote Testing
Accepted by Techstars Cloud Programme in 2016 – considered one of the best accelerator programmes in the field, Silicon Valley-based UXTesting provides tools and services for organizations to conduct remote user experience (UX) testing.
How Appier's AI-powered Platforms Drive Business Success
Research firm CB Insights recently selected the “AI 100,” a list of the 100 most promising artificial intelligence startups globally at the A-ha! conference held in San Francisco Dec. 12. Appier featured on this prestigious list, sourced from 2,000-plus a
UserJoy’s R&D Creates Industry Defining Games
UserJoy Technology illustrates how a commitment to research and development and care and attention to intellectual property (IP) can pay dividends in the mobile gaming market.
The secret to Accupass’ success in China and Taiwan
Taiwan-based Accupass, an online ticketing site for events, is that rare bird, the startup that manages to break the China market from across the Strait.
Taiwanese ecommerce firm citiesocial scores US$2.75m in investment capital
The 7-year-old company will use the funds toward expanding into China, Japan and South Korea.