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    API security startup Authlete raises $1.2m in seed funding

API security startup Authlete raises $1.2m in seed funding

Photo credit: Taro Tokyo. Japanese online security company Authlete today announced the closing of its US$1.2 million seed round after attracting funds from investors including 500 Startups. The capital raised will

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    27 startups in Asia that caught our eye

27 startups in Asia that caught our eye

Here’s our newest round-up of the featured startups on our site this week. If you have startup tips or story suggestions, feel free to email us. Enjoy this week’s list!

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    Brief: SoftBank’s $93b tech fund is the largest ever in history

Brief: SoftBank’s $93b tech fund is the largest ever in history

Photo credit: MIKI Yoshihito The news: Japan’s SoftBank has announced the first closing of its tech-focused Vision Fund with US$93 billion in confirmed backing. The fund is aiming to meet

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How Singapore Power plans to lower your utility bills with blockchain

  How Singapore Power plans to lower your utility bills with blockchain

Photo credit: Liammolina. Inter-bank transactions, online gambling, supply chain logistics, intellectual property protection, and keeping track of fake food are

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Brief: Sharp commits $1b to SoftBank’s $90b-plus fund in IoT push

  Brief: Sharp commits $1b to SoftBank’s $90b-plus fund in IoT push

Sharp’s corporate headquarters in Osaka, Japan. Photo credit: Otsu4. The news: Sharp has committed US$1 billion over a five-year period

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Brief: Tencent reports best quarter ever, thanks to mobile games

  Brief: Tencent reports best quarter ever, thanks to mobile games

Photo credit: Tech in Asia. The news: Tencent has posted record quarterly sales and profit figures for the three months

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Singapore’s longest established bank tells us three trends fintech startups cannot ignore.

  Singapore’s longest established bank tells us three trends fintech startups cannot ignore.

Image credit: Andre Gunawan, Tech in Asia. If you’re a fintech startup, your dream might be to get picked up

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Singaporean fintech startup 4xLabs secures $1.5m for global expansion

  Singaporean fintech startup 4xLabs secures $1.5m for global expansion

Photo credit: 4xLabs. Singapore-based 4xLabs closed a pre-series A round worth US$1.5 million, it announced today. Dymon Asia Ventures participated

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Korean startups will help Southeast Asians locate their bikes and improve payments

  Korean startups will help Southeast Asians locate their bikes and improve payments

The K-wave will hit Southeast Asia’s IT industry through motorbikes. Image credit: SK Telecom. Cross a road in Vietnam and

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