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Equity Crowdfunding: The Biggest Startup Financing Disruption for 2013?
1609일 전

The JOBS Act, signed by President Obama in April 2012 has legalized Equity Crowdfunding. The laws around the act are being finalized and then the flood gates will be opened to crowd-funded equity investment in startups. The world awaits!

beLAUNCH 2013 unveils the Godfather of the social commerce industry, Coupang CEO, Bom Seok Kim as Speaker
1612일 전

Bom Kim established Coupang in August 2010 with only 7 staff and monthly turnover of 190 million won. Revenue is expected to be $600M this year. Bom Kim will tell us how he achieved this at beLAUNCH 2013.

Psy’s 1Bn and the future for Korean exports in 2013
1612일 전

beSUCCESS conducts analysis of Psy’s phenomenal year and takes a look behind the numbers to access other Korean exports (music, TV, tech, electronics, autos, etc) and draws conclusions about how and why it happened and what lies in store for 2013 for the peninsula.

Singaporean Accelerator, JFDI.Asia, Seeking Passionate Startups (deadline Dec 24)
1615일 전

JFDI.Asia  in Singapore has just announced that there are a few places still open on their next accelerator program, starting February 2013. But hurry, as applications close on December 24. This is a massive opportunity to get your startup off the ground, and running in one of the hottest locations in Aisa.  JFDI.Asia are also proud to announce that two of their most recent portfolio startups, tradegecko and Flocations both received funding in the…

Guitar Hero CEO Speaks About Success
1615일 전

Charles Huang, Co-Founder of RedOctane, the organization behind blockbuster Guitar Hero, spoke at an intimate gathering of 60 startup entrepreneurs yesterday, as part of the SparkLabs incubation program. His success with Guitar hero ranks in the top five biggest gaming hits ever, yet his modesty was clearly apparent as he spoke honestly about three elements required for success as a startup. Firstly, startup entrepreneurs must have unrelenting passion for what they do…

BellaDati’s agile Analytics Take South Korea by Storm
1617일 전

Only six months after their Korean launch at beLAUNCH 2012, BellaDati have opened their first international office in Seoul after experiencing huge interest and engagement from numerous local businesses.  Just under six months after the initial visit, BellaDati has opened its first international office in Seoul and local businesses are already benefitting from its agile analytics solution. “We experience huge interest from companies across various industries,” said Martin Trgiňa, BellaDati CEO, who…

Cooliris Photo App Launches in China with Renren integration
1618일 전

Cooliris announced the launch of the localized Cooliris social photo discovery app in China.With the new Renren integration in Cooliris, Chinese users will be able to experience and share all of their photos privately from their mobile library, Instagram, and Renren in the immersive Cooliris 3D Wall.

Health & Fitness app, Noom Inc. Secures $2.6 Million in Funding
1618일 전

Noom Inc. a leading mobile health & fitness developer has today announced that has secured $2.6 Million in pre-Series A funding. The funding round was led by UK-based mobile-focused VC firm m8 Capital.

14 Startups in Asia That Caught Our Eye
1618일 전

Once again, for your weekend reading, we have for you a compilation of all the startups in Asia, Tech in Asia has covered this week.

Between, the App for Couples adds Stickers (Animated Emoticons) as a Feature
1652일 전

Between the app for couples, has just added a significant upgrade to help couples express their feelings. Between has added stickers (animated emoticons) to the usual instant messaging features, which will be provided free.

Around the World in 8 hours – beSUCCESS Style
1658일 전

A whirlwind networking day with networking extraordinaire, James Jung (Founder and CEO, beSUCCESS).

WOWZAPP Worldwide Hackathon for Windows : Seoul, Korea
1660일 전

From November 9-11, 2012, Microsoft is organizing WOWZAPP, a worldwide hackathon to build apps for the next generation of Windows.

KarFarm – Social, Transparent E-Commerce for the Auto Industry
1661일 전

Want to buy your next car during your lunch break, from the comfort of your office? Don’t like sales calls and trawling the internet for the best deal?

Google’s Global K-Startup Winners Hit London 5-9th Nov
1663일 전

Six of Korea’s hottest startups are coming to London with a week-long programme of activity meeting with the movers’n’shakers of London’s digital scene.

Gaming Veteran Glen Schofield on The Future of the Gaming Industry: NGDC Keynote
1664일 전

Glen Schofield, Studio Head, Chief Creative Officer and Co-founder of Sledgehammer Games delivered the keynote address at the NASSCOM Game Developers Conference in Pune, India.

What to expect from the NASSCOM Game Developers Conference 2012 in Pune, India
1666일 전

The NASSCOM Game Developer Conference started in 2009 to address the game developer community in India. The conference serves as a common platform to share best practices and knowledge both from the business and the development perspective in the Indian gaming industry.

e27 Launches Echelon Ignite in Thailand
1667일 전

e27, the Singaporean media company focused on building the startup ecosystem in Southeast Asia, announced today that the very first Echelon Ignite: Thailand, held over November 22 – 23, 2012, is now open for registration.

beSUCCESS and beLAUNCH Logos get a Makeover! Thanks Darez !
1667일 전

Today, we have launched new logos for beSUCCESS and beLAUNCH 2012 ! Our friends at Seoul based application development and UI/UX designing company Darez Inc have helped us in designing our new identity.

South Korean IT Giant SK C&C enters E-commerce market in China
1668일 전

One of the most influential IT service providers in Korea SK C&C has bought a stake in Yunong Electronics (IT and Commerce Company in China) to proceed their new e-commerce business in the farming region of China.

Microsoft’s Surface Gets Mixed Reviews
1671일 전

The general opinion on the Surface seems mixed. Although the ambitious new software is highly appreciated, it is questioned how the Microsoft can overcome competitors with only 5,000 apps