Kevin McSpadden

Hong Kong e27

Kevin (apparently) decided moving out of the Bay Area to cover the tech startup scene was a good idea. Proven correct, the man seems to enjoy paying bills as he moved basecamp from Hong Kong to Singapore. When not writing about start-ups, Kevin is probably yodelling on top of some mountain.

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a geek since Aug 2015

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News

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Blockchain for the unbanked: Philippines’ Coins.ph raises $5M Series A

With a fast growing mobile market and largely underbanked population, Coins.ph uses the blockchain to deliver financial services via mobile and web
Oct 24, 2016

HTC has launched its VR app store globally

The app store will focus on games, but there will be categories like education, art, sports and home decoration
Oct 02, 2016

Cisco & Vertex lead $6 million round in Chennai startup CloudCherry

A cherry on top as the company expands from its Silicon Valley base across southern Asia
Sep 26, 2016
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Go-Jek joins the fray, set to raise $550M in Asia’s ride-hailing war

Go-Jek’s services feature is a serious advantage and one place where the company stands apart from the competition
Aug 04, 2016
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Consumer

Video: Reflections from Kickstarter Co-founder Charles Adler

Adler explains that for a campaign to be successful, it is all about telling people — especially your mom
Oct 18, 2015

eCommerce

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Backseat driving: Key takeaways from the Google and Temasek e-commerce report on Southeast Asia

The ‘e-conomy report’ points to an e-commerce industry set for serious growth, but it also highlights potholes and obstacles in the region
May 27, 2016

Garena, Singapore’s largest web platform, raises $170 million led by Malaysian government

The funding will be used to accelerate regional 'leadership,' and special attention was paid to Shopee and AirPay
Mar 31, 2016

Gaming

HTC has launched its VR app store globally

The app store will focus on games, but there will be categories like education, art, sports and home decoration
Oct 02, 2016

Internet

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In the year’s most anticipated report, China, Snapchat and data analytics stand apart

In many ways, China is competing with Silicon Valley, Snapchat is the future of advertising and Big Data is becoming an important debate
Jun 04, 2016

Garena, Singapore’s largest web platform, raises $170 million led by Malaysian government

The funding will be used to accelerate regional 'leadership,' and special attention was paid to Shopee and AirPay
Mar 31, 2016

Media

HTC has launched its VR app store globally

The app store will focus on games, but there will be categories like education, art, sports and home decoration
Oct 02, 2016

Want to get your company in the news? 8 tech journos offer advice

TechCrunch, Forbes and others say building relationships is key. Also, startups should make an effort to think like a reporter
Dec 19, 2015

Social Media

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LinkedIn launches $59M data center in Singapore, first outside of U.S.

The center will be located in Jurong and is about the size of four and a half basketball courts
Apr 06, 2016