Funding Now – English Skills for Kids Outside the Classroom

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE A unique and fun way for your children to improve their English skills outside of the classroom with various themed lessons.  Children spend less time...

Fighting to Turn the Light on with Bucket

A Postmortem of Our Startup Experience 10th March 2016 is the beginning of the end, and also the end of the beginning. We announced that...

Bangkok Bank partners with innovation powerhouse Nest to kick-start its international...

Bangkok, 16 March 2017. Bangkok Bank Public Company Limited (Bangkok Bank) is announcing its international FinTech accelerator program, Bangkok Bank InnoHub, in partnership with corporate innovation partner, Nest. The 12-week intensive and world-class program...

Traction Isn’t Everything

It’s summer 2012, I am running the UX-Web Design Studio I set up over a year ago and things were going ok-ish. We have...

Raising Money in London Almost Killed My First Startup

We planned to move my first startup from San Francisco to London in 2014. Social media marketing in Europe was 1–2 years behind the...

Hong Kong Entrepreneurs Share Their Biggest Startup Mistakes

“If you are building a consumer application, do not outsource the coding. Building the right consumer application requires many iterations. If you outsource the...

Jumpstart Issue 14: How I F*cked Up My Startup

Subscribe for your personal copy here //e.issuu.com/embed.js Saying startups are easy couldn’t be further from the truth. The media is always pushing out successful stories, but...

Top 10 business ideas & opportunities for 2017

Spotted from countries all around the world, these businesses offer a taste of what’s to come in the year ahead. They will provide entrepreneurs...

Passion Project

Campfire has done it again! After opening the first (uber successful) co-working space Campfire Collaborative in Kennedy town earlier this year a new venture...

Linkbuilding for Startups in Hong Kong

While it’s common knowledge that a large number of quality links are essential for strong search engine rankings, many companies large and small are...

Hip and Happening Hardware at Startup Launchpad, here in Hong Kong!

Twice a year one of the halls of the huge Global Sources Electronics trade show is dedicated to startups. Startup Launchpad is Asia’s largest...

6 Benefits for Startups Participating in Trade Shows

With a couple of large trade shows coming up in Hong Kong this month - Startup Launchpad and HKTDC Hong Kong Electronics Fair - Julien Rio of myfairtool...

Why crowdfund for the holiday cards I made?

Five days before the launch of my crowdfunding campaign on Next Chapter. I am feeling a mix of emotions; excitement, nervousness and relief. It...

Wearable IoT World Demo Day

Wearable IoT World (WIoTW) hosted its Demo Day in Hong Kong on August 25th 2016 featuring the inaugural Summer 2016 class of 12 startups that...

Dragonair’s Inflight Magazine covers the Startup Ecosystem of Hong Kong

If you’ve flown Dragonair recently, you may have spotted a copy of Silkroad – Dragonair’s inflight magazine that’s been covering Hong Kong's startup scene....

Don’t follow your passion

“Choose a job you love and you will never have to work a day in your life.” Confucius. As a co-founder of a social enterprise...

Marketplaces in Hong Kong

There's been a huge spike in number of online marketplaces around the world, this growth propelled by the success stories of Uber, AirBnB and Etsy. In...

Crowdsourcing dog poo clean-up in France’s cities

Frustrated by France’s dirty sidewalks, Rémi Tournier created the Bye Bye Crottoir app to map the location of dog messes for municipal cleaning teams. Considered one of the world’s most beautiful cities, Paris also has an alternative reputation based on its dog poo-laden sidewalks. French inventor Rémi Tournier wants to make that dirtiness a thing of the past with his Bye...

5 Ways to Make Innovation Everybody’s Job

When times are tough — and they often are for small and medium-sized businesses (SMBs) — the most innovative thing you can do is...

Apple Pay launches in Hong Kong

Apple Pay launched in Hong Kong this July becoming the 9th major market to offer this service (some 2 years after it was first launched in...