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A scheme to bring women from around the Middle East and Africa to work with tech firms in the US is opening its doors to a fresh round of participants.
The Australian-based operator of crowdsourced Christian question-and-answer mobile app What Would Jesus Do has completed its back-door listing on the ASX after securing AU$3.8 million in pre-IPO secondary round funding.
A new guide to the French capital aims to transform people's perception of the local startup scene.
Taxi service Uber is quickly being embroiled in legal limbo in South Korea as the state and city government have both filed criminal suits against the company for breaking local laws.
Shazam's latest $30 million investment round has left the music identification company with a valuation of more than $1 billion, priming it for a potential public offering.
Enterprise software startups have raised $5.4 billion in the first half of 2014, showing a new maturity in the market. This article profiles 10 of them, based on venture funding.
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Ingogo has made two new appointments to its team in preparation for its plans to list on the ASX, expand to new cities, and launch new products.
Romanian startups are increasingly taking wing in a market dominated by outsourcing companies. Do they have what it takes?
But don't budget your Hyperloop tickets just yet.
One-year-old cloud consultancy Alpha7 launches COO as a Service to provide a one-stop platform from which SMBs can access cloud applications and services, including bundles designed for verticals.
The company prepares to launch in the United States and hires new chief executive to further develop its Brazil operation
The Chinese government is set to pour 40 billion yuan, or AU$7.8 billion, into a venture capital fund aimed at supporting startups in emerging industries and fostering innovation in the private sector.
Alibaba Group has joined SoftBank Group and Tiger Global in a $600 million funding round for Travice Inc, the Chinese operator of taxi app Kuaidi Dache.
The NSW Roads and Maritime Service is hauling Uber drivers to court, with the agency issuing at least 10 court attendance notifications to drivers within the ride-sharing company's Sydney operation.
Australian technology startup Lime Rocket is set to get a shot at Silicon Valley, after being accepted into a Google-backed startup program based in California tech hub Palo Alto.
With no end in sight to Italy's recession, the country is hoping tech innovation will help kickstart the country's economy.
It is not only the big companies that produce great tech that is worthy of note at CES 2015. Have a look at these cool products that should be at the show this year.
If you are fed up with Facebook and tired of Twitter you might want a change of social scene. Try these up-and-coming social networks that are well worth a look for users and brands.
The Spain Startup South Summit 2014 conference recently took place in Madrid, where fledgling companies from a variety of industries mixed with investment groups and startup accelerators. ZDNet looks at some of the brightest tech startups on show.
I tested the ChargeCard and ChargeKey charging cables from Nomad with the hope of leaving my normal USB charging cable at home. Here is what I found.
We have been keeping a look out for the hottest new start-ups to make the news this quarter. Here are our favourites so far for Q2 2014.
We have a look at six startups that have already caught our eye this year.
We take a look back at what has been happening across the startup world and discover some great new apps, ideas and companies that made the news during 2013.
Much like the initial IPO announcement, Twitter defended its $1 billion fundraising goal with some significant Tweets. Let's flip through them.
Startups are creating innovative mobile apps destined for success. This week, 17-year-old Nick D'Alosio sold his Summly app to Yahoo for about $30 million. We look at other iPhone apps created by startups that could also be in the same position one day.
A new workspace on the 39th floor of Canary Wharf is extending London's Tech City out to Docklands, and aims to bring together smart start-ups and potential customers.
The SXSW Interactive 2013 trade show featured exciting and innovative products and exhibitors. Themes included waterproof cases, 3D mobile apps, privacy and more.
What do you get when you fill a park with like-minded entrepreneurs and give them free internet, power, and the promise of coffee? Co-working is what.
The Media Exploits 2012 event gives local startups a platform to exhibit innovations ranging from mobile advertising and online games to video streaming and analytics.
At Twitter HQ in San Francisco: a quick look at lunchtime in the microblogging giant's lunch room - which also happens to be one of Bon Appetit's flagship cafés.
Ahead of Aug. 9 national day celebrations, ZDNet Asia speaks with five local startups which showcase Singapore's culture through their recent products.
Offering affordable 3D printers for the masses, Pirate3D is bucking the trend from a recent wave of software and Internet startups from Singapore and says going the hardware route can be easier.
Regions looking to emulate Silicon Valley should avoid going head-to-head with it, says Robert Scoble, Rackspace startup liaison officer.
For first time, country will hold three global events together--World Cities Summit, Singapore International Water Week and inaugural CleanEnviro Summit--to provide wider and integrated platform for exchange of ideas to tackle increasingly complex problems.
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- 4 Following months of speculation, Box files for IPO
- 5 Box.com raises another $150M, bumping estimated value to $2.4B