Tuicool, A Digital Content Aggregator, Helps Techies to Pinpoint Curated IT Contents

Screenshot of Tuicool Tuicool is a digital content aggregator that aims to pinpoint personalized contents for tech-savvy IT readers overwhelmed by large amounts of similar digital contents. Enabled by a smart algorithm, Tuicool will automatically aggregate and analyze IT-related contents from different channels, such as news sites, blogs, and microblogs, without the intervention of human…

RiMa Helps You Avoid Buying Fake Products

  While many Chinese and even foreigners do enjoy buying counterfeit luxury bags or designer goods in China, food frauds have become a huge concern of people living in China. RiMa is to tackle this problem. Literally it means "sharp code" in Chinese that consumers will be told whether a good is fake by scanning the code on it with RiMa app or type it in. As the code on each piece of…

[OWA Awards 12′]Piktochart: Web-based Infographic Generator

Infographic is one of the best examples of “a picture worth a thousands words” with the rising trend of data visualization. Spreadsheets filled with tons of unsorted and disordered can be very intimidating sometimes. Beautifully-designed and informative infographic, on the other hand, is very useful and efficient in conveying large amount of data in a way that doesn’t bore people away.…

ChinaAccelerator Launches 3rd Batch of 8 Startups in Beijing

ChinaAccelerator, a 3-month incubating program for Chinese TMT startups, just debuted its third batch of 8 startups in Beijing, these new companies, ranging from smart toys, China social networking service, taxi booking, matchmaking, social activity gathering, smarter web news reading to an easier and funnier way for Chinese children to study and play, are ready to attract further investments and…

Upcoming Event: 10 Entrepreneurs x 10 Minutes, August 18th

iWeekend and Chinaaccelerator jointly present 10 x 10 (Ten by Ten) - a unique event for entrepreneurs and the start up community in Beijing.  10 x 10 Beijing is a great opportunity to learn more about tech start ups in China and meet industry players. The agenda comprises of ten speakers, from experienced entrepreneurs to active investors, who will bring to you different topics that cover…

Seoul Space is Korea’s Y-Combinator with Korean Flair

Start-up incubation programs and accelerators are exciting places for people with an entrepreneurial bent. Just by being there you feel the energy flow from people trying to make things better. In China we have featured Innovation Works and Chinaccelerator; and in Taiwan we have featured AppWorks. Since I was in Korea recently, I had to check out the incubator action in Seoul, so I dropped by…

10×10 Lessons Learnt From Entrepreneurs

On Saturday the Geeks on a Train crew from Chinaccelerator had their first stop in Beijing. The 10x10 event was held at the most artistic incubation space in China, Yuanfen Flow at 798 Art District. Surrounded by modern art installations, start-ups can draw creative inspiration to apply to their business – something that needs to happen a lot more in China. 10 speakers had 10 minutes each to…

Chinaaccelerator – Incubating Start-ups in the Sun and Sea of Dalian

Following the success of incubation programs like Y-Combinator, 500 Startups and Techstars in the US, China is setting up its own batch of start-up houses. A new acceleration program called Chinaccelerator (a member of Techstars network) based in Dalian is starting to generate buzz. I’m a big fan of these programs because I think it’s fundamentally important for entrepreneurs and start-ups to…

Upcoming Events: Geeks on a Train 10×10 Conference Beijing, July 23

These events were curated by Frank Yu from Startup Digest Beijing. July 23 - Geeks on a Train 10x10 Conference Beijing Where: Yuan Fen Flow, 798 District Time: From 4pm Cost: FREE The Geeks on a Train tour will take the Chinaccelerator startups on a ride from Dalian to Shanghai through Beijing this July! As part of the tour, the 10x10 conference is bringing you 10 tech pioneers…

Is There Anyone Who Wants to Copy Innovation Works?

You may read more and more comments on Innovation Works. I really respect the dream of Kaifu Lee. No matter what Innovation Works can achieve in the end, I think people should know it's IW which wanted to lead the Innovation in China; I also understand why people question about it. But every new stuff has a learning curve, and everyone can give a different definition about Innovation which could…