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How Twitter successfully built the AsiaPac regional division

Twitter has gone viral in Asia Pacific. Hot Topics met Aliza Knox, Twitter’s MD of online sales for the AsiaPac regional division, to find out more about why western businesses sometimes need to be scrappy to succeed there... Not many people can say they ran an AsiaPac regional division of a glob ... read more


The 7 Indian tech startups to watch

Indian tech startups have caught the eye of high profile investors. We all know the superstar startups coming out of Silicon Valley, but Indian ones have recently started making a name for themselves. Here we’ve focused on 7 of the most promising Indian tech startups that you probably have not he ... read more


The 6 Chinese tech startups to watch

Asian startups are now starting to see a rapid increase in funding from high profile investors. While the tech startups in Silicon Valley and the rest of the developed world continue to innovate, agile startups in Asia are now tackling problems that are unique to their local populations. Here we fo ... read more

Key Tech Hires


The 8 key tech hires you need to know from September

September was a busy month for senior key tech hires, as companies flexed their muscles following the summer. Apple was particularly active, as alongside the launch of its iWatch and iPhone 6, the company made two senior appointments. The first is Australian designer Marc Newson, who joins as SVP of ... read more

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