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    Thailand’s answer to Square gets series A investment from Singtel-owned company

Thailand’s answer to Square gets series A investment from Singtel-owned company

Photo credit: Digio. A Thai fintech startup described as the region’s answer to Jack Dorsey-founded Square has just completed a series A financing for an undisclosed amount. Among the participants

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    Singapore startup raises $80m in cryptocurrency sale; another follows suit

Singapore startup raises $80m in cryptocurrency sale; another follows suit

TenX founder and CEO Toby Hoenisch. Photo credit: PayPal. Initial coin offerings (ICOs) might be taking off in Singapore with two recent announcements relating to the new funding format. Blockchain

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    5 very practical ways to up your initial salary offer

5 very practical ways to up your initial salary offer

Photo credit: Pixabay. A survey conducted by Glassdoor revealed that a staggering 59 percent of employees accepted their initial salary offers without negotiating. Understandably, the thought alone of asking for

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Grab is adding Myanmar’s Wave Money to its mobile wallet

  Grab is adding Myanmar’s Wave Money to its mobile wallet

A taxi driver in Yangon. Photo credit: rolf52 / 123RF. Ride-hailing and mobile payments startup Grab is partnering with Wave

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In AI push, Tencent launches Alexa-style assistant

  In AI push, Tencent launches Alexa-style assistant

Moving from screen to voice. Photo credit: Sole Treadmill. To the Western world, Tencent is best known for its all-encompassing

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Scientists Are Getting Creepily Close to Being Able to Read Our Minds

  Scientists Are Getting Creepily Close to Being Able to Read Our Minds

Scientists are one step closer to becoming mind readers after new research identified some of the complex brain patterns that

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Mosquito-Borne Diseases Could Be Wiped Out For Good With Gene-Editing

  Mosquito-Borne Diseases Could Be Wiped Out For Good With Gene-Editing

Using the CRISPR/Cas9 gene-editing technique, scientists have discovered a new way to limit the spread of disease-carrying mosquitoes, which has

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The World’s Tropical Zone Is Expanding, And We Should All Be Worried

  The World’s Tropical Zone Is Expanding, And We Should All Be Worried

The Tropics are defined as the area of Earth where the Sun is directly overhead at least once a year

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The Reason You Get a ‘Runner’s High’ Is Not What You Think

  The Reason You Get a ‘Runner’s High’ Is Not What You Think

There’s possibly no better feeling than the calm and happiness that follow the completion of a long, tough run. So

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