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Asian tech news roundup – Nov 2

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Photo credit: Razer. Razer releases its first phone, Didi gets into vehicle charging, and a new Visa-approved cryptocurrency card arrives in Singapore. Here are some

Asian tech news roundup – Nov 1

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A number from Pomelo’s fall 2017 collection. Photo credit: Pomelo. Two new unicorns were minted in China today, each hitting the lofty heights of a

Asian tech news roundup – Oct 31

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Photo credit: Pexels. Investment for Bigbasket, SoCash, and Netmeds; shutters for Tripvisto; and a new role for Jack Ma. Here are some of today’s tech

Asian tech news roundup – Oct 30

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Indian ride-hailing giant Ola claims to have around 120,000 auto-rickshaws on its app. Photo credit: Ola. There was plenty of funding news from India today,

After Lazada, he started an online fashion brand with his partner. It’s profitable and growing

October 27, 2017 0

Roman Khan and Jennifer Chong. The duo started fashion brand Linjer in 2014. Photo credit: Linjer. In the span of three years, Linjer has grown

Asian tech news roundup – Oct 27

October 27, 2017 0

Members from the Carousell product, engineering and senior leadership team at the company’s Singapore headquarters. Photo credit: Carousell. Rumor has it that Carousell has closed

Asia tech news roundup – Oct 26

October 26, 2017 0

Snapcart’s founders. Photo credit: Snapcart. Snapcart, ShieldSquare, and Jirnexu take home funding; Grab tries its hand at a membership model; and SoftBank’s Son says the

Asian tech news roundup – Oct 25

October 25, 2017 0

A NuTonomy driverless taxi on the road in Singapore. Photo credit: NuTonomy. There were some big funding rounds for ecommerce and fintech startups today –

How Indonesia’s digital economy is responding to infrastructure woes

October 24, 2017 0

Indonesia’s young, social, and increasingly wealthy population creates high growth potential for the country’s digital economy. Players in the startup ecosystem are rolling up their

Asian tech news roundup – Oct 24

October 24, 2017 0

Photo credit: Open Grid Scheduler/Grid Engine. There were quite a few comings-and-goings in the personnel departments of the region’s tech companies today, with sudden departures