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    Asian tech news roundup – Oct 31

Asian tech news roundup – Oct 31

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 headlines from around the Asia-Pacific

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    Asian tech news roundup – Oct 30

Asian tech news roundup – Oct 30

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, as agri-sharing portal Gold Farm,

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    Asian tech news roundup – Oct 27

Asian tech news roundup – Oct 27

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 its series C round, hauling

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How much the iPhone X really costs you

  How much the iPhone X really costs you

Tomorrow is the Second Coming: the iPhone X launch day. Even arriving over a month after the iPhone 8, it’s

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Asia tech news roundup – Oct 26

  Asia tech news roundup – Oct 26

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

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Thai property portal Hipflat gets investment from Japanese price comparison firm

  Thai property portal Hipflat gets investment from Japanese price comparison firm

Bangkok, Thailand. Photo credit: kobiephotography / 123RF. Thai real estate marketplace Hipflat has secured a strategic investment from Aucfan, an

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Brief: Fujitsu trials blockchain money transfers with Japan’s three biggest banks

  Brief: Fujitsu trials blockchain money transfers with Japan’s three biggest banks

Photo credit: josefkubes / 123RF. The news: Fujitsu is teaming up with Japan’s three largest banking groups – Mizuho Financial

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Japan and blockchain tech are a match made in heaven

  Japan and blockchain tech are a match made in heaven

Tatsuto Fujii, principal analyst at Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group (L), Yuzo Kano, CEO at bitFlyer (M), and Mio Takaoka, partner

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Seasoned Japanese startup puts fintech on the map with $500m IPO

  Seasoned Japanese startup puts fintech on the map with $500m IPO

Ker-ching! Founder and CEO Yosuke Tsuji. Photo credit: Money Forward. Money Forward, a well-established financial tech startup, has launched its

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