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    Smart bike racks are coming to Singapore’s public housing, thanks to a startup

Smart bike racks are coming to Singapore’s public housing, thanks to a startup

Photo credit: Viatick. The Housing and Development Board (HDB) – the government agency responsible for Singapore’s extensive network of public housing – has teamed up with local startup Viatick to

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    Grab offers hackers bug bounty

Grab offers hackers bug bounty

Grab cars in Singapore. Grab is offering rewards of up to US$10,000 to hackers who are able to identify security weaknesses in its ride-hailing platform.Announced this week, Grab’s public “bug

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    Uber teams up with Malaysian taxi association to offer licensed cab booking

Uber teams up with Malaysian taxi association to offer licensed cab booking

Photo credit: Andrew Lawson. Gabungan, an association representing Malaysian taxi companies, has today signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with ride-hailing giant Uber to launch UberTaxi in Peninsular Malaysia. Around

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Xiaomi hails ‘return to rapid growth’ as it targets 100m phones in 2018

  Xiaomi hails ‘return to rapid growth’ as it targets 100m phones in 2018

Photo credit: Xiaomi. Xiaomi had a terrible 2016 as Chinese consumers turned their backs on the budget phone brand. That

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Xiaomi hails ‘return to rapid growth’ as it targets 100m phone sales in 2017

  Xiaomi hails ‘return to rapid growth’ as it targets 100m phone sales in 2017

Photo credit: Xiaomi. Xiaomi had a terrible 2016 as Chinese consumers turned their backs on the budget phone brand. That

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Thailand’s Omise acquires Paysbuy payments business, raises $25m in token sale

  Thailand’s Omise acquires Paysbuy payments business, raises $25m in token sale

Omise co-founders Don Harinsut (L) and Jun Hasegawa (R). Photo credit: Omise. Thailand’s Omise announced today that it will acquire

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MyRepublic plans IPO next year as CEO dispels M1 buyout rumors

  MyRepublic plans IPO next year as CEO dispels M1 buyout rumors

The MyRepublic team. Photo credit: MyRepublic. Internet provider startup MyRepublic plans to go public by the end of 2018, CEO

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Angel funding for Myanmar app that lets you read comics on your phone

  Angel funding for Myanmar app that lets you read comics on your phone

White Merak’s comics artists at work in the startup’s Yangon studio. Photo credit: Phandeeyar Myanmar Innovation Lab. A Myanmar startup

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Brief: Another Chinese cycle sharer shuts shop due to stolen bikes

  Brief: Another Chinese cycle sharer shuts shop due to stolen bikes

Photo credit: kirahoffmann. The news: 3Vbike has become the latest of China’s multifarious bike-sharing services to shut down because most

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