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    The Pirate Bay Takes Heat for Testing Monero Mining

The Pirate Bay Takes Heat for Testing Monero Mining

The Pirate Bay has come under fire for testing a Monero javascript miner as a possible means for generating new revenue to replace its current model of making money through

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    Singapore-founded cryptocurrency startup Luno raises $9m series B

Singapore-founded cryptocurrency startup Luno raises $9m series B

Photo credit: Luno. Cryptocurrency startup Luno – previously known as BitX – has landed US$9 million in series B funding, it announced today. London-based Balderton Capital led the the round,

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    Tech billionaires launch internship program to incubate Singapore’s finest in China

Tech billionaires launch internship program to incubate Singapore’s finest in China

Lujiazui district, Shanghai. Photo credit: iakov / 123RF Stock Photo. Yesterday saw the official launch of the Singapore Valley Awards – a new internship scheme that will give Singaporean undergrads

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Trump administration eases throttle on visas for techies

  Trump administration eases throttle on visas for techies

President Trump. Photo credit: Gage Skidmore. The US Citizenship and Immigration Services has announced resumption of “premium processing” of non-immigrant

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Google’s Tez payments app just went live in India, and we tested it to see how fast it is

  Google’s Tez payments app just went live in India, and we tested it to see how fast it is

A screenshot of Google’s Tez app. Google today entered the Asian mobile payments fray with the launch of a new

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Singapore is flexing cyber security muscles with an additional $12m for research

  Singapore is flexing cyber security muscles with an additional $12m for research

Singapore Minister of Finance Heng Swee Keat visits Switch 2017. Photo credit: Switch. Singapore will double down on commercializing deep

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Softbank buys into Chinese online insurer ahead of $11b IPO

  Softbank buys into Chinese online insurer ahead of $11b IPO

Masayoshi Son at SoftBank World 2016. Photo credit: SoftBank. Online insurer ZhongAn, one of China’s leading fintech services, today got

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An encounter with WeWork co-founder reveals a tussle between money and mission

  An encounter with WeWork co-founder reveals a tussle between money and mission

WeWork co-founder Miguel McKelvey. Photo credit: Tech in Asia. Co-working giant WeWork has been busy lately. How to stay in

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Singapore will work with universities to get more research to market

  Singapore will work with universities to get more research to market

Singapore Minister of Finance Heng Swee Keat opens Switch 2017. Photo credit: Switch. The Singapore government is determined to cultivate

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