Blockchain startup CEO claims he’s being ousted from his company

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Otonomos founder Han Verstraete. Photo credit: Otonomos. CEO and founder of Singapore-based blockchain startup Otonomos, Han Verstraete, has penned a blog post alleging an attempt

iSelect takes control of iMoney, one of Southeast Asia’s top financial comparison sites

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iMoney co-founders Lee Ching Wei and Bruno Araujo. Photo credit: iMoney. Australian Securities Exchange-listed iSelect has boosted its stake in Malaysia-based financial comparison service iMoney,

Nordic accelerator launches in Shanghai, joining wave of expat-preneurs in China

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Photo credit: Oliver Cole / Unsplash. In a WeWork office overlooking central Shanghai, a cohort of Scandinavian entrepreneurs pitch to a throng of investors, startup

Brief: SoftBank, Tencent invest $2 billion in India’s Uber rival Ola

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Photo credit: Tech in Asia. The news (extracted from Bloomberg): India’s ride-hailing company Ola has raised US$2 billion in fresh funding from SoftBank, Tencent, UC-RNT

Over a third of staff left SGInnovate, a Singapore government-owned firm nurturing deep tech

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More than a third of the employees at SGInnovate, a government-owned firm nurturing deep tech startups in Singapore, have left in recent months, according to

Grab partners with Singapore Airlines to turn GrabRewards into air miles

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Singapore Airlines craft at Changi Airport. Photo credit: petervick167 / 123RF. Grab and Singapore Airlines are teaming up to integrate their respective loyalty schemes and

15-Year-Old Tattoo Caused a Cancer-Like Reaction in a Woman’s Lymph Nodes

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Well, we can add this to the list of weird things tattoos can do to your body: apparently they can mimic the symptoms of cancer,

The Largest Dataset We Have Shows Gun Control Actually Works

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In the wake of the US’s latest mass shooting in Las Vegas – tragically the deadliest in the country’s history – there is continued debate

Hundreds of Polar Bears Spotted Feasting on a Dead Whale Carcass

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The polar bear perched on a small wedge of ice has become a clichéd symbol for the way climate change is affecting animal life, but

Researchers Have Discovered a Previously Unknown Role For The Brain’s Hippocampus

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That sea-horse shaped chunk of grey matter deep inside our skull called the hippocampus has a job on its resume we’ve never seen before –