She’s studying Hindi in China with an eye to the future of tech

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Tian Siwei in the campus of Peking University where she opted to learn Hindi. Photo credit: Tech in Asia. The tree-lined streets were peaceful and

Southeast Asia’s fintech pivot

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Photo credit: rakchai / 123RF. Grab and Go-Jek are fighting tooth-and-nail to serve commuters in Indonesia. Yet, their biggest battle may be in another arena.

Japan, UK, and Indonesia claim victory at Startup World Cup

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Japanese startup UniFa took home one massive trophy – and a US$1 million prize. Startup World Cup, a global startup competition comparable to Seedstars World

Oculus Rift has a new rival in China

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Huang Chaiming, 29-year-old founder of Hypereal. Photo credit: Hypereal Though China’s VR market hit an estimated US$300 million last year, very few of its startups

Tencent just grabbed a 5% stake in Tesla

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The all-electric Model 3, starting from US$35,000, is due to launch later this year. Photo credit: Tesla. Chinese tech giant Tencent, maker of the popular

The World’s Rarest and Most Ancient Dog Has Just Been Re-Discovered in the Wild

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After decades of fearing that the New Guinea highland wild dog had gone extinct in its native habitat, researchers have finally confirmed the existence of

Relativity Just Passed a Major Test Involving the Most Accurate Clocks Ever

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Science loves nothing better than to find new ways to kick well-tested theories even harder and see if they can’t be made to bleed a

The Largest Dinosaur Footprint Ever Has Been Found in Australia’s ‘Jurassic Park’

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On a 25 kilometre (15.5 mile) stretch of coastline in Western Australia, there lies a prehistoric treasure trove. Thousands of approximately 130-million-year-old dinosaur footprints are embedded

Elon Musk Just Launched Neuralink – a Venture to Merge the Human Brain With AI

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Elon Musk has already launched a new company dedicated to linking human brains with computers, The Wall Street Journal’s Rolfe Winkler first reported Monday. Internal sources

Panther Kittens Have Been Seen Outside Their Florida Territory for the First Time Since 1973

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For the first time since 1973, endangered panther kittens have been spotted north of Florida’s Caloosahatchee River – evidence that despite all odds, these big