Motorcycle taxis will face tougher regulation in Indonesia

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Photo credit: Grab. Motorcycle taxis are a common sight in Indonesia’s congested cities. Two-wheelers have previously been exempt from the government’s transportation laws, but that

Good news for apps: App Annie predicts consumers will spend 33% more in 2017

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Photo credit: manganganath / 123RF. Mobile app data analytics firm App Annie projects a 33 percent growth in consumer spend on apps this year, rising

Morningside Ventures sets up first RMB fund as Chinese startups ditch dollars

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Photo credit: freerlaw / 123RF. Morningside Ventures, one of China’s earliest and most prominent tech investment funds, has just set up its first over RMB-denominated

Apple said to open first Indonesian R&D center in Jakarta satellite city soon

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Image credit: Pixabay. Apple’s plans to set up a research and development center in Indonesia are taking shape. According to Sanny Iskandar, an expert staff member of

WeChat leaps into bike-sharing craze

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On your bike: Hu Weiwei, Mobike co-founder and president. Photo credit: Mobike. WeChat, China’s ubiquitous messaging app with not far shy of 900 million active

Your app is on the store but you can’t monetize. Here are tips from veterans on how they did it.

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Image credit: Pexels. A player is in the middle of a battle in a dungeon somewhere in a fantastical island. The dragon glows yellow –

Thai payments startup Omise to raise funding using digital coins

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Thai payments startup Omise plans to raise up to US$16 million by allowing investors to use ether, the digital currency of blockchain technology Ethereum. The fundraising

Xiaomi will cross $15 billion global revenue in 2017: CEO Lei Jun

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Lei Jun launched Xiaomi’s first phone in 2012. Photo credit: Xiaomi. In its home turf China, Xiaomi fell to the fifth spot behind Oppo, Huawei,

5 design UI/UX jobs this week

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Ready for your weekly dose of design UI/UX jobs? This list will feature exciting career opportunities that have recently opened up from companies on Tech

Scientists Think They’ve Solved the Mystery of Namibia’s Bizarre Fairy Circles

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Scientists could finally have a clearer picture of what causes mysterious dry patches to appear in some arid grasslands, with new research suggesting that so-called