Asia pre-order dates, prices for the iPhone X, iPhone 8, and Apple Watch Series 3

September 13, 2017 0

If you’ve been up for more than five minutes today, you’ve probably already been bombarded by reporting on Apple’s latest mobile products: its yearly iPhone

‘Airbnb for satellite antennae’ lifts off with $7.3m funding from Airbus and Sony

September 13, 2017 0

Infostellar’s co-founders – COO Kazuo Ishigame (L), CEO Naomi Kurahara (M), and Toshio Totsuka (R). Photo credit: Infostellar. Japanese commercial space startup Infostellar has just

Brief: Honestbee launches Goodship logistics service in Thailand

September 13, 2017 0

Photo credit: Honestbee. The news: Singapore-based online food and shopping delivery company Honestbee announced the launch of its logistics service, Honestbee Goodship, in Bangkok today.

Brief: WeWork sues UrWork for trademark infringement

September 13, 2017 0

WeWork’s Tower 535 co-working space in Hong Kong. Photo credit: WeWork. The news (extracted from Bloomberg): US-owned shared office giant WeWork is escalating a legal

After Grab’s acquisition, what’s next for Kudo?

September 13, 2017 0

To those acquainted with the e-commerce industry, Albert Lucius is no unfamiliar name. The CEO and co-founder of the Indonesian Online-to-Offline (O2O) startup Kudo has

Brief: Indonesia boosts ‘missing middle’ startups

September 13, 2017 0

Photo credit: adrenalinapura / 123RF. The news (extracted from Tech in Asia Indonesia): “Nexicorn” is Indonesia’s newest government initiative in support of its startup ecosystem.

Brief: Former Sequoia partner Yinglan Tan raises $25m for debut fund

September 13, 2017 0

Photo credit: Yinglan Tan. The news (extracted from Dealstreetasia): Singapore-based Insignia Ventures Partners, founded by former Sequoia Capital venture partner Yinglan Tan, has raised US$25

Before Its Death, Cassini Has Sent Us The Closest-Ever View of Saturn’s Rings

September 13, 2017 0

In the months leading up to its final flight on 15 September, Cassini has been working like mad. Since April, it has swooped in between

Scientists Just Added a Shocking 20 New Branches to The Tree of Life

September 13, 2017 0

Scientists have identified the genomes of close to 8,000 microorganisms from samples taken out in the field – and around a third of them are distinct from

3 People Have Died After Falling Into a Volcanic Crater in Italy

September 13, 2017 0

Three people – an 11-year-old boy and his parents – died after they fell into boiling mud in a volcanic crater in Pozzuoli, an Italian