AirAsia launches a $60M fund to help startups get into Southeast Asia

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Budget airline AirAsia is getting into the VC game after it unveiled a venture capital fund that aims to invest in startups across the world.

Seraphim attracts the UK’s Ministry of Defence to its SpaceTech accelerator

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In the U.S., the links between private sector technology and the defense industry are long and well-known. And in the realm of startups, DARPA, has

Huawei reportedly plans to sue US government over ban

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Huawei’s already proven that a ban in the world’s second largest smartphone market won’t hamper its rapid success, but the company still won’t go down

Sam’s Club to test new Scan & Go system that uses computer vision instead of barcodes

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In October, Walmart-owned Sam’s Club opened a test store in Dallas where it planned to trial new technology, including mobile checkout, an Amazon Go-like camera

JetBlue contest asks users to delete their Instagram pics to fly free for a year

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In a move that’s both bold and bizarre, JetBlue is introducing a new contest that will give three winners a year of free flights on

Scytale grabs $5M Series A for application-to-application identity management

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Scytale, a startup that wants to bring identity and access management to application-to-application activities, announced a $5 million Series A round today. The round was

MIT’s speedy Mini Cheetah robot learns to backflip

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MIT’s Cheetah team has built some incredibly impressive electric robots, capable of jumping hurdles and navigating blindly, but in some ways the new Mini Cheetah

With USB 4, Thunderbolt and USB will converge

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Your cable nightmare might soon be over. The USB Implementers Forum (USB-IF) has unveiled the specifications of USB 4.0, as Engadget reports. And USB 4.0

Office Depot partners with Alibaba to focus on small to medium-sized businesses’ needs

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Office Depot, one of the many big box stores feeling the impact from Amazon’s e-commerce dominance, announced on Monday a significant partnership with Chinese e-commerce

Rising SE Asian startups this week: Video creation-on-demand, luxury ecommerce, and more

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