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VIVO V15Pro: mid-range features with amazing pop-up selfie camera

The VIVO V15Pro stems as one of 2019's most innovative smartphones, illustrating the speed of smartphone innovation. VIVO, the Chinese smartphone manufacturer that has slowly grown in the smartphone market for the past few years, is...

SIM-only plans (2019) – Circles.Life vs GOMO vs One Plan vs Giga!

In the past, a new telco service provider will have a challenging start, trying to carve out a niche in Singapore's competitive mobile space, including having to cope with subscribers not paying on time. However, times...

19 plugins you should consider for your WordPress in 2019/2020

Although WordPress offers tons of features and flexibility, there is still a gap in the functionality from the core Content Management System (CMS). The best way to fill in the missing pieces is to get your...

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In brief: Lifen raises US$22.7M for its healthcare messaging platform

French startup, Lifen, is raising US$22.7 million funding round. Partech is leading the round with Idinvest Partners and Majycc eSanté Invest, together...

In brief: Wavemaker Partners confirms making first close at US$60M for third SEA fund

Wavemaker Partners has confirmed that it has secured a US$60-million first close for its US$100-million third Southeast Asian fund, from a pool...

In brief: Yellow Messenger bags US$4M Series A funding from Lightspeed

Bengaluru-based artificial intelligence startup, Yellow Messenger, bags Series A funding of US$4 million from Lightspeed Venture Partners and other prominent angel investors...

India’s CityFurnish raises US$5M Series A

Cityfurnish, an India-based online rental marketplace for furniture and consumer appliances, has bagged US$5 million in a Series A round from...

In brief: Dropbox’s all-new desktop app aims to be your one and only workspace

Dropbox has just unveiled a new desktop app that creates a single workspace for organizing your content, connecting your various tools, and...

Featured Stories

VIVO V15Pro: mid-range features with amazing pop-up selfie camera

The VIVO V15Pro stems as one of 2019's most innovative smartphones, illustrating the speed of smartphone innovation. VIVO, the Chinese smartphone manufacturer that has slowly grown in the smartphone market for the past few years, is...

SIM-only plans (2019) – Circles.Life vs GOMO vs One Plan vs Giga!

In the past, a new telco service provider will have a challenging start, trying to carve out a niche in Singapore's competitive mobile space, including having to cope with subscribers not paying on time. However, times...

19 plugins you should consider for your WordPress in 2019/2020

Although WordPress offers tons of features and flexibility, there is still a gap in the functionality from the core Content Management System (CMS). The best way to fill in the missing pieces is to get your...

 Trending Right Now

In brief: Lifen raises US$22.7M for its healthcare messaging platform

French startup, Lifen, is raising US$22.7 million funding round. Partech is leading the round with Idinvest Partners and Majycc eSanté Invest, together...

In brief: Here’s what we know so far about the upcoming streaming service, Disney Plus

Disney Plus (also known as Disney+) is intended to compete with industry leader Netflix and the various other direct-to-consumer streaming video platforms...

In brief: Yellow Messenger bags US$4M Series A funding from Lightspeed

Bengaluru-based artificial intelligence startup, Yellow Messenger, bags Series A funding of US$4 million from Lightspeed Venture Partners and other prominent angel investors...

India’s CityFurnish raises US$5M Series A

Cityfurnish, an India-based online rental marketplace for furniture and consumer appliances, has bagged US$5 million in a Series A round from...

Featured Stories

VIVO V15Pro: mid-range features with amazing pop-up selfie camera

The VIVO V15Pro stems as one of 2019's most innovative smartphones, illustrating the speed of smartphone innovation. VIVO, the Chinese smartphone manufacturer that has slowly grown in the smartphone market for the past few years, is...

SIM-only plans (2019) – Circles.Life vs GOMO vs One Plan vs Giga!

In the past, a new telco service provider will have a challenging start, trying to carve out a niche in Singapore's competitive mobile space, including having to cope with subscribers not paying on time. However, times...

19 plugins you should consider for your WordPress in 2019/2020

Although WordPress offers tons of features and flexibility, there is still a gap in the functionality from the core Content Management System (CMS). The best way to fill in the missing pieces is to get your...

 Trending Right Now

India’s CityFurnish raises US$5M Series A

Cityfurnish, an India-based online rental marketplace for furniture and consumer appliances, has bagged US$5 million in a Series A round from...

In brief: Airbnb rolls out ‘Adventures’ for tourists seeking more thrills

Airbnb has debuted a new extension of its growing business in providing travel experiences in addition to temporary...

In brief: Yellow Messenger bags US$4M Series A funding from Lightspeed

Bengaluru-based artificial intelligence startup, Yellow Messenger, bags Series A funding of US$4 million from Lightspeed Venture Partners and other prominent angel investors...

In brief: Lifen raises US$22.7M for its healthcare messaging platform

French startup, Lifen, is raising US$22.7 million funding round. Partech is leading the round with Idinvest Partners and Majycc eSanté Invest, together...

In brief: Huawei starts showing ads on smartphone lock screens

Chinese smartphone manufacturer, Huawei, has started showing ads for hotel reservation website, Booking.com, on the lock screens of their phones.According to Android...

Business

In brief: Huawei starts showing ads on smartphone lock screens

Chinese smartphone manufacturer, Huawei, has started showing ads for hotel reservation website, Booking.com, on the lock screens of their phones.According to Android Police, the P30 Pro, P20 Pro, P20, P20 Lite, and Honor 10 in the UK,...

5 big social media trends in 2019 [Infographic]

Just by being active on social media, or consistently engaged in social media marketing is not enough. You need to stay...

12 steps to creating social media marketing success [Infographic]

The inception of social media has changed many things in the business world. Innovative approaches to winning new customers and sustaining...

In brief: Mastercard’s Digital Wellness program uses A.I. to make online paying safer

Mastercard wants to make paying for items online both a little easier and a little safer — and it’s using some pretty...

Startups

In brief: Lifen raises US$22.7M for its healthcare messaging platform

French startup, Lifen, is raising US$22.7 million funding round. Partech is leading the round with Idinvest Partners and Majycc eSanté Invest, together with existing investors, Serena and Daphni.Most of the healthcare industry in France still relies on...

In brief: Airbnb rolls out ‘Adventures’ for tourists seeking more thrills

Airbnb has debuted a new extension of its growing business in providing travel experiences in addition to temporary...

In brief: Yellow Messenger bags US$4M Series A funding from Lightspeed

Bengaluru-based artificial intelligence startup, Yellow Messenger, bags Series A funding of US$4 million from Lightspeed Venture Partners and other prominent angel investors...

In brief: Stride bags US$2.5M from JetBlue, NFX for its guided trips marketplace

Stride describes itself as a marketplace for experiential multi-day and multi-destination packaged trips planned by experts.The service, which was co-founded by former...

Technology

In brief: VMware intents to buy Avi Networks, the startup that raised US$115M

VMware is trying to reinvent itself from a company that builds and manages virtual machines in your data center to one that manages your virtual machines wherever they live, whether that’s on prem or the public cloud....

In brief: Here’s what we know so far about the upcoming streaming service, Disney Plus

Disney Plus (also known as Disney+) is intended to compete with industry leader Netflix and the various other direct-to-consumer streaming video platforms...

In brief: Huawei starts showing ads on smartphone lock screens

Chinese smartphone manufacturer, Huawei, has started showing ads for hotel reservation website, Booking.com, on the lock screens of their phones.According to Android...

In brief: Dropbox’s all-new desktop app aims to be your one and only workspace

Dropbox has just unveiled a new desktop app that creates a single workspace for organizing your content, connecting your various tools, and...

Business

In brief: Huawei starts showing ads on smartphone lock screens

Chinese smartphone manufacturer, Huawei, has started showing ads for hotel reservation website, Booking.com, on the lock screens of their phones.According to Android Police, the P30 Pro, P20 Pro, P20, P20 Lite, and Honor 10 in the UK,...

5 big social media trends in 2019 [Infographic]

Just by being active on social media, or consistently engaged in social media marketing is not enough. You need to stay...

12 steps to creating social media marketing success [Infographic]

The inception of social media has changed many things in the business world. Innovative approaches to winning new customers and sustaining...

In brief: Mastercard’s Digital Wellness program uses A.I. to make online paying safer

Mastercard wants to make paying for items online both a little easier and a little safer — and it’s using some pretty...

Startups

In brief: Lifen raises US$22.7M for its healthcare messaging platform

French startup, Lifen, is raising US$22.7 million funding round. Partech is leading the round with Idinvest Partners and Majycc eSanté Invest, together with existing investors, Serena and Daphni.Most of the healthcare industry in France still relies on...

In brief: Airbnb rolls out ‘Adventures’ for tourists seeking more thrills

Airbnb has debuted a new extension of its growing business in providing travel experiences in addition to temporary...

In brief: Yellow Messenger bags US$4M Series A funding from Lightspeed

Bengaluru-based artificial intelligence startup, Yellow Messenger, bags Series A funding of US$4 million from Lightspeed Venture Partners and other prominent angel investors...

In brief: Stride bags US$2.5M from JetBlue, NFX for its guided trips marketplace

Stride describes itself as a marketplace for experiential multi-day and multi-destination packaged trips planned by experts.The service, which was co-founded by former...

Technology

In brief: VMware intents to buy Avi Networks, the startup that raised US$115M

VMware is trying to reinvent itself from a company that builds and manages virtual machines in your data center to one that manages your virtual machines wherever they live, whether that’s on prem or the public cloud....

In brief: Here’s what we know so far about the upcoming streaming service, Disney Plus

Disney Plus (also known as Disney+) is intended to compete with industry leader Netflix and the various other direct-to-consumer streaming video platforms...

In brief: Huawei starts showing ads on smartphone lock screens

Chinese smartphone manufacturer, Huawei, has started showing ads for hotel reservation website, Booking.com, on the lock screens of their phones.According to Android...

In brief: Dropbox’s all-new desktop app aims to be your one and only workspace

Dropbox has just unveiled a new desktop app that creates a single workspace for organizing your content, connecting your various tools, and...

Business

In brief: Huawei starts showing ads on smartphone lock screens

Chinese smartphone manufacturer, Huawei, has started showing ads for hotel reservation website, Booking.com, on the lock screens of their phones.According to Android Police, the P30 Pro, P20 Pro, P20, P20 Lite, and Honor 10 in the UK,...

5 big social media trends in 2019 [Infographic]

Just by being active on social media, or consistently engaged in social media marketing is not enough. You need to stay...

12 steps to creating social media marketing success [Infographic]

The inception of social media has changed many things in the business world. Innovative approaches to winning new customers and sustaining...

In brief: Mastercard’s Digital Wellness program uses A.I. to make online paying safer

Mastercard wants to make paying for items online both a little easier and a little safer — and it’s using some pretty...

Startups

In brief: Lifen raises US$22.7M for its healthcare messaging platform

French startup, Lifen, is raising US$22.7 million funding round. Partech is leading the round with Idinvest Partners and Majycc eSanté Invest, together with existing investors, Serena and Daphni.Most of the healthcare industry in France still relies on...

In brief: Airbnb rolls out ‘Adventures’ for tourists seeking more thrills

Airbnb has debuted a new extension of its growing business in providing travel experiences in addition to temporary...

In brief: Yellow Messenger bags US$4M Series A funding from Lightspeed

Bengaluru-based artificial intelligence startup, Yellow Messenger, bags Series A funding of US$4 million from Lightspeed Venture Partners and other prominent angel investors...

In brief: Stride bags US$2.5M from JetBlue, NFX for its guided trips marketplace

Stride describes itself as a marketplace for experiential multi-day and multi-destination packaged trips planned by experts.The service, which was co-founded by former...

Technology

In brief: VMware intents to buy Avi Networks, the startup that raised US$115M

VMware is trying to reinvent itself from a company that builds and manages virtual machines in your data center to one that manages your virtual machines wherever they live, whether that’s on prem or the public cloud....

In brief: Here’s what we know so far about the upcoming streaming service, Disney Plus

Disney Plus (also known as Disney+) is intended to compete with industry leader Netflix and the various other direct-to-consumer streaming video platforms...

In brief: Huawei starts showing ads on smartphone lock screens

Chinese smartphone manufacturer, Huawei, has started showing ads for hotel reservation website, Booking.com, on the lock screens of their phones.According to Android...

In brief: Dropbox’s all-new desktop app aims to be your one and only workspace

Dropbox has just unveiled a new desktop app that creates a single workspace for organizing your content, connecting your various tools, and...

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Geek's Corner

In brief: Hong Kong artist illustrates iconic food mascots into Chinese deities

Tik Ka From East is a Hong Kong artist who has held several personal exhibitions internationally, including in Hong Kong, Taiwan,...

In brief: Artist illustrates the power of imagination

"Super Shadows" is a collection by artist Jason Ratliff that illustrates the power of imagination. Following the bestselling series "Walking Shadows,"...

In brief: Artist illustrates how superheroes will look when they retire

Eddie Liu, an artist, based in Shanghai, has created a short yet beautiful series that imagines how a few of our...

Netflix brings a classic hero, Ultraman, into the new era

Coming from the sky, Ultraman is about to become larger than life on Netflix. This fifty-year-old Japanese science fiction series will...

Avengers: Endgame gets a new teaser as tickets go on sale

As the tickets for Avengers: Endgame finally go on sale today in the States, we get a new teaser at MCU's...

Casio celebrates Gundam’s 40th anniversary with G-Shock collaboration

Casio announced the release of their Gundam 40th Anniversary G-Shock series. The four-watch series will each be modeled after a different...

Gaming

Nintendo introduces Pokémon Sword and Pokémon Shield

Nintendo, in collaboration with Game Freak and The Pokémon Company, officially revealed Pokémon Sword and Shield, giving fans a first look at the eighth generation of Pokémon. This new release, which was teased at E3 2017,...

Blizzard has no major games planned in 2019

Blizzard will have a dry year in terms of game releases in 2019, with no big titles planned as Activision went...

Nintendo reportedly plans smaller and more affordable Switch

With the Nintendo Switch proving to be an instant success, it makes sense for Nintendo to find ways to continue this...

Nexon’s MapleStory M: Nostalgic World of MapleStory on Mobile

MapleStory, launched in 2003, is a free-to-play 2D side-scrolling MMORPG where players can choose from many exciting job classes and explore different worlds within...

Geek's Corner

In brief: Hong Kong artist illustrates iconic food mascots into Chinese deities

Tik Ka From East is a Hong Kong artist who has held several personal exhibitions internationally, including in Hong Kong, Taiwan, Paris, New York, London, and Milan. "食好西 Eat good West" is...

In brief: Artist illustrates the power of imagination

"Super Shadows" is a collection by artist Jason Ratliff that illustrates the power of imagination. Following the bestselling series "Walking Shadows,"...

In brief: Artist illustrates how superheroes will look when they retire

Eddie Liu, an artist, based in Shanghai, has created a short yet beautiful series that imagines how a few of our...

Netflix brings a classic hero, Ultraman, into the new era

Coming from the sky, Ultraman is about to become larger than life on Netflix. This fifty-year-old Japanese science fiction series will...

Gaming

Nintendo introduces Pokémon Sword and Pokémon Shield

Nintendo, in collaboration with Game Freak and The Pokémon Company, officially revealed Pokémon Sword and Shield, giving fans a first look at the eighth generation of Pokémon. This new release, which was teased at E3 2017,...

Blizzard has no major games planned in 2019

Blizzard will have a dry year in terms of game releases in 2019, with no big titles planned as Activision went...

Nintendo reportedly plans smaller and more affordable Switch

With the Nintendo Switch proving to be an instant success, it makes sense for Nintendo to find ways to continue this...

Nexon’s MapleStory M: Nostalgic World of MapleStory on Mobile

MapleStory, launched in 2003, is a free-to-play 2D side-scrolling MMORPG where players can choose from many exciting job classes and explore different worlds within...

Geek's Corner

In brief: Hong Kong artist illustrates iconic food mascots into Chinese deities

Tik Ka From East is a Hong Kong artist who has held several personal exhibitions internationally, including in Hong Kong, Taiwan, Paris, New York, London, and Milan. "食好西 Eat good West" is...

In brief: Artist illustrates the power of imagination

"Super Shadows" is a collection by artist Jason Ratliff that illustrates the power of imagination. Following the bestselling series "Walking Shadows,"...

In brief: Artist illustrates how superheroes will look when they retire

Eddie Liu, an artist, based in Shanghai, has created a short yet beautiful series that imagines how a few of our...

Netflix brings a classic hero, Ultraman, into the new era

Coming from the sky, Ultraman is about to become larger than life on Netflix. This fifty-year-old Japanese science fiction series will...