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In brief: JD.com will buy a 9% stake in brick-and-mortar consumer electronics seller, Beijing Digital Telecom

Chinese online retailer JD.com will buy a 9% stake in Beijing Digital Telecom, which operates brick-and-mortar stores that sell phones, computers, and...

In brief: CircleCI closed US$56M Series D investment as market for continuous delivery expands

CircleCI closed a US$56 million Series D investment round led by Owl Rock Capital Partners and Next Equity. Existing investors Scale Venture...

In brief: It looks like TikTok has acquired Jukedeck, a pioneering music AI UK startup

A key change is in the works for Jukedeck, a pioneering AI startup out of the U.K. which was building technology to...

In brief: Thumbtack raises US$150 million for its local services marketplace

Thumbtack just closed a new funding round of US$150 million. Sequoia is leading the round, and the company is now valued at...

In brief: Tencent and JD invest in auto financing startup, Linkfin Technology

Shanghai-headquartered fintech startup, Linkfin Technology, has closed a US$50 million Series B equity financing round.This round was jointly led by JD Digits...

Indonesia-based adtech startup, Pomona, secures US$3M in series A-2 round

Pomona, Indonesia-based omnichannel marketing and sales solutions startup, secured US$3 million in a Series A-2 round of funding led by Malaysia-based venture...

Retail tech startup, Trax, bags US$100M in Series D round

Singapore-based image recognition technology firm, Trax, a startup that is backed by GIC and US private equity giant, Warburg Pincus, has raised...

Singapore’s co-living startup, Hmlet, raises US$40M to grow in Asia

The Singapore-based co-living company, Hmlet, has raised US$40 million in a Series B round led by Burda Principal Investments, which will allow...

Chinese property marketplace, Juwai.com, merges with real estate firm, IQI Global

Real estate companies, Juwai.com, and IQI Global, announced that they would merge to form Juwai-IQI, a global proptech group which specializes in...

In brief: China’s Ctrip teams up with 10 ride-hailers worldwide to offer mobility service in 785 cities

China’s largest online travel agency, Ctrip, announced on Friday that it has integrated 10 ride-hailing services across the world into its own...

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In brief: Contentstack raises US$31.5M Series A round for its headless CMS platform

Contentstack, a startup that offers a headless CMS platform for enterprises, today announced that it has raised a US$31.5 million Series A...

In brief: Sequoia-backed beauty tech startup Yours raises US$3.5M seed round

Yours, a Singapore-based beauty tech startup has raised US$3.5 million in its seed round from Sequoia's Surge accelerator, Global Founders Capital, Kindred Ventures (Uber's...

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Wearable technologies are fast becoming a regular part of our everyday lives. Many of us are now using smartwatches, head-mounted displays, body-worn...

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