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How may I help you? Thailand's Helpster raises US$2.1M to help blue collar workers find jobs

The money will be used to boost product development and support the company’s recent expansion into …

Eunogo, which connects tourists with cosmetic surgery experts in Korea, gets funding

The startup provides access to top-tier doctors and VIP care, medical translator, private transport and concierge services, with no waiting time

Google's AI is getting really good at captioning photos

It's great to be an AI developer right now, but maybe not a good time to have a job that can be done by a machine. Take image captioning -- Google has released its "Show and Tell" algorithm to developers, who can train it recognize objects in photos with up to 93.9 percent accuracy. That's a …

ViSenze bags $10m for its image recognition tech powering ecommerce

Photo credit: ViSenze.Computer vision startup ViSenze has leapt over the dreaded so-called series A gap to raise a series B round of funding worth …

Machine Learning

How doodling can make you a millionaire with Line

Image credit: Line.Japan’s beloved messaging app Line went public earlier this year, raising over US$1 billion. Stickers make up close to a quarter …

Doodling

Pricing Home-Sharing Management Services Singapore

ONLINE<p>FROM<p><b>10%</b><p>of your Home-Sharing revenues<p>Includes:<p>Market study (price, occupancy rate etc.)<br>• Creation & optimization of the listing<br>• Management of guest …

Are top Malaysian retailers doing e-commerce?

Though e-comm penetration is still low when compared to total retail market size, the online transactions growth rate is projected at 20-30%

SugarCRM Buys Mobile Startup Stitch, Shuts It Down

SugarCRM, a CRM and open source rival to Salesforce, has made an acquisition to help the company raise its game on the mobile front. It has acquired and is shutting down Stitch, a startup co-founded by ex-Salesforce execs that created a mobile-first platform and iOS app for salespeople to …

Startups

​SugarCRM News: The Latest in the CRM World | SugarCRM

Press Releases<p>04-02-18<p>SugarCRM Earns 5-Star Rating in CRN’s 2018 Partner Program Guide<p>02-16-18<p>SugarCRM Announces its 2018 Class of Elite …

Singaporean accelerators and incubators you should know

Want to find the right accelerator for your startup? Look no further than our list of great local accelerators

The latest numbers on web, mobile, and social media in China in early 2015 (INFOGRAPHIC)

Now that 2015 is in full swing, it’s a good time to look at the main numbers in web, mobile, and social media usage in China.Courtesy of a massive …

China

Jet Is The New Trendy E-commerce Site

If your wallet is still a little light after holiday shopping, Diapers.com founder Marc Lore has got you covered with the launch of Jet.com, a new site that’s managing to get people hyped up about spending money on the Internet (what year is it?).<p>According to Re/code’s Jason Del Rey, prices on the …

Kaoru Kikuchi, Co-founder, Sexy Mandarin happier with bad publicity

Learn Mandarin from semi-clad women! Kikuchi on the ingenious method of motivating students, and the fuss about it which cannot deter her plans