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LinkedIn Revamps Its Jobs Listings With Big Data Analytics

LinkedIn, a social network focused around the working world with nearly 400 million members, is well known for how it uses algorithms to suggest potential business connections and jobs based on your profile. Now, it’s injecting more data analytics into another part of its platform: job …

Startup in Yogyakarta, New Delhi or Manila? Get ready for the Tech in Asia Tour

<b>29/09</b>: We regret to inform that the New Delhi tour has been cancelled.<p><b>UPDATE</b>: Deadline to sign up for the tour has been extended to September 29. …

Startups

Alibaba’s logistics unit inks deal with USPS as cross-border ecommerce to hit $1T by 2020

Alibaba is said to be in the process of raising tens of millions of dollars for its logistics unit Cainiao, as part of a wider $16 billion push to build out a logistics network that it announced back in January 2013.<p>In the latest development, Cainiao said Wednesday that it has signed a Memorandum …

Thousands Of Connected Cars To Roll Out Across U.S.

Now, cars can yell at each other when traffic gets bad<p>If these cars could talk, right? Well, soon they will. Yesterday, transportation secretary Anthony Foxx announced the U.S.'s largest vehicle-to-vehicle pilot program. The $42 million project will roll out in New York City, Tampa, and Wyoming to …

Startup builder LiteLabs enters Indonesia, unfazed by ecommerce giants

LiteLabs teamSome experts will tell you it’s too late to catch the fast-moving ecommerce train in Indonesia, as names like Lazada, MatahariMall, …

Startups

The wild, wild east - Consumers

Special report<p>ConsumersThe wild, wild east<p>MORE THAN FIVE centuries ago Christopher Columbus scrawled in his copy of Marco Polo’s “Travels” that the …

Why luxury automakers are rushing to make electric cars

What's with all these luxury electric cars?<p>The news from the Frankfurt Auto Show underway in Germany is that Daimler's Mercedes-Benz and Volkswagen's …

Electric Vehicles

Ten-month-old Jugnoo buys older startups to take on Ola and Uber in India

India’s Jugnoo, a ten-month-old startup that has apps for both auto rickshaw rides and food delivery, announced it acquired Bistro Offers, a …

Startups

One of London's hottest fintech startups just lured a Silicon Valley veteran to be CTO

Gabriella Poczo is joining the London-based startup to help oversee the businesses expansion.<p>Poczo spent 13 years at SUN Microsystems and four at Skype, where she spearheaded the company's shift from desktop to mobile. She has also served at T-Mobile and messaging service textPlus.<p>WorldRemit is one …