Shopee commits RM1 million in financial support to ‘Mompreneurs’

Know of any mothers who are aspiring to become entrepreneurs? Because Shopee has recently announced that they are allocating RM1 million to help Malaysian mothers develop their entrepreneurship skills, along with everything they need to know to run a thriving eCommerce business. The imparting of knowledge is done through online…

Google rolls out simplified two-step authentication for Android and iOS

Google, in its Google Apps Update Blog, announced a new third option to their two-step verification system. The option, which will see a gradual rollout, aims to bolster log-in security with a solution that is surprisingly simple. Available for both Android and iOS, the new two-step verification gives users an…

Bad experienced with GemFive marketplace

Just to share my experienced on the GemFive marketplace. As you may or may not know, GemFive is a marketplace which operated by GuoLine eMarketing, one of the subsidary company under Hong Leong Group. I shared this article out hoping that GemFive management team to aware what and how to…

GoDaddy down: Problems with DNS and hosting knock 100,000+ websites offline

  GoDaddy, one of the world’s best known web hosts and the world’s largest domain registrar is experiencing serious downtime. Hundreds of thousands of websites are thought to have been knocked offline as a result as its DNS and hosting services experience major technical problems.   The problems were first…

Did you know? You can run Windows 95 on the Apple Watch!

  When Apple said the S1 chipset of the Apple Watch has a miniaturized computer architecture, it is not kidding at all! Developer Nick Lee detailed on his blog how he hacked his Apple Watch to run Winows 95 in emulation. The process is fairly technical and in a nutshell,…

The Opera web browser now has free VPN capabilities

Opera has just announced that the latest developer version of its browser will feature an integrated VPN client that’s completely free and unlimited to use. Opera said that the decision behind this move was to improve the security of its users. By using the VPN, users can shield their browsing habits…

WeChat Wallet lands in Hong Kong before Apple Pay

Tencent’s WeChat Wallet service is now available to users in Hong Kong — just as Apple is working to release its mobile payment system in the city later this year. Hong Kong users who are part of the pilot programme will be able to link their Hong Kong credit cards…

Didi Kuaidi’s rise to power (INFOGRAPHIC)

It’s hard to believe that Didi Kuaidi, a company with more than 250 million users and a value upwards of $16 billion, is such a new company. This time last year, in fact, it didn’t exist at all. At that point, there were still two competing apps and services, Didi…

Leaner, meaner, faster: GrabTaxi rebrands as Grab

Ride-hailing app GrabTaxi has rebranded itself as just Grab, the company announced today. The change is effective for all six countries Grab is operating in, and comes complete with a visual rejig, a new logo, and a redesigned app. As the startup’s services include private car and bike ride-hailing, carpooling,…

GrabTaxi’s journey to a billion-dollar start up (INFOGRAPHIC)

In recent years, Asia has experienced a ride booking boom. Uber is aggressively attacking Southeast Asia, while Rocket Internet’s Easy Taxi is still fighting hard to gain a strong foothold in the region – sometimes unsuccessfully. GrabTaxi is the only home grown app gaining traction across large swathes of Asia.…