SUSPENDS INDEFINITELY FACE-TO-FACE LEARNING, EVENTS AMID COVID-19 SITUATION

APU says it has been fully in compliance with directives provided by the Ministry of Health, Ministry of Education & Ministry of Higher Education Asia Pacific University of Technology... Read more »

Tencent’s set for fastest growth since 2018 after virus outbreak

Tencent Holdings Ltd. picked up millions of new gamers during the global coronavirus outbreak — yet that surge in mobile play may be slowing as the world’s No. 2... Read more »

APAC ORGS FACING REGULATORY MINEFIELD IN ERA OF TECH-DRIVEN GROWTH, SAYS CLIFFORD CHANCE REPORT

Leading international law firm Clifford Chance has partnered with Forbes Insights to survey 300 C-suite executives at companies with revenues of over US$1 billion (RM4.21 billion) across the globe,... Read more »

Google tells all North America staff to work from home

Alphabet Inc.’s Google told its staff in North America to not go into their offices unless they have to, becoming one of the latest companies seeking to protect workers... Read more »

IPRICE GROUP RAISES US$10MIL SERIES B, AIMS TO DEEPEN ITS VALUE PROPOSITION

iPrice essentially serves not just to provide the best price, but also as a means to untangle the mess deriving from e-commerce platforms housing thousands of merchants and products.... Read more »

FUNDING SOCIETIES, SGEBIZ PARTNER TO HELP UNDER-SERVED SMES IN SINGAPORE

Funding Societies, Southeast Asia’s leading SME digital financing platform, announced last Wed, 26 Feb that it is collaborating with Singapore E-Business Pte Ltd (SGeBIZ) to provide quick financing solutions... Read more »

Facebook is buying another virtual reality game studio

Facebook Inc. said it has acquired development studio Sanzaru Games to join the Oculus gaming group inside its virtual-reality division. Sanzaru has produced a number of games, including from... Read more »

LEARNING FOR THE FUTURE OF WORK IS TO UNDERSTAND WHAT MAKES US UNIQUE AS HUMANS

The human trait of being pattern-seeking storytelling animals is our competitive advantage against the machines, against AI, says Dr Sean Gallagher, director for the Swinburne University of Technology’s Centre... Read more »

BANK ISLAM, KIPLEPAY TO PARTNER FOR LAUNCH OF KIPLEUNI

Entrance to UUM, KEdah. The University is already using KiplePay and will likely adopt KipleUNI as well. Bank Islam Malaysia Bhd and Kiplepay Sdn Bhd, a wholly-owned subsidiary of... Read more »

TM denies blocking gaming servers

Telekom Malaysia Bhd (TM) has denied it is blocking several gaming servers such as EA, Ubisoft and Playstation Network (PSN) as claimed by some Malaysian Internet users, mainly gamers.... Read more »