Author: Karamjit Singh

Power surge fails to faze intensity of gamers, action shifts to HotShotz main event July 22-23
A power surge that caused a 20-min blackout did not diminish the intensity of the competition as almost 100 players competed in the last HotShotz qualifier to get to the main event July 22-23.
MaGIC’s MAP morphs to Global Accelerator Programme, attracts US$22mil in benefits for cohort
MaGIC’s Global Accelerator Programme marks its transition to becoming a global organization says chairman, Mohd Irwan Serigar Abdullah.
Week in Review: You know it’s a new world when the regulator – in Singapore – encourages risk
The earth moved twice in Southeast Asia’s e-commerce world this week. Alibaba takes credit for one move, Singapore’s MAS for the other.
Lazada Malaysia joins HotShotz as e-commerce partner
Partnership reflects commitment to support Malaysia’s ever-expanding gaming industry says CEO Tickets open for sale with 7-components to DNA’s inaugural eGames festival from July 22-23  
Week in Review: The hurt from ‘losing’ Grab still felt in Malaysia
An interesting week in the ecosystem with Malaysia still hurting from ‘losing’ Grab and 500 Startups actually makes an investment in a Brick & Mortar business model.
5 party collaboration kicks off to create more efficient funding, pitching platform in Malaysia
Five party public sector collaboration in Malaysia aims to create a more efficient funding and pitching platform.
Week in Review: A classic headline that now rings true
From as far back as a decade ago tech vendors and consultants used to love to warn the Brick & Mortar world that it had to adopt digital or die. That warning is not needed today.
Michael Widjaja wants to nourish talent pool to power Indonesia’s digital ambitions
A conversation in December 2014 triggered a thought process that led to an opportunity for Michael Widjaja to create a Digital Hub for Indonesia’s startup ecosystem.
Week in Review: Seoul’s startup hub ambitions leverage on SEA growth
The South Korean government in trying to attract startups globally to Seoul, is looking to leverage on the potential of Southeast Asia and East Asia.
Week in Review: Malaysian big data champion, Fusionex, faces the heat
Fusionex International launches a powerful BDA tool but headlines are all about its proposed delisting.
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