Digerati50

iPay88 expects better 2017 for e-commerce with mobile dominating
iPay88 data for Malaysia shows monthly e-commerce transactions almost doubled from Jan to Dec 2016 with mobile leading the way.
Digerati50: News, with a dash of spice
Inspired by Malaysiakini, The Edge, Jon Stewart and Trevor Noah, Lau Chak Onn launched Cilisos to add some oomph to local news in Malaysia.
Digerati50: The turbo-booster
As a super angel, Larry Gan is a hands on investor, promoting, coaching, bringing in the right talent and helping his investees find the right model for exponential growth.
Digerati50: The first step is the hardest
The cumbersome process of finding a reliable electrician led Karl Loo to launching ServisHero, a regional startup aiming to make life easier for households and businesses.   
Digerati50: Innovating for the social good
Building his own company and gaining traction has given Kal Joffres the ability and confidence to make bolder decisions, pursue the approaches he feels are the right ones.
Digerati50: The quiet doer
You’ll never have enough clarity, so always spend time to clarify and align, advices Joel Neoh of Kfit, a DNA Digerati50.
Week in Review: MyRepublic hits sweet spot with 4th telco bid in Singapore
Broadband market disrupter, MyRepublic, aims to be the new type of telco Singapore needs, its CEO Malcolm Rodrigues says.
The making of a South-East Asian icon
When Malaysian online payment systems provider iPay88 was acquired by Japan’s NTT Data Corp, no-one was more surprised than cofounder Chong Lee Kean.
Digerati50: Creating a global tech hub (and playground)
DNA continues its weekly series that profiles the top 50 influencers, movers and shakers who are helping shape Malaysia’s Digital Economy, from Digerati50 Vol 2. This week, it’s about Cyberview’s Faris Yahaya, who wants a smarter, not slicker, city.
Week in Review: Buying or adopting tech should come later
Organisations that aim to capture the digital opportunity in this age of disruption need to focus on their core before their tech, writes Karamjit Singh.
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