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Vynn Capital snags investment from Malaysia's MAVCAP for its maiden Southeast Asia fund

1 day ago   |   TechCrunch

Vynn Capital , a new entrant to Southeast Asia's startup ecosystem, is gearing up to close its maiden fund after it landed an undisclosed sum from Malaysia Venture Capital...
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The world's largest bee is back from the dead after nearly four decades

The world's largest bee is back from the dead after nearly four decades

1 day ago   |   TheBoyGeniusReport   |   3 articles

Finding an endangered or otherwise rare species in the wild can be very challenging for scientists, but hunting down something as small as a bee after nearly three decades of...
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Indonesians clean up the beach one sandal at a time

1 day ago   |   Phys.org

Hundreds of people sifted through a vast wasteland of rubbish strewn across a beach in Indonesia on Thursday, underscoring the Southeast Asian archipelago's mammoth marine...
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'Flying bulldog': world's largest bee refound

1 day ago   |   Phys.org   |   2 articles

The world's largest bee-a giant insect roughly the size of a human thumb-has been rediscovered in a remote part of Indonesia in its first sighting in nearly 40 years...
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World's Largest Bee Rediscovered in Wild

World's Largest Bee Rediscovered in Wild

2 days ago   |   Geek   |   2 articles

Despite its massive wingspan and hulking body, the world's largest bee has been lost to science since 1981. Until a search team rediscovered the species-known as Wallace's...
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JD.com's drones take flight to Japan in partnership with Rakuten

JD.com's drones take flight to Japan in partnership with Rakuten

2 days ago   |   TechCrunch

Chinese e-commerce company JD.com is taking its drone delivery system to Japan. Rakuten, the Japanese e-commerce giant, just announced a partnership with JD that will see its...
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On-demand logistics startup Lalamove raises $300M for Asia growth and becomes a unicorn

On-demand logistics startup Lalamove raises $300M for Asia growth and becomes a unicorn

2 days ago   |   TechCrunch   |   2 articles

Lalamove, a Hong Kong-based on-demand logistics startup, has closed a $300 million Series D round as it seeks expansion across Asia. In doing so, the company has officially...
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Samsung Galaxy S10 pre-order bonuses include a Smart TV, Galaxy Watch, and Galaxy Buds in some regions

Samsung Galaxy S10 pre-order bonuses include a Smart TV, Galaxy Watch, and Galaxy Buds in some regions

3 days ago   |   Phone Arena   |   4 articles

With mere hours left until the official unveiling of the Samsung Galaxy S10, a poster confirming some very enticing pre-order bonuses has leaked online. Published by Android...
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German insurance giant Allianz increases its VC fund to $1.1 billion

3 days ago   |   TechCrunch

Allianz X, the venture capital arm attached to German insurance giant Allianz, has increased the size of its fund to €1 billion, around $1.1 billion, according to an...
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Twitter names first international markets to get checks on political advertisers

4 days ago   |   TechCrunch

Twitter has announced it's expanding checks on political advertisers outside the U.S. to also cover Australia, India and all the member states of the European Union. This means...
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Leaked banner reveals the Huawei Mate X, the company's foldable smartphone

Leaked banner reveals the Huawei Mate X, the company's foldable smartphone

This week we saw Samsung launch its foldable smartphone in the form of the Samsung Galaxy Fold. It turns out Samsung will not be alone in launching a foldable device because it... Read more ...

Oppo with 10x zoom camera, 48MP main camera coming in Q2 this year

Oppo with 10x zoom camera, 48MP main camera coming in Q2 this year

Oppo will launch a phone with its new 10x zoom camera in the second quarter of this year. Before we dive into how this much optical zoom is possible, we should explain what... Read more ...

The Galaxy S10 has one thing other phones in 2019 lack - courage

The Galaxy S10 has one thing other phones in 2019 lack - courage

A phone that has everything you want - and everything I want - really does exist. The Galaxy S10 , on paper anyway, is without a doubt the finest smartphone Samsung has ever... Read more ...

The Best Squad Builds In Apex Legends

The Best Squad Builds In Apex Legends

Apex Legends' combination of character-driven shooter and battle royale has players scrambling to find the best combinations in their squads to become champion. You're probably... Read more ...

Hunting For Glory In Legendary Eleven

Hunting For Glory In Legendary Eleven

Eclipse Games' Legendary Eleven doesn't just go back to a simpler gameplay time for soccer video games, it also mines the sports' storied past in a non-licensed sports title... Read more ...

Today might be your last day to get a Fire TV Stick 4K for the price of a...

Today might be your last day to get a Fire TV Stick 4K for the price of a Fire TV Stick

There are exceptions to every rule, but Amazon generally likes to kick off new sales on Sundays and then end them the following Saturday. If that's the case with the killer... Read more ...

NASA's New Horizons sends back the clearest view yet of a flattened space peanut

NASA's New Horizons sends back the clearest view yet of a flattened space peanut

New photos sent back by NASA's New Horizons spacecraft reveal mysterious light patches and dark divots on the strange, frozen space rock known as 2014 MU69. These photos are... Read more ...

Best Samsung Galaxy S10+ pre-order deals February 2019: 50GB for £53/m on EE

Best Samsung Galaxy S10+ pre-order deals February 2019: 50GB for £53/m on EE

Samsung has launched at trio of new phones, and we're now covering all the top offers on the largest of them all - the Samsung Galaxy S10+. The S10+ is around to pre-order now... Read more ...

Réalité augmentée: Microsoft lance des applications pour Android et iOS

Réalité augmentée:  Microsoft lance des applications pour Android et iOS

Microsoft croit en sa technologie de réalité augmentée HoloLens. Dans cette perspective, la firme américaine va développer son concept, et développer des applications dédiées... Read more ...

France vs Scotland live stream: how to watch Six Nations 2019 rugby online...

France vs Scotland live stream: how to watch Six Nations 2019 rugby online from anywhere

France are back after a battering from England last game, this time to take on Scotland in the 2019 Six Nations. It's a tricky one to predict, so make sure you tune in... Read more ...