Here we are again. We have changed out title to theITChannel Podcast Weekend Edition because we are planning something bigger. So for now the weekend edtion will be a wrap up of the week in the world of tech for Asia. We are also taking the ITchannel Show Live! so if you are around on Saturday nights do join us at http://ustream.tv/channel/-theitchannel-podcast :)
2359 Media, a Singaporean leading mobile marketing provider, today announced the closing of its Series-A investment round of $1 million, accelerating plans for expansion to the US market.
SingTel Innov8, a wholly-owned subsidiary of the SingTel Group, led the round, making it the first investment by the corporate venture capital fund since its launch in September 2010. In addition to its investment in 2359 Media, the two companies have agreed to work together on projects of mutual interest that will bring value to their customers. NUS Enterprise also participated in this investment round. Continue reading 2359 Media gets investment→
Recently The Star featured a story about a very interesting company, a USB Drive company, based in Taiwan. That company name is Phison Electronics Corp and it is a public listed company in Taiwan that is valued at Rm 4.3 Billion. This company was started by Pua Khein Seng who hails from Selangor. This 35 year old graduate from National Chiao Tung University worked part time support himself while he was still a student.