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FinTech startup 4xLabs nabs $1.5Mn to focus on global growth and product development

19 May money3-e1448338277627

By Kajal Joshi, The Tech Portal

Singapore-based 4xLabs has secured $1.5 million in pre-series A round of funding. (more…)

NEORIS Announces Strategic Global Expansion

18 May PragueOpening-PressPhoto

NEORIS, a global business and IT consulting company, has announced a geographical expansion with the opening of two new Digital Laboratories in Prague, Czech Republic and Gurgaon, India. (more…)

HealthReveal Tops Off Series A Funding with Northwell Ventures

17 May money 2

HealthReveal, a healthcare technology company that anticipates and mitigates adverse medical events for individuals with chronic disease, has announced  a strategic investment by Northwell Ventures contributing to the Series A funding of $11.3 million. The Series A round was led by GE Ventures and joined by Greycroft Partners and Flare Capital Partners. (more…)

NetX Digital Asset Management Partners with Silicon Publishing to Deliver Cloud-Based InDesign Workflow

15 May tech image

NetX has partnered with Silicon Publishing, a leader in web-to-print automation, to bring powerful Search and Place capabilities to Adobe InDesign teams. (more…)

Oracle to Set Up An Indian Data Centre over the Next 12-14 Months

13 May oracle_tp_2-e1489641320731

By Ashvita Anand, The Tech Portal

With the increase in demand for cloud services from government as well as the corporate sector, Oracle is looking to set up a data centre in India soon. According to Thomas Kurian, the president for product development of the U.S tech giant, the data centre is expected to be up in the next 12-14 months. While Oracle maintains several development centres in the country presently, these data centres will be the first of their kind here. (more…)

IBM Vice President Watson Internet of Things Bret Greenstein to Speak at the Nantucket Conference

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IBM has announced that Bret Greenstein, Vice President, IBM Watson Internet of Things Consumer Business will be participating in a joint presentation at the Nantucket Conference. The conference takes place from June 8-9, in Nantucket, Massachusetts. (more…)

Singapore-Based Anchanto Raises Funding to Strengthen Its Footprint in APAC Countries

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By Kajal Joshi, The Tech Portal

Singapore-based Anchanto has received funding from omnichannel retailer Luxasia Group and its existing investor, the TSE-listed global end-to-end e-commerce enabler, transcosmos inc. Japan (TCI). It had invested earlier in Anchanto in its Series B funding in November 2015. The financial details of the deal remain undisclosed. (more…)

At A $3Bn Valuation, Indonesia’s Go-Jek Raises $1.2Bn from Tencent: Report

8 May Go-Jek-1024x391

By Kajal Joshi, The Tech Portal

Go-Jek, the direct rival of Uber and Grab in Indonesia, has raised a ballooning $1.2 billion from Tencent. The report first appeared on TechCrunch quoting two sources close to the company. The valuation of the ride-hailing firm post this round is $3 billion. Other investors that pumped in the money aren’t known but reportedly existing investors had also participated. The company is slated to make a formal announcement soon. (more…)

Osurv Acquired by Tan Capital Partners

8 May money 2

Osurv, the inventor of the mobile survey, announced that its technology has been acquired by Tan Capital Partners, a private equity firm in Singapore, for an undisclosed sum. (more…)

Twitter is Betting Heavily on Its Video Strategy, Announces over a Dozen Streaming Partners

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By Anmol Sachdeva, The Tech Portal

Twitter is today taking a lengthy stride to expedite its efforts both in global news coverage and live video — an important avenue being explored by most social media giants right now. The micro-blogging platform today attended its first-ever NewFronts conference, the place where online publishers pitch their latest content efforts to a cohort of advertisers. (more…)