Digital Ventures (DV), the venture-capital arm of Thailand’s third-largest bank by assets, Siam Commercial Bank, is giving more weightage this year to direct investment in start-ups specialising in financial services to tap the B2B (business-to-business) market.
Taiwan-based consumer electronics manufacturer HTC Corp. officially announced a new flagship smartphone, the U Ultra, which houses a new Artificial Intelligence (AI) virtual assistant called HTC Sense Companion.
GOOGLE Thailand yesterday kicked off its “Start-up Bootcamp”, while it unveiled two start-ups, Wongnai and Skootar, as having joined its programme to connect start-ups with engineers, product experts and executives while also connecting them with start-up founders outside Thailand.
THE National Broadcasting and Telecommunications Commission (NBTC) is expected to announce in March the revised spectrum management timetable for licensing wireless broadband services on the 1.5-gigahertz, 2.3GHz and 2.6GHz spectra.
BUZZEBEES AIMS to become the first digital-wallet payment gateway in the country, according to chief executive officer Michael Chen. The service will enable connections with online banking at any bank through a high-security mobile e-wallet platform.
The traditionally cautious data centre market is on course for a major shift in focus over the coming 12 months, with implications for both the technologies and products enterprise CIOs will be looking to embrace.