Weekend news wrap: Singapore budget update and a nice funding round from Taiwan

Got three minutes? Here is a wrap of last week's big news stories from e27 

Mober raises 7-figure funding to provide on-demand logistics service for the Philippines

Mober's says its service allows delivery assignments in Manilla's notorious traffic to be completed quickly 

Singapore's insurtech startup UEX raises US$1M from Verspieren to expand to other parts of Asia

According to UEX CEO Grégoire Rastoul, insurance is a huge sector in Singapore, yet the biggest part of the value chain is kept by traditional players, and this needs to be changed 

Today's top tech news, February 23: The next 10 years for Airbnb

We also have news about the decline of Chinese smartphone sales, the struggles of VC firms in India, and the power of the Kardashian-Jenner clan 

Can a game about virtual kittens help blockchain go mainstream?

It is like a baseball trading card game, but on the blockchain. 

TOP100 Academy: 50Folds’ Alexander Jarvis on questions VCs will ask every startup and how to tackle them

Jarvis is a well-known mentor in the startup ecosystem and is always open to provide invaluable advice 

TOP100 Academy: Hubspot’s David Fallarme on building a US$100M Customer Acquisition Strategy

Prior to Hubspot, Fallarme helped grow a company's revenue from just thousands to the seven-digit range 

5 strategies that can help improve your startup productivity

While challenges are inevitable, these productivity tips can help you stay focused and motivated 

Cerebro Labs launches startup competition to discover innovative entrepreneurs in Philippines

Selected startups will receive up to US$38,600 worth of support services, such as free co-working space, training, and access to a network of local and international investors 

Video technology development company Jocoos secures US$924K investment

Jocoos has built some nifty video conversion and compression technologies