Today's top tech stories: Oyo to lay off 150-200 staff; Mobile money soon to be piloted in Vietnam

The other big development of the day is Indian startup Zendrive's US$37M fundraise led by XL Innovate 

How AI is saving mobile app technology from counterfeits on a global scale

As automating anti-counterfeit systems are being adapted with AI mobile app technologies, it is becoming possible to overcome fakes on a global scale. 

How to deal with the challenges of a distributed team

Tips that will help you avoid the main challenges of a distributed team and move on to startup success 

Malaysia's new startup incubator Nexting Ventures launches with US$380K funding

Nexting has also developed four startups in-house for an incubation program -- Lifyn, Vision Building, Next Pictures and Pinnacle Living 

Startup Station Accelerator Program names 10 graduates of its data innovation programme

The event is Facebook's second data innovation startup programme globally (after France) and the first in Asia 

Business has finally fixed the smart contracts problem: here’s how

Smart contracts represent the very best automation has to offer the market 

5 reasons to invest in video marketing

Video Marketing can be a great way to expose customers to new products and services 

Malaysia approves motorbike-based ride-hailing services

The approval came just days after Youth Minister Syed Saddiq Syed Abdul Rahman announced his intention to bring gojek to Malaysia in a Twitter video 

Intelligent energy management startup wins She Loves Tech Singapore 2019

RESync is addressing a very serious problem that our society is facing 

How measuring SEO can change business budgeting

With improved clarity, c-suite business strategists have the means to budget SEO into the marketing make-up effectively