ICOs have raised a billion dollars since mid-August

ICOs have also raised over US$3 billion in 2017; the bulk of which came in the last six months 

Captain's Log, Oct 13: Samsung CEO resigns, Amazon Studio head suspended over harassment allegation

Indonesian fintech startup Pinjam revealed plans for next year, while Alibaba launches new service for Indonesia 

Wavemaker Partners closes SEA-focussed fund at US$66M, above original target of US$50M

Wavemaker Partners first announced the fund during the visit of legendary investor Tim Draper to Indonesia 

We finally have an idea of the Masayoshi Son investment strategy

The New York Times, reports that, for Masayoshi Son, it is all about the 'singularity' 

Captain's Log: China's Airbnb raises US$300M, JD.com launches luxury e-commerce arm

Also, IoT startup CRON Systems raises US$1.2 million, NBA and Rakuten team up, and more 

Vickers Ventures Partners closes fifth fund at US$230M, eyes global firms

Vickers Ventures Partners's fifth fund is larger than all its previous funds put together 

Sea aims to raise US$800 million in IPO, proposes share offerings at around US$14

Sea revised down its aggregate offering from US$1 billion when it first filed the IPO paperwork 

In the Android vs. iOS war, the next battleground is augmented reality

The new Apple iPhones are going all-in on augmented reality, and so is the Samsung S8 and Google Pixel