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Captain's Log, October 23: Troubling ICO data and LATTICE80 heads west

Also, Tesla is building a factory in Shanghai and the "Kindle of China" is heading towards an IPO 

10 cool Artificial Intelligence startups in Asia that you should know

While the true potential of AI is yet to be unleashed, a few entrepreneurs are already making inroads into various industry verticals through their cutting-edge solutions 

5 Korean American Venture Capitalists you should know

These Korean American Venture Capitalists range from legendary angel investors to consumer tech experts 

Next-gen Indonesian diaspora is a powerhouse, and this is an invitation to tap into its potential

Whatever school of thought you belong to, a big change is already happening in Indonesia 

ZUZU HS raises US$1.9M seed funding round led by Wavemaker Partners

ZUZU HS aims to help independent hotels with their online distribution, revenue management, bookkeeping, and procurement 

In photos, Sea goes public on New York Stock Exchange

The IPO by Sea Group, formerly Garena, was one of the biggest moments for Southeast Asia's tech scene. Here are some pictures. 

Saigoneer, an English-language online content platform in Vietnam, raises funding from 500 Startups, VIISA

Saigoneer is an online platform to showcase the nation’s cultural charm and social dynamism, and it offers info under the categories of news, society, art & culture, etc. 

China vs US: Who is winning the big artificial intelligence battle?

The Chinese government’s pivot to become the leader in this technology has created plenty of hype, but how are China’s artificial intelligence aspirations playing out on the ground? 

Jungle Ventures appoints former Tencent executive as Principal, aims to strengthen China link

Jungle Ventures wants to help its portfolio companies "maximise cross-border opprotunity" to China through the appointment of Grace Xia 

After initial slip, Sea stock recovers in IPO debut

The price recovered from a disaster in the first hour to end the day in a solid position