Today's top tech news, March 27: Uber drivers using Lion City Rentals can now accept Grab bookings

Also, Indonesian ride-hailing motorcycle drivers protest over low pay, ServisHero eyes an ICO, and more 

'It's complicated': Experts weigh in on the possibility of Uber striking a deal with India's Ola

Instead of bleeding more money in markets, where achieving profitability is an impossible task, getting an exit and focussing on the core markets is a more intelligent move 

[Podcast] Asia VC Cast with Jeff Oh from AIRy Mobile

You've heard of the trend of transforming shipping containers into offices space? AIRy Mobile is bringing it to Manila 

The energy industry is on a digital transformation; Energy Eco Chain on being open to new tech

Tony Huang and Eng Choon Tan of Energy Eco Chain talk about blockchain in the energy sector. 

Grab acquiring Uber's data trove is a major red flag. Here's why

But it's not. Many people in Southeast Asia don't care. So let's work towards changing that 

Indonesia's first mortgage tech hackathon BTN Morgtech names 3 winners

Winners of BTN Morgtech Hackathon are judged based on their capabilities in supporting the government's One Million Houses programme 

Stripe Co-founder Patrick Collison on why companies need to build a developer-friendly culture

Collison believes that all companies have to constantly go through failures (but not those big enough to break  them) in order to be successful 

Why social media platforms will be key to driving global gaming growth

Massive online multiplayer games with vibrant player communities will be the biggest drivers of growth in the gaming industry 

Tokopedia expands fintech offering with the launch of gold trading service

Before Tokopedia, other e-commerce platforms in Indonesia such as Bukalapak had also launched their own gold trading service