How a startup-turned-technology-giant is paving the way for startup innovation

Oracle Startup Cloud Accelerators in Singapore and India are currently accepting applications 

Encouraging your customers to be your brand advocates

Once you identify common customer pain points, you can use them to your advantage in a number of different ways 

Blockchain-powered professional network SpringRole raises US$1.3M via private placement

SpringRole is a recruiting startup, which essentially provides verified resumes/profiles using the blockchain technology and a system of incentives 

We made it to Echelon's TOP100 but we probably won't win

We are not an early stage startup, but hey we in-house a group of them, which is kinda the same 

Today's top tech news, May 14: Funding galore and The Great Room opens new co-working space

In other news, Didi can test driverless vehicles in California and Trump tweets ZTE reversal 

Three corporate giants complete first blockchain finance trade

HSBC Singapore, ING and Cargill used the blockchain to facilitate the trade of soybeans from Argentina to Malaysia 

Drones will revolutionise these 3 industries, so watch out

Drones represent a major technological innovation, with their incredible potential set to revolutionise a number of industries 

Healthcare IT firms are easy to start but really difficult to build, says DocDoc CEO Cole Sirucek

Sirucek says the blockchain technology has the potential to improve transparency and increase efficiency in healthcare, while delivering a better patient experience 

Carousell confirms US$85M Series C and plans to double-down on artificial intelligence

Carousell will use money will be used to further enhance its AI capabilities as well as grow its listing categories 

Singapore's VersaFleet grabs US$2.1M to expand its logistics automation solutions to Malaysia, Indonesia

VersaFleet offers a SaaS transport management solution that automates modern supply chains with route optimisation, electronic proof-of-delivery, instant notifications and real-time job status tracking