Today's top tech news, March 19: Gogoprint expands to Indonesia and Toong adds hotels to its co-working network

Also, new Alibaba investment and CEO at Lazada and Go-Jek may spin-off lifestyle brand 

Indonesian consumers prefer to shop during weekdays, and 4 other interesting e-commerce behaviours

From mobile and desktop preference to payments, here are some interesting behaviours of Indonesian e-commerce customers 

Today's tech news, Feb 09: Indonesian bitcoin PoS firm Pundi X eyes India entry

Also in the news is Apple's partnership with Alibaba to bring a payment system into stores in China 

Google, Temasek to participate in Go-Jek's US$1.2B funding round

Chinese online platform Meituan-Dianping is also joining the round, which will also see Go-Jek's existing investors KKR and Warburg Pincus participating 

Women co-founded beauty services marketplace Mecapan launches equity crowdfunding campaign on Ata Plus

For merchants, Mecapan offers tools for managing appointments, digital transactions, data analytics, and customer loyalty programmes  

A wrap of the Indonesian e-commerce industry in 2017

Lazada and Tokopedia dominated Indonesian e-commerce, but Shopee found significant growth and success 

Go-Jek acquires Indonesian fintech companies Kartuku, Midtrans, Mapan

The ride-hailing giant says these acquisitions will enable it to provide an inclusive payment ecosystem for financial institutions, enterprises and SMEs, as well as banked and unbanked consumers 

Helpster raises US$2.5M to help companies find temporary employees

The Helpster investment was led by Mojo Partners and Wavemaker Partners