If data is oil, Singapore startup Ecosystm plans to be the gas station for the tech industry

Ecosystm is a platform for medium sized businesses to get the data they need without emptying the coffers for actionable data 

Baidu brings its autonomous driving tech to Singapore with a new US$200M fund

The new fund is called the "Apollo Southeast Asia" and it is a joint venture with Asia Mobility Industries (AMI) 

oBike crosses 10M rides; seeks business partners to cope with demand

It has launched an initiative called the Global Business Partnership Programme (GBPP) 

It's back! Singapore Startup Gifts wants to put local companies on your holiday wishlist

The nature of the project also revealed an interesting snapshot of entrepreneurship 

Singapore startup Wootag raises US$2.7M to help businesses build interactive videos

The investment was led by Euco Investment, Wavemaker Partners & SPRING Singapore, and included other investors 

Singapore govt to develop a universal QR code payment system

Smaller merchants would benefit from infrastructure-light solutions 

Dr. Alex Lin to step down from SGInnovate in September

Formerly the head of Infocomm Investments, Lin had been the Head of Ecosystem Development under the SGInnovate brand 

Singapore innovation ecosystem is in need of a new model

Singapore needs to brand itself — and attract talent — as a place that is more inter-connected than other places. Which it is not. 

You do not always need money, skills, and experience to start and grow a successful business

Here's how to start a business when you have nothing and know nothing; We built our startup from zero to multi-million dollar revenue through vision, persistence, flexibility, and a genuine concern for customers 

impress.ai helps employers screen candidates using AI; raises funding

Javelin Startup-O Victory Fund provided the fresh injection of capital