Today's top tech news, May 25: Uber saw US$2.5B in profits following Southeast Asia, Russia deals

We also have updates on Xiaomi's upcoming IPO, Netflix's market cap, and GIC being the most active private equity investor in Q1 2018 

Didi's rumoured Hong Kong IPO might bump its market value up to US$80B

Didi Chuxing was valued at US$50 billion in December, 2017 and is said to have US$12 billion in cash reserves 

The Jay Kim Show with SnapAsk Founder and CEO Timothy Yu

SnapAsk has grown into one of the most popular EdTech companies in all of Asia 

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 

Today's top tech news; May 11: Didi to halt hitch services for one week after rider murdered

Also, South Korea is investigating Samsung business structure and Flipkart angel hits it big 

Boxing great Floyd Mayweather hopes to remain undefeated with u-Hop investment

The Philippines ride-hailing startup, named u-Hop, is leveraging the Floyd Mayweather brand to expand to the US 

Opinion: The China-US Thucydides Trap is about data as much as it is about trade

When American companies first entered China, there were concerns over data and national security 

Indian startup Jugnoo brings reverse-bidding solution for cab drivers in Singapore

When a customer make a ride request, drivers in the vicinity can bid for whatever fare they like 

SoftBank moving US$20B of ride-hailing investments into Vision Fund: FT

Today's news update is a reminder of how intertwined Asia's ride-hailing industry has become