ZmyHome: ‘for sale by owners’ home and condominium platform, closes $400,000 funding from the KKFund.

Dtac accelerated startup, ZmyHome, a home listing portal in Thailand that helps owners to sell houses directly to buyers, received $400,000 funding from the KKFund, a seed-round leading VC in Southeast Asia. This investment was aimed to improve the portal system and expand users covering all locations and segments in Thailand. ZmyHome is also the…... read more

JCB to Test Multipurpose Biometric Authentication

JCB Co., Ltd., announced that JCB will be running a trial of multipurpose server-based visible light palm authentication in February at JCB headquarters in Tokyo, Japan, in collaboration with Universal Robot Co., Ltd. (UR), and the National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology. Photo: George Hodan The trial will use UR's visible light palm…... read more

Tesco Lotus invites startups to join first hackathon event in Thai retail history in search of innovations for Retail 4.0 and digital era customers

Tesco Lotus, Thailand’s leading retailer, will host the Tesco Lotus Hackathon 2018, the first event of its kind in the Thai retail industry, to invite the burgeoning startup community in Thailand to help come up with innovations to serve the digital era customers better. The winning idea may be implemented by Tesco Lotus across its…... read more

EATLAB: using AI and Blockchain to Move Thai Food Industry Above & Beyond

EATLAB is a startup aims to maximize Thailand’s capacity, as a food producing country, with AI and blockchain technology. It is utilizing Artificial intelligence in food creation, just like IBM Chef Watson, however, with a twist. EATLAB is an enhanced version of IBM Chef Watson that assesses consumer satisfaction from consumer’s behavioral data, and provide…... read more

Roadshow to Techsauce Global Summit 2018 begins

Ready, set, go! The official roadshow to Techsauce Global Summit 2018 set to take place June 22-23, 2018 in Bangkok has already begun its journey to 20 countries to get the best of the best startups throughout the world.  This year Techsauce aims to double last year’s attendees of 5,000 to 10,000 and globalize the…... read more

NSI Ventures Announces First Close of NSI Ventures II, L.P., Investment in Biofourmis and New Team Members

NSI is pleased to announce the first close of NSI Ventures II, L.P., bringing total assets under management to more than US$150 million. The initial closing of NSI Ventures II, L.P. was supported by many investors from NSI's first fund, including university endowments, pension funds and international financial institutions. NSI Ventures II, L.P. will continue NSI's existing strategy…... read more