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13-Acquisitions everywhere!

Big week! We are having acquisitions here and there! Last episode, we shared about the tech blog scene locally and the very next moment we have TechinAsia buying SGentrepreneurs. #Amazing. Singapore is becoming an exciting place for startups.


  1. Samsung’s Galaxy Gear is a smartwatch like no other
  2. Android KitKat unveiled in Google surprise move
  3. Microsoft swallow Nokia’s phone business for $7.2 Billion
  4. Viki set to be acquired by Rakuten for US$200M
  5. What Viki’s USD$200m exit says about Singapore’s starup ecosystem
  6. Xiaomi unveils new Android-powered 5-inch MI3, 47-inch smart TV in China
  7. SGE acquired by Tech in Aisa

How Do I Qualify?

iSPRINT Funding – Your business must meet the following requirements to qualify for iSPRINT.


You are a local SME with
* Minimum 30% local shareholding AND

  • Company’s Group annual sales turnover not more than S$100 million OR
  • Company’s Group employment size not more than 200 workers
  • You do not already own/ use any other solutions that you are going to adopt (i.e. accounting, payroll or POS solution).


Chris Cai – @anttyc Bryan Lee – @leetucksing

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