Posts Tagged: NRF


Singapore government to pump $48 million into six venture capital funds

The six selected venture capital funds are: Jungle Ventures, Golden Gate Ventures, Walden International, SBI Ven Capital, New Asia Investmen...

  • April 22, 2014
  • at 6:54 pm
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ShopGuru combines inaudible sound and mobile tech to reward shoppers as they enter a store

It’s an app that knows exactly when you’ve walked into a store, and rewards you simply for doing so. ShopGuru, a customer loyalt...

  • October 3, 2013
  • at 3:30 pm
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Singapore’s W-Locate gets series A funding, takes location-tracking tools to Southeast Asia

Earlier this year we looked into Singapore startup W-Locate, which makes location-based service (LBS) tools for businesses. Today, W-Locate ...

  • September 24, 2013
  • at 1:00 pm
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EDBI, NRF investment in London travel startup Everbread goes sour

The London-based company was officially wound up with a notice to the UK’s Companies House on 14 August this year and its affairs are now ...

  • August 26, 2013
  • at 10:31 pm
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3D Without Glasses with EyeFly3D

EyeFly3D is a simple plastic filter, similar to a regular mobile device screen protector, which allows distortion-free viewing of 3D content...

  • April 4, 2013
  • at 10:35 pm
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Gaming Monetization Startup Sogamo Raises US$500,000 from IncuVest

Social game developers would probably understand the pain, blood, and sweat when it comes to new game development. And there are also other ...

  • December 21, 2012
  • at 4:50 pm
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Red Dot Ventures invests USD480K in Singapore’s Innova Technology

Singapore-based tech startup incubator Red Dot Ventures has invested SGD589k (USD480k) in Innova Technology, a Singapore startup that has de...

  • November 8, 2012
  • at 12:54 pm
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Plunify, which makes chip design cheaper, faster and mobile, raises USD 484k from Get2Volume and NRF

Chip design is an inherently complex process requiring sizable computing power. Plunify offloads some of the most demanding tasks to the clo...

  • October 18, 2012
  • at 5:30 pm
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SiTF Announces S$1M Challenge For All Tech Startups

To mark Singapore infocomm Technology Federation (SiTF)’s 30th anniversary celebration, it has announced a S$1 million ($780,000) challeng...

  • June 26, 2012
  • at 8:25 pm
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These high-tech tuk-tuks are going places Uber won’t touch

What you are looking at are probably some of the most high-tech tuk-tuks in the world. Don’t be deceived by the mundane appearance of ...

  • November 27, 2013
  • at 8:43 pm
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Singapore government to pump extra $39 million into early stage investment ecosystem

Update: More details about the scheme and its historical context have been added. Singapore’s Deputy Prime Minister Teo Chee Hean has ...

  • September 25, 2013
  • at 11:21 am
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Singapore NRF chief assesses the Technology Incubation Scheme

Update: headline was changed at NRF’s request. We’ve heard recent rumblings that changes would be in store for the Technology In...

  • September 8, 2013
  • at 10:34 am
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Location Technology Company W-Locate Raises US$470,000 from TNF Ventures

Singapore-based company, W-Locate, has successfully raised S$589,000 (US$470,000) in its pre-series A funding, led by TNF Ventures under Sin...

  • May 16, 2013
  • at 7:14 pm
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MOGi App Checks Out Funding for its Loyalty Cards and Mobile Payments Platform

We recently looked at the MOGi mobile wallet and loyalty cards app, which combines discounts with mobile payments. Today, the startup behind...

  • February 20, 2013
  • at 9:55 pm
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Social games analytics and pesonalization engine Sogamo raises funds from IncuVest

Singapore's real-time analytics and monetization recommendation engine for social games, Sogamo, has recently closed USD 500K in seed fundin...

  • December 20, 2012
  • at 3:02 pm
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Sprooki gets USD 0.48M in seed funding from Get2Volume and NRF

Sprooki has received a total of SGD 1M (USD 0.81M) in funds so far. It's the second time Get2Volume has invested in the company.

  • October 29, 2012
  • at 3:40 pm
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Yinglan Tan, former projects head at NRF, joins Sequoia Capital India as venture partner

Yinglan Tan, head of projects at the National Research Foundation and author of Chinnovation, a book on Chinese innovators, has left the Sin...

  • July 19, 2012
  • at 12:18 pm
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Enterprise social network startup Sambaash gets US$1.64M from Exstream and Stream Global

Sambaash, a Singapore-based startup which creates online communities for businesses and organizations through established social media platf...

  • June 14, 2012
  • at 5:35 pm
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