Posts Tagged: NUS


self driving cars SMART NUS

Singapore’s self-driving car makes Google’s version an unnecessary luxury

While Google may be hogging internet traffic with news of its self-driving cars, the reality is that they are forbiddingly expensive. The sy...

  • January 30, 2014
  • at 11:02 am
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Airbnb co-founder Brian Chesky: make 100 people love your product

Brian Chesky, co-founder and CEO at Airbnb was onstage last Friday with Sequoia Capital’s Yinglan Tan as moderator at the National Univers...

  • October 28, 2013
  • at 9:38 am
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Rakuten Taiwan Gets Visual, Lets You Find Fashion From Photos

E-commerce site Rakuten Taiwan has partnered with visual search platform ViSenze today to bring the startup’s visual search technology to ...

  • July 3, 2013
  • at 3:21 pm
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Collaborative Photo-Sharing App Shutterpair Collects All Your Photos in One Place

Shutterpair is an instant and easy way for users to share photos taken on their mobile photos and digital cameras via shared albums.

  • April 19, 2013
  • at 10:26 pm
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Keen to Learn Silicon Valley’s Best Practices? Attend Lean UX Week Singapore 2013

As a startup founder, what do you know about building a good user experience? We all know how important our customers are, but before we can...

  • January 8, 2013
  • at 9:00 am
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Entrepreneur 360 - The Diaspora Experience

Entrepreneur 360: Highlighting entrepreneurship among South Asian Diaspora members

Entrepreneur 360 – The Diaspora Experience is a networking event and forum that aims to shed light on entrepreneurial experience amo...

  • September 9, 2012
  • at 11:45 am
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Indulge your technological wanderlust at TechLaunch 2012

TechLaunch is an unconference around NUS (National University of Singapore) technologies, an idéation venue for imagineers, inventors, make...

  • August 6, 2012
  • at 10:52 am
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[WDA Funded] National Infocomm Competency Framework – Technopreneurship Course

NUS Institute of Systems Science will be conducting a Technopreneurship course from 7th Aug 2012 to 22th Sep 2012. Upon completion of the pr...

  • June 14, 2012
  • at 4:36 pm
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Be a Thirsty and Hungry Hippo

There has been a lot of debate about Alvin’s admission to National University of Singapore (NUS) of late. It even inspired the Burpple tea...

  • April 26, 2012
  • at 6:30 pm
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Hackerspaces are becoming centers of liberal arts in Asia: NUS prof

Tech startups in Southeast Asia are getting acquired, and more investors are looking at investing in the ecosystem. As such, the need to dev...

  • January 2, 2014
  • at 4:10 pm
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Vault Dragon: Dropbox for physical things

You are a college student in Singapore who’s about to fly home during the term break. You sit in a bed in a rented apartment, and rea...

  • September 11, 2013
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NUS’s Living Lab makes university a petri dish for tech startups and researchers

The National University of Singapore has been positioning itself as a leader in innovation, and their efforts have been reflected in a recen...

  • May 15, 2013
  • at 10:28 am
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Singapore’s NUS one of world’s most innovation-supportive universities: MIT-Skoltech study

Much has been said about how governments around the world are trying to replicate Silicon Valley in their own backyards. The prevailing view...

  • April 19, 2013
  • at 1:00 pm
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BillPin Co-Founder: Many Female Entrepreneurs Are Making an Impact [VIDEO]

In our last post featuring female entrepreneurs, we had Quality Time Lab co-founder, Meri Rosich, sharing her startup experience. In this po...

  • November 21, 2012
  • at 9:00 pm
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Launched: Carousell, a mobile app that gives your old stuff new life

Investors and seasoned entrepreneurs seem to have reached a consensus: A mobile app that makes buying and selling second-hand stuff easy has...

  • August 13, 2012
  • at 1:47 pm
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Play with prototypes and live demos of new technologies at NUS TechLIVE

TechLIVE is an opportunity to experience first-hand the latest information and communication technologies coming out of NUS labs. At TechLIV...

  • August 5, 2012
  • at 12:06 pm
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Singapore’s ClearBridge BioMedics wins 2012 Asian Entrepreneurship Awards

Clearbridge BioMedics has won the 2012 Asian Entrepreneurship Awards in a business plan competition held from 9-11th May 2012 in Kiashiwanoh...

  • May 18, 2012
  • at 8:30 am
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It’s Your Loss NUS, Alvin Deserves Better

I admire people who have balls and the just-do-it attitude. And here’s one: a 21-year old Singaporean, Alvin Wang, who set up HelpAlvi...

  • April 20, 2012
  • at 5:18 pm
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