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Symantec Says SWIFT Malware Is Linked to Cyber Attack in the Philippines

Fortune — The malware that was used to steal $81 million from Bangladesh’s central bank has been linked to another cyber attack, this time on a bank in the Philippines, cyber security company Symantec said in a blog post on Thursday.  27 more words


Facebook co-founder’s new $143m fund wants to close funding gap in Asia

Tech in Asia —- Facebook co-founder Eduardo Saverin has closed US$143 million in funding for his venture capital firm B Capital, according to US regulatory filings. 49 more words


Facebook and Microsoft team up to lay a massive internet cable across the Atlantic

The Verge — Facebook and Microsoft announced a partnership today to lay the highest-capacity subsea internet cable to ever cross the Atlantic Ocean, starting with hubs connecting Northern Virginia to Bilbao, Spain. 37 more words


Exclusive: Salesforce Ventures to focus on ASEAN investment, says Garratt

Deal Street Asia — The NYSE-listed cloud computing major Salesforce is expanding its presence globally, turning its focus to the Asia Pacific (APAC). With a significant critical mass of people and a a large number of emerging and frontier markets, its recently renewed focus on Southeast Asia ,reflecting a change in company policy and strategy towards the APAC markets as it recognises the area’s growth potential, particularly given Southeast Asia’s startup boom. 6 more words


Google is bringing Android apps to Chromebooks

MIS Asia — Google’s Play Store for Android will be coming to Chrome OS, the lightweight operating system that powers Chromebook laptops, the company announced Thursday.  44 more words

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Asia Commercial Bank improves workplace collaboration with Dimension Data

MIS Asia — Vietnam-based private bank Asia Commercial Bank (ACB) has tapped on Dimension Data to refresh its legacy infrastructure and improve workplace collaboration through a private cloud platform. 30 more words


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It has been a whirlwind of events over the past few weeks since Mother’s Day. My husband’s grandmother passed away so I took off a few days of work to be with his family and during the same week a young wife and mother in our church lost her two year battle with cancer. 662 more words