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TechCrunch

Buzzvil acquires Slidejoy for a lockscreen ad consolidation

Strategy
ReadWrite

Meet Viki, Nokia's new hire for their AI personal assistant

TechMoran

TNM and Kirusa bring InstaVoice services to Malawi

Apps & Services
GSMArena.com , ZDNet , TNW , +1

Nokia trademarks Viki, the name of its upcoming AI assistant

Mobile devices
PhoneArena

EU trademark filing by Nokia suggests that it is prepping a virtual assistant named Viki

$21,000,000 Undisclosed
Tech in Asia

Yello Mobile’s O2O arm has a merry Christmas with $21m funding

Asia Funding
Bloomberg

SK Hynix to Spend $2.6 Billion Boosting Chip Output for Mobile

Hardware Earnings
ZDNet

SK Telecom, Ericsson, Qualcomm to conduct joint 5G NR trial

$107,000,000 Venture capital
TechCrunch , Geektime.com

Podotree, Korean chat app Kakao’s content business, raises $107M at a $428M valuation

Asia Funding
$18,900,000 Venture capital (Series A)
FinSMEs

Eutilex Completes US$18.9M Series A Financing

Health Funding
e27

The first employee at VCNC (Between) has moved on, will join LINE

Asia Startup events
ZDNet , SiliconANGLE Media

Systran launches neural machine translation engine in 30 languages

$1,600,000 Venture capital (Series A)
DealStreetAsia

Korean payroll app Albam closes $1.6m series A led by Capstone Partners

Connected Car News

SK Telecom trials world's first 5G connected car in South Korea

SiliconANGLE Media

How Samsung SDS is leveraging Kubernetes and open source | #KubeCon

$15,000,000 Venture capital
DealStreetAsia

US investor Partners For Growth funnels $15m into Yello Digital Marketing

Asia Strategy
$23,700,000 Venture capital (Series B)
FinSMEs

Mobile Payments App Maker Viva Republica Raises $23.7M

Funding Payments
TechCrunch

Orangemonkie makes your Etsy and eBay photos less crap

Cameras Smart devices
ZDNet

​Samsung SDS, Oracle to add biometric security on IAM

ZDNet

​SK Telecom, Samsung complete handover test between 5G base stations