Month: March 2019

Key Takeaways from My TEDx Innovation Talk at TEDxUCSI 2019

I had the opportunity to speak at TEDx again and this time at TEDxUCSI in Kuala Lumpur. The theme was Mavericks and Misfits. Key takeaways from my TEDx talk at TEDxUCSIUniversity last week: ✅ Humanities will see more changes in the next 20 years compared to the last 300 years (Leonhard) ✅ The way we …

5 Emerging Tech Startups to Look Out for in Malaysia [2019]

There are several reasons why Malaysia is attracting more tech entrepreneurs of late. With Cyberjaya being the primary tech and innovation hub of Malaysia, more and more emerging technology entrepreneurs are looking for more ways of setting their businesses here. In this brief, I’ll discuss 5 of the emerging Malaysian tech startups to look out for in 2019. Though, …

Cyberjaya-based Drone Startup Fourfang Introduced a Fully Autonomous Drone for Security and Surveillance

Fourfang – a drone startup based in Cyberjaya has recently launched their fully autonomous drone which can be used for various industries such as agriculture and security. Fourfang revealed their Unmanned Aerial System (UAS) Venus 1.0 at Obama Oval opposite of Cyberview recently. The fully autonomous drone is capable of automating the use of drones for the …

How to Start Your Business or Tech Startup in Malaysia [2019 Guide]

Malaysia is one of the fastest growing markets in Southeast Asia and for this reason; most of the entrepreneurs are targeting this specific country. One observation that has been easy to detect over the time is that tech companies are racing to scale in Malaysia and if you are an ambitious entrepreneur, starting a business …

Soon You Can Board the Aircraft with AirAsia’s Facial Recognition Technology

AirAsia will soon implement a face recognition system for flight boarding in selected airports across Malaysia in 2019. FACES is short for Fast Airport Clearance Experience System and a pilot test is currently being conducted at the Senai airport in Johor Bahru. This is Malaysia’s first airport facial recognition system with self-boarding gates. FACES is …