5 x 5: Grab now the 2nd biggest tech company in SEA after USD$750m funding

By September 20, 20165 x 5, Current

TL;DR – Everything you need to know summarised for you today at 5pm.

1) Grab raises $750m in funding



Grab has raised US$750 million in funding, bringing its valuation to over US$2.3 billion. This would make it the second biggest tech company from Southeast Asia by valuation. More here 

2)  Deliveroo rider hurt in accident

A three-vehicle accident at Little India saw a motorbike rider sustain leg injuries. More here

3) Track fault (again!) on Circle Line

(Via The Straits Times)

(Via The Straits Times)

Track fault causes delays on Circle Line for more than 3 hours. More here

4) Twitter eases 140-character limit

(Via Google Images)

(Via Google Images)

And the Twitter-sphere goes wild. More here

5) Whatsapp allows tagging of people in group chats

(Via Tech PP)

(Via Tech PP)

WhatsApp has now introduced the tagging feature that will let you tag the group members by adding ‘@’ before their name. More here


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