The 5 Major Events in 2016 with Sameer Singh

The 5 Major Events in 2016 with Sameer Singh
Sameer Singh & Bernard Leong discussed the five major events that rocked the Asia tech landscape in 2016 & the interesting side events that will impact 2017.

Sameer Singh from App Annie and our host Bernard Leong discuss the five major events which rocked the Asia landscape in 2016: (a) Softbank’s acquisition of ARM for US$32B, (b) Pokemon Go, (c) Uber and Didi’s deal in China, (d) the Indian unicorn startups apocalypse & (e) the ecommerce war between Amazon & Alibaba in Southeast Asia. We also examine other interesting events that had happened and its implications to 2017.

Here are the interesting show notes and links to the discussion (with time-stamps included):

Podcast Information:

The show is hosted by Bernard Leong (@bleongcw) and are sponsored by Ideal Workspace (Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn) with their new Altizen Desk on Indiegogo (Twitter, Facebook, Medium). Also check out Ideal Workspace’s new standing desk, Altizen and sign up for their mailing list. Sound credits for the intro music: Taro Iwashiro, “The Beginning” from Red Cliff Soundtrack.