Snapchat may get funding at S$12.5b valuation

SAN FRANCISCO — Snapchat is near a round of funding at a valuation of about US$10 billion (S$12.5 billion) from investors including venture capital firm Kleiner Perkins Caufield...

Amazon snaps up gaming website Twitch for S$1.2b

SAN FRANCISCO — has snapped up live-streaming gaming network Twitch Interactive for about US$970 million (S$1.2 billion) in cash, reflecting chief executive officer...

Chinese hackers up their game

NEW YORK — Hackers are breaking into American companies for credit card numbers, passwords, trade secrets and — it turns out — for phony video game scores.

Gallery: Polishing the Surface

Polishing the Surface

SINGAPORE — Microsoft has been trying to revive its flagging PC business with its Surface devices, though Android and iOS tablets continue to hog most of the limelight. With the...