Saheli Roy Choudhury is a reporter for CNBC.com in Singapore. She reports on technology news in Asia Pacific, with a focus on blockchain, artificial intelligence, virtual and augmented reality, and cybersecurity. She also covers India and writes on market moves in the region.
Before moving into this role, she was a news assistant and wrote the daily Asia Pacific market report.
She holds a Masters degree in journalism from Columbia University and a Bachelors degree in Economics and English Literature from the National University of Singapore.
Nintendo announced a new interactive line of cardboard accessories called Nintendo Labo for its Switch gaming consoles.
Bitcoin, ethereum and litecoin price declines weren't as bad as many other tokens during the broad market sell-off.
Just one of the top 50 cryptocurrencies saw its price rise over the last 24 hours amid a broad market sell-off.
South Korea's finance minister reportedly said more coordination is needed over a possible plan to ban cryptocurrency trading.
South Korea's justice minister said a bill is being prepared to ban all cryptocurrency trading, Reuters reported Thursday, citing Yonhap.
The organizer said it stopped accepting bitcoin for last-minute ticket purchases because it's slow and labor-intensive.
Intel CEO Brian Krzanich said the firm will update the processors affected by recently revealed vulnerabilities by the end of January.
Samsung Electronics predicted its fourth-quarter operating profits were likely about $14.1 billion.
Dogecoin's market value crossed the $2 billion mark on Sunday, according to data from CoinMarketCap.