Saturday, January 19, 2019

This company created a high-tech solution to a 2,500-year-old problem

Ever thumped over a pothole while driving and cringed, wondering if you’re one step closer to a flat tire and cursing the powers-that-be that...

Daily Crunch: Black Friday’s online sales are projected to hit $5.9B

1. Black Friday predicted to hit $5.9B in online sales, $645M spent so far After a record-breaking Thanksgiving with $3.7 billion in digital sales across...

LinkedIn cuts off email address exports with new privacy setting

A win for privacy on LinkedIn could be a big loss for businesses, recruiters and anyone else expecting to be able to export the...

Sweetgreen is officially a unicorn

Salad startup and retailer Sweetgreen  recently raised a $200 million Series H round led by Fidelity that valued the company at more than $1 billion. This...

Skincare startup Heyday raises $8M

Heyday, a startup aiming to make facials more affordable and personalized, announced today that it has raised $8 million in Series A funding. I first...

YouTube VR finally lands on the Oculus Go

Today, Google’s YouTube VR app arrives on the $199 Oculus Go, bringing the largest library of VR content on the web to Facebook’s entry-level...

Travel startups are taking off

The second wave of Internet-era travel companies has captured the attention of venture capitalists. In the last five years, travel companies have raised more than...

PayPal shuts down accounts for Proud Boys and founder McInnes as...

PayPal has shut down several accounts, including those for far-right group the Proud Boys and their founder, Gavin McInnes, for the promotion of “hate,...

Social media content and analytics startup PressLogic raises $10M from popular...

  PressLogic, a Hong Kong-based social media content and data analytics startup, announced today that it has raised a $10 million Series A+ round from...

Alibaba rival JD.com plays the long-game on technology investment

China’s JD.com  has made it clear recently that it’s venturing into artificial intelligence and automation. Every few months over the past year, the online retailer –...
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