Tech news 23 Feb, 2021
MSCHF mounted a remote-control paintball gun to SpotTechCrunch
I’ve piloted Spot a number of ways in a number of different settings. I had the chance to control the robot for the first time at one of our Robotics events a number of years back, and drove one around an obstacle course at Boston Dynamics’ headquarters. More…
Why I love The BrowserBoing Boing
Boing proudly welcomes The Browser as a sponsor. A year ago my friend Kevin Kelly gave me a 3-month gift subscription to The Browser, a newsletter he'd been raving about. It has a deceptively simple premise: every weekday it recommends five articles worth …
Advice My Parents Gave Me Versus Advice I Will Give My KidsThe New Yorker
Shouts & Murmurs by Danielle Kraese and Irving Ruan: Marry someone from a good family? Or from a good tech startup?
How to Record Your Screen on a ChromebookLifehacker.com
Google is adding a built-in screen recording feature for all Chromebooks in the coming weeks. The new tool lets users capture video of their device’s screen without the need for additional apps or external hardware.Read more...
Why the leaders of an HR tech startup bet on failed foundersBusiness Insider
Summary List PlacementWhen HR tech company Rippling cofounder and CTO Prasanna Sankar founded social network Likealittle in 2009, the company attracted 20 million pageviews in six weeks, only to collapse three years later. It was a difficult time of introspe…
Clubhouse Promises To Get Its Security Under Control (Again)Gizmodo.com
Clubhouse—the invitation-only audio app best known for courting everyone from Elon Musk to Mark Zuckerberg—has promised to implement new safeguards after suffering its second high-profile security snafu this month. Read more...
Snack, where TikTok meets dating, gets $3.5 million in fundingTechCrunch
After online dating’s tremendous 2020 growth that culminated in last week’s epic Bumble IPO, a new entrant has tossed its hat into the dating app ring. Snack, founded by Kimberly Kaplan, looks to merge the popularity and format of TikTok with the dating world…
How a New York retailer uses a Snapchat-meets-QVC livestreaming app to make $1,000 in 4 hoursBusiness Insider
Summary List PlacementThe moment Cindy Cortez starts livestreaming on Popshop Live, colorful lighting bolts burst across her phone screen. That's how her customers show how happy they are to see her. Cortez greets everyone tuning in, calling them her kids. "…
How to Build Links for Ecommerce & Affiliate Sites [Webinar] via @brentcsutorasSearch Engine Journal
Join our next live webinar with PureLinq founder Kevin Rowe and learn how to boost your ecommerce and affiliate site’s search visibility with link building.The post How to Build Links for Ecommerce & Affiliate Sites [Webinar] via @brentcsutoras appeared first…
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FACTBOX-SoftBank Vision Fund's investment hit parade - ReutersReuters
Two-thirds of the value of SoftBank Group Corp's $100 billion Vision Fund is concentrated in 10 firms in industries including ride-hailing, food delivery, e-commerce and semiconductors:
Lazada and Shopee are betting big on in-house logisticsTech in Asia
Why ecommerce firms in Southeast Asia are setting up their own logistics and how insurtech startup CXA’s SaaS effort is off to a good start
How To Use Order Tracking To Boost Ecommerce SalesForbes
Your post-purchase experience holds tons of revenue potential, and you can’t afford to overlook it — here’s how to turn it into a profitable marketing channel.
Slick Web Oscilloscope is Ready in a Flash (Literally)Hackaday
A bench oscilloscope is one of the most invaluable tools in the hardware hacker’s arsenal, but even the slimmest digital models are a bit large to be part of your everyday electronic carry. Sure you could throw one of those …read more
Bring People Together and Enhance Your Virtual Event Experience with BalloonEntrepreneur
It lets you make customized, scalable virtual events.
Brave browser leaks visited Tor .onion addresses in DNS traffic, fix released after bug hunter raises alarmTheregister.com
Plus: IBM's lawyers hacked, Kia denies ransomware hit, France declares war on hackers, and more In brief Brave has patched up its privacy-focused web browser after it was spotted leaking its Tor users' dark-web habits.…
U.S. COVID-19 deaths fall for third week as cases see steep drop - ReutersReuters
Deaths from COVID-19 in the United States fell for a third straight week last week, as cases and hospitalizations both showed steep drops.
Anthony Levandowski Closes His Church of AISlashdot.org
The first church of artificial intelligence\ has shut its conceptual doors. From a report: Anthony Levandowski, the former Google engineer who avoided an 18-month prison sentence after receiving a presidential pardon last month, has closed the church he creat…
Alexis Ohanian's new Seven Seven Six fund just picked the first 3 members of its program to train new VC investorsBusiness Insider
Summary List PlacementAfter three months and 1,100 applications, venture fund Seven Seven Six has named the first three participants in its "operators in residence" program, the fund's bid to help tech professionals from a variety of backgrounds make the move…
2022 Lexus IS 500 Debuts With Revvy 5.0L V8 Making 472 HP - Motor1Motor1
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Self-driving companies are inching toward fully driverless serviceArs Technica
Motional has completed 100,000 rides with safety drivers in Las Vegas.
Source: Aviatrix, a provider of multi-cloud native networking software, raises $75M Series D led by General Catalyst, valuing the startup at $700M+ (Kevin McLaughlin/The Information)Techmeme.com
Kevin McLaughlin / The Information: Source: Aviatrix, a provider of multi-cloud native networking software, raises $75M Series D led by General Catalyst, valuing the startup at $700M+ — A startup that helps companies avoid networking foul-ups when they run …
EquityBee, a marketplace that aims to help startup employees exercise stock options, raises $20M Series A led by Group 11 (Mary Ann Azevedo/TechCrunch)Techmeme.com
Mary Ann Azevedo / TechCrunch: EquityBee, a marketplace that aims to help startup employees exercise stock options, raises $20M Series A led by Group 11 — EquityBee, a stock option marketplace startup, has raised $20 million in a Series A round of funding. …
Sources: Twitter recently explored buying Indian social media startup ShareChat for $1.1B and had committed to an $900M additional investment (Manish Singh/TechCrunch)Techmeme.com
Manish Singh / TechCrunch: Sources: Twitter recently explored buying Indian social media startup ShareChat for $1.1B and had committed to an $900M additional investment — Twitter recently held talks to acquire Indian social media startup ShareChat as the co…
Australian online design service Canva says it has 50M MAUs and has acquired Austrian visual AI startup Kaleido.ai and e-commerce startup Smartmockups (Yoolim Lee/Bloomberg)Techmeme.com
Yoolim Lee / Bloomberg: Australian online design service Canva says it has 50M MAUs and has acquired Austrian visual AI startup Kaleido.ai and e-commerce startup Smartmockups — - Online design unicorn bolsters its visual communications tools — Canva has 50…
Chrome may be getting a Google Reader-like featureAndroid Police
A "Follow" button has been spotted in the latest Chrome Canary build Chrome is the most popular mobile browser around the world and millions use it on a daily basis to browse the web and stay up-to-date with the latest information. It already integrates Goog…
EV Startup Wanting To Be Canada's Tesla Shows Off Car That's Clearly A Scale ModelJalopnik
EV startups are always trying to bring something cool to the table, and AK Motor International from Canada is no exception. But the Maple Majestic may not get the attention AK Motor is looking for, as the promo shots for the car clearly show it to be a scale …
Sign up for Diablo 2: Resurrected's tech alpha for an early hands-onWindows Central
Diablo 2: Resurrected's expected released date is still a way off, but there's a technical alpha test coming down the line that will get players into the game. Diablo 2: Resurrected was announced at BlizzCon 2021 with a release date expected this year. That …
Apple reportedly fixes security vulnerability in iCloud Pages/Keynote editing9to5Mac
A security vulnerability in iCloud that could have been used to send malware to Mac users has now been patched by Apple, according to a new blog post. It allowed an attacker to embed malicious code in either Pages or Keynote documents, which could then be sha…
Clubhouse Chats Are Breached, Raising Concerns Over SecuritySlashdot.org
A week after popular audio chatroom app Clubhouse said it was taking steps to ensure user data couldn't be stolen by malicious hackers or spies, at least one attacker has proven the platform's live audio can be siphoned. From a report: An unidentified user wa…
Bringing jobs and health benefits, BlocPower unlocks energy efficiency retrofits for low income communitiesTechCrunch
Retrofitting buildings to make them more energy efficient and better at withstanding climate change induced extreme weather is going to be a big, multi-billion dollar business. But it’s one that’s been hard for low-income communities to tap, thanks to obstacl…
Shopify: Can't Stop, Won't StopSeeking Alpha
Shopify crushed earnings and revenue expectations as revenue found itself almost doubling year over year.
Hitchhikers Guide to the Galaxy – 30th Anniversary Edition – Free Play OnlineBBC News
The 30th anniversary edition of the The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy game.
Five milestones in Google's failed messaging app journeyAndroid Central
Remembering the numerous ups and downs of Google's road to messaging ubiquity. Creating the best messaging app is a complicated problem to approach. Everybody's always looking for a unified way of keeping in touch with their friends and family, but with so m…
Zomato raises $250M and is now valued at $5.4B, two months after closing a $660M Series J; analysts: Zomato has 50% marketshare in India's food delivery market (Manish Singh/TechCrunch)Techmeme.com
Manish Singh / TechCrunch: Zomato raises $250M and is now valued at $5.4B, two months after closing a $660M Series J; analysts: Zomato has 50% marketshare in India's food delivery market — Zomato has raised $250 million, two months after closing a $660 mill…
A first look at Kids Mode in Microsoft EdgeGhacks Technology News
Kids Mode is a new parental control feature in Microsoft's Edge web browser that is currently being tested in Canary versions of the browser on US-English Windows and Mac OS systems. Kids […] Thank you for being a Ghacks reader. The post A first look at Kids …
TikTok ramps up ecommerce hiring in Indonesia, SingaporeTech in Asia
It is mostly looking for business and operational employees in Indonesia, while focusing on tech talent in Singapore.
Chinese startup Black Lake, which helps digitalize factory operations with collaboration tools, raises $77M Series C, bringing total raised to $100M+ (Rita Liao/TechCrunch)Techmeme.com
Rita Liao / TechCrunch: Chinese startup Black Lake, which helps digitalize factory operations with collaboration tools, raises $77M Series C, bringing total raised to $100M+ — Zhou Yuxiang doesn't have the typical profile for working in China's manufacturin…
Seattle-based Highspot, which makes software for training and managing sales employees, raises $200M led by Tiger Global at a $2.3B valuation (Dina Bass/Bloomberg)Techmeme.com
Dina Bass / Bloomberg: Seattle-based Highspot, which makes software for training and managing sales employees, raises $200M led by Tiger Global at a $2.3B valuation — New investments from Tiger, Bain value the sales software maker at $2.3 billion — Salesf…
Pregnant women being infected at higher rates; COVID-19 from UK variant lasting longer - ReutersReuters
Pregnant women being infected at higher rates; COVID-19 from UK variant lasting longer Reuters
Start with a NicheFibery.io
The most popular products don’t become mass popular overnight. It’s a process. Usually they popularity is uneven, they are unknown in some niches, but very popular in another niches.
Chrome for iOS to bring Face and Touch ID security for Incognito tabsXDA Developers
The Incognito mode on Chrome is a great option if you want to visit sensitive websites and at the same time, avoid leaving a trace behind in the browser’s history. However, if you forget to close these tabs, chances are that someone can simply pick up your un…
How BlackRock is teaming up with Snowflake for a new generation of coding portfolio managers, traders, and analysts (BLK)Business Insider
Summary List PlacementBlackRock is partnering with a red-hot tech company as a way of adapting one of its crown jewels to meet a customer base increasingly focused on data and coding. The world's largest asset manager said Monday it would launch a feature ca…
How Success Happened for Netflix Co-Founder Marc RandolphEntrepreneur
The co-founder of Netflix on why there is no such thing as a good idea.
As Shopify Surges, So Are the Software Startups Riding Its CoattailsThe Information
Shopify’s stock has more than quadrupled since shoppers began flocking at the start of the pandemic to the online stores of the smaller merchants Shopify serves. And now investors are getting interested in business tool startups that piggyback on Shopify. In …
"Deconstructable Design:" Hodei's Monomaterial Sneakers Can Be User-Disassembled for RecyclingCore77.com
Modern footwear is multimaterial, with outsoles, midsoles and uppers glued and/or stitched together. Even if the individual materials are recyclable, there's no practical way to separate them at the product's end of life. "As a result, 95% of shoes produced t…
Streaming of Esports tournaments will help change mindsetThe Indian Express
Akshat Rathee, Co-Founder of Nodwin Gaming, an Indian Esports startup, explains the importance of streaming in bringing recognition to the sport and eliminating the stigma around it.
BigCommerce Edges Higher On Strong Fourth-Quarter ResultsBarron's
Shares of the Shopify rival have fallen significantly from their post-IPO highs. But the company's CFO says the shift to e-commerce is just getting started.
Lucid Motors is going public in a major SPAC mergerUpstract.com
The startup will be valued at $24 billion
Fostering innovation in the Middle East, Turkey and AfricaBlog.google
As part of our continuous effort to support the news industry around the world, we are launching our second Google News Initiative Innovation Challenge in the Middle East, Turkey and Africa. It’s an open call for projects that increase reader engagement and e…
Carousel Maker – Create carousel posts for IG & LinkedIn from your browserBetalist.com
Create carousel posts for IG & LinkedIn from your browser
Jadu Recruits Jake Sally As Its First-Ever Chief Operating OfficerForbes
Former Head of Development at Ryot to lead operations, partnerships, and development of next-generation immersive projects at social hologram startup.
Tests Show Chrome Uses Up To 10x RAM More Than Safariredmondpie.com
Tests show that Chrome browser uses up to 10x more RAM than Safari. Here is everything you need to know about this. [ Continue reading this over at RedmondPie.com ]
How science and technology are helping a Japanese winery create a quality product for a global reputationBusiness Insider
Summary List PlacementThe village of Takayama is tucked away in the foothills of the picturesque Japanese Alps in Nagano prefecture, also known as Shinshu by another name. Traditionally the area has been known for skiing and its apples which are highly regard…
Startup Spotlight: TiP wants to bring transparency to local politics - Philadelphia Business Journal - Philadelphia Business JournalTriangle Business Journal
Startup Spotlight: TiP wants to bring transparency to local politics - Philadelphia Business Journal Philadelphia Business Journal
Baidu names ex-Fiat Chrysler exec as CEO of its new EV firm with GeelyTech in Asia
Xia Yiping was the co-founder of bike-sharing startup Mobike, which was acquired by food delivery giant Meituan for US$2.7 billion in 2018.
Indonesia’s Fundtastic lands $7.7m in series A roundTech in Asia
The latest investment comes after the fintech startup saw an increase in both its users and the amount of its managed funds last year.
Jetson's Beautiful Form-Follows-Function Personal Flying VehicleCore77.com
It must have been fun to design cars in the early 20th century, before they had the form factors figured out. Initially they imitated their predecessors--horse-drawn carriages--until the 1920s and '30s, when designers and engineers allowed the function to sha…
Bespoke furniture maker grows with B2B ecommerceDigitalCommerce360
When high-end custom-made furniture company Uhuru Design saw an opportunity to enter the B2B market, it took it seriously. The company had found success in the residential market in the early 2000s building bespoke pieces of furniture from repurposed material…
9 things you didn't know you could do with Microsoft OneNote to improve your productivityBusiness Insider
Summary List PlacementWhen it comes to digital note-taking apps, Microsoft OneNote checks all the boxes. It's reliable and fairly intuitive, and works seamlessly across devices, no matter if you're a Windows user, a Mac user, or both. In a nutshell, OneNote w…
How to buy Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies on iPhone and MacAppleInsider
Cryptocurrencies have gone mainstream, becoming an increasingly popular payment method and trade vehicle. Here's how to buy some on iPhone or Mac.Credit: Andre Francois McKenzie/UnsplashAlongside their growth in popularity, many cryptocurrencies have also gro…
Samsung EDU Discount: Galaxy Watch3 45mm LTE w/ Galaxy Watch or Gear S3 Trade-In $122.40 + Free ShippingSlickdeals.net
Samsung.com offers eligible Samsung Education Discount customers (learn more): Samsung Galaxy Watch3 45mm WiFi + LTE Smartwatch on sale for $122.39 with eligible Trade-In by following the instruct ...
Managing a billion-dollar brandTech in Asia
One Championship CEO Chatri Sityodtong details how brand equity can lead to category expansion, his lessons learned from building the One brand from the ground up, and the potential he sees in Southeast Asia’s tech and startup scene.
Exclusive: SaaS firm Chargebee guns for unicorn status with $1.4 billion valuation in fundraiseMoneycontrol
The fundraising round will likely be led by a fresh US-based investor, with existing backers Tiger Global Management, Steadview Capital and Insight Partners doubling down on their bets.
Building a new Social Future by Aditya MukherjeeMindtheproduct.com
Customer centricity is a core value at Indian social startup Hike, its senior product manager Aditya Mukherjee relates in this talk to ProductTank Delhi, which looks to examine why customer centricity is difficult to crack. The main driver at Hike, he says, i…
Top Challenges Of Cross Browser Testing With SolutionsGrowthhackers.com
With the rapid advancements in technology and digitization, businesses strive to get the best out of it and ensure their web app runs smoothly on all browsers and platforms. In today’s scenario, businesses rely on Internet presence to increase their ROI and e…
A patent shows how facial recognition drones could identify you from aboveFast Company
An Israeli biometrics startup with a history of defense contracts has applied for a patent on technology that repositions drones to get a better shot of a person on the ground. An Israeli biometrics startup called AnyVision with ties to Israel’s military has …
Talkable Launches Loyalty Program, Highly Customizable Solution for eCommerce BrandsYahoo Entertainment
Talkable, the leading referral program provider powering over 250 eCommerce brands, like ColourPop Cosmetics, James Allen, Crate and Kids, Kipling, is...
How to use record your screen in Chrome OSPhandroid - News for Android
Google has announced an upcoming feature for Chrome OS in the form of a native screen recording tool, but if you can’t wait for its official release, here’s how you can try it out now. The post How to use record your screen in Chrome OS first appeared on Phan…
How a crafty creator took her business online while Broadway’s dark - Marketplace.orgMarketplace.org
Amy Price set up an Etsy shop and used her Broadway costume-making skills to sell face masks — and more.
Venture Capital Fund Yolo Invests in Digital Marketing Specialists eCarticYahoo Entertainment
Venture capital fund Yolo Investments has made a significant investment into digital marketing specialists and venture hub eCartic.The Estonian-based...
China's Black Lake raises $77M to give factories a digital upgradeTechCrunch
Zhou Yuxiang doesn't have the typical profile for working in China's manufacturing world. A soft-spoken yet incisive person in his early thirties, Zhou...
Looking to launch or grow a business? Triangle Startup Guide adds more resources to menu - WRAL Tech WireWRAL Tech Wire
We've made a fresh round of updates to our Triangle Startup Guide, including the Duke Impact Investing Group, WE Power Food and the 2021 State of the Region address.
Millennial Entrepreneur Introduces CBD Cookies To His Burgeoning Dessert LineForbes
When RoseBud Ice Cream, a Denver-based CBD-infused frozen dessert brand, launched in late 2019, it was right before the onset of the pandemic. Yet the startup forged on and thrived. Now RoseBud is adding to its lineup with its latest delicious treat, CBD cook…
Thrasio Increases European Commitment to €500 million; Announces Another Major German AcquisitionYahoo Entertainment
Thrasio announced that it is expanding its recent €200 million commitment to acquire German ecommerce businesses to €500 million to fuel its growth broadly...
Meituan-backed Chinese agritech startup nets $123m in series B+ roundTech in Asia
This comes less than one year after it closed US$92.8 million in a series B round from Meituan and Hidden Hill Capital.
Apple Fixes Security Vulnerability with Pages and Keynotes in iCloudiphonehacks.com
Apple has paid a bounty hunter $5000 for discovering a security flaw on iCloud. The security flaw is stored in an XSS file on iCloud.com. It allows attackers to embed malicious codes by creating new Pages or Keynotes documents. Continue reading →
How Bendix built a better B2B ecommerce siteDigitalCommerce360
Ecommerce technology evolves fast, and an outdated ecommerce platform can negatively impact the user experience, which in turn can hurt sales and customer loyalty. Saddled with an ecommerce platform it had been using since 2007, Bendix Commercial Vehicle Syst…
Authme – Simple cross-platform two-factor authentication app for desktopBetalist.com
Simple cross-platform two-factor authentication app for desktop
Making Service Workers easier to debug for Progressive Web Applications and moreWindows.com
The post Making Service Workers easier to debug for Progressive Web Applications and more appeared first on Microsoft Edge Blog.
LinkedIn is Reportedly Creating a Service For Hiring Freelancers via @MattGSouthernSearch Engine Journal
LinkedIn is reportedly planning to launch a new service this fall where users can find and hire freelance professionals.The post LinkedIn is Reportedly Creating a Service For Hiring Freelancers via @MattGSouthern appeared first on Search Engine Journal.
New app lets you reply to SMS messages from your Huawei Watch GT 2 ProGSMArena.com
The Huawei Watch GT 2 Pro has no native way to reply to incoming SMS messages, but a new app enables ъоу to do just that. It’s the companion app to Mood Messenger and offers quick replies with several predefined options. Note that Mood is a replacement for y…
Oscar Health's $1B IPO sets the stage for more health tech exits in 2021 - Modern HealthcareModernHealthcare.com
The offering values the company at $1.054 billion, making it the largest public debut by a health tech startup so far this year.
5 Ways to Prompt First-time Customers to Buy AgainPractical Ecommerce
Loyal customers talk about the business and its products, driving more shoppers. So it makes sense to shift some of your marketing efforts to retain the buyers you already have. Here are five ways to do it. The post 5 Ways to Prompt First-time Customers to Bu…
Ponyhelper – Manage sales directly from Instagram DMBetalist.com
Manage sales directly from Instagram DM
Looser privacy terms enforced by WhatsApp; Clubhouse chats breached9to5Mac
Looser privacy terms for WhatsApp, which led some users to seek alternative chat apps, will be enforced from May 15, says the company. Anyone who has not agreed to the new terms by that date will no longer be able to read or send messages, and face the prospe…
Shopify Launches Offering of Class A Subordinate Voting SharesBusiness Wire
OTTAWA, Ontario--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Shopify Inc. (NYSE:SHOP)(TSX:SHOP) (“Shopify”) today announced that it has filed a preliminary prospectus supplement (the “Preliminary Supplement”) to its short form base shelf prospectus dated August 6, 2020 (the “Base Shelf…
NurseryCam hacked, company shuts down IoT camera serviceTheregister.com
Real names, usernames, and what appears to be SHA-1 hashed passwords exposed Daycare camera product NurseryCam was hacked late last week with the person behind the digital break-in coming forward to tip us off.…<!--#include virtual='/data_centre/_whitepaper_t…
For His Encore, Jet.com Co-Founder Nate Faust Aims to Make Delivery SustainableAdweek
After selling Jet.com to Walmart for $3.3 billion in 2016, and then helping the retail giant build an online business that, at one point during the pandemic, was nearly doubling its sales versus the prior year, entrepreneur Nate Faust's ambitions have not dim…
Ames businesses maintain safety protocols amid eased restrictions - Local 5 - weareiowa.comWeareiowa.com
More than two weeks after Governor Kim Reynolds eased COVID-19 restrictions for business, locals business still strive to keep customers safe.
Business Brief: Dispensary owner discusses changes in the cannabis industry - 9News.com KUSA9News.com KUSA
Business Brief host Ryan Frazier talks with Wanda James, founder and CEO of Simply Pure, on change in the cannabis industry.
Local RN expands senior care business to north Milwaukee, adding 35 new jobs - WDJTWDJT
MILWAUKEE (CBS 58) --- Many seniors are re-thinking checking into a nursing home during the coronavirus pandemic, and with at-home care, they don't have to.Lis and Shawn McComb joined CBS 58 Morning N
New Israeli Unicorn Emerges After Insight Partners-Led RoundYahoo Entertainment
(Bloomberg) -- Israeli startup Earnix Ltd., which uses advanced analytics to help insurers and banks offer personalized financial products, reached a $1...
Fair's Scott Painter raises $30 million for new car rental startupYahoo Entertainment
NextCar, a car rental startup formed by TrueCar and Fair founder Scott Painter, has raised about $30 million in seed funding from investors like Reid...
Announcing the 12 remarkable innovators selected for the upcoming Google for Startups Accelerator: Voice AI programGoogleblog.com
News and insights on Google platforms, tools, and events.
Online tutoring startup Vedantu acquires doubt-solving app InstasolvMoneycontrol
Vedantu said the acquisition will strengthen its presence in Tier II and Tier III markets.
EV startup Karma launches GS sedan range, announces GX SUVMotor Authority
California electric-vehicle startup Karma Automotive is in the process of expanding its lineup beyond a single sedan. This is the company born out of the remains of the original Fisker Automotive, and whose first model, the 2017 Revero, was an extended-range …
Another unicorn in Seattle: Enterprise sales startup Highspot raises $200M round at a $2.3B valuationGeekWire
Highspot has joined the growing list of billion-dollar startups sprouting up in the Seattle area. Seattle’s newest unicorn just raised a $200 million round that values the 9-year-old company at $2.3 billion — more than double from when Highspot raised its mos…