To someone with a hammer, every problem looks like a nail — and as expected, the tech sector is hard at work hammering every nail it can find. But the analytical prowess of the modern data ecosystem is especially limited when attempting to tackle the problem of potential coronavirus treatments.
Livongo Health’s stock jumped over ten percent on a day that saw most exchanges tumble after a day of crazy volatility.
Neat, a Hong Kong-based fintech startup, announced today that it has raised a $11 million Series A to help small businesses do cross-border banking. The round was led by Pacific Century Group, with participation from Visa and MassMutual Ventures Southeast Asia,
Tyto Care, the provider of a home health diagnostic device and telemedicine consultation app, said it has raised $50 million in a new round of funding. The round was led by Insight Partners, Olive Tree Ventures, and Qualcomm Ventures,
Last valued at $5 billion, restaurant management platform Toast has joined the sweep of startups laying off employees due to the economic impact of the COVID-19 pandemic. Toast reduced the size of its staff by 50% through layoffs and furloughs, according to a blog post from Toast’s CEO,
As the world locks down borders and capital flows to brace for the impact of coronavirus, Brazilian startups continue to attract international attention.
Activant Capital, a seven-year-old, Greenwich, Ct.-based growth equity firm that’s still making a name for itself, has managed to secure $255 million in fresh capital commitments, despite that the U.S. economy appears to be headed into a recession.
NASA’s Innovative Advanced Concepts program is all about making high-risk, high-reward bets on unique — and sometimes eyebrow-raising — ideas for space exploration and observation. This year’s grants total $7M and include one of the most realistic projects yet.
Google, Amazon, and Microsoft are the landlords. Amidst the Coronavirus economic crisis, startups need a break from paying rent. They’re in a cash crunch. Revenue has stopped flowing in, capital markets like venture debt are hesitant,
It was only a week ago that Google said it would hit pause on Chrome and Chrome OS releases “due to adjusted work schedules” in light of the COVID-19 pandemic. Today, however, the company announced that it would resume releases — but with an adjusted schedule.
Ads for face masks are still appearing on Facebook, Instagram and Google, according to a review of the platforms carried out by the Tech Transparency Project (TTP). This despite pledges by the platforms that they would stamp out ads which seek to profit from the coronavirus pandemic.
Imagine a company that records every detail of your biography, can recognize your face, tries to listen in on you through your phone, and stores countless messages between you and your friends. Now imagine this same company intentionally making you sad. It happened.Read more...
Amazon has struck a multi-year deal for the sale of print and ebooks from publishing giant Simon & Schuster, both companies confirmed to Mashable.The news comes as a bit of a surprise, as Amazon has been struggling to reach a deal with Hachette, another major publisher.
For decades, the full-size truck market was a virtual blast from the past, utilizing technologies pioneered in the early 20th century. The steel-bodied leviathans were designed to get the job done — and little else. Heck, heavy-duty trucks didn't even offer air bags a few years ago,
SINGAPORE — Now that's a sight to behold.This picture of Zachary Lee and his band of groomsmen is making its rounds online. On May 28, Lee showed up on the morning of his wedding day at his bride's house, accompanied by eight groomsmen dressed as Spartan gladiators from the movie 300.SEE ALSO:
物流地产为经营专业现代化的物流设施的载体， 是房地产开发企业对利润的追求， 根据物流企业客户需要，选择一个合适的地点，投资和建设企业业务发展所需的现代物流设施。目前我国人均物流设施面积仅为美国的八分之一，其中现代物流设施占比仅 3%。未来伴随零售消费升级、电商快速发展，物流地产潜在发展空间广阔。
It's haunted house season, and we are very glad we're not seeing whatever these people are seeing.So far this year, dozens of people have already chickened out before completing the famously terrifying Nightmares Fear Factory in Niagara Falls, Ontario. And judging by these faces,