Years of data from hundreds of successful startups show the impact of relevant executive expertise is even greater than anticipated — it doubles the rate of return on a venture investment.
Welcome back to This Week in Apps, the weekly TechCrunch series that recaps the latest in mobile OS news, mobile applications and the overall app economy. The app industry continues to grow, with a record 218 billion downloads and $143 billion in global consumer spend in 2020.
Our survey respondents said Eindhoven might not immediately spring to mind as a high-tech hub, but the Netherlands city is keen to position itself as a center for deep tech in Europe.
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The need for markets-focused competition watchdogs and consumer-centric privacy regulators to think outside their respective ‘legal silos’ and find creative ways to work together to tackle the challenge of big tech market power was the impetus for a couple of fascinating panel discussions organized by the Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR),
Meet Mediflash, a new French startup that wants to improve temp staffing in healthcare facilities, such as nursing homes, clinics and mental health facilities. The company positions itself as an alternative to traditional temp staffing agencies.
Hello and welcome back to Equity, TechCrunch’s venture capital-focused podcast, where we unpack the numbers behind the headlines. This week, Natasha and Danny, otherwise known as your two new favorite Book influencers (inside joke, you’ll get if you listen to the show),
Move over, Xbox and PlayStation. A new foe has appeared in the world of online multiplayer gaming! It’s the… uh, Game Boy. As in that unbreakable, gray, 4.19Mhz tank from 1989. While the Game Boy has had a handful of locally multiplayer games since the beginning,
Amount, a company that provides technology to banks and financial institutions, has raised $99 million in a Series D funding round at a valuation of just over $1 billion. WestCap, a growth equity firm founded by ex-Airbnb and Blackstone CFO Laurence Tosi, led the round. Hanaco Ventures,
Germany electric aviation startup Volocopter revealed Monday a new electric vertical take-off and landing aircraft targeting the suburban-to-city commuter. The four-seater VoloConnect is designed to have a range of 62 miles, making it well-suited for trips between the suburbs and the city,
Amazon announced it was entering our living rooms in a big way with the Fire TV gaming console hybrid.And then it introduced Gary BuseySee also: Amazon Lights Up Gaming With Fire TV: $40 Controller Could Rival ConsolesAmazon released a commercial for the Amazon TV starring Busey,
Windows. Beyond aesthetics, the new layout crystalizes the efforts of the company to communicate that, outside its core CRM and B2B business, it has cemented its growth into customer analytics, digital marketing and social media. Contrasting with its previous CRM focused communication,
大公司Google 正为其安卓芯片寻找研发合作伙伴Google 也开始自主研发芯片了，并且最近在寻找合作伙伴，希望能够为市场上庞杂多样的安卓手机设计一款具有一致性的芯片。
Who has ever overcooked an egg, undercooked a chicken breast or totally massacred a seemingly benign grilled cheese sandwich?:raises hand:Pantelligent is an app-enhanced pan that alerts you when your food is perfectly cookedSee also:
36氪获悉，主打海淘返利的55海淘已完成来自竞技创投的 1 亿人民币 A 轮融资，方创担任本轮融资独家财务顾问。资金计划用于团队组建、移动端建设和市场推广等方面。2011年成立的55海淘，可以算是跨境电商领域的一名老牌玩家了。虽然这几年国内跨境电商市场经历了一个从萌芽到爆发、市场教育逐渐成熟的过程，但55海淘在整体方向上却没出现大的变化。创始人顾军林告诉36氪：创业到现在，他依然觉得外人看来有些“过时”的导购返利模式会是最适合中国跨境电商行业的。究其原因，关键还是货品真假。