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Checkout this section for curated News, Articles & Videos about Startups in various industries, reported worldwide by trusted media sources.

Checkout this section for curated News, Articles & Videos about Startups in various industries, reported worldwide by trusted media sources.

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May Mobility’s Edwin Olson and Nina Grooms Lee and Toyota AI V...

Read on for highlights from our chat with Olson, Grooms Lee and Adler, or watch a recording of the full session, including our live pitch-o...


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Beta Technologies adds $368 million in Series A funding for it...

Electric aviation startup Beta Technologies closed a $368 million Series A funding round on Tuesday, with investments from Amazon’s Climate Pledge Fund. The new capital is the second round of funding announced by the company this year, after the c...


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Benchmark Space Systems and Starfish Space team up to advance ...

Humans may not have totally mastered getting objects to space, but we’ve done a pretty good job so far. The hundreds of satellites that orbit the Earth are proof enough that ‘send stuff to space’ is firmly in humanity’s capacity. But what about re...


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Dorothy is a startup that offers faster cash post-disaster

When disaster strikes, costs pile up quickly. Flood waters can wipe out the foundation of a home or building, just as much as wildfires can burn down the walls or the entire structure. For residents and business owners, rebuilding and rebuilding q...


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Finary wants to create the wealth management dashboard for the...

Meet Finary, a new French startup that wants to change how you manage your savings, investments, mortgage, real estate assets and cryptocurrencies. The company lets you aggregate all your accounts across various banks and financial institutions so...


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Aevum is building a modular autonomous drone for space and ter...

Logistics and delivery providers are territorially split between Earth and space, with companies like Amazon and FedEx working to master ground, air and drone transportation, and new entrants like SpaceX honing its expertise in space launch. Auton...


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Father and son duo take on global logistics with Optimal Dynam...

Like “innovation,” machine learning and artificial intelligence are commonplace terms that provide very little context for what they actually signify. AI/ML spans dozens of different fields of research, covering all kinds of different problems and...


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Inside Marqeta’s fascinating fintech IPO

Marqeta has long been a fintech darling, but it's less well-known than other companies in its sector due to its infrastructure natu...


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Settle raises $15M from Kleiner Perkins to give e-commerce com...

Alek Koenig spent four years at Affirm, where he was head of Credit. There he saw firsthand just how powerful the alternative lending model could be. Koenig realized that it wasn’t just consumers who could benefit from the model, but businesses to...


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Help TechCrunch find the best email marketers for startups

Email marketing has been with us for decades, but today it has been refined to a science and an art form. If you’re an early-stage founder, it is one of the best ways to build and grow your direct relationship with your customer. You know how fick...


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Fantasy fantasy sport Blaseball developers score $3M seed fund...

In the absence of a real baseball league, it is perhaps not surprising that a simulated one should grow popular during the troubled year 2020. But even so, the absurdist horror and minimalist aesthetic of Blaseball seem an unlikely success. The te...


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Somewhere Good just raised $3.75M to make your somewhere good

Nearly every social media experience today is built on the same premise: Humans identify with individuality. Users create a profile, upload an avatar picture, write a short biography and can then scream into the ether to other users on behalf of t...


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Cortex snags $2.25M seed to build services catalog for develop...

One thing is clear in the cloud native world. Developers use a lot of services to create applications, and while service meshes define how these services work together, just getting a grip on the services a team uses is usually tracked manually in...


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Artificial raises $21M led by Microsoft’s M12 for a lab automa...

Automation is extending into every aspect of how organizations get work done, and today comes news of a startup that is building tools for one industry in particular: life sciences. Artificial, which has built a software platform for laboratories ...


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Insight Partners leads $60M growth round in cross-border payme...

The world of digital payments is very fragmented, with different types of online bank accounts, digital wallets and money transfer services used in different countries. Singapore-based Thunes, a fintech focused on making cross-border money transfe...


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Gogoro strikes deal with Yadea and DCJ to build a battery-swap...

Less than a month after announcing a partnership with India’s largest two-wheeled vehicle maker, Gogoro is taking another big step in its global expansion plans. This time the market is China, where Gogoro’s technology, including its swappable sma...


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Uptrust raises $2M to fight the billions of dollars wasted on ...

A technical violation is one of those Orwellian terms used by the U.S. government to occlude the absurd morass of process and procedure that is the modern criminal justice system in this country. After an offender has served their sentence, they a...


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Egyptian furniture marketplace Homzmart lands $15M Series A fo...

In most parts of Africa and the Middle East, a consumer journey and experience in buying furniture is not fun. A typical shopping process would entail looking out for the best price and quality and asking for recommendations and checking offline s...