Kathryn Campbell posted a blog post in Investment
Photo: Courtesy of ZwiftLong Beach, California-based Zwift, operator of an online fitness platform that provides indoor riding and running workouts immersed in virtual worlds, announced Wednesday that it has raised $450 million in a Series C round…
Wednesday
Kathryn Campbell posted a blog post in FinTech
Image: Unsplash - A C AlmelorCoronavirus laws in Spain and Poland spell the end for Monedo, once a leading digital credit providerMonedo, once the largest German startup in the fintech industry backed by the likes of billionaire Peter Thiel and…
Monday
Kathryn Campbell posted a blog post in UKI
Manchester scored well in areas such as emissions and eco-measuresThe research, carried out by Honda, was based on a range of factors including household recycling, domestic CO2 emissions and household eco measures, combined with survey…
Monday
Kathryn Campbell posted a blog post in Investment
Illustration: Dom GuzmanAgainst all odds, the IPO boom has arrived. This week, four unicorn startups are making their public-market debuts, to be followed shortly thereafter by several more of the most highly valued U.S. private companies. They will…
Monday
Kathryn Campbell posted a blog post in MedTech
Generate said that, over a period of 17 days, it was able to design 100 potential antibodies for the novel coronavirus and narrow them down to the ones with the best chance of binding to its spike protein and slowing its spread. (Image: NIAID -…
Sep 11
Kathryn Campbell posted a blog post in UKI
The Virolens device, developed by iAbra, uses a digital microscope and artificial intelligence-powered software to visually search a mouth swab sample for signs of the novel coronavirus. (Getty Images)Two British companies are preparing to launch a…
Sep 11
Kathryn Campbell posted a blog post in Digital Media
With the Chinese government having thrown another wrench in the works by restricting exports of artificial-intelligence technology, TikTok parent ByteDance is talking with U.S. government officials about possible ways to avoid a full sale of…
Sep 10
Kathryn Campbell posted a blog post in UKI
UK smart savings app Chip says 25,000 people have pre-registered for its upcoming Crowdcube campaign, which aims to raise £10 million.The campaign, which will start later this week, will see any funds raised matched by the Future Fund government…
Sep 8
Kathryn Campbell posted a blog post in UKI
Edinburgh claims the extension will save the council a further £12mThe Scottish capital will further work with provider CGI to put in place a programme of digital transformation which includes a range of smart city applications.The City of Edinburgh…
Sep 7
Kathryn Campbell posted a blog post in Telco/5G
Samsung’s network division secured a multi-year KRW7.9 trillion ($6.6 billion) wireless contract from US-based Verizon, in a major win for the South Korean vendor against established rivals.Yonhap News Agency said the contract with Verizon is…
Sep 7
Kathryn Campbell posted a blog post in Entrepreneurship
It’s an early weekday morning. You wake up and get ready for the day in some shape or form. You then head to your desk, or perhaps a familiar space that you’ve come to know as your workstation for the last several months.You’re still working…
Sep 4
Kathryn Campbell posted a blog post in Blockchain
A USAF Airman participating in command and control drills near Dyess Air Force Base, Texas. (Staff Sgt. Kaylee Clark/USAF)The U.S. Air Force’s (USAF) continuing series of blockchain investments is entering the realm of battle management systems with…
Sep 4
Kathryn Campbell posted a blog post in Blockchain
Image: UnsplashMembers of Congress are urging the federal government to use blockchain solutions to boost COVID-19 relief efforts.In a Wednesday letter addressed to the U.S. President Donald Trump and federal officials, lawmakers said blockchain…
Sep 3
Kathryn Campbell posted a blog post in FinTech
Car drivers in the US can now use Amazon's Alexa to pay for fuel with a simple voice command.Available at over 11,500 Exxon and Mobil stations across the US, the “Alexa, pay for gas” command uses the default payment option set in the user Amazon…
Sep 2
Kathryn Campbell posted a blog post in Blockchain
Nuclear power (Thomas Millot/Unsplash)Nuclearis, a manufacturer of precision mechanical components for the nuclear industry, is using the Bitcoin blockchain to verify the manufacturing blueprints of parts that make up nuclear power…
Sep 1
Kathryn Campbell posted a blog post in Digital Media
Facebook Inc. is threatening to block news sharing on Facebook and Instagram by Australian users if the country passes regulations forcing online platforms to make revenue-sharing agreements with news publishers.In a post on Facebook’s blog on…
Sep 1
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