Seoul mayor Park Won-soon wants to make the South Korean capital a global role model for the sharing economy, but he’s defending the city fiercely against the very startups that have shaped the concept.
Printing with UV light is much more environmentally friendly than ink-based papers today. But will human factors get in the way? About 40% of the trash in our landfills is paper and cardboard. And while
After all, it's a land where healthcare is universal, people are friendly, and Prime Minister Justin Trudeau explains quantum computing just for laughs. But actually becoming a citizen is tough: You need
Starship ground delivery robots will now deliver for Postmates and DoorDash. Starting today, residents and businesses in Redwood City, Calif., and Washington, D.C., can get food delivered right to their
My 1st Years, a U.K.-based e-commerce startup that offers personalised gifts for babies and children, has picked up £5 million in growth funding. The round, which adds to the £2 million raised previously,
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Lalamove, a Hong Kong-based logistics on-demand service, has closed a $30 million Series B as it begins to consider a public listing. The company, which was founded as EasyVan three years ago, is currently
Retailers are worried about competing with Amazon, but the cofounder of a crowdsourced same-day delivery service has figured out another way. Before Daphne Carmeli started Deliv with the intent to build