Startups

American tech giants are making life tough for startups

IT IS a classic startup story, but with a twist. Three 20-somethings launched a firm out of a dorm room at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology …

Social Media

Profile of UK Information Commissioner Elizabeth Denham, who gave Facebook a £500K fine over Cambridge Analytica and is investigating data misuse during Brexit

Cambridge Analytica

IBM And Oracle Could Buy Growth From These 4 Startup CEOs Who've Raised $192M

Why do big technology companies like IBM and Oracle have trouble sustaining rapid growth that drives up the value of their shares? In a nutshell, they’ve lost that startup feeling.<p>In recent interviews with four startup CEOs and a few of their investors, I’ve observed that despite not being required …

Customers

How two strangers set up Dropbox and made billions

<b>The BBC's weekly The Boss series profiles a different business leader from around the world. This week we spoke to Drew Houston, founder and chief executive of US cloud storage company Dropbox.</b><p>Drew Houston says it felt as if he had just two weeks to find a complete stranger to marry.<p>Back in 2007 …

News (U.S.)

At 500 Startups, a founder crossed lines. Can the accelerator move forward?

Christine Tsai skipped the Beyoncé shout-out.<p>The co-founder and CEO of 500 Startups, a San Francisco accelerator that helped propel successes like …

San Francisco Bay Area

Has The Lean Startup Finally Jumped the Shark?

No innovation strategy fits every problem<p>In 1997 Clayton Christensen published <i>The Innovator's Dilemma</i> and it sparked a revolution. It seemed that for years all anyone could talk about was disruptive innovation. That was until Henry Chesbrough published <i>Open Innovation</i> in 2003 and that got hot. Then …

Money

Sexual wellness startup Kaamastra acquires adult online store ItsPleaZure

Kaamastra, the sexual wellness brand, today announced that it has acquired premium adult online store ItsPleaZure. While the details of the …

Business (India)

Startup Street: Lionel Messi-Endorsed Startup Launches Blockchain Smartphone

Ladies and Gentlemen... We bring you, the FINNEY Design reveal! #design #blockchain #bitcoin #Crypto #ETH #BTC pic.twitter.com/NQSpmlY0qk<p>— SIRIN LABS …

Technology (India)

First "Blacks in Technology Conference” scheduled for Twin Cities

technology

Construction Industry

Microsoft Unveils A $399 Surface Tablet...And Other Small Business Tech News This Week

Here are five things in technology that happened this past week and how they affect your business. Did you miss them?<p><b>1 — Microsoft unveils lighter $399 Surface Go tablet to take on iPads and Chromebooks.</b><p>Microsoft has unveiled its $399 Surface Go, a smaller tablet computer that competes with Apple’s …

Entrepreneurship

More University of New Mexico startups staying in state

Eleven startups launched this past fiscal year to market University of New Mexico technologies, university officials said. But this time, they all …

Business

What Crypto Really Thinks About Litecoin's Banking Ambitions

It was news that was perhaps <i>too</i> strange for crypto's typically divided reactions.<p>First revealed Wednesday, the Litecoin Foundation, the non-profit …

Cryptocurrency

Airbus near deal to sell A350s to Taiwan's StarLux: sources | Reuters

FARNBOROUGH, England (Reuters) - Airbus (AIR.PA) is close to a deal to sell A350 long-haul jets to Taiwanese start-up StarLux Airlines, people familiar with the matter said on Sunday.<p>The logo of StarLux Airlines is printed on a backdrop at a launching news conference, in Taipei, Taiwan May 8, 2018. …

Long Haul

Vibrant Gujarat Summit 2019 curtain raiser to kick off on Wednesday

The curtain raiser for the StartUp summit will take place in Ahmedabad on Wednesday. Ahead of the Vibrant Gujarat Global Summit 2019, the state …

India News

No slowdown in start-up funding: Keiretsu Forum’s Rajan Srikanth

‘Profile of our deals different from peers; done 3 deals of over ₹1 cr each in 2018’

Business (India)

Securing The Future For UK Startups: Could Virgin's Approach Hold A Key?

Over the last decade Britain has transformed itself from relative enterprise backwater to global leader in business creation, with new business registrations climbing steadily pace, most notably in the tech sector, where numbers rose by almost 60% last year, according to research.<p>Their future …

Entrepreneurship

American Express Thinks Blockchains Could Help Prove Payments

American Express is on the hunt for better ways of proving when transactions occur and a new patent filing suggests the financial services giant may …

Cryptocurrency

People pack into the Orlando Marijuana Expo

- A lot of people are packing into the University of Central Florida campus for the Orlando Marijuana Expo.<p>More than 30 speakers and more than 50 …

Cannabis

What is the next level for France’s budding technology scene? | Financial Times

Over three sweltering hot days in May, 100,000 people travelled from all over the world to a vast exhibition centre in the south-west of Paris. They …

France

Startup India to kick start Yatra in Madhya Pradesh from July 16

<i>After mentoring and nurturing entrepreneurs and startup ecosystem across four states, Startup India will now commence its journey in Madhya Pradesh,</i> …

Startups (India)

T-Hub to host country’s 1st Defence incubator

M Somasekhar One of the country’s first Defence incubators will come up in Hyderabad, which is India’s missile development centre and fast emerging

Business (India)

Biblepreneur: Unseized Opportunity?

Throughout my professional journey in the past decade, moving from non-profits to Government, to private sector, from working with start-ups and …

Cannabis Industry

Three Indian cos board Airbus

Three Indian start-ups viz Stalae Technology, Eflight and Airpix have been identified by Airbus subsidiaries Navblue and Aerial to power cutting-edge …

Business (India)

Airbus BizLab Nurtures Startups And Entrepreneurs

SUBSCRIBE TO ACCESS THIS ARTICLE<p>"Airbus BizLab Nurtures Startups And Entrepreneurs" is part of <b>Aviation Week & Space Technology</b>’s subscription package.<p>…

Entrepreneurship

Medical company moving to Independence, adds up to 125 jobs

Healthy Plus, a medical service start-up in Lee's Summit, plans to relocate to Independence and add up to 125 jobs.<p>The company announced Friday that …

Business

Upcoming IPOs: HDFC Mutual Fund, 6 others to raise ₹ 14,000 crore

Eighteen companies have already raised ₹ 23,670 crore through IPOs in January-June 2018 as compared to ₹ 12,000 crore garnered by 13 IPOs in the …

Business (India)

Evergrande chief visits FF

China Evergrande Group (3333) chairman Hui Ka-yan has paid a visit to Faraday Future in Los Angeles, meeting founder and chief executive Jia Yueting, …

News (Hong Kong)

A US Election Probe Implicated Bitcoin – And the Reaction Was Swift

Rod Rosenstein, the deputy attorney general of the U.S., sparked a social firestorm when he revealed that the dozen Russian military intelligence …

Donald Trump

Furniture startups skip the showroom and go straight to your door

Startups making delivery and transport easier than ever are a hit with venture capitalists, so it’s not a surprise that young tech companies delivering home staples — living room sets, dining room tables, couches and more — are raising big dollars.<p>From 2010 through 2017, venture investors have …

Furniture

[PDF] Start Your Own Cannabis Business: Your Step-By-Step Guide to the Marijuana Industry (Startup) Ebook

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Cannabis Industry