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Techstars Continues European Expansion with New Mentorship-driven Accelerator Program in Munich

TECHSTARS CONTINUES EUROPEAN EXPANSION WITH NEW MENTORSHIP-DRIVEN ACCELERATOR PROGRAM IN MUNICH

Techstars, the worldwide network that helps entrepreneurs succeed, today announced a new partnership with BSH, one of the leading home...

When Do Huda Beauty Easy Bake Setting Powders Drop? Get Ready For A Perfectly Baked Face Soon

WHEN DO HUDA BEAUTY EASY BAKE SETTING POWDERS DROP? GET READY FOR A PERFECTLY BAKED FACE SOON

Another day, another beauty launch. This time, the exciting new product comes from entrepreneur Huda Kuttan's beauty line, Huda Beauty....

 
 
 
Israel now boasts 166 cybersecurity startups, including 16 that raised more than $50 million

ISRAEL NOW BOASTS 166 CYBERSECURITY STARTUPS, INCLUDING 16 THAT RAISED MORE THAN $50 MILLION

A new map of the Israeli cybersecurity ecosystem is just the latest confirmation that the region has become a dominant player in this...

Amazon expands Alexa Skills Kit and Voice Service to Spain and Italy ahead of Echo launch

AMAZON EXPANDS ALEXA SKILLS KIT AND VOICE SERVICE TO SPAIN AND ITALY AHEAD OF ECHO LAUNCH

Amazon has announced that Alexa will soon be conversant in two additional languages, as the company finally opens the Alexa Skills...

 
 
 
Amazon launches Alexa for Hospitality to bring voice-enabled services to hotel guests

AMAZON LAUNCHES ALEXA FOR HOSPITALITY TO BRING VOICE-ENABLED SERVICES TO HOTEL GUESTS

Amazon has announced a new program designed to help hotels deploy Alexa's voice-enabled smarts across their properties. Though Amazon's...

Boston's ezCater raises $100 million to take its corporate catering platform international

BOSTON'S EZCATER RAISES $100 MILLION TO TAKE ITS CORPORATE CATERING PLATFORM INTERNATIONAL

From a modest start more than a decade ago, ezCater has taken a deceptively simple concept and turned it into a booming business that...

 
 
 
Google to invest $550 million in Chinese ecommerce giant JD

GOOGLE TO INVEST $550 MILLION IN CHINESE ECOMMERCE GIANT JD

Google will invest $550 million in Chinese ecommerce powerhouse JD.com, part of the U.S. internet giant's efforts to expand its presence...

Musk company to build Chicago-to-O'Hare express transport

MUSK COMPANY TO BUILD CHICAGO-TO-O'HARE EXPRESS TRANSPORT

CHICAGO - Entrepreneur Elon Musk said Thursday a high-speed transportation system that will whisk people between downtown Chicago and...

 
 
 
After Departing CyPhy, Helen Greiner to Help U.S. Army in Robotics

AFTER DEPARTING CYPHY, HELEN GREINER TO HELP U.S. ARMY IN ROBOTICS

Helen Greiner, the robotics expert and entrepreneur who co-founded iRobot, quietly left her most recent startup, the drone venture...

Cincinnati's Tilr brings its skills-based staffing platform to 12 new cities

CINCINNATI'S TILR BRINGS ITS SKILLS-BASED STAFFING PLATFORM TO 12 NEW CITIES

EXCLUSIVE: Three-year-old hiring startup Tilr announced today that it has expanded to 12 new cities as it aims to change the way companies...

 
 
 
ZipRecruiter announces AI tool that matches businesses with ideal job candidates

ZIPRECRUITER ANNOUNCES AI TOOL THAT MATCHES BUSINESSES WITH IDEAL JOB CANDIDATES

ZipRecruiter, one of the largest job search websites in the U.S., is using artificial intelligence to streamline the candidate selection...

Google Tasks will become a G Suite ‘core service' on June 28

GOOGLE TASKS WILL BECOME A G SUITE ‘CORE SERVICE' ON JUNE 28

Google has revealed that its Tasks app will graduate to become a G Suite core service on June 28. Google Tasks, if you recall, has...

 
 
 
Amazon's $249 DeepLens deep learning camera goes on sale in the U.S

AMAZON'S $249 DEEPLENS DEEP LEARNING CAMERA GOES ON SALE IN THE U.S

Amazon's cloud computing subsidiary Amazon Web Services has finally launched its DeepLens deep learning camera for all developers in...

Female Entrepreneurs Don't Get Funding, and iFundWomen Wants to Change That

FEMALE ENTREPRENEURS DON'T GET FUNDING, AND IFUNDWOMEN WANTS TO CHANGE THAT

Karen Cahn knows how hard it is for women to get a startup funded, because she was one of those women. Now, as founder and CEO of iFundWomen...

 
 
 
Google will open an AI center in Ghana later this year, its first in Africa

GOOGLE WILL OPEN AN AI CENTER IN GHANA LATER THIS YEAR, ITS FIRST IN AFRICA

Tech giants are pouring money into artificial intelligence. Baidu and Google spent between $20 and $30 billion on AI in 2016 alone,...

Adyen's IPO starts strong as stock soars 70% valuing Dutch fintech company at $14 billion

ADYEN'S IPO STARTS STRONG AS STOCK SOARS 70% VALUING DUTCH FINTECH COMPANY AT $14 BILLION

Netherlands-based Adyen's IPO got an enthusiastic reception from investors Wednesday as its stock surged 70 percent on the first day...

 
 
 
A 28-year-old entrepreneur reveals how she snagged $66 million and 10 term sheets in 5 days

A 28-YEAR-OLD ENTREPRENEUR REVEALS HOW SHE SNAGGED $66 MILLION AND 10 TERM SHEETS IN 5 DAYS

Raising venture for a startup is no cakewalk. There are high stakes, probing questions from investors, and pressure from employees...

Jane.ai raises $8.4 million for an enterprise chatbot that can search through emails, files, and more

JANE.AI RAISES $8.4 MILLION FOR AN ENTERPRISE CHATBOT THAT CAN SEARCH THROUGH EMAILS, FILES, AND MORE

Sifting through old files is laborious enough for one person, but for large-scale organizations and enterprises with thousands of employees,...

 
 
 
Halozyme, Edico CEOs Among San Diego's Entrepreneurs of the Year

HALOZYME, EDICO CEOS AMONG SAN DIEGO'S ENTREPRENEURS OF THE YEAR

Helen Torley, who was highlighted in 2016 as the only female CEO of a public life sciences company in San Diego , was recognized last...

Snapchat will now let you delete regrettable messages for everyone in a conversation

SNAPCHAT WILL NOW LET YOU DELETE REGRETTABLE MESSAGES FOR EVERYONE IN A CONVERSATION

Snap today announced a new feature for its flagship Snapchat app, one that allows users to manually delete messages for everyone in...