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Once-hyped augmented reality startup Blippar has laid off all of its employees after collapsing into administration

ONCE-HYPED AUGMENTED REALITY STARTUP BLIPPAR HAS LAID OFF ALL OF ITS EMPLOYEES AFTER COLLAPSING INTO ADMINISTRATION

Once-hyped augmented reality startup Blippar has laid off all of its employees after it collapsed into administration. The company...

7 retail products that are going to explode in popularity in 2019 - and the startups making them

7 RETAIL PRODUCTS THAT ARE GOING TO EXPLODE IN POPULARITY IN 2019 - AND THE STARTUPS MAKING THEM

The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the...

 
 
 
How to Come up with Hundreds of Business Ideas

HOW TO COME UP WITH HUNDREDS OF BUSINESS IDEAS

This article is part of our Business Startup Guide -a curated list of our articles that will get you up and running in no time! It's...

RightHand Robotics Adds $23M to Scale Up Its Warehouse Tech

RIGHTHAND ROBOTICS ADDS $23M TO SCALE UP ITS WAREHOUSE TECH

Warehouses run entirely by robots may not be waiting on the horizon, but that-and much more-remains a goal for Somerville, MA-based...

 
 
 
RightHand Robotics Adds $23M to Scale Up Its Warehouse Tech

RIGHTHAND ROBOTICS ADDS $23M TO SCALE UP ITS WAREHOUSE TECH

Warehouses run entirely by robots may not be waiting on the horizon, but that-and much more-remains a goal for Somerville, MA-based...

Nio ES6: Second volume model from China's Tesla debuts

NIO ES6: SECOND VOLUME MODEL FROM CHINA'S TESLA DEBUTS

Chinese electric car startup Nio has come a long way since it showed up in 2016 with its EP9 track-only supercar. The company has managed...

 
 
 
24M, Reeling In $22M, Thinks It Has the Next Great Battery

24M, REELING IN $22M, THINKS IT HAS THE NEXT GREAT BATTERY

It turns out we might have been making lithium-ion batteries all wrong this whole time. That's at least what Cambridge, MA-based battery...

 
 
 
Indian travel startups become more customer-friendly than before

INDIAN TRAVEL STARTUPS BECOME MORE CUSTOMER-FRIENDLY THAN BEFORE

The travel industry has become even more customer-friendly than before with its technological innovations and online accessibility....

 
 
 
Delivery robot spontaneously bursts into flames in California

DELIVERY ROBOT SPONTANEOUSLY BURSTS INTO FLAMES IN CALIFORNIA

An autonomous food delivery robot burst into flames on a Berkeley, California walkway on Friday, as first reported by The Daily Californian....

Indian edtech startup Byju's raises $540 million to expand globally

INDIAN EDTECH STARTUP BYJU'S RAISES $540 MILLION TO EXPAND GLOBALLY

Indian education startup Byju's announced $540 million in a funding round led by South Africa's Naspers Ventures and Canada Pension...

 
 
 
Byju's targets global expansion for its digital education service after raising $540M

BYJU'S TARGETS GLOBAL EXPANSION FOR ITS DIGITAL EDUCATION SERVICE AFTER RAISING $540M

India-based educational startup Byju's was widely reported to have raised a massive $400 million round and now the company is making...

Former McLaren design boss joins Lilium flying taxi startup

FORMER MCLAREN DESIGN BOSS JOINS LILIUM FLYING TAXI STARTUP

Frank Stephenson shocked many when he stepped down from the lead design role at McLaren in early 2017. It turned out he wanted to apply...

 
 
 
DataCloud Raises $4M to Guide Miners' Drilling, Blasting Decisions

DATACLOUD RAISES $4M TO GUIDE MINERS' DRILLING, BLASTING DECISIONS

DataCloud , a developer of sensors and software to help guide mine operators' decision-making around drilling and blasting, has raised...

Emotional Intelligence Startup Cogito Spins Out Mental Health Unit

EMOTIONAL INTELLIGENCE STARTUP COGITO SPINS OUT MENTAL HEALTH UNIT

Cogito, the A.I. startup that wrings emotional intelligence cues out of the human voice, is training its focus on call centers and...

 
 
 
Robinhood said to not be properly insured to offer checking & savings

ROBINHOOD SAID TO NOT BE PROPERLY INSURED TO OFFER CHECKING & SAVINGS

Robinhood's new high-interest, zero-fee checking and savings feature seems to be too good to be true. Users' money may not be fully...

 
 
 
U-M's Desai Accelerator Invests Millionth Dollar Since 2013 Launch

U-M'S DESAI ACCELERATOR INVESTS MILLIONTH DOLLAR SINCE 2013 LAUNCH

The University of Michigan's Desai Accelerator , an incubator open to early-stage tech startups regardless of their connection to the...

Bio Roundup: Eli Lilly Tries Tau, Generic Insulin, NASH Cash & More

BIO ROUNDUP: ELI LILLY TRIES TAU, GENERIC INSULIN, NASH CASH & MORE

Pharmaceutical industry critics lament the cost of rare disease drugs, but some of the steepest price hikes have come on widely used...