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Tay-K Pleads Guilty to 2 Counts of Aggravated Robbery, Not Guilty to Murder: Report

TAY-K PLEADS GUILTY TO 2 COUNTS OF AGGRAVATED ROBBERY, NOT GUILTY TO MURDER: REPORT

Tay-K's capital murder trial stemming from a 2016 fatal home robbery is now underway. During the initial testimony proceedings on Tuesday...

 
 
 
Newsletter platform Substack raises $15.3M round led by A16Z

NEWSLETTER PLATFORM SUBSTACK RAISES $15.3M ROUND LED BY A16Z

Andreessen Horowitz is betting that there's still a big opportunity in newsletters - the venture capital firm is leading a $15.3 million...

 
 
 
This tech VC overcame a crippling fear of failure to launch 2 startups he later sold for more than $100 million

THIS TECH VC OVERCAME A CRIPPLING FEAR OF FAILURE TO LAUNCH 2 STARTUPS HE LATER SOLD FOR MORE THAN $100 MILLION

Manoj Saxena is an Indian-born tech entrepreneur, venture capitalist, and philanthropist who built and sold two software firms for...

Aloft Madrid Gran Via Hotel Opens

ALOFT MADRID GRAN VIA HOTEL OPENS

Located in the heart of the capital, the new hotel is a stone's throw from hotspots including the iconic Plaza de España, the hip neighbourhood...

 
 
 
Amperity raises $50 million to unify disparate customer data

AMPERITY RAISES $50 MILLION TO UNIFY DISPARATE CUSTOMER DATA

Amperity, a startup developing an AI-powered customer data management solution, has raised $50 million in venture capital.

NARROWING AI: A USEFUL CONTEXT FOR AI INNOVATION, OPPORTUNITY, AND INVESTMENT

I was asked recently if there was a meaningful analog to AI - its pervasiveness, its transformative potential, its power - in the annals...

 
 
 
A startup using AI to find new treatments for rare diseases just raised $121 million. Here's why its CEO still has a dire prediction for the industry

A STARTUP USING AI TO FIND NEW TREATMENTS FOR RARE DISEASES JUST RAISED $121 MILLION. HERE'S WHY ITS CEO STILL HAS A DIRE PREDICTION FOR THE INDUSTRY

Recursion, a biotech company making new drugs using AI technology, just closed a $121 million Series C round with investors like the...

Swiss-Belinn Gajah Mada Medan launched in North Sumatra

SWISS-BELINN GAJAH MADA MEDAN LAUNCHED IN NORTH SUMATRA

An impressive new midscale hotel Swiss-Belinn Gajah Mada Medan in the capital of North Sumatra has been launched by Swiss-Belhotel...

 
 
 
THE DOORS, JOSE FELICIANO, AND THE VENTURES ON A SULTRY SUMMER AFTERNOON IN 1968

THE DOORS, JOSE FELICIANO, AND THE VENTURES ON A SULTRY SUMMER AFTERNOON IN 1968

Cool enough this morning for me to put a light jacket on before heading out around eight. Within a couple hours the jacket was off...

Jean Todt Believes Bringing Back Refueling Could Fix Formula One

JEAN TODT BELIEVES BRINGING BACK REFUELING COULD FIX FORMULA ONE

Refueling has been banned from Formula One races for a decade, as 2009 kicked off an era of fuel-free pit stops. Has the racing been...

 
 
 
Yellow Bitterns in Singapore

YELLOW BITTERNS IN SINGAPORE

One bird that is easily encountered in Singapore without venturing too far off the beaten track is the Yellow Bittern. The Yellow Bittern...

New Capital International Airport opened in Egypt on trial basis

NEW CAPITAL INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT OPENED IN EGYPT ON TRIAL BASIS

In order to serve the city which will become the country's new capital from mid-2020, Egypt has opened a new international airport...

 
 
 
Norma Kamali Wants You to Simplify Your Beauty Routine

NORMA KAMALI WANTS YOU TO SIMPLIFY YOUR BEAUTY ROUTINE

With the introduction of her newest venture Normalife, a line of lifestyle, wellness and skin-care products, veteran fashion designer...

Bio Roundup: Michael Becker, Suzanne Eaton, Gene Therapy Moves & More

BIO ROUNDUP: MICHAEL BECKER, SUZANNE EATON, GENE THERAPY MOVES & MORE

The life science and healthcare worlds are vast. We often talk about impact in terms of millions of patients and billions of dollars....

 
 
 
The 32 star venture capital investors in Europe every tech founder needs to know

THE 32 STAR VENTURE CAPITAL INVESTORS IN EUROPE EVERY TECH FOUNDER NEEDS TO KNOW

European venture capital investors have had a blockbuster year, thanks to successes such as Spotify, Dutch payment firm Adyen, fashion...

Exyn Technologies raises $16 million for drones that map underground spaces

EXYN TECHNOLOGIES RAISES $16 MILLION FOR DRONES THAT MAP UNDERGROUND SPACES

Exyn Technologies, a startup developing anautonomous drone navigation and mapping platform, has raised $16 million in venture capital.

 
 
 
Sonder raises $210 million to offer apartments with hotel-level service

SONDER RAISES $210 MILLION TO OFFER APARTMENTS WITH HOTEL-LEVEL SERVICE

San Francisco-based hospitality company Sonder announced that it's raised $210 million in venture capital, bringing its total raised...

Fishing Star World Tour Gets a Summer Discount

FISHING STAR WORLD TOUR GETS A SUMMER DISCOUNT

Now that summer is well and truly underway, you might be tempted to venture out into the great outdoors to take part in various activities....