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KODIAK ROBOTICS' FOUNDER SAYS TIGHT FOCUS ON AUTONOMOUS TRUCKS IS WORKING

Kodiak Robotics is one of the last private autonomous vehicles companies focused on trucking that is still standing. Nearly all the...

The Free Therapy Practice Funded by Butterscotch Cakes

THE FREE THERAPY PRACTICE FUNDED BY BUTTERSCOTCH CAKES

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BIDEN SIGNS BILL TO FUND CAPITOL SECURITY, AFGHAN VISAS

WASHINGTON - President Joe Biden on Friday signed emergency legislation that would bolster security at the Capitol, repay outstanding...

Former Dragos, Crowdstrike Execs Launch 'SynSaber,' Securing $2.5 Million in Seed Funding

FORMER DRAGOS, CROWDSTRIKE EXECS LAUNCH 'SYNSABER,' SECURING $2.5 MILLION IN SEED FUNDING

Two former leaders from cybersec companies Dragos and Crowdstrike recently announced teaming up for a new company, SynSaber, and securing...

 
 
 

THE U.K. GOVERNMENT IS CUTTING EDUCATIONAL ARTS FUNDING BY 50%, SPARKING OUTRAGE

Education secretary Gavin Williamson is arguing that funds should be directed towards medicine and technology.

Groups worry about tapping COVID relief for infrastructure

GROUPS WORRY ABOUT TAPPING COVID RELIEF FOR INFRASTRUCTURE

WASHINGTON - Organizations representing long-term care facilities on Friday urged lawmakers working on a bipartisan infrastructure...

 
 
 
UC San Diego Receives $35 Million in State Funding for New California Coastal Research Vessel

UC SAN DIEGO RECEIVES $35 MILLION IN STATE FUNDING FOR NEW CALIFORNIA COASTAL RESEARCH VESSEL

California legislators have allocated UC San Diego $35 million to design and build a new coastal research vessel with a first-of-its-kind...

Faraday Future lists on Nasdaq following SPAC deal, promises FF91 crossover in 2022

FARADAY FUTURE LISTS ON NASDAQ FOLLOWING SPAC DEAL, PROMISES FF91 CROSSOVER IN 2022

Embattled electric-vehicle startup Faraday Future looks to finally have the funds needed to get its FF91 battery-electric crossover...

 
 
 
Largest Preservation Fund in American History Invests $3M to Save Black Landmarks

LARGEST PRESERVATION FUND IN AMERICAN HISTORY INVESTS $3M TO SAVE BLACK LANDMARKS

Getty Images By Jasmine Browley · July 23, 2021July 23, 2021 Recently, interest has grown in celebrating and commemorating Black history....

Sema4 goes public via SPAC merger

SEMA4 GOES PUBLIC VIA SPAC MERGER

With a goal of making precision medicine the standard of care at health systems, Sema4 struck a nearly $800 million deal with CM Life...

 
 
 

29-YEAR OLD CRYPTO BILLIONAIRE SAM BANKMAN-FRIED SAYS FTX US IS SET TO EXPAND AFTER FRESH FUNDING ROUND

Sam Bankman-Fried, founder and CEO of crypto exchange FTX. FTX Official/YouTube Sam Bankman-Fried said FTX is targeting the US as its...

Check out the all-star speakers joining us on Extra Crunch Live in August

CHECK OUT THE ALL-STAR SPEAKERS JOINING US ON EXTRA CRUNCH LIVE IN AUGUST

Extra Crunch Live has taught us a lot. From how Retail Zipline's Series A pitch deck ticked every box for Emergence Capital to how...

 
 
 
Bad Bunny Collaborates with adidas and Cheetos on an Exclusive Apparel Collection and Scholarship Fund

BAD BUNNY COLLABORATES WITH ADIDAS AND CHEETOS ON AN EXCLUSIVE APPAREL COLLECTION AND SCHOLARSHIP FUND

If there's anything that's just as, if not more important than music to Bad Bunny , it's his community. And so this Summer, he's expanding...

Legendary investor Howard Marks thinks we are at the bull market stage where 'people tend to accept the trees will grow to the sky.' He explains why studying psychology gives investors 'a great advantage' and why it's important to deviate from the

LEGENDARY INVESTOR HOWARD MARKS THINKS WE ARE AT THE BULL MARKET STAGE WHERE 'PEOPLE TEND TO ACCEPT THE TREES WILL GROW TO THE SKY.' HE EXPLAINS WHY STUDYING PSYCHOLOGY GIVES INVESTORS 'A GREAT ADVANTAGE' AND WHY IT'S IMPORTANT TO DEVIATE FROM THE

Summary List Placement Howard Marks is known as somewhat of a philosopher king in the world of investing. The co-chairman of the $153...

 
 
 

INDIA'S BLACKBUCK VALUED AT $1 BILLION IN $67 MILLION FUNDRAISE

India's trucking system has a big inefficiency problem that continues to drag the economy. BlackBuck, one of the handful of logistics...

Experts: Spend opioid settlement funds on fighting opioids

EXPERTS: SPEND OPIOID SETTLEMENT FUNDS ON FIGHTING OPIOIDS

As a $26 billion settlement over the toll of opioids looms, some public health experts are citing the 1998 agreement with tobacco companies...

 
 
 
Open source API management platform Gravitee raises $11M

OPEN SOURCE API MANAGEMENT PLATFORM GRAVITEE RAISES $11M

Open source API and identity access management platform Gravitee has raised $11 million in its first round of funding.

Ark Invest's Cathie Wood defends bitcoin as an inflation hedge in crypto panel with Elon Musk

ARK INVEST'S CATHIE WOOD DEFENDS BITCOIN AS AN INFLATION HEDGE IN CRYPTO PANEL WITH ELON MUSK

Summary List Placement Ark Invest founder and CEO Cathie Wood defended bitcoin's role as an inflation hedge during a Wednesday panel...

 
 
 
Take a look at the pitch deck that video-production startup LiveControl used to raise $30 million from Coatue

TAKE A LOOK AT THE PITCH DECK THAT VIDEO-PRODUCTION STARTUP LIVECONTROL USED TO RAISE $30 MILLION FROM COATUE

Summary List Placement Long before the pandemic closed the doors of Jacob Braunstein's local synagogue, his rabbi asked him to take...

6 startups to watch that are tackling youth mental and behavioral health

6 STARTUPS TO WATCH THAT ARE TACKLING YOUTH MENTAL AND BEHAVIORAL HEALTH

Summary List Placement Startups focused on teletherapy and digital therapeutics for mental health have boomed as the COVID-19 pandemic...