When a startup’s founders are pretty much its board • Venture Capital

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Egypt’s SideUp raises $1.2M to grow its e-commerce support platform • Startups

After four years operating primarily as a logistics marketplace, Egypt’s Voo has rebranded to SideUp and transformed its strategy to offer a complete spectrum of e-commerce support services, including payment gateways, API integration for shipping, warehousing,...

Why Silicon Valley is so hot on nuclear energy

The Vogtle nuclear power plant is located in Burke County, near Waynesboro, Georgia in USA. Each of the two existing units have a Westinghouse pressurized water reactor (PWR), with a General Electric turbine and electric generator, producing approximately 2,400...

AWS faces cost-sensitive customers at Reinvent as economic fears mount

Amazon Web Services has been the biggest growth engine for its parent company over much of the past decade, taking business from some of the largest tech vendors in the world.But as corporations face the most daunting economic environment since the 2008...

ChatGPT’s user experience and implementation ‘should have Google scared’ • Venture Capital

To get a roundup of TechCrunch’s biggest and most important stories delivered to your inbox every day at 3 p.m. PDT, subscribe here. Heeeey! Today has been a fun, rich, and varied day of news on your favorite tech news site. Haje got the unfortunate news that...

Looks like sex tech startup Lora DiCarlo is done for • Startups

Lora DiCarlo, a sex tech startup that made headlines in 2019 after being blacklisted from the Consumer Electronics Show, seems to have shut down. The company’s website is offline and reportedly orders have gone unfulfilled for months. TechCrunch has reached out...

This secondary markets expert says we haven’t hit bottom yet • Venture Capital

Earlier today, we talked with Phil Haslett, the cofounder and now chief strategy officer of EquityZen, a 10-year-old, New York-based secondary marketplace that connects accredited buyers with privately held company shares that their owners — including founders,...

After Temasek acquisition, BasisAI loses tech staff

Singapore-based AI startup BasisAI, which was acquired by Temasek unit Aicadium, has seen most of its tech employees walk out the door. Source link

Music fans revisit their year in music with Spotify Wrapped 2022 • Venture Capital

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Indian agritech DeHaat tops $700 million valuation in $60 million funding • Startups

DeHaat, a startup that offers a wide-range of agricultural services to farmers in India, has raised $60 million in a new funding round as it looks to deepen its penetration in the country and reach break-even profitability within two years. Sofina Ventures and...

One Minute: Why Brazil?

Felipe Matos, president of the Brazilian Startup Association, shares why businesses should consider expanding to the country. Source link

Tech execs rejoice as San Francisco opens female-only club

Executive women platform Chief opened a new clubhouse in San Francisco this week.ChiefIn a bustling building in New York's Flatiron district, two executive women who work at separate companies discuss marketing strategies for their respective businesses. Next...

How the industry lost $7.4 trillion in one year

Pedestrians walk past the NASDAQ MarketSite in New York's Times Square.Eric Thayer | ReutersIt seems like an eternity ago, but it's just been a year.At this time in 2021, the Nasdaq Composite had just peaked, doubling since the early days of the pandemic....

Why Silicon Valley is so hot on nuclear energy

The Vogtle nuclear power plant is located in Burke County, near Waynesboro, Georgia in USA. Each of the two existing units have a Westinghouse pressurized water reactor (PWR), with a General Electric turbine and electric generator, producing approximately 2,400...

Juro’s $23M deck • Venture Capital

Back in January, Natasha covered Juro’s Series B round, which added $23 million to its coffers. Juro aims to put an end to contract negotiation madness, moving the workflows out of Microsoft Word and a handful of other sub-par tools to an all-in-one, web-based...