India Roundup: Fintech unicorn Cred bags $251m, and other news

Also, India-focused edtech ConveGenius raises US$5 million in pre-seed funding, and more. Source link

Chinese EV maker Xpeng’s flying car company raises over $500 million

Less than half a year since revealing a flying vehicle prototype, Chinese electric car start-up Xpeng unveiled a second model at the Shanghai auto show in April 2021.Evelyn Cheng | CNBCGUANGZHOU, China — HT Aero, the flying car company backed by Chinese...

Delivery Hero leads $1 billion investment in grocery start-up Gorillas

A courier for German grocery delivery start-up Gorillas, on his way to deliver an order in Berlin on July 8, 2021.Tobias Schwarz | AFP via Getty ImagesLONDON — German food delivery firm Delivery Hero has invested $235 million in Gorillas, an online grocery...

Dance Church raises $4.7M to get your bootie back on the (virtual) dance floor – Venture Capital

Our DJ, who art in heaven, hallowed be thy name. Thy dancefloor come, thy steps be done, on earth, as it is at Dance Church. The 11-year-old startup, which started back in 2010 as an in-person experience, has seen tremendous growth, especially as people were...

Amazon’s Zoox is expanding autonomous vehicle operations, testing to Seattle – Startups

Zoox, the autonomous vehicle startup acquired last year by Amazon, is expanding to Seattle. The company plans to open in 2022 an engineering office and operations facility, which will act as a base for its autonomous vehicle testing, Zoox, which today employs...

Coinbase, Clubhouse and the inevitable conflict of competition – Venture Capital

Welcome to Startups Weekly, a fresh human-first take on this week’s startup news and trends. To get this in your inbox, subscribe here. This week, cryptocurrency exchange platform Coinbase announced that it is launching its own NFT platform to take on OpenSea,...

How AI is helping to make breast cancer history – Startups

Thomas Clozel Contributor Thomas Clozel, M.D., is co-founder and CEO of Owkin, former assistant professor of clinical onco-hematology at Hôpital Henri-Mondor in Paris, and former member of the Melnick Lab at Weill Cornell Medicine in New York. Every October for...

Antler-backed insurtech firm banks $1m in seed money

Surer expects gross written premiums transacted on its platform to cross the US$1.5 million mark by the end of 2021. Source link

LinkedOut – Venture Capital

Hello and welcome back to Equity, TechCrunch’s venture capital-focused podcast where we unpack the numbers behind the headlines. Or, as in today’s episode, talk our way through some big breaking news from the technology world so that we can better understand...

Startup lessons from Squid Game

Also: CarDekho, Hibob, Leadrive, and more startups raised funding this week. Source link

Jeff Bezos invests in Indonesian e-commerce Ula – Startups

Indonesian e-commerce startup Ula, which has raised over $30 million and courted many high-profile investors since launching last year, has now won the trust of the world’s richest person. The founder of Amazon has invested in the one-and-a-half-year-old...

ESG: a new hope

Also, Ninja Van, Meesho, Momenta, and more startups raised funding this week. Source link

Community is the new AI – Venture Capital

Natasha and Mary Ann and Alex were all aboard this week with Grace on the dials, which meant that we had a flat lovely time recording Equity for you. Of course, Equity is TechCrunch’s venture capital focused podcast where we dig into the most critical funding...

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