aimbrain a startup that uses biometric authentication to fight fintech fraud raises 4m series a
TechCrunch  AimBrain, a London startup that offers “biometric identity” as a service to help fintech companies and other financial institutions fight fraud, has raised £4 million in Series A funding. Read More 6 days
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soldo a london fintech startup that offers a multi user spending account raises 11m led by accel Soldo, a London fintech startup that offers a multi-user spending account, raises $11M led by Accel
TechCrunch  Soldo, the London-based fintech... 5 days
truelayer raises 3m series a to provide fintech companies with easy access to bank apis TrueLayer raises $3M Series A to provide fintech companies with easy access to bank APIs
TechCrunch  TrueLayer, a London startup that’s built... 4 days
India’s biometric billion ID scheme
BBC India is enrolling all of its citizens in the world’s largest domestic biometric identification system. 4 days
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TechCrunch  Rinse, the San Francisco-based dry cleaning and laundry delivery service,... 4 days
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TechCrunch  Amazon is the tech giant most likely to become a dominant player in fintech, predicted James Lloyd, Ernst & Young’s fintech leader,... 6 days
streaming sports startup fubotv raises 55 million Streaming sports startup FuboTV raises $55 million
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language learning startup lingokids scores 4m funding and partners with oxford university press Language learning startup Lingokids scores $4M funding and partners with Oxford University Press
TechCrunch  Madrid, Spain-based (and U.S. incorporated) edtech startup Lingokids is on... 5 days
finalprice raises 4m for subscription based travel booking platform FinalPrice raises $4M for subscription-based travel booking platform
TechCrunch  Look out HotelTonight. Oh, and, Expedia, Skyscanner, Hopper and a few others. Coming out of LA there is a... 5 days
Algorithmia raises $10.5M Series A round led by Google’s new AI fund
TechCrunch Word recently spread that Google had quietly launched a new fund for investing into AI companies. Now this fund has made its first (or... 2 days
preacher season 2 makes game of thrones seem like downton abbey cnet 'Preacher' season 2 makes 'Game of Thrones' seem like 'Downton Abbey' - CNET
CNET VIDEO "Preacher" star Graham McTavish on how season 2 raises the stakes of the demented AMC and Amazon action series. 2 days
growbots raises 2 5m for its machine learning based sales automation platform Growbots raises $2.5M for its machine learning-based sales automation platform
TechCrunch  Growbots uses machine learning to provide sales teams with the right leads to kickstart their outbound sales... 4 days
South Korean firm's 'record' ransom payment
BBC Nayana negotiated with hackers who had initially asked for $4.4m to unlock malware-frozen machines. 5 days
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TechCrunch  If a startup founder could peer 8 years into the future and see a company that has become the symbol... 2 hours
satellogic raises 27m for affordable high resolution imaging satellites Satellogic raises $27M for affordable, high-resolution imaging satellites
TechCrunch  Space tech company Satellogic has raised $27 million in a Series B round led by Chinese internet giant Tencent, and... 2 days
tantan china s top dating app raises 70m for monetization and overseas expansion push Tantan, China’s top dating app, raises $70M for monetization and overseas expansion push
TechCrunch  Chinese startup Tantan, which is probably most comparable to Tinder,... 4 days
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TechCrunch  The online tutoring market in the US is well-developed. Varsity... 4 days
tantan china s top dating app raises 70m for monetization push and overseas expansion Tantan, China’s top dating app, raises $70M for monetization push and overseas expansion
TechCrunch  Chinese startup Tantan, which is probably most comparable to Tinder,... 3 days
Keeping CEO job was 1 fight too many for Uber's Kalanick
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the company called blockchain raises 40 million The company called Blockchain raises $40 million
TechCrunch  Blockchain (the company) just raised a $40 million Series B funding round led by Lakestar. Blockchain has been working on the most... 3 days
microsoft s dictate uses cortana s speech recognition to enable dictation in office Microsoft’s Dictate uses Cortana’s speech recognition to enable dictation in Office
TechCrunch  Dictate, a new project from Microsoft’s experimental R&D group, Microsoft Garage, is launching today... 5 days
South Carolina shooting live-streamed on Facebook
BBC A video captures the moment a street fight became a shoot-out that left seven people injured. 5 days
microsoft launches a new ai startup program at station f in paris Microsoft launches a new AI startup program at Station F in Paris
TechCrunch  Microsoft is rethinking its strategy when it comes to startup acceleration in Paris. The company is going to focus on artificial intelligence. This will... 6 days
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9to5Mac It was reported last week that Apple is working to... 6 days
Snapchat map app raises child safety worries
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qunar co founder fritz demopoulos says startup success in china requires a 10 year commitment Qunar co-founder Fritz Demopoulos says startup success in China requires a 10-year commitment
TechCrunch  Fritz Demopoulos, who co-founded Chinese travel portal Qunar and now... 6 days
'The Mist' review: Stephen is still King in unnerving new series - CNET
CNET VIDEO The new Spike TV show does the acclaimed author proud, expanding his 1980 horror novella beyond the supermarket into a 10-episode series.... 4 days
the wet hot american summer sequel series lands on netflix on august 4 The Wet Hot American Summer sequel series lands on Netflix on August 4
TechCrunch  Netflix is bringing back Wet Hot American Summer with the... 3 days
hebi is trying to make building custom robots as easy as playing with lego HEBI is trying to make building custom robots as easy as playing with LEGO
TechCrunch  The X-Series Actuator doesn’t look like much. Actually,... 3 days
verizon is killing tumblr s fight for net neutrality Verizon is killing Tumblr’s fight for net neutrality
THE VERGE One of the open internet’s fiercest defenders has a new boss Continue reading… 4 days
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