Canal+ acquires Nollywood studio ROK from IROKOtv...
French television company Canal+ has acquired the ROK film studio from VOD company IROKOtv for an undisclosed amount....
SpaceX targets Tuesday for Starhopper demo rocket...
SpaceX is preparing for a key test in development of its next-generation Starship spacecraft, with a target of...
Kencko chugs down $3.4M to help you get more...
Kencko, a company that wants to help people eat more fruit and vegetables in their daily life, is entering feast mode...
The Great Hack was one of the wildest movies I...
The trailer is out for Netflix doc The Great Hack, an early cut of which was screened at Sundance this year. I saw that...
GetAccept’s workflow and e-signature platform...
Many years ago every sales deal was sealed with a handshake between two people. Today, digitization has moved into the...
OneTrust raises $200M at a $1.3B valuation to...
GDPR, and the newer California Consumer Privacy Act, have given a legal bite to ongoing developments in online privacy...
Fintech in Latin America continues to draw big...
As investors continue to move more aggressively into Latin America’s startup scene, there’s one industry...
The future of car ownership: Cars-as-a-service
Car shoppers now have several new options to avoid long-term debt and commitments. Automakers and startups alike are...
Udelv partners with HEB on Texas autonomous...
Autonomous delivery company Udelv has signed yet another partner to launch a new pilot of its self-driving goods...
Remitly raises $220M to expand from money...
When it comes to financial services in emerging markets, remittances — people sending money to each other across...
Doctours offers packaged medical tourism for U.S....
Doctours, a Los Angeles-based online platform for booking trips and treatments for medical and dental care around the...
AT&T’s new streaming service HBO Max...
AT&T’s acquisition of HBO goes beyond just offering premium TV programming – the company revealed on...
PayU, Naspers’ global fintech firm, enters...
PayU, the Naspers owned fintech firm that specializes in emerging markets, is broadening its global reach into...
An optimistic view of deepfakes
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Watch SpaceX catch a rocket fairing on a ship at...
SpaceX managed another first for its reusable rocketry efforts during its most recent launch when it caught part of the...
Intel and Baidu partner on Nirvana Neural Network...
At Baidu’s Create conference for AI developers in Beijing today, the company and Intel announced a new...
VizibleZone wants to make pedestrians more...
Israel-based Viziblezone wants to make it easier for self-driving cars to spot pedestrians, even if they aren’t...
Software development analytics platform Sourced...
Sourced, or source{d}, as the company styles its name, provides developers and IT departments with deeper analytics...
Africa Roundup: Yamaha backs MAX, Founders...
Competition in Africa’s two-wheel ride-hail market is accelerating. Nigerian motorcycle transit startup MAX.ng...
With a fresh $10 million in the bank, DotLab...
Thirty-three-year-old founder of personalized medicine company DotLab, Heather Bowerman, wants to shake up the...