Freshworks acquires customer success service...
Customer engagement service Freshworks, which you may still remember under its old name of Freshdesk, today announced...
Startups Weekly: There’s an alternative to...
In this week's newsletter: Amazon takes a bite of Deliveroo and Away packs on $100M
Fastly pops in public offering showing that...
Shares of Fastly, the service that’s used by websites to ensure that they can load faster, have popped in its...
GetYourGuide picks up $484M, passes 25M tickets...
As we swing into the summer tourist season, a company poised to capitalise on that has raised a huge round of funding....
Madrona Venture Labs raises $11M to build...
The startup studio model is taking off.
Tech stocks tumble as China retaliates in latest...
Shares of technology companies were hit hard as China retaliated against the U.S. in the latest salvo of the ongoing...
How the trade war with China hit Uber’s public...
Uber’s much heralded public offering has arrived not so much with a bang as with a whimper, thanks largely to the...
Sextech company scorned by CES scores $2M and an...
Months after revoking its award, the CTA has decided to re-award Lora DiCarlo the same day it planned to announce a $2...
Startups Weekly: Will the Seattle tech scene ever...
In this week's newsletter: WeWork files confidentially for IPO, Lyft loses scooter head and Magic Leap raises MORE...
Africa Roundup: Jumia’s IPO, DHL launches...
The biggest news in a month of weighty African headlines was Jumia listing on the New York Stock Exchange. After filing...
Startups Weekly: All these startups are raising...
In this week's newsletter: Uber, Slack and the evolving Series A.
Amazon Prime’s dominance is spurring new...
Amazon has made two-day shipping the new industry standard -- a standard most competitors can’t meet....
Singapore’s SalesWhale raises $5.3M to bring AI...
SalesWhale, a Singapore-based startup that uses AI to help marketers and salespeople generate leads, has announced a...
Slowdown or not, China’s luxury goods still...
Despite well-documented concerns over an economic slowdown in China, the country’s luxury goods market is still...
Skedulo raises $28M for its mobile workforce...
Skedulo, a service that helps businesses manage their mobile employees, today announced that it has raised a $28...
Seven Africa-focused startups present at Y...
The seven African-focused companies which presented as part of Y Combinator’s 200 strong cohort of Winter 2019...
Visa policies threaten innovation but aren’t...
The growing intensity of the US visa approval process has made it more difficult for companies to attract, support and...
In big tech’s future expansion plans, public...
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Nigeria’s Gloo.ng drops consumer e-commerce,...
Nigerian startup Gloo.ng is dropping consumer online retail and pivoting to B2B e-procurement with Gloopro as its new...
Amun raises $4M to give stock-like buying options...
Crypto represent a ‘border-less’ that anyone can own, but actually getting hold it isn’t easy for...