Apple acquires talking Barbie voicetech startup...
Apple has just bought up the talent it needs to make talking toys a part of Siri, HomePod, and its voice strategy....
ChargedUp picks up £1.2M seed to grow its mobile...
ChargedUp, a U.K. startup that offers a mobile charging network that takes inspiration from bike-sharing, has closed...
Biotech AI startup Sight Diagnostics gets $27.8M...
Sight Diagnostics, an Israeli medical devices startup that’s using AI technology to speed up blood testing, has...
Teckro scores $25M Series C round to speed up...
Teckro, a software platform that claims to make the conduct of clinical trials more efficient and collaborative, has...
Fitness startup Eastnine picks up £2M from...
Eastnine, a new fitness startup and app co-founded by London entrepreneur and investor Jason Goodman, is de-cloaking...
Audio tech supplier to Rolls Royce and Xiaomi...
As autonomous driving eventually transforms cars from transportation devices to mobile theaters or conference rooms we...
Dandelion Energy, the Alphabet X spinout, raises...
As tech companies continue their race to control the smart home, a promising energy startup has raised a round of...
SumUp acquires ‘multi-channel’ e-commerce...
SumUp, the London-based fintech company that enables small businesses to take card payments via its device and online,...
Car rental startup Virtuo picks up €20M Series
Virtuo, the Paris-headquartered car rentals startup, has raised €20 million in Series B funding. The round is...
E-commerce startup Zilingo raises $226M to...
If you’re looking for the next unicorn in Southeast Asia, Zilingo might just be it. The 3.5-year-old e-commerce...
Reddit confirms $300M Series D led by China’s...
Last week TechCrunch reported that Reddit was raising $150 million from Chinese tech giant Tencent and up to $150...
Nordic banking app Lunar Way raises €13M
Lunar Way, the Nordic banking app that’s riding new EU regulation to help inject more competition into the...
Startups Weekly: Spotify gets acquisitive and...
This week in startups: Turvo takes center stage, a mental health unicorn emerges and Reddit rakes in cash.
Dixa, the ‘customer friendship’ platform,...
Dixa, a Copenhagen-based startup that offers a platform to help companies provide better and more consistent customer...
Someone could scoop up Slack before it IPOs
Earlier this week, Slack announced that it has filed the paperwork to go public at some point later this year. The big...
Tink, the European open banking platform, scores...
Tink, the European open banking platform headquartered in Sweden, has deposited €56 million in new funding....
HouseMyDog and Gudog merge in European dog...
Two dog walking and sitting startups are merging: HouseMyDog, the U.K.-headquartered online community that enables dog...
Festicket, the festival booking platform, picks...
Festicket, the U.K.-headquartered festival booking platform, has picked up another $4.6 million in funding, an...
Lunchr grabs $34 million for its corporate lunch...
French startup Lunchr is raising a $34 million funding round (€30 million) from Index Ventures, with existing...
Workplace messaging platform Slack has...
The company has taken its first official step toward a rumored direct listing.