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IIT Gold-Medalists Innovation Wins the Oscars of Education in London

London | Bangalore, India | 12thDecember 2019: International Changemaker Olympiad, a global program founded by Rahul Adhikari, an IIT Gold-Medalist, has won the

Startup Success Stories 12 Dec 2019 11:33 am

Yubo raises $12.3 million for its social app for teens

French startup Yubo has raised a $12.3 million funding round led by Iris Capital and Idinvest Partners. Existing investors Alven, Sweet Cap

TechCrunch 12 Dec 2019 11:30 am

From vintage chairs to shag rugs, retro decor makes a comeback

Rocking chairs are certainly not out-of-trend. In the 18th century they were in the limelight, and now once again see the spotlight. Authentic and ideal for a reading noo

The Economic Times 12 Dec 2019 11:25 am

Sunil Gavaskar invests in Board Games Startup, Binca Games

Binca Games, a Board Games company has just announced that Cricketing legend, Sunil Gavaskar has bought a stake in the company. Binca Games was founded in 2014 by husband

Startup Success Stories 12 Dec 2019 11:25 am

Scientists to harness the sun to transform plastic into power-generating chem..

Huge quantities of plastic have piled up on land and been dumped in the sea across the world, with Asian nations in particular facing criti

The Economic Times 12 Dec 2019 11:11 am

Denmark plans $30 bn offshore wind island that could power 10 million homes

Denmark is home to wind turbine giant Vestas and the world's largest developer of offshore wind, and recently approved a law which targets

The Economic Times 12 Dec 2019 11:00 am

Maithri Aquatechs water generators just need air to produce freshwater

Ever heard of generating fresh water from the air around us? Hyderabad-based Maithri Aquatech has developed an atmospheric water generator that can be the panacea to our

The Economic Times 12 Dec 2019 10:53 am

Tamil Nadu's Trichy City Corporation launches work on solar power plant

To harness sunlight to generate electricity, the corporation mooted a plan in October 2018 to utilise Smart Cities Mission fund. The urban

The Economic Times 12 Dec 2019 10:51 am

This Gurugram-based Startup is Revolutionising Pet Care

We humans have come a long way in determining whats good for our health. Following the same trail of knowledge, majority of the masses in todays era have made a shift tow

Startup Success Stories 12 Dec 2019 9:27 am

Google inks Gurgaon lease deal with Simpli Work

Currently, Google has four offices in India, including its country headquarters in Hyderabad and the recently-acquired 1,00,000 sq ft office space in the First Internatio

The Economic Times 12 Dec 2019 9:06 am

Blume Ventures puts $1.5 million in TapChief

The startup plans to use the funds to expand its network of professionals, enhance its product offering and integrate its technology with existing enterprise people manag

The Economic Times 12 Dec 2019 8:47 am

KredX bags $26 million in Series-B round

The platform works with more than 120 corporate houses such as Tata Croma, Future Group and Vedanta. The company plans to use the fresh capital to speed up growth by hiri

The Economic Times 12 Dec 2019 8:39 am

3one4 Capital makes final close of its two new funds

Separately, the firm has also closed a Rs 45 crore seed-stage fund Rising-I fund that will back idea stage and seed-stage companies with

The Economic Times 12 Dec 2019 8:28 am

Blue Origin moves closer to human spaceflight with 12th New Shepard launch

Jeff Bezos -founded Blue Origin has recorded another successful mission for its New Shepard sub-orbital launch vehicle, which is a key step as it readies the spacecraft f

TechCrunch 12 Dec 2019 4:36 am

Atomico VCs say that everybody cares in Europe about where the startup dollars are coming from

Today, on stage at TechCrunch Berlin, four of Atomico’s most senior partners took the stage together for the first time, flying into the city from London, Stockholm

TechCrunch 12 Dec 2019 3:53 am

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Disney Plus was the #1 U.S. Google search term in 2019

Google today released its annual “Year in Search” data that takes a look back at some of the biggest searches of 2019. Specific

TechCrunch 12 Dec 2019 2:44 am

Here are the five Startup Battlefield finalists at Disrupt Berlin

Fourteen startups presented on-stage today at Disrupt Berlin, giving live demos and rapid-fire presentations on their origin stories and business models, then answering q

TechCrunch 12 Dec 2019 2:00 am

Gtmhub raises $9M from CRV after posting 400% ARR growth in the last year

This week Gtmhub announced a $9 million Series A led by CRV. The investment was not a large round, even for an A. But the capital found its way into one of the fastest-gr

TechCrunch 12 Dec 2019 1:45 am

Spotifys founding story is going to be a Netflix series

Facebook’s founding got the movie treatment with Aaron Sorkin’s “The Social Network.” The story of how Snapchat came to be will be a flagship seri

TechCrunch 11 Dec 2019 11:33 pm

Join TechCrunch for our 3rd Annual Winter Party

After last years stellar turnout of almost 1,000 Silicon Valley shakers and movers at our Winter Party, TechCrunch is returning with the 3rd Annual Winter Party in San Fr

TechCrunch 11 Dec 2019 11:33 pm

Daily Crunch: Apple adds new iPhone parental controls

The Daily Crunch is TechCrunch’s roundup of our biggest and most important stories. If you’d like to get this delivered to your

TechCrunch 11 Dec 2019 11:23 pm

Peletons stock sinks 7% as the ad saga continues to weigh on the company

Shares of popular home exercise company Peloton are off 7% in regular trading today as the company continues to reel in the wake of an adve

TechCrunch 11 Dec 2019 11:02 pm

YouTubes tougher harassment policy aims to address hate speech, veiled threat..

In YouTube CEO Susan Wojcickis quarterly letter last month, the exec said the company was working to develop a new harassment policy. Today

TechCrunch 11 Dec 2019 10:54 pm

Myntra enters luxury segment by partnering with Pernias Pop Up Shop

About two-thirds of Myntras revenue comes from apparel, its single biggest category, followed by footwear, accessories and recent addition

The Economic Times 11 Dec 2019 10:47 pm

Apply to the pitch-off at TC Sessions: Robotics+AI 2020

Mark your calendars and dust off your public-speaking skills. This year, theres an exciting new opportunity at TC Sessions: Robotics + AI, which returns to UC Berkeley on

TechCrunch 11 Dec 2019 10:33 pm

Apply to the pitch-off at TC Sessions: Robotics & AI 2020

Mark your calendars and dust off your public-speaking skills. This year, theres an exciting new opportunity at TC Sessions: Robotics & AI, which returns to UC Berkele

TechCrunch 11 Dec 2019 10:33 pm

Google Cloud gets a new family of cheaper general-purpose compute instances

Google Cloud today announced the launch of its new E2 family of compute instances. These new instances, which are meant for general purpose

TechCrunch 11 Dec 2019 10:30 pm

The electric Porsche Taycan Turbo has an EPA range of 201 miles

The Porsche Taycan Turbo, one of several variants of the German automaker’s first all-electric vehicles, has an EPA estimated range o

TechCrunch 11 Dec 2019 10:11 pm

MindAffect wants to let us control devices with our minds

MindAffect, a team which presented in todays TechCrunch Disrupt Startup Battlefield, wants to explore whats possible when we can control the devices around us with our mi

TechCrunch 11 Dec 2019 10:07 pm

Acquia nabs CDP startup AgilOne, which raised $41M

Acquia announced it has acquired customer data platform (CDP) startup AgilOne today. The companies did not disclose the purchase price. CDPs are all the rage among custom

TechCrunch 11 Dec 2019 10:06 pm

Slacks share price and the future of direct listings

Hello and welcome back to our regular morning look at private companies, public markets and the grey space in between. Today we’re starting off with a venture capit

TechCrunch 11 Dec 2019 9:50 pm

Arcona uses machine learning to compose adaptive soundtracks in real time

Arcona Music took to the stage at Disrupt Berlin today to showcase its adaptive music service. The local startup utilizes machine learning to create musical beds capable

TechCrunch 11 Dec 2019 9:45 pm

PayPals exiting COO Bill Ready to join Google as its new president of Commerc..

In June, PayPal announced its Chief Operating Officer Bill Ready would be departing the company at the end of this year. Now we know where

TechCrunch 11 Dec 2019 9:45 pm

Intels latest RealSense lidar camera is designed for inventory logistics

Intel today introduced the latest addition to its RealSense line. The L515 is roughly the size of a tennis ball, targeted specifically for

TechCrunch 11 Dec 2019 9:30 pm

Childcare benefits startup Kinside launches with $4 million from investors in..

Childcare is one of the biggest expenses for American parents and its not just families who are taking a hit. Childcare issues cost the Uni

TechCrunch 11 Dec 2019 9:30 pm

ACLU sues Homeland Security over stingray cell phone surveillance

One of the largest civil liberties groups in the U.S. is suing two Homeland Security agencies for failing to turn over documents it requested as part of a public records

TechCrunch 11 Dec 2019 9:30 pm

BMW says ja to Android Auto

BMW today announced that it is finally bringing Android Auto to its vehicles, starting in July 2020. With that, it will join Apple’s CarPlay in the company’s

TechCrunch 11 Dec 2019 9:22 pm

Wotch is building a creator-friendly video platform

The team at Wotch has created a new social video platform but wait, don’t roll your eyes quite yet. “Obviously, were very used to someone creating a new inte

TechCrunch 11 Dec 2019 9:21 pm

The vast majority of US consumers arent spending $1,000+ on phones

Pricing in the smartphone wars has taken a sharp turn in recent years on the premium end of the spectrum. Ever since the arrival of the iPhone X, flagship devices have of

TechCrunch 11 Dec 2019 8:59 pm

Arthur announces $3.3M seed to monitor machine learning model performance

Machine learning is a complex process. You build a model, test it in laboratory conditions, then put it out in the world. After that, how do you monitor how well it’

TechCrunch 11 Dec 2019 8:41 pm

Gmelius wants to fit all of your startups software needs right into Gmail

Few spaces are hotter right now than enterprise SaaS and tools that streamline communications in the workplace have been some of the more p

TechCrunch 11 Dec 2019 8:06 pm

Iamhere Presents the Giving Carnival 2019, A Week-long Celebration of Giving

Bengaluru, | 11thDecember 2019: We all wanted to do something for the lesser privileged through the year. The year is ending, let us do something! As more than 100 c

Startup Success Stories 11 Dec 2019 7:31 pm