My 1st Years, a startup that sells personalised gifts for babies and children, raises...

My 1st Years, a U.K.-based e-commerce startup that offers personalised gifts for babies and children, has picked up £5 million in growth funding. The round, which...

WTF is Brexit?

At 10pm on June 23, 2016, the polls closed on a UK referendum...

Selency raises $3.3 million for its online marketplace for second-hand furniture

French startup Selency (formerly known as Brocante Lab) has raised a $3.3 million Series A round (€3 million) led by Accel with Kima Ventures participating. Many...

HMD’s revived Nokia 3310 classic mobile gets 3G

Nokia brand licensee HMD Global is doubling down on the tech nostalgia card it pulled out back in February, by announcing a 3G version of...

iZettle raises $63M more at a $500M valuation to expand from mobile payments

The world of mobile payments continues to consolidate and mature, and today one of the leading players among European mobile payments startups has raised a significant...

LocalGlobe goes ‘beyond the Klein brand’

Tileyard Studios is a nondescript and fairly hidden studio complex in London’s Kings...

GoFundMe, now with $4B in donations from 40M donors, plots Euro expansion

If you’ve ever contributed to a charitable fundraising campaign online in the last seven years, chances are that one of those campaigns (if not all...

Uber rival Karhoo shuts down after blowing through a reported $250M in funding

So much for fighting the Uber fight. Today Karhoo — a company that wanted to take on Uber by pulling together various other competing car services under a single app...

Taboola buys Commerce Sciences to tweak sites with “Amazon-style” personalization

Taboola, the startup that works with hundreds of online publishers to run carousels of recommended content and ads from their own and other publishers’ sites to grow...

83North closes $250M fourth fund focused on European, Israeli startups

European VC firm 83North (formerly Greylock IL), which since 2008 has focused on backing startups in Europe and Israel, has closed its fourth fund — taking $250M...

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Waymo retires Firefly to focus on mass-produced vehicles

Alphabet Inc's self-driving car unit Waymo said it is retiring its line of Firefly test vehicles to focus on integrating its technology into...