Mogees picks up seed funding to put audio-based gesture recognition tech into new devices

Mogees, the London startup behind the Mogees Pro and Mogees Play contact microphone and machine learning-based music and gaming devices, has raised $1.1 million in...

Blippar’s machine learning tech can identify cars better than you can

Do you think you know cars? Well, Blippar’s new machine learning technology is ready to take you on, as the augmented reality/visual search company is today...

Reali expands it online real-estate service to the entire Bay Area, raises $5M Series...

Reali wants to change how people buy and sell their homes and now it has $5 million more to work on this, thanks to a Series...

Flexible retail startup Bulletin raises $2.2M

Bulletin, the startup that describes itself as “WeWork for retail space,” is announcing that it has raised $2.2 million in seed funding. The idea is to...

Foursquare data shows international tourism to the U.S. is down

International tourism to the U.S. is down, according to Foursquare location data. Using data from 13 million users (who have opted in to always-on location trails),...

R.I.P. Imzy

Imzy, the kinder, gentler online community platform will be shutting down on June 23rd. Company co-founder Dan McComas made the announcement in a blog post today,...

Airbnb is running its own internal university to teach data science

Tech companies, and increasingly even non-tech companies, are struggling with the fact that there are not enough trained data scientists to fill market demand. Every...

Healthcare booking platform DocPlanner raises €15M Series D

DocPlanner, the European online booking platform for healthcare appointments, has raised €15 million in Series D funding, just ten months after announcing a larger Series...

Our favorite startups from Alchemist Accelerator batch 15

Founded as an enterprise alternative to accelerator stalwarts like Y Combinator, Alchemist Accelerator has managed to assemble a solid track record in its five years of operation.  Going into batch...

Quiqup, a London-based on-demand delivery startup, raises £20M Series B

Quiqup, a London-based delivery startup that operates a ‘shop on your behalf’ app similar to Jinn in Europe or Postmates in the U.S., in addition...

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Samsung Galaxy S8 reportedly delayed to April 28, new leak shows...

It's no secret that Samsung would be taking out its traditional home button, emptying the space for more screen real estate. But how...