1 week ago Startups News Digested

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Ex-Military VCs: The New Trend in Defense Tech Investing
Techcrunch6 days ago
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Ex-Military VCs: The New Trend in Defense Tech Investing
Ex-military officials are becoming a hot commodity in Silicon Valley! 🪖💻 As defense tech investment surges, VC firms are turning to veterans for their unique insights and networks. Learn how this trend is reshaping the tech landscape and why it's a win-win for both sides. #DefenseTech #VC #Military #Innovation #SiliconValley
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Triangle Tweener Fund: $804K Invested in 15 Startups - A Look at Q2 2024
Wral Techwire6 days ago
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Triangle Tweener Fund: $804K Invested in 15 Startups - A Look at Q2 2024
The Triangle Tweener Fund just announced its Q2 2024 investments! They invested over $804,000 in 15 companies, including 8 new additions. This fund focuses on 'goldilocks' companies in the Research Triangle region, and is always open to new investors. #TriangleTech #StartupFunding #VentureCapital #Entrepreneurship #NorthCarolina
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Kraft Heinz's Plant-Based Gamble: Is This the Future of Food?
Forbes6 days ago
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Kraft Heinz's Plant-Based Gamble: Is This the Future of Food?
Kraft Heinz is betting big on plant-based food! 🌱 The food giant has partnered with AI company NotCo to create a joint venture called Kraft Heinz NotCo. Will this be a game-changer for the food industry? #plantbased #foodtech #innovation #KraftHeinz #NotCo
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AI Fuels Startup Funding Surge: North America Sees 35% Jump in Q2
Crunchbase News6 days ago
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AI Fuels Startup Funding Surge: North America Sees 35% Jump in Q2
AI is taking over the startup world! 🚀 North American startup funding soared 35% in Q2 2024, driven by massive investments in AI companies. Elon Musk's xAI alone received $6 billion, highlighting the growing interest in this technology. #AI #StartupFunding #VentureCapital
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VC is Overrated: How Minority Entrepreneurs Can Build Unicorns Without Venture Capital
Forbes6 days ago
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VC is Overrated: How Minority Entrepreneurs Can Build Unicorns Without Venture Capital
Tired of the VC hype? 🤔 Learn how minority entrepreneurs can build unicorns **without venture capital** and achieve greater control and wealth! 💰 Discover the secrets of the Unicorn-Entrepreneur ecosystem and the proven strategies of billion-dollar entrepreneurs. #entrepreneurship #minorityentrepreneurs #startup #vc #unicorn #growthhacking
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9 Aquaculture Startups Shake Up the Industry with Hatch Blue's Accelerator Program
The Fish Site6 days ago
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9 Aquaculture Startups Shake Up the Industry with Hatch Blue's Accelerator Program
Exciting news! 9 innovative startups are joining Hatch Blue's Crest accelerator program, focusing on revolutionizing aquaculture through sustainable feed, AI-powered farming, and novel technologies. #Aquaculture #Startups #Innovation #SustainableSeafood #HatchBlue
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AMD's $665 Million Bet: Acquiring Finnish Startup Silo AI to Conquer AI
Yahoo Finance6 days ago
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AMD's $665 Million Bet: Acquiring Finnish Startup Silo AI to Conquer AI
AMD is making a big move in the AI race! They're acquiring Finnish startup Silo AI for $665 million to boost their AI chip capabilities. This strategic move will strengthen their software development and help them compete against industry leader Nvidia. #AI #Tech #AMD #SiloAI #Acquisition
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Space Startups Soar: Funding Recovers as Investors Bet on Government Spending
Yahoo Finance6 days ago
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Space Startups Soar: Funding Recovers as Investors Bet on Government Spending
Space startups are booming! 🚀 Global investments in space tech reached a record $2.41 billion in Q2 2024, driven by government spending and growing geopolitical tensions. #SpaceTech #SpaceExploration #Investment #Geopolitics
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3 Women, 3 Businesses, 1 Powerful Pop-Up Shop:  Female Empowerment in Maine
Press Herald6 days ago
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3 Women, 3 Businesses, 1 Powerful Pop-Up Shop: Female Empowerment in Maine
Three inspiring women, three unique businesses, one powerful pop-up shop! 🛍️ Join us in celebrating female entrepreneurship and empowerment in Maine! #femaleentrepreneurship #shoplocal #mainemade #womensupportingwomen #pop-up
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Iceland's Startup Scene: How Frumtak Ventures is Fueling the Next Generation of Global Tech Giants
Techcrunch6 days ago
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Iceland's Startup Scene: How Frumtak Ventures is Fueling the Next Generation of Global Tech Giants
Iceland's startup scene is booming! 🇮🇸 Frumtak Ventures just raised a record $87 million to invest in the next generation of global tech giants. Learn how Iceland's entrepreneurial spirit and strong tech ecosystem are driving innovation: [link to article]
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Deep Tech CEOs with Technical Backgrounds Raise More Funding: What European VCs Are Saying
Techcrunch6 days ago
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Deep Tech CEOs with Technical Backgrounds Raise More Funding: What European VCs Are Saying
Deep Tech Startups: Are technical CEOs the key to securing funding? 🤔 A new report reveals surprising findings about the funding landscape for European deep tech companies, including why technical backgrounds may be the secret sauce for success. #DeepTech #Startups #Funding #TechCEOs #Innovation #EuropeanTech
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AI Startup Hebbia Raises $130M at $700M Valuation: Is 50x ARR the New Norm?
Techcrunch6 days ago
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AI Startup Hebbia Raises $130M at $700M Valuation: Is 50x ARR the New Norm?
AI startup Hebbia just raised $130M at a $700M valuation, proving that 50x ARR is the new normal for successful AI companies! 🔥 Their product, Matrix, analyzes large datasets and delivers insights in a tabular format. 💪 #AI #Startups #Tech #Funding #Innovation
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Unlock Your Inner Innovator: How to Combine Creativity & Logic for Business Success
Cornell Chronicle6 days ago
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Unlock Your Inner Innovator: How to Combine Creativity & Logic for Business Success
Want to unlock your inner innovator? 🤔 Professor Richard Cahoon from Cornell shares how to combine creativity & logic for groundbreaking ideas! Listen to the Cornell Keynotes podcast and discover how to turn failures into success! #entrepreneurship #innovation #creativity #business #podcast #cornell
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How Entrepreneurship is Fueling Resilience and Shaping a New Israel
The Jerusalem Post1 week ago
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How Entrepreneurship is Fueling Resilience and Shaping a New Israel
Entrepreneurship is more than just starting a business, it's a powerful force for positive change. Learn how organizations like Unistream are empowering Israeli youth to become agents of innovation and build a more resilient society. #entrepreneurship #israel #innovation #youth #resilience
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UK Startup Raises £5 Million to Fight Mold in Social Housing
The Guardian1 week ago
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UK Startup Raises £5 Million to Fight Mold in Social Housing
A UK startup is tackling the issue of mold in social housing! 🏠 Switchee has raised £5 million to expand their technology that uses data to prevent mold & lower heating bills. Their goal? 1 million UK social housing properties! #SocialHousing #TechForGood #MoldPrevention #EnergyEfficiency
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Female Empowerment Through Fashion: Bath Pop-Up Shop Showcases Local Entrepreneurs
Press Herald1 week ago
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Female Empowerment Through Fashion: Bath Pop-Up Shop Showcases Local Entrepreneurs
Get ready for a night of female empowerment and beautiful design! 🛍️ This Saturday, July 17th, a pop-up shop in Bath, Maine, will feature the work of three talented female entrepreneurs: Kimberly Becker, Kathleen James, and Christine Peters. ✨ Learn about Kimberly's new clothing line K.Becker Designs, designed to empower women through slow fashion, and her dedication to social causes. 🙌 #femaleentrepreneurship #womeninbusiness #shopsmall #slowfashion #womenempowerment #bathmaine #mainemade
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