How Sustainable Startup Rothy’s Found Success Turning Recycled Water Bottles into Fashionable Footwear

On a corner in San Francisco’s Jackson Square, formerly part of the city’s famed Barbary Coast and now an enclave of design firms and disruptive start-ups, the fog swirls just beyond the windows that run the length of Rothy’s headquarters.…

Belfast based startup to develop a mobile app, harnessing Artificial Intelligence, to provide communication tool for voice-impaired patients

Liopa secures Innovate UK Funding, along with partners Lancashire Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust and Queen’s University of Belfast, to deploy a communications aid for tracheostomy patients, aimed at improving patient engagement and autonomy. 29 April, 2019, Belfast, UK: Liopa,…

How a coffee shop business turned into Australia’s fastest-growing $1 billion start-up

In just three years, payments platform Airwallex has achieved much-coveted unicorn status, completing the company's transformation from a humble coffee shop. Top News & Analysis COMMUNITY NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and save…

Serena Williams, Mark Cuban Invest in Black-Owned Maternal Healthcare Startup

Mahmee, a maternal healthcare startup, recently closed a $ 3 million round led by Arlan Hamilton of Backstage Capital. Other investors include Mark Cuban, Serena Williams for Serena Ventures and Pipeline Angels, among others. The platform allows physicians and specialists to use the Mahmee…

Ex NATO Chief Joins Blockchain Startup Concordium As Strategic Advisor

Former NATO chief Anders Fogh Rasmussen joined Switzerland-based blockchain identity startup Concordium as its strategic adviser. Concordium, the world’s first identity-validating, regulatorily compliant blockchain network, is led by Saxo Bank co-founder Lars Seier Christensen. Rasmussen served three terms as Prime…