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Agritech Startup Plantix Joins Farmers in the War Against Pests and Plant Diseases

According to the Food and Agricultural Organisation of the United Nations, '20 to 40 percent of global crop production is lost to pests. Each year, plant diseases cost the global economy around $220 billion, and invasive insects around US $70 billion.' To save cost and preserve crops, PEAT has come up with a brilliant solution called Plantix.

Voiceitt Makes Speech Recognition Technology Accessible for All

Voiceitt, a startup company based in Israel and the United States, has come up with the software for introducing the world’s first speech recognition technology designed to understand non-standard speech.

A Year in Investments: UK Leads as Europe Celebrates a Striking Increase in Capital Investments

Using the data compiled by Atomico, we’re going to analyze the increase of investment returns from European tech companies, the regions and industries that contributed to this growth over the past five years, and the future of Europe’s tech industry.

Excitement as Robolab Launches Yanu, an AI-Controlled Bartender that Solves Crammed Nightclub Problems

It's easy to blame a bartender for mixing the wrong cocktail, but no one can dispute the fact that being a bartender in a...

SuperDelivery.ai to Provide Private and Secure In-Home Deliveries with AR/VR

Historically, in-home deliveries lack privacy and safety. As a result, SuperDelivery.ai ensures safe and secure in-home deliveries based on AR/VR. It detects anomalies...

Data Is the New Currency – StartupTalk with Elena Poughia

ArtifiEvery day, Internet users create tons of new data. Actually, there are 2.5 quintillion bytes of data created each day at our current pace,...

Healx Secures 50.2M EUR in Series B Financing for Rare Disease Research and Accelerator

Healx is a Cambridge-based company that uses the power of Artificial Intelligence (AI) to discover potential treatments for rare diseases. The startup raised Series...

This AI-Driven Dash Cam Keeps Drowsy Drivers Safe

An insurance document is not enough protection for your car, especially when your car was hit in a CCTV-free area. How on earth can...

IDnow Generates 41.6M EUR to Establish New Offices in France and the UK

Reputable companies often require consumers to verify their identities online by uploading specific documents. The security and verification of these documents are the major...

Machine Translation Surges Ahead: lengoo Lands 6 Million EUR

Machine translation service company lengoo raises 6 million euros to push their technology to the frontlines of enterprise-level language translation services. Series A funding...

Wandelbots re-thinks the way industrial robots are programmed by users

Wandelbots provides cutting edge interaction technologies, allowing professionals without coding backgrounds to program robots on their own. Using demonstration-based tech, Wandelbots allows robots to...

Meet the World’s Smallest Sleep Wearable

Oura Ring provides daily feedback to improve health, helps better understand personal rest patterns and optimize well-being. Oura Ring lets users track body input...

Startups Weekly #9 – Artificial Intelligence & the Digital Transformation of the Insurance Industry

Artificial intelligence is now used in many industries. Insurance companies are also in the midst of digital transformation. Driven by the innovative InsureTechs, the...

Twitter Acquires London-Based Fabula AI

Fabula AI and Twitter struck a deal to add the algorithm-based news quality company to its artificial intelligence research department. Following the acquisition, Twitter...

Social Weaknesses of the Use of AI in Image Recognition

Kate Crawford, co-director and co-founder of the AI Now Institute at New York University, presents a lecture alongside NYU artist fellow, Trevor Paglen, which...
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A Year in Investments: UK Leads as Europe Celebrates a Striking Increase in Capital Investments

Using the data compiled by Atomico, we’re going to analyze the increase of investment returns from European tech companies, the regions and industries that contributed to this growth over the past five years, and the future of Europe’s tech industry.

Sky Ocean Ventures Offers €1.1M to Tackle Plastic Waste Issue

Plastic waste has been an issue that endangers marine life for years. Therefore, the British media company Sky launched the Sky Ocean Ventures in...

Ada Ventures Raises €32M to Support 30 Overlooked Startup Founders in the UK and Europe

There's a fact in the business world that we are reluctant to see -- being in one of the minority groups might be a...

Vinted, a Leading E-Market for Used Fashion, Raises €128 Million in Series E

While people clamor for recycled clothes, Vinted, Europe's leading online market for used-fashion, raised €128 million.

MeetFrank, The Secret Career App, Lands 1.5M EUR to Go Global

The secret career app, as people fairly named the MeetFrank service, has raised 1.5 million EUR. The start-up based in Tallinn, Estonia is gaining traction.