EU’s top data protection supervisor urges ban on facial recognition in public – TechCrunch

The European Union’s lead data protection supervisor has called for remote biometric surveillance in public places to be banned outright

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SmartRent To Go Public in $2.2 Billion Merger with Fifth Wall Acquisition Corp. I, Accelerating Growth of Category-Leading Smart Home Technology for the Global Real Estate Industry

– Includes Oversubscribed $155 Million PIPE Anchored by Leading Real Estate Companies, SmartRent Customers, and Institutional Investors, Including Starwood Capital

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Recursion Pharmaceuticals Announces Pricing of Initial Public Offering

SALT LAKE CITY, April 16, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Recursion Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (“Recursion” or “we”) today announced the pricing of its

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MEPs call for European AI rules to ban biometric surveillance in public – TechCrunch

A cross-party group of 40 MEPs in the European parliament has called on the Commission to strengthen an incoming legislative

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Esports Technologies, Inc. Announces Pricing of Initial Public Offering

Boustead Securities, LLC acted as the sole underwriter for the offering. The offering is being made only by means of

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TikTok funds first episodic public health series ‘VIRAL’ from NowThis – TechCrunch

TikTok is taking another step toward directly funding publishers’ content with today’s announcement that it’s financially backing the production of

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Bahmni, OpenEMR recognized as Digital Public Goods by Digital Public Goods Alliance

As a digital public good, Bahmni will enjoy increased visibility and support in tackling global challenges BENGALURU, India, April 14,

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CDC & Racism: Rochelle Walensky Declares Racism ‘Serious Public Health Threat’

Dr. Rochelle Walensky, Director for Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, speaks during hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C.,

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Ultra Clean Announces Pricing of Public Offering of Common Stock

HAYWARD, Calif., April 8, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Ultra Clean Holdings, Inc. (Nasdaq: UCTT) today announced the pricing of an underwritten

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USC Sol Price School of Public Policy Collaborates with Blackboard to Improve Online Master’s Programs

RESTON, Va., April 8, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — The University of Southern California (USC) Sol Price School of Public Policy and

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CSA’s social justice committee to hold public hearings on racial discrimination in cricket

News Advocate Dumisa Ntsebeza to oversee process as ombudsman of Social Justice and Nation-Building committee Cricket South Africa’s Social Justice

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Leo Levine, longtime Mercedes public relations chief in N.A. and zealous defender of the brand, dies at 90

Editor’s note: The author covered Mercedes-Benz as an Automotive News reporter in New York starting in 1988 and worked for

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Public-School Funding Growing for Decades: Shrinking Budgets a Myth

(.shock/Getty Images) Public-school funding has actually been increasing for decades. The real problem is a lack of incentive for schools

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Sebastian Stan Says Fans Try To Activate The Winter Soldier When He’s In Public

Since making his Marvel Cinematic Universe debut in Captain America: The First Avenger a decade ago, Sebastian Stan’s Bucky Barnes

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Alkami Announces Launch of Initial Public Offering

PLANO, Texas, April 5, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Alkami Technology, Inc. (“Alkami”), a leading cloud-based digital banking solutions provider for U.S.-based financial

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For VC Hans Tung, the personal becomes public in a growing campaign to ‘stop Asian hate’ – TechCrunch

Longtime venture capitalist Hans Tung is a big guy. His size might just be lifesaving. A first-generation Taiwanese-American who came

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Knock is the latest proptech said to be eyeing the public markets – TechCrunch

Another proptech is considering raising capital through the public arena. Knock confirmed Monday that it is considering going public, although

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Vuzix Corporation Announces Pricing Of $85 Million Public Offering Of Common Stock

ROCHESTER, N.Y., March 26, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Vuzix® Corporation (NASDAQ: VUZI), (“Vuzix” or, the “Company”), a leading supplier of Smart Glasses

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thredUP Announces Pricing of Initial Public Offering

OAKLAND, Calif., March 25, 2021 /PRNewswire/ –ThredUp Inc. (thredUP) today announced the pricing of its initial public offering of 12,000,000

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Acquisition-happy space infrastructure company Redwire set to go public via SPAC – TechCrunch

The latest in a string of space tech SPACs announced this year is Redwire, an entity created by a PE

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Equity crowdfunding is making the private markets public – TechCrunch

Hello and welcome back to Equity, TechCrunch’s venture capital-focused podcast, where we unpack the numbers behind the headlines. For this

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Indian social network Public App raises $41 million – TechCrunch

Public App, a location-based social network that connects individuals to people in their vicinity, has raised $41 million in a

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ironSource is going public via a SPAC and its numbers are pretty good – TechCrunch

Israel’s ironSource, an app-monetization startup, is going public via a SPAC. But before you tune out to avoid reading about

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Public Schools: Bureaucracy & Government Monopoly Frustrate Reform

(smolaw11/Getty Images) If anything, he looks set to make a centuries-old trend worse. For over a half century, from Lyndon

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