Kenyan insurtech startup Pula raises $6M Series A to derisk smallholder farmers across Africa – TechCrunch

Pula, a Kenyan insurtech startup that specialises in digital and agricultural insurance to derisk millions of smallholder farmers across Africa,

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Sano Genetics, a startup helping with Long Covid research, raises £2.5M in seed funding – TechCrunch

Sano Genetics, a startup with a broad mission to support personalised medicine research by increasing participation in clinical trials, has

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Cybersecurity startup SpiderSilk raises $2.25M to help prevent data breaches – TechCrunch

Dubai-based cybersecurity startup SpiderSilk has raised $2.25 million in a pre-Series A round, led by venture firms Global Ventures and

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8 investors tell us the story behind the Romanian startup boom – TechCrunch

With record funding levels and three unicorns to show, local investors are buoyant about Romania’s prospects heading into 2021. We

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Telehealth startup Hims fell in its public trading debut — and that’s fine with its CEO – TechCrunch

Hims & Hers, a San Francisco-based telehealth startup that sells sexual wellness and other health products and services to millennials,

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South African startup Aerobotics raises $17M to scale its AI-for-agriculture platform – TechCrunch

As the global agricultural industry stretches to meet expected population growth and food demand, and food security becomes more of

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Israel’s startup ecosystem powers ahead, amid a year of change – TechCrunch

Released in 2011, “Start-up Nation: The Story of Israel’s Economic Miracle” was a book that laid claim to the idea

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Walking Duck is a digital news startup trying to find middle ground in U.S. politics – TechCrunch

Can any news organization bridge the separate realities that the left and right seem to occupy in U.S. politics? A

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This startup says its AI can better spot a healthy embryo — and improve IVF success – TechCrunch

With every year, AI is beginning to bring more standardized levels of diagnostic accuracy in medicine. This is true of

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V-Guard acquires non-controlling stake in a battery startup – Gegadyne Energy Labs Private Limited

KOCHI, India, Jan. 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — V-Guard Industries (V-Guard), India’s leading FMEG Company, today announced that its Board has

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African edtech startup uLesson lands a $7.5 million Series A – TechCrunch

ULesson, an edtech startup based in Nigeria that sells digital curriculum to students through SD cards, has raised $7.5 million

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Cannabis marketing startup Fyllo acquires DataOwl – TechCrunch

Fyllo has acquired DataOwl, a company offering marketing and loyalty tools for cannabis retailers. Fyllo said it already works with

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Award-winning socially driven startup, CabDost, merges with Dvara Money

– To enable financial inclusion through financial advisory and tax filing, exclusively built for the urban underserved. MUMBAI and BANGALORE,

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Fintech startup Vise brings on Andrew Fong (formerly Dropbox) as CTO – TechCrunch

Vise, a fintech firm that focuses on helping financial advisors rather than automating them out of existence, has today announced

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Health insurance startup Alan launches free medical app Alan Baby – TechCrunch

French startup Alan is generating 100% of its revenue from health insurance products — and that isn’t going to change.

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The Startup Shortcut That Accelerates Your Growth and Turns Customers Into Fans

January 13, 2021 4 min read Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. Every choice has a cost.  Startups

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Rho, a startup bank aimed at high-growth businesses, raises $15M Series A led by M13 Ventures – TechCrunch

Rho Technologies, the NYC-based fintech behind Rho Business Banking, has raised a $15 million Series A round led by M13

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E-commerce optimization startup Tradeswell raises $15.5M – TechCrunch

After launching in October, Tradeswell is announcing today that it has raised $15.5 million in Series A funding. Co-founder and

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CES 2021 Taiwanese startup VoiceTube found the ultimate equation for efficient English learning

TAIPEI, Jan. 12, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Launched in 2013, VoiceTube successfully created the biggest English language learning platform in Asia

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Weber acquires smart cooking startup June – TechCrunch

Outdoor cooking industry leader and famed kettle-grill-maker Weber has acquired June, the smart cooking startup founded in 2013 by Matt

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Lantern is a startup looking to ignite a conversation about how to die well – TechCrunch

America is a land of paperwork, and nowhere is that more obvious than at the end of someone’s life. Advanced

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Overseas Startup Dream 2021: 7 Things To Consider Before Going Ahead

Establishing a business in another country is an exciting prospect because you get the opportunity to explore wider markets. Moreover,

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Electric vehicle startup Faraday said to be in talks to go public via SPAC merger

Faraday & Future Inc., an electric-vehicle startup, is in talks to go public through a merger with Property Solutions Acquisition

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