Monday, 22 Apr 2024

BOND Mobility Acquires Roll2Go

Zurich based BOND Mobility, has partnered with Roll2Go AG by acquiring its shared micromobility platform to strengthen BOND’s data-driven approach. BOND Mobility will integrate Roll2Go’s shared micromobility data technology and boost its sustainable, data-driven mobility service. This investment strengthens BOND Mobility as a data-driven company, with solid understanding of the underlying mobility elements. Read more

Finix raises $35M in Series B funding

Finix, a payments tech startup raised $35 million as part of their Series B round, participated by Activant Capital and Inspired Capital. Including $17.5 million raised in July 2019, Finix has raised $55 million till date. The startup will use the cash to scale up the organisation, doubling the existing staff count. Read more

Cowboy, the e-bike startup from Belgium, raises €10M

Cowboy is a Belgian startup that designs and sells smart electronic bicycles. It has raised €10M in Series A funding to expand outside Belgium. Tiger Global Management led the funding round with participation from  Index Ventures and Hardware Club. Cowboy’s bikes are lighter, stylish and has an automatic motor assistance that delivers power when necessary, […]

Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen dies at 65

Sadness had surrounded Seattle with the loss of one of the world’s wealthiest man, Paul Allen. Allen was Microsoft Co-Founder, and he died from complications of non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma. Earlier this month Paul announced that that he was receiving treatment for the disease. Allen was not just a not just a technologist he was a philanthropist […]

Embraer Launches Two Long Range Private Jets

The Brazilian Plane maker announced that Embraer is launching two longer- range business jets, highlighted with revamped cabins and technology that decreased turbulence to make flights much smoother. If Embraer deal to merge the business with Boeing Co. goes forward, it will no longer be able to count on its best- preforming commercial division which […]

Versace to Showcase Their Pre-Fall Collection in New York

The 2nd of Dec New York will witness for the first time Donatella Versace holding a fashion show for her pre-fall collection. The choice of the date is quite special for the designer as it’s her late brother’s birthday. Versace joined the Kors and Jimmy Choo brands in a $2 billion deal under the Michael […]

Vatican defrocks two Chilean Bishops

The Vatican has officially issued a statement on the defrocking of two Chilean bishops for their sexual abuse to minors. More than 30 of Chile’s bishops have offered their resignation which made the police attack offices and seize the church’s documents as part of their investigation. Pope Francis convicted in a letter the “atrocities” of […]

Fyre Festival Promoter Sentenced for Fraud

The famous fest’s organizer and promoter, Billy McFarland was sentenced for his extravagant festival, as he promised hundreds of fans with a luxurious festival but sadly they were all left marooned on the island of the Bahamas. During sentencing McFarland’s team tried to defend him as he was not in the right mental health, but […]


Markets across the world dropped following Wall Street

Thursday morning aroused investors in fear of the rising interest rates, as Asia’s stock markets dropped intensively. The fall of Dow Jones, brought investor’s concern that the Federal Reserve will continue to raise interest rates leading to a slow economic growth. Not only, but also making borrowing more expensive for the U.S. government.  Analysts said […]

SmileDirectClub is Valued at $3.2 Billion

Today SmartDirectClub has announced that it is one of the top at-home teeth-aligners among other startups. The company ships invisible aligners directly to customers making the cost not only 60% less than any other teeth-straightening treatments but also a long lasting treatment that can stay up to 14 months.  However, speculations have been raised by […]