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Payments Startup Melio Raises $144 Million for US Expansion

Melio, a payments startup focused on small businesses and backed by investors including American Express Ventures and Bessemer Venture Partners, has raised $144 million to fund new ...

Sep 28, 2020

China launches global data security initiative to counter US tech dominance

China launched an initiative on Tuesday to address global data security issues in response to the U.S. “clean network” program, which aims to discourage other countries from using Chi...

Sep 27, 2020

Apple has hired Tim Connolly, a Hollywood executive with experience at Disney, Hulu and Quibi

Apple has hired Tim Connolly, a Hollywood executive with experience at Disney, Hulu and Quibi, for Apple TV, according to The Telegraph. Connolly was vice president of digital distrib...

Sep 27, 2020

Amazon, which had struggled to gain a foothold in Italy, benefited from a shift to online shopping during pandemic

Italy, along with Southern Europe in general, had rejected online shopping in favor or in-person markets for quite a long time. This had changed greatly due to Covid-19 lockdowns, and...

Sep 27, 2020

Cuba Now Has Co-Working Spaces?

Saily González Velázquez declares herself a lifelong entrepreneur. She is the owner of Amarillo B&B, creator of Full Gao and founder of Amarillo Co-working. About the latter, Todo...

Sep 27, 2020

Will Shenzhen Overtake Silicon Valley or Will China’s Tech Bubble Burst?

Shenzhen is now the third most prosperous city in China and is arguably the most livable. It is a success story of how a poor fishing village had overtaken the GDP of even Hong Kong o...

Sep 26, 2020

Office Free – A job board for remote work

Telework is not only one of the major themes of interest around the COVID-19 pandemic, but the trend indicates that this will be one of the legacies that this period will leave for th...

Sep 24, 2020

Is Direct Mail Marketing Worth it For Modern Startups?

Mail going to your physical inbox is certainly a dated form of communication, which is why some startups snub the idea of sending out physical letters for their marketing campaigns. A...

Sep 24, 2020

Shopify says two “rogue members” of its support teams stole customer data from over 100 merchants

If you’ve bought from a Shopify store relatively recently, your data may be at risk due to an internal leak.

Sep 23, 2020

Nonparent employees are increasingly voicing their grievances over tech companies favoring parents

Silicon Valley was forced to change the way they structured their companies, with a new demand for a remote workforce. The coronavirus pandemic forced smaller establishments to close ...

Sep 22, 2020