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Israel’s cybersecurity startup scene spawned new entrants in 2019

January 21, 2020 0

Yoav Leitersdorf Contributor Yoav Leitersdorf is the Silicon Valley-based Managing Partner at YL Ventures, where he accelerates cybersecurity startups in the U.S. market. More posts

Uber sells food delivery business in India to Zomato

January 21, 2020 0

Uber said on Tuesday it has sold its food delivery business, Uber Eats, in India to local rival Zomato as the American ride-hailing giant races

SpinLaunch spins up a $35M round to continue building its space catapult

January 17, 2020 0

SpinLaunch, a company that aims to turn the launch industry on its head with a wild new concept for getting to orbit, has raised a

Transforming #MeToo into the industry’s first investor clause

January 14, 2020 0

Elizabeth Gore Contributor Elizabeth Gore is co-founder and president of Alice, a free multi-channel platform powered by AI technology that guides business owners by providing

Atrium lays off lawyers, explains pivot to legal tech

January 14, 2020 0

Seventy-five-million-dollar-funded legal services startup Atrium doesn’t want to be the next company to implode as the tech industry tightens its belt and businesses chase margins

Identifying opportunities in today’s saturated cybersecurity market

January 13, 2020 0

Yoav Leitersdorf is the founder of YL Ventures, a 12-year-old, Mill Valley, California.-based seed-stage venture firm that invests narrowly in Israeli cybersecurity startups and closed

Former Google Pay execs raise $13.2M to build neo-banking platform for millennials in India

January 13, 2020 0

Two co-founders of Google Pay in India are building a neo-banking platform in the country — and they have already secured backing from three top

Cross-border investments aren’t dead, they’re getting smarter

January 11, 2020 0

Yohei Nakajima Contributor Yohei Nakajima is an investor at Scrum Ventures, an early-stage venture capital fund based in San Francisco, and Senior Vice President at

PayU acquires controlling stake in Indian credit business PaySense, to merge it with LazyPay

January 10, 2020 0

PayU is acquiring a controlling stake in fintech startup PaySense at a valuation of $185 million and plans to merge it with its credit business

How to tell if your startup deserves press coverage

January 3, 2020 0

Tech reporters’ inboxes are filled with garbage pitches from misguided founders who assume that the smallest milestone warrants a write-up. Founders dream of seeing their