GrindstoneX’s 10 Leading Startups: Empowering Women in Tech

Grindstone and Naspers Labs have announced the selection of 10 startups led by women for its South African women-focused accelerator program, GrindstoneX. The companies shortlisted include Africa Beyond 4IR, Blushproof, Chicken Bar, Four Minute Medicine, Seponono Africa, Abaguquli, Thetha Digital, Tsehla Holdings, Wisi-oi Marketplace and Young Rebels Marketing. The GrindstoneX accelerator was launched in September … Read more

Hillel Fuld – The Wizard Behind The Tech Scene

ADVERTISEMENT It might not be an exaggeration to say that one man so many big tech have on speed dial, is Hillel Fuld. Named “the man transforming Startup Nation to Scale up Nation” by Forbes, he is an Israeli tech journalist, startup marketer, and technology expert. Working with technology companies, he accompanies them from idea … Read more

Data Privacy Day: Security threats are expanding; Are the tech giants stepping in to help?

We say every year to celebrate our annual Data Privacy Day on January 28th, and 2023 is no different. The threat of access to your data online without your consent is more likely than it was last year. Smartphones, computers, all the apps you use, web browser, smart wearable devices and even smart homes access … Read more

Tech layoffs can be a boon for startups and entrepreneurs – GeekWire

(Bigstockphotos) A wave of layoffs at tech companies is flooding the job market with fresh talent. This trend raises questions about whether startups will benefit, and whether there will be a rush of new companies launched by Big Tech alums. The answer to the first question is yes. While some startups are feeling the effects … Read more

Tech platform ‘Food is Medicine’ shows willingness to grow with new $2.1M seed round

a The patient-led digital platform that enables low-income Americans with chronic health conditions to order the diet foods and support they need announced Thursday that it has closed a $2.1 million seed investment. finance Market free – one of Stratland News’ Kansas City Emerging to Watch in 2023 – allows the company to enhance its … Read more

Tegas partners with Yayasan Peneraju to empower Sarawak’s tech talent

The first cohort of the Tegas Tech Immersion program will run from February through August 2023. KUCHING (January 26): Tabung Ekonomi Gagasan Anak Sarawak (Tegas) through its Digital Village and Digital Innovation Center has partnered with Yayasan Peneraju Pendidikan Bumiputera (YPPB) for the 2023 Tegas Tech Immersion Program (TTIP) which will run from March through … Read more

How to find a job in one tech market that doesn’t see layoffs

Sakorn Sukasimsakorn | istock | Getty Images Strong demand for cybersecurity workers continues even as major tech companies lay off thousands of employees. This isn’t much of a surprise, since cybersecurity is seen as one of the more resilient areas for tech investment in a more cautious economic environment — though it’s not immune to … Read more

20 food tech startups worth keeping an eye on, according to investors

European food tech startups raised $6.3 billion in 2022 — down from $10.9 billion in 2021, but ahead of 2020’s $3.2 billion. Grocery delivery company Getir’s $768 million Series E. The March 2022 raise came out on top as the biggest round of the year, according to Dealroom, and the Austrian food tech ecosystem made … Read more

Three Man Wave’s best bets include Texas Tech vs. West Virginia and Boston College vs. Louisville

Another big college basketball slate takes the spotlight on Wednesday night. Three men weave K McCune Dive into your best-of-three bets, including the Big 12 and ACC “Toilet Bowl” affair. So, check out our top college basketball odds and best bets and picks for Wednesday. Three Man Weave’s best basketball bets on Wednesday The team … Read more

Wearable Tech and AI Combine to Track Progression of Movement Disorders

Summary: Combining new wearable technology and artificial intelligence, researchers are better able to track motion and monitor the progression of movement disorders. Source: Imperial College London A multi-disciplinary team of researchers has developed a way to monitor the progression of movement disorders using motion capture technology and AI. In two ground-breaking studies, published in Nature Medicine, … Read more