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The Beginners Guide to Startups

Often the most befuddling part of a journey is knowing where to start. In the digital age, with wades of information and knowledge, aspirations of being location-independent is as much a work-life goal as being financially so. The sharing econom... | Read More...


Regional Entrepreneurs to Benefit From Online Startup Academy

NSW, Australia: StartupAcademy.org today announces a new 3 Day Discovery Startup Academy will be online as a free broadcast as part of Global Entrepreneurship Week (GEW.co). Startupacademy.org provides the tools, resources and confidence for entre... | Read More...


From Idea to Startup Online Discovery Academy Event

StartupAcademy.org Launches 3 Day Discovery Academy Byron Bay, Australia: In conjunction with Global Entrepreneurship Week (GEW.co) StartupAcademy.org is aiming at reaching thousands of communities around the world. Online and free during the weeken... | Read More...


Why Invest in Regional Innovation?

BYRON BAY: THE CASE FOR REGIONAL INNOVATION IN AUSTRALIA. Irrespective of the election outcome, the #ideasboom policy initiatives of the Turnbull Government are fuelling debates in the startup community debate and taking hold ahead of July 1st. As... | Read More...


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Shift Technology raises another $28 million to prevent fraudulent insurance claims

 Shift Technology is raising a Series B round of $28 million from Accel and General Catalyst. Accel had already led the company’s previous round. Existing investors Elaia Partners and Iris Capital are also participating in today’s ro... | Read More...


N26 announces plans to launch in the US by mid-2018

 European fintech startup N26 has plans to expand beyond Europe. The company’s co-founder and CEO Valentin Stalf is announcing today at the Money20/20 conference that N26 is going to launch in the U.S. around mid-2018 and has hired a handf... | Read More...


Heartland startups finally strike back

 A year ago the Midwest seemed on the cusp of a renaissance. Small towns and cities from Pittsburgh to Omaha had perfected the YC model of accelerator creation and low-cost/high-impact funding. The ecosystems have cropped up everywhere there is ... | Read More...


Hearsay acquires Mast Mobile’s tech for adding work numbers and CRM integration on your smartphone

 Hearsay Systems is announcing that it has acquired technology and intellectual property from Mast Mobile. The Mast service allowed businesses to manage work and personal numbers on a single mobile phone, and to connect those phones to thei... | Read More...


Affirm launches app to break purchases into monthly payments

 Affirm is rolling out an app to make it easier to pay for large purchases in monthly payments. The concept has been in beta testing and it is now being made available widely. The company was started by PayPal co-founder Max Levchin.  He be... | Read More...


Facebook just added a bunch of hidden Easter eggs you can unlock by typing special words

Your News Feed is about to get a lot more colorful. Facebook is updating the list of words that, when included in a status update, trigger hidden animations. SEE ALSO: Here's the deal with those colorful status updates on Facebook The social network ... | Read More...


Someone created a storm lamp that produces lightning every time Trump tweets

This lamp stirs up a lightning storm every time Trump tweetsParse/Error created 'The Political Lamp' so that political events on Twitter could be materialized in real-time. The company chose Trump because "he perfectly embodies a dangerous era. A wor... | Read More...


Meet the young woman behind the 'chinstagram' trend

Michelle Liu, otherwise known as 'Chinchelle',  is 'chinning' all over the world. Read more...More about Travel, Instagram, Funny, Mashable Video, and Trends... | Read More...


Twitter shares its roadmap to curb abuse

Twitter prides itself on being "what's happening," but unfortunately for the company's users, what's frequently happening is unchecked harassment. CEO Jack Dorsey apparently has plans to change all that, and today put forth a roadmap for curbing abus... | Read More...


Obsessively checking social media during a crisis might harm your mental health

Survivors of three recent disasters — the northern California fires, the Las Vegas mass shooting, and Hurricane Maria — used social media and texting as lifelines to connect with loved ones, seek aid, and search for the latest development... | Read More...