Trucks Vc General Partner Reilly Brennan Is Coming To Tc Sessions: Mobility


Xiaomi spins off POCO as an independent brand: Manish Singh



Xiaomi said today it is spinning off POCO, a sub-brand it created in 2018, as a standalone brand that will now run independently of the Chinese electronics giant and make its own market strategy. Manu Kumar Jain, VP of Xiaomi, said Poco has grown into its own…

Funnel closes $47M Series B to prepare marketing data for better reporting and analysis: Steve O'Hear



Funnel, the Stockholm-based startup that offers technology to help businesses prepare — or make “business-ready” — their marketing data for better reporting and analysis, has closed $47 million in Series B funding. Leading the round is Eight Roads Ventures, a…

Trucks VC general partner Reilly Brennan is coming to TC Sessions: Mobility: Kirsten Korosec



The future of transportation industry is bursting at the seams with startups aiming to bring everything from flying cars and autonomous vehicles to delivery bots and even more efficient freight to roads. One investor who is right at the center of this is Reil…

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



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 $35M round B to continue its quest. The team has yet to demonstrate their kinetic launch system, but this year will be the year …

Copilot is a subscription personal finance tracker aiming to kill Mint: Lucas Matney



When Intuit acquired Mint more than a decade ago, mobile was in a different place — as were tech-enabled financial services. There hasn’t been much progress for the personal finance tracker app category in the meantime. Mint has stumbled along with with integ…

Foxconn and Fiat Chrysler partner to develop EVs and an "internet of vehicles" business: Kirsten Korosec



Foxconn Technology Group, the Taiwanese electronics giant best known for its iPhone manufacturing contract, is forming a joint venture with Fiat Chrysler Automobiles to build electric vehicles in China. The joint venture was disclosed in a regulatory filing. …

Visa's Plaid acquisition shows a shifting financial services landscape: Ron Miller, Alex Wilhelm



When Visa bought Plaid this week for $5.3 billion, a figure that was twice its private valuation, it was a clear signal that traditional financial services companies are looking for ways to modernize their approach to business. With Plaid, Visa picks up a mod…

Investors like Sundar Pichai; they just pushed Alphabet into the trillion dollar club for the first time: Connie Loizos



Alphabet this afternoon became the fourth tech giant to join the highly exclusive trillion-dollar club, one whose original member, Apple, saw its market cap soar past $1 trillion for the first time in August 2018 and that has since welcomed — and pushed back …

'PigeonBot' brings flying robots closer to real birds: Devin Coldewey



Try as they might, even the most advanced roboticists on Earth struggle to recreate the effortless elegance and efficiency with which birds fly through the air. The "PigeonBot" from Stanford researchers takes a step towards changing that by investigating and …

NBCU's streaming service Peacock launches April 15 for Comcast subscribers, everyone else on July 15: Sarah Perez, Anthony Ha



NBCUniversal officially unveiled its new streaming service Peacock today, announcing that the service will be available as part of a bundle for Comcast’s Xfinity X1 and Flex customers on April 15, before launching nationally on July 15. The company had announ…



Peace! @isaacson
Welcome to the latest news in technology and the future. These news are self-curated headlines for easier consumption.

Comments 0