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Fintech startup Plaid raises $250M at a $2.65B valuation

FINTECH STARTUP PLAID RAISES $250M AT A $2.65B VALUATION

In the five years since its product was showcased onstage at TechCrunch Disrupt New York's hackathon, Plaid has emerged as one of the...

Time Person of the Year: 'The Guardians and the War on Truth'

TIME PERSON OF THE YEAR: 'THE GUARDIANS AND THE WAR ON TRUTH'

"The Guardians" also includes the journalists at the Capital Gazette, the Annapolis, Maryland newspaper where five employees were murdered...

 
 
 
HubSpot Wants to Stoke Innovation With $30M Corporate Venture Fund

HUBSPOT WANTS TO STOKE INNOVATION WITH $30M CORPORATE VENTURE FUND

Hubspot is launching a $30 million corporate venture capital fund to invest in promising startups that can boost its marketing platform....

Black Diamond Emerges with $20M, Aiming for Cancer's Hidden Targets

BLACK DIAMOND EMERGES WITH $20M, AIMING FOR CANCER'S HIDDEN TARGETS

Nearly two years ago, Versant Ventures used some of its new $400 million fund to set up a drug discovery unit in Europe. The goal was...

 
 
 
‘Unprecedented Boom' in Microbreweries Sees EU Beer Production Reach 8-Year High

‘UNPRECEDENTED BOOM' IN MICROBREWERIES SEES EU BEER PRODUCTION REACH 8-YEAR HIGH

European beer production hit an eight-year high in 2017, with nearly 39.7 billion liters brewed. As published in a report by trade...

 
 
 
Air India Express launches its new route to Kannur from Abu Dhabi International Airport

AIR INDIA EXPRESS LAUNCHES ITS NEW ROUTE TO KANNUR FROM ABU DHABI INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT

Abu Dhabi International Airport welcomed yesterday Air India Express inaugural flight from Kannur, India, commencing 3 weekly flights...

 
 
 
2019 Washington Capitals Pet Calendar Helps Dogs in Need

2019 WASHINGTON CAPITALS PET CALENDAR HELPS DOGS IN NEED

Not only did the Washington Capitals win the coveted Stanley Cup in 2018, the professional ice hockey team also won the admiration...

Payment service Toss becomes Korea's newest unicorn after raising $80M

PAYMENT SERVICE TOSS BECOMES KOREA'S NEWEST UNICORN AFTER RAISING $80M

South Korea has got its third unicorn startup after Viva Republica, the company beyond popular payment app Toss, announced it has raised...

 
 
 
Amazon buying Target would 'accelerate an existing threat' to Walmart, says analyst who's doubling down on his call

AMAZON BUYING TARGET WOULD 'ACCELERATE AN EXISTING THREAT' TO WALMART, SAYS ANALYST WHO'S DOUBLING DOWN ON HIS CALL

In January, the venture capital firm Loup Ventures predicted Amazon would acquire Target in 2018, a forecast that hasn't come to fruition...

Holtby, Capitals shut out Blue Jackets 4-0

HOLTBY, CAPITALS SHUT OUT BLUE JACKETS 4-0

COLUMBUS, Ohio - Alex Ovechkin scored his NHL-leading 22nd goal and Braden Holtby got his 34th career shutout as the Washington Capitals...

 
 
 
Police Deploy Armored Vehicles Tear Gas Against Paris Protesters, Detain Hundreds

POLICE DEPLOY ARMORED VEHICLES TEAR GAS AGAINST PARIS PROTESTERS, DETAIN HUNDREDS

Protesters took to the streets of the French capital on Saturday in the fourth demonstration since unrest began in November. (Image...

Signed photos of Reaves hit on Wilson make NHL naughty list

SIGNED PHOTOS OF REAVES HIT ON WILSON MAKE NHL NAUGHTY LIST

Vegas memorabilia dealer yanks photographs of dazed Capitals winger Tom Wilson, signed by Knights' culprit Ryan Reaves and briefly...

 
 
 
Burakovsky's goal sends Capitals to 4-2 win over Coyotes

BURAKOVSKY'S GOAL SENDS CAPITALS TO 4-2 WIN OVER COYOTES

Andre Burakovsky scored late in the third period, Pheonix Copley stopped 27 shots and the Washington Capitals beat the Arizona Coyotes...

Google A.I. Fund Leads $7M Boost For Boston Route Logistics Startup

GOOGLE A.I. FUND LEADS $7M BOOST FOR BOSTON ROUTE LOGISTICS STARTUP

Google's A.I.-focused fund Gradient Ventures has made its second Boston-area investment by leading a $7 million Series A round for...

 
 
 
Forge AI Raises $11M to Crack Unstructured Data for Machine Learning

FORGE AI RAISES $11M TO CRACK UNSTRUCTURED DATA FOR MACHINE LEARNING

Forge AI, a Cambridge,MA-based startup aiming to decode the world's mountains of unstructured data for machine learning algorithms,...

Impel Raises $67.5M to Advance Intranasal Drugs for CNS Disorders

IMPEL RAISES $67.5M TO ADVANCE INTRANASAL DRUGS FOR CNS DISORDERS

Impel NeuroPharma , which is developing technology to deliver certain therapeutics more effectively to the brain, says it has raised...