WeeklyStartupNews


News roundup from the startup world Google Innovation Hub Comes to the UAE University – The UAE University and Google are planning to work together to develop a high tech hub to inspire young locals to turn their tech obsessions into a successful business. The Google Innovation Hub would start […]

Digital Startup news roundup – Week ending 3 Sept


A weekly news roundup from the world of startups Startup News and Ideas Coinbase Raises $100m in Largest-Ever VC Funding Round for Bitcoin Startup – This round also makes Coinbase part of what is called a “unicorn” club in the venture capital industry.  In the single largest venture-capital fundraising by […]

Digital Startup news roundup – Week ending 13 Aug


A weekly news roundup from the world of startups Startup News and Ideas Canadian Startup Visa to become Permanent – The Canadian government announced that the Startup Visa program would now become a core part of the country’s immigration policy starting in 2018.  Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development […]

Digital Startup news roundup – Week ending 6 Aug



A weekly news roundup from the world of startups Startup News and Ideas Is the future VR … or AR? Google VR boss Clay Bavor explains why the two technologies aren’t so different on the latest Too Embarrassed to Ask. As storefronts shut down, this startup helps landlords find better […]

Digital Startup news roundup – Week ending 30 July


A weekly news roundup from the world of startups Startup News and Ideas A sorta-self-driving Mercedes TACKLES AMERICANS’ GREATEST FEAR: The roundabout – ROBOCARS ARE A bit like infants—we teach them in steps. First, humans gave them the ability to drive down the highway without smashing into things. Then humans […]

Digital Startup news roundup – Week ending 23 July


Startup Ideas Green digital startup idea – e-Rickshaws for Bengaluru? The opportunity for startups and the consumer need is clear, especially in a growing metro like Bengaluru. Entrepreneurs will have to design and implement a transportation ecosystem of dealers, financiers, maintenance and electric charging to support individual driver-operators. The Strategic […]

Digital Startup news roundup – Week ending 16 July



Here is a news roundup from the world of Startups. Startup Ideas Banks eager for Artificial Intelligence, but slow to adopt– some analysts are also beginning to wonder if we have already reached the “Peak of Inflated Expectations” when it comes to AI. What do you think? Tech Founders Around […]

Digital Startup news roundup – Week ending 9 July


Weekly startup news roundup and ideas Ideas: Startup opportunity: Apply now for Mastercard Start Path–  Applications are open to the next cohort of the Mastercard Start Path programme, supporting later-stage startups innovating in the banking and payments space.The six-month digital Start Path programme aims to support innovative startups developing the […]

Digital Startup news roundup – Week ending 2 July


Weekly startup news roundup and ideas Ideas: Flying a little higher: Drone use in ag grows – Nick Otto stands in a 160-acre field of fledging corn on a coolish June afternoon. His eyes and experience tell him a lot, but he knows they don’t reveal everything, especially about a […]

Digital Startup news roundup – Week ending 25th June



The weekly Tech update Uber report highlights foresight needed in managing a startup – When should a Startup grow up and act like a Business? In the past, we have blogged about the need for Startups to grow up and start acting like a business (or small-business.) The recent investigation […]

Digital Startup news roundup – Week ending 18th June