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3 views on the future of geographic-focused funds

For lots of financiers, the coronavirus has actually successfully taken location out of the formula when it concerns vetting brand-new chances. While this vibrant opens start-ups to more financial investment chances, equity capital companies that concentrate on a particular area remain in a thornier area. The competitive benefit they as soon as had when raising […]

Waymo’s Boris Sofman and TuSimple’s Xiaodi Hou to join us at TC Sessions: Mobility 2020

One of the areas of autonomous driving technology with the most potential to have a near-term and dramatic impact remains trucking: There’s a growing lack of drivers for long-haul routes, and highway trucking remains a relatively uncomplicated (though still very challenging) type of driving for AV systems to tackle. Many companies are pursuing the challenge […]

CcHub funds tech to curb COVID-19 on concerns of an Africa outbreak

Africa’s biggest development incubator, CcHub , will provide financing and engineering assistance to tech jobs focused on suppressing COVID-19 and its financial and social effect. The Lagos and Nairobi based company published an open application on its site today, CcHub CEO Bosun Tijani informed TechCrunch on a call. CcHub will supply $5000 to $100,000 financing […]