How Trump Accidentally Unified Zucks Pro-Immigration Movement

The sun had barely peeked out over the horizon on a cool Monday morning in April, and the line to get into the Supreme Court was already snaking around the great, pillared institution. It...

Samsung quietly acquires Greek text-to-speech startup Innoetics for under $50M

With the launch of Bixby and reports that Samsung is building its own competitor to Amazons Echo, the consumer electronics giant has now made an acquisition that could help power its next generation...

The Death of Project Ara Shows Google Is All Grown Up

Project Ara may be no more. As Reuters reported last week, Google has suspended—and possibly killed—its plan to make a modular smartphone with interchangeable components. The move is curious—especially considering that in May at...

Opportunities and challenges in commercializing space privately

Qasim Mohammad Crunch Network Contributor Qasim Mohammad is a Toronto-based venture capitalist and a member of the investment team at OMERS Ventures. How to join the network...

Confirmed: Zola wedding registry raises $25 million from Lightspeed Venture Partners

Zola, the online wedding registry for engaged couples, has confirmed that it raised $25 million in Series C funding led by Lightspeed Venture Partners, according to Re/code. We first reported on the round...

Ford leads $24M investment in India-based vehicle rental company Zoomcar

Ford iscontinuing toinvest in tech startups, this time with an emerging market twist. Hot on the heels of adealwith a self-driving sensor technology startup, the automotive giant has backed Zoomcar, a Zipcar-like company...