‘Chinafrica’ is a macro megatrend set to impact everything from Silicon Valley to Wall...

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Vulcun shuts down paid fantasy

One of the hottest esports startups of 2015 is shutting down the core of its business.Vulcun will no longer offer paid fantasy contests, the company announced today. The move comes in response to...

Volvo Veteran-Led China Electric-Car Maker WM Raises $1 Billion

A former top executive behind Chinas biggest acquisition of an overseas carmaker is setting out to make history twice, raising $1 billion in an initial fundraising round as the latest homegrown electric vehicle startup...

Pinguin is a public chat room for nerd(ier people)

Pinguin is a new app that lets you chat with people based on your interests. Really into startups? They got a room for you. Like you some programming? Right this way, sir. Like...

Report: $12BN invested in European startups last year, but fewer $30M+ deals

Investment in European startups held up last year despite fears of a slowdown, with some $12 billion invested during the year, according to anannual report compiled by French investment advisorsClipperton, working with Digiminds...

Post-work: the radical idea of a world without jobs

The long read: Work has ruled our lives for centuries, and it does so today more than ever. But a new generation of thinkers insists there is an alternativeWork is the master of the...