Global Startup News for 14 Aug 2019
Shopify Chat is a new web chat choice for merchants and small business owners to communicate with customers who find their online stores.
Discover the mindset secrets that took 26-year-old Kathrin Zenkina from struggling Ukranian immigrant to successful multi-millionaire online business owner in less than 3 years.
You can't disrupt anything by fine-tuning established processes. These books will teach you to think with nary a box in sight.
Drought is a growing problem in America. Entrepreneurs can help.
If you think you can sink millions into expensive ad campaigns and recover from a social media crisis or too many bad reviews, think again. Customer experience is literally everything -- and if you... don't remove friction from it, you'll lose. It's that simple.
The maker of Speedtest tools for network testing says that it's seeing factor-controlled improvements in the 7.5 times range for 5G over 4G.
With B2E marketing, brands commit to open communication and transparency with employees and prospects, in addition to offering the kinds of benefits, perks, and working environment that today's... employees expect and desire.
Executives attending Virtuoso Travel Week in Las Vegas discussed overtourism and potential solutions.
iPhones running iOS 12 and later now indicate battery replacements with 'unauthorized' parts, an Apple-defended practice that has irked indie repair shops.
It's no secret that offline events are trending amongst content creators.
A consortium of AI researchers from Facebook, NYU, and Google's DeepMind have created SuperGLUE, a benchmark for more nuanced, complex conversational AI.
New details from the Asian supply chain suggest that Apple will be making a series of changes to 2019 iPhone backs, including color and brand tweaks.
Need For Speed: Heat is the newest entry in EA's racing franchise, but the trailer makes it look as uncool as ever. Did you know that we "own the night"?
K-12 education is moving online very rapidly. As an entrepreneur you need to understand the opportunities.
After the success of more than 40 Facebook hubs around the globe, Sherly Sandberg launched the new "Playground" space in Tel Aviv.
Google for Education is rebranding Course Kit as Assignments and introducing "originality reports" to help combat plagiarism.
Mason, a startup developing a platform that expedites enterprise mobile hardware time to market, raised $25 million in series A funding led by Coatue.
Unity Technologies, the maker of the Unity 3D game engine, has launched two new tools for the classroom: Create with Code and Unity Teach.
Video technology and analytics startup Mux has raised $20 million in a funding round led by Evolution Media, with participation from Accel and Y Combinator.
Top researchers from Stanford University and Avast Software have taken a look at the growing consumer IoT security risks.
Skip today lifted the lid on a new rugged electric scooter, which it claims is the first engineered from the ground up for shared micromobility fleets.
Magic: The Gathering announced several changes to its esports and pro tabletop slate today. These include new additions to its pro leagues and tweaks in its existing structure, all with the goal of... expanding competitive play and getting more people involved.
Slack is introducing admin automation workflows and notification channels, a way to restrict posts in channels to certain employees.
Facebook has opened a new hub for startups in Israel as the company seeks to build connections and foster innovation in the region.
Turtle Beach is revealing two new products at Gamescom. It has a wireless $150 headset and a $30 dongle to improve any 3.5mm headset.