siliconscout.com aggregiert und informiert rund um das thema startup und venture capital.

teil unserer aufgabe ist die aktive vernetzung von potenzialen im auftrag von interessierten gebern und bietern.

TED - Why startups succeed

Vooza - Inspirational Quotes (fun)


Feeds - TechCrunch

Startups – TechCrunch

The limits of coworking (Sa, 15 Dez 2018)
It feels like there’s a WeWork on every street nowadays. Take a walk through midtown Manhattan (please don’t actually) and it might even seem like there are more WeWorks than office buildings. Consider this an ongoing discussion about Urban Tech, its intersection with regulation, issues of public service, and other complexities that people have full […]
>> mehr lesen

Propel raises $12.8M for its free app to manage government benefits (Sat, 15 Dec 2018)
Propel, maker of the Fresh EBT app for managing food stamps and other benefits, announced today that it has raised $12.8 million in Series A funding. Fresh EBT (the EBT stands for the Electronics Transfer Benefit card, which is how food stamp participants receive their benefits) allows users to check their food stamp/SNAP balance and […]
>> mehr lesen

Niantic reportedly raising $200M at $3.9B valuation (Fri, 14 Dec 2018)
Pokémon GO creator Niantic is raising a $200 million Series C at a valuation of $3.9 billion, according to a report from Katie Roof at the WSJ. The round is expected to be led by IVP with participation from Samsung and aXiomatic Gaming. The upcoming raise would bring the company’s total funding to $425 million, according to […]
>> mehr lesen

Robinhood lacked proper insurance so will change checking & savings feature (Fri, 14 Dec 2018)
Robinhood will rename and revamp its upcoming checking and banking features after encountering problems with its insurance. The company published a blog post this evening explaining “We plan to work closely with regulators as we prepare to launch our cash management program, and we’re revamping our marketing materials, including the name . . . Stay […]
>> mehr lesen

Last call for Polish pitch-offs (Fri, 14 Dec 2018)
I’m heading back to Europe to hang out in Wroclaw and Warsaw so it’s last call for pitch-off applications. I’ll be at a Wroclaw event, called In-Ference, which is happening on December 17; you can submit to pitch here. The team will notify you if you have been chosen. The winner will receive a table at TC […]
>> mehr lesen