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Volkswagen Invests $180 Million in a Chinese AI Startup

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Volkswagen is doubling down on China and AI in one fell swoop after the automaker announced a $180 million investment in Chinese startup Mobvoi to bring smart technology into its cars. Unlike... Read More

Israel Secondary Fund Closes $100 Million Fund

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Israel Secondary Fund (ISF) has completed the closing of ISF II, a $100 million secondary fund. The investors in ISF II include Israeli and global institutional investors, family offices, and... Read More

Dutch startup solution impacts datacentres

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Immersed Computing reduces 50% of their energy footprint Haarlem, The Netherlands, 15 February 2017 – Asperitas, cleantech startup from the Amsterdam area, one of the world’s datacentre hotspots, is introducing... Read More

Finnish biopharmaceutical company Desentum closes financial round totalling nearly EUR 2 Million

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Desentum, a biopharmaceutical company developing next generation immunotherapy to fight allergies, announced that it has completed a Series A financing round totalling approximately EUR 2 Million. The participating investors include... Read More

TomTom acquires Autonomos, a Berlin-based autonomous driving start-up

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Autonomos has provided Research & Development consultancy services for automated vehicle assistance systems and has built up expertise and technologies in the process, including a full demonstration-level autonomous driving software... Read More

Facebook’s first startup incubator will be in Paris

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Station F is set to become the world’s biggest startup space. The campus, opening in April, will also play host to Facebook’s first startup incubator. Based in a former train... Read More