Moteefe, the e-commerce platform for on-demand merchandise, raises $5M Series A thumbnail

Moteefe, the e-commerce platform for on-demand merchandise, raises $5M Series A

Moteefe, the e-commerce platform for on-demand production of merchandise has raised $5 million in Series A funding. Leading the round is Gresham House, and Force Over Mass Capital. It brings total funding to date to $12.5 million, and will be used to expand … Continue reading Moteefe, the e-commerce platform for on-demand merchandise, raises $5M Series A

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Huawei files patent infringement lawsuits against Verizon Communications

Huawei has filed two patent infringement lawsuits against Verizon Communications in U.S. District Court. The Chinese telecommunications equipment giant wants Verizon to compensate it for the use of technology it says are covered by 12 Huawei patents, includi… Continue reading Huawei files patent infringement lawsuits against Verizon Communications

Ancestry lays off 6% of staff as consumer genetic testing market continues to decline thumbnail

Ancestry lays off 6% of staff as consumer genetic testing market continues to decline

Excitement in the consumer genetic testing market continues to show signs of slowing down. In the past two weeks layoffs have hit two of the biggest consumer genetic testing services — 23andme and Ancestry — with the latter announcing that it would slash its… Continue reading Ancestry lays off 6% of staff as consumer genetic testing market continues to decline

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Copa del Rey: Barcelona knocked out by Inaki Williams stoppage-time header

Lionel Messi made his 75th appearance in the Copa del Rey – equalling the club record held by Josep Samitier Barcelona’s hopes of reaching a seventh successive Copa del Rey final have ended at the quarter-final stage with defeat by Athletic Bilbao. The tigh… Continue reading Copa del Rey: Barcelona knocked out by Inaki Williams stoppage-time header

Company-builder Antler passes $75M raised after investment from Schroders and Ferd thumbnail

Company-builder Antler passes $75M raised after investment from Schroders and Ferd

Antler is a company builder which emerged a couple of years ago, running startup generator programs and investing from an early-stage, bringing together a heady mix of technologists, product builders, and operators together with its own technology stack. Now… Continue reading Company-builder Antler passes $75M raised after investment from Schroders and Ferd

Violent protests 'cannot be tolerated', says West Ham co-chairman Gold thumbnail

Violent protests ‘cannot be tolerated’, says West Ham co-chairman Gold

Gold (far right) has been the subject of fan protests at West Ham Threats and violent fan protests against football executives “cannot be tolerated”, says West Ham co-chairman David Gold. It comes after the home of Manchester United executive vice-chairman … Continue reading Violent protests ‘cannot be tolerated’, says West Ham co-chairman Gold

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Jonty Bravery: Tate attacker told carers of plan to kill a year earlier

Media captionAudio recording of Jonty Bravery telling carers in autumn 2018 about his plan to commit murder The teenager who threw a six-year-old boy from the tenth floor of the Tate Modern in London had spoken about plans to push someone off a high building… Continue reading Jonty Bravery: Tate attacker told carers of plan to kill a year earlier

Primary Homes: Where Five Democratic Frontrunners Head After the Campaign Trail

The front-runners for the democratic presidential nomination may disagree on health care and tuition-free college, but they share one thing in common: a good nose for real estate.In South Bend, Ind., a 20-something Pete Buttigieg snapped up a foreclosure i… Continue reading Primary Homes: Where Five Democratic Frontrunners Head After the Campaign Trail