Growth roundup: Investing in community, targeting developers, new marketer recs

“The best thing a startup can do, and I’m seeing it happen more and more, is investing in community early on,” growth marketing expert Max van den Ingh of Unmuted tells us. “When I was leading growth at MisterGreen, we created a c.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchJul 31st, 2021

Improving ocean protection with the first marine protected areas guide

An international team, which includes researchers from IRD and CNRS, published a novel Marine Protected Areas (MPA) guide in the journal Science on 9 September 2021. The aim is to advance the global community's understanding of ocean protection and a.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News7 hr. 25 min. ago

Dual-labeling technique to quantify contribution of root nutrient re-allocation to plant regrowth after defoliation

Re-allocation of nitrogen (N) and phosphorus (P) from roots is an important nutrient-use strategy for plant growth when nutrient availability to plants is low or when aboveground parts are removed or damaged (e.g., by grazing and fire). However, quan.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News7 hr. 25 min. ago

SoftBank deepens commitment to LatAm with two new partners focused on early-stage investing

In March 2019, SoftBank Group International made headlines when it announced the SoftBank Innovation Fund, which started out with a $2 billion commitment to invest in tech startups in Latin America. A lot has changed since then. SoftBank changed the.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated News9 hr. 53 min. ago

Concreit closes on $6M to allow more people to invest in the global private real estate market

Concreit, a company that wants to open real estate investing to a broader group of people, announced today that it has closed $6 million in a seed funding round led by Matrix Partners.  Hyphen Capital also participated in the round, in addition to i.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated News9 hr. 53 min. ago

Best cheap Garmin watch deals for September 2021

Garmin makes some of the best fitness wearables, and we can help you find the right one at the right price with this roundup of the best Garmin watch deals......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News13 hr. 26 min. ago

AMD denies prioritizing mining graphics cards over gaming

At Deutsche Bank's 2021 Technology Conference, the company interviewed the CFO of AMD over a range of topics concerning AMD's revenue growth. Deutsche Bank's Ross Seymore asked AMD what was driving its growth in graphics—whether it was client-side,.....»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated News20 hr. 25 min. ago

Daily Crunch: SpaceX set to launch 4 civilians into orbit for 3-day mission

Hello friends and welcome to Daily Crunch, bringing you the most important startup, tech and venture capital news in a single package. To get a roundup of TechCrunch’s biggest and most important stories delivered to your inbox every day a.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated News20 hr. 25 min. ago

In growth marketing, signal determines success

So what exactly is “signal” in growth marketing? It can carry many different meanings, but holistically speaking, it’s the event data in our arsenal to help guide decisions. Jonathan Martinez Contributor.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated NewsSep 15th, 2021

Valve begins shipping Steam Deck dev kits to developers for game testing

On Tuesday, Valve announced that it has begun shipping Steam Deck dev kits out to developers. Valve says the "engineering verification test builds" are functionally identical to the commercial versions coming at the end of the year......»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated NewsSep 15th, 2021

Sendcloud nabs $177M led by SoftBank to double down on SaaS — shipping as a service

E-commerce has undoubtedly seen a huge boost in growth in the last year and a half of Covid-19 living, with people turning to the web and apps to shop for essentials and not-so-essentials to keep their social distance, and using delivery services to.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated NewsSep 15th, 2021

Asia Venturing III: Advice for startups and SMEs on enabling innovations in traditional industries

The ever-changing business environment has urged companies to always stay agile to prepare for the unexpected. Innovation, then, becomes the main factor for companies in different industries to ensure their organic growth. The traditional industries,.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsSep 15th, 2021

TSMC forecast to post 24% revenue growth in 2021, says IC Insights

TSMC is forecast to see its revenue in the second half of this year grow 14% from the level in the first half, with revenue for all of 2021 set to represent a 24% on-year surge, according to IC Insights......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsSep 15th, 2021

Travis CI flaw exposed secrets of thousands of open source projects

Developers furious at Travis CI's "insanely embarrassing 'security bulletin.'" Enlarge (credit: Getty Images) A security flaw in Travis CI potentially exposed the secrets of thousands of open source projects that rely on the hosted continuous.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsSep 14th, 2021

Urban stormwater study finds little difference between managed, unmanaged flows

At a time when many municipalities are seeking to control urban stormwater by investing heavily in green infrastructure—such as water-quality ponds, infiltration basins, porous pavement and riparian plantings—a new study suggests that these expen.....»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated NewsSep 14th, 2021

The best Google Home smart plugs

Want to automate your desk lamps and coffee makers? Here's a roundup of the best Google Assistant-friendly smart plugs you can add to your smart home today......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsSep 14th, 2021

A preliminary framework for better urban agroforestry

Today's cities don't have walls for protection like ancient ones, but they are separate from less urban and rural land. Most goods that city-dwellers purchase are brought in from rural farms and manufacturers. There is an active community of urban ga.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsSep 14th, 2021

The best VPN for torrenting for 2021

Looking for a good VPN for torrenting? Check out our roundup of the best torrenting VPNs for the job......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsSep 14th, 2021

LittleBigPlanet 3 Update 1.27 Is Live With 10 Million Levels As PS4 Servers Come Back Online

LittleBigPlanet 3 update 1.27 is now available to download, and comes with 10 million community levels as servers come back online. The post LittleBigPlanet 3 Update 1.27 Is Live With 10 Million Levels As PS4 Servers Come Back Online appeared first o.....»»

Category: gameSource:  psuRelated NewsSep 14th, 2021

PassFort, a RegTech SaaS for KYC and AML, nets $16.2M

London-based PassFort, a SaaS provider that helps business meet compliance requirements such as KYC (Know Your Customer) and AML (Anti-Money Laundering) reporting, has closed a $16.2 million Series A led by US growth equity fund, Level Equity. The 20.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated NewsSep 14th, 2021

PHP maintains an enormous lead in server-side programming languages

Despite many infamous quirks, the server-side language seems here to stay. Enlarge / Ruby is the only server-side web language which experienced much growth over the last decade—and the closest remaining "threat" to PHP, despite having only 6......»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsSep 14th, 2021