Singapore-based fintech STACS raises $3.6M to develop blockchain platforms for financial institutions

Singapore-based fintech Hashstacs Pte Ltd (STACS) announced today it has raised $3.6 million USD in pre-Series A funding. The company develops blockchain platforms that can work with financial institutions’ existing infrastructure, and its core tec.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchApr 20th, 2021

Betting on upcoming startup markets

Welcome back to The TechCrunch Exchange, a weekly startups-and-markets newsletter for your weekend enjoyment. Welcome back to The TechCrunch Exchange, a weekly startups-and-markets newsletter. It’s broadly based on the daily column that a.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated News6 hr. 20 min. ago

Better way to determine safe drug doses for children

To make drugs and their development safer for children, researchers have developed a method that could help determine safe drug doses more quickly. In their study, the team created a model of how organs develop that is more data-driven and consequent.....»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyRelated News6 hr. 52 min. ago

Paycom Rejects Conditional Resignation of Frederick C. Peters II as a Director

OKLAHOMA CITY–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Paycom Software, Inc. (“Paycom” or the “Company”) (NYSE: PAYC), a leading provider of comprehensive, cloud-based human capital management software, today announced that the Board of Directors of the C.....»»

Category: hostingSource:  dailyhostnewsRelated News6 hr. 52 min. ago

What Square’s smashing earnings tell us about consumer bitcoin demand

Today we're talking Square earnings and its bitcoin base, especially in how it relates to the results of other entities that offer bitcoin sales. Shares of Square are up more than 6% today after the American fintech company reported a stagg.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News9 hr. 52 min. ago

Nikola reveals new SEC subpoena

The subpoena issued by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission on March 24 relates to projected 2021 cash flow and how the company plans to use funds from capital raises this year......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated News9 hr. 52 min. ago

American Axle swings to $38.6M profit in Q1, launches JV for EV powertrain

American Axle said it will join forces with Israel's REE Automotive to develop an electric propulsion system for e-mobility......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated News9 hr. 52 min. ago

Paramount+ lifts ViacomCBS to 36 million subs, will stream sci-fi movie Infinite

Streaming service commits to one original movie every week. Enlarge / Actor Mark Wahlberg confers with director Antoine Fuqua on the set of Infinite. (credit: Mark Wahlberg) On the heels of revealing that ViacomCBS' streaming platforms have re.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News10 hr. 20 min. ago

Novel matrix-based slow-release urea improves crop production

The applied nitrogen in crop production is easily lost through ammonia emission and nitrogen leaching. Therefore, many attempts have been made to develop novel slow-release fertilizers to reduce nitrogen loss and improve crop production......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News11 hr. 52 min. ago

Yakuza spinoff Lost Judgment launching this fall, keeping real-time combat

Sega and RGG Studio have announced Lost Judgment, a sequel to 2018's Judgment. It features real-time combat, while Yakuza games will continue as turn-based......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News11 hr. 52 min. ago

American Axle, Israel"s REE to develop EV propulsion system

The propulsion system will incorporate American Axle's electric drive units into REE's technology that integrates all the traditional vehicle chassis components into the arch of the wheel......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated News13 hr. 52 min. ago

Tiger Global is betting that more schools are going to share future student earnings

Income-share agreements, or ISAs, are a way to bring flexibility to the often steep financial costs of higher education. The financial model allows a student to learn at zero upfront cost, and then pay any costs through a percentage of future income.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated News14 hr. 20 min. ago

GajiGesa, a fintech focused on Indonesian workers, adds strategic investors and launches new app for micro-SMEs

GajiGesa, a fintech startup that provides earned wage access (EWA) and other services for workers in Indonesia, has added strategic investors to help it launch new services and expand its user base. Its new backers include OCBC NISP Ventura, the vent.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated News14 hr. 52 min. ago

Dumpy and Quasimodo proteins enable tendons and muscles of fruit flies to develop in sync

Two proteins play a key role in the development of flight muscles and their tendons in fruit flies, two RIKEN developmental biologists have shown1. Their study reveals how the components of the muscle–tendon system develop in sync with each other,.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News14 hr. 52 min. ago

Insuring crops from space: Satellite data could help farmers avoid drought, damage

Extreme weather poses increasing challenges to the agricultural sector. New insurance models based on satellite data may reduce the risk of drought for farmers, writes Robert Finger......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News14 hr. 52 min. ago

Research: The new English Premier League soccer ball more stable, drags more

Scientists from the Faculty of Health and Sports Sciences at the University of Tsukuba used aerodynamics experiments to empirically test the flight properties of a new four-panel soccer ball adopted by the English Premier League this year. Based on p.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News14 hr. 52 min. ago

Tripod Tech expects new capacity to come online in 2H21

Tripod Technology will have new production lines at its manufacturing site in Xiantao, China's Hubei province get ready for production in June, according to the Taiwan-based PCB manufacturer. Output at the site will be ramping up starting the second.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News17 hr. 52 min. ago

PCB firm Apex bracing for strong 2Q21

Taiwan-based PCB maker Apex International, with main manufacturing operations in Thailand, is poised to enjoy a particularly strong second quarter of 2021, thanks to robust demand for TVs and other consumer electronics applications, according to mark.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News17 hr. 52 min. ago

Silicon Motion raises sales guidance for 2021

Memory device controller supplier Silicon Motion Technology has raised its revenue outlook this year, after posting record-high revenues for the first quarter......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News22 hr. 20 min. ago

Online Safety Bill ignoring "epidemic of scams" faced by the UK, experts warn

New laws must be used to make sure online platforms protect their users from scams, the government has been warned......»»

Category: topSource:  skynewsRelated NewsMay 7th, 2021

Why did pay $2.5B for Divvy?

Let's unpack the deal to gain a better understanding of the huge exit and the value of Divvy's richly funded competitors. As expected, is buying Divvy, the Utah-based corporate spend management startup that competes with Brex, Ramp.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated NewsMay 6th, 2021