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Second Major Cryptocurrency Ripple May have Made a Premature Leap

Second Major Cryptocurrency Ripple May have Made a Premature Leap

The digital currency wave seems to have pushed ahead of its cryptocurrency opponents, primarily because it is associated with key institutions, and hence has a stamp of practicality and legitimacy.But cryptocurrency enthusiasts claim that centraliza..

Local Startup Investment Not Profitable as Stocks

Local Startup Investment Not Profitable as Stocks

Investments made by New Mexico in small companies located in the state are not showing the desired results. Startup companies funded by New Mexico's State Investment Council are not giving back the same returns as stock index funds managed by Wa..

Rise in Trade Mark Applications in the UK Due to Fintech Boom

Rise in Trade Mark Applications in the UK Due to Fintech Boom

Recent fintech innovations have caused a rise in trademark numbers registered by various financial companies in the UK. In 2016, the sector had reported registering a little over 4,000 trademarks. There is increasing competition among established fi..

Wal-Mart Buy Delivery Startup Parcel

Wal-Mart Buy Delivery Startup Parcel

Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (NYSE: WMT) on Tuesday announced to acquired NYC’s startup Parcel, a company that focus on same-day groceries deliveries.Brooklyn-based Parcel provided same-day and overnight delivery service and operates 24 hours per day,..

Younited Credit Stumps Up $47.8 million

Younited Credit Stumps Up $47.8 million

Younited Credit is creating the world's largest crowdfunding platform inside continental Europe. The French startup has raised about $47.8 million. The money will be used to launch their products in a number of new countries. The cash will enabl..

Bayer Partnership with Start-Up in Agri Niche

Bayer Partnership with Start-Up in Agri Niche

A partnership has been announced between German company Bayer and a biotech start-up based in Boston to enable crops to make their own fertilizer. The move which is expected to make waves in the agriculture sector will give substantial impetus to Bo..

Former Google Startup to Replace Corner Stores with Vending Machines

Former Google Startup to Replace Corner Stores with Vending Machines

Two former Alphabet Inc (NASDAQ: GOOGL) employees launched a new startup aiming to replace corner stores with vending machines called “Bodega”, a term often used by New Yorkers for the local convenience store around the block. Interactiv..