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Thewaay is personal lifestyle assistant in the insurance and banking area

Thewaay is personal lifestyle assistant in the insurance and banking area

The Russian startup Thewaay develops a lifestyle-ecosystem with personal recommendations for clients of banks and insurance companies. Service users receive suggestions and advice based on psychographic...
Tap2Pay allows to make payments directly in messengers

Tap2Pay allows to make payments directly in messengers

Many online retailers require a separate registration and filling out different forms. A Belorussian startup called Tap2Pay offers to substantially simplify Internet purchases and perform them with a couple of...
Zuckerberg appears in front of the U.S. Senate with apologies, and seems to have restored investor's confidence

Zuckerberg appears in front of the U.S. Senate with apologies, and seems to have restored investor's confidence

Facebook's shares rose by 4.5% after almost a five-hour speech by the comapny's head in front of the U.S. Senate. The highest growth in stock price since 2016 and returned $2.8 billion to Mark Zuckerberg and...

Tesla shares fell 5% after an unsuccessful joke by Elon Musk

After Elon Musk joked on his Twitter about Tesla being "bankrupt", the company's shares fell by 5% - to $252.48. First, the businessman said that "important news" would appear soon. After some time, a tweet...

A mini-robot from the company “Trailer Valet” acts as a tractor for a trailer

Trailer Valet has released a small radio-controlled robot RVR which you can move a large trailer with. The robot is equipped with caterpillar tracks which allow it to move on almost any horizontal surface -...

The startup “Relativity” creates the first factory for 3D printing of space rockets

The private space industry continues to develop rapidly. The California startup, “Relativity”, wants to make the production of rockets faster and cheaper with the help of 3D printing. The company's founders -...

Detectify raised € 5 million for a vulnerability scanner of websites

A swedish company called Detectify developing a vulnerability scanner of websites has raised  €5 million. Insight Venture Partners ison the top of the investors list. Paua Ventures and Inventure have also...

#DeleteFacebook. Social network problems continue

Due to investigations of american magazines it became known about the leakage of personal data of almost 50 million facebook users. Cambridge Analytica claiming to conduct a sociological survey has collected...

The Shape application will teach you how to invest in accordance with ethical principles

The English startup Shape has released a beta version of its iOS application which will help to trade not only under the laws of the market, but also taking into account ethical principles. The service is...

Starsky Robotics has raised $ 16.5 million to develop unmanned trucks

Manufacturers of cars and trucks are seeking to take a leading position in the emerging market of unmanned vehicles. Starsky Robotics believes that the task of creating an autonomous transport is far from...

The startup Atomwise has attracted $45 million to search for new drugs using AI

Founded in 2012, the startup Atomwise develops neural networks for the search for new drugs. The creators believe that the methods of deep machine learning can save time and money on the development of drugs...

Facebook shares drop 7% due to the scandal with Cambridge Analytica

Facebook reputation is in danger again. After information about the leakage of users' data shares of the company fell by more than 7%. This was the largest drop in FB quotes over the past four...

Twitter made its first profit

Twitter reported a profit of $91 million in the last quarter of 2017. This was the first profitable quarter in the history of the company. For the last 12 years the social network has worked at a loss and has...

Durov Brothers reported on raising $ 850 million for Telegram and TON blockchain platform

The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has issued a notice on the offer of securities owned by Telegram Group Inc. and TON Issuer Inc. owned by Pavel and Nikolay Durov. Assets with a total value of $ 850...

Microsoft buys the startup PlayFab, to win the online games market

The gaming industry is moving away from desktop solutions to cloud services that do not require expensive personal computers with high-end components. The computation of complex graphics and physics in games...