Startup accelerators have been a critical component in the creation of thousands of startups, including such familiar names as Airbnb, Twitch, Stripe, Dropbox, Twilio, Simple, Pluto TV and ClassPass. These startup-creation machines provide some combination of education, capital, co-working space, product-development support and access
It’s time for early stage founders in NY, Boston, D.C. and other markets to face the facts: The VC funds in the Bay Area aren’t always giving you a fair shake at the seed stage. While the Bay Area has a reputation for being the
The world’s leading oil exporting nations have agreed to extend production curbs, aimed at boosting the oil price, by nine months. The Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries (Opec) and non-members, led by Russia, agreed the output limits would continue until the end of 2018.
The world’s largest lithium ion battery has begun dispensing power into an electricity grid in South Australia. The 100-megawatt battery, built by Tesla, was officially activated on Friday. It had in fact provided some power since Thursday due to demand caused by local hot
The boss of Fortnum and Mason says the Brexit vote has damaged the UK’s brand. Ewan Venters told the BBC the store was suffering European staff shortages due to the vote with 16 of its 80 chef positions currently unfilled. He said Brexit had