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Start-Ups Aim at Overlooked Demographic: The Unbanked An organization called the Financial Solutions Lab teaches interested start-ups how to address the problems of low-income consumers.
New York Times | Apr 8, 2016 12:55 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
'Fintech' Loses Some of Its Attraction for Investors In recent years, money has poured into financial technology start-ups, but some have trouble keeping their lofty valuations when they go public.
New York Times | Apr 6, 2016 8:09 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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A Cocktail Shot Company Looks Beyond Beer Pong LIQS uses premium spirits, real fruit juices and low sugar in its premixed cocktails, which come in sealed plastic shot glasses.
New York Times | Apr 6, 2016 3:13 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Small Australian Software Firm Helps Join the Dots on Panama Papers Software produced by a little-known Australian developer has helped journalists piece together news leads from the mountains of data found in the contents of the Panama Papers, one of the biggest document leaks in history.
New York Times | Apr 5, 2016 10:12 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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AccorHotels of France Buys Onefinestay for $169 Million The European hotel group is acquiring the British short-term vacation rental company just as concerns mount about the health of Europe's tech scene.
New York Times | Apr 5, 2016 05:00 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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Drones Marshaled to Drop Lifesaving Supplies Over Rwandan Terrain Zipline, a start-up based in California, raised $18 million and partnered with the small African country to shuttle packages of blood and emergency medicine.
New York Times | Apr 4, 2016 11:42 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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San Francisco Joins the Growing World of Small Operas Several large companies are finding aesthetic and economic advantages to sometimes going small.
New York Times | Apr 1, 2016 7:49 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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Expa Labs Will Nurture Tech Start-Ups a Few at a Time The program, Expa Labs, will take a smaller-scale approach to helping start-ups grow from idea to prototype to marketable product.
New York Times | Mar 30, 2016 4:01 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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Pop-Up Stores Thrive in a World of Failing Retailers The stores don't sign long leases, stash away much cash or carry big credit lines. And consumers can meet the designers and touch their works, which cannot be done online.
New York Times | Mar 30, 2016 12:50 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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The Sock Queen of Alabama When the onetime sock capital of the world's industry collapsed, it was “like a vacuum cleaner pulled all the people out of town.” But then Gina Locklear had an idea.
New York Times | Mar 29, 2016 8:31 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend