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Brain­Scope Com­pletes $16 Mil­lion Equity Fundraise August 30, 2017 Brain­Scope Com­pany, Inc., the med­ical neu­rotech­nol­ogy com­pany which cre­ated the first FDA-​​​​cleared hand­held med­ical device for assess­ment of the full spec­trum of […]

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Andela, a tech train­ing and devel­op­ment out­sourcer for African coders, raises $40M Andela, a startup that trains devel­op­ers in Africa and hires them out to global tech com­pa­nies, has raised […]

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Andela featured in the New York Times

Startup Bets on Tech Talent Pipeline from Africa

New York Times
By Steve Lohr
October 12, 2017

Seni Suly­man, Andela’s coun­try direc­tor in Nige­ria, join­ing col­leagues for a video call in Lagos. He said the com­pany “is a plat­form for giv­ing peo­ple who want to learn and […]

Mapbox closes $164M financing

Masayoshi Son’s Grand Plan for SoftBank’s $100 Billion Vision Fund

New York Times
By Katie Benner
October 12, 2017

Eric Gun­der­sen, chief exec­u­tive of Map­box, met in July with Masayoshi Son, who led a $164 mil­lion invest­ment in Map­box that was announced on Tues­day. Jason Henry for The New […]

Why Ethical Luxury Label Maiyet is Pivoting to a ‘Collective’ Model

By Whitney Bauck
October 11, 2017

Why share your pre­cious Soho retail space with other brands? Maiyet’s lead­er­ship explains.   Inside the Maiyet Col­lec­tive space. Photo: Melinda DiMauro If you walked into the Maiyet shop in […]

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