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Laka, a London-based insurtech startup that has developed what it calls “crowd insurance” to rival the traditional premiums and is initially targeting high-end bicycle owners, has raised $1.5 million in seed funding. The round is led by publicly-listed Tune Protect Group, with participation from Silicon Valley’s 500 Startups — money that will be used to […]
In a recent episode of Mythbusters, Brian and Jon (the new MythBusters) wanted to see what happens when you shoot an arrow straight up into the air. It will obviously come back down—but would it still be moving fast enough to kill you? If you are a MythBuster, the best option is to actually shoot […]
Coffee Meets Bagel scored a $12 million Series B this week. The round, led by UK VC firm Atami Capital, brings the popular dating app’s total up to just under $20 million, since launching back in 2012. The San Francisco-based dating app has worked to distinguish itself from competitors like Bumble and Tinder by limiting […]