Global Startup NewsSep 11 · 3 min read

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Friday, September 11, 2020

Global Startup News (GSN) is a curated resource, showcasing hard-to-find, early-stage technology companies and related startup industry news from around the world.
Chris Valentine
CEO and Founder
Adeo InterActive

Quote of the Month

“It doesn’t make sense to hire smart people and then tell them what to do; we hire smart people so they can tell us what to do.” — Steve Jobs

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Oceania / Australia | South America | Weekly Spotlights


24 Industries & Technologies That Will Shape The Post-Virus World
Source: CB Insights

The AR/VR ecosystem — Are we there yet?
Source: Venturebeat

What are the world’s top VCs saying about the current investment landscape?
Source: McKinsey Alumni Center

Born in the Crucible of Recession
Souce: Medium


Discovering Düsseldorf’s Startup Ecosystem
Source: Silicon Luxembourg

Council of the European Union- new regulation system
Source: Irish Tech News

Ireland ranks in ‘top five’ European countries for start-ups
Source: Silicon Replublic

The Hague’s startup ecosystem: A hub for positive social impact?
Source: EU-Startup

North America

Start-Ups Braced for the Worst. The Worst Never Came.
Source: New York Times

6 hot emerging tech hubs for IT job seekers
Source: CIO

How COVID-19 rewrote Y Combinator’s last Demo Day
Source: Protocol

2020 Best of the Midwest: Startup Cities Rankings
Source: Medium


Why VCs continue to bet on the India story despite COVID-19
Source: Yourstory

Deep Dive: How Bangladesh got left out of Asia’s growth story
Source: Tech in Asia

Why Singapore Is A Promising Market For Indian Startups
Source: Inc42

Shenzhen looks to draw tech firms with new dual-class share rule
Source: technode


This AI Expert From Senegal Is Helping Showcase Africans In STEM
Source: Forbes

World’s first educational hackathon to take place in Africa
Source: Ventureburn

Wentors: Redefining the Roadmap to Mentorship for Women in Tech
Source: Techcity

South America

Anjos do Brasil releases results of the annual survey on angel investment in the country. See the prospects for 2020
Source: StartupI

Oceania / Australia

How super incubators can change and boost the Australian economy
Source: Startup Daily

Random Thoughts

Ranking the World’s Biggest Economies Over the Last 40 Years

Average Time Spent Daily on Social Media (Latest 2020 Data)
Source: BroadbandSearch

2 Million Professionals Polled On How To Make Virtual Conferences Better — Here Are Their Top 10 Hacks
Source: Forbes

26 Lessons From Warren Buffett’s Annual Letters To Shareholders
Source: CB Insights

The Event Industry Is Being Confronted By Its Napster Moment
Source: Skift

The Post-Covid, Tech-Enabled Office In 2 Graphics
Source: CB Insights

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