Friday, February 7, 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

“Don’t start a company unless it’s an obsession and something you love. If you have an exit strategy, it’s not an obsession.” — Mark Cuban

Featured Startup News

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The World’s Most Productive Countries — Labor Productivity
Source: You Tube

PwC Aviation Industry Forecast 2020 to be another year of strong performance for global aviation industry
Source: Irish Tech News


Data, Decrypted: What We Learned From Analyzing 6 Years of Startups at Slush
Source: Slush

The year of the French unicorns
Source: Tech Crunch

Dutch scaleup funding 2019
Source: Startup Juncture

New, extensive survey on the Icelandic innovation ecosystem
Source: Northstack

North America

Venture capital slowly seeps outside of Silicon Valley
Source: Axios

How Mormons Built the Next Silicon Valley While No One Was Looking
Source: Medium

The United States Of Venture Capital: The Most Active VC In Each State
Source: CB Insights


Israel Earns Its Name as the Startup Nation with Over 6,000 Startups
Source: Medium

Bahrain: The challenge of staying competitive
Source: Wamda

A Startup Nation: Why Israel Has Become The New Silicon Valley
Source: Apex


The biggest problems facing South Africa’s tech entrepreneurs right now
Source: Business Tech

African tech startup funding hits $491m in record-breaking 2019
Source: Disrupt Africa

The top 5 pan-African startup sector developments of 2019
Source: Disrupt Africa

East Africa: EAC Must Not Be Left Behind in Fourth Industrial Revolution
Source: All Africa

Rwanda: Five Major Tech Trends of 2019
Source: All Africa

South America

Investment in cloud and AI to increase in Brazil
Source: ZD Net

Oceania / Australia

How Australia can lead the electric vehicle revolution
Source: Startup Daily

Random Thoughts

Visualizing Unequal State Tax Burdens Across America
Source: Visual Capitalist

In the internet era, public libraries are more vital than ever
Source: Mashable

Australia is building a research submarine
Source: Startup Daily

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