Friday, July 17, 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
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“Progress, not perfection.” — Lauris Liberts

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8 Technologies for Returning to Work
Source: Medium

What Accelerators Are Learning From ‘Virtual’ Cohorts During COVID-19
Source: StartupBeat


Meet the European VC firms funding overlooked founders
Source: EU-Startups

Greater Helsinki listed as one of world’s top young startup ecosystems
Source: Good News from Finland

Here are the winners of The Europas Awards 2020 — Even a pandemic can’t stop these startups
Source: TechCrunch

Global entrepreneur drives international business growth from his home in Malin, Donegal
Source: Irish Tech News

North America

As venture firms struggle with diversity, the Kauffman Fellows program is grooming candidates to help
Source: TechCrunch

The 2% Solution: Inside Billionaire Robert Smith’s Bold Plan To Funnel Billions To America’s Black-Owned Businesses
Source: Forbes

Millennials are abandoning NYC and San Francisco and moving to these 10 cities instead
Source: Business Insider

Invest in the Midwest
Source: Medium

The venture capital pipeline: fixing racial disparities in startup funding
Source: Richmond Inno

Pharrell Williams, Ron Conway Teaming Up for New Venture Fund
Source: The Information


Indian Startup Economy In Turmoil: 29% Funding Decline In 2020 So Far
Source: Inc42

India’s economic recovery more likely to be ‘U’ or ‘W’ shaped and not ‘V’: Analysts
Source: Your Story

Why Southeast Asia is great for your angel investments
Source: e27


Africa’s e-health ecosystem is booming, but can it sustain this level of growth?
Source: Disrupt Africa

The story of an African tech exit
Source: Disrupt Africa

An insight into how Ingressive Capital invests in African startups
Source: Ventureburn

Why global investors should invest in Africa’s tech startups
Source: Biz Community

South America

The pitch decks of 20 Latin American startups that raised over US$1 million | Contxto
Source: Contxto

Oceania / Australia

University entrepreneurship programs are central to Australia’s economic recovery
Source: Startup Daily

Why outer space matters to Australia’s economic recovery
Source: Startup Daily

Random Thoughts

Zoom losing to Teams in the video conference race to the top
Source: TechRepublic

The Death Of The $2 Trillion Auto Industry Will Come Sooner Than Expected

Dreaming of travel? 10 European language learning apps to keep you occupied
Source: EU — Startups

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