Key takeaways from the SOSV Climate Tech Summit

Two weeks ago, 50 founders and investors shared their insights on how the world can tackle the planetary "Code Red" with over 2,000 participants at the inaugural SOSV Climate Tech Summit.

Cheese raises $3.6M for its digital bank aimed at the Asian-American community

Many things have accelerated in the world of fintech over the past year, not the least of which is the trend of digital banks aimed at specific communities in the U.S. In the past few months alone, a

Heliogen’s new tech could unlock renewable energy for industrial manufacturing

Last Monday a group of millionaires and billionaires took a trip to an industrial site in Lancaster, Calif. to witness the achievement of what could represent a giant leap forward in the effort to dec

Energy Vault raises $110 million from SoftBank Vision Fund as energy storage grabs headlines

Imagine a moving tower made of huge cement bricks weighing 35 metric tons. The movement of these massive blocks is powered by wind or solar power plants and is a way to store the energy those plants g

The cost of energy storage has stalled adoption of renewable power. Energy Vault has a solution.

Because solar and wind power are now cheaper to produce than energy from fossil fuels, the only obstacle that remains to the mass adoption of renewable power is the amount of money utilities need to

CodeSpark raises $4.1 million for games that teach kids how to code

A Los Angeles startup called codeSpark has raised $4.1 million in seed funding for web and mobile games that teach kids how to code, even before they know how to read and write effectively. CodeSpark&

GE Invests Up to $40 Million in eSolar

General Electric Co. (GE) bought a minority stake in the California-based solar company eSolar this week. As a result of the deal, Paul Browning, President and CEO of Thermal Products for GE Energy, w

UberMedia, Indeed. Bill Gross' Twitter Ecosystem Empire Just Acquired TweetDeck

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TweetUp Launches “AdSense For Twitter” Product At #TCDisrupt

<img src="" class="shot2"><a href="">TweetUp</a>, the <a href="">Twitter</a>-focused <a href="https:/

$1 million: UK's Top 10 buys .com domain for global expansion

<img class="shot" title="top10com" src="" alt="" width="300" height="87" />[UK] A million dollars, baby. That's the amount paid by U

Idealab Spin-off Perfect Market Raises $6 Million From Tribune Company, Others

<img src="" class="shot2" /><a href="">Perfect Market</a>, which markets solutions aimed to assist publishe

When Amazon Bought Zappos, Also Came In The Box

<img src="" width="200" height="141" /> When Amazon paid <a href="">$928 millio