Former Battlefield runner-up UnifyID announces $20M Series A

By Ron Miller TechCrunch Disrupt alum UnifyID has the clear goal of changing the way we think about authentication. Instead of entering a username and password as the...

Boxed is trying to predict when you’ll run out of snacks and toilet paper

By Anthony Ha Boxed allows online shoppers to to find the same kinds of deals you'd get at a wholesale retailer like Costco. Now it wants to help...

Carspring, a London and Berlin startup that lets you buy a used car online,...

By Steve O'Hear Carspring, the London and Berlin used car buying platform founded by Rocket Internet, has picked up £5 million in Series B funding. Backing the round...

New border wall bill draws on Palmer Luckey’s new defense company

By Taylor Hatmaker After being ousted from the VR empire he built, Oculus founder Palmer Luckey is wasting no time on his next project: building the wall. As...

The Wizards of Armageddon set up shop in Silicon Valley

By John Mannes The Research and Development Corporation (RAND) has helped the U.S. think through some of the toughest scientific and regulatory challenges since the 1940s. This year,...

Lost My Name, the tech-driven kids book publisher, raises $8.5M and partners with Roald...

By Steve O'Hear Lost My Name, the London-based startup that uses tech to create and publish personalised story books for children, has raised $8.5 million in Series B...

Spotify preps to go public with 60M subscribers, outpacing Apple

By Josh Constine,Katie Roof Spotify's singular focus on music sees it adding subscribers faster than the iPhone company with a streaming app on the side. Spotify has added...

Balkan startups offer free housing service after football price-gouging row

By John Biggs Football (or soccer) fans wanting to attend UEFA Super Cup 2017 in Skopje last week found that many of their hotel rooms were cancelled and...

Sick of SoundCloud? Anchor offers podcast transfer with free hosting

By Josh Constine SoundCloud is on shaky financial footing, saying it only has enough money to last a few more months unless someone buys or invests in it....