Man serving Lahori breakfast in UK for last 50 years loses life to coronavirus

Hussain was isolating at home after developing symptoms around two weeks ago. A family member confirmed Hussain had closed his restaurant around a month ago after the UK government announced the second phase of a complete lockdown – which ended on December 2.

Health missionary-entrepreneur Sajeev Nair’s Vieroots App holds the promise to futuristic AI-enabled well-being

The Smartphone app, EPLIMO, makes use of Epigenetics to find out the cause of our unhealthy lifestyles and also the future of our bodies. The lifestyle modifications that EPLIMO would suggest would help an individual prevent his problematic genes from getting triggered. EPLIMO is the first-of-its-kind product in the country and, even in the world, […]

Shubham S. Rajpoot, the successful digital entrepreneur and social media influencer known for his knowledge and experience

Just putting your content out there would be of no use if you will not monitor. There are things that might work for some other brand but might not work for yours.This is where the data analytic tools come handy. They help us figure out what is working best for us and even for our […]

7 Successful Entrepreneurs Share Their Company’s Big Pivot

Brian Leventhal, founder of Brooklyn Winery When the idea for Brooklyn Winery was born, it was initially conceptualized as a wine bar with a totally unique make-your-own wine component to the business. The idea was to create an environment that not only served great wine, but allowed guests to intimately partake in the process it […]

Fifteen years and a Nobel Prize later, graphene’s creator is thinking even bigger

Graphene belongs so much to the future that it is already being played down as “hyped up” – which is almost a necessary baptism for any self-respecting new technology. The difficulty of producing it on a large scale and up to tight quality standards, particularly, has led it to be increasingly referred to as a […]

What supporting female founders of color taught me about funding, partnership, and equity

Make connections, and gain the confidence to make the ask Knowing someone helps you break through the traffic of the job market. My mother connected me to the founder of IFundWomen, Karen Cahn, to acquaint me with the city. Karen invited me to meet their four-person team at their first “off-site”—a meeting with a projector […]

Industry seeks sops for PCBA, says $109 billion opportunity

New Delhi: The electronics manufacturing industry has urged the government to roll out a separate incentive scheme for printed circuit board assembly (PCBA), which presents a $109 billion export opportunity for India in the next five years.“We are seeking a separate production-linked incentive (PLI) scheme for PCBAs. RoDTEP should get instituted on PCBs and that […]

What Breed Is Your CEO? Randy Komisar on Leadership and Management

In the life of a company, every dog has its day. So says Randy Komisar, a veteran Silicon Valley venture capitalist and entrepreneur who has spent the last 25 years launching technology startups. Komisar is a partner at Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers where he specializes in working with technology entrepreneurs. “I’m not attracted to […]

Startup decade in full flow thanks to fund commitment

The Vietnam Venture Summit was the venue for announcements on major funding agreements, photo Kim Oanh At the Vietnam Venture Summit 2020 co-organised by the Ministry of Planning and Investment (MPI), the Ministry of Science and Technology, and Golden Gate Venture in Hanoi, 33 venture capital funds committed to pouring $815 million into the Vietnamese […]

Singapore ‘deep tech’ startups face funding hurdle as risks higher

Tong said in an interview with ZDNet: “From a VC perspective, later stage is where things are de-risked. There are many companies in seed stage but very few make it beyond Series B or Series C simply because deep tech is so difficult. With a lot of these deep-tech startups, the technology is often unproven […]