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Shape Security: How This Unicorn Is Leveraging AI to Tackle Cybersecurity...

Key Takeaway:  Shape Security, which became a unicorn last month after raising...

Battle Royale: Singularity6 Bets That Virtual Worlds Will Outgun Social Networks

Key Takeaway: Virtual gaming worlds may become social networks of the future;...

Astrobotic Shoots for the Moon as NASA Makes Billion-Dollar Bet on...

John Thornton remembers his passion for space being ignited when, in his early teens, the robotic spacecraft Pathfinder landed on Mars with...

Forget Roofracks — Rooftop Solar Panels May Soon Be an Option...

Car shoppers soon may have another option to consider when buying -- whether or not to add solar. While...

Israeli Start-Up Offers Drivers a New Aromatherapy, One That Changes Perceptions

Most car fresheners try masking bad smells, with pine or fruit aromas. But why not subtly change the way the driver perceives...

Color Adds Counseling to Genetic Services, With Eye Toward Better Healthcare...

As sales of consumer genetic tests slow amid rising privacy concerns, Color Genomics has chosen a different path, by focusing on counseling...

Glycomine Lands $33 Million for Trials of Therapy for Rare Genetic...

With a goal to stamp out a rare disease that takes the lives of about one-fifth of the children it affects, biotechnology...

LO3 Showing That Blockchain-Based Energy Networks Aren’t Just Hype

LO3 is seeking nothing less than to transform energy production and distribution with its blockchain-based software, and has heavy-hitting backers willing to...

Energy Tech Start-up Crusoe Aims To Turn Gas Flaring into Useful...

Natural gas flaring is more than just blasts of flames jetting high above the New Jersey Turnpike and gas wells around the...

Biotech Startup Luca Mines Women’s Biome Data to Treat UT Infections,...

When Luca Biologics began operations this spring, it was a startup in name only, since its co-founders had been collecting laboratory data...

Could Aluminium-Air Batteries Cure Electric Vehicle Range Anxiety?

Slowly but surely, the transition to electric vehicles (EVs) is becoming more economic. Since 2010, the battery cost per kilowatt hour has...

U.S. Trails in Converting Manure to Power, But Israeli Start-up May...

While animal manure is piling up around the world, threatening widespread pollution, the U.S. trails Europe and other parts of the world...

Europe Allots $3 Billion to Standardize Health Data for Artificial Intelligence

Europe is looking to revolutionize healthcare with a massive project that would  make millions of patient records available to artificial intelligence algorithms.

Emu Analytics Wants to Use Traffic Data to Make Cities More...

Sensors are everywhere -- on street lights, traffic signals, buried in electric substations -- taking the pulse of a city, measuring its...

Israel’s First Bank in Decades Looks to Help Low-Income Families

Israel’s first new bank in 47 years will be making interest-free and low-interest loans, continuing the social impact tradition of its successor...

Food Scraps, Packing Protein and Profit, Get Second Life

As peas and soy, crickets and fungus are increasingly eyed as sustainable protein sources, a group of entrepreneurs is looking a little...

Sizzling Dubai Takes Lead in District Cooling Systems

As the earth grows hotter, cities are trying to stay cooler -- and the solution so far has been to add more...

Closed Loop Partners Bets on Circular Economy to Redefine $110 Billion...

From waste-sorting robots to a 3-D food printing appliance that cuts waste, Closed Loop Partners is backing products that aim to redefine...

Mightier’s Video Games Aim to Impart Soothing Techniques to ADHD Kids

Many children have been learning their ABCs through video games. Now Mightier wants to help them conquer anxiety and depression disorders using...

Babylon: HealthTech Startup Challenging Britain’s Health Service

Disruptions from Babylon Health’s app are spreading through the U.K.’s National Health Service, with its AI, virtual services and promise of appointments...

Maniv VC Firm Doubling Down on Future of Mobility

Tel Aviv-based venture firm Maniv Mobility, backed by such automotive leaders as Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi, Hyundai and Shell, aims to invest in early stage...

Congruent Ventures Backs Ideas Promising Sustainability Without Compromise

From demolition debris recycling to imitation chicken, Congruent Ventures has taken a markedly different approach to investing than many of its social...

Fairbnb Aims to Be Ethical Alternative to Airbnb

Some of Europe’s most beautiful cities are being overrun by tourists renting through websites including Airbnb, Expedia’s HomeAway and VRBO, destroying the...

Unshackled Ventures Aims to Solve the Unique Challenges of the Immigrant...

From founding groundbreaking companies to fueling the workforce and reinvigorating neighborhoods, immigrants have shaped the U.S. economy since it began. While coming...

Refugee-Founded Blockchain-Powered Identity Platform Raises Seed Capital

A pepperoni pizza delivery to Ter Apel refugee camp in northeastern Holland inspired a Blockchain-powered system that one day may enable millions...

Xooox, British Ridesharing Startup, Offers An Ethical Alternative To Uber

Uber has grown in a decade to become the world’s largest ride-hailing company, with a market cap of $74 billion, and handling...

Investing in Sustainable Farms to Avoid Volatility from Climate Change and...

As President Trump tweets about unfair trade, and climate change reshapes the global weather map, the image of farmland as one of...

Biotech Startup Is Vying to Improve Memory Through Brain Implants

If Nia Therapeutics succeeds, brain chips will enter medical clinics in three years that will  provide memory generation for all patients suffering...

Landed, After Latest Funding, Looks to Expand Teacher Down Payment Program...

Many teachers around the country struggle to purchase a home. In wealthy districts where educators face expensive real estate options, the problems...

How Skilancer Solar Is Fusing AI and Robotics For Next-Gen Cleantech

Clean energy pundits vouch that solar power will eventually leave its dirtier counterpart -- coal -- in the dust. 
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