Uber, Google Throw Money At Lime

A signature feature of Lime is its huge war chest. It’s a mark of the San Francisco-based company’s deep pockets that it currently has 1000 e-scooters on the streets of...

Cannabis Rush Is On In Oceanside

The push is on to begin legally growing, manufacturing and distributing medical cannabis in Oceanside under an ordinance the city approved last year. So far, 16 applications have been received...

Chinese Innovations Explore Global Prospects

In this photo taken on Jan 9, 2019, people look at watches at the Garmin display on the second day at the 2019 International Consumer Electronics Show in Las...

Lighthouse Labs’ Program To Target Startups Created By Recent Va. College...

The Richmond-based business accelerator Lighthouse Labs is accepting applications for its summer 2019 cohort, which will focus on startups founded by recent graduates of colleges and universities in Virginia. Lighthouse...

San Diego Software Startup PetDesk Raises $12M from Silicon Valley’s PeakSpan

Tech investors are making a big bet on San Diego startup PetDesk, investing $12 million in the software company so it can beef up its online tools for managing...

From Restaurant Cuisine To PBJ: Lettuce Entertain You Teams Up With...

In its first foray into packaged foods, Chicago-based restaurant group Lettuce Entertain You Enterprises is partnering with a snack startup that sells nut-butter-and-jam packs to the nutrition-conscious crowd. Split Nutrition,...

Blockchain-Based Fast Identity Verification Startup Authenteq Raises $5M

Berlin- and Reykjavik, Iceland-based identity management startup Authenteq Ltd. today announced that it has closed a $5 million funding round in just two weeks. This funding represents the first close...

Business Leaders Want Politicians To Stop Fighting Over Wall And Make...

As the longest government shutdown in American history nears its fourth week, a group of business leaders from across the nation met in Miami to discuss a bipartisan solution...

Chula Vista’s Cannabis Marketplace Is Open For Business

Chula Vista's budding marijuana marketplace began to show tangible signs of life this week. After nearly two years of studies, workshops, debate, ordinances, and a public vote, San Diego's second-largest...

Council Report: Fort Worth Prepares For Minority/Women-Owned Business Study

Fort Worth is known for its diversity in business, and one of the reasons is city officials stay on top of the matter, making a concerted effort to ensure...

How Two Detroit Barbershop Owners Landed A Deal With The NFL

Sebastian Jackson smiles when he thinks of the long journey it took to open his flagship Social Club Grooming Co. barbershop in Midtown. Three rejected business plans. A legal battle with...

Wyoming Startups Receive Boost From State Grant Money

The Wyoming Business Council issued the following news: Four startups received $247,600 in funding this month from two new Wyoming Business Council grant programs designed to boost local innovators. As a...