Startups Weekly: All these startups are raising big rounds

TechCrunch’s Connie Loizos published some interesting stats on seed and Series A financings the coming week, kindnes of data collected by Wing Venture Capital. In short-lived, seed is the new Series A and Series A is the new Series B….

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Can the world’s royals modernize and maintain their thrones?

( CNN) Less than 100 decades ago, the Japanese Emperor was seen as a god in human figure. But over the past three decades, Emperor Akihito has done everything to humanize himself. As a teen, Harry was known for his…

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Death toll rises to 16 after 6.1-magnitude earthquake in Philippines

( CNN) At least 16 parties have died after the Philippines was rattled by two main earthquakes, officials in the country said here on Tuesday.

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A goddess inspired a Taiwanese billionaire to follow Trump’s example

( CNN) Taiwan’s richest male whose corporation is best knows we improving iPhones in China has propelled his hat into the island’s upcoming Presidential hasten. Decoding the China-Taiwan relationship

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14 tons of pangolin scales seized in Singapore in a single smuggling bust

( CNN) Arbiter in Singapore have seized one of the most important ever shipments of pangolin proportions en route to Vietnam, importance an estimated $38.7 million.

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Trump could try to sell North Korea a Vietnam model. But Kim’s unlikely to be buying

Hanoi, Vietnam( CNN) The night before his historic top with US President Donald Trump last June, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un made a surprise strollin downtown Singapore to participated the sees of the rich financier city. General: Little verifiable…

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The female athletes speaking out about South Korean skating’s culture of abuse

Seoul( CNN) The anxious 18 -year-old sits picking furiously at her claws. Illicit spy cam disputes skyrocket in South Korea

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China’s first plant to grow on the moon is already dead

Beijing( CNN) The first embed to be grown on the moon by humen is likely dead before we ran over them, Chinese scientists said Thursday.

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The trust dilemma of continuous background checks

First, background checks at startups, then Huawei’s finance chief is detained, SoftBank’s IPO is subscribed and I am about to record our next publication of TechCrunch Equity. It’s Thursday, December 6, 2018. TechCrunch is experimenting with new content structures. This…

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Taiwan to vote on changing ‘Chinese Taipei’ Olympic name

( CNN) Millions of Taiwanese voters will go to the polls Saturday is to determine whether the island’s Olympic jocks should play under the identify “Taiwan, ” setting up a possible showdown with both the Beijing government and the International…

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