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TechCrunch’s Favorite Things of 2019 - TechCrunch

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TechCrunch’s Favorite Things of 2019 - TechCrunchTechCrunch’s Favorite Things of 2019 - TechCrunchPosted: 27 Dec 2019 12:00 AM PSTEach year the TechCrunch staff gathers together to make a big ol' list of our Favorite Things from that year.As always, we're keeping the definition of "thing" very… open. Maybe it's a physical thing. Maybe it's a thing you listen to, or watch. Maybe it's a thought, or a genre, or a mode. We didn't worry too much about it. It's a list of things that, in a sea of things, stood out to us at the end of the year.This is our list for 2019.Greg Kumparak, EditorParasiteTHIS MOVIE. Oh wow. It's hard to write much without spoiling anything — and really, you want to go in knowing as little as possible, so skip the trailer if you can. Director Bong Joon-ho (The Host, Snowpiercer) is really flexing here, showing his mastery of cinema by sneakily shapeshifting this film from genre to genre as the plot unfolds. Be aware that it g…

Ducey's budget invests In K-12, infrastructure, rural jobs and more - AZ Big Media

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Ducey's budget invests In K-12, infrastructure, rural jobs and more - AZ Big MediaDucey's budget invests In K-12, infrastructure, rural jobs and more - AZ Big MediaPosted: 17 Jan 2020 02:57 PM PST Governor Doug Ducey today released his fiscally responsible, balanced budget for Fiscal Year (FY) 2021. The budget continues to make targeted, sustainable investments in the things that matter such as teacher pay raises, school safety, roads and bridges, rural jobs and technology and public safety, while returning dollars to taxpayers and saving more for the future.This year's budget keeps ongoing spending below the amount of revenue coming in, marking the longest streak of consecutive structural surpluses in Arizona since 2000. The budget ends the fiscal year with a structural balance of $250 million."With a booming economy, hundreds of new residents every day, and our highest credit rating ever, Arizona's finances have never been better," said Governor Du…

“Packers invest in NY-based concussion diagnostics startup - Milwaukee - Milwaukee Business Journal” plus 1 more

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“Packers invest in NY-based concussion diagnostics startup - Milwaukee - Milwaukee Business Journal” plus 1 morePackers invest in NY-based concussion diagnostics startup - Milwaukee - Milwaukee Business JournalPosted: 17 Jan 2020 07:09 AM PST[unable to retrieve full-text content]Packers invest in NY-based concussion diagnostics startup - MilwaukeeMilwaukee Business Journal In the shadow of Amazon and Microsoft, Seattle startups are having a moment - TechCrunchPosted: 30 Dec 2019 12:00 AM PSTVenture capital investment exploded across a number of geographies in 2019 despite the constant threat of an economic downturn.San Francisco, of course, remains the startup epicenter of the world, shutting out all other geographies when it comes to capital invested. Still, other regions continue to grow, raking in more capital this year than ever.In Utah, a new hotbed for startups, companies like Weave, Divvy and MX Technology raised a collective $370 million from private market investors. In the No…

“25 'most-disruptive' Indian startups in 2019 - Gadgets Now” plus 1 more

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“25 'most-disruptive' Indian startups in 2019 - Gadgets Now” plus 1 more25 'most-disruptive' Indian startups in 2019 - Gadgets NowPosted: 30 Dec 2019 12:00 AM PSTCarbon Clean Solutions develops, sells and operates one of the most low-cost technologies to capture carbon emissions. The company claims it is able to capture carbon dioxide emissions at a cost of $40 per tonne, which is half the cost of other existing technologies. CCS' technology is deployed at 38 sites globally and the company has received grants from the US Department of Energy.
...Read more2 / 2625 'most-disruptive' Indian startups in 2019 These are the 25 companies which stood out as the most disruptive in their respective fields according to The Economic Times' 2019's Top 25 Startups list. These ventures range from large consumer internet firms to biotechnology upstarts. Read on to know the names....Read more3 / 26​Chennai-based Kaleidofin, founded in 2017 Kaleidofi…