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As clinical guidelines shift, heart disease screening startup pulls in $43M Series B

Cleerly Coronary, a company that uses A.I powered imaging to analyze heart scans, announced a $43 million Series B funding this week. The funding comes at a moment when it seems that a new way of screening for heart disease is on its way.  Cleerly was started in 2017 by James K. Min a cardiologist, and the director of the Dalio Institute for Cardiac Imaging at New York Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical College. The company, which uses A.I to analyze detailed CT scans of the heart, h...
Tags: TC, UK, Medicine, Cdc, US, Tech, Cta, Artificial Intelligence, Heart Attack, Disease, Fda, United Healthcare, Radiation, American College of Cardiology, European Society of Cardiology, Imaging


Dear Sophie: What options would allow me to start something on my own?

Sophie Alcorn Contributor Share on Twitter Sophie Alcorn is the founder of Alcorn Immigration Law in Silicon Valley and 2019 Global Law Experts Awards’ “Law Firm of the Year in California for Entrepreneur Immigration Services.” She connects people with the businesses and opportunities that expand their lives. More posts by this contributor Dear Sophie: Is it possible to expand our startup in the US? Dear Sop...
Tags: Startups, TC, Column, California, US, Tech, Diversity, United States, Silicon Valley, Lawyers, Delaware, H-1b Visa, Alcorn, Green Card, Immigration Law, Gorbis


Apple defends its closely-guarded App Store as lawmakers seek to force it to allow apps from anywhere to be installed on iPhones

Apple CEO Tim Cook. AP Photo/Richard Drew Apple warned that allowing iPhones to use apps from outside its App Store is a security risk. The company's comments come as the House debates five bills intended to curb big tech's power. The proposed laws could force Apple to allow apps onto its smartphones from anywhere. See more stories on Insider's business page. Apple said its App Store protects customers from security and privacy risks, and users would be at risk if they were al...
Tags: Apple, Google, Facebook, Politics, News, US, America, Trends, House, Tim Cook, Retail, Antitrust, App Store, Tech Companies, App Store Apple, Tech Insider


$100 million… Leta Capital wants to be a friend to Russian-speaking founders everywhere

It’s become increasingly obvious over the last few years, as Vladimir Putin has tightened his grip on his country, that Russian entrepreneurs who want to engage properly with the rest of the world have had to leave their mother country. Gone are the days when a startup in Russia might attract attention from many Western investors. The same, alas, is true of Russian-speaking Belorussians, many of whom have left the country after brutal crackdowns there. Ukraine’s economy also remains sub-par due ...
Tags: TC, Europe, Business, New York, Technology, London, Vladimir Putin, Entrepreneurship, Russia, US, Articles, Entrepreneur, Tech, Ukraine, Economy, United States


$100 million… Leta Capital wants to be a friend to Russia-speaking founders everywhere

It’s become increasingly obvious over the last few years, as Vladimir Putin has tightened his grip on his country, that Russian entrepreneurs who want to engage properly with the rest of the world have had to leave their mother country. Gone are the days when a startup in Russia might attract attention from many Western investors. The same, alas, is true of Russian-speaking Belorussians, many of whom have left the country after brutal crackdowns there. Ukraine’s economy also remains sub-par due ...
Tags: TC, Europe, Business, UK, New York, Technology, London, Vladimir Putin, Entrepreneurship, Russia, US, Articles, Entrepreneur, Tech, Ukraine, Economy


6 Tools to Help Grow Your Small Business in 2021

“Growth is never by mere chance; it is the result of forces working together”— James Cash Penney.  Understanding the secrets of business growth is the starting point to success.  With small businesses in the US alone, it becomes an uphill battle to stand out among your competitors. If you’re a small business owner looking for a magic wand that gives you a competitive edge, you’re likely to end up being among the 80% of businesses that fail within 18 months of their launch.  Do thes...
Tags: Google, Business, Technology, US, Linkedin, Jeff Bezos, Coca Cola, Right Now, Buzzsumo, James Cash Penney, Priya Jain


A Hospital Algorithm Designed To Predict a Deadly Condition Misses Most Cases

Epic Systems' algorithm for identifying signs of sepsis, an often deadly complication from infections that can lead to organ failure, doesn't work as well as advertised, according to a new study published in JAMA Internal Medicine. The Verge reports: Epic says its alert system can correctly differentiate patients who do and don't have sepsis 76 percent of the time. The new study found it was only right 63 percent of the time. An Epic spokesperson disputed the findings in a statement to Stat News...
Tags: US, Tech, Michigan, Singh, Michigan Medicine, Stat News, Karandeep Singh, JAMA Internal Medicine The Verge


I was a Division I college football player. The Supreme Court's NCAA ruling isn't just a huge moment for college athletes - it's a major warning to America's biggest businesses.

Head coach KC Keeler of the Sam Houston State Bearkats before the game against the South Dakota State Jackrabbits during the Division I FCS Football Championship held at Toyota Stadium on May 16, 2021 in Frisco, Texas. Andy Hancock/NCAA Photos/Getty Images The Supreme Court's unanimous ruling on the NCAA's benefits limit for athletes is a big deal. The decision weakens the NCAA's grip on college sports and could open the door to fair compensation for athletes. It also sends a s...
Tags: Google, Supreme Court, Scotus, Senate, Court, US, Alabama, America, Trends, South Dakota, House, Ncaa, Department Of Justice, Duke, Justice Department, Federal Trade Commission


10 things you need to know before the opening bell

Scott Olson/Getty Images Welcome to 10 Things Before the Opening Bell. Sign up here to get the day's top stock and crypto news in your inbox every morning.Sign up for Insider Investing for your weekly markets analysis.1. US stock futures rise after the Fed's head Jerome Powell soothes inflation concerns. See what markets are doing today.2. Microsoft hits a $2 trillion market valuation. The tech giant became the second US-listed company to reach that level after Apple.3. Oil could s...
Tags: Apple, Microsoft, US, Trends, Bank Of America, Un, Goldman Sachs, Goldman, EIA, Fed, Jpmorgan, Scott Olson Getty, Jerome Powell, Eric Rosengren, Boston Fed, Jeremy Grantham


Microsoft hits a $2 trillion market valuation for the first time, second only to Apple

Microsoft CEO, Satya Nadella. Stephen Brashear/Getty Images Microsoft became the second US-listed company to hit a $2 trillion market valuation after Apple. Investors expect its lead in cloud computing to keep its success going, amid remote working. Amazon's market cap reached $1.77 trillion on Tuesday, while Alphabet logged $1.67 trillion. Sign up here for our daily newsletter, 10 Things Before the Opening Bell. Microsoft crossed the $2 trillion market-valuation threshold on Tuesday, ...
Tags: Apple, Google, Amazon, New York, Microsoft, Saudi Arabia, Satya Nadella, US, Trends, Ibm, Blackrock, Saudi Aramco, Tadawul, Wedbush, Ives, Redmond


Facebook granted patent for 'artificial reality' baseball cap. Repeat, an 'artificial reality' baseball cap

Yeah, y'know, Google Glass wasn't nearly obnoxious enough Facebook has been awarded a US patent titled "Artificial reality hat," which consists of a display screen that hangs from the brim of a cap, as if it were a havelock worn backward.…
Tags: Google, Facebook, US, Software


100+ last-minute Prime Day Deals not to miss, including Instant Pots, Samsung Galaxy phones, and AirPods

If you buy through our links, we may earn money from affiliate partners. Learn more. What to buy on Amazon Prime Day 2021 SOPA Images/Getty Images Amazon Prime Day 2021 ends in a few hours, but there are still big last-minute deals available. Prime members can snag some of the lowest prices of the year on tech, kitchen gadgets, and more. Want more great deals from Insider Reviews? Sign up for our newsletter here. Table of Contents: Masthead Sticky Amazon Prime Day 2021 is in its final h...
Tags: Reviews, Apple, Amazon, Deals, Facebook, UK, Australia, US, Samsung, Sales, Trends, Walmart, Tech Deals, Logitech, Nintendo, Toshiba


Prime Day is almost over, but there's still huge last-minute savings to be found on Instant Pots, Vitamix Blenders, Airpods, Smart home locks, and more

If you buy through our links, we may earn money from affiliate partners. Learn more. What to buy on Amazon Prime Day 2021 SOPA Images/Getty Images Amazon Prime Day 2021 ends in a few hours, but there are still great last-minute deals available. Prime members can snag some of the lowest prices of the year on tech, home goods, and more. Want more great deals from Insider Reviews? Sign up for our newsletter here. Table of Contents: Masthead Sticky Amazon Prime Day 2021 ends tonight, but th...
Tags: Reviews, Apple, Amazon, Deals, Facebook, UK, Australia, US, Samsung, Sales, Trends, Walmart, Tech Deals, Logitech, Nintendo, Toshiba


US appears to seize web domains for Iranian state media outlets, including PressTV

This undated photo provided by Iranian state television's English-language service, Press TV, shows American-born news anchor Marzieh Hashemi at studio in Tehran, Iran. Press TV via AP Press TV is an English-language propaganda operation created by the Iranian government. The outlet, based in Tehran, was founded in 2007. It continues to operate on Facebook and Twitter. See more stories on Insider's business page. The website for the Iranian government's English-language propaga...
Tags: Google, Facebook, Politics, Washington, US, International, Trends, Iran, Cnn, Fbi, United States, Associated Press, Tehran, Charles Davis, Federal Bureau of Investigation, Islamic Republic


The best Prime Day deals you can still get today include big discounts on AirPods Pro, 4K TVs, Levi's jeans, Roombas, and more

If you buy through our links, we may earn money from affiliate partners. Learn more. What to buy on Amazon Prime Day 2021 SOPA Images/Getty Images Amazon Prime Day 2021 ends tonight, but great deals available across all categories are plentiful. Prime members can get some of the lowest prices of the year on tech, home goods, and more. Want more great deals from Insider Reviews? Sign up for our newsletter here. Table of Contents: Masthead Sticky Amazon Prime Day 2021 ends tonight, but th...
Tags: Reviews, Apple, Amazon, Deals, Facebook, UK, Australia, US, Samsung, Sales, Trends, Walmart, Tech Deals, Logitech, Nintendo, Toshiba


Facebook adds Shops to WhatsApp, among other e-commerce updates

Facebook is making it even easier to buy stuff while you scroll past photos of your high school lab partner’s dog. Yes, Instagram Shops and Facebook Marketplace are already displayed prominently on the apps’ bottom navigation tabs. But now, you can shop on WhatsApp too, along with other updates. Today on a Live Audio Room, CEO Mark Zuckerberg announced three e-commerce updates that are coming to Facebook products: Shops on WhatsApp and Marketplace, Shops Ads, and Instagram Visual Search. “More t...
Tags: TC, Facebook, Apps, Mark Zuckerberg, Pinterest, Instagram, Shopping, US, Social Media, Tech, Social Media Marketing, E-commerce, Ceo, Whatsapp, Artificial Intelligence, Software


Nasdaq closes at a record as Fed's Powell reiterates that rising inflation is transitory

Spencer Platt/Getty Images US stocks climbed Tuesday as investors digested messaging from the Federal Reserve. Fed chairman Jerome Powell reiterated that inflation will be transitory in a congressional testimony. Bitcoin slid below $30,000 for the first time since January. Sign up here for our daily newsletter, 10 Things Before the Opening Bell. US stocks ticked higher after the Federal Reserve chair reiterated his outlook that inflationary pressures will be transitory. In a testimony t...
Tags: Apple, Microsoft, US, America, Trends, Gold, CIO, Markets, Oil Prices, Federal Reserve, Nasdaq, Dow, S&P 500, Fed, Powell, Jerome Powell


Iran Alleges State-Linked News Websites Were Seized by the US

Iran alleges that the U.S. State Department seized the websites of some of the country's major news networks, hours after a message on several state-run Iranian news websites claimed they were "seized by the United States Government," the Islamic Republic of Iran News Network said in a statement on its website. From a report: The statement alleges the move was part of a larger-scale crackdown by the U.S. government on news websites linked to what Iran calls the 'Axis of Resistance,' which includ...
Tags: US, Tech, Iran, United States, Hamas, U S State Department, Islamic Republic of Iran News Network, Al Alam News, Al Kawthar


Best Prime Day deals you can still get today - don't miss out on Kindle Unlimited, AirPods Pro, and Sony OLED TV

If you buy through our links, we may earn money from affiliate partners. Learn more. What to buy on Amazon Prime Day 2021 SOPA Images/Getty Images Amazon Prime Day 2021 ends tonight, but great deals available across all categories are plentiful. Prime members can get some of the lowest prices of the year on tech, home goods, and more. Want more great deals from Insider Reviews? Sign up for our newsletter here. Table of Contents: Masthead Sticky Amazon Prime Day 2021 is coming to an end ...
Tags: Reviews, Apple, Amazon, Deals, Facebook, UK, Australia, US, Samsung, Sales, Trends, Walmart, Tech Deals, Logitech, Nintendo, Toshiba


Max Q — China’s space station gets a staff

Max Q is a weekly newsletter from TechCrunch all about space. Sign up here to receive it weekly on Mondays in your inbox. This week, China started staffing up its own space station, and Rocket Lab got the nod from NASA to develop small satellites for the purposes of exploring Mars. Meanwhile, space startups continue to raise money and it doesn’t look like the pace of that is going to slow much heading into summer. China delivers 3 astronauts to its space station Image Credits: China News Ser...
Tags: TC, Space, China, US, Tech, Nasa, Earth, Flight, International Space Station, Agriculture, European Space Agency, Space Exploration, Wildfire, Mars, Astronaut, Iss


The best Amazon Prime Day 2021 deals you can still get right now. Save on AirPods Pro, Instant Pot, and iPad.

If you buy through our links, we may earn money from affiliate partners. Learn more. What to buy on Amazon Prime Day 2021 SOPA Images/Getty Images Amazon Prime Day 2021 ends tonight, but great deals available across all categories are plentiful. Prime members can get some of the lowest prices of the year on tech, home goods, and more. Want more great deals from Insider Reviews? Sign up for our newsletter here. Table of Contents: Masthead Sticky Amazon Prime Day 2021 is coming to an end ...
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Best Prime Day 2021 deals still available: Save on AirPods Pro, Instant Pot, and Kindle

If you buy through our links, we may earn money from affiliate partners. Learn more. What to buy on Amazon Prime Day 2021 Sundry Photography/Shutterstock Amazon Prime Day 2021 ends tonight and has great deals available across all categories. Prime members can get some of the lowest prices of the year on tech, home goods, and more. Want more great deals from Insider Reviews? Sign up for our newsletter here. Table of Contents: Masthead Sticky Amazon Prime Day 2021 is still going strong, a...
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Hedge Fund That Bet Against GameStop Shuts Down

A London-based hedge fund that suffered losses betting against US retailer GameStop during the first meme stock rally in January is shutting its doors [Editor's note: the link may be paywalled; alternative source]. From a report: White Square Capital, run by former Paulson & Co trader Florian Kronawitter, told investors that it would shut its main fund and return capital this month after a review of its business model, according to people familiar with the fund and a letter to investors. White S...
Tags: London, US, Tech, Reddit, Gamestop, Cohen, Steve Cohen, Ken Griffin, Melvin, Paulson Co, Julian Robertson, Melvin Capital, Gabe Plotkin, AMC Entertainment, White Square, Glen Kacher


Google insiders say they're unhappy with its risk-averse style as the company grows, with 36 VPs quitting in a year

Google CEO Sundar Pichai testifies before the House Judiciary Committee in 2018 Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images Google CEO Sundar Pichai is facing criticism from senior employees frustrated by his 'risk-averse' leadership. The New York Times found that more than 30 Google VPs have quit the company in the past year. Others defended Pichai for his decision-making, and willingness to shut down moonshot 'vanity projects.' See more stories on Insider's business page. Goog...
Tags: Google, Technology, US, Trends, Eu, New York Times, Pentagon, Times, Sundar Pichai, Loon, Alphabet, Pichai, Larry, House Judiciary Committee, David Baker, Caesar Sengupta


Best Amazon Prime Day deals still available. Don't miss out on AirPods Pro, Instant Pot, and Kindle deals

If you buy through our links, we may earn money from affiliate partners. Learn more. What to buy on Amazon Prime Day 2021 Sundry Photography/Shutterstock Amazon Prime Day 2021 ends today June 22 and has great deals available across all categories. Prime members can get some of the lowest prices of the year on tech, home goods, and more. Want more great deals from Insider Reviews? Sign up for our newsletter here. Table of Contents: Masthead Sticky Amazon Prime Day 2021 is still going str...
Tags: Reviews, Apple, Amazon, Deals, Facebook, UK, Australia, US, Samsung, Sales, Trends, Walmart, Tech Deals, Logitech, Nintendo, Toshiba


How Much Money do YouTubers Make?

With more than 2 billion registered users each day, YouTube is the top video platform in the US. Lots of businesses already use it for marketing videos. And some may even browse content for helpful tutorials or information. But it can also be a source of revenue. Content creators, influencers, and companies make lots of money on YouTube each day. But the exact amount varies based on numerous factors. Here’s an explanation for those interested in starting a YouTube channel. Minimum Requirements...
Tags: Google, Youtube, US, Sales, Social Media, Middleton, Cpc, PAUL, Jake, Logan, Amazon Associates, Nastya, Fong, Logan Paul, Partner Program, Daniel Middleton


If you love voice messaging, you’ll love Squad

Squad used to be an app that connected people with similar interests for in-person meetups. Then the coronavirus pandemic hit. While most social apps thrived under these conditions — people craved digital connection more than ever — Squad couldn’t operate. Founder Isa Watson didn’t know how long the world would be in shutdown. Instead of waiting for a return to normalcy, she shifted the scope of the app entirely.   Today, Squad relaunches as an audio-based social app that aims to help users...
Tags: Facebook, Apps, Instagram, Imessage, US, Social Media, Tech, Whatsapp, Software, United States, Computing, Venture Capital, Squad, Watson, Silicon Valley, Isa


The incredible life and career of Sean Parker, who got his start as a teenage hacker before cofounding Napster, netting billions from Facebook, and becoming a political megadonor

Sean Parker. Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP Sean Parker got his start as a teenage hacker before cofounding Napster in 1999. He joined Facebook in its early days, becoming the founding president of the site at 24. Now, the 41-year-old billionaire funds philanthropic causes and donates to political candidates. See more stories on Insider's business page. Sean Parker found massive success at an incredibly young age.At 19, he cofounded Napster, a file-sharing service that would change how th...
Tags: Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg, Spotify, Obama, New York City, US, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Trends, Tech, Features, Fbi, Washington Dc, New York Times, Peter Thiel, PAC


EU puts out final guidance on data transfers to third countries

The European Data Protection Board (EDPB) published its final recommendations yesterday setting on guidance for making transfers of personal data to third countries to comply with EU data protection rules in light of last summer’s landmark CJEU ruling (aka Schrems II). The long and short of these recommendations — which are fairly long; running to 48 pages — is that some data transfers to third countries will simply not be possible to (legally) carry out. Despite the continued existence of legal...
Tags: Facebook, Europe, UK, Microsoft, Nsa, China, Germany, India, US, Tech, Eu, Edward Snowden, Commission, Aws, King Canute, Schrems


'Big Short' investor Michael Burry deleted his Twitter profile again - days after warning of a massive bubble and epic market crash

Michael Burry. Photo by Kevin Mazur/WireImage Michael Burry deleted his Twitter profile again after issuing a slew of dire warnings. "The Big Short" investor warned of a huge market bubble and predicted a brutal crash. Burry rang the alarm on crypto, meme stocks, inflation, and the Fed in tweets over the past week. See more stories on Insider's business page. Michael Burry deleted his Twitter account on Monday after sounding the alarm on a colossal bubble in asset prices and predicting...
Tags: Google, Facebook, US, Trends, Aig, Goldman Sachs, Christian Bale, Federal Reserve, Michael Lewis, Gamestop, Fed, Michael Burry, Burry, Theron Mohamed, Kevin Mazur WireImage Michael Burry



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