Tag : emerging

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Cannabis has gone from a criminalized drug to a multibillion-dollar global boom in just a few years. Here's everything you need to know about the emerging legal cannabis industry.

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Legal cannabis is one of the world’s newest and most dynamic industries. Since Colorado legalized the drug in 2012, the previously illegal plant has birthed...
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Inside China's ambitious program to dominate the emerging field of quantum technology, overseen by physicist Pan Jian-Wei, as it pours billions into R&D (Jeanne Whalen/Washington Post)

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Jeanne Whalen / Washington Post: Inside China’s ambitious program to dominate the emerging field of quantum technology, overseen by physicist Pan Jian-Wei, as it pours...
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Brazil-based RD Station, a marketing automation platform aimed at SMBs in emerging markets, raises $50M Series D, bringing its total raised to about $90M (Mary Ann Azevedo/Crunchbase News)

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Mary Ann Azevedo / Crunchbase News: Brazil-based RD Station, a marketing automation platform aimed at SMBs in emerging markets, raises $50M Series D, bringing its...
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Thunes, a B2B fintech firm that spun out of TransferTo in Feb., raises $10M Series A led by GGV, to make financial services more accessible in emerging markets (Jon Russell/TechCrunch)

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Jon Russell / TechCrunch: Thunes, a B2B fintech firm that spun out of TransferTo in Feb., raises $10M Series A led by GGV, to make...
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Golden, a Wikipedia-like "knowledge base" built by artificial and human intelligence focused on emerging tech and startups, raises $5M seed from a16z and others (Anthony Ha/TechCrunch)

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Anthony Ha / TechCrunch: Golden, a Wikipedia-like “knowledge base” built by artificial and human intelligence focused on emerging tech and startups, raises $5M seed from...