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Best of 2019: How Israel Became a Medical Cannabis Leader

[April 29, 2019] Opening the CannaTech conference earlier this month, former Israeli prime minister Ehud Barak quipped that Israel is now the “land of milk, honey and cannabis.” Given the recent performance of the cannabis-related stocks traded on the Tel-Aviv stock exchange … Continue reading

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Global Distribution of AI Startups

Source: Asgard

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VC Investment in China AI Startups

Lux Research Chinese AI startups received $6.1 billion in VC funding over the past four years – almost 70% more than their U.S. counterparts, which raised $3.6 billion during the same period.

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AI and machine learning startups worldwide raised $13.42 billion so far in 2019

Crunchbase News: A Crunchbase News analysis of venture funding for companies tied to AI and machine learning finds that investment in U.S. startups continues to rise. Companies in the space raised $6.62 billion so far in 2019, which puts us … Continue reading

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Startup Unicorns’ Stock Performance After IPO in 2019

Source: The Hottest IPOs in 2019 HT: @fklivestolearn 

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Big Data Landscape 2016

Matt Turck: VC investment in the space remains vibrant and the first few week of weeks of 2016 saw a flurry of announcements of big founding rounds for late stage Big Data startups: DataDog ($94M), BloomReach ($56M), Qubole ($30M), PlaceIQ ($25M), … Continue reading

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FinTech Startups:The Landscape of Blockchain Companies in Financial Services

Source: Startup Management  HT: Leaders in Pharmaceutical Business Intelligence The Economist: Bitcoin fanatics are enthralled by the libertarian ideal of a pure, digital currency beyond the reach of any central bank. The real innovation is not the digital coins themselves, but … Continue reading

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