Category: Startups

TechCrunch’s Startup Battlefield is coming soon to Lagos, Nigeria

Last year, TechCrunch teamed up with Facebook to bring the Startup Battlefield to Sub-Saharan Africa, an event which we saw hosted at Nairobi, Kenya. This year, they have decided to do it again but this time around they are hosting it in Lagos, Nigeria. According to TechCrunch, Startup Battlefield “brings the world’s top early stage […]

Mesh Wi-Fi startup Eero dismisses 30 staff

A report which appeared on TechCrunch conveys that a mesh startup Eero has dismissed 30 of its staff (roughly 20 percent of its workers). Although the router innovation company refused to comment on giving a figure of its entire workforce, they affirmed that 30 employees were dismissed. In a statement to TechCrunch, an Eero Representative […]

Apple acquires Vancouver-based app development startup Buddybuild

Apple has just bought a Canadian startup Buddybuild, a mobile iteration platform which mainly deals on building integration and debugging tools for iOS developers, according to a statement on the Buddybuild website. Buddybuild said: We’re excited to share that the buddybuild team has joined the Xcode engineering group at Apple to build amazing developer tools […]