Molotov creates a VR coffee shop to watch TV together – TechCrunch

French startup Molotov is slowly becoming the leading platform to stream TV in France. With a single account, you can watch TV on your phone, tablet, computer and set-top box....

Let’s meet in Poland next week – TechCrunch

I’m heading back to Europe to run a pitch-off in Wroclaw and Warsaw, Poland. Are you ready? The Wroclaw event, called In-Ference, is happening on December 17 and you can submit to...

Contentful raises $33.5M for its headless CMS platform – TechCrunch

Contentful, a Berlin- and San Francisco-based startup that provides content management infrastructure for companies like Spotify, Nike, Lyft and others, today announced that it has raised a $33.5 million Series...

How France wants to become a tech giant – TechCrunch

Vive la France — that was the dominant message of the day during a tour of the French tech ecosystem. But is it time to invest in French startups? Around 40...

Flipdish raises €4.8M Series A to wean restaurants off takeout aggregators like Just Eat...

Flipdish, the online ordering and loyalty platform for takeaways and restaurants, has closed a €4.8 million in Series A funding. The round is led by Rocket Internet’s Global Founders Capital,...

Neuron Mobility raises $3.7M to bring e-scooters to Southeast Asia’s cities – TechCrunch

Despite the rise in electric scooters in the U.S., you’d be forgiven for thinking that Asia — the region where bike-sharing foreshadowed the rise of e-scooters — has been left off...

BIOS raises $4.5M to further develop its ‘neural interface’ and new ways to treat...

BIOS, a neural engineering startup originally based out of Cambridge, U.K. and now with an additional newly opened R&D office in Montreal, Canada, has raised $4.5 million in seed...

Agricool raises another $28 million to grow fruits in containers – TechCrunch

French startup Agricool is raising another $28 million round of funding (€25 million). The company is working on containers to grow fruits and vegetables in urban areas, starting with strawberries. Bpifrance,...

Investors still don’t understand the fundamentals of US/China relations – TechCrunch

This weekend, Presidents Donald Trump and Xi Jinping agreed to something of a détente around American tariffs on Chinese goods. Stocks across Asia swooned, for reasons that make no sense...

Let’s meet in Poland this month – TechCrunch

I’ll be heading back to Europe on December 18th to run a pitch-off in Wroclaw, Poland. It’s a bit out of the way but well worth a visit if only...