October 19, 2019

Loot boxes in games are gambling and should be banned for kids, say UK MPs – Tempemail

UK MPs have called for the government to regulate the games industry’s use of loot boxes under current gambling legislation — urging a blanket ban …

Brexit means clear your cookies for democracy – Tempemail

Brexit looks set to further sink the already battered reputation of tracking cookies after a Buzzfeed report yesterday revealed what appears to be a plan …

Despite Brexit, UK startups can compete with Silicon Valley to win tech talent – Tempemail

Mehul Patel is the CEO of Hired , the marketplace that matches tech talent with the world’s most innovative companies. Brexit has taken over discourse …

Adarga closes £5M Series A funding for its Palantir-like AI platform – Tempemail

[Temp Email] AI startup Adarga has closed a £5 million Series A fundraising by Allectus Capital. But this news rather cloaks the fact that it’s …

DHL expands Africa eShop online retail app to 34 countries – Tempemail

[Temp Email] DHL  has expanded its DHL Africa eShop business to 13 additional markets, upping the presence of the global shipping company’s e-commerce platform to …

SoftBank-backed Getaround is raising $200M at a $1.5B+ valuation – Tempemail

Getaround, a used car marketplace and winner of Tempemail Disrupt New York Battlefield 2011, will enter the unicorn club with a roughly $200 million equity …