Cannabiz Countdown: Can CBD Heal MMA Fighters? (60-Second Video)

Cannabiz Countdown: Can CBD Heal MMA Fighters? (60-Second Video)

Your weekly rundown of the biggest news in the cannabis business. Pls find the link to the original article below Cannabiz Countdown: Can CBD Heal MMA Fighters? (60-Second Video) ByPatrick Carone Techylawyer and...
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SA e-health startup Healthcent raises funding round for expansion

South African e-health startup Healthcent has secured funding from Umkhathi Wethu Ventures and Allan Gray in order to further roll out its products to medical practitioners.Founded three years ago and...
Entrepreneur Elevator Pitch Season 4 Episode 9: 'That's a Flop'

Entrepreneur Elevator Pitch Season 4 Episode 9: ‘That’s a Flop’

Many of the companies in this week's episode still have a lot left to prove. July 31, 2019 2 min read Entrepreneur Elevator Pitch invites ambitious entrepreneurs to step into the Entrepreneur Elevator, then...
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Nigerian VoD company IROKO to focus on subscriber growth after ROK acquisition

Nigerian video-on-demand (VoD) company IROKO is to focus on subscriber growth after selling its ROK film studio to CANAL+ Group, with the aim being to hit the one million user...
LG and Sony are struggling to sell smartphones

LG and Sony are struggling to sell smartphones

Both Sony and LG sold far fewer smartphones last quarter than they did the previous year, according to earnings releases from the two companies. LG reported that sales...
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SA startup ParkUpp launches on-demand parking platform

South African startup ParkUpp has launched an on-demand platform that gives drivers access to safe and secure parking by connecting them to property owners with empty spaces. Initially launched in 2016...
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Applications open for Milan-based FoodTech Accelerator

African startups are invited to apply for the Milan-based FoodTech Accelerator, which matches companies with the business needs of corporate partners.Organised by Deloitte, the FoodTech Accelerator selects up to 10...
LG updates Apple-endorsed UltraFine 5K Display with iPad Pro support

LG updates Apple-endorsed UltraFine 5K Display with iPad Pro support

LG has announced an updated version of its 27-inch UltraFine 5K Display, the monitor that Apple endorsed as the best option for the current generation of MacBook Pros...
Samsung’s profit cut in half on slow sales of memory and flagship phones

Samsung’s profit cut in half on slow sales of memory and flagship phones

Samsung Electronics has released second-quarter earnings results in line with its prior guidance, which is to say that they are not great. Operating profit fell 56 percent year-on-year...
Sony warns PlayStations will cost more if Chinese tariffs continue

Sony warns PlayStations will cost more if Chinese tariffs continue

Sony has warned that PlayStation consoles will become more expensive if the Trump administration goes ahead with higher tariffs on more Chinese exports, the WSJ reports. The Trump...