Bluechip, an African systems integrator with partners like Microsoft and Oracle, is expanding to Europe

It’s not often you hear about African tech companies expanding into Europe. Some examples include fintechs Lidya and Korapay in Eastern Europe and the U.K., respectively. In the latest development, Bluechip Technologies, an African enterprise company that...

Manara gets $3M to grow tech talent pool in the Middle East and North Africa

Edtech startup, Manara, has raised $3 million in pre-seed funding for its cohort-based training ­­platform geared towards growing the tech-talent pool in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region. Manara fashions itself as a social impact edtech startup offering...

The 25 crypto startups that Y Combinator is backing in its W22 batch

Crypto was big at YC this batch. Y Combinator Demo Days returned yet again with another ballooning heap of startups. In the old days, a gaggle of TechCrunch reporters would go to the Demo Day in person, write up the presentations of each startup and hobnob with VCs...