10.08.2022
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Working in a foreign startup: features and advice from founders and HR

The Work Abroad channel has been publishing overseas jobs, immigration success stories, and interviews with experts on finding jobs abroad for two years now. Often there are open positions in startups. As a rule, they are friendly written, talk in detail about the future employee’s contribution to the product, and offer a generous relocation package. […]

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How to solve the spam problem? Startup Gated offers to pay for email delivery

The modern user is used to the fact that everything on the Internet is free and accessible – including e-mail with ubiquitous spam. Even though Bill Gates promised to fix this problem back in the 2000s, we still get irrelevant emails. The solution could be Gated, a tool for setting up an email gateway that […]

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Vedomosti: the development of the Kama startup will become the basis for Moskvich electric vehicles

The development of the Kama startup by Kamaz CEO Sergey Kogogin and businessman Ruben Vardanyan is being considered as a platform for Moskvich electric vehicles, the Vedomosti newspaper writes, citing sources.

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Russia-based startup Optic raises first $11M in round led by Kleiner Perkins

The American NFT startup Optic of founders from Russia raised the first $11 million under the leadership of venture capital fund Kleiner Perkins a month after the official launch. The funds will be used to create infrastructure and attract personnel.

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How startup You.com is creating an alternative to Google search

It seems that it is impossible to create an original search engine: Google resources allow you to copy any fresh idea and eliminate a potential competitor. However, Richard Socher, former Chief Scientist at Salesforce, thinks otherwise. His startup You.com offers customizable search that doesn’t waste the user’s time and has already been able to attract […]

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From Idea to Startup: MBM Invites Entrepreneurs to Business Sandbox

On July 18, the State Budgetary Institution “Small Business of Moscow” (MBM) launches a pilot training project “Business Sandbox”, the purpose of which is to help aspiring entrepreneurs with difficulties at the stage of starting a business. The project invites graduates of the MBM Startup School, as well as those who have a well-developed business […]

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Canadian startup Tiggy with Russian roots and investments stopped work

Express grocery delivery service in Canada, Tiggy, with Russian roots and investments, has stopped work. It was founded less than a year ago and raised $6 million in a seed round.

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Rappi mafia: how the first unicorn startup from Colombia created a community of active founders and investors

Rappi is a last mile delivery startup and Colombia’s first unicorn. Its former employees and managers create their own startups (more than 100 projects have already been launched) and help each other with investments. By analogy with the famous “PayPal mafia” they are called “Rappi mafia”. We tell how the community of like-minded people influences […]

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AI-based beauty startup Exely raises $100,000 from club investor Angelsdeck

Startup Exely with founders from Siberia raised $100,000 from Angelsdeck club investor Konstantin Senchenko. The project offers cosmetic products for home care from a beautician after conducting an online diagnosis using artificial intelligence (AI).

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Sports EdTech startup Sportuniver raised 30 million rubles from a consortium of investors

The sports educational project Sportuniver closed the first round of investments for 30 million rubles at an estimate of 200 million rubles. The startup was invested in by a consortium of investors, which is represented by the owner and vice-president of FC Dynamo Vologda, CEO of Skillaz Andrey Krylov.

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