A pump for drinking water and limited use for irrigating gardens.The SL-PUMP is a direct action pump developed in SierraLeone. It uses a simple pumping principle. It consists of two PE-pipes (diameter approx. 5 cm) put into one another, one slightly larger than the other. At the bottom of each pipe is a non-return valve … Read moreSL PUMP SYSTEM (Salone Pump).
Welcome back to The TechCrunch Exchange, a weekly startups-and-markets newsletter. It’s broadly based on the daily column that appears on Extra Crunch, but free, and made for your weekend reading. Ready? Let’s talk money, startups and spicy IPO rumors. How one VC firm wound up with no-code startups as part of its investing thesis Throughout … Read moreHow one VC firm wound up with no-code startups as part of its investing thesis
BigStock Photo Guest Commentary: Fintech entrepreneurs in the US face many challenges when taking their products to market. They have to contend with outdated regulations that sometimes leave them operating in a legal gray area. Then there is the less-discussed issue of banks denying startups access to essential services, like an account. In most cases, … Read moreThe Right to Be Banked: How fintech entrepreneurs can benefit from a financial inclusion law
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Anupam Datta Contributor Anupam Datta is co-founder, president and chief scientist of Truera, and also a professor at Carnegie Mellon University. Justin Lawyer Contributor Justin Lawyer is chief product officer of Truera and was formerly head of product on Google’s Cloud AI Platform. COVID-19 has disrupted the lives of millions of people and … Read moreHow to diagnose and treat machine learning models afflicted by COVID-19
Special Project founders CEO Sam Lucas (left) and Chief Technology Officer Paul Burton. The two met as undergraduates at Montana State University. (Special Project Photos) It’s not easy to raise more than $2 million in a pre-seed round without a minimally viable product, let alone when the team making the pitch is still in their … Read moreNo company, no product, no problem: Video platform raises $2.3M by leveraging earlier success