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AUrate 2.6 million seed fund

AUrate Secures $2.6M in Seed Round

By Vicki M. Young. Source: WWD. Online fine-jewelry site AUrate has secured $2.6 million in seed financing. The New York-based company sells ethically sourced…

Token ring will let you unlock your car, buy things and unlock laptop

One Token Ring to Authenticate Them All

By Ashley Carman. A company called Token is launching its first product today: the Token Ring. It’s a fingerprint-sensing ring that’s designed to unlock…

Downfall of Uber?

The Uber and the frog

By Jon Evans. How the mighty are fallen. Travis Kalanick is out, and Uber has become something of a headless horseman, with no current…