Psychedelics startups counter stereotypes to bring hallucinogens into mental healthcare

LSD, magic mushrooms, MDMA, ketamine, DMT… it’s a suspicious product line for a legitimate business — and psychedelics startups know it. With that in mind, it’s unsurprising that the sector are wary o..

Apple’s rumoured mixed reality headset may be the miracle the European XR industry needs

Apple is a sector definer. While the company rarely creates entirely new products, its hardware ends up being the baseline other devices are measured by. You only need to look at how the iPod, iPhone,..

AI trained on ape DNA predicts genetic disease risks for humans

A group of international researchers has shed further light on genetic variants responsible for human diseases by analysing primate DNA data with a novel AI algorithm. Initially, the scientists sequen..

EU wants to create 100 deep tech unicorns in digital, green push

The European Commission launched a new initiative this week to help 100 deep tech startups become unicorns, as the bloc looks to accelerate growth in green and digital technologies.  “We will identify..

You can now book seats on all-electric flights in Scandinavia — but read the small print

A European airline today opened reservations for its first-ever commercial electric flights — but don’t expect a booking for this year’s summer holiday. Or the next four after that. Scandinavian Airli..

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This building in Amsterdam is almost 100% reusable

Dutch architecture firm MVRDV has completed Matrix One — a 6-storey, energy-efficient, office and laboratory block constructed using over 120,000 reusable components.  The building is the largest of s..

Einride brings its futuristic electric self-driving trucks to the UAE

Einride, a pioneer in electric and autonomous freight transport, is expanding its services to the Middle East, following a collaboration with the UAE government to accelerate the region’s transition t..

What happens when you set your techies free to build the perfect workspace?

No matter who your favourite character was, The Office (both the UK or US versions, lets not get into a fight here) became an iconic series because it played on one thing we all know to be true: offi…..

UK startup taps ChatGPT to launch AI playlist generator

A UK startup has tapped ChatGPT to build a text-to-music playlist generator. The AI system is the brainchild of Uppbeat, an audio platform based in Leeds. Targeting content creators, the feature finds..

Twitter’s withdrawal from disinformation code draws ire of EU politicians

Following a decision to pull Twitter out of the EU’s (voluntary) disinformation Code of Practice last week, the reactions have not been long in coming. Upon receiving the news, the bloc’s industry chi..

AI poses ‘risk of extinction,’ warn European tech luminaries

Some of Europe’s top technologists today joined a global group of IT luminaries in warning that AI could lead to extinction. At just 22 words long, their statement is short and stark: “Mitigating the ..

German startup secures funding for bizarre twisted fusion machine

A German startup has secured its first investment to scale a bizarre twisted-looking fusion machine that could power the world with abundant, clean, and limitless energy.    Proxima Fusion raised €‎7m..

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Want do the EU’s new gender pay gap rules mean for your startup?

It’s been 66 years since the EU first introduced the principle of equal pay for male and female employees conducting work of equal value. Yet, the gender pay gap stubbornly persists in the bloc. Women..

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NBA DraftKings & FanDuel DFS Primer: Tuesday 11/1

After a meager Monday slate, we’re looking at a tiny Tuesday card. We have just four games making up the main slate, and it will leave the player pool extremely thin. The good news is that we have som..
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Brace for sticker shock this summer as high demand drives international airfares to five-year highs

Air Canada says demand is expected to persist, with strong advanced bookings for the remainder of the year. Photo by REUTERS/Chris Helgren Article content Canadians are looking to fly more often bu…..

Yale Psychology Professor on the 6 Ways You're Thinking Wrong--and What You Can Do About Them

1. Don't Be Throttled by Things That Have Always Worked 2. Keep in Mind That Examples Are Just Examples The regression fallacy can happen in job interviews and auditions, and this is where the power..