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Tennis-Second seed Jabeur sent packing by Vondrousova in second

MELBOURNE (Reuters) – Second seed Ons Jabeur crashed out of the second round of the Australian Open after an error-strewn display in a 6-1 5-7 6-1 loss to former French Open finalist Marketa Vondrousova on Thursday. The Tunisian, who stormed up the rankings last year after runs to the final at Wimbledon and the U.S. […]

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Web3 Studio Sortium Raises $7.8M in Seed Round

The funding was revealed in a filing with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) and the details, including Arca’s participation, were confirmed by Sortium CEO Marc Seal in an interview with CoinDesk. Seal didn’t specify who the other investors were, but said the group included other crypto-native firms. Source link

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LIVE: Kokkinakis threatens upset over top seed

Watch the Adelaide International and Hobart International, live and exclusive on 9Now and Stan Sport WEDNESDAY HIGHLIGHTS (all AEDT and estimated start times) Frances Tiafoe def by Dominic Thiem, 6-7(4-7), 2-6, at the Kooyong Classic John Millman def by Alejandro Davidovich-Fokina, 3-6, 3-6, at the Adelaide International Andy Murray def Zhang Zhizhen, 2-6, 6-3, 10-2, […]

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CRISPR QC Closes Seed Round at $1.6M and Appoints George Bon…

SAN DIEGO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–On January 9th 2023, CRISPR QC has announced that they have closed their Seed Round at $1.6M and appoints George Bonaros to Board of Directors to fuel commercial growth of their CRISPR Analytics Platform. The round was led by Serra Ventures. CRISPR QC’s CRISPR Analytics Platform provides new dimensions of data and analytics […]

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Kansas City Chiefs clinch No 1 seed in AFC with 31-13 win over

The final NFL Sunday of the regular season sees the Patriots travel to the Bills, needing a win to book a playoff spot; the Eagles can clinch the NFC No 1 seed with a home win over the Giants and the Packers host the Lions as part of a ‘wild card’ battle – live on […]

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No.1 seed Gauff eases into Auckland semifinals

No.1 seed Coco Gauff of the United States booked a spot in the ASB Classic semifinals for the first time, ending the run of comeback queen Zhu Lin of China with a 6-3, 6-2 victory on Friday in Auckland. Zhu had executed come-from-behind wins over No.6 seed Madison Brengle and former World No.1 Venus Williams […]

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Another blow for ASB Classic as No 2 seed withdraws

The ASB Classic has suffered a blow to the men’s field, with world No 11 Holger Rune withdrawing from the tournament. The Danish star was scheduled to come into the tournament as the second seed behind Norwegian Casper Ruud, but will now not appear at the Auckland tournament. Instead, Rune has gone straight to Australia […]

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Web3 mobile game Dogami receives $14M in seed funding

Web3 mobile gaming company Dogami has announced the completion of a seed funding round, securing $14 million. European tech investor XAnge led the round with $7 million. The company previously amassed $6 million from industry leaders such as Ubisoft, Animoca Brands, The Sandbox Co-Founders, Draper Goren Holm, Tezos, and GSR in January 2022. Dogami has […]

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Web3 Identity Solution Nametag Secures Seed Round Led by OKX

Quick take: Nametag has announced a $2 million seed round co-led by OKX Ventures and GSRV. The company is building a web3 identity solution to help users manage their own identities online. Web3 IDs leverage trustless communications to authorise transactions without parties having to reveal key personal information. Nametag has become the latest web3 startup […]

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Axelar officially raises $60M seed funding for future Web3

Axelar, which happens to be a prime entity related to infrastructure projects which offer safe and secure interchain communication, has officially announced putting aside an amount of $60 million in the form of funding. However, this has been done through the Axelar Ecosystem Startup Funding Program that they run to give the required push and […]