Unicorn Investors, Nimb Panic Ring & More Reading List Highlights

5 hand-picked articles from across the Startup Digest Reading Lists. Sign up to receive great weekly content on various topics from expert curators.


1. Unilever just launched its own co-working space in Singapore

By Michael Tegos – Tech In Asia

Digest: Collaborative Working

Curator: Anna Jagric

Unilever creates a space for startups that influences its product innovation. Read More

More from this reading list: http://eepurl.com/cCGASj


2. We don’t want no Silicon Valley – the Canadian city fighting for a new kind of tech hub

By Filipa Pajević – citymetric.com

Digest: Startup Communities

Curators: Julian Miller, Brad Feld, Shane Reiser

…with a title like that, do you really need commentary from us? Read More

More from this reading list: http://eepurl.com/cCCG7X


3. Unicorn Investors: The Top 5 Firms With the Best Record

By Aaron Orendorff – Entrepreneur.com

Digest: Angel Investor

Curator: Berg Moe

Unicorn. Few words are as celebrated in the tech world – and few, as hated. Read More

More from this reading list: http://eepurl.com/cCBe0j


4. Nimb Panic Ring is a Wearable Safety Alert System

By TechCrunch

Digest: Wearables

Curators: Aashay Mody, Ashish Aggarwal

Nimb is a wearable security system disguised as a ring. The idea is simple: A ring with a panic button sends emergency alerts via Bluetooth to pre-set list of contacts on your phone, including friends, family members, first responders, people nearby and other people you can specify inside the Nimb app. You can pre-order it now for $129. Once fully in production, the price will be $149. Read More

More from this reading list: http://eepurl.com/cCAX_f


5. Wine Australia Unveils App for Vine Water Stress

By Natalie Wang – The Drink Business

Digest: BevTech

Curator: Vincent PÉTRÉ

A “cheap and easy-to-use” smartphone app aims to help grape growers measure the water status of their vines is being tested by wineries across Australia. Read More

More from this reading list: http://eepurl.com/cCA49z


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