COVID-19 vaccines

Illustration of a vaccination shot
By  Laura Lovett 03:07 pm March 10, 2021
It's no secret the COVID-19 vaccines are a scare resource. But the combination of temperature constraints and no shows has led to vaccine waste. A new platform called Dr. B is looking to curb this issue by connecting eligible patients to providers with extra vaccine doses. "All people have to do is register at and they are placed on a queue that is ordered based on local government...
Wingcopter, drones

Credit: Wingcopter

By  Sara Mageit 06:33 am January 28, 2021
Award-winning manufacturer of eVTOL (electric vertical take-off and landing) drones dedicated to humanitarian initaitives, Wingcopter, has secured $22 million (€18M) in Series A funding. The financing round was led by Silicon Valley-based Xplorer Capital, a key investor in autonomous technologies, and Futury Regio Growth Fund, a Germany-based growth capital fund focusing on investments in...