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Open Source Software Startup with Ukrainian Roots Raises $100 million in California, Becomes Unicorn

Open Source Software Startup with Ukrainian Roots Raises $100 million in California, Becomes Unicorn

Last week GitLab, a San Francisco-based open-source software startup founded by Ukrainian entrepreneur Dmitry Zaporozhets, announced the completion of a $100 million Series D round.Led by Iconiq Capital with participation from existing investors GV and Khosla Ventures, the round brought the valuation to “over $1 billion,” and “validated [GitLab’s] position as the world’s first single [...]
Perfectial Grants a Scholarship for APPS.CS Student

Perfectial Grants a Scholarship for APPS.CS Student

Perfectial, a full cycle software development company continues its support of education programs. For the third year in a row, the company grants a scholarship for the Applied Sciences Faculty at Ukrainian Catholic University. Perfectial covers a full tuition cost to one of the students of the Bachelor’s Program in Computer Sciences. “We are devoted [...]
N-iX to Participate in and Sponsor Ukrainian Week London

N-iX to Participate in and Sponsor Ukrainian Week London

N-iX supports and will be presented on Ukrainian Week in London initiated in particular by British-Ukrainian Chamber of Commerce (BUCC).The event will run on October 8-11 at the Savoy Hotel and the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD). Topics prepared are intended to reveal and improve the points of connection between Ukrainian and UK [...]
From Estonia, to India, to the USA, Ukrainian Startup Automates Freight Matching

From Estonia, to India, to the USA, Ukrainian Startup Automates Freight Matching

In a business traditionally dominated by the manual processes of freight brokers, digital freight matching seeks to squeeze out longstanding inefficiencies and hidden fees. It is a supply-chain technology that is fairly new and will potentially change the broker-carrier relationship. Stakh Vozniak, the CEO and co-founder of the Ukrainian startup Cargofy, hopes to play a [...]
Ukraine’s Top 8 Tech Successes Since Last Independence Day

Ukraine’s Top 8 Tech Successes Since Last Independence Day

Those looking to invest in Ukraine need look no further than its tech industry. The information technology industry, including telecoms, is one of the few in Ukraine that’s continually growing — there are major developments to report every year. And since the last Independence Day, Ukraine’s tech has generated a lot of good news — [...]
Lviv Business School and New York Accelerator Aim to Promote FoodTech in Ukraine

Lviv Business School and New York Accelerator Aim to Promote FoodTech in Ukraine

How will Ukraine, which has been historically known as the “breadbasket of Europe” because of its major production of agricultural products, including especially wheat, seize the opportunities of the revolution occurring today in advanced countries in the field of food technologies? As new startups and innovators are disrupting how food is produced, distributed, sold and [...]
Ukraine Going Cashless: Digital Bank Transactions Hit $21 Billion in 2018

Ukraine Going Cashless: Digital Bank Transactions Hit $21 Billion in 2018

Ukrainians with bank cards are gradually giving up the use of cash, according to a report published by the National Bank of Ukraine on Aug. 21 – the first in what is to be a regular series of NBU reports on cashless transactions. In the first six months of 2018, Ukrainians conducted 1.5 billion cashless transactions [...]