Borgen Magazine: Drone Reforestation: How New Tech is Rehabilitating Forests

Across the globe, communities are fighting for revitalized tree cover. Biodiversity loss and efforts to mitigate climate change are driving forces for this renewed interest in forests. Unfortunately, high costs in developing economies and poor political resolve in wealthy nations continue to frustrate reforestation efforts. Luckily, innovative start-ups in the U.S. are stepping up, using drone reforestation to radically reduce reforestation costs. These developments now allow private companies to play a forward role in forest revitalization and climate change mitigation.

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Geek Wire: Seattle fintech startup Possible Finance lands $20M to launch ‘safest credit card ever’

May 13, 2022
Possible Finance, a Seattle startup that offers loans, just raised an additional $20 million and plans to launch a new credit card. Read the full article here.

Built in Seattle: AccelByte Raises $60M to Grow Product and Engineering Teams

May 12, 2022
Seattle is known for being a game development hub. The city has been been the birthplace of popular games such as the original Halo and the wildly popular Pokemon Go....

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