Hello and welcome back to Equity, TechCrunch’s venture capital-focused podcast (now on Twitter!), where we unpack the numbers behind the headlines. This is an all-time first for the show, it’s an Equity Leftovers.
CRED, a two-year-old startup that is helping credit card users in India improve their financial behaviour, has raised $80 million in a new financing round, a source familiar with the matter told TechCrunch. The new financing round, a Series C for CRED, was led by existing investor DST Global.
A couple of years ago, French President Emmanuel Macron initiated the Tech for Good Summit by inviting 50 tech CEOs to discuss the challenges in the tech industry and make some announcements. Usually, tech CEOs meet ahead of Viva Technology, a tech event in Paris. This year,
Distributed ledger technology (DLT), when applied correctly, can do for a city's infrastructure what existing technologies cannot.
DeepMind, the AI technology company that’s part of Google parent Alphabet, has achieved a significant breakthrough in AI-based protein structure prediction.
The rumors ignited last Thursday that Salesforce had interest in Slack. This morning, CNBC is reporting the deal is all but done and will be announced tomorrow. Chances are, this is going to a big number, but this won’t be Salesforce’s first big acquisition.
Materialize, the SQL streaming database startup built on top of the open source Timely Dataflow project, announced a $32 million Series B investment today led by Kleiner Perkins with participation from Lightspeed Ventures. While it was at it,
Roblox opens its books, Snap makes an acquisition and Pfizer and BioNTech seek regulatory approval for their vaccine. This your Daily Crunch for November 20, 2020. The big story: Roblox is going public The child-friendly gaming company filed confidentially to go public in October,
DoorDash, Affirm, Roblox, Airbnb, C3.ai and Wish all filed to go public in recent days, which means some venture capitalists are having the best week of their lives. Tech companies that go public capture our imagination because they are literal happy endings.
FoodBoss aims to be something like Kayak for online food ordering — the place where you can search across different service and apps to find the lowest prices and fastest delivery times. One limitation, however,
今天，Coursera 宣布与 Google，Instagram 以及其他的500家创业公司合作，丰富原有的 “Specialization” 系列课程，建立一个独立的新品牌 “Capstones”。
Two Aussie inventors have enticed investors like bees to a honeypot with their new beehive creation.
注：腾讯今天发布了“2015微信用户数据报告”，下面是报告的主要内容。 1.微信最新数据总览 截止到2015年第一季度，微信已经覆盖中国 90% 以上的智能手机，月活跃用户达到 5.
谷歌已经确认，将于 9 月 29 日正式召开秋季新品发布会，按照多方面预计，本次发布会上谷歌将于发布正式版本的 Android 6.
There are few films out there that have had as much an impact on the movie-going public as E.T.:The Extra-Terrestrial. On Wednesday, Melissa Mathison, who authored the screenplay passed away at the age of 65 due to complications from cancer. Read more...