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Erin Griffith / Wired:
Internal email details Twitter's plans to update rules on abuse, including expanding reporting options, hiding hate symbols behind warnings, more   —  WHEN TWITTER COULD take credit for revolutionary political movements like the Arab Spring, it was easy for the company's executives to joke about their liberal stance on free speech.
Oct 17, 2017, 6:50 PMIn context
Erin Griffith / Fortune:
An overview of proposals on what the VC industry can do to minimize sexual harassment including: zero-tolerance policies, codifying expectations, transparency   —  While the rest of America watched fireworks and ate BBQ, the citizens of Startup Land spent the July 4th holiday weekend glued …
Jul 5, 2017, 9:30 PMIn context
Erin Griffith / Fortune:
3D mapping startup Carmera, which uses delivery fleets to collect data, raises $6.4M led by Matrix Partners   —  This article first appeared in Term Sheet, Fortune's newsletter on deals and dealmakers.  Sign up here.  —  The biggest problem preventing our self-driving future from becoming a self-driving reality is, naturally, humans.
Jun 8, 2017, 4:50 AMIn context
Fortune:
Sources: home design firm Houzz is raising as much as $500M Series E at a valuation of more than $5B   —  This article first appeared in Term Sheet, Fortune's newsletter on deals and dealmakers.  Sign up here.  —  Houzz, an online platform for home remodeling and design services …
Apr 19, 2017, 8:05 AMIn context
Erin Griffith / Fortune:
Sources: Roku in advanced discussions to raise $200M at a post-money valuation of ~$1.5B   —  This article first appeared in Term Sheet, Fortune's newsletter about deals and dealmakers.  Sign up here.  —  Roku is in advanced discussions to raise at least $200 million in new funding …
Feb 24, 2017, 12:45 PMIn context
Erin Griffith / Fortune:
3D printing startup Desktop Metal raises $45M Series C from GV, BMW, and Lowe's, valuing the startup at $305M pre-money   —  This article first appeared in Term Sheet, Fortune's newsletter about deals and dealmakers.  Subscribe here.  —  Two years after it was created, Desktop Metal …
Feb 6, 2017, 6:20 PMIn context
Erin Griffith / Fortune:
How the AppDynamics-Cisco deal came together at the last minute during the startup's IPO roadshow, aided by M&A firm Qatalyst, which worked largely on its own   —  This article first appeared in Term Sheet, Fortune's newsletter about deals and dealmakers.  Subscribe here.
Jan 25, 2017, 12:45 PMIn context
Erin Griffith / Fortune:
As the list of SV startup scandals grows, entrepreneurs' “fake it till you make it” ethos garners continued scrutiny from reporters, while investors defend bets   —  As the list of startup scandals grows, it's time to ask whether entrepreneurs are taking “fake it till you make it” too far.
Dec 28, 2016, 1:35 PMIn context
Erin Griffith / Fortune:
Leaked e-mail: Alphabet donated $30M worth of employee holiday gifts like Chromebooks and phones to charity   —  The employee perks at Google are legendary, and they've always included an over-the-top holiday gift for every employee.  In the past, the company has surprised its 70,000 employees …
Dec 9, 2016, 1:05 PMIn context
Erin Griffith / Fortune:
BuzzFeed buys e-commerce startup Scroll; founder Ben Kaufman now leads BuzzFeed Product Lab, which is turning its NY office into a physical store to test ideas   —  Two years ago, Ben Kaufman, then-CEO of well-funded consumer product startup Quirky, delivered one of the most awkward, and candid …
Nov 22, 2016, 8:35 AMIn context

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