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Kia Kokalitcheva / Axios:
CoinDesk, a site which tracks news and info about digital currency like bitcoin, generated $20M in revenue in the first seven months of 2018 and is profitable   —  CoinDesk is the hottest digital media startup that most people haven't heard of, generating around $20 million in revenue through the first seven months of 2018.
Aug 21, 2018, 10:50 PMIn context
Dan Primack / Axios:
Uber says it has hired Nelson Chai, formerly CEO of Warranty Group and CFO at NYSE and others, as its CFO, a position that's been empty since 2015   —  Uber on Tuesday announced that it has hired veteran Wall Street executive Nelson Chai as chief financial officer, a position that has been empty since 2015.
Aug 21, 2018, 12:08 PMIn context
Dan Primack / Axios:
Slack now valued above $4 billion   —  Enterprise collaboration platform Slack has raised $427 million in new Series H funding at a valuation north of $7.1 billion.  —  Why it's a big deal: Because while Slack is massive (8 million daily active users and over 70k paid teams) …
Aug 21, 2018, 9:10 AMIn context
Dan Primack / Axios:
DoorDash raises $250M at a $4B valuation, says it met or exceeded most of metrics set during its March Series D and had 250% YoY growth in delivery volume   —  Food delivery startup DoorDash on Thursday said it has raised $250 million in new venture capital funding at a $4 billion post-money valuation.
Aug 16, 2018, 5:20 PMIn context
David McCabe / Axios:
Google launches the online searchable library of federal election-related ads it promised US lawmakers last year, but it does not include political “issue ads”   —  Google is rolling out the online library of U.S. political ads it promised lawmakers last year …
Aug 15, 2018, 2:27 PMIn context
Dan Primack / Axios:
Alibaba last week acquired a majority stake in Turkish fashion-focused e-commerce company Trendyol; sources say the deal was for at least $750M   —  Turkey is making news for all the wrong reasons, with the latest being a proposed boycott of U.S. electronic goods like iPhones.
Aug 14, 2018, 12:20 PMIn context
David McCabe / Axios:
Sources: White House officials held a meeting last week with representatives of big tech companies to soothe worries over Trump-led US-China trade war   —  White House officials sought to reassure tech industry representatives at a private meeting last week that the Trump administration's …
Aug 7, 2018, 11:40 AMIn context
Dan Primack / Axios:
LegalZoom announces that it's the subject of a $500M secondary investment; source says the funding values the legal services company at $2B+   —  LegalZoom today announced that it's the subject of a $500 million secondary investment that Axios has learned values the legal services company north of $2 billion.
Jul 31, 2018, 2:00 PMIn context
Axios:
Sources: Yahoo Finance is launching a full-day live video streaming network by the end of the year that will include market and global financial news updates   —  Yahoo Finance is launching a full-day live video streaming network by the end of the year, three sources familiar with the plans tell Axios.
Jul 31, 2018, 8:25 AMIn context
David McCabe / Axios:
Policy paper from Sen. Warner lays out 20 ways to address issues posed by big tech platforms, from putting a price on users' data to mimicking GDPR rules   —  In a policy paper obtained by Axios, Sen. Mark Warner's office laid out 20 different paths to address problems posed by Big Tech platforms …
Jul 30, 2018, 2:25 PMIn context

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