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Manish Singh / TechCrunch:
Khatabook, which helps small Indian businesses digitize bookkeeping and accept payments online, raises $100M Series C at a valuation “close to $600M”   —  Khatabook, a startup that is helping merchants in India digitize their bookkeeping and accept online payments …
Aug 24, 2021, 2:00 AMIn context
Matt Mullenweg:
Automattic closed a new funding round of $288M in February and recently completed a $250M share buyback aimed at current and ex-employees at a $7.5B valuation   —  In February of this year, Automattic closed a new primary funding round of $288M, bringing in some great new partners including BlackRock …
Aug 16, 2021, 2:15 PMIn context
Zoe Schiffer / The Verge:
Daversa, an executive recruitment firm for companies like Instacart and Spotify, is facing allegations of male-on-male harassment and assault in a new lawsuit   —  The company places senior leadership in fast-growing startups to help them become stable, safe work environments
Aug 12, 2021, 2:55 AMIn context
Zoe Schiffer / The Verge:
Labor lawyers say Apple has violated worker protections by shutting down three employee-run surveys on women and underrepresented minorities' pay equity   —  Apple insists it does not have a problem with pay inequality.  Skeptical Apple employees have been trying to verify that claim by sending …
Aug 9, 2021, 7:30 PMIn context
Olga Kharif / Bloomberg:
Binance.US CEO Brian Brooks resigns just over three months after taking up the role, citing “differences over strategic direction”   —  - He cites ‘strategic differences’ in leaving crypto exchange  — The former bank regulator joined trading platform in May
Aug 6, 2021, 6:20 PMIn context
Mary Ann Azevedo / TechCrunch:
SentiLink, which offers identity verification APIs to financial institutions, raises $70M Series B led by Craft Ventures with participation from a16z and others   —  SentiLink, an identity verification technology startup, has raised $70 million in a Series B funding round led by Craft Ventures.
Aug 5, 2021, 7:25 AMIn context
Sifted:
Current and former employees at German grocery delivery startup Gorillas describe arbitrary firings and exploitation of riders and warehouse workers   —  “It's like the new WeWork story,” says Ben*, who joined Gorillas' operations team last summer in Berlin.  —  The comparison to coworking company WeWork is a brutal one.
Aug 2, 2021, 11:30 AMIn context
New Statesman:
Investigation: in the last five years, six EU academic institutes received tens of millions of pounds in funding from Google, Facebook, Amazon, and Microsoft   —  The search giant has provided tens of millions of pounds of funding to academics investigating issues closely related to its business model.
Aug 2, 2021, 11:00 AMIn context
Chaim Gartenberg / The Verge:
A look at Intel's dismal 2020, which saw the delay of its 7nm architecture, Apple's switch to Arm-based chips, and the departure of Jim Keller and other execs   —  In the summer of 2020 Intel seemed poised for triumph.  Then it all went wrong.  “To put it briefly: Intel blew it,” …
Jul 30, 2021, 7:30 PMIn context
Todd Bishop / GeekWire:
LinkedIn posted Q4 revenue of ~$3B, passing the $10B mark in annual revenue for the first time since Microsoft acquisition; Q4 ad revenue was up 97% to $1B+   —  Microsoft's biggest acquisition just joined the ranks of its biggest businesses.  —  Five years after Microsoft announced its intent …
Jul 27, 2021, 9:20 PMIn context

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