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Kate Clark / TechCrunch:
Poynt, a developer of smart payment terminals and an open operating system for payment terminals, raises $100M Series C   —  Elavon, a U.S. Bank-owned payment processing company, and National Australia Bank have participated in the $100 million Series C for Poynt, a developer of smart payment terminals …
Nov 13, 2018, 10:30 AMIn context
Kate Clark / TechCrunch:
Lime launches in Australia, starting with a pilot e-scooter project at Monash University in Melbourne and several hundred dockless e-bikes in Sydney   —  The scooter startups are taking over the world — or trying to.  —  Earlier this week, Bird debuted its electric scooters …
Nov 8, 2018, 8:25 AMIn context
Kate Clark / TechCrunch:
Match says Tinder had 4.1M paid users in Q3, up from 3.8M in Q2, and that Tinder's direct revenue is up 100% YoY; Match stock down 8%+ after hours on Q4 outlook   —  Facebook Dating is no challenger to Tinder-owner Match Group (NASDAQ: MTCH), which posted third-quarter earnings per share of 44 cents on Tuesday.
Nov 6, 2018, 7:00 PMIn context
Kate Clark / TechCrunch:
Lime names GV partner Joe Kraus, already on the scooter company's board of directors, as its first COO   —  Lime announced more big hiring news this morning with the appointment of Joe Kraus, a general partner at Alphabet's venture arm GV and an existing member of the bike …
Nov 6, 2018, 12:25 PMIn context
Kate Clark / TechCrunch:
Bird launches e-scooters in London but only on private land in Olympic Park because regulators deem e-scooters illegal under UK's Highway Act of 1835   —  It was only a matter of time before the electric scooters infiltrated the U.K.  —  Today, the well-funded startup Bird is launching …
Nov 6, 2018, 8:35 AMIn context
Kate Clark / TechCrunch:
App performance platform HeadSpin raises $20M Series B at a $500M valuation after exiting stealth last year   —  HeadSpin has closed a $20 million Series B, valuing the provider of mobile application performance software at $500 million.  New investors ICONIQ Capital, Battery Ventures …
Oct 30, 2018, 11:13 AMIn context
Kate Clark / TechCrunch:
Josh Kushner's Thrive Capital has raised $1B for its sixth flagship fund, with $600M allocated for late-stage deals and $400M for early-stage startups   —  Kate Clark @kateclarktweets / 7 hours  —  It's a good week to be Josh Kushner, venture capitalist, founder of the health insurance unicorn Oscar …
Oct 23, 2018, 8:35 PMIn context
Kate Clark / TechCrunch:
Oh My Green, a health-food delivery startup for offices that gives its customers personalized recommendations for meals and snacks, raises $20M seed round   —  Kate Clark @kateclarktweets / 2 days  —  In its first institutional funding round, Oh My Green has raised $20 million from Initialized Capital …
Oct 19, 2018, 10:05 AMIn context
Kate Clark / TechCrunch:
Pinterest revamps product pins, which now include up-to-date pricing and stock info alongside a link to the retailer, “Products like this” suggestions, and more   —  Visual search engine Pinterest is rolling out new features this morning that will make it easier for people to purchase the products on its platform.
Oct 16, 2018, 12:23 PMIn context
Kate Clark / TechCrunch:
AllTrails, an app that helps its 9M+ users share their outdoor experiences, sells a majority stake to Spectrum Equity for $75M, says its app had 12M+ downloads   —  The app for hiking enthusiasts just secured a big round of capital that will help it map more trails worldwide.
Oct 12, 2018, 8:10 PMIn context

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