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June 17, 2020
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Exhibit for free at Disrupt 2020: Apply to TC Top Picks

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Looking for a way to get your early-stage startup the massive attention it deserves? Of course, you are. One of the best ways to get in front of thousands of influencers is by exhi....

June 4, 2020
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Zoom and CrowdStrike hang onto 2020 gains despite huge earnings expectations

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Hello and welcome back to our regular morning look at private companies, public markets and the gray space in between. Yesterday after the bell, Zoom and CrowdStrike reported earn....

May 30, 2020
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A 12 year journey ends as Skimlinks is acquired by retail marketing platform Connexity

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Connexity, a lead-gen platform for online retailers, has acquired Skimlinks, a UK platform for publishers to make money through affiliate links. Terms of the deal were undisclosed.....

May 23, 2020
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Why VCs say they’re open for business, even if they’re pausing new deals

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This week Alexia Bonatsos of Dream Machine and Niko Bonatsos of General Catalyst swung by Extra Crunch Live to discuss where they are investing today and what the future might look....

September 1, 2019
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Kaszek Ventures raises $600 million in two funds as Latin America’s startup market booms

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Kaszek Ventures, the investment firm that has been one of the primary architects of the recent boom in startup financing and growth in Latin America, has just raised $600 million a....

September 1, 2019
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Startups Weekly: Peloton’s 29 secret weapons

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Hello and welcome back to Startups Weekly, a weekend newsletter that dives into the week’s noteworthy startups and venture capital news. Before I jump into today’s topic, let....

May 10, 2019
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Meet ‘The Prepared,’ the media company pitching disaster preparedness for everyone

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A little over two years ago, The New Yorker ran a story about the survivalism craze sweeping Silicon Valley. The moneyed elite behind the tools of convenience that make modern lif....

May 9, 2019
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Kargo is disrupting logistics in Myanmar, one of the world’s most challenging countries

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Founders in Seattle recently bemoaned a lack of capital and support when compared to Silicon Valley — what about those building startups in more remote markets? Kargo, a company ....

March 8, 2019
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Africa Roundup: Kenya’s BRCK acquires EveryLayer, Nigeria’s TeamApt eyes global expansion

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Kenyan  communications hardware company BRCK acquired the assets of Nairobi based internet provider Surf and its U.S. parent EveryLayer in a purchase deal of an undisclosed a....