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Alleywatch
1 month ago
NYC startup

The 19 Largest Global Startup Funding Rounds of April 2024

The article provides a list of the largest global startup funding rounds for April 2024, including company names, funding amounts, and key locations like NYC, London, and the US. [ more ]
TechCrunch
1 month ago
Medicine

Rhea reaps $10M more led by Thiel | TechCrunch

Fertility challenges persist globally, with Rhea aiming to bridge gaps in the sector through technology and expansion.
Rhea secures $10 million in funding to acquire more clinics, broaden services, and enhance global team of reproductive health experts. [ more ]
TechCrunch
1 month ago
Artificial intelligence

Exactly.ai secures $4M to help artists use AI to scale up their output | TechCrunch

AI startup Exactly.ai uses generative AI to empower artists to retain ownership of their art and reproduce designs at scale. [ more ]
TechCrunch
1 month ago
European startups

Mental health insurance platform ifeel raises a $20 million Series B | TechCrunch

Mental health impacts work-related illnesses. Ifeel raised $20 million for AI-based mental health platform focusing on prevention and treatment recommendations for businesses. [ more ]
London Business News | Londonlovesbusiness.com
1 month ago
Bootstrapping

How to secure the best business loans for your startup - London Business News | Londonlovesbusiness.com

Understanding financial needs is crucial before applying for a business loan. [ more ]
#venture-capital
Alleywatch
1 month ago
NYC startup

The Weekly Notable Startup Funding Report: 5/28/24

The Weekly Notable Startup Funding Report provides insights on recent funding rounds in various US markets, totaling $1.2B. [ more ]
Alleywatch
1 month ago
NYC startup

The AlleyWatch Startup Daily Funding Report: 5/21/2024

Footprint raised $13M in Series A funding and Metatate raised $1.1M in recent funding for their identity authentication and data privacy platforms. [ more ]
Crunchbase News
2 months ago
Artificial intelligence

The SF Bay Area Has Become The Undisputed Leader In AI Tech And Funding Dollars

San Francisco is the epicenter of artificial intelligence funding and talent, with a significant increase in funding to Bay Area startups. [ more ]
Alleywatch
1 month ago
NYC startup

The AlleyWatch Startup Daily Funding Report: 5/20/2024

Ellipsis Labs raised $20M in Series A funding led by Paradigm. [ more ]
TechCrunch
1 month ago
European startups

OpenseedVC, which backs operators in Africa and Europe starting their companies, reaches first close of $10M fund | TechCrunch

Founder-market fit crucial for startups' success. [ more ]
Alleywatch
2 months ago
NYC startup

The Weekly Notable Startup Funding Report: 5/20/24

The Weekly Notable Startup Funding Report highlights funding rounds of various startups in different markets in the US, totaling $494M. [ more ]
Alleywatch
1 month ago
NYC startup

The Weekly Notable Startup Funding Report: 5/28/24

The Weekly Notable Startup Funding Report provides insights on recent funding rounds in various US markets, totaling $1.2B. [ more ]
Alleywatch
1 month ago
NYC startup

The AlleyWatch Startup Daily Funding Report: 5/21/2024

Footprint raised $13M in Series A funding and Metatate raised $1.1M in recent funding for their identity authentication and data privacy platforms. [ more ]
Crunchbase News
2 months ago
Artificial intelligence

The SF Bay Area Has Become The Undisputed Leader In AI Tech And Funding Dollars

San Francisco is the epicenter of artificial intelligence funding and talent, with a significant increase in funding to Bay Area startups. [ more ]
Alleywatch
1 month ago
NYC startup

The AlleyWatch Startup Daily Funding Report: 5/20/2024

Ellipsis Labs raised $20M in Series A funding led by Paradigm. [ more ]
TechCrunch
1 month ago
European startups

OpenseedVC, which backs operators in Africa and Europe starting their companies, reaches first close of $10M fund | TechCrunch

Founder-market fit crucial for startups' success. [ more ]
Alleywatch
2 months ago
NYC startup

The Weekly Notable Startup Funding Report: 5/20/24

The Weekly Notable Startup Funding Report highlights funding rounds of various startups in different markets in the US, totaling $494M. [ more ]
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Inc.com
1 month ago
Bootstrapping

Your Co-Working Space Is Bleeding Your Business Dry. This Entrepreneur Has a Solution

Every dollar counts for startup founders; minimizing expenses is crucial for success. [ more ]
TechCrunch
1 month ago
Bootstrapping

VCs wanted FarmboxRx to become a meal kit, the company bootstrapped instead | TechCrunch

Bootstrapping can be a strategic choice to maintain focus and avoid being swayed by investor demands. [ more ]
TNW | Deep-Tech
1 month ago
European startups

Swiss startup creates modular device for on-demand cell therapy manufacturing

Automated cell therapy manufacturing with less stress and contamination through modular device. [ more ]
Practical Ecommerce
1 month ago
Marketing

New Ecommerce Tools: May 21, 2024

Companies are enhancing services for ecommerce and omnichannel merchants, focusing on tax compliance, accessibility, inventory, social media management, and order fulfillment. [ more ]
Entrepreneur
2 months ago
European startups

How Much Capital Does Your Startup Need? | Entrepreneur

Determining the right amount of capital is crucial for startup success. [ more ]
#data-management
TechCrunch
2 months ago
Artificial intelligence

Weka raises $140M as the AI boom bolsters data platforms | TechCrunch

Startups addressing data management challenges in AI projects are attracting significant funding, highlighting the industry's struggle with data quality and organization. [ more ]
Alleywatch
3 months ago
NYC startup

The Weekly Notable Startup Funding Report: 4/8/24

Highlighting notable funding rounds in the US ecosystems.
Key funding details for Homebase, Actnano, Read AI, and other startups totaling $542M. [ more ]
TechCrunch
5 months ago
Startup companies

Artie helps companies put data to work faster with real time syncing | TechCrunch

Artie wants to solve the problem of lag in using data by efficiently moving it from databases to data warehouses.
Artie uses Change Data Capture (CDC) and stream processing to perform data syncs in a reliable and efficient way, resulting in low latency and optimized compute costs. [ more ]
TechCrunch
2 months ago
Artificial intelligence

Weka raises $140M as the AI boom bolsters data platforms | TechCrunch

Startups addressing data management challenges in AI projects are attracting significant funding, highlighting the industry's struggle with data quality and organization. [ more ]
Alleywatch
3 months ago
NYC startup

The Weekly Notable Startup Funding Report: 4/8/24

Highlighting notable funding rounds in the US ecosystems.
Key funding details for Homebase, Actnano, Read AI, and other startups totaling $542M. [ more ]
TechCrunch
5 months ago
Startup companies

Artie helps companies put data to work faster with real time syncing | TechCrunch

Artie wants to solve the problem of lag in using data by efficiently moving it from databases to data warehouses.
Artie uses Change Data Capture (CDC) and stream processing to perform data syncs in a reliable and efficient way, resulting in low latency and optimized compute costs. [ more ]
moredata-management
TechCrunch
2 months ago
European startups

Meet PayHOA, a profitable and once-bootstrapped SaaS startup that just landed a $27.5M Series A | TechCrunch

PayHOA, a self-managed HOA software startup, raised a significant series A round due to its profitability and catering to a niche market of volunteer-based organizations. [ more ]
#entrepreneurship
Silicon Canals
2 months ago
European startups

Amsterdam-based startups that raised funding in April 2024; 6 of them are hiring right now

Amsterdam is a thriving hub for startups attracting global investors, providing mentorship, network, and investment opportunities. [ more ]
Alleywatch
2 months ago
NYC startup

The Weekly Notable Startup Funding Report: 4/29/24

The article highlights notable startup funding rounds for the week ending 4/27/24, featuring companies like Perplexity AI, Dripos, and Turnkey, totaling $499.9M in new funding. [ more ]
TechCrunch
3 months ago
Venture

Check out the complete roundtable lineup at TC Early Stage 2024 | TechCrunch

Fan-favorite roundtable sessions at Early Stage offer valuable insights for entrepreneurs.
The roundtable roster features topics such as seed funding, networking, and product development at the event. [ more ]
London Business News | Londonlovesbusiness.com
3 months ago
Venture

VC's share business advice to secure funding in 2024

Only 6% of startups are funded by VCs or angel investors.
Common reasons for VC rejection include lack of scalability, market validation, and leadership team expertise. [ more ]
Alleywatch
4 months ago
Startup companies

The 16 Largest Global Startup Funding Rounds of January 2024

Largest global startup funding rounds for January 2024
PropelME exclusive program for startups [ more ]
Entrepreneur
1 year ago
Bootstrapping

10 Tips For Bootstrapping Your Startup | Entrepreneur

Bootstrapping emphasizes sustainability, independence, and creative problem-solving.
Starting lean with minimal viable products and frugal mindset reduces initial costs and values efficiency. [ more ]
Silicon Canals
2 months ago
European startups

Amsterdam-based startups that raised funding in April 2024; 6 of them are hiring right now

Amsterdam is a thriving hub for startups attracting global investors, providing mentorship, network, and investment opportunities. [ more ]
Alleywatch
2 months ago
NYC startup

The Weekly Notable Startup Funding Report: 4/29/24

The article highlights notable startup funding rounds for the week ending 4/27/24, featuring companies like Perplexity AI, Dripos, and Turnkey, totaling $499.9M in new funding. [ more ]
TechCrunch
3 months ago
Venture

Check out the complete roundtable lineup at TC Early Stage 2024 | TechCrunch

Fan-favorite roundtable sessions at Early Stage offer valuable insights for entrepreneurs.
The roundtable roster features topics such as seed funding, networking, and product development at the event. [ more ]
London Business News | Londonlovesbusiness.com
3 months ago
Venture

VC's share business advice to secure funding in 2024

Only 6% of startups are funded by VCs or angel investors.
Common reasons for VC rejection include lack of scalability, market validation, and leadership team expertise. [ more ]
Alleywatch
4 months ago
Startup companies

The 16 Largest Global Startup Funding Rounds of January 2024

Largest global startup funding rounds for January 2024
PropelME exclusive program for startups [ more ]
Entrepreneur
1 year ago
Bootstrapping

10 Tips For Bootstrapping Your Startup | Entrepreneur

Bootstrapping emphasizes sustainability, independence, and creative problem-solving.
Starting lean with minimal viable products and frugal mindset reduces initial costs and values efficiency. [ more ]
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#venture-funding
Alleywatch
2 months ago
NYC startup

The AlleyWatch Startup Daily Funding Report: 5/13/2024

ByHeart raised $95M in venture funding, while Pepper raised $30M in Series B funding. [ more ]
Alleywatch
4 months ago
NYC startup

The AlleyWatch Startup Daily Funding Report: 3/6/2024

Argyle raised $30M in Venture funding led by Rockefeller Capital Management.
Axonius raised $200M as a Series E extension led by Lightspeed Venture Partners and Accel. [ more ]
Alleywatch
2 months ago
NYC startup

The AlleyWatch Startup Daily Funding Report: 5/13/2024

ByHeart raised $95M in venture funding, while Pepper raised $30M in Series B funding. [ more ]
Alleywatch
4 months ago
NYC startup

The AlleyWatch Startup Daily Funding Report: 3/6/2024

Argyle raised $30M in Venture funding led by Rockefeller Capital Management.
Axonius raised $200M as a Series E extension led by Lightspeed Venture Partners and Accel. [ more ]
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Coindesk
2 months ago
Cryptocurrency

Inside Crypto's 'KOL' Economy: Influencer-Investors Get Special Treatment in Token Deals

KOL rounds involve influencers funding startups for early access and promotion, ushering a new trend in the crypto investment market. [ more ]
TNW | Fintech-Ecommerce
2 months ago
European startups

Tilburg's Mr. Winston raises 600K for its hospitality POS system

Mr. Winston raised €600,000 to develop its POS system and expand into new markets. [ more ]
#tech-ecosystem
Alleywatch
2 months ago
NYC startup

#NYCtech Week in Review: 4/28/24 - 5/4/24

The NYC Tech News for the week ending 5/4 highlighted significant funding rounds for startups like Arbol, beehiiv, The Rounds, and Trovo Health. [ more ]
Alleywatch
3 months ago
NYC startup

The Weekly Notable Startup Funding Report: 4/15/24

The Weekly Notable Startup Funding Report showcases top funding rounds in the US tech ecosystem. [ more ]
Alleywatch
2 months ago
NYC startup

#NYCtech Week in Review: 4/28/24 - 5/4/24

The NYC Tech News for the week ending 5/4 highlighted significant funding rounds for startups like Arbol, beehiiv, The Rounds, and Trovo Health. [ more ]
Alleywatch
3 months ago
NYC startup

The Weekly Notable Startup Funding Report: 4/15/24

The Weekly Notable Startup Funding Report showcases top funding rounds in the US tech ecosystem. [ more ]
moretech-ecosystem
#investment
Alleywatch
2 months ago
NYC startup

The Weekly Notable Startup Funding Report: 5/6/24

The Weekly Notable Startup Funding Report highlights funding rounds for various startups in the US, including Airstack, Altruist, and ARRIS. [ more ]
TechCrunch
3 months ago
Startup companies

Tesla's newsy week, and is fintech having a moment? | TechCrunch

Tesla was a central focus on TechCrunch this week with updates on layoffs and pricing changes coupled with discussions on various startup funding rounds. [ more ]
TechCrunch
3 months ago
Startup companies

HR startup Rippling is in discussions to raise at a $13.4B valuation, up from $11.25B | TechCrunch

Rippling is raising new capital with $200M injection and $670M through share sale, potentially reaching $13.4B valuation. [ more ]
TechCrunch
5 months ago
Startup companies

PayPal Ventures' first AI investment, a credit-based dating app and Robinhood's good week | TechCrunch

New fintech dating app requires minimum 675 credit score.
Robinhood's surprising profit boosts stock prices. [ more ]
Alleywatch
2 months ago
NYC startup

The Weekly Notable Startup Funding Report: 5/6/24

The Weekly Notable Startup Funding Report highlights funding rounds for various startups in the US, including Airstack, Altruist, and ARRIS. [ more ]
TechCrunch
3 months ago
Startup companies

Tesla's newsy week, and is fintech having a moment? | TechCrunch

Tesla was a central focus on TechCrunch this week with updates on layoffs and pricing changes coupled with discussions on various startup funding rounds. [ more ]
TechCrunch
3 months ago
Startup companies

HR startup Rippling is in discussions to raise at a $13.4B valuation, up from $11.25B | TechCrunch

Rippling is raising new capital with $200M injection and $670M through share sale, potentially reaching $13.4B valuation. [ more ]
TechCrunch
5 months ago
Startup companies

PayPal Ventures' first AI investment, a credit-based dating app and Robinhood's good week | TechCrunch

New fintech dating app requires minimum 675 credit score.
Robinhood's surprising profit boosts stock prices. [ more ]
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TNW | Ecosystems
2 months ago
European startups

This week in Dutch tech

Advances in medtech, quantum breakthroughs, and Dutch chip industry boost highlighted in TNW's weekly tech news round-up. [ more ]
InsideEVs
2 months ago
Cars

Rivian Gets $827 Million To Expand Factory For R2 Production

Launching a car company requires significant capital investment, making it less lucrative compared to starting a software company. [ more ]
LawSites
2 months ago
Artificial intelligence

Harvey AI To Move Out Of Early Access Phase, Release More Affordable Versions Of Its Custom AI Models

Generative AI legal tech startup Harvey experienced rapid growth in funding and major partnerships with top firms, positioning itself as a frontrunner in the legal AI sector. [ more ]
Alleywatch
2 months ago
NYC startup

AgentSmyth Raises $2.5M for its AI-Powered Assistant for Equity Research

AI in investment analysis expands data sources, saving time for interpretation. AgentSmyth offers fast, AI-powered financial insights to professionals at $30/day. [ more ]
TechCrunch
2 months ago
Data science

Carbonfact is a carbon management platform designed specifically for the fashion industry | TechCrunch

Carbonfact provides carbon management tool exclusively for the fashion industry, focusing on industry-specific needs for accurate measurements and reporting. [ more ]
Alleywatch
2 months ago
NYC startup

The 17 Largest Global Startup Funding Rounds of March 2024

The article breaks down the largest global startup funding rounds for March 2024, providing insights on the top-funded startups in various regions like NYC, London, and the US. [ more ]
TNW | Deep-Tech
2 months ago
Data science

World-first satellites for commercial science set for launch in 2025

British startup plans to launch science satellites, offering data directly to researchers through membership model. [ more ]
#cybersecurity
TechCrunch
3 months ago
Privacy professionals

Cape dials up $61M from A16Z + more for mobile service that doesn't use personal data | TechCrunch

Cape aims to provide a more secure approach by minimizing the collection of personal data, enhancing privacy protection. [ more ]
TNW | Data-Security
4 months ago
Privacy professionals

Dutch cybersecurity startup bags 36M amid spike in online attacks

Eye Security focuses on providing cyber protection, incident response, and cyber insurance services to small-to-medium sized companies.
The recent funding round led by JPMorgan brings Eye Security's total amount raised to € 57.5mn to help consolidate its presence in the Netherlands, Germany, Belgium, and expand into other European nations. [ more ]
Alleywatch
4 months ago
NYC startup

#NYCtech Week in Review: 3/3/24 - 3/9/24

Axonius raised $200M in Series E extension.
Claroty raised $100M in additional funding. [ more ]
TechCrunch
3 months ago
Privacy professionals

Cape dials up $61M from A16Z + more for mobile service that doesn't use personal data | TechCrunch

Cape aims to provide a more secure approach by minimizing the collection of personal data, enhancing privacy protection. [ more ]
TNW | Data-Security
4 months ago
Privacy professionals

Dutch cybersecurity startup bags 36M amid spike in online attacks

Eye Security focuses on providing cyber protection, incident response, and cyber insurance services to small-to-medium sized companies.
The recent funding round led by JPMorgan brings Eye Security's total amount raised to € 57.5mn to help consolidate its presence in the Netherlands, Germany, Belgium, and expand into other European nations. [ more ]
Alleywatch
4 months ago
NYC startup

#NYCtech Week in Review: 3/3/24 - 3/9/24

Axonius raised $200M in Series E extension.
Claroty raised $100M in additional funding. [ more ]
morecybersecurity
TechCrunch
3 months ago
Startup companies

Introducing the ScaleUp Startups Program at Disrupt 2024 for Series A to B startups | TechCrunch

Access to 10,000 tech leaders and investors without hefty fees
Chance to showcase company, network, and gain visibility [ more ]
TechCrunch
3 months ago
European startups

Y Combinator's latest cohort had only one LatAm startup in large part because of AI | TechCrunch

Y Combinator had a significant drop in Latin American startups in its Winter 2024 batch compared to previous cohorts.
The decline in Latin American startups participating in Y Combinator's batches is notable, potentially impacted by reduced efforts like global outreach tours. [ more ]
TechCrunch
3 months ago
Venture

EarliTec Diagnostics raises $21.5M to help diagnose autism earlier | TechCrunch

One in 36 children in the U.S. has autism, and early diagnosis can significantly impact developmental outcomes.
EarliTec Diagnostics utilizes AI to diagnose autism in children as young as 16 months, with a quick 12-minute test. [ more ]
#fintech
TechCrunch
3 months ago
Startup companies

Sachin Bansal's fintech Navi seeks $2B valuation in its first major external fundraise | TechCrunch

Sachin Bansal in talks to raise funding for Indian fintech startup Navi at a valuation around $2 billion.
Navi has been largely self-funded with Bansal owning 97% of the company, seeking between $200 million and $400 million from investors. [ more ]
TechCrunch
4 months ago
Startup companies

Monzo, the UK challenger bank with 9 million customers, raises $430 million | TechCrunch

Monzo raises $430 million in late stage funding, reaching a $5 billion valuation.
The funding round led by Google's CapitalG signifies resilience amid a decline in European tech funding. [ more ]
TechCrunch
3 months ago
Startup companies

Sachin Bansal's fintech Navi seeks $2B valuation in its first major external fundraise | TechCrunch

Sachin Bansal in talks to raise funding for Indian fintech startup Navi at a valuation around $2 billion.
Navi has been largely self-funded with Bansal owning 97% of the company, seeking between $200 million and $400 million from investors. [ more ]
TechCrunch
4 months ago
Startup companies

Monzo, the UK challenger bank with 9 million customers, raises $430 million | TechCrunch

Monzo raises $430 million in late stage funding, reaching a $5 billion valuation.
The funding round led by Google's CapitalG signifies resilience amid a decline in European tech funding. [ more ]
morefintech
#investment-trends
TechCrunch
3 months ago
Venture

The startup fundraising squeeze could persist as VCs struggle to refill their own coffers | TechCrunch

Startups may still face challenges in fundraising despite IPO window opening and potential interest rate cuts.
VC fundraising is facing hurdles due to challenges in attracting new capital from limited partners, impacting investment in startups. [ more ]
Alleywatch
4 months ago
Startup companies

The Weekly Notable Startup Funding Report: 2/26/24

Notable startup funding rounds highlighted
Diverse range of startups receiving significant investments [ more ]
TechCrunch
3 months ago
Venture

The startup fundraising squeeze could persist as VCs struggle to refill their own coffers | TechCrunch

Startups may still face challenges in fundraising despite IPO window opening and potential interest rate cuts.
VC fundraising is facing hurdles due to challenges in attracting new capital from limited partners, impacting investment in startups. [ more ]
Alleywatch
4 months ago
Startup companies

The Weekly Notable Startup Funding Report: 2/26/24

Notable startup funding rounds highlighted
Diverse range of startups receiving significant investments [ more ]
moreinvestment-trends
#financial-planning
Alleywatch
3 months ago
NYC startup

The Weekly Notable Startup Funding Report: 4/1/24

Various notable startup funding rounds in different ecosystems were highlighted, including Herself, Observe, Activeloop, and others totaling $928M in new funding.
Diverse sectors such as financial planning, price optimization, data structuring, and AI/ML supply chain security received significant funding. [ more ]
TechCrunch
4 months ago
Startup companies

When your cap table makes your startup uninvestable | TechCrunch

Be cautious about sharing detailed financial information in early stages of fundraising.
Equity distribution can significantly impact a startup's ability to raise future funds. [ more ]
Alleywatch
3 months ago
NYC startup

The Weekly Notable Startup Funding Report: 4/1/24

Various notable startup funding rounds in different ecosystems were highlighted, including Herself, Observe, Activeloop, and others totaling $928M in new funding.
Diverse sectors such as financial planning, price optimization, data structuring, and AI/ML supply chain security received significant funding. [ more ]
TechCrunch
4 months ago
Startup companies

When your cap table makes your startup uninvestable | TechCrunch

Be cautious about sharing detailed financial information in early stages of fundraising.
Equity distribution can significantly impact a startup's ability to raise future funds. [ more ]
morefinancial-planning
Alleywatch
3 months ago
NYC startup

The Weekly Notable Startup Funding Report: 3/25/24

Electric vehicle charging startup, AmpUp, raised $277K.
Data intelligence startup, BigID, secured $60.0M funding. [ more ]
TNW | Ecosystems
3 months ago
European startups

German climate tech VC raises 'record-breaking' 300M first fund

World Fund has raised €300M, the largest first-time fund in European climate tech VC history.
The fund focuses on investing in startups developing technology to decarbonize various industries. [ more ]
Yahoo Finance
3 months ago
Artificial intelligence

Open-source AI models released by Tokyo lab Sakana founded by former Google researchers

Novel AI model creation through model merging and evolution-inspired method
Release of Japanese language AI models by Sakana AI [ more ]
Open Data Science - Your News Source for AI, Machine Learning & more
4 months ago
Artificial intelligence

New Startup Hopes to Use AI to Show How Judges Think

Bench IQ offers AI platform for legal professionals to analyze judges' decision-making patterns.
The startup has secured $2.1 million in pre-seed funding from notable venture capital firms and law partners. [ more ]
TechCrunch
4 months ago
Startup companies

The Carevoice raises $10M Series B, bucking the funding slowdown in health tech | TechCrunch

Insurtech companies facing challenges
Shift towards embedded insurance model
Investor interest in startups with good economics [ more ]
resund Startups
4 months ago
European startups

Eletive raised further 2M

Eletive raised €2 million in funding during its last fiscal year
The funding valued Eletive at €39 million, up 66% from two years ago [ more ]
TechCrunch
4 months ago
Remote teams

RemotePass, which helps companies onboard, manage, pay and retain remote workers, raises $5.5M | TechCrunch

Organizations are adapting onboarding procedures for remote employees.
High demand for startups offering HR and payroll tools for remote work. [ more ]
#venture-capitalists
Entrepreneur
4 months ago
Startup companies

Understanding the 6 Different Types of Startup Funding | Entrepreneur

Venture capitalists are not the primary source of funding for early-stage startups.
Accelerators and incubators offer mentorship, advice, resources, and network access to startups. [ more ]
TechCrunch
4 months ago
Startup companies

Why some VCs are pulling back from Europe, Google's AI push, and who is the CEO of Byju's? | TechCrunch

Stocks and crypto prices are mixed globally, big earnings week ahead with companies like Zoom and Salesforce reporting.
U.S.-based venture capitalists face challenges in Europe, Interview Kickstart successfully self-funded before venture capital funding. [ more ]
Entrepreneur
4 months ago
Startup companies

Understanding the 6 Different Types of Startup Funding | Entrepreneur

Venture capitalists are not the primary source of funding for early-stage startups.
Accelerators and incubators offer mentorship, advice, resources, and network access to startups. [ more ]
TechCrunch
4 months ago
Startup companies

Why some VCs are pulling back from Europe, Google's AI push, and who is the CEO of Byju's? | TechCrunch

Stocks and crypto prices are mixed globally, big earnings week ahead with companies like Zoom and Salesforce reporting.
U.S.-based venture capitalists face challenges in Europe, Interview Kickstart successfully self-funded before venture capital funding. [ more ]
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TechCrunch
4 months ago
Startup companies

Coverdash gathers insurance's biggest carriers so SMBs can get coverage in minutes | TechCrunch

Coverdash tripled embedded partners to over 100 in a year.
CEO decided whether to raise unnecessary capital for quicker partner onboarding. [ more ]
TechCrunch
4 months ago
Artificial intelligence

Inkitt, a self-publishing platform using AI to develop bestsellers, books $37M led by Khosla | TechCrunch

AI used to identify and distribute compelling stories
Expansion plans include AI-generated content, multimedia empire, and new ventures like games and audiobooks [ more ]
Entrepreneur
4 months ago
Startup companies

5 Steps For Startups To Overcome the Difficult Funding Market | Entrepreneur

Take actions to ensure business survival during tough venture capital markets.
Venture capital markets saw a significant decline in 2023, making it challenging for startups to raise capital. [ more ]
Entrepreneur
4 months ago
Fundraising

Why Startups Should Not Wait Before Investing in PR | Entrepreneur

Initiate PR early for startups
PR builds credibility for investors [ more ]
TechCrunch
4 months ago
Marketing

AddGlow takes on Reddit, Facebook with community-building software for brands | TechCrunch

Brands lose out on organic traffic by relying on third-party community sites
Owned community can increase retention and organic traffic [ more ]
TechCrunch
4 months ago
Startup companies

This YC alum just raised $31M to build the 'TurboTax for construction permitting' | TechCrunch

Kleiner Perkins led the Series A funding for PermitFlow just over a year after a seed round.
PermitFlow aims to streamline the construction permitting process with end-to-end workflow and automation software. [ more ]
ReadWrite
4 months ago
Artificial intelligence

ElevenLabs to launch AI for the creation of unique sound effects

ElevenLabs introduces AI sound effects for AI-generated video.
ElevenLabs used OpenAI's Sora to create artificially generated sound effects. [ more ]
Alleywatch
4 months ago
NYC startup

The Weekly Notable Startup Funding Report: 2/19/24

1. Diverse Funding Rounds
2. Geographical Distribution of Startups [ more ]
TechCrunch
4 months ago
Startup companies

Building a startup is like building a house | TechCrunch

Start with detailed plans to attract investors.
Investors expect milestones and achievements, not vague promises. [ more ]
TechCrunch
5 months ago
Business intelligence

Motif Analytics brings sequence analytics to growth teams | TechCrunch

Motif Analytics raises $5.7 million in seed funding round
Motif Analytics helps product teams find patterns in user interactions [ more ]
Alleywatch
5 months ago
NYC startup

#NYCtech Week in Review: 1/28/24 - 2/3/24

Benepass raises $20M in funding for its flexible benefits platform
GovDash secures $10.3M in funding for its AI-powered proposal solution for government contractors [ more ]
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