29 07, 2019

SoftBank’s second act – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-07-29T04:12:35+00:00 July 29th, 2019|abu dhabi, advisors, alex wilhelm, Amazon Web Services, APPLE, Artificial Intelligence, ashton kutcher, Banking, board member, Brandless, carsharing, ceo, economy, editor, entrepreneurship, finance, Foxconn, Goldman Sachs, huffington, jonathan shieber, Matt Cohler, Microsoft, money, Private Equity, Raisin, ryan graves, Saudi Arabia, Sequoia, Softbank, SoftBank Group, spotify, Startups, Startups Weekly, stripe, taiwan, The Financial Times, thrive global, Uber, Uncategorized, unicorn, venture capital, Vision Fund, vodafone, web services, WeWork|

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

17 07, 2019

UK deep tech VC IQ Capital launches new $125M growth fund, closes third VC fund at $175M – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-07-17T04:00:42+00:00 July 17th, 2019|APPLE, Bristol, cambridge, economy, entrepreneurship, Europe, european union, Facebook, finance, Funderbeam, Funding, Google, IQ Capital Partners, London, National Grid Partners, oracle, Oxford, Paragraf, partech ventures, Private Equity, privitar, TC, Uncategorized, United Kingdom, venture capital|

IQ Capital, a U.K.-based deep tech fund that has invested in startups such as Paragraf, Senseye and Funderbeam, has launched a new $125 [...]

6 07, 2019

PayU, Naspers’ global fintech firm, enters Southeast Asia with acquisition of Red Dot Payment – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-07-06T15:54:44+00:00 July 6th, 2019|africa, Asia, eastern europe, economy, Europe, Facebook, finance, financial services, financial technology, Funding, Fundings & Exits, Google, india, Israel, Japan, latin america, MDI Ventures, money, Naspers, Payments, payu, red dot payment, series B, skype, Southeast Asia, Toivo Annus, Uncategorized|

PayU, the Naspers-owned fintech firm that specializes in emerging markets, is broadening its global reach into Southeast Asia after it announced a deal [...]

6 06, 2019

Step raises $22.5M led by Stripe to build no-fee banking services for teens – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-06-06T15:26:45+00:00 June 6th, 2019|age, alpha, Amazon, api, Bank, Banking, Collaborative Fund, credit cards, crosslink capital, debit card, debit cards, e-commerce, economy, Evolve, finance, financial services, First Data, Jeffrey Katzenberg, mastercard, money, NAS, north america, payment card, Recent Funding, Sesame Ventures, smartphone, Startups, Step, stripe, touchtech, Uncategorized, United States, Will Smith|

The smartphone revolution has well and truly disrupted the world of banking. A wide range of startups have cropped up that have completely [...]

27 04, 2019

A new era for enterprise IT – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-04-27T02:58:48+00:00 April 27th, 2019|Airtable, api, Asana, Atlassian, business process management, Cisco, cloud computing, Column, computing, consumer internet, economy, enterprise software, Google, head, IBM, Larry Ellison, Microsoft, Okta, point-of-sale, Salesforce, salesforce.com, ServiceNow, Uber, Uncategorized, video conferencing, Web browsers, Workday|

Aaron Levie is the Chief Executive Officer of Box. More posts by this contributor Now the cloud wars (really) begin The Industrialist’s Dilemma [...]

12 04, 2019

A deep dive into the Uber S-1 – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-04-12T02:46:09+00:00 April 12th, 2019|Benchmark, carsharing, chief executive officer, commuting, economy, Equity podcast, finance, initial public offering, Kate Clark, Softbank, SoftBank Group, Softbank Vision Fund, Startups, TC, TechCrunch, transport, Transportation, Travis Kalanick, Uber, Uncategorized, venture capital|

 Hello and welcome back to Equity, TechCrunch’s venture capital-focused podcast, where we unpack the numbers behind the headlines. It’s time for another Equity [...]

11 03, 2019

Venture investors and startup execs say they don’t need Elizabeth Warren to defend them from big tech – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-03-11T14:17:43+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Amazon, AT&T, ben narasin, coinbase, Companies, economy, elizabeth warren, entrepreneurship, Facebook, Federal Trade Commission, Google, IBM, kara nortman, Los Angeles, Microsoft, new enterprise associates, Private Equity, social media, Startup company, TC, technology, Technology Development, Uncategorized, United States, upfront ventures, us government, venky ganesan, venture capital, Walmart, world wide web, zappos|

Responding to Elizabeth Warren’s call to regulate and break up some of the nation’s largest technology companies, the venture capitalists that invest in [...]

22 01, 2019

Backing Culture Genesis, T.I. launches Tech Cypha, an investment syndicate for tech deals – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-01-22T13:44:18+00:00 January 22nd, 2019|Amazon, Atlanta, business, Chamillionaire, economy, Entrepreneur, entrepreneurship, finance, Georgia Tech, Los Angeles, Louisiana, NAS, national venture capital association, PillPack, Private Equity, queensbridge venture partners, snoop dogg, Startup company, TC, Tech Cypha, Uncategorized, United States, upfront ventures, venture capital|

With an inaugural investment into the Los Angeles-based entertainment startup Culture Genesis, Clifford Harris Jr., who’s better known as “T.I.”, has launched a new syndicated [...]

25 12, 2018

Four ways to bridge the widening valley of death for startups – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2018-12-25T01:17:37+00:00 December 25th, 2018|advisors, business, Column, economy, entrepreneurship, Softbank, Start-Up Chile, Startup company, Startups, TC, TNT, Uncategorized|

Shahin Farshchi Contributor More posts by this contributor Building a great startup requires more than genius and a great invention Investing in frontier [...]

10 11, 2018

Pure Bit, a South Korean exchange, pulls a $2.8 million exit scam – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2018-11-10T00:42:46+00:00 November 10th, 2018|Blockchain, blockchains, computing, cryptocurrencies, currency, distributed computing, e-commerce, economy, ethereum, sorry, south korea, Startups, TC, thanks, Uncategorized|

Another day, another exit scam. This time it comes to us from South Korea, where an exchange, Pure Bit, has completely shut down [...]