4 05, 2021

HoneyBook raises $155M at $1B+ valuation to help SMBs, freelancers manage their businesses – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2021-05-04T14:31:24+00:00 May 4th, 2021|advisors, articles, battery ventures, business, business models, Canada, ceo, Chelsea Stoner, citi ventures, Co-founder, economy, entrepreneurship, executive, Funding, Fundings & Exits, General Partner, honeybook, New York, norwest venture partners, Payments, productivity tools, Recent Funding, SaaS, small business, Startups, Tel Aviv, Tiger Global Management, Uncategorized, United States, venture capital, Zeev Ventures|

HoneyBook, which has built out a client experience and financial management platform for service-based small businesses and freelancers, announced today that it has [...]

28 04, 2021

Kids-focused fintech Greenlight raises $260M in a16z-led Series D, nearly doubles valuation to $2.3B – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2021-04-28T14:27:57+00:00 April 28th, 2021|Amazon, Andreessen Horowitz, APPLE, Apps, Atlanta, Canapi Ventures, finance, financial services, Funding, Fundings & Exits, goodwater capital, Greenlight, Kard, latin america, leader, Microsoft, morningstar, Owl Ventures, Recent Funding, startup, Startups, TC, Tesla, TTV Capital, Uncategorized, United States, venture capital, wellington management, Y Combinator|

Greenlight, the fintech company that pitches parents on kid-friendly bank accounts, has raised $260 million in a Series D funding round that nearly [...]

27 11, 2019

Brexit ad blitz data firm paid by Vote Leave broke privacy laws, watchdogs find – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-11-27T17:56:29+00:00 November 27th, 2019|Advertising Tech, Aggregate IQ, AggregateIQ, AIQ, Aleksandr Kogan, Artificial Intelligence, BeLeave, Brexit, Cambridge Analytica, Canada, data protection, Europe, Facebook, General Election, political campaigning, Privacy, Social, TC, Uncategorized, United Kingdom, United States, Vote Leave|

A joint investigation by watchdogs in Canada and British Columbia has found that Cambridge Analytica-linked data firm, Aggregate IQ, broke privacy laws in Facebook [...]

23 11, 2019

VTEX, an e-commerce platform used by Walmart, raises $140M led by SoftBank’s LatAm fund – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-11-23T05:53:23+00:00 November 23rd, 2019|api, business, China, Creditas, eCommerce, Europe, Funding, inventory management, latin america, levis, loreal, Motorola, Naspers, north america, oracle, QuintoAndar, Rappi, Recent Funding, Salesforce, salesforce.com, sap, Shopify, Softbank, SoftBank Group, Sony, Startups, TC, Uncategorized, United States, vtex, Walmart|

E-commerce now accounts for 14% of all retail sales, and its growth has led to a rise in the fortunes of startups that [...]

8 11, 2019

Veterans can now use an iPhone to pull up their health records – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-11-08T05:42:33+00:00 November 8th, 2019|APPLE, apple inc, Health, healthcare, ios, iPhone, mobile phones, operating systems, smartphones, TC, Uncategorized, United States|

Apple has teamed up with Veteran Affairs (VA) to allow those who’ve served our country to now access their health records via iPhone. [...]

3 11, 2019

Twitter’s political ads ban is a distraction from the real problem with platforms – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-11-03T17:38:54+00:00 November 3rd, 2019|Advertising Tech, Alex Jones, Artificial Intelligence, behavioral advertising, donald trump, Facebook, fake news, Free Speech, Freedom of Expression, jack dorsey, machine learning, Mark Zuckerberg, online disinformation, Political Advertising, political disinformation, Privacy, Social, social media, TC, Twitter, Uncategorized, United States|

Sometimes it feels as if Internet platforms are turning everything upside down, from politics to publishing, culture to commerce, and of course swapping [...]

31 10, 2019

Bosun Tijani talks strategy as CEO of Africa’s new largest tech hub – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-10-31T17:35:53+00:00 October 31st, 2019|africa, Asia, Bosun Tijani, business, cchub, Co-Creation Hub, Europe, Facebook, Google, iHub, kenya, Lagos, Nairobi, Nigeria, San Francisco, Startups, TC, Uncategorized, United States, web developers|

With CcHub‘s acquisition of iHub in September, Nigerian Bosun Tijani is at the helm of (arguably) the largest tech network in Africa. He [...]

25 09, 2019

Holberton School is coming to Tulsa, Oklahoma – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-09-25T17:00:21+00:00 September 25th, 2019|america, APPLE, Colombia, Facebook, holberton school, Medellin, Oklahoma, San Francisco, TC, tulsa, tunisia, Uncategorized, United States|

Holberton School, the coding school that bills itself as an alternative to college for budding software engineers from all walks of life, keeps [...]

13 09, 2019

America’s largest companies push for federal online privacy laws to circumvent state regulatory efforts – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-09-13T16:50:24+00:00 September 13th, 2019|Amazon, APPLE, california, Congress, Dell, digital rights, financial services, Ford, human rights, IBM, identity management, law, online privacy, Privacy, qualcomm, TC, technology, terms of service, Uncategorized, United States, Walmart|

As California moves ahead with what would be the most restrictive online privacy laws in the nation, the chief executives of some of [...]