19 08, 2019

SoftBank reportedly plans to lend employees as much as $20 billion to invest in its VC fund – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-08-19T04:29:59+00:00 August 19th, 2019|APPLE, carsharing, ceo, Companies, economy, Masayoshi Son, Microsoft, SoftBank Group, TC, The Wall Street Journal, Uber, Uncategorized, venture capital, Vision Fund, vodafone, WeWork|

SoftBank has a plan to loan up to $20 billion to its employees, including CEO Masayoshi Son, for the purposes of having that [...]

1 08, 2019

Dreading 10x engineers, virtual beings, the fate of Netflix, and Salesforce’s acquisition – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-08-01T04:13:51+00:00 August 1st, 2019|APPLE, Brex, disney, Facebook, Google, Netflix, Pixar, roku, Salesforce, tableau, The Extra Crunch Daily, Uncategorized, WeWork, YouTube|

The dreaded 10x, or, how to handle exceptional employees The reality (myth?) is that there are engineers who are ten times more productive [...]

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 [...]

23 06, 2019

Slack’s IPO, the VCs behind Facebook Libra, founder salaries and trouble in scooter-land – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-06-23T03:42:17+00:00 June 23rd, 2019|Andreessen Horowitz, bird, breakthrough initiatives, direct listing, Equity podcast, Equity transcribed, Facebook, Funding, Fundings & Exits, initial public offering, IPO, Libra, lime, Lyft, Plaid, podcast transcript, revel, Ribbit Capital, Scooter, slack, Startups, TC, Thrive Capital, transcript, Uber, Uncategorized, Union Square Ventures, Venmo, venture capital, WeWork|

Welcome back to this week’s transcribed edition of Equity. This week, TechCrunch’s Danny Crichton filled in for co-host Alex Wilhelm – who was out [...]

30 04, 2019

What we want to know in the We Company (WeWork) S-1 – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-04-30T03:00:29+00:00 April 30th, 2019|Exit, Fundings & Exits, initial public offering, IPO, M&A, Real Estate, Startups, Uncategorized, WeWork|

With news that the We Company (formerly known as WeWork) has officially filed to go public confidentially with the SEC today, there’s a big [...]

16 12, 2018

The limits of coworking – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2018-12-16T01:09:22+00:00 December 16th, 2018|Apps, brick-and-mortar, campsyte, cities, co-working, coffee shops, Collaborative Consumption, community, coworking, croissant, digital nomads, Enterprise, Food, future of work, Government, kettlespace, logistics, marketplace, prop tech, Real Estate, real estate tech, remote work, Remote workers, Restaurants, retail, retailers, SaaS, sharing economy, Social, Spacious, Startups, TC, Uncategorized, Urban Tech, venture capital, WeWork, workbar|

It feels like there’s a WeWork on every street nowadays. Take a walk through midtown Manhattan (please don’t actually) and it might even [...]