Fundings & Exits

Here’s how fast a few dozen startups grew in Q3 2020

October 23, 2020 0

This is about as close to a private company earnings report as we can manage Alex Wilhelm 15 hours Earlier this week I asked startups

Boston startups expand region’s venture capital footprint

October 23, 2020 0

This year has shaken up venture capital, turning a hot early start to 2020 into a glacial period permeated with fear during the early days

Quibi’s shortform life

October 22, 2020 0

Hello and welcome back to Equity, TechCrunch’s venture capital-focused podcast (now on Twitter!), where we unpack the numbers behind the headlines. Myself, along with Danny and

Founders don’t need to be full-time to start raising venture capital

October 21, 2020 0

“More than 50% of our founders still are in their current jobs,” said John Vrionis, co-founder of seed-stage fund Unusual Ventures. The fund, which closed

This serial founder is taking on Carta with cap table management software she says is better for founders

October 21, 2020 0

Yin Wu has co-founded several companies since graduating from Stanford in 2011, including a computer vision company called Double Labs that sold to Microsoft, where

Root targets $6B+ valuation in pending IPO, a boon for insurtech startups

October 20, 2020 0

This morning Root Insurance, a neoinsurance provider that has attracted ample private capital for its auto-insurance business, is targeting a valuation of as much as

Synthetaic raises $3.5M to train AI with synthetic data

October 20, 2020 0

Synthetaic is a startup workign to create data — specifically images — that can be used to train artificial intelligence. Founder and CEO Corey Jaskolski’s

Late-stage deals made Q3 2020 a standout VC quarter for US-based startups

October 19, 2020 0

Investors backed a record 88 megarounds of $100 million or more Alex Wilhelm 11 hours Remember back in March when the VC game was done

Juniper Networks acquires Boston-area AI SD-WAN startup 128 Technology for $450M

October 19, 2020 0

Today Juniper Networks announced it was acquiring smart wide area networking startup 128 Technology for $450 million. This marks the second AI-fueled networking company Juniper

VCs reload ahead of the election as unicorns power ahead

October 18, 2020 0

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