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Extra Crunch roundup: ‘Nightmare’ security breach, Poshmark’s IPO, crypto boom, more

December 19, 2020 0

The rest of the world may be slowing down as we prepare for Christmas and the new year, but we are not taking our foot

What to expect while fundraising in 2021

December 12, 2020 0

DocSend CEO Russ Heddleston peers into a post-pandemic future Russ Heddleston 15 hours Russ Heddleston Contributor Russ is the co-founder and CEO of DocSend. He

General Catalyst’s Katherine Boyle and Peter Boyce are looking for ‘obsessive’ founders

December 12, 2020 0

General Catalyst has made early bets on some of the biggest companies in tech today, including Airbnb, Lemonade and Warby Parker. We sat down with

Ada Ventures closes first fund at $50M, investing in diverse founders tacking society’s problems

December 9, 2020 0

A year ago this week Ada Ventures — a U.K./Europe-focused VC with an “impact twist” aiming to invest in diverse founders tackling societal problems —

Bristol entrepreneur who exited for $800M doubles-down on the city with deep-tech incubator and VC fund

December 8, 2020 0

Harry Destecroix co-founded Ziylo while studying for his PhD at the University of Bristol. Ziylo, a university spin-out company, developed a synthetic molecule allowing glucose

Why does TechCrunch cover so many early-stage funding rounds?

December 7, 2020 0

Funding-round stories are TechCrunch’s bread and butter. For early-stage companies, the fact that an investor has put thousands, millions (or billions) into an idea that

Enter new markets and embrace a distributed workforce to grow during a pandemic

December 5, 2020 0

Sarah Cole Contributor Sarah Cole is a senior associate in Taylor Wessing‘s Silicon Valley office. She advises mostly North American technology and life sciences companies

Govtech intelligence platform, The Atlas for Cities, bought by Government Executive Media Group

December 3, 2020 0

The Atlas for Cities, the 500 Startups-backed market intelligence platform connecting tech companies with state and local governments, has been acquired by the Growth Catalyst

Strike first, strike hard, no mercy: How emerging managers can win

December 1, 2020 0

TX Zhuo Contributor TX Zhuo is the managing partner of Fika Ventures, focusing on fintech, enterprise software and marketplace opportunities. More posts by this contributor

Union Labs believes uniting VC and corporate expertise can help startups solve ‘hard tech’ problems

December 1, 2020 0

Chris Kim and Nate Williams formed Union Labs with the conviction that investors and companies aren’t collaborating closely enough to ensure the success of the

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