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Elon Musk's Boring Company finally has a paying customer for its first tunnel project
This fast-growing magazine startup has raised $31 million and has a huge head start on Apple in a $67 billion market
Modern Health just raised $9 million from Kleiner Perkins and Jared Leto to upend how you get mental healthcare at work
Scaleworks acquires AI ecommerce search provider SearchSpring
Future launches $150/mo exercise app where real coaches nag you
Beautystack raises £4M seed to help beauty professionals become financially independent
Jeff Bezos blew off Amazon employees' proposal at the shareholder's meeting and they were miffed: 'This is not the kind of leadership we need' (AMZN)
Top investors say these 11 buzzy, under-the-radar consumer cannabis startups are set to raise fresh rounds and blow up this year
Nectar’s sonar bottle caps could save $50B in stolen booze
After selling his company for $6.5 billion and doing 40 angel investments, Ross Mason is joining an unusual quant-like VC firm
KaiOS raises $50M, hits 100M handsets powered by its feature phone OS
Zendesk acquires Smooch, doubles down on support via messaging apps like WhatsApp
KaiOS raises $50 million to launch its smart feature phone OS in new markets
Comcast Ventures is training startups like Away and Hippo to become TV advertisers and says it could be a competitive advantage in a world awash with VC cash
TransferWise was just valued at $3.5 billion in a Silicon Valley-style deal that shows why Europe's tech scene is maturing fast
TransferWise now valued at $3.5B following a new $292M secondary round
Food delivery startup Dahmakan eats up $5M for expansion in Southeast Asia
This Silicon Valley founder is an expert in designing presentations. Here's what he thinks your startup needs to include in a pitch deck — and what you should leave out.
Biofourmis raises $35M to develop smarter treatments for chronic diseases
New Y Combinator President Geoff Ralston explains why he's so excited about investing in the youngest startups, and his philosophy for helping them to grow (UBER)
The Exit: Getaround’s $300M roadtrip
A tech exec explains how it feels to spend 1.5 years preparing for a $226 million IPO, only to sell to PayPal for $2.2 billion
Kard is a challenger bank for teens
This CEO launched, an AI startup, to fix the hassles he encountered as a software salesman. Now, he just scored another $60 million from ICONIQ and Andreessen Horowitz.
Payment card startup Marqeta confirms $260M round at close to $2B valuation
Al Gore’s environmental sustainability fund has raised $1 billion to pump into new markets focused on health and wealth inequality raises $4M to use computer vision for vehicle damage inspections
10 things in tech you need to know today
This VC investor explains how he finds surprising startups by focusing on the founders' opinions instead of their initial product idea
26 books Bill Gates says you should read this summer
VCs are just starting to invest in companies that move medical care into homes and out of hospitals. We talked to 3 top investors about what's holding them back.
Facebook's CTO is so shaken by the scope of the social network's problems that it has made him cry (FB)
Design startup Canva is now a $2.5 billion company, thanks to the first-ever investment from legendary VC Mary Meeker's new fund
Auth0, a cybersecurity software company started by a Microsoft veteran, scooped up $103 million and says its valuation doubled to over $1 billion in just 12 months (FB, GOOG)
Agtech startup Agrilyst is now Artemis, raises $8M Series A
Y Combinator's cofounder got flamed for using Airbnb's founders as an example of why you don't have to be 'rich kids' to create a tech unicorn
Ikea invests in Livspace, a one-stop platform for interior design based in India
This VC fund is betting $105 million on Texas tech startups as more talent leaves Silicon Valley for the Lone Star State
Here's how an enterprise software vet and his team have built a $1 billion business with $100 million in annual revenue by putting its own twists on Salesforce for big businesses (CRM)
Uber's historic loss, Lyft's abysmal month, Pinterest's earnings disaster: Why the white-hot IPO market is full of duds (UBER, PINS, BYND, ZM, LK, LYFT)
A month after layoffs, Udacity's famous founder says the online school expects to do $100 million in revenue this year
A VC with $575 million to spend lists the 3 qualities startups need to get her funding
Big revenues, huge valuations and major losses: charting the era of the unicorn IPO
I tried Barry’s Bootcamp, the intense fitness class that's become a hub of VC networking and tech deals. I walked out with a lot of sweat but no funding.
Sheryl Sandberg says 60% of male managers are afraid to have a one-on-one meeting with a female employee (FB)
Starbucks’ Chinese nemesis surges 20% in public debut
Cofounders Jen Rubio and Steph Korey built online luggage retailer Away into a $1.4 billion company in just three years. Next up, it wants to be a 'travel brand.'
Under the hood on Zoom’s IPO, with founder and CEO Eric Yuan
Fastly pops in public offering showing that there’s still money for tech IPOs
Evidence is mounting that Uber and Lyft increase traffic congestion. But one startup thinks it has found a way to help — and it's already turning a profit (UBER, LYFT)
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