Everything seems to be connected nowadays, and that’s a good thing, especially for those of you that don’t like to get up from a comfortable seat.
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Even your doorbell can be WiFi connected. Take the Ring Video Doorbell 2 for example. This device…
In this week’s startups newsletter: Y Combinator president Sam Altman is stepping down, Marie Kondo is raising VC and Munchery has finally filed for bankruptcy.
View More Startups Weekly: What’s up with YC? Plus, mobility layoffs and Airbnb’s grand plans
Hello and welcome back to Equity, TechCrunch’s venture capital-focused podcast, where we unpack the numbers behind the headlines.
View More Changes at YC, $1.5B more for ride hailing, and Airbnb buys HotelTonight
San Francisco-based mobile banking startup Chime announced this morning it has raised an additional $200 million in Series D financing led by DST Global, valuing its business at $1.5 billion. The oversubscribed round also included participation from new investors Coatue, General Atlantic, ICONIQ Capital and Dragoneer Investment Group, along with existing investors Menlo Ventures, Forerunner […]
View More U.S. mobile bank Chime raises $200 million, valuing its business at $1.5 billion
Hans Morris is a name to know in fintech, and as finance and tech sectors prepare for tougher time next year, he has some incisive thoughts to share about the kinds of companies that will succeed (or not) in a financial downturn. The managing partner of investment firm Nyca Partners, Morris also serves as the […]
View More Nyca Partners’ Hans Morris hunts for great fintech investments amid volatility
Chime, the no-fees mobile bank valued at $500 million as of its last round, has put some of its funds to use with its first acquisition. The deal is for Pinch, a startup that was focused on helping millennials and other young adults build better credit. It was best known for a service called PinchRent, […]
View More Mobile bank Chime picks up credit score improvement service Pinch in all-stock deal