Checkout
Cart: $0.00 - (0 items )

Talking tech’s exodus, Twitter’s new labels, and Medium’s future with founder Ev Williams

Talking tech’s exodus, Twitter’s new labels, and Medium’s future with founder Ev Williams Earlier today, we had the chance to talk with Twitter and Medium cofounder Ev Williams, along with operator-turned investor James Joaquin, who helps oversee the day-to-day of the mission-focused venture firm they separately cofounded six years ago, Obvious Ventures. […]

Read More

Europe eyeing limits on how big tech can use data and bundle apps — reports

Europe eyeing limits on how big tech can use data and bundle apps — reports European lawmakers are considering new rules for Internet giants that could include forcing them to share data with smaller rivals and/or put narrow limits on how they can use data in a bid to level the digital […]

Read More

Amsterdam ejects Airbnb et al from three central districts in latest p2p platform limits

Amsterdam ejects Airbnb et al from three central districts in latest p2p platform limits Another brick in the wall for vacation rental platforms: Amsterdam is booting Airbnb and other such platforms from three districts in the city’s old center from July 1, further tightening its rules for such services. In other districts in […]

Read More

Uber UK launches Work Hub for drivers to find other gig jobs during COVID-19

Uber UK launches Work Hub for drivers to find other gig jobs during COVID-19 Uber UK has launched a Work Hub for drivers to view a selection of temporary work opportunities with other companies as a way to supplement pandemic-hit ride-hailing earnings during the coronavirus crisis. The Work Hub sits within the […]

Read More

On-demand storage startup MakeSpace picks up another $55M

On-demand storage startup MakeSpace picks up another M Sheltering-in-place and working from home curing COVID-19 has driven many of us to reorganize and de-clutter our living environments, and today one of the startups that is capitalizing on that trend is announcing a large round of funding to continue its growth. MakeSpace, an […]

Read More

JustEat Takeaway $7.6B merger approved, pair pick up $756M in new funding

JustEat Takeaway .6B merger approved, pair pick up 6M in new funding On the heels of Amazon getting approval from the competition authority to proceed with an investment leading a $575 million round for food delivery startup Deliveroo in the UK, two of Deliveroo’s biggest rivals got their own £6.2 billion merger approved, […]

Read More

Airbnb ups its debt by $1BN amid the coronavirus travel crunch

Airbnb ups its debt by BN amid the coronavirus travel crunch Airbnb has secured commitments of $1 billion for a syndicated term loan from institutional investors, it said. The emergency cash injection comes as the coronavirus travel freeze continues to hammer vacation rentals, with holidaymakers locked down at home and global travel […]

Read More

Uber Eats beefs up its grocery delivery offer as COVID-19 lockdowns continue

Uber Eats beefs up its grocery delivery offer as COVID-19 lockdowns continue Uber Eats has beefed up grocery delivery options in three markets hard hit by the coronavirus. Uber’s food delivery division said today it’s inked a partnership with supermarket giant Carrefour in France to provide Parisians with 30 minute home delivery […]

Read More

Uber co-founder Garrett Camp steps back from board director role

Uber co-founder Garrett Camp steps back from board director role Uber co-founder Garrett Camp is relinquishing his role as a board director and switching to board observer — where he says he’ll focus on product strategy for the ride hailing giant. Camp made the announcement in a short Medium post in which […]

Read More

Uber Eats UK waives fees during the coronavirus crisis

Uber Eats UK waives fees during the coronavirus crisis Uber Eats is waiving delivery and activations fees in the UK to support restaurants hit by decreasing demand during the coronavirus crisis. The measure will apply until March 31 when it says it will review it. On Monday the on-demand food delivery giant […]

Read More

Back to top