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Why we’re still waiting on the Postmates S-1

Why we’re still waiting on the Postmates S-1 In a wide-ranging conversation at TechCrunch Disrupt San Francisco last week, Postmates co-founder and chief executive officer Bastian Lehmann made light of the company’s lack of IPO documents. The San Francisco-based on-demand delivery business was expected to publicly file its IPO prospectus in September […]

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Slack co-founder Cal Henderson and Spark Capital’s Megan Quinn are coming to Disrupt SF

Slack co-founder Cal Henderson and Spark Capital’s Megan Quinn are coming to Disrupt SF If there was one company at the top of everyone’s mind this year, it was Slack. The now-ubiquitous workplace messaging tool began trading on the New York Stock Exchange in June after taking an unusual route to the […]

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Cybereason raises $200 million for its enterprise security platform

Cybereason raises 0 million for its enterprise security platform Cybereason, which uses machine learning to increase the number of endpoints a single analyst can manage across a network of distributed resources, has raised $200 million in new financing from SoftBank Group and its affiliates.  It’s a sign of the belief that SoftBank […]

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Google finance head joins Postmates board ahead of anticipated IPO

Google finance head joins Postmates board ahead of anticipated IPO Google’s vice president of finance, has joined Postmates’ board of directors, the latest sign that the on-demand food delivery startup is prepping to take the company public. Postmates announced Friday that Kristin Reinke, vice president of Finance at Google, will join the […]

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Postmates taps longtime Apple engineer to lead autonomous delivery efforts

Postmates taps longtime Apple engineer to lead autonomous delivery efforts Postmates has hired Apple veteran and author Ken Kocienda as a principal software engineer leading Postmates X, the team building the food delivery company’s semi-autonomous sidewalk rover, Serve. Kocienda, author of “Creative Selection: Inside Apple’s Design Process During the Golden Age of […]

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Startups net more than capital with NBA players as investors

Startups net more than capital with NBA players as investors Mary Ann Azevedo Contributor Share on Twitter Mary Ann Azevedo covers startups and tech at Crunchbase News. More posts by this contributor It’s not so obvious that this VC firm is focused on impact With these numbers, it’s no surprise SoftBank is […]

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Slack’s product chief is out ahead of direct listing

Slack’s product chief is out ahead of direct listing Slack is losing its chief product officer April Underwood ahead of a direct listing expected in 2019. Underwood joined Slack, the provider of workplace communication tools, in 2015 as its head of platform after a five-year stint as Twitter’s director of product. She […]

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Badi gets $30M for AI-aided room rentals

Badi gets M for AI-aided room rentals Should you let AI help you pick your roommates? Barcelona-based urban room rental startup Badi thinks so, and it’s just closed a $30M Series B funding round less than a year after a $10M Series A — suggesting algorithm-aided matchmaking is resonating with its target Millennial(ish) […]

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Cap table management tool Carta valued at $800M with new funding

Cap table management tool Carta valued at 0M with new funding Startups supporting startups are blazing a new trail with support from venture capitalists. Co-working spaces like The Wing and The Riveter raked in funding rounds this year, as did Brex, the provider of a corporate card built specifically for startups. Now […]

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TravelPerk grabs $44M to take its pain-free SaaS for business travel global

TravelPerk grabs M to take its pain-free SaaS for business travel global Only six months ago Barcelona-based TravelPerk bagged a $21M Series B, off the back of strong momentum for a software as a service platform designed to take a Slack-like chunk out of the administrative tedium of arranging and expensing work trips. […]

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