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GIC backs Indian EV startup Euler Motors in $60 million funding

GIC backs Indian EV startup Euler Motors in $60 million...

Euler Motors, an Indian startup that designs and builds commercial electric vehicles,...

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Drowning in trash: Google opens applications for circular-economy accelerator

Drowning in trash: Google opens applications for circular-economy...

Google is spinning up a new, online-only startup accelerator centered around the...

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Activision Blizzard illegally withheld raises from unionizing workers, labor board finds

Activision Blizzard illegally withheld raises from unionizing...

Gaming giant Activision Blizzard unlawfully retaliated against workers at Raven...

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Naver agrees to acquire fashion marketplace Poshmark for $1.2B

Naver agrees to acquire fashion marketplace Poshmark for...

Naver, the South Korean search giant, today announced it plans to acquire secondhand...

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John Curtius is leaving Tiger Global to start his own venture fund

John Curtius is leaving Tiger Global to start his own venture...

John Curtius, the prolific Tiger Global senior partner who has been at the center...

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Max Q: Hubble hubble, toil and trouble

Max Q: Hubble hubble, toil and trouble

In this issue: How the Space Coast braced for the storm; Humans: 1, Asteroids: 0;...

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Daily Crunch: Vice Society hackers post 500GB of data stolen from LA school district to dark web

Daily Crunch: Vice Society hackers post 500GB of data stolen...

Hello, friends, and welcome to Daily Crunch, bringing you the most important startup,...

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The Supreme Court takes on Section 230

The Supreme Court takes on Section 230

Section 230 of the Communications Act, which prevents online platforms from being...

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Twitter expands access to its experimental Status feature…but not to its paid subscribers

Twitter expands access to its experimental Status feature…but...

Twitter’s throwback feature, Twitter Status, is today expanding its list of potential...

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Tier Mobility-owned Spin lays off about 10% of workforce, exits two markets

Tier Mobility-owned Spin lays off about 10% of workforce,...

Spin, which was acquired by Tier Mobility earlier this year, has laid off about...

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What tech tycoon Richard Liu’s sexual misconduct case means for China’s #MeToo

What tech tycoon Richard Liu’s sexual misconduct case means...

One of the highest-profile sexual assault allegations against Chinese business tycoons...

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Draymond Green will flip the script at TechCrunch Disrupt

Draymond Green will flip the script at TechCrunch Disrupt

Golden State Warrior and four-time NBA champion Draymond Green will take the stage...

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I will defend the $700M fizzy water

I will defend the $700M fizzy water

Liquid Death is more than simply bougie water. It comes with built-in liquidity,...

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Why aren’t we seeing more aggressive SaaS M&A?

Why aren’t we seeing more aggressive SaaS M&A?

With public stock valuations way down, it's surprising we aren't seeing more aggressive...

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Twitter’s edit button is rolling out to Blue subscribers in Canada, Australia and New Zealand

Twitter’s edit button is rolling out to Blue subscribers...

Twitter is rolling out the ability to edit tweets to Blue subscribers in Canada,...

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Get ready for the next generation of AI

Get ready for the next generation of AI

To receive The Algorithm in your inbox every Monday, sign up here. Welcome to the...

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Here’s how the Nord Stream gas pipelines could be fixed

Here’s how the Nord Stream gas pipelines could be fixed

Until Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, the Nord Stream 1 and 2 gas pipelines were a...

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Wisk Aero reveals its market-ready, self-flying air taxi

Wisk Aero reveals its market-ready, self-flying air taxi

EVTOL company Wisk Aero will put forward its Generation 6 four-passenger autonomous...

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Fandom acquires Metacritic, GameSpot, TV Guide and other entertainment brands in deal worth around $55M

Fandom acquires Metacritic, GameSpot, TV Guide and other...

Entertainment platform Fandom announced today its acquisition of seven entertainment...

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Vodafone confirms merger talks with Three UK in a “no cash” deal to scale up in 5G

Vodafone confirms merger talks with Three UK in a “no cash”...

Another major piece of mobile M&A appears to be in the works in the UK. Today, Vodafone...

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Welcome to Q4, crypto fans and Tesla stans

Welcome to Q4, crypto fans and Tesla stans

Hello and welcome back to Equity, a podcast about the business of startups, where...

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Amazon is launching a dedicated hub for its affordable shopping options

Amazon is launching a dedicated hub for its affordable...

Amazon is launching Amazon Access, a new hub for customers to explore the programs,...

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Rivian taps Capital One exec Diane Lye as its first CIO

Rivian taps Capital One exec Diane Lye as its first CIO

Rivian has hired Diane Lye as its first chief information officer, a position that...

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The Download: Europe’s AI crackdown, and Iran’s internet resistance

The Download: Europe’s AI crackdown, and Iran’s internet...

This is today’s edition of The Download, our weekday newsletter that provides a...

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3 guiding FinOps principles that will help you explain cloud costs to the board

3 guiding FinOps principles that will help you explain...

By applying FinOps principles, companies can significantly improve their gross margins...

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Loop raises $60M to send EV charging infrastructure for a Loop

Loop raises $60M to send EV charging infrastructure for...

Electric cars are great and all, but internal combustion engines (ICE) have one...