Disrupt SF prices increase tonight – TechCrunch

Disrupt SF prices increase tonight – TechCrunch

Nobody likes them, but price hikes happen, people. Price hikes happen. And the early-bird price for passes to Disrupt San Francisco 2019 disappears tonight, August 30 at 11:59 p.m. (PST). Avoid the pain of paying more and enjoy saving up to $1,300. You have only a few hours left. Buy your Disrupt SF passes right […]

Bring your international delegation to Disrupt Berlin 2019 – TechCrunch

Bring your international delegation to Disrupt Berlin 2019 – TechCrunch

Brilliant ideas, founders, entrepreneurs and early-stage startups know no borders — they come from every corner of the world. Consider this your invitation to showcase the amazing early-stage startups in your country at Disrupt Berlin 2019 on 11-12 December. How? Secure a Country Pavilion located within Startup Alley, the exhibition floor and the very heart […]

India’s Vedantu raises $42M to expand its live and interactive online tutoring platform – TechCrunch

India’s Vedantu raises $42M to expand its live and interactive online tutoring platform – TechCrunch

Vedantu, a Bangalore-based startup that operates an online tutoring service, today announced it has raised $42 million as it races to expand its reach in the nation where tens of millions of students enter formal education and prepare for undergraduate-level competitive exams each year. The Series C financing round for the five-year-old startup was led […]

Finance in startups with Duda CFO Stephanie Hsiung and Zeus Living’s Head of Finance Mark Kang – TechCrunch

Finance in startups with Duda CFO Stephanie Hsiung and Zeus Living’s Head of Finance Mark Kang – TechCrunch

Tim Hsia & Neil Devani Contributor More posts by this contributor ‘The Operators’: Experts from Airbnb and Carta on building and managing your company’s customer support ‘The Operators’: Experts from WeWork and Brex talk marketing – Getting the most bang for your buck Welcome to this transcribed edition of The Operators. The Operators features insiders […]

Urbvan raises $9 million for its private shuttle service in Mexico – TechCrunch

Urbvan raises $9 million for its private shuttle service in Mexico – TechCrunch

As cities in emerging markets grapple with increasingly traffic-clogged and dangerous streets, Urbvan, a startup providing private, high-end transportation shuttles in Mexico, has raised $9 million in a new round of financing. Co-founded by Joao Matos Albino and Renato Picard, Urbvan is taking the reins from startups like the now-defunct Chariot and tailoring the business […]

Buy your early-bird passes to Disrupt SF 2019 – TechCrunch

Buy your early-bird passes to Disrupt SF 2019 – TechCrunch

We dedicate this post to all the busy, overworked startuppers — the last-minute mamas, procrastinating papas and everyone in between. We empathize and gently offer this swift boot in the booty. You have only 48 hours left to save a bundle on your pass to Disrupt San Francisco 2019. Beat the deadline — 11:59 p.m. […]

What is Andela, the Africa tech talent accelerator? – TechCrunch

What is Andela, the Africa tech talent accelerator? – TechCrunch

As someone who covers Africa’s tech scene, I’m frequently asked about Andela. That’s not surprising, given the venture gets more global press (arguably) than any startup in Africa. I’ve found many Silicon Valley investors have heard of Andela but aren’t exactly sure what it does. In a bite, Andela is Series D stage startup―backed by […]

Some thoughts from the public company roller coaster – TechCrunch

Some thoughts from the public company roller coaster – TechCrunch

Scott Sanborn Contributor 2019 has already been an active year for U.S. tech IPOs. Some highly anticipated unicorns, such as Uber and Lyft, have disappointed investors with their IPO debuts and their first results as public companies. Others, such as Fiverr, Zoom and CrowdStrike, have soared. And food-tech brand Beyond Meat (two words you normally […]