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Indian social commerce startup DealShare bags $45 million from Abu Dhabi Investment Authority –...

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Abu Dhabi Investment Authority is backing the Indian social commerce startup DealShare, the two said Thursday, joining a roster of marquee investors doubling down on India’s fast-growing e-commerce market. A wholly-owned subsidiary of Saudi Arabia’s sovereign wealth fund is investing...

Spotify snaps up podcast measurement and analytics firms Podsights and Chartable – TechCrunch

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Spotify this afternoon announced two more acquisitions in the podcasts market, this time on both the measurement and analytics side of the business. The company is acquiring the podcast measurement service Podsights and the analytics platform Chartable for undisclosed...

Sorry, Jack, you can send ETH tips via Twitter now – TechCrunch

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Twitter founder and former CEO Jack Dorsey might be a devout Bitcoin bro, but since he’s abdicated his throne as head tweeter… why not send an ETH tip? Today, Twitter added a number of new payment options for its...

Meta crowns Nick Clegg president of tilting at regulatory headwinds – TechCrunch

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Nick Clegg, the former deputy prime minister of the U.K., has been elevated to new heights at Meta, the tech giant formerly known as Facebook — under a new title of president of global affairs in its senior management...

How to find a job as a scout for a VC firm – TechCrunch

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More posts by this contributor What are the ‘jobs to be done’ of an investment manager? The investment manager of the future The easiest way to work with and for VC funds is to become a scout, getting compensated for sourcing investments....

AWS brings its Local Zones mini data centers to 32 new cities – TechCrunch

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Latency is critical for a lot of workloads, yet the large cloud providers typically build their major data centers where the electricity is cheap and the local tax incentives high. In recent years, though, we’ve seen a new twist...

Fisker touts 31,000 reservations for its Ocean SUV as production draws closer – TechCrunch

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Fisker is still on track to start production of the Ocean SUV in November, with reservations for its first electric vehicle jumping to 31,000, the company said Wednesday during its fourth-quarter and full-year earnings call. The EV startup said production...

Staten Island Amazon workers’ union election planned for next month – TechCrunch

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Late next month, workers at Amazon’s Staten Island fulfillment center will hold a long-awaited union vote, if all goes according to plan. The in-person election is tentatively set for March 25 through 30, coinciding with the culmination of a...

With $250M Series D, fintech Flutterwave becomes Africa’s highest-valued startup – TechCrunch

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To get a roundup of TechCrunch’s biggest and most important stories delivered to your inbox every day at 3 p.m. PST, subscribe here. Hello and welcome to Daily Crunch for Wednesday, February 16, 2022! Most funding stories don’t go viral,...

Blueland raises more money to avoid shipping water around and reduce single-use plastics –...

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The cleaning products you use in your house are 99% water. Yes, the same stuff that comes out of the spigot at your house. With the radical idea that the municipal water system is probably a better way to...

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Meta says Reels now makes up over 20% of the time users spend on...

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Meta announced during its Q1 2022 earnings call that Reels, its short-form video feature and TikTok rival, now makes up more than 20% of...

Subscript wants to rid the world of subscription revenue metric spreadsheets – TechCrunch

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Sidharth Kakkar knows all about the pain of relying on a giant spreadsheet. While building his previous company, Freckle Education, it got to the...

Reliance Retail acquires majority stake in D2C brand Clovia for $125 million – TechCrunch

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Mukesh Ambani-controlled Reliance Retail said on Sunday evening it is acquiring a majority stake of 89% in direct-to-consumer brand Clovia for $125 million as...

Singapore-based Volopay accelerates APAC and MENA expansion with $29M Series A – TechCrunch

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Volopay, a Singapore-based fintech startup, raised a $29 million Series A in debt and equity financing as it seeks to further expand its footprint...

Revenue-based financing platform Bloom secures $377M Series A led by Credo and Fortress –...

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While the likes of Pipe are reaching multi-billion valuations, European revenue-based financing is experiencing as much of a boom as it is in the...