Chicago’s G2 Crowd, a Yelp for business software, raises $100 million

G2 Crowd, a peer-to-peer reviews site for business apps and software, announced today that it has raised a $100 million round of financing...

nonda Partnership with CarBlock Enables Users to Earn Rewards Through Sharing Vehicle…

Leading connected vehicle provider announces partnership to empower users by sharing...
Andreessen-funded dYdX plans ‘short Ethereum’ token for haters

Andreessen-funded dYdX plans ‘short Ethereum’ token for haters

Crypto skeptics rejoice! A new way to short the cryptocurrency market is coming from dYdX, a decentralized financial derivatives startup. In two months...

Apple is buying cobalt for iPhone batteries before Tesla takes it all

According to a report from Bloomberg, Apple is in talks with mining companies to secure long-term supplies of cobalt, a key element in the...
Wattpad gains strategic investment from Times Bridge to further expand in India

Wattpad gains strategic investment from Times Bridge to further expand in India

Wattpad is further expanding into Asia with a new partnership and undisclosed strategic investment from Times Bridge, the global investment arm of the...

The Dark Side of the Crypto Revolution

The bitcoin Hodlers, ICO hustlers, and Lambo-owning crypto millionaires would like you to know that the cryptocurrency revolution is upon us. Before long...
Heartland Tech Weekly: Go east, young startups

Heartland Tech Weekly: Go east, young startups

Included in this week’s “Beyond VB” section is a story from Mercury News about how startups are looking beyond Silicon Valley for talent....
Enterprise barcode scanner startup Scandit raises a $30 million Series B

Enterprise barcode scanner startup Scandit raises a $30 million Series B

“Augmented reality for enterprise” is the sort of phrase that surely hits all of the right neurological pleasure centers for VCs. No surprise,...