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In this week's newsletter: Details on Pinterest, Lyft, Uber and Zoom's upcoming IPOs, plus Glossier and Rent The Runway's big rounds.
In the latest Equity Shot, Kate Clark and Alex Wilhelm take a closer look at Pinterest and Zoom's IPO filings.
The visual search engine will go public on the NYSE under the ticker symbol "PINS."
Zoom posted $330 million in revenue in the year ending January 31, 2019, a remarkable 2x increase year-over-year
This week on Equity: Glossier and Rent The Runway enter the unicorn club and YC debuts 200 startups.
Meet the startups that raised venture capital, or got acquired, before Demo Day.
One of the hottest Y Combinator startups just raised a big seed round to clean up the mess created by Uber, Postmates and the gig economy. Catch sells health insurance, retirement savings plans and ta
The company, which is more than doubling its valuation, is expected to do $450 million in ARR in 2019, TechCrunch has confirmed.
Called Rory, the new line will target menopausal women with treatments for hot flashes, insomnia and more.
Today was the second half of Y Combinator’s two-day Demo Day for its Winter 2019 class. Over 85 startups pitched on stage yesterday, and another huge batch launched today. Previously held at the
The direct-to-consumer beauty brand has secured new investment from Sequoia Capital at a valuation of $1.2 billion.
Y Combinator’s incubator classes have gotten huge. With over 200 companies, the Winter 2019 class is by far YC’s largest yet. Meanwhile, the incubator prepares to shift its headquarters fr
Brew helps creators get paid to podcast with a subscription-based app complete with original shows.
Ride-hailing firm Lyft will reportedly make its Nasdaq debut as early as next week.
In this week's newsletter: The college admissions scandal engulfs TPG, Accel raises $2.5B for three funds and investing app Stash brings in $65M.
The latest Y Combinator-backed startup is targeting the $36 billion contraceptive market.
Sources confirm Accel has nabbed $2.5 billion -- its largest pool of capital yet -- for three new funds.
The SoftBank Vision Fund is in talks to invest directly in Uber's autonomous vehicle business, reports The Wall Street Journal.
Including a meal kit for authentic gourmet ramen, a millennial-focused platform for buying affordable fine-art and a benefits platform for gig workers.
Meet the B2B business powering today's D2C healthcare brands.