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Select Star, a startup providing data discovery, lineage and governance tools to mostly enterprise organizations, today announced that it raised $15 million in a Series A round led by Lightspeed…

Select Star closes $15M round to add context to disparate data

While the cloud is playing an increasingly pivotal role in the modern business world, companies migrating to remote infrastructure face a host of challenges — and arguably chief among them…

Paladin Cloud launches open source platform for cloud security and governance

Whenever pro-rata rights are involved, you can always smell some drama.

Pro-rata is easier to get than ever today, but investors are thinking twice

The idea behind the company was to get engineers back to spending the majority of their time designing and building hardware products.

AllSpice thinks hardware developers lack their own ‘GitHub,’ so it is building one

The pandemic hasn’t been easy for anyone, but the food service industry has been hit particularly hard. More than 90,000 restaurants and bars have closed, leaving workers unemployed in an…

Castiron serves up a $6M seed round to support ‘food artisans’

Its platform enables employees to better understand and manage their pre-tax benefits from one dashboard.

Elevate launches its approach to managing pre-tax benefits with $12M Series A

Back when I was a wee lad with a very security-compromised MySQL installation, I used to answer every web request with multiple “SELECT *” database requests — give me all…

Select Star raises seed to automatically document datasets for data scientists

Snapchat’s parent company Snap has acquired StreetCred, a New York City startup building a platform for location data. Snap confirmed the news to TechCrunch and said the acquisition will result…

Snap acquires location data startup StreetCred

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5 VCs agree: COVID-19 reshaped adtech and martech

We last surveyed VCs about their advertising and marketing investment strategies back in January — which is to say, in a completely different world, before the coronavirus pandemic began to wreak havoc on the global economy. While there don’t appear to be any comprehensive numbers yet about the effect on digital advertising (which is, after…

5:45 am PDT • June 25, 2020
5 VCs agree: COVID-19 reshaped adtech and martech

If you’re a video creator in 2019, you’re probably thinking about a long list of publishing destinations: YouTube, of course, but also Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, Snapchat and more. StayTuned Digital…

StayTuned Digital helps video creators publish and measure everywhere

While applications like Google Maps and Yelp seem to provide an inexhaustible source of information about local restaurants, stores and other points of interest, they also can come up short…

StreetCred is building a blockchain-based marketplace for location data

In the venture capital world, we’re about to experience an explosion of hiring around one very specific function. These people won’t invest in startups, nor will they analyze companies. They…

Are Newly Formed Roles In VC Firms Differentiators, Table Stakes Or Total BS?