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The Zebra, an Austin-based company that operates an insurance comparison site, has raised $150 million in a Series D round that propels it into unicorn territory. Both the round size…

Austin’s newest unicorn: The Zebra raises $150M after doubling revenue in 2020

Aceable, the Austin-based mobile edtech service for state-accredited classes, is getting an “A” from investors again as private equity firm HGGC pours $50 million into the company. In the eight…

Austin’s edtech startup Aceable adds another $50 million for accelerated expansion

At last week’s Early Stage virtual event, founders and investors shared some of their best insights about startup building and what they’re looking for in their next investments. We’ve assembled…

Four keys to building your startup

Replenysh has been kicking since 2016, but up til now, the Orange County, California startup hasn’t done much press. That changes today, as the company announces that it has raised…

Replenysh raises a $2 million seed round to streamline recycling for buyers and sellers

Ride-hailing firm Lyft will reportedly make its Nasdaq debut as early as next week.

Lyft’s imminent IPO could value the company at $23B

TaskRabbit is kicking off its Canadian expansion in the greater Toronto area before rolling out in Vancouver in October and Montreal sometime in 2019.

TaskRabbit kicks off Canadian expansion

Floodgate’s Mike Maples came in the studio yesterday to pre-tape an episode of Ask a VC, and while we had him here we picked his brain about the state of…