Kevin Weil

Constructor finds $55M for tech that powers search and discovery for e-commerce businesses

One of the biggest problems in the world of e-commerce is the predicament of shopping cart abandonment: when shoppers aren’t getting to what they want fast enough — whether it’s find

India’s Khatabook raises $60 million to help merchants digitize bookkeeping and accept payments online

Khatabook, a startup that is helping small businesses in India record financial transactions digitally and accept payments online with an app, has raised $60 million in a new financing round as it loo

Placement is the much-needed talent agent for jobseekers

“We’re giving away money to strangers on the internet” is a pretty cavalier pitch for a new startup. But the more I learned about Placement, the smarter it sounded. In exchange for 1

RDMD attacks rare diseases with data mined from health records

You wouldn’t expect a medical app to get its start as a Snapchat competitor. Neither did video chat startup TapTalk’s founder Onno Faber. But four years ago he was diagnosed with a rare d

Instagram on copying Snapchat: “This is the way the tech industry works”

"I think it would frankly be silly of us if we were to say "Oh see that good idea over there that's actually fulfilling a need people have to share more moments of their life, oh because one person di

Instagram’s Kevin Weil says Instagram Stories are just one part of the product

Instagram’s head of product Kevin Weil came to Disrupt in New York to introduce selfie filters for Instagram Stories — read more about the new feature here. You can now choose between eight filter

Instagram Head of Product Kevin Weil to talk shop at Disrupt NY

Instagram is killing it. The photo-sharing behemoth has topped 600 million users, with the most recent 100 million joining in the last year. Plus, the company now has more than 1 million active advert

Instagram VP Kevin Weil joins board of social fitness app Strava

If you're trying to build the Instagram for exercise, it helps to have the guy building Instagram for Instagram. That's why Strava has added Instagram head of product Kevin Weil to its board of direct

Instagram Picks Up Twitter Product Head, Kevin Weil

Former Twitter product head Kevin Weil, who departed Twitter this week, has already scored a job running product for Instagram, according to reports. This would mean that Weil has landed in enemy ter

Twitter Sees 6% Increase In “Like” Activity After First Week Of Hearts

Speaking at the Open Mobile Summit in San Francisco today, Twitter’s SVP of Product, Kevin Weil, shared with the crowd that the new hearts aren’t stopping activity. In fact, the activity i

Head Of Product Says Twitter Will ‘Absolutely’ Stay An Independent Company

Twitter’s Head of Product Kevin Weil told attendees at Code/Mobile that Twitter would “absolutely” remain an independent company after tanking stocks prompted rumors earlier this

Facebook’s Gokul Rajaram, Google’s Neal Mohan, And Twitter’s Kevin Weil Will Discuss The Ad Landscape At Disrupt NY

I'm happy to announce that I'll be discussing the latest trends in digital advertising with representatives from Facebook, Google, and Twitter at the end of April during TechCrunch Disrupt in New York