Aiming to help finance teams plan better, faster, Cube raises $30 million after 400% ARR growth – Vidak For Congress

Aiming to help finance teams plan better, faster, Cube raises $30 million after 400% ARR growth - TechCrunch

Cube, a startup that aims to help companies “plan their financial future,” has raised $30 million in a Series B funding round led by Battery Ventures. Existing backers Mayfield Fund, Bonfire Ventures and Operator Collective participated in the financing, along with new strategic investor GTMfund. The round brings the company’s total amount raised to $45 … Read more

Qualcomm wins appeal against $1 billion + EU antitrust fine – Vidak For Congress

Qualcomm wins appeal against $1 billion + EU antitrust fine - TechCrunch

The European Union is considering how to respond to a major blow to its antitrust enforcement after a Luxembourg court sided with chipmaker Qualcomm — which had appealed a €997 million ($1 billion+) fine the EU charged in 2018. had raised her. At the time, the bloc’s competition regulator concluded that Qualcomm had abused its … Read more

Narmi raises $35 million to superimpose services on top of existing banking infrastructure – Vidak For Congress

Narmi raises $35 million to superimpose services on top of existing banking infrastructure - TechCrunch

The banking sector is not always welcoming to startups, depending on the market outlook. As inflation mounts and companies prepare for the worst, once-promising neobanks are forced to face the music. For example, Varo Bank, the first neobank to receive a US banking charter, recently revealed that it may run out of money by the … Read more

Edtech company Pok Pok raises $3 million to expand its digital play experiences for kids – Vidak For Congress

Edtech company Pok Pok raises $3 million to expand its digital play experiences for kids - TechCrunch

Pok Pok, a Toronto-based edtech company, announced it has raised $3 million in seed funding to expand its play-based learning experiences for kids. The company was founded in 2019 after it emerged from Snowman, the small studio behind the award-winning iOS games Alto’s Adventure, Alto’s Odyssey, Skate City and others. The idea for Pok Pok … Read more

YouTube Shorts surpasses 1.5 billion monthly logged-in users, touted as a long content feeder – Vidak For Congress

YouTube Shorts surpasses 1.5 billion monthly logged-in users, touted as a long content feeder - TechCrunch

In an effort to present itself as a viable competitor to the ruling short video platform TikTok, YouTube today announced that its rival service YouTube Shorts is now viewed by more than 1.5 billion logged-in users each month, less than two years after its launch. In comparison, TikTok announced 1 billion monthly users in September … Read more

Kris Jenner Trying to ‘Financially Ruin’ Blac Chyna: Lawyer

Kris Jenner Trying to 'Financially Ruin' Blac Chyna: Lawyer

Blac Chyna’s attorney responded to the Kardashian-Jenners’ request, demanding that she pay them more than $391,000 in legal fees. Lynne Ciani, who represented Chyna in her recent two-week trial against the reality TV stars, told Vidak For Congress in an exclusive statement on Tuesday that the family “cannot reclaim” her client (née Angela White)’s legal … Read more

Postscript raises $65 million so Shopify merchants can send more personalized texts to customers – Vidak For Congress

Postscript raises $65 million so Shopify merchants can send more personalized texts to customers - TechCrunch

Postscript, an SMS marketing company, has raised $65 million in Series C funding and will usher in brands in more ways to personally connect with their customers. We checked in with the company earlier last year when it raised $35 million in Series B funding to continue helping Shopify stores connect with customers via SMS. … Read more

Metropolis AI-powered parking platform raises $167 million – Vidak For Congress

TestBox raises $10M seed to expand software purchase testing platform - TechCrunch

Metropolis, a startup building payment infrastructure for parking facilities, today announced it has raised $167 million in a Series B round co-led by 3L Capital and Assembly Ventures with participation from Dragoneer, Eldridge Industries, Silver Lake Waterman, UP Partners and former Deputy Mayor of New York Dan Doctoroff. CEO Alex Israel told Vidak For Congress … Read more