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Hey, you are the shards of joy. Deep fry in oil, because that’s what makes you crispy. No? Because this is the Daily Crisis?
The TechCrunch team was so competitive this season of Great Tech Bake-off, gathering an amazing amount of good news in the last 24 hours, that it took us almost 24 hours just to eat the tasting menu. full. Don’t worry, we’ve picked some of the tastiest, most Michelin-starred news for you, served as bite-sized pieces.
Our most popular dishes
- Fraudulent Expedition: Revolut confirmed that it suffered a cyber attack, possibly the work of a phishing campaign, that exposed the personal data of tens of thousands of users, Carly write.
- Another kind of fish: While the thought of eating sardines might be a bad thing, this particular Sardine is a sweet treat for Andreessen Horowitz, who backed the company’s $51.5 million Series B round company so that it can “sniff out difficult fintech transactions”. Anita write.
- Data is not locked anymore: “The world’s first real-time CRM-enabled Genie.” That’s what Salesforce’s Patrick Stokes, the GM in charge of the platform, had to say about the company’s new data lake, which brings a new approach to how customer data moves around the platform, Ron report.
Start-ups and VC
New York’s iconic venture capital firm, Lerer Hippeau announced $230 million in additional funding through two new funds: LH Seed VIII, which focuses on pre- and seed-stage companies, and LH Select IV, which invests in Series A to C companies, Christine report. Oh, and Ben Lerer has returned to the company full-time after completing the sale of Group Nine Media to Vox Media earlier this year.
Go ahead, eat these:
4 Labor Law Mistakes Startups Can Stop Making Today
There’s no good way to say this: When it comes to onboarding new employees, most early-stage startups are either uninterested or uninterested.
At that point in a company’s growth, speed and growth are considered more important than the basic paperwork. And since most first-time founders have no management experience, problems will eventually arise.
In her second article for TC+, attorney Kristen Corpion explores the risks associated with noncompliance and describes four common mistakes that create problems.
“By proactively addressing employment law issues early on, a startup can set itself up to scale more seamlessly,” she writes.
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Spotify, like Bookify, is out audiobook streaming service with more than 300,000 titles today. Sarah writes that what’s unique about Spotify’s service compared to other platforms is that “every title is priced separately rather than having a single consistent price across all books in the catalog. Spotify intends this to be one of the key differentiators and competitive advantages of its service. “
If you are an Nvidia fan, Devin, Rebecca and Kyle covers various aspects of corporate GTC events. We have a new one! High-end RTX 4090 GPUthe Thor chip drive for autonomous vehicles, large language models training service and new products for robotics developers.
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