Accel India announces $550M sixth fund to deepen its India commitment

Fifteen-year-old equity capital fund Accel India today revealed that it had actually closed its 6th India fund to the tune of $550 million. With this brand-new capital, the VC company will continue positioning bets in seed and early-stage start-ups throughout India in spite of the ruling beliefs of a downturn. &#x 201C; We take a […]

How an angel investor’s wish list can help a startup scale

Even those who understand absolutely nothing about the start-up world, understand this – that absolutely nothing comes totally free. While the &#x 201C; angel &#x 201D; prior to the &#x 201C; financier &#x 201D; makes this set of business owners sound more worthy than others, it doesn &#x 2019; t suggest that they &#x 2019; […]

Q&A with Cassie Young: Why Ecommerce Personalization Matters

Why do you require to focus a lot on client habits information when you prepare your e-mail marketing projects? And why do you require to customize e-mails when you promote your digital store? How will automation assist you individualize much better and smarter—– and more artistically? No doubt, those concerns—– or a couple of like […]

Startup Guide Cairo: how this city is a leading hub for mobility and fintech entrepreneurs

The Startup Guide series of books, introduced in 2014 by Copenhagen-based publisher Sissel Hansen, covers over 20 cities such as London, Stockholm, Lisbon, and Miami. See our evaluations of the manuals for Berlin, Munich, Zurich , Johannesburg , Singapore, New York, and Paris. Startup Guide Cairo is spread out throughout 200 pages and produces a […]

Residently raises £7M to digitise the rental experience

Residently , the U.K.-based ‘‘ proptech’ start-up that is developing a rental platform to enhance the rental experience, has actually gotten ££ 7 million in seed financing. Support originates from Felix Capital, LocalGlobe, and A/O PropTech, together with a variety of the start-up’s existing angel financiers. The brand-new financing will be utilized to grow the […]

Verified Expert Growth Marketing Agency: We Are Off The Record

Unlike most agencies, We Are Off The Record’s (WAOTR) mission is to advise and train in-house growth teams to scale their business. CEO and founder Bas Prass prides his team’s “train and transfer method” because it has allowed them to work with tech startups and giant corporations from all around the world. WAOTR is based […]

All 84 startups from Y Combinator’s S19 Demo Day 1

It’s that time of year, Silicon Valley’s investor technocrati and advice-giving Twitter celebrities descended upon Pier 48 in San Francisco to judge the latest summer batch of Y Combinator startups. TechCrunch was there, as well, and we were tapping away feverishly as co-founders pitched to woo investors. There are 197 companies in total in the […]

Announcing the Disrupt SF 2019 agenda

Disrupt SF 2019 is set to be the biggest and best Disrupt yet. We’ve got a little something for everyone, including space chats with Lockheed Martin’s Marillyn Hewson and Blue Origin’s Bob Smith, a word from Snap CEO Evan Spiegel, a fireside chat with two of 2019’s big VC winners, Ann Miura-Ko and Theresia Gouw, […]

Squad, the ‘anti-bro startup,’ is creating a safe space for teenage girls online

When we browse the web to interact, hang out or play, we’re normally visiting to platforms envisaged and developed by males. Mark Zuckerberg notoriously produced Facebook in his Harvard dormitory. Evan Spiegel and his frat bro Bobby Murphy created a prepare for the ephemeral messaging app Snapchat while the set were still trainees at Stanford. […]