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The start-up August Home, which is being acquired by Stockholm-based Assa Abloy, raised $25 million as recently as the summer.
Investors have poured more than $1 billion into British fintech companies since the beginning of the year, London & Partners said Thursday.
Blue Apron is laying off 6% of its employees, but thousands of shift workers in its meal kit fulfillment centers were spared.
Jesse Draper, Halogen Ventures founding partner, discusses investing in female-founded consumer tech start-ups.
CNBC's Jon Fortt speaks with the "Power Lunch" team about the incredibly high valuations for Silicon Valley unicorns and why they may not be what they seem.
"This valuation number is hard to even call it a number. It really is an illusionist trick," Galloway said.
Tesla employees claim they were fired with almost no warning, and the cuts targeted those who were paid most not just "performance" issues.
The image of private equity as a parasitic form of business completely misses the point, writes VC Joe Lonsdale.
Chamath Palihapitiya is one of the most sought-after investors in Silicon Valley because he has a knack for figuring out how things work.
Tesla is firing hundreds of employees even as the company aims to ramp production of its electric vehicles.
CarGurus wants to do the same thing for car dealerships that TripAdvisor did for hotels: increase transparency.
Investors estimate that the company has grown to about $16 billion in value, up from $13 billion earlier this year, according to The Information.
Airbnb has joined Miami-based Newgard Development Group to build apartments for home-sharing, further challenging the traditional hotel industry.
Joe Lonsdale, 8VC founding partner, talks about reinventing the way technology is used to monitor big data problems.
A startup called eShares raised $42 million to make it easier for privately-held companies to issue shares to investors and employees.
Social Capital CEO Palihapitiya speaks with CNBC's Jon Fortt about the unintended consequences of technological progress and what it means for companies and societies.
"[W]e are only starting to scratch the surface now," venture capitalist Chamath Palihapitiya told CNBC's Jon Fortt.
Impossible Objects has raised $6.4 million for industrial 3-D printers that can make lightweight ready-to-use airplane and car parts.
SoftBank is leading a $93 million investment in Petuum, an enterprise start-up that wants to help businesses start using artificial intelligence.
Singaporean venture capital firm Vertex Ventures has raised $210 million to invest in start-ups around Southeast Asia and .
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