Saturday, December 14, 2019

Inside VSCO, a Gen Z-approved photo-sharing app, with CEO Joel Flory – TechCrunch

Long before Instagram toyed with removing “likes,” VSCO, an Oakland-based photo-sharing and editing app, built a community devoid of likes, comments and follower counts. Perhaps known to many only because...

GitGuardian raises $12M to help developers write more secure code and ‘fix’ GitHub leaks...

Data breaches that could cause millions of dollars in potential damages have been the bane of the life of many a company. What’s required is a great deal of real-time...

Disrupt Berlin 2019 opens in just one week – TechCrunch

Synchronize your watches, dust off your passports and pack your bags, startuppers. Disrupt Berlin 2019 kicks off in just seven short days. Thousands of you — representing more than 50...

Fulcrum, which provides freelance placement opportunities for technical projects, raises $1 million – TechCrunch

La Jolla, Calif.-based Fulcrum, a job-placement company for technical projects, has raised $1 million in a seed round of funding, led by local technology investment firm Greatscale Ventures with participation...

Will the future of work be ethical? Academic perspectives – TechCrunch

Greg M. Epstein is the Humanist Chaplain at Harvard and MIT, and the author of the New York Times bestselling book Good Without God. Described as a “godfather to the...

Revolut supports direct debits in the UK – TechCrunch

Fintech startup Revolut is adding a key feature for users who want to replace their traditional bank account altogether. You can now pay with GBP direct debits. Revolut already...

Poshmark’s origin story with co-founder & CEO Manish Chandra – TechCrunch

Hello and welcome back to Equity, TechCrunch’s venture capital-focused podcast, where we unpack the numbers behind the headlines. We have something a bit different for you this week. Equity co-host Kate Clark...

Wonderbly launches Wonderbly Studios to let other brands use its personalisation API for printed...

Wonderbly, the personalised book publisher backed by Google Ventures and best known for the breakout hit “Lost My Name,” is unveiling Wonderbly Studios in a bid to make it easier...

Front announces Front Calendar to integrate scheduling with shared inboxes – TechCrunch

Front, the company that lets you manage your inboxes as a team, acquired Meetingbird last year. So it shouldn’t come as a surprise that Front is about to roll out...

Fourteen years after launching, 1Password takes a $200M Series A – TechCrunch

1Password has been around for 14 years, and the founders grew the company the old-fashioned way — without a dime of venture capital. But when it decided to take venture...

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