Month: March 2018

ClassPass is not accustomed to sitting idle. The startup, a subscription marketplace that lets users find and book fitness classes, is today introducing credits. ClassPass CEO Fritz Lanman hinted at the change at Disrupt SF last year, explaining that the service has a great market fit with a certain demographic, but doesn’t work as well
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Motorcycle giant Harley-Davidson is now a stakeholder in Alta Motors, the electric motorcycle and light vehicle EV drivetrain maker based in Brisbane, California. Harley-Davidson and Alta made the investment public today, and also announced that Alta Motors will collaborate with the legendary motorbike maker on building future electric motorcycles as part of the deal. This
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Restaurant delivery service DoorDash is joining the unicorn club with its latest round of funding. The company is announcing that it’s raised $535 million in a Series D round. And while it’s not saying anything about valuation, a source close to DoorDash told us that the new funding values the company at $1.4 billion (post-money).
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Given the fact that we already rely on them for pretty much everything else, why not just go all in and turn our smartphones in to literal toolboxes? Bullitt, the UK-based licensed phone manufacturer behind those Kodak handsets was on hand at Mobile World Congress this week, showing off a pair of super rugged handsets.
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Jay Clayton, Chairman of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (S.E.C.) speaks to the Economic Club of New York in New York City, U.S., July 12, 2017.REUTERS/Brendan McDermid The Securities and Exchange Commission is going after the red-hot market for initial coin offerings, according to the Wall Street Journal.   The financial regulator issued a wave
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Box CEO Aaron LevieGettyImages/Lisa Lake Shares for the enterprise file sharing platform Box were down more than 13% on Wednesday following the company’s fourth quarter 2018 earnings. Box’s guidance for the current quarter, which ends April 30, came in below Wall Street expectations. Earnings for the fourth quarter otherwise met analyst expectations, with $13.67 million
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