Day: June 22, 2022

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A look at Denmark’s Heartrunner app, which sends one of 100K+ first responder volunteers to nearby cardiac emergencies, who often arrive before ambulances (Martin Selsoe Sorensen/Washington Post)

 Martin Selsoe Sorensen / Washington Post: A look at Denmark’s Heartrunner app, which sends one of 100K+ first responder...
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MoEngage, a customer engagement service that enables personalization across email, SMS, and more, raises $32.5M, bringing its total raised to $72M+ (Kyle Wiggers/VentureBeat)

 Kyle Wiggers / VentureBeat: MoEngage, a customer engagement service that enables personalization across email, SMS, and more, raises $32.5M,...
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Snap says it has 100M MAUs in India and partners with Flipkart, Zomato, and others to boost e-commerce offerings (The Economic Times)

 The Economic Times: Snap says it has 100M MAUs in India and partners with Flipkart, Zomato, and others...
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Skyryse, which develops a flight automation operating system called FlightOS, raises a $200M Series B co-led by Fidelity and Monashee Investment Management (Aria Alamalhodaei/TechCrunch)

 Aria Alamalhodaei / TechCrunch: Skyryse, which develops a flight automation operating system called FlightOS, raises a $200M Series B...
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The e-commerce business of Saks Fifth Avenue’s discount chain spun off into a standalone company after raising $200M from Insight Partners at a valuation of $1B (Adam Jackson/Bloomberg)

 Adam Jackson / Bloomberg: The e-commerce business of Saks Fifth Avenue’s discount chain spun off into a standalone company...
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Stockholm-based Hedvig, which offers app-based insurance aimed at millennials, raises $45M Series B and says it has 70K users in its three Scandinavian markets (Ingrid Lunden/TechCrunch)

 Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch: Stockholm-based Hedvig, which offers app-based insurance aimed at millennials, raises $45M Series B and says...
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D1 Brands, which acquires third-party merchants selling on Amazon’s marketplace, raises $123M Series A led by CoVenture and Crossbeam Venture Partners (Margherita Beale/Forbes)

 Margherita Beale / Forbes: D1 Brands, which acquires third-party merchants selling on Amazon’s marketplace, raises $123M Series A led...
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LinkedIn announces the formation of a global creator management team, led by its EIC Dan Roth, aiming to support and grow content creators on the platform (Sara Fischer/Axios)

 Sara Fischer / Axios: LinkedIn announces the formation of a global creator management team, led by its EIC Dan...
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Divvy Homes, which buys homes on behalf of renters and helps them become owners, raises $200M at a $2B valuation, co-led by Tiger Global and Caffeinated Capital (Gillian Tan/Bloomberg)

 Gillian Tan / Bloomberg: Divvy Homes, which buys homes on behalf of renters and helps them become owners, raises...
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Facebook unveils Bulletin, its Substack newsletter competitor, but is not yet accepting signups and says it won’t take a cut of creators’ revenue “at launch” (Jacob Kastrenakes/The Verge)

 Jacob Kastrenakes / The Verge: Facebook unveils Bulletin, its Substack newsletter competitor, but is not yet accepting signups and...