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A look at projects like the Voguverse and companies like Pixel Vault that are trying to build media franchises around their NFT collectibles (Adi Robertson / The Verge)

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Yandex has lost 75%+ of its value in the past 6 months, despite not being directly sanctioned, as deals with Uber, Grubhub, and DuckDuckGo appear likely to end (Dave Lee/Financial Times)

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Singapore-based gaming and e-commerce company Sea has lost $132B in market value from its October peak, including $11B in recent days after weak forecasts (Bloomberg)

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Denmark-based Corti, a SaaS startup using AI to help healthcare professionals improve patient visits by phone or real-time video, raises $ 27 million in Series A (Vishal Singh / Silicon Canals)

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Anitian, which offers enterprise cloud security and compliance software, raises $55 million Series B led by Sageview Capital, bringing its total funding to $71 million (Malia Spencer/Portland Business Journal)

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Utah-based Awardco, which makes human resources software, is raising $ 65 million Series A led by General Catalyst and Qualtrics co-founder Ryan Smith for a valuation of over $ 900 million (Austin Craig / TechBuzz)

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In January, DoorDash reinstated its WeDash policy that all employees, including the CEO, make deliveries or observe customer service employees once a month (Levi Sumagaysay / MarketWatch)


Bengaluru-based Vyapar, which offers accounting, invoicing, and inventory management software to SMBs, raises a $30M Series B led by WestBridge Capital (Shashank Pathak/Entrackr)


Austria, France, Italy, Spain and UK reach deal with US to remove digital service taxes on big tech companies as part of global tax overhaul in 2023 (Alan Rappeport / New York Times)

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Shenzhen police issue warning to Walmart after uncovering 19 cybersecurity flaws, days after China criticized Walmart for removing products made in Xinjiang (Iris Deng / South China Morning Post)