Alumni from European and Israeli unicorns have born 1,018 startups since 2008 • TechCrunch

A new report has shone a light on the impact that European and Israeli unicorns have had on the broader technology ecosystem since the global economic crisis 14 years ago. The report, titled Europe and Israel’s Startup Founder Factorieswas produced by VC firm Accel with heavysupport from startup and VC data platform Dealroom. It reveals … Read more

As Pipe’s founding team departs, tensions rise over allegations • TechCrunch

On November 22, alternative financing startup Pipe announced that its three co-founders were stepping down from their executive roles and that a search for a new, “veteran” CEO had commenced. In an exclusive interview, co-founder and former co-CEO Harry Hurst told TechCrunch that the trio were “0-1 builders, not at-scale operators.” He said the company’s … Read more

Logistics and procurement on autopilot • TechCrunch

Cofactr is a logistics and supply chain tech company that provides scalable warehousing and procurement for electronics manufacturers. The company today announced it raised a $6 million round of seed funding, to “lead the next generation of agile hardware materials management.” The company raised on a SAFE note with a $25 million cap. We spoke … Read more

What is Facebook Marketplace?

Facebook marketplace connects buyers and sellers. Facebook users who have an account can buy and list items for free. It’s a sales channel that both businesses and individuals can use. Plus there are no listing fees. What is Marketplace on Facebook? Got a Facebook business page? A business owner can use Facebook Marketplace for businesses. … Read more

The Startup Magazine Why Your Marketing Campaign Must Be Built on Successful Communication

This article argues that successful B2B marketing must be based on professional, personal, and interactive communication that is implemented throughout the business. The only way that you will be able to gain and maintain good business is to communicate effectively with your buyers and understand their market, as well as create cogent lines of professional … Read more

Desk Blotters for Your Office

If you buy something through our links, we may earn money from our affiliate partners. Learn more. Desk blotters, pads, or mats – whatever you call them – help you stay organized and tidy by providing a dedicated space for your keyboard, mouse, laptop, and any loose paper or notebooks. Besides, the best desk blotters … Read more

Cameroonian crypto and savings platform Ejara raises $8M, led by Anthemis and Dragonfly • TechCrunch

Ejaraa Cameroonian fintech offering an investment app that allows users to buy crypto and save through decentralized wallets, has raised $8 million in Series A investment. London-based venture capital firm Anthemis co-led the growth round alongside crypto-focused fund Dragonfly Capital. Anthemis is a follow-on investor in Ejara, having also led the fintech’s $2 million seed … Read more