Equity transcribed: Slacks IPO, the VCs behind Facebook Libra, founder salaries and trouble in scooter-land

Welcome back to this week’s taped volume of Equity. This week, TechCrunch’s Danny Crichton filled in for co-host Alex Wilhelm- who was out in preparation for his marry this weekend- affiliating Kate to cover the

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Africa Roundup: Jumias post-IPO earnings, Gokadas $5.3M raise, Facebooks fake-news purge, Joe Montanas fintech investment

Jumia harboured its first post-IPO earnings call and braved a short-sell assault in May, with Wall Street showing confidence in the Pan-African e-commerce company. On the numbers, key takeaways were that Jumia’s Gross Merchandise Value( GMV) — the total amount…

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Hybrid Ferraris! Flying Cars! And More Car News This Week

We’re a lot like you: We adore insignificant peeks into the future. This week, WIRED Transportation came various insignificant glimpses into the future. We previewed a brand-new payment system for New York City’s subways and bus, which could allow the…

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Tech stocks tumble as China retaliates in latest salvo of the trade war

Shares of technology corporations were hit hard as China retaliated against the U.S. in the latest salvo of the ongoing market conflict between the two countries. The S& P 500 Index removed roughly $1.1 trillion of value while the Dow…

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Uber PIN makes airport pick-ups almost instantaneous

Catch an airport move with a PIN . Image: Scott Olson/ Getty Images Picking up an Uber at the airport can be something of an ordeal. Sure, there are designated ride-share pick-up zones and garages where you can meet your…

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Uber PIN makes airport pick-ups almost instantaneous

Catch an airport move with a PIN . Image: Scott Olson/ Getty Images Picking up an Uber at the airport can be something of an ordeal. Sure, there are designated ride-share pick-up zones and garages where you can meet your…

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Uber PIN makes airport pick-ups almost instantaneous

Catch an airport move with a PIN . Image: Scott Olson/ Getty Images Picking up an Uber at the airport can be something of an ordeal. Sure, there are designated ride-share pick-up zones and garages where you can meet your…

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Equity Shot: Ubers IPO terms and Slacks S-1

Hello and welcome back to Equity, TechCrunch’s venture capital-focused podcast, where we unpack the numbers behind the headlines. Kate and Alex are back( again ), returning you the latest on the IPO front. As Friday is coming to a end,…

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Startups Weekly: All these startups are raising big rounds

TechCrunch’s Connie Loizos published some interesting stats on seed and Series A financings the coming week, kindnes of data collected by Wing Venture Capital. In short-lived, seed is the new Series A and Series A is the new Series B….

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Canoo, the electric vehicle startup formed from Faraday Futures ashes, seeks $200 million

Less than a few months after rebranding as Canoo, the startup electrical vehicle company formerly known as Evelozcity is on the hunt for $200 million in new capital. The startup, which is backed by a control of private individuals and…

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