Category : TechCrunch

Tech / TechCrunch - 4 days ago

Shasta Ventures promotes three to partner

& Shasta Ventures is promoting three of its principals to partner. Nikhil Basu Trivedi, Jacob Mullins and Nitin Chopra have all made it to this coveted venture capital milestone. Shasta has about $1.3 billion under management across its five funds. N...

Tech / TechCrunch - 4 days ago

Black Friday’s best tech bets

& Thanksgiving is all about family, friends and gratefulness. The following day, on the other hand, is dedicated to rampant consumerism and generally attempting to not get trampled by a stampede of fellow deal seekers. In honor of making your Thanksg...

Tech / TechCrunch - 4 days ago

Media startup Axios raises another $20 million

& There’s a glimpse of hope in new media as Axios just raised $20 million less than a year after its launch, the Wall Street Journal reported. The company already had a pretty big list of investors, and most of the startup’s existing inve...

Tech / TechCrunch - 4 days ago

Walmart plans to pilot test the new Tesla Semi

& Walmart says that it intends to be among the first companies to pilot Tesla’s new all-electric Semi heavy-duty truck. The retailer told CNBC that it’s “excited to be among the first” to test the new vehicle, and to see how i...

Tech / TechCrunch - 4 days ago

Apple pushes HomePod release to early 2018

& So much for the holiday rush. Apple announced this morning that its premium HomePod smart speaker won’t be making the company’s initial December ship date. According to a brief statement issued by the company, the production process nee...

Tech / TechCrunch - 4 days ago

Stitch Fix gets a pop in its public trading debut

& Stitch Fix revised where it would price its IPO lower last night ahead of trading, and it looks like it helped approach the right sweet spot as a result when it made its debut today. The company saw around a 15% pop in its stock when it began tradi...