Wise Systems Raises $50M to Expedite Last-Mile Product Development
6 Oct 21
Startups, Tech, General
Routing and dispatching technology provider Wise Systems announced Wednesday that after 300% year-over-year growth over the past two years, the company has raised $50 million in its recent Series C round led by Tiger Global Management with participation from Section 32, Valo Ventures, Gradient Ventures, and Prologis Ventures.
NFX Launches A $450M Seed Fund With 'Greater Focus' On Biotech And Crypto
5 Oct 21
Biotech, Cryptocurrency, News, Small Cap, Startups, Markets, General
Early-stage venture firm NFX has launched its largest fund to date, aiming to allocate a significant amount to verticals such as biotech and cryptocurrency.
What Would a Vehicle Mileage Tax Mean for Ride-Share?
5 Oct 21
Government, Regulations, Tech
Support it or oppose it, the federal excise tax on gasoline, more commonly referred to as the gas tax, isn't getting it done.
Sorry, Single Passenger Ridesharing Trips Are Worse For the Environment: Research Paper
1 Oct 21
Travel, Economics, Tech, General
Ridesharing options like Uber (NYSE: UBER) and Lyft (NASDAQ: LYFT) have a more costly environmental impact than driving with ones’ personal car, according to a
Alfi's Facial Recognition Technology Protects Users, Transforms Brands
28 Sep 21
News, Movers & Shakers, Tech, Media, General
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Amazon-Focused AB 701 In California Gets Governor's Signature
23 Sep 21
Government, Regulations, Commodities, Markets, Tech, General
California Gov. Gavin Newsom has signed legislation known as AB 701 that targets quotas in the warehouse industry.
Notable Lyft Insider Makes $802 Thousand Sale
23 Sep 21
News, Insider Trades, Trading Ideas
Kristin Sverchek, General Counsel And Secretary at Lyft (NASDAQ:LYFT), made a large insider sell on September 21, according to a new SEC filing.
Uber Eyes Positive Q3 EBITDA, Shares Jump 6% Premarket
21 Sep 21
Earnings, News, Tech, General
In some big news for the rideshare giant, Uber on Tuesday revised its Q3 2021 outlook and now expects earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation, and amortization to be positive as early as this quarter.
5 Picks From 'Rich Dad Poor Dad' Author Robert Kiyosaki's Crypto Expert
20 Sep 21
Cryptocurrency, News, Markets, Trading Ideas
Editor's note: This story has been corrected to reflect that Jeff Wang is the founder of Rocketfuel Crypto. The story previously misidentified Wang as working at another firm.
Walmart Signs Autonomous Last Mile Delivery Deal With Ford, Argo AI: What Investors Should Know About $7.5B Private Company
15 Sep 21
News, Contracts, Top Stories, Trading Ideas
A leader in autonomous vehicle delivery is teaming up with the largest U.S. physical retailer to help with last mile delivery.