Armed with some data from our friends at CrunchBase, I broke down the 20 NYC startup largest rounds during the third quarter of 2017. I have included some additional information as well such as industry, date of funding, and investors in the round, to further the analysis. For the purposes of this analysis to maintain a focus on tech-enabled […]
Not to be outdone by Walmart’s acquisition of Parcel today, Amazon has acquired NYC startup Body Labs, the 3d scanning platform for the body. While the terms of the deal were not disclosed, it is has been speculated that the purchase price was between $50-70M. Founded in 2013 by Michael Black, Eric Rachlin, Bill O’Farrell, and Alex Weiss, Body […]
Parcel, the last-mile delivery company, founded in 2013 by Jesse Kaplan has been acquired by Walmart. Terms of the deals were not disclosed although a Walmart representative mentioned in a blog post that this acquisition was less in value than recent acquisitions (Jet $3.3B, Bonobos $310M). The acquisition will allow Walmart to offer same delivery […]
Here are the latest venture capital, seed, and angel deals for NYC startups for 10/3/17. This page will be updated throughout the day to reflect any new fundings.
Armed with some data from our friends at CrunchBase, I broke down the 14 largest rounds in New York during the month of September. I have included some additional information such as industry, round type, investors in the round, and date of funding to further the analysis for the state of venture capital in NYC. To maintain a […]
Here are the latest venture capital, seed, and angel deals for NYC startups for 10/2/17. This page will be updated throughout the day to reflect any new fundings.
The advent of the internet has propelled the amount of content created and distributed exponentially. In fact, 211 million (yes that’s million) pieces of content are created each minute. As a result, publishers are all vying for a limited amount of attention and eyeballs. Creating engagement and interactive content is one way that creators are […]
With so much going on in the city’s thriving ecosystem, it is easy to miss some of the happenings in the space. We keep you abreast of a few of things that you may have missed in NYC Tech News this week including the fundings, exits, and events. CLICK HERE TO SEE WHAT HAPPENED IN NYC […]
The Japanese debt crisis in the 1980s, Orange Country bankruptcy and the LTCM fiasco in the 1990s, and the mortgage criss in 2008 comes to show us that history tends to repeat itself when it comes to Wall Street. Oversight, regulatory reporting, and increased compliance has been needed to regulate the finance industry; especially when […]
57M Americans listen to podcasts per month, up 23% year-over-year according to Edison Research. Yet, the podcasting experience hasn’t changed much since its early days. It’s been a typical, unidirectional broadcast similar to radio that doesn’t embrace technology – think square peg in round hole. Anchor is changing that. Launched in 2015, the NYC startup is […]
Here are the latest venture capital, seed, and angel deals for NYC startups for 9/28/17. This page will be updated throughout the day to reflect any new fundings.