Raising money through crowdfunding used to be a last resort for startups. Now, it's attracting unicorns.

Sites like WeFunder and StartEngine are helping startups raise millions by selling shares to retail investors, not just VCs. But there are risks.
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Raising money through crowdfunding used to be a last resort for startups. Now, it's attracting unicorns.

Raising money through crowdfunding used to be a last resort for startups. Now, it's attracting unicorns.

Sites like WeFunder and StartEngine are helping startups raise millions by selling shares to retail investors, not just VCs. But there are risks.

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Amazon has spawned a new economy of aggregators that buy its biggest sellers. These are the 14 European rollup players to know raising billions from investors.
Apple will likely have to cut its iPhone 13 production goals for 2021 due to the global chip shortage

Apple will likely have to cut its iPhone 13 production goals for 2021 due to the global chip shortage

Apple may make 10 million fewer of its newest iPhones than originally planned as the supply-chain disaster hits tech companies.

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A 'bitcoin maximalist' old school value investor breaks down why he thinks the cryptocurrency will hit $100,000 this year - and reveals the 2 altcoins he holds as speculative plays
2 years after leaving Apple, Jony Ive's new design company finally has a website — take a look

2 years after leaving Apple, Jony Ive's new design company finally has a website — take a look

Ive has launched a website for LoveFrom, the design company he leads with Marc Newson.

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Y Combinator-backed Vue Storefront builds e-commerce infrastructure. See the pitch deck it used to raise $17.4 million.
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Y Combinator-backed Vue Storefront builds e-commerce infrastructure. See the pitch deck it used to raise $17.4 million.

The raise comes just months after the Y Combinator-backed company bagged itself $1.5 million in seed funding before demo day.

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Facebook's Oversight Board says it will meet with whistleblower Frances Haugen in a 'push for greater transparency and accountability'

Facebook's Oversight Board says it will meet with whistleblower Frances Haugen in a 'push for greater transparency and accountability'

Facebook whistleblower Frances Haugen will speak to the company's Oversight Board after leaking documents and testifying about the company's policies.

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Adobe is hiring for over 1,500 roles right now. Here's how much employees make across engineering, finance, sales, and more.
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Adobe is hiring for over 1,500 roles right now. Here's how much employees make across engineering, finance, sales, and more.

Learn how much you should be paid if you snag one of Adobe's more than 1,500 open jobs, many of which pay well over $100,000.

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4 tips on managing workers in their 20s, as Gen Z employees enter the workforce in growing numbers
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4 tips on managing workers in their 20s, as Gen Z employees enter the workforce in growing numbers

Gen Z will make up 27% of the workforce by 2025. Here's how managers can adapt their management style.

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Wealthy parents are taking out cheap loans to buy their adult children homes and save on taxes. Here's how it works and why it's feeding the all-cash bidding frenzy.
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Wealthy parents are taking out cheap loans to buy their adult children homes and save on taxes. Here's how it works and why it's feeding the all-cash bidding frenzy.

Parents can use low-interest securities based loans known as SBLOCs to avoid paying capital gains taxes when buying real estate for adult children.

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