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Substack scraps its Series C, Emily Weiss steps down at Glossier, and Tesla maps out its own Hollywood diner

Friday, May 27, 2022

View in browser Top News A bipartisan legislative effort to rein in the nation's largest tech companies is facing fresh resistance from a faction of Senate Democrats over complaints the measure

Layoffs at Bolt, really big funds for a16z and NEA, and Twitter shareholders vote Egon Durban off the board

Thursday, May 26, 2022

View in browser Top News Andreessen Horowitz has closed on its latest crypto fund, and as expected, it's a whopper, notes TechCrunch. The new $4.5 billion fund doubles the size of the firm's

SpaceX collects cash, Musk's Twitter bet veers into the red, and Sequoia sends out a 'crucible moment' memo

Wednesday, May 25, 2022

View in browser Top News You win some, you lose some. According to MarketWatch analysis, Twitter's stock today fell below the average weight priced where Elon Musk bought it, turning what was a

Snap sinks on slowing revenue, Airbnb is closing up shop in China, and SNL's musical guests, ranked

Tuesday, May 24, 2022

View in browser Top News Broadcom is reportedly in talks to pay around $60 billion for VMware in what would be one of the biggest takeover deals of the year. The two technology companies are aiming to

EA shops for a buyer, a Coinbase cofounder buys the dip, and next-level bodysurfing 🌊 🌊 🌊

Saturday, May 21, 2022

View in browser Friday! Byeee! Miss you already! Before we go, we're dropping the newest StrictlyVC Download podcast in here, featuring Sam Rosenblum of the crypto-focused firm Haun Ventures, which

April 27 - Mattel reportedly in talks with private equity | Walmart+ sweetens gas perks

Wednesday, April 27, 2022

Mattel reportedly has talked with potential private equity buyers; In challenge to Costco, Walmart+ boosts fuel discounts at thousands more gas stations; JC Penney owners Simon and Brookfield prepared

3 founder-proven ways to validate your ideas 

Sunday, July 3, 2022

To build or not to build 🤔 Issue № 43 | Jul 3rd, 2022 Hey bootstrappers, Where do your ideas come from? The muse often visits me at night, just as turn the light off to sleep. It's a tad

defense against Amazon

Saturday, July 2, 2022

PayPal's strategy revealed. Smart fabrics. 134 customer acquisition tech cos. View in browser CBINSIGHTS CBINSIGHTS July 2, 2022 Hi there, Here are this week's top research briefs. ICYMI

bliss, Made Up Studio, Commerce Caffeine, Allcontent, and EntryLevel

Saturday, July 2, 2022

All-in-one life management tool BetaList BetaList Daily bliss All-in-one life management tool Made Up Studio Create better digital products in less time Commerce Caffeine Library of tools and

Today's Digest: From zero to product. How did you do it?

Saturday, July 2, 2022

Your Indie Hackers community digest for July 2nd ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌

What's 🔥 in Enterprise IT/VC #296

Saturday, July 2, 2022

Refocusing on relationships vs. transactions, founders who are more 🥩 vs. sizzle 🥓 will rise back to the top ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌

🗞 What's New: Gaining attention on Twitter

Saturday, July 2, 2022

Also: Building multiple products simultaneously! ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌

Startupy Issue #13: 10 things curated in our universe this week

Saturday, July 2, 2022

down the 🐇🕳️: feat. Tom Critchlow, the market for solutions, & weird internet careers ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌

“I hope you feel free to do the things that feel like a balm to your heart.” 💖 ~Morgan Harper Nichols

Saturday, July 2, 2022

darling, pause for a moment... ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌

MicroAngel State of the Fund: June 2022

Saturday, July 2, 2022

Fund success! Passed 2.7x total return & 50%+ cash/cash, annual experiment successes & growth optimization. Closing MRR: $26k ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌

Klarna's valuation crash, Sam Bankman-Fried's domination plans, and a look into Waymo’s worst truck crash

Saturday, July 2, 2022

View in browser Note that we will not be publishing StrictlyVC this coming Monday in observance of the July 4th holiday. Hope you have a bright weekend.:) More Tuesday when we're back from our