Hi and welcome again to Fairness, TechCrunch’s project capital-focused podcast, the place we unpack the numbers at the back of the headlines.
At the start, Fairness used to be nominated for a Webby for “Easiest Generation Podcast”! Drop the whole lot and cross Vote for Fairness! We’d admire it. A lot. And even supposing we lose, smartly, we’ll stay doing our factor and making every different chortle. (Notice: We’re in closing position, which is, smartly, one thing.)
Regardless, the Fairness crew were given in combination as soon as once more this week not to most effective cross over the inside track of the week, but additionally to perform a little soul looking out. You notice, some information broke the day prior to this, so we figured that we had to discuss it in our standard taste. So, right here’s the rundown:
- Do you wish to have to shop for TechCrunch? It seems that you’ll be able to? Albeit more than likely along side a couple of billion bucks’ price of alternative belongings — no matter is left of Yahoo and AOL — you’ll be able to now personal an NFT. A non-fungible TechCrunch. What’s forward for us? We don’t know. So in case you do know, let us know. Till then we’ll simply yo-yo gently between panic and optimism, as in line with standard.
- We additionally dug into the newest All Elevate project capital information, and the effects had been abysmal.
- Subsequent up used to be the inside track that fintech startups are surroundings information in 2021, elevating extra capital than ever ahead of. That introduced us to the newest from Brex.
- After which there used to be a suspicious pattern when 3 fintech corporations serious about teenager banking raised in a single exhale. We communicate Step, Greenlight and Present.
- Natasha mentioned her closing Startups Weekly publish, through which she unpacked The MasterClass impact’s affect on edtech.
- And to near, we mentioned the newest cool-kid project capital finances. Certain memes are cool, however do you know that they may be able to allow you to elevate a $10 million fund? They are able to!
We’re again Monday morning with our weekly kick-off display. Have an ideal weekend!
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