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Its rare that I quote a companys marketing tagline outright, but PassivDom, makers of an autonomous 3D-printed mobile house, sounds pretty darn rad. The Ukrainian company wants to create mobile homes that can be made anywhere and are completely self-powered.
Goldbely, the specialty food delivery service, has closed $10 million in Series A funding. The round was led by Global Founders Capital and Intel Capital (which also led the companys seed round).
Most of Snaps top products came from acquisitions, and now it will have the war chest to make more. Yet it didnt have to blow its momentum to collect this cash.
NBCUniversal is now the only U.S. media company that has an official stake in Snap. Today, NBC Universal (which is a unit of Comcast) revealed that it invested $500 million in Snap as a strategic investment partnership during yesterdays IPO.
Snap has given a final price for its IPO, setting the companys valuation at nearly $24 billion with a price of $17 per share, according to a report by The Wall Street Journal. With that, it looks like Wall Street had plenty of appetite for Snap despite multiple major concerns about the companys business.
Knotel announced today that it has raised $25 million in Series A funding. Founded in 2015, the company offerswhat co-founder and CEO Amol Sarva described as headquarters as a service a flexible office space that can be customized for each tenantwhile also growing or shrinking as needed.
In fall 2015, the National Labor Relations Board filed a complaint against delivery service Postmates thatchallenged the legality of the companys mandatory arbitration agreement between it and its contractors. In Postmates fleet agreement, which contractors must sign as a condition of hire, the company had required that workers settle disagreements through arbitration.
A Swiss startup, Terpon SA, is making virtual reality webcams specifically for the adult entertainment industry. The cameras arent available for purchase, but customers can rent them for about $30 a month, a price that includes around the clock technical support.
Pinterest is looking to continually decrease the friction from finding something theyre interested in and drilling further into newer products and ideas, and it now has another product to try to close that gap. The company today said its launching a new feature that allows users to find and jump to additional products within a photo theyre currently viewing.
Hair color startup Madison Reed is on a tear. Over the past year, the San Francisco-based company quietly raised $13 million in new venture funding, landed its products on the television shopping network QVC, launched a chatbot, and opened a New York City storefront called the Madison Reed Color Bar.