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Domio raises 100M in equity and debt to take on Airbnb and hotels with its curated apartments

REEF Technology raises 700M from SoftBank and others to remake parking lots

Its a new era for fertility tech

Equity podcast: More funding for scooters Cruise gets a boost and Chinese IPOs

Heyday raises 555M to buy up and scale more D2C brands in the Amazon marketplace universe

SoftBankbacked Oyo cuts salaries furloughs employees

Lemonade picks up 300 million Series D led by SoftBank Group

As companies search for hourly workers Fountain brings in 85M to assist them

Crunch Report GoPro Cuts 200300 Jobs

Grab plans to raise 2B more this year to fund an acquisition spree in Southeast Asia

Lunewave is pitching a new sensor offering better vision for autonomous vehicles

Revoluts 2020 financial performance explains its big new 33B valuation

Indian edtech Unacademy valued at 344 billion in 440 million fundraise

Ubers IPO may not be as eyepopping as we expected

Microsoft in talks to back Indias Oyo

As its startup market accelerates Brazil could be in for an IPO bonanza

SoftBank Amazon Accel and others put 108M in Brazilian banking and payments infra provider Pismo

Relocating Indonesian capital will impact nations startup ecosystem

SoftBank Vision Fund 2 leads 140M funding in Vishal Sikkas Vianai

Indias budget hotel startup OYO raises 1B for international growth

Sales readiness platform MindTickle raises 100 million led by SoftBank Vision Fund 2

Ubers selfdriving car unit raises 1B from Toyota Denso and Vision Fund ahead of spinout

SoftBank Vision Funds Carolina Brochado is coming to Disrupt Berlin

Cruise lays off 8 of workforce amid COVID19 puts resources towards engineering

Equity podcast: Circle raises 110 VCs hunt liquidity and the Vision Funds possible twin

Brazilian lending company Creditas raises 255 million as Latin Americas fintech explosion continues

Growth is not enough

SoftBank mints QuintoAndar a new unicorn in Latin American real estate tech

Layoffs at Lime and Getaround herald rise of profithungry unicorns

Benchmarks lawsuit against former Uber CEO Kalanick dismissed

Nuros selfdriving vehicles to delivery prescriptions for CVS Pharmacy

Beware megaunicorn paper valuations

SoftBank leads 15M round for Chinas industrial robot maker Youibot

Yaydoo secures 20M aims to simplify B2B collections payments

Surgical robotics company CMR raises 600M

Tencent backs fintech firm Voyager to set up battle with Alibaba in the Philippines

Uber begins trialing ebikes and bicycles rides in India

Korean hotel platform Yanolja raises 180M at a valuation of over 1B

Is Saudi money becoming radioactive

Boston Dynamics CEO Rob Playter is coming to Disrupt 2020 to talk robotics and automation

Sony announces a new 185M fund to invest in tech startups

Tech layoffs rise as costcutting comes into vogue

Postmates lines up another 100M ahead of IPO

SoftBank in talks to back Indias ElasticRun

SoftBank and Demi Lovato back June Homes a proptech startup emerging from stealth with 50M in funding

GM Cruise snags Dropbox HR head to hire 1000 engineers by the end of the year

ToursByLocals snaps up its first funding C33M to link sightseers with guides globally

Nvidia makes recordbreaking 40 billion deal to buy Arm from SoftBank

WTF is Baillie Gifford

Bringing affiliate marketing and outsourced customer acquisition to Brazil nets Escale 226 million