DFJ

DFJ

GeekWire

Remitly expands coverage for mobile remittance program to 40 countries, nears 1K employee mark

The Guardian

Milo Yiannopoulos banned from crowdfunding site Patreon

The Verge

Milo Yiannopoulos lasted a single day on Patreon before getting banned

GeekWire

Xealth brings e-commerce to the doctors office with new Amazon integration

Robotics
TechCrunch

Edtech unicorn Udacity lays off 125 people in global strategy shift

TechCrunch , Finextra , SiliconANGLE Media , +1

Robinhood hires 20-year Amazon veteran to CFO role as high-flying startup eyes IPO

TNW

This new site gives you an easy way to request money via PayPal, Venmo, Patreon, and Cash App

GeekWire

Former Azuqua CTO Craig Unger raising money for his new compliance startup, HyperProof

$48,000,000 Venture capital (Series B)
FinSMEs , PE Hub , SiliconANGLE Media

Yellowbrick Data Raises $48M in Series B Funding

Cloud Funding
VentureBeat

Data warehouse startup Yellowbrick Data raises $48 million

Mashable

Reddit partners with Patreon to offer up a special flair, put a focus on creator communities

Communities
Acquisition
Business Insider

This first-time CEO has a 100% approval rating on Glassdoor and her company just made its first acquisition

Employment
PE Hub

Car-selling and buying platform Shift snags over $140 mln Series D

$140,000,000 Venture capital (Series D)
FinSMEs

Shift Raises $140M in Debt and Equity Financing

Funding Self driving cars
GeekWire , Finextra

Remitly expands to 11 European countries, CEO compares company’s growth strategy to Amazon

Patreon

The unfixed security issue... | Andreas Gohr on Patreon

TechCrunch

Livongo Health expands under new offering with Abbott Labs

Health Cloud
MedCity News

Vineti, Deloitte Consulting partner software systems to improve cell, gene therapy access

Patreon

The IT Side of Things: Home Automation | Laggin Out on Patreon

Language
The Verge , TechCrunch

Anchor now lets podcasters receive Patreon-style pledges from listeners