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International VC firm Presight Capital raises $350M second fund – TechCrunch

Presight Capital has closed its $350 million second fund only a year and a half after it announced an $80 million first fund.Presight is the international venture arm of Angermayer’s family office A

The Real Reason Fashion Nova Clothes Are So Cheap

A recent article from Vox reports that 'Activists question the true cost of such low prices, which are almost always the result of worker exploitation.All of these claims were further backed up by 

Parler has dropped its hosting lawsuit against Amazon

Parler has withdrawn its antitrust lawsuit against Amazon, ending its two-month effort to legally compel the company to reinstate its hosting account.Notably, the decision to withdraw came on the same

Firms backed by Robert Downey Jr. and Bill Gates have funded an electric motor company that slashes energy consumption – TechCrunch

Sometimes the smallest innovations can have the biggest impacts on the world’s efforts to stop global climate change.Arguably, one of the biggest contributors in the fight against climate change to

China’s cosmetics startup Yatsen to buy 35-year-old skincare brand Eve Lom – TechCrunch

In China’s cosmetics world, where foreign brands were historically revered, indigenous startups are increasingly winning over Gen-Z consumers with cheaper, more localized options.Its flagship brand

Indonesian supply chain startup Advotics raises $2.75M led by East Ventures – TechCrunch

The rapid growth of e-commerce in Indonesia, especially during the pandemic, is placing increasing demands on its supply chain infrastructure.They use a supply chain with 15 million small to mid-sized

San Francisco Reopens Indoor Dining, Gyms As Coronavirus Cases Drop : NPR

toggle caption DANIEL SLIM/AFP via Getty Images Little Italy neighborhood of San Francisco, July 2020.The city will relax coronavirus restrictions Wednesday, including the reopening of indoor dining a

Vitalik proposes solution to link certain layer-two scaling projects

In an ongoing effort to battle escalating transaction fees while creating a unified ecosystem, Ethereum co-founder Vitalik Buterin has proposed a solution for a particular type of cross-rollup scaling

DeFi token CRV spikes after reports PayPal acquired unrelated custody firm Curv

Excitable speculators mistakenly rushed to invest in the native token of decentralized finance protocol Curve Finance (CRV) after reports emerged that payments giant PayPal has acquired the unrelated

Amazon tweaks cardboard box tape in new app icon after some saw Hitler’s mustache in the design

The Amazon icon with a jagged tape design, left, and the new design with folded tape.After ditching its longtime shopping cart app icon in favor of a cardboard box with blue tape on it earlier this ye