Samuel Benchetrit et Vanessa Paradis : Leur nouveau projet en difficultés…

Après leur film “Chien” et l’attendu nouvel album de Vannessa Paradis, une “expérience merveilleuse” pour lui, Samuel Benchetrit aimerait de nouveau travailler sur grand écran avec son épouse. Mais le

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YC-backed Sterblue aims to enable smarter drone inspections

As government regulation for commercial drone usage seems to be trending in a very positive direction for the companies involved, there is an ever-growing opportunity for drone startups to utilize

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DoorDash raises another $250M, nearly triples valuation to $4B

Food delivery startup DoorDash announced this afternoon that it has raised $250 million, just five months since the company announced a $535 million round. Why raise more money so soon? CEO Tony Xu told Axios that

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Vitesse Media to buy InvestmentNews in $27.1M deal

London-based buyer to gain toehold in U.S. media market in transaction expected to close mid-August. InvestmentNews leadership team remains intact. Vitesse, which is publicly traded on the London Stock Exchange’s

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PayU acquires Zooz to take on international payment services

A week after PayPal led a $50 million round in the cross-border payment specialist PPRO, one of its big competitors in the developing world has announced an acquisition of its own in

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DoorDash Has Big Plans for Its Recent SoftBank-Led $535 Million Funding

DoorDash won’t be getting into the marijuana delivery business anytime soon, but nonetheless the Silicon Valley startup has high aspirations for its next chapter. Earlier this year, the five-year-old food

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Cisco to Acquire Cybersecurity Company Duo for $2.35 Billion

Cisco Systems Inc. said on Thursday it would buy Duo Security, a venture capital-backed cyber security company, for $2.35 billion in cash, as part of its push to expand into

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Grail nets $300 million from Chinese investors in Series C round

Next-generation sequencing firm plans to present data on its gargantuan genomics study at ASCO next month. A company working on methods for early detection of cancers has secured a $300

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Logistics company Flexport raises $100 million from Chinese courier company SF Express

San Francisco-based logistics software maker Flexport raised $100 million from Chinese courier company SF Express, the companies said. The funding will help Flexport expand its operations in China and globally

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Chargebee Closes $18M Investment

Chargebee, a SaaS subscription management and recurring billing solution, has secured $18 million in growth capital, led by New York-based Insight Venture Partners. Chargebee offers a payment gateway agnostic subscription

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