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Invact Metaversity Saga: Angel investor Gergely Orosz writes to shareholders about CEO Manish Maheshwari;  read the full text

Invact Metaversity Saga: Angel investor Gergely Orosz writes to shareholders about CEO Manish Maheshwari; read the full text

One of the first angel investors in troubled ed-tech company Invact Metaversity, Gergely Orosz, has publicly expressed concern about the ongoing conflict between co-founders Manish Maheshwari and Tanay Pratap. In an email to Orosz’s investors, he said Maheshwari wanted “more equity than invested.” Maheshwari, the former head of Twitter for India, previously said he would …

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Why bootstrapping your boot is better than VC

Why bootstrapping your boot is better than VC

In the current climate of raising funds – against background Technology market slowdown – The global investment community is trying to protect itself. There is more pressure on investment and founders, because investors are chasing results – fast. But turning to venture capital money is not the only option that Europe’s founders have when looking …

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Dennis Crowley is co-founding a new startup called LivingCities - TechCrunch

Dennis Crowley is co-founding a new startup called LivingCities – TechCrunch

The excitement of the web3 and metaversion has attracted a lot of entrepreneurs who have defined the first generation of native mobile applications to start asking what’s next. Foursquare founder Dennis Crowley is co-founding the team of the new startup LivingCities together with Matt Miesnieks, who sold his latest startup 6D.ai to Niantic for an …

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Nine teams that presented themselves at the latest demo day of Pear - TechCrunch

Nine teams that presented themselves at the latest demo day of Pear – TechCrunch

Since 2015, TechCrunch has been covering the demonstration days of the initial corporate company Pear VC. (In 2016, we are first and foremost surrounded by investors and we write.) Since then, a few things have remained true. There are usually about 10 companies that present, and not many others. Many top companies will appear, including …

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'I'm not leaving': Why academics want to reveal the secrets of Web3

‘I’m not leaving’: Why academics want to reveal the secrets of Web3

Web3 allows people to own ownership of digital objects or assets and therefore create a different kind of value economy around digital objects. Its economic side is one of the aspects that interests me most. Also for me, where space really becomes interesting, is the feeling of creating pulsating, absorbing environments, which is associated with …

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Invact CEO Manish Maheshwari has breached the startup agreement: claims an angel investor

Invact CEO Manish Maheshwari has breached the startup agreement: claims an angel investor

Bengaluru: Gergely Orosz, one of the first angels in troubled ed-tech company Invact Metaversity, told the company’s investors that its co-founder and CEO Manish Maheshwari wanted “more equity than a deposit.” Maheshwari, the former head of Twitter for India, previously said he would leave the startup, but returned to his words, says Orosz. ETtech checked …

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1Sharpe Ventures to support starting proptech startups - TechCrunch

1Sharpe Ventures to support starting proptech startups – TechCrunch

Early-stage proptech startups have a potential new source of capital at 1Sharpe Ventures, which recently closed its $ 90 million inaugural fund. Roofstock co-founder and chairman Gregor Watson and real estate investor Rob Bloemker founded the company in 2021 and closed for the first time last year. The couple claim that the fund was “over-subscribed”. …

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This startup has a new application that ensures that VCs are useful

This startup has a new application that ensures that VCs are useful

Cabal launches a new mobile application that complements its existing web application. Horse Like any venture capitalist, Craft Ventures partner Brian Murray asks the founders the same questions over and over again: Can you introduce me to a potential customer? Do you know any suitable candidates for the position I am looking for? Can you …

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Checkout Startup Bolt will lay off more than 200 people, or at least 25% of its employees

Checkout Startup Bolt will lay off more than 200 people, or at least 25% of its employees

Bolt co-founder and CEO CEO Ryan Breslow resigns as $ 11 billion … [+] valuation companies earlier this year. AARON KOTOWSKI PRO FORBES Bolt, a $ 11 billion one-click cashier, has laid off about 240 employees. CEO Maju Kuruvilla announced the dismissal on Wednesday morning in a Slack report to Bolt employees. The company did …

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