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Google Offers Free Access to Career Certificates for Community Colleges

Alphabet’s Chief Financial Officer Ruth Porat announced an expansion of the Google Career Certificates program, including added partnerships with community colleges, translating Google Career Certificates into college credit and partnering with four-year universities to prepare students for in-demand jobs. 1. Providing community colleges with free access to Google Career Certificates Community colleges are critical to […]

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Nuro Drives Up With $600 Million Series D

MOUNTAIN VIEW — Nuro, a maker of autonomous delivery vehicles, has scored a massive $600 million round of financing led by Tiger Global Management with participation from Baillie Gifford, Fidelity Management & Research Company, LLC, Gaorong Capital, Google, Kroger, SoftBank Vision Fund 1, funds and accounts advised by T. Rowe Price Associates, Inc., Woven Capital, […]

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Merge Raises $15 Million Series A

SAN FRANCISCO — Merge API Inc., the San Francisco and New York City-based company providing one API for all B2B integrations, announced the close of a $15 million Series A funding round led by Addition, with participation from existing investor NEA. The company also announced its status as a partner of BambooHR, an HR provider, and Lever, an applicant tracking system. […]

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Everlaw Reels In $202 Million

OAKLAND — Everlaw, a developer of a cloud-based legal platform for investigation and litigation, has reeled in $202 million in Series D funding, bringing the company to an overall valuation of over $2 billion. TPG Growth led the round with additional participation from H.I.G. Growth Partners and existing investors CapitalG, Menlo Ventures, Andreessen Horowitz and K9 Ventures. Mike Zappert, […]

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Stripe Strikes Partnership With Klarna

Klarna, a Swedish provider of flexible payment services, has announced a strategic partnership with Stripe, based in San Francisco. The partnership will allow millions of businesses running on Stripe to offer Klarna’s flexible payment options to their consumers. In recent years, consumers around the world have gravitated to popular “Buy Now Pay Later” payment options, […]

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Cisco Launches Webex Hologram for Meetings

SAN JOSE – At WebexOne, Cisco unveiled a preview of its next-generation hybrid work collaboration product. Webex Hologram is the industry’s only real-time meeting solution that takes advantage of augmented reality headsets to combine feature rich Webex meeting functionality with immersive 3D holograms. With 64% of employees agreeing that the ability to work remotely directly affects […]

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Lever Pulls Down on $50 Million Series D Funding

SAN FRANCISCO — Lever, a Talent Acquisition Suite, has completed a $50 million Series D funding round with the Apax Digital Fund. The investment in Lever will accelerate solution development in talent analytics, top-of-funnel talent discovery, and diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) as well as support growth in new markets, and continued product innovation. Serving more than […]

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Anomalo Launches With $33 Million Series A

PALO ALTO — Anomalo, a  complete data quality platform company, formally launched with its product that helps teams trust the data they use to make decisions and build products. Anomalo’s customers include BuzzFeed, Discover Financial Services and Substack. The company says it has exceeded 7-figures of annualized recurring revenue, tripling its revenue over the last […]