Published On: Tue, Jun 29th, 2021

Equity Monday: Big iPads and Ballmer-era Google

Hello and acquire behind to Equity, TechCrunch’s venture-capital-focused podcast where we empty a numbers behind a headlines.

This is Equity Monday, a weekly kickoff that marks a latest private marketplace news, talks about a entrance week, digs into some new appropriation rounds and mulls over a incomparable thesis or account from a private markets. You can follow a uncover on Twitter here and myself here.

First, happy belated birthday to Chris Gates, one of a first members of a show. His birthday was yesterday, and while he’s on vacation for dual weeks, we still wanted to give him a shoutout. Chris is a really good person, a good friend, a good father, a good partner. He’s kind, supportive, and hilarious. And he has a really good beard.

But Equity waits for no singular person, regardless of their merit, so on we went! Here’s today’s show:

  • Stocks are a bit blah this morning, yet set to arise in a United States. Cryptos are adult a little.
  • From a weekend, Venmo is removing into e-commerce and Apple loves Surface.
  • From this morning: Binance is beefing with a United Kingdom and appears to be winning, that is rather humorous.
  • On a appropriation turn beat, Slice lifted $20 million, Botrista lifted $10 million and Thursday lifted $3.5 million.
  • We wrapped with this.

The Equity organisation is behind on Wednesday for a low dive, this week focusing on a creator economy that should be good fun. Chat then!

Equity drops each Monday during 7:00 a.m. PST, Wednesday, and Friday during 6:00 a.m. PST, so allow to us on Apple PodcastsOvercastSpotify and all a casts!

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