Published On: Tue, Aug 11th, 2020

Equity Monday: The TikTok tale rolls on as gain deteriorate starts to wrap

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

This is Equity Monday, a weekly kickoff that marks a latest large news, chats 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, and don’t forget to check out last Friday’s episode.

This morning was a bit of a grab-bag of news, though of march we had to start off with a biggest story from a past few weeks:

  • It’s TikTok around a clock: News pennyless recently that Twitter could be meddlesome in TikTok after Apple came and rather went as a probable suitor. What matters is that Microsoft is not a full-lock on TikTok’s exit. No word newly on either a Trump administration’s preference to try to extract a cube of a sale cost will go through. (It won’t.)
  • TikTok might sue a Trump administration as early as this week over a probable forced sale.
  • Do startup culture, try collateral and mental health brew well?
  • Amazon is articulate about branch some malls into accomplishment centers; TechCrunch has more.
  • The outrageous resources of vital tech companies is usually growing, definition that a rising share of a open marketplace run is formed on a handful of big-tech results.
  • Flipkart is building an accelerator.
  • Expert System has lifted $29.4 million, while Palmetto has lifted $29 million, and Silverfort put together a $30 million round. How’s that for 3 rounds of a same size?

All that and gain deteriorate is mostly behind us, withdrawal tech companies generally unscathed. So, a good times will insist for a while yet. Have a good week!

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