notion News of 07/11/20
Work Collaboration Unicorn Notion Is Blocked In China
Notion, the fast-growing work collaboration tool that recently hit a $2 billion valuation , said on Twitter Monday that its service is blocked in China. The productivity app has attracted waves of startups and tech workers around the world ...
This Early Facebook Investor Wants To Find Smart Students A Job At The Next Facebook
For many college seniors, school is a time for self-exploration, considering options, leisurely contemplating the future. Yet that’s rarely the case for computer engineering students who either attend the world’s best universities or ...
Mya Systems Gets $18.75m To Keep Scaling Its Recruitment Chatbot
Hiring chatbot Mya Systems — which uses a conversational AI to grease the recruitment pipeline by automating sourcing for agencies and large enterprises needing to fill lots of vacancies in areas such as retail and warehouse jobs — has ...
Superhuman CEO Rahul Vohra On Waitlists, Freemium Pricing And Future Products
The “Sent via Superhuman iOS” email signature has become one of the strangest flexes in the tech industry, but its influence is enduring, as the $30 per month invite-only email app continues to shape how a wave of personal productivity ...
Why Notion Is Staying Small As Its Valuation Gets Bigger
Work tools startup Notion , which recently reached a reported $800 million valuation , isn’t on the verge of a big SoftBank round. In fact, COO Akshay Kothari says the startup has “never felt like if we had more money we could grow ...
Work Collaboration Startup Notion Labs Cozies Up To Silicon Valley’S Top Accelerators
Startups building work software for other startups have been a huge focus of investment in Silicon Valley as eager VCs hope to grab a piece of the next Slack. Notion Labs , a profitable work tools startup that recently hit a reported $800 million ...
YC Grad Taskade Raises $5m To Take On Notion With A More Collaborative Productivity Platform
Enterprise software tool startups are so often birthed to either un-bundle or re-bundle what came before them. In an age where “consumerization of the enterprise” is a trendy phrase for investors, it was natural a startup would come ...
New Vector Scores $8.5m To Plug More Users Into Its Open, Decentralized Messaging Matrix
New Vector , a European startup founded in 2017 by the creators of an open, decentralized communications standard called Matrix to drive adoption and grow an ecosystem around an alternative messaging protocol for instant messaging and VoIP apps, ...
Notion Capital Launches New $150m Fund Aimed At European b2b Tech
Notion Capital today announces a new $150M fund in a bid to bolster its claim to being the go-to investor for European B2B tech. Launched ten years ago after the $700M exit of MessageLabs by co-founders Ben and Jos White, this new fourth fund will ...