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    ManoMano raises $139 million for its home improvement e-commerce platform

    French startup ManoMano is raising another mega round of funding. The company operates an e-commerce website for DIY, home improvement and gardening products. This time, ManoMano is raising $139 million (€125 million) with Temasek leading the round. General Atlantic, Eurazeo, Piton Capital, Bpifrance and Kismet Holdings are also participating. The…

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      Facebook and Razer are restricting employee travel to China amid coronavirus outbreak

      Facebook and gaming hardware maker Razer are among the first US technology companies to begin restricting travel to China amid the ongoing coronavirus outbreak. Facebook is halting all non-essential employee travel to the country, and the company is also telling employees who recently returned from China to work from home,…

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        Practice Fusion, backed by top VCs before selling in 2018, pushed doctors to prescribe opioids in kickback scheme

        Practice Fusion, a medical records startup that attracted more than $150 million from VCs, including at Founders Fund, Kleiner Perkins, and Artis Ventures, has some negative press coverage since selling to its older and publicly traded rival Allscripts in a $100 million cash deal in early 2018. Yet it appears…

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          H1 Insights is giving the healthcare industry the ultimate professional database

          “I want to build a business which profiles every single researcher and healthcare professional in the world and I want to sell it to industry,” says Ariel Katz, the co-founder and chief executive of H1 Insights.  With the healthcare industry on a mission to digitize and analyze every conceivable datapoint…

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            Fraudsters Used Grindr To Spoof Ads On Roku Apps And Devices

            In just the past three weeks, Grindr, the popular gay dating app, has been slammed by the Norwegian Consumer Council for exposing users’ personal information, suspended from Twitter’s ad network as a result of that investigation, and alleged to have been the way a Michigan hairstylist met the man who…

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              Sandy Hook truther arrested for doxxing grieving dad

              A man who spread conspiracy theories about the Sandy Hook shooting and allegedly harassed victims’ families was arrested Monday morning in Florida. The hoaxer, Wolfgang Halbig, was charged with “unlawful possession of personal identification of another person” and released after paying a $5,000 bond. The arrest was first reported in…

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