Enterprise messaging service Slack is raising a $250 million round at a $5 billion valuation, TechCrunch has confirmed. We’re hearing that SoftBank, Accel Partners and other existing investors participated.The $250 million financing amount was reported by Bloomberg. Axios first had the names of the lead investors. Recode originally reported on a $500 million round last month, but… Read More
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- Slack is raising a $250 million round at $5 billion valuation
By Katie Roof - Thursday Jul 27, 2017
- The Wherewithal of Society: An Accountability Challenge to Private Enterprise
By Buzz Schmidt - Wednesday Jun 21, 2017
In this article from 2011, Buzz Schmidt, founder of GuideStar, chair of the board of the F.B. Heron Foundation, and former chair of the NPQ board, argues that all enterprises need to be held to account for their contribution to—or depletion of—those things that are necessary to sustain a healthy society. He calls these “elements of community capital.” This article contains ideas that are core to NPQ’s views.
- Prince George was not impressed at the Queen's birthday parade
By Emma Hinchliffe - Saturday Jun 17, 2017
London celebrated Queen Elizabeth II's 91st birthday with Trooping the Colour, her annual birthday parade, on Saturday.
The Queen's great-grandson, however, was not impressed. Three-year-old Prince George watched the parade from a balcony (and behind a window) at Buckingham Palace with his family.
Prince George's 4th birthday is next week, and the Queen's real birthday was back in April. So maybe he was salty she was stealing his birthday week?More about Watercooler, Uk, Royal Family, Prince George, and Queen Elizabeth Ii
- Goofy found photos record WWI soldiers posing with fake military props
By Alex Arbuckle - Sunday Jul 30, 2017
“Flight from the sand desert [i.e., military camp] Neuhammer.” Nuehammer Military Camp, Germany. Unidentified photographer.
Image: Collection of Christopher B. Steiner
While a variety of props – fake airplanes, hot air balloons, automobiles, trains — had been used in studio photography since the late 19th century, their popularity gained traction at the outbreak of World War I in Europe.
Photographs were taken as “official” souvenirs for servicemen at military training camps to send home to friends and families, while more informal photo opportunities were available at arcades and amusement parks for soldiers on leave. Read more...More about History, Retronaut, Military, War, and World War Ii
- Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus—Like playing a B-movie with robot Nazis
By Mark Walton - Thursday Jul 27, 2017
Hands-on: Every bit as weird and wonderful as its predecessor. The shooting's good too.
- Fleet management tracking provider Samsara raises $40M
By Matthew Lynley - Wednesday Jun 21, 2017
Rapid changes in the shipping industry has caught the attention of investors who are starting to pour large sums of money into the industry. And likely for good reason: as a future where trucks are run autonomously becomes ever clearer, the sensors and software behind that is going to have to be able to keep up. One company, Samsara, is working on just those kinds of sensors and products to… Read More