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Tech / 9lessons - 1 week ago

Health insurance startup Alan adds life insurance

& French startup Alan launched a brand new full-stack health insurance last year. This week, the company is launching corporate-owned life insurance so that it can become a one-stop shop for all your corporate insurance needs. When Alan launched...

Tech / 9lessons - 1 week ago

SoundCloud says it’s not going anywhere

& I’m glad to hear that because I can’t lose SoundCloud. Ever. Last week, SoundCloud announced layoffs of 173 employees (about half of its staff), as well as the closing of its offices in San Francisco and London. TechCrunch’s J...

Tech / 9lessons - 3 weeks ago

Someone just bought R2-D2 for over $2 million

& Sorry, Luke — but it looks like both your lightsaber and R2-D2 have new owners. In an auction that I’d like to pretend took place in front of a Sandcrawler in the middle of a desert, someone reportedly just dropped over $2 million d...

Tech / 9lessons - 3 weeks ago

A walk around Station F with Emmanuel Macron

& “We called this building Station F, like Station France, Station Femmes [ed. note: women in French], Station Founders or Station Freyssinet because Freyssinet was a great architect and a great entrepreneur,” French billionaire and I...

Tech / 9lessons - 3 weeks ago

Crunch Report | Facebook Helps You Find Wi-Fi

& Today’s Stories Facebook is rolling out its ‘Find Wi-Fi’ feature worldwide Delivery Hero’s valuation surpasses $5B following successful IPO Chat app Kakao raises $437M for its Korean ride-hailing service Cabin secures $...