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Medallia stock up 76% following first day trading on the NYSE

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Customer experience management platform Medallia( NYSE: MDLA) rose more than 70% in its New york stock exchange debut Friday. The practically two-decades-old business priced the market share at $21 apiece, the top of its submitted compas, Thursday evening and sold as high-pitched as $39.54 the following morning. Medallia closed up roughly 76% at about $37…

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Brooklinen, known for high-quality bed sheets, launches its first line of loungewear

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Brooklinen, the direct-to-consumer bed sheet brand backed by investors including FirstMark, is entering the clothe infinite with its first path of loungewear. The companionship says its patterns, including tops, gasps, suddenlies and a dress, are inspired by vintage athletic apparel and made from cotton and modal blended with spandex. Costs array from $28 for a…

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The mid-engine 2020 Chevrolet Corvette has been given a name

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The first mid-engine Chevrolet Corvette will have a familiar mention. The 2020 Chevrolet Corvette will debut as a “Stingray” when it’s revealed July 18. If that dins familiar, it is. Several Corvette model years ought to have dubbed Stingray, beginning in 1963 with the second generation of the sports car. The 2020 Chevrolet Corvette will…

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Minimum investment for EB-5 investor green card expected to more than double

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While not a startup visa, the EB-5 investor green card offers countless inventors a path to a green card by investing money and creating jobs in the U.S. Under the EB-5 planned, an entrepreneur’s family is also eligible for green cards. Imminent regulatory changes to the EB-5 planned is about to prepare procuring an EB-5…

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With $34B Red Hat deal closed, IBM needs to execute now

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In a time astonish the coming week, IBM announced it had closed its $34 billion blockbuster consider to acquire Red Hat. The transaction, which was announced in October, was expected to take a year to clear all “of the committees rules of” snags, but U.S. and EU regulators moved astonishingly speedily. For IBM, the future…

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US national security, climate change, startup HR, and launching in the Midwest

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Reminder: Extra Crunch Event Discounts for Summer Party TechCrunch’s annual Summer Party is just around the region next week — come converge all the staff at the Park Chalet beer garden on the Pacific Coast in San Francisco this Thursday night. We handed out 50 free tickets to EC readers this past week by email,…

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Watch Patrick Stewart grow bored of his winery in first ‘Star Trek: Picard’ trailer

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Yes, Captain Jean-Luc Picard is indeed coming back. We knew this from previous announcements, but CBS All Access turned honchoes at this year’s San Diego Comic Con with an actual trailer of Sir Patrick Stewart Picarding his mind out. He says “engage!” for god’s sake. From what I can grasp from this trailer, the story…

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Slack reportedly prices IPO at $26 per share

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Slack’s public entry is happening Thursday on the NYSE and the company has determined a remark price of $26 per share for its direct index, according to WSJ, which would evaluate the company at around $15.7 billion. The company’s stock is expected to pop at open, according to the WSJ’s sources. Slack is pursuing a…

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Fundraising 101: Do VC associates matter?

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Building a company is fueled by high-flowns and lows, but one of the few moments of potential ecstasy( or perhaps for grizzled ex-servicemen, deep hassle) is the VC outreach email. You are building your startup on deforming IKEA desks eating frozen dinners when out of nowhere, a major VC firm reachings out and wants to…

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Willo is a robot that wants to replace your toothbrush

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If you think about it, the basic concept of a toothbrush hasn’t evolved since … forever. Sure, many people have switched to an electric toothbrush, but it remains a stick with a brush at the end. Willo thinks that’s not good enough. The company has developed an oral help machine to improve brushing with a…

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