Daily Crunch: Lemonade says website security flaw that exposed customer data is ‘by design’

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Oh where, oh where have Ethereum bulls gone? Sub-$4K ETH fails to entice traders

It seems the low funding rate on ETH futures contracts and the recent 96% rally are not enough to convince traders to buy the Ethereum price dip. Read MoreCointelegraph.com NewsContinue readingOh where, oh where have Ethereum bulls gone? Sub-$4K ETH fails to entice traders

Three students sue coding bootcamp Lambda School alleging false advertising and financial shenanigans

Lambda School has attracted a lot of attention, and raised some $130 million in venture funding from an impressive list of investors, for its novel approach to coding education: offering six-month virtual computer science courses for $30,000, with the option of paying for the courses in installments based on a sliding scale that only kicks in…Continue readingThree students sue coding bootcamp Lambda School alleging false advertising and financial shenanigans

Even startups on tight budgets can maximize their marketing impact

Dominik Angerer Contributor Share on Twitter Dominik Angerer is CEO and co-founder of headless CMS Storyblok, which provides best practice guidance for startups on how to build a sustainable approach to marketing their content. Search engine optimization, PR, paid marketing, emails, social — marketing and communications is crowded with techniques, channels, solutions and acronyms. It’s…Continue readingEven startups on tight budgets can maximize their marketing impact

Substack acquires team from community consulting startup People & Company

New media poster child Substack announced today that they’ve added a small community-building consultancy team to its ranks, acquiring the Brooklyn-based startup People & Company. The small firm has been working with clients to build up their community efforts and its team will now be tasked with building up some of the newsletter company’s upstart…Continue readingSubstack acquires team from community consulting startup People & Company

Does Mike Novogratz hold more than $5B in crypto?

In a recent interview, the Galaxy Digital founder said his crypto investments amounted to 85% of his net worth. Read MoreCointelegraph.com NewsContinue readingDoes Mike Novogratz hold more than $5B in crypto?

Alpha Homora defies market slump, bolsters TVL and token price on v2 relaunch

The leveraged yield farming protocol looks to put multiple missteps in the past with a successful relaunch. Read MoreCointelegraph.com NewsContinue readingAlpha Homora defies market slump, bolsters TVL and token price on v2 relaunch

Pinterest to test livestreamed events this month with 21 creators

Pinterest is expanding into live events. The company is planning to host a three-day virtual event that will feature livestreamed sessions from top creators, including big names like Jonathan Van Ness and Rebecca Minkoff, among others. The virtual event will run inside the Pinterest app from May 24th through May 25th, and will serve as…Continue readingPinterest to test livestreamed events this month with 21 creators

Shopify helps customers build online shops, but it’s minting tech founders and investors, too

Last month, Jean-Michel Lemieux, the chief technology officer of Shopify, and chief talent officer Brittany Forsyth announced on Twitter that they are stepping down from their roles. Chief legal officer Joe Frasca is also set to step down, with all three ending their tenures next month. In their new chapters, all seem keen to advise, invest…Continue readingShopify helps customers build online shops, but it’s minting tech founders and investors, too

New Relic is bringing in a new CEO as founder Lew Cirne moves to executive chairman role

At the market close this afternoon ahead of its earnings report, New Relic, an applications performance monitoring company, announced that founder Lew Cirne would be stepping down as CEO and moving into the executive chairman role. At the same time, the company announced that Bill Staples, a software industry vet, would be taking over as…Continue readingNew Relic is bringing in a new CEO as founder Lew Cirne moves to executive chairman role