• Bytedance, China's Fastest Growing Social Network, Just Entered eCommerce. Here's What You Need to Know

    26 days ago - By Business 2 Community

    Bytedance is one of China's fastest growing tech startup.
    Founded in 2012, the company controls a suite of popular apps to curate articles, videos, and other non-text-based content.
    Under the banner of Bytedance is Toutiao, its flagship product, which acts as a one-stop shop for aggregated Chinese news primarily. Its unique selling proposition is gathering stories from thousands of outlets and using artificial intelligence to personalize content according to the individual users' interests. Alongside Toutiao is Douyin - also known as TikTok, a social media app for sharing and creating live...
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  • Meet Jennifer Tejada, the secret weapon of one of Silicon Valley's fastest-growing enterprise software startups

    Meet Jennifer Tejada, the secret weapon of one of Silicon Valley's fastest-growing enterprise software startups

    26 days ago - By Tech Crunch

    PagerDuty, an eight-year-old, San Francisco-based company that sends companies information about their technology, doesn't receive a fraction of the press that other fast-growing enterprise software companies receive. In fact, though it counts as customers heavyweight companies like CapitalOne, Spotify, and Netflix; it employs 500 employees; and it has five offices around the world, it has largely operated out of the spotlight.
    That's changing. For one thing, the company is now a so-called unicorn, after raising $90 million in a round led by Wellington and T. Rowe Price that brought its...
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