Slowdown? What slowdown? Menlo Ventures bags $761M for its largest-ever opportunities fund

Startup founders and laid-off tech workers know all too well about the funding slowdown of 2022, but the boom times aren’t over for everyone. U.S. venture firms in particular are amassing more cash than ever, and Menlo Ventures is perpetuating the trend. The...

Cottage raises $15M to make it easier for homeowners to build custom ADUs

An easing of laws around the construction of Accessory Dwelling Units (ADUs) around the U.S. has opened up opportunities for companies that build such structures. Cottage is one such company. The San Francisco-based startup has developed software and a marketplace...