• Slack raises, Dropbox and Snap report earnings, and Magic Leap is real

    10 days ago - By Tech Crunch

    And welcome back to Equity , TechCrunch's venture capital-focused podcast where we unpack the numbers behind the headlines.
    This week Matthew Lynley and Alex Wilhelm were joined by 500 Startups CEO Christine Tsai for what turned out to be a super packed episode.
    We kicked off with the latest from Slack: $400 million new dollars at a shiny, new $7 billion valuation, according to TechCrunch. The new capital comes after the firm raised a huge sum last year from SoftBank's Vision Fund.
    We dug into why the company would raise again , and what competitors it has left after the Atlassian...
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