PINE LABS, WHICH MAKES POS SOFTWARE FOR PAYMENTS TERMINALS AS WELL AS INVOICING TOOLS, RAISES $285M AT A $3B VALUATION, UP FROM $2B IN A ROUND LAST DECEMBER (MANISH SINGH/TECHCRUNCH)
Manish Singh / TechCrunch:
Pine Labs, which makes POS software for payments terminals as well as invoicing tools, raises $285M at a $3B valuation, up from $2B in a round last December Pine Labs, a startup that offers merchants payments terminals, invoicing tools and working capital, said on . . .
PANDEMIC-INDUCED RISE IN APP ORDERING HAS GIVEN BIRTH TO THE "APPUCCINO", A PHENOMENON DRIVEN BY TIKTOK, WHERE CUSTOMIZED STARBUCKS DRINK SUGGESTIONS GO VIRAL (KATIE NOTOPOULOS/BUZZFEED NEWS)
Katie Notopoulos / BuzzFeed News:
Pandemic-induced rise in app ordering has given birth to the appuccino, a phenomenon driven by TikTok, where customized Starbucks drink suggestions go viral Stomachs churned and food service workers broke out in a cold sweat when a photo of a long, complicated . . .
US LAWMAKERS SAY THEY ARE CRAFTING BIPARTISAN LEGISLATION TO MANDATE CYBERATTACK REPORTING BY KEY INFRASTRUCTURE OPERATORS, FOLLOWING THE COLONIAL PIPELINE HACK (POLITICO)
US lawmakers say they are crafting bipartisan legislation to mandate cyberattack reporting by key infrastructure operators, following the Colonial pipeline hack The Colonial Pipeline cyberattack, which led to hoarding and fuel shortages across the East Coast, is spurring new efforts