ShiftPlanning has raised $1 million Series A funding round led by Point Nine Capital, TechCrunch reports. Funding will go towards expanding the company’s time management product, which it says is used in over 60 countries.
TechCrunch reports that Airbnb has closed a $500 million funding round that valued the company at $10 billion. The round, which was led by the TPG private equity firm, brings Airbnb’s total funding to $826 million. [Source: TechCrunch]
Last January, Yahoo’s chief operating officer of 15 months Henrique De Castro was fired. According to SEC filings made public yesterday, his severance package came out to $58 million. [Source: The Washington Post]