Delivery unicorn DoorDash is reportedly looking to raise another $500 million in funding at a valuation over $6 billion, with Singapore’s Temasek likely to lead the financing. The expected fundraise comes days after rival Postmates submitted initial paperwork for a planned public offering.
Amazon announced that it has acquired San Francisco-based eero, a provider of of WiFi systems for household use, for an undisclosed sum. Founded in 2015, eero previously raised at least $90 million in venture financing.
Recruiting platform Jobvite secured $200 million from software investor K1 Investment Management in a majority stake sale and is already apparently putting the money to work. The Silicon Valley company also announced that it has purchased three recruiting tech providers: Talemetry, RolePoint, and Canvas.
According to a key index, public software-as-a-service companies are once again worth around ten times their revenue as their share prices recover from December’s dips.
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