Financial education platform Apptuto grabs $500K

By Iris Dorbian — 4 weeks ago

Apptuto, a financial education platform, has secured $500,000 in funding. 500 Startups led the round with participation from other investors that included Michael Staton, a partner at Learn Capital, and executives from Google, HSBC, Macquarie Bank, Delta Partners Group.


Doctoroff, Google launch Sidewalk Labs

By Luisa Beltran — 6 months ago

Dan Doctoroff and Google are forming Sidewalk Labs. The New York-based startup aims to improve city life for residents, businesses and governments by developing and incubating civic technologies. Financial terms weren’t announced. Doctoroff is the former CEO of Bloomberg LP and Deputy Mayor of Economic Development and Rebuilding for the City of New York.