Documentaries, videos and podcasts
August 25, 2021
Bright, a live video platform that lets fans Zoom with their favorite creators and celebs, has raised $15 million in new funding, the company announced today. The round was co-led by co-founder and talent manager Guy Oseary's Sound Ventures, the fund he founded with Ashton Kutcher. RIT Capital and Regah Ventures also co-led. Other investors [...]
May 27, 2021
Acorns has gotten investments from a host of celebrities and corporations. It struck a deal with a SPAC, giving it a $2.2 billion value.
May 12, 2021
With so much focus on the 'creator economy', and countries hit by the effects of the pandemic, the self-employed market is 'booming', for good or for ill. So it's not too much of a surprise that Collective,a subscription-based back-office for the self-employed has raised a $20 million Series A funding after launching only late last [...]
May 4, 2021
What if you could Zoom with your favorite creator and ask them questions? That's the promise of Bright, the new live video platform launching today from co-founders Guy Oseary and early YouTube product manager Michael Powers. The service, built on top of Zoom, allows fans to engage in live, face-to-face video sessions with creators, ask [...]
February 8, 2021
From Cadillac to Robinhood, here are the ten winners and losers of the Super Bowl LV's slate of ads.