WHO’S GETTING BUZZ?
See all the startups in the Philly Startup Leaders Accelerator on this website built by Michael Riley of PSL Accelerator company Simplpost.
Amanda Steinberg, the buzzy CEO of New York City-based women’s finance website DailyWorth, is one of the most stylish women in tech, according to Lucky Magazine. Steinberg lives in Mt. Airy and splits her time between Daily Worth’s NYC office and Chestnut Hill office.
WHO’S MAKING MOVES?
Speaking of DuckDuckGo, the startup made its annual donation to Free and Open Source Software (FOSS), it reported on its blog. This year, DuckDuckGo donated $4,000 to projects focused on secure communications.
WHO’S GETTING FUNDED?
First Round Capital participated in a $33 million round for AltSchool, a “San Francisco-based network of micro-schools that emphasizes personalized learning for children in grades K-8,” Fortune reported. The venture capital firm also invested in New York City social media management company Percolate, Fortune reported, and Seattle-based dogsitter finder site Rover.com, the Wall Street Journal reported.