In March, Reddit announced it was introducing profile pages. The Reddit profile contains a list of the user’s posts in reverse-chronological order, and a follow button for subscribing to them. Co-founder Alexis Ohanian told The Verge that profiles are “a very big level-up for Reddit as a platform,” saying they would encourage users to share posts that might not work on the site’s topic-specific subreddits.
Modern technology enables stock markets to be faster and more complex than ever.
But while the speed of order executions are infinitely more impressive across the board, the conceptual backbone behind the stock market itself hasn’t changed much. In fact, the model we use today for settling trades and ensuring proper share ownership is still based on the one initially created in the 17th Century.
Today’s infographic comes from Funders and Founders and information designer Anna Vital, and it lists the important metrics to gauge traction and success of new startups.
Several years ago, a key challenge with launching a new tech startup venture was that there weren’t many precedents to follow.
- How do you scale a company?
- How do you measure growth and costs in a more meaningful way?
- Does the company have real traction?
morning bigmoose team!
sorry for our radio silence on the blog front, things have been rather manic!
as you probably know, dad is out of the country until june 7th climbing mount everest! he is safely in nepal and his first 2 weeks there have been great and he is feeling really strong. the team he is with are all lovely, he is enjoying the whole experience, oh and he is back eating chocolate…. i’m pretty sure the box of 48 twirls that we bought him will have been consumed by now!
Metal Tiger plc (LON:MTR) the London Stock Exchange AIM listed investor in strategic natural resource opportunities, is pleased to announce that, further to the announcements on 29 March and 18 April 2017, it has closed its private placement offering, run by Sprott Capital Partners (“Sprott”), raising a total of £4,390,000 through Sprott and a further £460,000 through a placing and subscription of shares in the Company. This represents the largest fundraise by the Company to date.
Gaming Realms plc, the owner and developer of Slingo, today announces its first B2B content licensing deals for its Slingo Original portfolio of games.
Greatland Gold plc (LON:GGP), the London Stock Exchange AIM listed precious and base metals exploration and development business, is pleased to announce that gravity and passive seismic survey work has commenced at the Ernest Giles gold project.
Digital Barriers (AIM: DGB), the specialist provider of visually intelligent solutions to the global surveillance, security and safety markets, is pleased to announce the award of a contract with a major US federal law enforcement agency and existing customer valued at $7.2 million. This contract is one of several that were in the final stages of procurement at the time of the Group’s trading update on 24 March.