Hello and welcome back to Startups Weekly, a weekend newsletter that dives into the week’s noteworthy news pertaining to startups and venture capital. Before I jump into today’s topic, let’s catch up a bit. Last week, I profiled an e-commerce startup Part & Parcel. Before that, I wrote about Stripe’s grand plans.
Some startups build space ships that will one day send us all to Mars, others put their time and energy into improving 350 year old infrastructure.
Landline, the operator of a bus network in the Midwest, is one of the latest companies to raise venture capital. The