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Q&A with “Real Facebook Oversight Board” members Carole Cadwalladr and Yael Eisenstat on tech criticism, the role of Facebook’s Oversight Board, and more (Alex Kantrowitz/OneZero )

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Profile of Instacart CEO Apoorva Mehta, who since the pandemic started has overseen three consecutive quarters of positive cash flow, a first for the company (Chloe Sorvino/Forbes)

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Q&A with Apple VP Tim Twerdahl, who says the new Siri Remote doesn’t need AirTag-like tech because it is too thick to get lost in couch cushions (Patrick O’Rourke/MobileSyrup)

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How Tim Cook’s supply chain expertise and diplomacy helped him grow Apple’s annual revenues from $108B in 2011 to $365B in 2021, with profits up 3.7x to $95B (Patrick McGee/Financial Times)

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Fetch Rewards, which offers a consumer loyalty and retail rewards app, raises $210M Series D led by Vision Fund 2, at a valuation over $1B (Stephanie Sorrina Beecher/Milwaukee …)

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Collective, a subscription-based service that handles back office tasks like accounting for the self-employed, raises $20M Series A led by General Catalyst (Mike Butcher/TechCrunch)

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Whatnot, a livestreaming service for buying and selling collectibles, raises $50M Series B led by Y Combinator Continuity, after its $20M Series A in March (Greg Kumparak/TechCrunch)

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Filing: Hipcamp, a platform for listing and booking campsites, raises $57M Series C at a valuation of $300M+, double the valuation from its last raise in 2019 (Cory Weinberg/The Information)

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Oxygen, a digital banking startup that focuses on helping freelancers and others with multiple revenue streams, raises $17M Series A led by Runa Capital (Mike Wheatley/SiliconANGLE)

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Sources: Salesforce COO Bret Taylor told people close to him that he expects to be promoted to CEO soon (Kevin McLaughlin/The Information)