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Kabbage Scoops Up Radius for Its SMB Data

Yesterday we learned of another notable transaction in the fintech/martech space, with Kabbage acquiring Radius Intelligence.  Some context on Radius is useful in understanding the

Gusto’s New Target: Health Insurance

We’ve been watching with interest SMB SaaS player Gusto‘s march toward offering small businesses a comprehensive human resources solution. This march has gained pace with

Is Amazon’s Big SMB Bet a Game Changer?

Saw this floating around yesterday. Well “floating around” probably underplays its significance. Apparently, Amazon is planning to spend $15 billion on tools for small and

Is it Time for More “Lite” Apps?

Some forty-five years ago a beer company decided that what consumers really wanted was a beer that was less filling but still tasted great. Miller

What’s that Fruit in Your Wallet?

Apple finally launched its credit card last week. This long-awaited move makes a lot of sense.  After setting the gold standard for phones, tablets, and

Oh Canada, Here Comes ServiceTitan

I saw this article in the Los Angeles Business Journal last week about ServiceTitan’s push into Canada. As we’ve written before, ServiceTitan has been gaining