The hottest news in entertainment, fitness, and consumer tech
Here is weekly drop of the hottest news from sports, gaming, media, fitness, and technology.The gaming industry continues to scoop up capital, with large raises from Epic Games and Tripledot. The IPO market remains hot, with offerings coming from AppLovin and Impossible Foods. Lastly, be sure to check out the diverse founders featured in our #RiseUp series.
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Epic Games Pockets $1Bn Raise
Epic Games, the creators of Fortnite and the Unreal Engine, has raised a further $1Bn in funding. The valuation of the company now stands at $28.7Bn as they look to build the Metaverse over the coming years.