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The Exit Report: iSocket, MYOB, Shiny Ads

IPO GoDaddy filed with the SEC to go public on June 9th, but the absence of IPO terms in its newly updated S-1 suggest that the domain name registrar and web hosting company will not go forward with

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Peer-to-peer car rental service Getaround raises $24m

Series B Getaround, an online peer-to-peer car rental service based out of San Francisco, today received a Series B cash injection that will allow it to move into other cities in the U.S. Today’s $24

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Blossoming Los Angeles technology scene captures attention

Silicon Valley is the tech hub of the U.S., saturated with innovative startups, talented engineers, and the most prominent venture and angel investors.  But move down 400 miles to Southern California,

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Cloud security startup CipherCloud raises $50m Series B

Seed funding Managed by Q, a smart office cleaning and management service, has closed a $1.65 million seed round. The funding, from names such as RRE Ventures and Haystack’s Semil Shah, will help the

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Shift secures $23.8m for used car concierge service

Seed Bipsync, an automated productivity platform for investment professionals, has received $1.5 million in seed financing. Among the investors are Richard Seigelman (former Kleiner Perkins), David

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10 of 2014’s largest pre-IPO funding rounds

Growth equity investing, which Cambridge Associates argues deserves its own asset class, has emerged in recent years to fund the collection of promising young companies that are not quite ready to

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OrderWithMe raises $28m in funding

Seed funding Investment platform Sliced Investing has closed a seed financing round worth $2 million. Khosla Ventures, Triple Point Ventures and Data Collective joined incubator Y Combinator in

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Berlin pits itself against Uber’s inevitable ascent

It’s a sunny but buttoned-up morning on Berlin’s Jüteborger Strasse. Tucked behind trendy boutiques, day cares and an upscale covered market, the leafy corner of Kreuzberg is one of the German

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The Exit Report: GoPro, Big Fish Games, Yahoo

IPO Location-based social networking company, Momo, Inc., will be the latest Chinese technology firm to list on an American publicly traded exchange after filing last Friday with the SEC for a $300

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Craftsy secures $50m Series D investment

Seed 3D body imaging platform Body Labs has secured $2.2 million in seed financing. The New York company is being backed by FirstMark Capital and New York Angels. At this point Body Labs appears to

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