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JustFab becomes latest startup to hit $1bn valuation after $85m funding round

Series A The Mumbai-based digital photography service Zoomin.com has secured an $8 million venture round from investors First Round, Lightbox Ventures, and Gund Investment, LLC. Zoomin.com allows

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The Exit Report: Alibaba, HubSpot, Twitch

IPO Four of the six underwriters of the Alibaba IPO now have even more skin in the game. In a move rarely made by investment banks, Citigroup, Deutsche Bank, JP Morgan Chase, and Morgan Stanley have

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Nutanix secures $140m funding at $2bn valuation

Series D Wikia, the content portal for fan communities, has raised $15 million in a Series D round led by Digital Garage. Existing investors Amazon, Bessemer Venture Partners and Institutional

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Snapchat joins $10bn club after Kleiner’s $20m investment

Kleiner Perkins Caulfield & Byers’ latest investment in Snapchat values the instant messaging application at close to $10 billion, according to a recent report by the Wall Street Journal. That

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Pluralsight secures $135m round at $1bn valuation

Series A GoEuro, a travel planning company based out of Berlin, Germany, has secured a Series A round worth $27 million. The financing was led by New Enterprise Associates with participation from

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‘Game-changing’ mobile network to release wave of Myanmar tech talent

Myanmar recently crawled out from under the rule of military dictatorship, but tensions in the Southeast Asian country remain high and corruption is endemic. However, new infrastructure could be about

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Feedvisor secures $6m Series A round

Seed funding Datanyze, a sales prospecting solution, has secured $2 million in seed funding in a round led by IDG Ventures. Google Ventures, Mark Cuban, AngelList, Gil Penchina, Neeraj Agrawal, Jeff

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Southeast Asia technology sector sees boost from emerging countries

Southeast Asia’s tech sector has traditionally been driven by its four ‘tiger’ economies: Hong Kong, Singapore, South Korea and Taiwan. But the region’s other players are showing sharp claws

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DraftKings secures $41m Series C round

Series B Mobile device location and identity verification company Zumigo has raised $6 million in Series B financing, led by Intel Capital. Aligned Partners also participated in the round, which will

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The Exit Report: Jetpac, T-Mobile, Shutterfly

M&A Jetpac, a smartphone app that aggregates friends’ social media photos for people planning trips, has been acquired by Google. Terms of the deal were not disclosed, but the app will be taken

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