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First reported 10 hours ago - Updated 10 hours ago - 1 reports

Stripe launches its services in Australia

Stripe , a payments processor, has launched its services on the Australian market.Moreover, the company has begun testing in 3 Scandinavian countries, as part of Stripe’s expansion agenda. The moves comes after the company struck a deal with Chinese payments ... [Published Paypers - 10 hours ago]
First reported Jul 27 2014 - Updated Jul 27 2014 - 1 reports

Re/wind: Amazon Falls Short, Facebook Goes Long

In case you missed any of the big tech headlines this week, here’s a roundup of the news that powered  Re/code :Amazon posted a larger than expected loss this quarter , after launching its first smartphone and increasing spending on its video business. ... [Published Recode - Jul 27 2014]
First reported Jul 24 2014 - Updated Jul 24 2014 - 1 reports

IPOs Get Bigger but Leave Less for Public Investors

Initial public offerings used to offer investors chances to get in on the ground floor of young, fast-growing companies. There was risk, of course, but also the possibility of enormous rewards. Amazon.comThese days IPO investors are more likely to get ... [Published BusinessWeek - Jul 24 2014]
First reported Jul 24 2014 - Updated Jul 24 2014 - 3 reports

Airware Takes Off With $25M Funding For Drone Software

San Francisco-based Airware , which is developing software for the commercial drone industry, has raised $25M in a funding round. The funding was led by Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, and also included First Round Capital and Andreessen Horowitz. Airware ... [Published Silicontap - Jul 24 2014]
First reported Jul 23 2014 - Updated Jul 24 2014 - 6 reports

Airware Raises $25 Million in Series B Financing

— Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers ( KPCB ) Leads Round; with Participation from Andreessen Horowitz and First Round Capital; KPCB’s Mike Abbott Joins BoardAirware , creator of a hardware, software, and cloud services platform for commercial drone development ... [Published KPCB - Jul 23 2014]
First reported Jul 23 2014 - Updated Jul 23 2014 - 1 reports

Why Eric Vishria is leaving Yahoo for Benchmark

When Benchmark raised $425 million for its eighth venture capital fund late last year, we reported that the Bay Area firm was in search of at least one new general partner. Today Benchmark announced that the recent recruit is Eric Vishria, co-founder ... [Published Fortune - Jul 23 2014]
First reported Jul 23 2014 - Updated Jul 23 2014 - 1 reports

The Daily Startup: Tiger Global Backs Online Lender AvantCredit

Art by Mike Lucas Demand for consumer loans and credit is on the rise, and venture investors are backing a new class of online lenders to meet this demand, disrupt traditional banking and make a windfall. In the most recent deal in this space, AvantCredit ... [Published WSJ.com: Venture Capital Dispatch - Jul 23 2014]
First reported Jul 22 2014 - Updated Jul 22 2014 - 1 reports

The Devastating Business Mistake Tech Founders Often Make

Ben Horowitz Ben Horowitz is the co-founder and General Partner of the venture capital firm Andreessen Horowitz Recent Posts Shareholder’s Best Interests I am a giant advocate for technical founders running their own companies, but one consistent way ... [Published Business Insider - Jul 22 2014]
First reported Jul 22 2014 - Updated Jul 22 2014 - 1 reports

Oculus VR acquired by Facebook

Oculus VR, Inc., a developer of virtual reality headsets for gaming, has been acquired by Facebook, Inc., a social utility that allows people to communicate with their friends, family and co-workers, for approximately $2,000 million. Both the companies ... [Published Individual.com - Jul 22 2014]
First reported Jul 14 2014 - Updated Jul 15 2014 - 2 reports

Andreessen Horowitz re-ups investment in Rap Genius via $40m round

Venture capital firm Andreessen Horowitz has backed a $40m round for line-by-line annotation site Rap Genius , which was led by Cleveland Cavaliers and Quicken Loans owner Dan Gilbert.When the website was launched five years ago, the website was focused ... [Published AltAssets.net - Jul 15 2014]
First reported Jul 14 2014 - Updated Jul 15 2014 - 2 reports

Andreessen Horowitz and Dan Gilbert back Rap Genius

According to a blog post by Ben Horowitz of Andreessen Horowitz , Rap Genius has raised $40 million in funding. Dan Gilbert, owner of Quicken Loans and the Cleveland Cavaliers , led the round with participation from return backer Andreessen Horowitz. ... [Published PE Hub Blog - Jul 14 2014]
First reported Jun 30 2014 - Updated Jul 01 2014 - 7 reports

NEA and Andreessen Horowitz in $33m round for value-from-Big Data company Databricks

New Enterprise Associates has taken the lead in a $33m series B funding round for Apache Spark -founded Databricks , while fellow venture capital firm Andreessen Horowitz also laid down capital.The company will use the funds to promote its new Databricks ... [Published AltAssets.net - Jul 01 2014]

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My experience with Oculus Rift: It was magical [Published U-T San Diego - Jul 26 2014]
Putin might have just killed Russia's brand [Published Japan Times - Jul 26 2014]
Demand for tablets is slowing—here's why [Published CNBC - Jul 26 2014]
Oculus Rift brings comic-con to life [Published U-T San Diego - Jul 26 2014]
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Pengrowth Energy : Big Switch Networks Named as... [Published 4 Traders - Jul 25 2014]
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Commercial drone startup Airware grabs $25 mln ... [Published PE Hub Blog - Jul 24 2014]
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The Daily Startup: Tech Industry Good at Stats,... [Published WSJ.com: Venture Capital Dispatch - 11 hours ago]
Y Combinator President Sam Altman has outlined steps to make his organization more inclusive.Bloomberg News Iconic Silicon Valley accelerator Y Combinator is the latest major tech player to disclose internal stats about how it’s doing on diversity, ...
Commercial drone startup Airware grabs $25 mln ... [Published PE Hub Blog - Jul 24 2014]
San Francisco-based commercial drone startup Airware has closed $25 million in Series B funding. Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers led the round with participation from Andreessen Horowitz and First Round Capital. In addition to the funding, Mike ...
Trip Hawkins releases second chapter of his ‘If... [Published Venturebeat - Jul 24 2014]
Above: If Image Credit: If You Can Company Trip Hawkins’ startup game company If You Can has beefed up its app for teaching kids social and emotional learning skills. Today, it is releasing a parent dashboard for its game, If, and it is releasing the ...
Startup Airware raises $25M to help bring more ... [Published Venturebeat - Jul 23 2014]
Image Credit: DraganFly.com Drone systems startup Airware just snagged $25 million to launch a cloud operating system for drones networks. The company’s aerial OS allows autonomous commercial drones to legally collect, analyze, and distribute data ...
The Daily Startup: Tiger Global Backs Online Le... [Published WSJ.com: Venture Capital Dispatch - Jul 23 2014]
Art by Mike Lucas Demand for consumer loans and credit is on the rise, and venture investors are backing a new class of online lenders to meet this demand, disrupt traditional banking and make a windfall. In the most recent deal in this space, AvantCredit ...
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ItsOn Inc. Raises $12.5M in Series C Funding Le... [Published Financial Services - Apr 15 2014]
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