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Groupon acqui-hires MashLogic, will shutter Brightly plugin this weekend

Loosecubes Secures $7.8M From NEA, Accel To Become The Airbnb For Shared Office Space

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Loosecubes, the community marketplace for shared workspace, has today announced that it has secured $7.8 million in series A financing, bringing its total funding to $9 million. The round was led by New Enterprise Associates and Revolution Ventures, with participation from previous investors, Accel Partners and Battery Ventures. As a...
Loosecubes Secures $7.8M From NEA, Accel To Become The Airbnb For Shared Office Space

Braintree publicly launches Venmo Touch to 'be as important for next decade of commerce as PayPal was for last'

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July 9-10, 2013 San Francisco, CA Early Bird Tickets on Sale Buying something on mobile devices is a feat of digital dexterity (see what I did there?). Payments company Braintree has publicly released Venmo Touch and made updates to its iOS software developer kit (SDK) to make mobile purchases...
Braintree publicly launches Venmo Touch to 'be as important for next decade of commerce as PayPal was for last'

Home Remodeling Platform Houzz Raises $35M Series C Round Led By NWA And GGV Capital, Launches Paid Pro+ Accounts

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Houzz is one of those Silicon Valley startups you don’t hear all that much about, but the company is quickly disrupting the $300 billion home remodeling market by providing home owners with inspiration for their projects and connecting them with the designers, architects and contractors who can turn their ideas...
Home Remodeling Platform Houzz Raises $35M Series C Round Led By NWA And GGV Capital, Launches Paid Pro+ Accounts

VC funding for digital health up 70 percent, says report

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Venture capital support for traditional life sciences companies may be up for debate, but enthusiasm for digital health startups certainly seems to be on the rise. According to a report out Wednesday from health startup accelerator Rock Health, in the third quarter of this year, VCs invested 70 percent more money...
VC funding for digital health up 70 percent, says report

NEA raises a whopping $2.6 billion for its fourteenth fund

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All-star venture capital firm New Enterprise Associates (NEA) has raised an impressive $2.6 billion for its fourteenth fund, TechCrunch reports. Partner Tony Florence told the publication in an interview that the fund will be “very enterprise-focused,” though he did note that the firm will be “very very active” in the consumer...
NEA raises a whopping $2.6 billion for its fourteenth fund

NoSQL vendor 10Gen secures $42M in fresh funding

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10Gen, one of the leading vendors of NoSQL database technologies, has secured $42 million in fresh funding from New Enterprise Associates and existing investors such as Sequoia Partners and Flybridge Capital....
NoSQL vendor 10Gen secures $42M in fresh funding

Blue Jeans: 1 Year Old, 250K Users and Another $25M in the Bank

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Video conferencing has been an overlooked environment, left to by the wayside to run in closed environments over proprietary software. But there’s a need for an intuitive platform to host video conferences irrespective of the branded programs a user is running. Blue Jeans has gotten the model right – and...
Blue Jeans: 1 Year Old, 250K Users and Another $25M in the Bank

Anne Wojcicki of 23andMe on One Million-DNA March and More (Video)

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Last week, I paid a visit to the Mountain View, Calif. offices of personal genomics company 23andMe, which just raised more than $50 million in a new funding round, to add to the $68 million it has garnered since it was founded in 2006. The new financing includes Russian...
Anne Wojcicki of 23andMe on One Million-DNA March and More (Video)
Online Education Startup Coursera Lands $16M From Kleiner & NEA, Adds John Doerr To Its Board

Xoom Files for $50 Million IPO

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After months of speculation Xoom has finally filed to go public. On Friday the online money transfer company filed its S-1 with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, announcing plans to list its shares on NASDAQ under the ticker “XOOM” in an IPO to be made through Barclays, Needham &...
Xoom Files for $50 Million IPO

Coursera raises $16 million and partners with top-tier universities to bring free online education to millions

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The Internet is revolutionizing education, as several companies and organizations disrupt the online education space including Open Yale, Open Culture, Khan Academy, Academic Earth, P2PU, Skillshare, Scitable and Skype in the Classroom. The Internet has changed how we interact with time and each other. We can be learning all the time now, whenever we want, and wherever we want. And...
Coursera raises $16 million and partners with top-tier universities to bring free online education to millions

Loosecubes shuts down after raising $7.8 million in June

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Loosecubes, the New York-based co-working startup, has shut down its operations, according to a cryptic blog post on its site. In June, the company raised $7.8 million in venture backing from New Enterprise Associates, Accel Partners, Battery Ventures, Hamilton Investment Partners, Revolution on top of a $1.23 million round in 2010. The company’s aim...
Loosecubes shuts down after raising $7.8 million in June

Workday Stock Soars 72% On IPO (WORKP)

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Workday, a  a cloud-based human resources provider, has begun trading on the New York stock exchange, and it's done so with a classic IPO pop. Priced at $28 per share, it's now going for ~$48, a 72% boost. That sounds like great news for Workday founder David Duffield and venture backers Greylock...
Workday Stock Soars 72% On IPO (WORKP)
10gen Raises $42M to Expand MongoDB, Its Open Source Database Software

Xoom Closes Its First Day On The NASDAQ At $25.49 Per Share, Up 59 Percent From IPO Price

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A number of Silicon Valley investors are starting the long weekend with a smile. That’s thanks to Xoom Corporation, the online money transfer technology and services company, which made a very successful debut today on the NASDAQ stock market. The company’s stock zoomed (sorry, I had to do it) up...
Xoom Closes Its First Day On The NASDAQ At $25.49 Per Share, Up 59 Percent From IPO Price

TechStars NYC Poaches Eugene Chung, a VC at NEA, to Replace David Tisch

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Mr. Chung (Photo: TechStars) In December, after reports about an impending downturn in the accelerator boom, some local investors expressed concerns about the future of TechStars New York. Would the next Demo Day be the same parade of oversubscribed startups when much-hyped graduates were still stuck in beta? Were the...
TechStars NYC Poaches Eugene Chung, a VC at NEA, to Replace David Tisch
At Omada Health, using design and social support to fight diabetes

BlueJeans Network, Switzerland of Video Conference Streams, Raises $25 Million

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Yesterday I had an interesting video four way video conference. I was at home in my apartment in Manhattan using Skype. The other parties were scattered around the country. Two guys were sitting together in an office in Mountain View, Calif. using Polycom video equipment. Two other guys were in...
BlueJeans Network, Switzerland of Video Conference Streams, Raises $25 Million

Online Education Platform Desire2Learn Raises Massive $80M Round From NEA & OMERS Ventures

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Desire2Learn, a Canadian online education startup that offers an increasingly popular cloud learning platform for higher education, K-12 and Fortune 1000 companies, just announced that it has raised a $80 million Series A round led by New Enterprise Associates (NEA) and OMERS Ventures. The company, which is based in RIM’s...
Online Education Platform Desire2Learn Raises Massive $80M Round From NEA & OMERS Ventures

Harvard Joins Groupon Investor to Finance Student Startups

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Harvard University joined with New Enterprise Associates, the first outside investor in Groupon Inc., to start a seed-stage venture fund for financing student startups and investing on the U.S. East Coast....
Harvard Joins Groupon Investor to Finance Student Startups

Hearsay Social hires former Microsoft and Google execs in bid to dominate social for enterprise

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Social media management software provider Hearsay Social has hired two former executives at two of the tech industry’s top companies. Announced today, Michael Lock, the founding executive of Google Enterprise, and Mark Gilbert, a product veteran at Microsoft, have signed on to help “bring social sales and marketing to the...
Hearsay Social hires former Microsoft and Google execs in bid to dominate social for enterprise
Genetics startup 23andMe raises $50M from Yuri Milner & others, drops price to $99

Database Startup 10gen Just Got A Big Pat On The Back From Intel And Red Hat (RHAT, INTC)

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Database startup 10gen just signed up Red Hat, the open-source software company, and Intel, the chipmaker, as investors, the startup announced today. 10gen makes MongoDB, a relatively new kind of database known as NoSQL. NoSQL's name contrasts it to SQL, a language used to access conventional structured databases. NoSQL is one...
Database Startup 10gen Just Got A Big Pat On The Back From Intel And Red Hat (RHAT, INTC)
Cloud-based networking startup Aerohive Networks grabs $22.5M, readies for IPO

Rocket Internet's Square clone Payleven releases payment API, launches in Italy

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Payleven, the mobile payment solution provider that was incubated by Germany’s Rocket Internet, is continuing its international expansion with a launch in Italy. More importantly, Payleven has released an API for developers, essentially enabling third parties to integrate the Square clone’s payment solution into their own apps. Like Square or...
Rocket Internet's Square clone Payleven releases payment API, launches in Italy

Don't Look Now, but Box's Last Funding Round Just Got Bigger

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Remember over the summer bow Box, the enterprise cloud services company, raised a gargantuan $125 million in a round led by General Atlantic? Yeah? Well, it just got bigger. A new filing with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission appears to show that the round has swelled to $150 million....
Don't Look Now, but Box's Last Funding Round Just Got Bigger
E-commerce investments have popped sharply up in recent years (analysis)

Big Data Startup 10gen Raises Gobs Of Money On A Half-Billion-Dollar Valuation (ORCL)

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If you aren't paying attention to a market called big data—and in particular a company called 10gen—then wake up! 10gen just raised a hefty $42 million—$73 million to date. Sources tell us its valuation is over half a billion dollars—in the range of $500 million to $550 million. The company...
Big Data Startup 10gen Raises Gobs Of Money On A Half-Billion-Dollar Valuation (ORCL)
E-commerce biz ChannelAdvisor stock soars 40% in IPO debut
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