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The Economic Times
Mu Sigma head Dhiraj Rajaram and wife Ambiga divorced; development won’t impact operations, says duobe valued at $1.5 billion. The data analytics company, which is based in Bengal
Mu Sigma head Dhiraj Rajaram and wife Ambiga divorced; development won’t impact operations, says duo
The Economic Times / Posted 6 hours ago
be valued at $1.5 billion. The data analytics company, which is based in Bengaluru and Chicago, employs nearly 4,000 staff. Sequoia Capital and General Atlantic Partners did not provide comment. Rajaram said the investors had been apprised of the... Read more
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Business Standard India
Hotspotting for growthApril 2014 - $0.5 million from Amit Bhatiani (Partner, CX Partners) in angel ro
Hotspotting for growth
Business Standard India / Posted yesterday
April 2014 - $0.5 million from Amit Bhatiani (Partner, CX Partners) in angel round. February 2015 - $2.2 million from Sequoia Capital and angel investors (including Jason Hirschhorn, Jarett Posner, and Amit Bhatiani) in seed round EXPERT... Read more
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The Financial Express
Enter the dragon: Chinese investors betting big on India’s Web start-upsresisted offers of buyouts and funding for more than five years after it starte
Enter the dragon: Chinese investors betting big on India’s Web start-ups
The Financial Express / Posted 2 days ago
resisted offers of buyouts and funding for more than five years after it started. It finally accepted funding from Sequoia Capital in December 2013. “Much of it was pumped into growth—both product development and for building a high-class... Read more
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The Financial Express
Income Tax sleuths quiz PEs on source of funds, LPsany ongoing investigation like the probe by the Enforcement Directorate ( ED) i
Income Tax sleuths quiz PEs on source of funds, LPs
The Financial Express / Posted 3 days ago
any ongoing investigation like the probe by the Enforcement Directorate ( ED) into alleged money laundering by investors in Sequoia Capital and WestBridge Capital with regard to investment in Vasan Healthcare in 2009. Data from Bain & Co India show... Read more
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Japan Today
Messaging app Snapchat snaps up new funding ‹ Japan Today“unicorns.” The investors in the new round were not named but TechCrunch said
Messaging app Snapchat snaps up new funding ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 3 days ago
“unicorns.” The investors in the new round were not named but TechCrunch said the participants included General Atlantic, Sequoia Capital, T. Rowe Price, Lone Pine, Glade Brook Capital, IVP, Coatue Management and Fidelity. Snapchat estimates it... Read more
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Fortune
Jawbone Is Trying to Sell Its Speaker Businessits founding, Jawbone has raised hundreds of millions in venture capital from m
Jawbone Is Trying to Sell Its Speaker Business
Fortune / Posted 3 days ago
its founding, Jawbone has raised hundreds of millions in venture capital from marquee investors including Khosla Ventures, Andreessen Horowitz, Sequoia Capital, and Kleiner Perkins. The company counts Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer as a bo... Read more
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The Financial Express
Snapchat raises $1.81 billion in new funding roundlast year only to boost it by more than 60 percent in February. Investors in t
Snapchat raises $1.81 billion in new funding round
The Financial Express / Posted 3 days ago
last year only to boost it by more than 60 percent in February. Investors in this latest round include General Atlantic, Sequoia Capital, T. Rowe Price and Lone Pine, among others, tech blog TechCrunch reported on Thursday, citing unidentified... Read more
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The Economic Times
Snapchat raises $1.81 billion in new funding roundvaluation is not justified because of its uneven revenue stream. Investors in
Snapchat raises $1.81 billion in new funding round
The Economic Times / Posted 3 days ago
valuation is not justified because of its uneven revenue stream. Investors in this round included General Atlantic, Sequoia Capital, T. Rowe Price, Lone Pine and Fidelity , among others, TechCrunch reported on Thursday, citing sources.... Read more
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Business Standard India
Snapchat raises $1.81 billion in new funding round25% last year only to boost it by more than 60% in February. Investors in this
Snapchat raises $1.81 billion in new funding round
Business Standard India / Posted 4 days ago
25% last year only to boost it by more than 60% in February. Investors in this latest round include General Atlantic, Sequoia Capital, T. Rowe Price and Lone Pine, among others, tech blog TechCrunch reported on Thursday, citing unidentified... Read more
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Boston Globe
Snapchat raises $1.8 billion from private investorsthat it began the latest fund-raising round Feb. 17, 2015. Over the past year,
Snapchat raises $1.8 billion from private investors
Boston Globe / Posted 4 days ago
that it began the latest fund-raising round Feb. 17, 2015. Over the past year, new investors, including General Atlantic, Sequoia Capital, T. Rowe Price, and hedge fund Lone Pine, have bought stakes in Snapchat, according to people who spoke on... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Business News Roundup, May 27that it began the latest fundraising round Feb. 17, 2015. Over the past year,
Business News Roundup, May 27
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 4 days ago
that it began the latest fundraising round Feb. 17, 2015. Over the past year, new investors, including General Atlantic, Sequoia Capital, T. Rowe Price and hedge fund Lone Pine, have bought stakes in Snapchat, according to people who spoke on the... Read more
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Market Watch
Snapchat valuation nears $18 billionround that stretched over more than a year, people familiar with the matter sai
Snapchat valuation nears $18 billion
Market Watch / Posted 4 days ago
round that stretched over more than a year, people familiar with the matter said. Several new investors, including Sequoia Capital, Spark Capital, Meritech Capital Partners and Dragoneer Investment Group participated in the funding, which... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Snapchat valued at $18 billionperson familiar with the matter. Investments in Snapchat's latest round came f
Snapchat valued at $18 billion
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 4 days ago
person familiar with the matter. Investments in Snapchat's latest round came from Fidelity Investments, General Atlantic, Sequoia Capital and other backers, the person said. Mary Ritti, a spokeswoman for Snapchat, declined to comment. TechCrunch... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Snapchat expands investor base as it grabs $1.3 billion in fundingfunds have piled on, including Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, followed by Ne
Snapchat expands investor base as it grabs $1.3 billion in funding
Los Angeles Times / Posted 4 days ago
funds have piled on, including Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, followed by New Enterprise Associates and reportedly Sequoia Capital. And investment groups led by former entrepreneurs, namely HDS Capital and Entree Capital, have nabbed stakes... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Snapchat raises $1.81 billion in new funding roundlast year only to boost it by more than 60 percent in February. Investors in t
Snapchat raises $1.81 billion in new funding round
Eye Witness News / Posted 4 days ago
last year only to boost it by more than 60 percent in February. Investors in this latest round include General Atlantic, Sequoia Capital, T Rowe Price and Lone Pine, among others, tech blog TechCrunch reported on Thursday, citing unidentified... Read more
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CNBC
Expect more robots, health-focused start-ups in the next 5 years, say VCsWednesday night during Churchill Club's 18th-annual dinner in Santa Clara, Cal
Expect more robots, health-focused start-ups in the next 5 years, say VCs
CNBC / Posted 4 days ago
Wednesday night during Churchill Club's 18th-annual dinner in Santa Clara, California. On the panel were Pat Grady of Sequoia Capital, John Lilly of Greylock, Emily Melton of DFJ, Ann Miura-Ko of Floodgate and Aydin Senkut of Felicis... Read more
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SiliconANGLE
The top 10 coming tech trends, from five top tech investorstechnologies to come true. On the panel, all new for this year, were (pictured
The top 10 coming tech trends, from five top tech investors
SiliconANGLE / Posted 4 days ago
technologies to come true. On the panel, all new for this year, were (pictured, from left to right) Pat Grady of Sequoia Capital, John Lilly of Greylock Partners, Emily Melton of DFJ, Ann Miura-Ko of Floodgate and Aydin Senkut of Felicis... Read more
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FierceTelecom
Viptela snags $75M in financing, dedicates funds SD-WAN R&D, customer demandsC round of funding. Led by Redline Capital with participation from new investo
Viptela snags $75M in financing, dedicates funds SD-WAN R&D, customer demands
FierceTelecom / Posted 4 days ago
C round of funding. Led by Redline Capital with participation from new investor Northgate Capital and existing investor Sequoia Capital, the completion of this round brings Viptela total funding to $110 million. With the financing complete,... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Ephemeral messaging app Snapchat snaps up new funding"unicorns." The investors in the new round were not named but TechCrunch said
Ephemeral messaging app Snapchat snaps up new funding
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 4 days ago
"unicorns." The investors in the new round were not named but TechCrunch said the participants included General Atlantic, Sequoia Capital, T. Rowe Price, Lone Pine, Glade Brook Capital, IVP, Coatue Management and Fidelity. Snapchat estimates it... Read more
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TechCrunch
Qualtrics makes a small acquisition — its first2014, was a $150 million Series B financing that included Insight Venture Partn
Qualtrics makes a small acquisition — its first
TechCrunch / Posted 4 days ago
2014, was a $150 million Series B financing that included Insight Venture Partners and earlier backers Accel Partners and Sequoia Capital. In 2012, the company had closed a $70 million Series A round co-led by Accel and Sequoia. Qualtrics was... Read more
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PhysOrg
Ephemeral messaging app Snapchat snaps up new funding"unicorns." The investors in the new round were not named but TechCrunch said
Ephemeral messaging app Snapchat snaps up new funding
PhysOrg / Posted 4 days ago
"unicorns." The investors in the new round were not named but TechCrunch said the participants included General Atlantic, Sequoia Capital, T. Rowe Price, Lone Pine, Glade Brook Capital, IVP, Coatue Management and Fidelity. Snapchat estimates it... Read more
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dna
ClearTax to make debut investment in India with Founders Fund Angelhas secured investment of Rs 13.5 crore ($2 million) in its pre-Series A fundin
ClearTax to make debut investment in India with Founders Fund Angel
dna / Posted 4 days ago
has secured investment of Rs 13.5 crore ($2 million) in its pre-Series A funding round. The round saw participation by Sequoia Capital and Founders Fund Angel, each investing USD one million into the Bangalore-based venture. FF Angel is... Read more
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The Financial Express
ClearTax to make debut investment in India with Founders Fund Angelhas secured investment of Rs. 13.5 crore ($2 million) in its pre-Series A fundi
ClearTax to make debut investment in India with Founders Fund Angel
The Financial Express / Posted 4 days ago
has secured investment of Rs. 13.5 crore ($2 million) in its pre-Series A funding round. The round saw participation by Sequoia Capital and Founders Fund Angel, each investing $one million into the Bangalore-based venture. FF Angel is Founders... Read more
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Business Standard India
Snapchat raises $1.81 billion in new funding roundvaluation is not justified because of its uneven revenue stream. Investors in
Snapchat raises $1.81 billion in new funding round
Business Standard India / Posted 4 days ago
valuation is not justified because of its uneven revenue stream. Investors in this round included General Atlantic, Sequoia Capital, T. Rowe Price, Lone Pine and Fidelity, among others, TechCrunch reported on Thursday, citing... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Snapchat raises US$1.81 bln in new funding roundvaluation is not justified because of its uneven revenue stream. Investors in
Snapchat raises US$1.81 bln in new funding round
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 4 days ago
valuation is not justified because of its uneven revenue stream. Investors in this round included General Atlantic, Sequoia Capital, T. Rowe Price, Lone Pine and Fidelity, among others, TechCrunch reported on Thursday, citing sources.... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Snapchat raises $1.81-billion in new funding roundvaluation is not justified because of its uneven revenue stream. Investors in
Snapchat raises $1.81-billion in new funding round
The Globe and Mail / Posted 4 days ago
valuation is not justified because of its uneven revenue stream. Investors in this round included General Atlantic, Sequoia Capital, T. Rowe Price, Lone Pine and Fidelity, among others, TechCrunch reported on Thursday, citing... Read more
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CNBC
Snapchat raises $1.81 billion in new funding roundvaluation is not justified because of its uneven revenue stream. Investors in
Snapchat raises $1.81 billion in new funding round
CNBC / Posted 4 days ago
valuation is not justified because of its uneven revenue stream. Investors in this round included General Atlantic, Sequoia Capital, T. Rowe Price, Lone Pine and Fidelity, among others, TechCrunch reported on Thursday, citing... Read more
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Reuters
Snapchat raises $1.81 billion in new funding roundvaluation is not justified because of its uneven revenue stream. Investors in
Snapchat raises $1.81 billion in new funding round
Reuters / Posted 4 days ago
valuation is not justified because of its uneven revenue stream. Investors in this round included General Atlantic, Sequoia Capital, T. Rowe Price, Lone Pine and Fidelity, among others, TechCrunch reported on Thursday, citing sources.... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Snapchat raises US$1.81 billion in new funding roundvaluation is not justified because of its uneven revenue stream. Investors in
Snapchat raises US$1.81 billion in new funding round
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 4 days ago
valuation is not justified because of its uneven revenue stream. Investors in this round included General Atlantic, Sequoia Capital, T. Rowe Price, Lone Pine and Fidelity, among others, TechCrunch reported on Thursday, citing sources.... Read more
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TechCrunch
Snapchat raised $1.8B in a Series F round; leaked pitch deck reveals revenues, user numbersJanuary, reliable sources tell TechCrunch. Investors in this round, according
Snapchat raised $1.8B in a Series F round; leaked pitch deck reveals revenues, user numbers
TechCrunch / Posted 4 days ago
January, reliable sources tell TechCrunch. Investors in this round, according to our sources, include General Atlantic, Sequoia Capital, T. Rowe Price, Lone Pine, Glade Brook Capital, IVP, Coatue Management and Fidelity, among others. The Form... Read more
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TechCrunch
Indian startup ClearTax raises $2M from Founders Fund and Sequoia CapitalIts new investors are FF Angel, the seed-stage fund run by Founders Fund, and S
Indian startup ClearTax raises $2M from Founders Fund and Sequoia Capital
TechCrunch / Posted 4 days ago
Its new investors are FF Angel, the seed-stage fund run by Founders Fund, and Sequoia Capital. Each firm contributed $1 million. ClearTax has now raised a total of $3.3 million. Its founder and CEO, Archit Gupta, tells TechCrunch its newest round... Read more
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Converge! Network Digest
Viptela Pulls In $75 Million fori ts SD-WAN Platform ~ Converge! Network Digestround was led by Redline Capital with participation from new investor Northgate
Viptela Pulls In $75 Million fori ts SD-WAN Platform ~ Converge! Network Digest
Converge! Network Digest / Posted 4 days ago
round was led by Redline Capital with participation from new investor Northgate Capital and existing investor Sequoia Capital. This brings total funding to nearly $110M. “Our ability to raise this level of financing, while many... Read more
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TechCrunch
A lending case involving top VCs moves toward a trialin illegal lending practices,” it states. Among the specific claims against Th
A lending case involving top VCs moves toward a trial
TechCrunch / Posted 5 days ago
in illegal lending practices,” it states. Among the specific claims against Think Finance — as well as its venture backers Sequoia Capital and Technology Crossover Ventures — are that they engaged in racketeering and the collection of unlawful... Read more
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Business Wire
Viptela Raises $75M for Global Expansionnearly $110M, and was led by Redline Capital with participation from new invest
Viptela Raises $75M for Global Expansion
Business Wire / Posted 5 days ago
nearly $110M, and was led by Redline Capital with participation from new investor Northgate Capital and existing investor Sequoia Capital. According to industry research firm IDC, the increasing use of cloud applications by businesses and the... Read more
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Gawker
Peter Thiel is totally gay, peopleBut gay and lesbian entrepreneurs I've spoken to agree it's real. PlanetOut, th
Peter Thiel is totally gay, people
Gawker / Posted 6 days ago
But gay and lesbian entrepreneurs I've spoken to agree it's real. PlanetOut, the gay and lesbian portal, had to buy out Sequoia Capital, which had come to regret its investment in the company, before it found braver VCs and eventually went... Read more
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The Economic Times
Saama Capital raises $31 million for third venture capital fundon the long-term prospects of Indian startups, and seven VC firms have raised n
Saama Capital raises $31 million for third venture capital fund
The Economic Times / Posted 6 days ago
on the long-term prospects of Indian startups, and seven VC firms have raised nearly $2.6 billion in new funds since 2015. Sequoia Capital recently closed its $920-million fund and Accel India is expected to hit the road for a new fund that will be... Read more
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The Economic Times
Baba Ramdev's Patanjali to now take on online healthcare startupsdatabase CBinsights.Closer home, Practo raised $90 million in Series C funding
Baba Ramdev's Patanjali to now take on online healthcare startups
The Economic Times / Posted 6 days ago
database CBinsights.Closer home, Practo raised $90 million in Series C funding round last year -led by Tencent, Sofina and Sequoia Capital, while Lybrate raised around $10 million from investors such as Tiger Global, Ratan Tata and Nexus Venture... Read more
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Business Standard India
TinyOwl shuts operations in all cities but Mumbaithat it had merged with logistics company, RoadRunnr in an all stock deal. The
TinyOwl shuts operations in all cities but Mumbai
Business Standard India / Posted 7 days ago
that it had merged with logistics company, RoadRunnr in an all stock deal. The two companies have two common investors -- Sequoia Capital and Nexus Venture Partners. The new brand Runnr will use Roadrunnr's logistics capabilities and TinyOwl's... Read more
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Fortune
Are You Making the Best Use of Customer Feedback?unsolicited “feedback” that companies now receive through social media as part
Are You Making the Best Use of Customer Feedback?
Fortune / Posted 7 days ago
unsolicited “feedback” that companies now receive through social media as part of the mix. That’s a mistake, according to Sequoia Capital partner Doug Leone, who last July led a $150 million investment in one of the better-known software companies... Read more
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The Economic Times
TinyOwl halts operations in all cities besides Mumbaicalled 'Runnr' that aims to take on food-delivery players like Swiggy and Zomat
TinyOwl halts operations in all cities besides Mumbai
The Economic Times / Posted 7 days ago
called 'Runnr' that aims to take on food-delivery players like Swiggy and Zomato Order. Both RoadRunnr and TinyOwl count Sequoia Capital India and Nexus Venture Partners as common investors. As part of the deal, Roadrunnr has onboarded the... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Shenzhen emerges as China's hot spottwice a year for intensive research and development. Now Wang's company, Makeb
Shenzhen emerges as China's hot spot
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 7 days ago
twice a year for intensive research and development. Now Wang's company, Makeblock, has $6 million in backing from Sequoia Capital and 160 staff making his robot kits, which look something like old-fashioned Erector sets. "There's a lot... Read more
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TechCrunch
Africa is becoming a testbed for commercial drone servicesis a California based for-profit venture backed by $19 million in venture capit
Africa is becoming a testbed for commercial drone services
TechCrunch / Posted 8 days ago
is a California based for-profit venture backed by $19 million in venture capital. Investors include Sequoia Capital, Google Ventures, Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen, Yahoo co-founder Jerry Yang, and Paul Willard–a former... Read more
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The Financial Express
Mobikwik offers loans to wallet users to push digital paymentssaid. Mobikwik, which has about 30 million wallet users, had recently raised $
Mobikwik offers loans to wallet users to push digital payments
The Financial Express / Posted 8 days ago
said. Mobikwik, which has about 30 million wallet users, had recently raised $ 50 million in funding, led by Japanese payments firm Gateway and Taiwanese chip maker MediaTek. Its other investors include players like Sequoia Capital and Treeline As... Read more
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The Economic Times
Mobikwik offers loans to wallet users to push digital paymentssaid. Mobikwik, which has about 30 million wallet users, had recently raised $
Mobikwik offers loans to wallet users to push digital payments
The Economic Times / Posted 8 days ago
said. Mobikwik, which has about 30 million wallet users, had recently raised $50 million in funding, led by Japanese payments firm Gateway and Taiwanese chip maker MediaTek . Its other investors include players like Sequoia Capital and Treeline As... Read more
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dna
Out of balance on mobile wallet? Mobikwik will loan some creditsaid. Mobikwik, which has about 30 million wallet users, had recently raised $
Out of balance on mobile wallet? Mobikwik will loan some credit
dna / Posted 8 days ago
said. Mobikwik, which has about 30 million wallet users, had recently raised $50 million in funding, led by Japanese payments firm Gateway and Taiwanese chip maker MediaTek. Its other investors include players like Sequoia Capital and Treeline A... Read more
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The Economic Times
Sunday ET: Edutech startups: Why the opportunity as well as the challenge is hugein this sector. "Startups need to work hard to build trust as 'education' bran
Sunday ET: Edutech startups: Why the opportunity as well as the challenge is huge
The Economic Times / Posted 9 days ago
in this sector. "Startups need to work hard to build trust as 'education' brands," says GV Ravishankar, managing director, Sequoia Capital India Advisors. "This will take time. Startups should not expect that the best tech alone is sufficient to... Read more
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The Middletown Press
GROWING FORTUNE: China’s high-tech future emerges in factory town Shenzhentwice a year for intensive research and development. Now Wang’s company, Makeb
GROWING FORTUNE: China’s high-tech future emerges in factory town Shenzhen
The Middletown Press / Posted 9 days ago
twice a year for intensive research and development. Now Wang’s company, Makeblock, has $6 million in backing from Sequoia Capital and 160 staff making his robot kits, which look something like old-fashioned Erector sets. “There’s a lot... Read more
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Fortune
This Health Tech Company Just Raised $160 Millionin 2013. The most recent round was led by Greenoaks Capital with existing inve
This Health Tech Company Just Raised $160 Million
Fortune / Posted 10 days ago
in 2013. The most recent round was led by Greenoaks Capital with existing investors Arena Ventures, First Round Capital, Sequoia Capital, Social Capital and Wildcat Ventures as well as new investors AME Cloud Ventures, Casdin Capital, Floodgate,... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
China's high-tech future emerges in factory town Shenzhentwice a year for intensive research and development. Now Wang's company, Makeb
China's high-tech future emerges in factory town Shenzhen
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 11 days ago
twice a year for intensive research and development. Now Wang's company, Makeblock, has $6 million in backing from Sequoia Capital and 160 staff making his robot kits, which look something like old-fashioned Erector sets. "There's a lot... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
China's high-tech future emerges in factory town Shenzhentwice a year for intensive research and development. Now Wang's company, Makeb
China's high-tech future emerges in factory town Shenzhen
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 11 days ago
twice a year for intensive research and development. Now Wang's company, Makeblock, has $6 million in backing from Sequoia Capital and 160 staff making his robot kits, which look something like old-fashioned Erector sets. "There's a lot... Read more
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