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2014/12/14 23:14
2014/12/14 23:14
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Everywhere I look I see a unicorn. Cowboy Ventures founder Aileen Lee wrote a brilliant, data-rich story here on TechCrunch one year ago called “Welcome to the Unicorn Club.” She introduced us all to...
2014/12/14 23:14
2014/12/14 23:14
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2014/12/12 21:26
2014/12/12 21:26
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In what was the largest public stock market debut of the year by a U.S.-based technology company, Lending Club raised $870 million after selling 58 million shares at $15 apiece on Wednesday. On...
2014/12/12 16:20
2014/12/12 16:20
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Most Americans might remember it as the time Google blacked out its home page. But for Sen. Charles E. Schumer (D-N.Y.), the Internet's largest protest took a more personal turn. On a frigid day in...
2014/12/11 20:14
2014/12/11 20:14
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Lending Club’s $5.4 billion initial public offering on the New York Stock Exchange is more than just the largest IPO for a U.S.-based tech company this year, it’s also planting the flag for an entire...
2014/12/11 08:27
2014/12/11 08:27
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As LendingClub prepares for its stock market debut on Thursday, the price has ballooned to $15 a share, and each firm owns more than $700 million worth of stock in the San Francisco-based...
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2014/12/10 17:28
2014/12/10 17:28
8d
Wilson is the managing partner at New York-based Union Square Ventures. He is not an investor in Uber. Wilson was speaking at Le Web 2014, a technology conference in Paris that is in its eleventh...
2014/12/10 11:49
2014/12/10 11:49
9d
As Lending Club founder and CEO Renaud Laplanche prepares to take his company public, I’ve been thinking about the company’s remarkable growth — and how it’s become the largest peer-to-peer (P2P)...
2014/12/03 14:22
2014/12/03 14:22
16d
Return Path, a New York-based data analytics company focused on marketing automation and fraud detection, raised a $35 million funding round led by new investor, private equity firm Vista Equity...
2014/12/02 22:26
2014/12/02 22:26
16d
Mobile security vendor NowSecure, formerly known as ViaForensics, has raised $12.5 million in equity financing in a round led by Baird Capital, with additional participation coming from Jump Capital...
2014/12/02 15:14
2014/12/02 15:14
17d
Veniam, a company that leverages moving vehicles to bring more complete wireless Internet to municipalities, today announced that it has raised a $4.9 million Series A round of funding led by True...
2014/12/02 11:18
2014/12/02 11:18
17d
Robin Chase, the co-founder and former CEO of the car-sharing service Zipcar, is on to another car-related startup: Veniam, a company that turns moving vehicles into WiFi hotspots. Veniam’s...
2014/12/02 02:18
2014/12/02 02:18
17d
Bitcoin will change a lot more than finance. It could also change how software is built and upend a bunch of today's biggest web companies, argues Joel Monegro of Union Square Ventures. His argument...
2014/12/01 15:27
2014/12/01 15:27
18d
A lot is riding on the company's initial offering. Should it succeed, a wave of other alternative lenders, including competitors like Prosper Marketplace and the small business specialist On Deck...
2014/12/01 15:21
2014/12/01 15:21
18d
LendingClub Corp. on Monday set the price targets for an IPO that would raise up to $796.3 million, about 59 percent more than it planned to raise in its original public filing. The San Francisco...
2014/11/30 05:06
2014/11/30 05:06
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In a growing number of cities, high-speed Internet is seen as another essential utility, like water, sewers, roads or electricity. If cable and phone companies don't provide faster web service, more...
2014/11/26 14:22
2014/11/26 14:22
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There are lot a reasons Uber has touched a nerve with so many people recently. Upsetting their drivers, some of whom are beginning to unionize against them. Upsetting taxis drivers. Upsetting...
2014/11/25 03:18
2014/11/25 03:18
24d
Sam Hodges, co-founder and US managing director of Funding Circle, used to run a chain of successful fitness gyms in 2007. That's when he realized the US banking system was broken for small business...
2014/11/21 20:49
2014/11/21 20:49
27d
NEW YORK (MarketWatch) — With Uber battered from several PR black eyes in the past week, its rivals around the world are undoubtedly drooling at the opportunity to steal some of the company’s market...
2014/11/21 14:14
2014/11/21 14:14
28d
For years, software development has been driven mostly as a for-profit enterprise in which coders are hired to create applications for the organizations that employ them. That structure is usually a...
2014/11/19 14:14
2014/11/19 14:14
30d
Mobile messaging is the hot topic of the year for tech. Canada-based startup Kik, which has largely flown under the radar, is making a big move to win the race in the West after announcing a $38.3...
2014/12/14 23:14
2014/12/14 23:14
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