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Wall Street Journal:
Chinese Drone Maker DJI in Talks to Raise Funding at Valuation of $10 Billion   —  DJI expects revenue to top $1 billion this year  —  Chinese consumer drone maker DJI is in talks to raise funding at a valuation as high as $10 billion, according to people familiar with the matter …
Apr 15, 2015, 9:05 PMIn context
Wall Street Journal:
Spotify nearing deal to raise $400M in round valuing the music-streaming service at $8.4B   —  Spotify Nears Deal to Raise $400 Million at $8.4 Billion Valuation  —  Goldman Sachs and Abu Dhabi's Sovereign Wealth Fund Have Invested  —  Spotify AB has headed back to the funding well for a seventh time …
Apr 10, 2015, 5:35 PMIn context
Douglas MacMillan / Wall Street Journal:
Former Uber CTO launches Ride, a carpool-organizing service for co-workers, backed by Uber investor TPG   —  Early Uber Architect Launches Carpooling App ‘Ride’  —  A new smartphone app with ties to Uber aims to make carpooling easier for millions of daily commuters.
Apr 7, 2015, 6:20 PMIn context
Douglas MacMillan / Wall Street Journal:
Kleiner general partner Matt Murphy, who fired Ellen Pao, to leave KPCB   —  Kleiner Partner to Leave After Trial  —  Matt Murphy says he will look for a new opportunity  —  Venture-capital firm Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers will move on from its three-year legal battle …
Apr 7, 2015, 11:45 AMIn context
Douglas MacMillan / Wall Street Journal:
A16Z and FirstMark Capital raised special purpose vehicle funds to invest solely in Pinterest   —  In Silicon Valley Frenzy, VCs Create New Inside Track  —  Pinterest board observer raised $200 million in three days to buy more shares—with startup's blessing
Apr 2, 2015, 4:10 PMIn context
Douglas MacMillan / Wall Street Journal:
Slack's next funding round of up to $160M will value company at $2.8B, to include new investors IVP, Horizons Ventures, Index Ventures, DST Global   —  Slack's Valuation More Than Doubles to $2.8 Billion in Five Months  —  The growing popularity of workplace collaboration tool Slack …
Mar 26, 2015, 2:20 PMIn context
Douglas MacMillan / Wall Street Journal:
Twitter to Surpass Yahoo in U.S. Display Ad Revenue, eMarketer Says   —  Twitter is set to take Yahoo 's place as the third-largest seller of online display advertising in the U.S., according to eMarketer.  —  The social media site is expected to claim 5% of the U.S. display ad market this year …
Mar 26, 2015, 9:50 AMIn context
Douglas MacMillan / Wall Street Journal:
Uber CFO Brent Callinicos Steps Down, Memo Says   —  To stay on as adviser to company  —  Brent Callinicos is stepping down as Uber Technologies Inc.'s chief financial officer after helping spearhead the car-hailing service's fastest years of growth.  —  Uber Chief Executive Travis Kalanick shared …
Mar 16, 2015, 5:16 PMIn context
Douglas MacMillan / Wall Street Journal:
Dropbox partners with Vodafone to offer its file-storage service to more than 400M wireless customers   —  Dropbox Taps Vodafone for International Growth  —  Dropbox is partnering with Vodafone to offer its file-storage service to more than 400 million wireless customers.
Feb 27, 2015, 5:20 PMIn context
Douglas MacMillan / Wall Street Journal:
Yet-to-launch marketplace Jet raises $140M, at a valuation of nearly $600M; round led by Bain; new investors include Google Ventures, Goldman Sachs   —  Jet.com's Valuation Nears $600 Million Before Launch  —  Jet.com doesn't plan to open its online store until this spring, but investors are already sold.
Feb 11, 2015, 7:45 PMIn context

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