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Ryan Lawler / TechCrunch:
Homejoy expands beyond cleaning, offering a beta test group plumbing, landscaping, painting and other home services   —  Homejoy Expands Beyond Cleaning With Beta Test Of Home Services  —  When Homejoy raised its $38 million round of funding last December, the company did so with a plan …
Jul 25, 2014, 3:30 PMIn context
Ryan Lawler / TechCrunch:
Shervin Pishevar And Scott Stanford's SherpaVentures Closes $150 Million For Its First Fund   —  SherpaVentures, the venture firm founded by former Menlo Ventures partner Shervin Pishevar and former Goldman Sachs banker Scott Stanford, is finally ready to be less vague about what it's doing.
Jul 17, 2014, 10:55 AMIn context
TechCrunch:
Curated Food Delivery Startup Caviar In Talks To Be Acquired By Square For $100 Million   —  Curated food delivery startup Caviar is in talks to be acquired by Square in a deal that could be worth at least $100 million, according to several sources.  While we've heard the deal is slated …
Jul 12, 2014, 6:20 PMIn context
Ryan Lawler / TechCrunch:
Restaurant Payments App Cover Raises $5.5 Million From Spark Capital   —  Cover wants to facilitate the process of paying your check at the end of the meal, removing friction and encouraging more restaurants to accept mobile payments.  To get more restaurants — and users — signed up …
Jul 10, 2014, 4:05 PMIn context
Ryan Lawler / TechCrunch:
Kent Goldman's New Seed-Stage Fund Is A Partnership Where Founders Share In The Upside   —  When Kent Goldman left First Round Capital earlier this year, he did so with plans to start his own investment firm.  Now he's ready to talk about the firm, which is called Upside Partnership and just closed …
Jul 10, 2014, 1:50 PMIn context
Ryan Lawler / TechCrunch:
Woot Founder's Next Project Is A New Daily Deals Site Called ‘Meh.’   —  You can't keep Matt Rutledge down.  At least not for long.  —  And goddammit, if he wants to sell you one item a day at an unbelievably discounted price, and to accompany that item with irreverent and sometimes nonsensical …
Jun 28, 2014, 9:45 PMIn context
Ryan Lawler / TechCrunch:
Japan's Moi Corporation raises $5M to expand its live streaming app TwitCasting globally   —  Japan's Moi Corporation Raises $5M For Mobile Live Streaming App TwitCasting  —  Once upon a time, say about three or four years ago, there were all sorts of companies trying to help users live stream themselves onto the Internet.
Jun 27, 2014, 10:55 AMIn context
Ryan Lawler / TechCrunch:
YouTube's New Creator Tools Include Donations, Fan-Submitted Subtitles, And A Mobile Creator Studio App   —  YouTube is by far the largest platform for online video viewership in the world.  But frankly, it wouldn't be anything without its creators.  That's why in a keynote today at Vidcon …
Jun 26, 2014, 10:20 PMIn context
Ryan Lawler / TechCrunch:
Google Introduces Android TV, Its New Platform For Smart TV Apps And Navigation   —  Google has spent many years trying to find its way onto the biggest screen in the house.  Today at its I/O developer conference, the the company introduced yet another product that it hopes will accomplish that goal — a new Android TV operating system.
Jun 25, 2014, 1:40 PMIn context
Ryan Lawler / TechCrunch:
Epoxy Raises $6.5M From Upfront Ventures And Time Warner To Connect YouTubers With Fans   —  First there was YouTube.  And from YouTube came an ecosystem of video creators who could use the platform to freely distribute their content and maybe make money from it.
Jun 25, 2014, 11:10 AMIn context

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