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Connie Loizos / TechCrunch:
This former CIA analyst has signed big deals — and $40 million in new funding — for his internet monitoring startup   —  Tim Junio knew as a high school student that he wanted to join the CIA.  He even wrote as much in his college application to Johns Hopkins University …
Aug 31, 2017, 9:50 AMIn context
Connie Loizos / TechCrunch:
How Cloudflare is using a prior art bounty and other aggressive tactics to respond to a suit from “patent troll” Blackbird   —  Matthew Prince knew what was coming.  The CEO of Cloudflare, an internet security company and content delivery network in San Francisco …
Jul 17, 2017, 2:45 PMIn context
Connie Loizos / TechCrunch:
Interview with Pantera Capital's Dan Morehead, Paul Veradittakit, and Joey Krug on the company's $100M ICO fund, which has already raised $35M   —  Most investors are trying to get a handle on initial coin offerings, which have begun racing through the tech ecosystem like a fire …
Jun 29, 2017, 9:30 AMIn context
Connie Loizos / TechCrunch:
Luxury consignment startup The RealReal raises $50M, bringing the total raised to $173M, as it builds on online success to expand offline   —  The RealReal, a six-year-old, San Francisco-based company focused on authenticated, high-end resale items for women, men, and the home …
Jun 9, 2017, 7:55 PMIn context
Sources: gamer chat service Discord raised ~$50M, led by Index Ventures, at a valuation of $725M in January, and let early employees cash out   —  It's been a rocky road to glory for Discord, a startup whose iPad battle arena game, “Fates Forever,” earned it a top spot at our 2013 TechCrunch Disrupt show …
Jun 7, 2017, 9:25 PMIn context
Connie Loizos / TechCrunch:
Jared Kushner's Cadre, a real estate startup, raises $65M series C led by Andreessen Horowitz   —  Cadre, a three-year-old, New York-based real estate startup, has raised $65 million in Series C funding led by Andreessen Horowitz.  —  Famed VC Jim Breyer of Breyer Capital also joined the round …
Jun 6, 2017, 7:05 PMIn context
Connie Loizos / TechCrunch:
A Q&A on the process and legality of ICOs, and what they might mean for VCs   —  Over the last month, it's been hard to miss talk in the media and on social channels about initial coin offerings, or ICOs.  What are they?  Where did they suddenly come from?  Who's investing in them?
May 24, 2017, 5:10 PMIn context
Connie Loizos / TechCrunch:
Report: Content recommendation companies Taboola and Outbrain are in advanced merger talks; combined company would be valued at $1B+   —  Taboola and Outbrain, two content recommendations companies that employ roughly 500 people, were formed the same year (2006) and have each raised substantial sums …
Apr 28, 2017, 1:30 PMIn context
Connie Loizos / TechCrunch:
Study of 120K tech job offers finds in 63% of cases, women received lower salary offers than men at same job in same firm, Latina and black women fare worst   —  According to a new study involving more than 120,000 job offers transacted on Hired, a jobs marketplace for tech workers …
Apr 5, 2017, 10:55 AMIn context
Connie Loizos / TechCrunch:
Turvo, a collaborative logistics startup, raises $25M Series A led by Activant, with participation from individual investors including Tony Fadell, Aaron Levie   —  Turvo, a two-year-old, Sunnyvale, Ca.-based company, is emerging today with an idea so ambitious that investors have provided …
Mar 28, 2017, 8:30 PMIn context

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