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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
TechCrunch:
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
Connie Loizos / TechCrunch:
Dropcam co-founder Aamir Virani, who left Nest in 2015, joins early-stage venture firm Felicis Ventures   —  Last week, we learned that Dropcam cofounder Greg Duffy has headed overto Apple.  Today, Felicis Ventures, the early-stage venture firm, is disclosing it has brought aboard Dropcam's other cofounder …
Feb 3, 2017, 10:00 AMIn context
Connie Loizos / TechCrunch:
Mithril Capital Management, led by Peter Thiel and Ajay Royan, raises $850M   —  Peter Thiel being suddenly cast into the center of U.S. politics in 2016 isn't something that either Thiel or his longtime friend and colleague Ajay Royan could have anticipated in 2014, when they founded Mithril Capital Management.
Jan 19, 2017, 3:15 PMIn context
Connie Loizos / TechCrunch:
Activehours raises $22M Series A led by Matrix Partners to take on the payroll industry with its quick and free paycheck-processing service   —  What if you didn't have to wait every two weeks to receive a paycheck?  —  What if you could be wired the money you earned almost immediately after a shift?
Jan 9, 2017, 3:30 PMIn context

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