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TechCrunch:
UploadVR, now Upload, says sexual harassment and wrongful termination suit against it is over; sources say firm dodged a bullet, question its initial response   —  Upload, formerly UploadVR, the virtual reality startupat the center of a sexual harassment and wrongful termination lawsuit filed earlier …
Sep 7, 2017, 5:30 PMIn context
Jonathan Shieber / TechCrunch:
JASK emerges from stealth with $12M Series A, led by Dell Technologies Capital, for its automated threat detection service   —  JASK is emerging from stealth today with $12 million in the bank and a machine learning technology that automates network monitoring and management for overtaxed security teams.
Jun 30, 2017, 6:55 AMIn context
Jonathan Shieber / TechCrunch:
Fintech startup Addepar, cofounded by Palantir's Joe Lonsdale, raises $140M led by Valor Equity Partners, 8VC, and QuantRes founder Harald McPike   —  Addepar, the provider of data collection and monitoring services for the financial industry (it's Palantir's somewhat less ethically compromised cousin) …
Jun 8, 2017, 8:35 AMIn context
Jonathan Shieber / TechCrunch:
Alabama-based online grocery delivery firm Shipt raises $40M Series B led by Greycroft Partners, looks to expand to 100+ cities within the next year   —  Shipt, the Birmingham, Ala.-based online grocery delivery marketplace, has raised another $40 million in its quest to rise above …
Jun 6, 2017, 10:55 AMIn context
Jonathan Shieber / TechCrunch:
CDN provider Fastly, used by sites like The New York Times and Pinterest, raises $50M led by Sorenson Capital, bringing its total funding to $180M   —  Content delivery company Fastly has raised $50 million in financing to expand its footprint as a corporate supplier of speedy application, website, and web service delivery.
May 23, 2017, 10:55 AMIn context
Jonathan Shieber / TechCrunch:
Affinity raises $13.5M to build out its CRM toolkit tailored for venture capitalists, investment bankers, and other investors   —  For the venture capitalists, hedge funders, investment bankers and private equity folks trawling the skyways looking for deals, there's nothing more important than a strong network.
May 22, 2017, 10:50 AMIn context
Jonathan Shieber / TechCrunch:
European food delivery startup Delivery Hero raises $421M from Naspers   —  Continuing its massive spending spree in Europe, the global technology and media investment conglomerate, Naspers, has invested €387 million ($421.3 million) in the online food ordering and delivery business Delivery Hero.
May 12, 2017, 4:40 PMIn context
Jonathan Shieber / TechCrunch:
Enterprise analytics platform Incorta raises $10M Series A led by GV to help deliver its “direct data mapping engine” product   —  Big data.  Everyone has it.  And no one has a way to organize, store, and access it in the most cost-effective manner.
Mar 1, 2017, 11:50 PMIn context
Jonathan Shieber / TechCrunch:
Financial services tech firm OpenFin raises $15M Series B led by J.P. Morgan, Bain Capital Ventures, others   —  Some of the biggest financial services firms in the world are coming together to back a small New York-based technology company called OpenFin with aspirations to become the …
Feb 16, 2017, 12:10 PMIn context
TechCrunch:
GOAT raises $25M round led by Accel for its mobile-only marketplace for collectible sneakers, after raising $5M in August 2016   —  Feb 7, 2017, 8:00 amFeb 7, 2017, 1:38 pm  —  The secondary market for collectible shoes continues to grow, leading investors to pump more funds into companies serving sneakerheads.
Feb 10, 2017, 4:55 AMIn context

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Expanding the fight against child labor in mining  —  Microsoft commitment will enable nonprofit Pact to expand its critical work in the Democratic Republic of Congo.
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