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Eric Newcomer / Bloomberg Business:
Leaked documents reveal Zenefits projected annual recurring revenue of $127M for 2015, but only topped $60M   —  Predicting the Future Is Hard, Especially at a Startup.  Just Ask Zenefits  —  The HR software company missed projections in 2015 and faces even harder-to-reach goals in the years ahead.
Feb 20, 2016, 1:30 AMIn context
Eric Newcomer / Bloomberg Business:
General Catalyst Raises $845 Million Venture Fund   —  Firm announces eighth fund, bringing total to $3.75 billion  —  General Catalyst has invested in Airbnb, Stripe, Snapchat  —  General Catalyst Partners, a backer of technology startups such as Snapchat Inc. and Stripe Inc. …
Feb 4, 2016, 5:50 PMIn context
Bloomberg Business:
Apple says it has acquired LearnSprout, a startup that creates software for schools and teachers to track students' performance   —  Apple Acquires Education-Tech Startup LearnSprout  —  The iPhone maker bought startup to develop education software  —  LearnSprout competes with Sequoia-backed startup Clever
Jan 28, 2016, 2:45 PMIn context
Bloomberg Business:
Uber, burning cash faster than Lyft, discounts fares for third year as it tries to turn profit in North America after losing $697M on $498M revenue in Q3 2015   —  Facing a Price War, Uber Bets on Volume  —  The U.S. operation cuts fares while promising imminent profit.
Jan 21, 2016, 6:10 PMIn context
Eric Newcomer / Bloomberg Business:
GM buys Sidecar assets for less than the company raised, hiring 20 including CTO, as it plans possible commute-sharing service for GM owners   —  General Motors Salvages Ride-Hailing Company Sidecar for Parts  —  The automaker is buying the startup's technology and assets
Jan 19, 2016, 1:00 AMIn context
Bloomberg Business:
As private funding cools, more tech firms may IPO in 2016, but will need to show more for higher valuations   —  With Startup Pileup, 2016 Tech IPOs Will Face Tough Investors  —  Less private funding may mean more startups turn to IPOs  —  Better balance sheets will be needed for higher valuations
Jan 3, 2016, 8:05 PMIn context
Eric Newcomer / Bloomberg Business:
Lyft plans to raise as much as $1B in new funds, Delaware state filing shows   —  Uber's Rival Lyft Plans to Raise Up to $1 Billion in New Funds  —  The ride-hailing startup could be valued at $4.5 billion  —  Lyft has been in talks to raise $500 million, documents show
Dec 21, 2015, 1:30 PMIn context
Eric Newcomer / Bloomberg Business:
Sources: Uber looking to raise up to $2.1B in round valuing company at $62.5B with investments from Tiger Global, T. Rowe Price, others   —  Uber Raises Funding at $62.5 Billion Valuation  —  The ride-hailing company is said to seek $2.1 billion in a new funding round.
Dec 3, 2015, 1:50 PMIn context
Bloomberg Business:
Sources: DoorDash in talks to raise funding at $1B valuation, Sequoia expected to lead   —  In ‘Overcrowded’ Food Delivery Market, Venture Capitalists Are Still Hungry for More  —  DoorDash is said to be in fundraising talks at a valuation of at least $1 billion.
Nov 24, 2015, 10:15 AMIn context
Bloomberg Business:
Leaked Lyft financials show first half of year brought less revenue, higher losses, and fewer new customers than projected in Feb., with $96M spent on marketing   —  Leaked Lyft Financials Show the Struggles of Being No. 2 Behind Uber  —  In the first half of the year …
Nov 18, 2015, 4:35 PMIn context

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