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Connie Loizos / TechCrunch:
Interview with Sequoia partner Bryan Schreier, on the firm's new $180M fund called Sequoia Scout III that's focused exclusively on seed-stage opportunities   —  Sequoia Capital, the top-tier venture firm, has just closed on a $180 million new fund called Sequoia Scout III that's focused exclusively on seed-stage opportunities.
Jan 16, 2018, 2:30 PMIn context
Connie Loizos / TechCrunch:
James Damore, author of controversial diversity memo who was fired by Google, files class action suit claiming it discriminates against white male conservatives   —  James Damore, a former Google engineer who was fired in August after posting a memo to an internal Google message board arguing …
Jan 8, 2018, 2:01 PMIn context
Connie Loizos / TechCrunch:
Farmers Business Network raises $110M Series D co-led by T. Rowe Price and Temasek for $600/year social network that lets users share data, buy and sell, more   —  Farmers Business Networkhas raised $110 million in new venture funding to support a business that may sound boring …
Nov 30, 2017, 1:35 PMIn context
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
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

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