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Clare O'Connor / Forbes:
New York-based luxury fashion e-tailer Moda Operandi raises $165M for international expansion, bringing the total raised to $300M+   —  Luxury online fashion retailer Moda Operandi has raised $165 million in growth capital as it increases its footprint in sought-after Middle Eastern …
Dec 11, 2017, 1:55 AMIn context
Madeline Berg / Forbes:
Top 10 YouTube stars earned $127M between June 2016 and 2017, up 80% from $70.5M last year, with Daniel Middleton, aka DanTDM, taking the top spot with $16.5M   —  You may not see Daniel Middleton walking down a red carpet, but he is a celebrity in a league of his own.
Dec 9, 2017, 12:05 AMIn context
Alex Konrad / Forbes:
Fitness class app Aaptiv says it raised $26M Series B led by Insight Venture Partners and has reached $20M+ in annual revenue with 200K paying subscribers   —  If Ethan Agarwal gets his way, joggers will go for runs with virtual help that sounds straight out of a sci-fi movie.
Dec 4, 2017, 3:05 PMIn context
Lauren Gensler / Forbes:
Barracuda Networks, a cloud computing and data security company, goes private through purchase by private equity firm Thoma Bravo in a $1.6B all-cash deal   —  Barracuda Networks, a cloud computing and data security company, said on Monday that it has agreed to be taken private in a $1.6 billion deal.
Nov 27, 2017, 9:55 AMIn context
Biz Carson / Forbes:
Airbnb acquires Accomable, dubbed “Airbnb for disabled people”, as it seeks to improve disability access   —  When Accomable first launched in 2015, the press immediately coined it as “Airbnb for disabled people.”  The moniker would be prophetic.
Nov 16, 2017, 12:30 PMIn context
Laura Shin / Forbes:
Square Cash is testing cryptocurrency support by letting a small number of users buy and sell Bitcoin directly in the app   —  Some customers of Square's Cash app have gotten a surprise in the past week.  —  The app, which is used for payments between friends and is a competitor to Venmo …
Nov 15, 2017, 9:05 AMIn context
Clare O'Connor / Forbes:
Profile of Whitney Wolfe Herd, CEO of Bumble, the women-first dating app with $100M/year sales that, sources say, is talking to Match Group about a $1B+ buyout   —  When Whitney Wolfe Herd started planning an October launch party for a new product at Bumble, America's fastest-growing dating-app company …
Nov 14, 2017, 1:35 PMIn context
Alex Konrad / Forbes:
Shippo raises $20M Series B led by Bessemer for its multi-carrier shipping API for ecommerce   —  Her voice weakened by a temporary illness, Shippo CEO Laura Behrens Wu couldn't resist pitching another customer on a recent October morning.  She was in a Lyft and had discovered her driver created …
Nov 1, 2017, 6:35 AMIn context
Alex Konrad / Forbes:
AppDynamics founder Jyoti Bansal launches BIG Labs startup studio with $50M in funding and continuous delivery startup Harness.io with $20M Series A round   —  When Cisco swooped in and acquired AppDynamics for $3.7 billion just before it was set to go public in January, founder Jyoti Bansal didn't join them.
Oct 24, 2017, 11:07 AMIn context
Alex Konrad / Forbes:
Automile raises $34M Series B led by Insight Venture Partners for its vehicle fleet tracking and management service   —  Jens Nylander's career has followed an unusual progression from MP3 players to plumbing trucks.  —  As a college student in his native Sweden, Nylander had launched …
Oct 22, 2017, 11:40 PMIn context

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