Gifting Service Loop Commerce Adds PayPal As An Investor, Bringing Its Series A To Over $12M
After closing its Series A in early November, gifting startup Loop Commerce has added an investment from PayPal to the round.
Top Predictions For 2014 From The VCs That Backed Netflix And LinkedIn
Venture capital firms are going to raise more money in 2014 than they have since 2007; Bitcoin is a commodity, not a currency and the Blackberry marketplace will decompose faster than anyone says: here are 5 predictions for 2014 from Silicon Valley VC firms Foundation Capital and Bain Capital Ventures.
Colingo Unveils New Online School to Help Students Speak English Through Live and Authentic Classes
To help English-learners worldwide stop struggling and start speaking English, Colingo today launched a live, online English school with teacher-led group videochat classes, personalized skills-training and private tutoring.
Inside Bay Area
Chegg lays an egg on Wall Street
Twitter's eye-popping IPO last week led many pundits to predict a new wave of optimism for consumer Internet startups -- if not an outright stock bubble.
Contra Costa Times
Chegg books nearly $200 million in Silicon Valley's first post-Twitter IPO
Chegg, a Silicon Valley startup focused on higher education, earned a solid grade from investors Tuesday, selling its first batch of shares for more than it expected and raking in nearly $200 million.
IPO Preview: Chegg
Based in Santa Clara, CA, Chegg scheduled a $158 million IPO on the NYSE with a market capitalization of $977 million at a price range midpoint of $10.50 for Wednesday, November, 13, 2013.
All Things Digital
Chegg Set to Go Public Tomorrow in Next Post-Twitter Tech IPO
Call it the Twitter effect - Silicon Valley will see another IPO of a consumer-focused online effort tomorrow, when Chegg is set to go public.