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Clinverse, a provider of automated financial management tech solutions for clinical trials, has closed a $9.1m round of funding led by New Jersey-based Edison Partners.
Machine learning, which was all the rage among developers in the 1980s only to fall out of favor in the 1990s when real-world results were slow to materialize, is back with a vengeance today, says Draper Fisher Jurvetson Partner Steve Jurvetson .
The software and camera company plans to use the money to expand its team, build 360 degree cameras and make more films.
Women venture capitalists underperform their male counterparts by some 15 percent, according to a new Harvard University study, but the performance differences have narrowed over time and in firms that employ more than a single female venture partner.
Mitt Romney and his partners at Bain Capital are stuffing their pockets once again.
Xamarin , the world's fastest-growing mobile application development platform, today announced a $54 million Series C financing round-the largest single round raised by any mobile application platform company-led by new and existing investors, including Charles River Ventures, Floodgate, Ignition Partners, Insight Venture Partners, and Lead Edge ... (more)
TOMS Shoes , the company often credited for making the one-for-one socially conscious business model take off , decided earlier this summer it wanted to expand even faster since its founding in 2006.
FarmLink LLC raised $40 million in Series B venture funding to help farmers use big data to maximize farm productivity and avoid spending unnecessary efforts on soil that's already spent.
Just three months after Thumbtack raised $30 million in a round that founder Marco Zappacosta said his startup didn't need, the services marketplace has raised $100 million more.
Shutterfly, led by CEO Jeff Housenbold, is reportedly being courted by private equity firms, including San Francisco-based Hellman & Friedman.
I caught up with Katherine Barr, General Partner at Mohr Davidow Ventures and a panelist at this week's Grow Conference in Whistler.
Silicon Valleya Samsung , in a move to bolster its smart home business, buys Quietside LLC, an American air conditioner distributor.
There are benefits to being an angel investor. They can be the first money into companies that eventually become enormous, such as Uber and Airbnb.
Closing out a record fiscal year Silicon Valley storage virtualization startup PernixData announced it has closed an oversubscribed funding round, raising $35 million in a combination of venture capital and individual investments from Salesforce.com CEO Marc Benioff, Silver Lake partner Jim Davidson and Seagate CEO Steve Luczo.
RIDGELAND, Mississippi - Venture Technologies announced today that its merger with Information Systems Consulting, Inc. , headquartered in Denver, Colo., is complete.
For the partners at Campanelli, it's the one that got away. As recently as this spring, the Braintree-based construction and real estate development firm was in deep negotiations with an investment team at Bain Capital in Boston to potentially house a pharmaceutical startup at one of its suburban campuses outside the city.
Security startup vArmour, led by CEO Tim Eades, raised $36 million in two rounds of funding in the past nine months.
Updated: Fri Aug 22, 2014 01:46 am
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