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  1. The Daily Startup: Car Lister Joins Race for Car-Sales Tech With Seed FundingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2015 | Wall Street Journal

    Car Lister , which was built by the company DreamWare Inc. , has raised $6.5 million in seed funding from individuals and added former Morgan Stanley President Bob Scott as its chairman, Lizette Chapman reports for Dow Jones VentureWire. The startup will join TrueCar and Cars.com , and newer efforts by Beepi and Shift Technologies , as tech companies are providing platforms to enable easier and more-complete vehicle searchers, increased pricing transparency and speedier service for both buyers and sellers.

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  2. The Daily Startup: Car Lister Joins Race for Car-Sales Tech With Seed FundingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2015 | Wall Street Journal

    Car Lister , which was built by the company DreamWare Inc. , has raised $6.5 million in seed funding from individuals and added former Morgan Stanley President Bob Scott as its chairman, Lizette Chapman reports for Dow Jones VentureWire. The startup will join TrueCar and Cars.com , and newer efforts by Beepi and Shift Technologies , as tech companies are providing platforms to enable easier and more-complete vehicle searchers, increased pricing transparency and speedier service for both buyers and sellers.

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  3. The Daily Startup: CarLister Joins Race for Car-Sales Tech With Seed FundingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2015 | Wall Street Journal

    CarLister , which was built by the company DreamWare Inc. , has raised $6.5 million in seed funding from individuals and added former Morgan Stanley President Bob Scott as its chairman, Lizette Chapman reports for Dow Jones VentureWire. The startup will join TrueCar and Cars.com , and newer efforts by Beepi and Shift Technologies , as tech companies are providing platforms to enable easier and more-complete vehicle searchers, increased pricing transparency and speedier service for both buyers and sellers.

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  4. Mobcrush Seeded by Lions Gate, Others to Build a Twitch for MobileRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2015 | Wall Street Journal

    Founded just nine months ago, Mobcrush Inc . is one in a growing league of startups focusing on e-sports-and industry which gaming research firm Newzoo BV expects to reach $465 million by 2017.

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  5. Can't Resist High-School Musicals? Tips for FansRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2015 | Wall Street Journal

    In today's Wall Street Journal, we profiled the hidden world of adults who seek out high school shows as though they were Tony voters trying to find the hottest Broadway star. This is a group we happen to be in.

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  6. Ron Johnson Leads $16M Funding for Fashion Company Nasty GalRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2015 | Wall Street Journal

    Investors are sweet on Nasty Gal Inc ., with the fashion company raising another $16 million to bankroll its continued growth. Known for its edgy style picks-crochet rompers and sheer mesh heels are among its best sellers-the startup has grown into something of a millennial sensation since Sophia Amoruso founded it in 2006.

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  7. Ron Johnson Leads $16M Funding for Fashion Company Nasty GalRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2015 | Wall Street Journal

    Investors are sweet on Nasty Gal Inc ., with the fashion company raising another $16 million to bankroll its continued growth. Known for its edgy style picks-crochet rompers and sheer mesh heels are among its best sellers-the startup has grown into something of a millennial sensation since Sophia Amoruso founded it in 2006.

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  8. Alibaba Breathes New Life Into Game-Console Maker OuyaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2015 | Wall Street Journal

    Ouya, the game-console maker that has struggled to gain traction since its record-breaking Kickstarter campaign, has received a new injection of capital from a powerful strategic partner. Alibaba invested $10 million in the Santa Monica, Calif., company last month, according to people familiar with the matter.

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  9. L.A. Rising: Upfront Ventures Raises $280 Million Fund Above TargetRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2014 | Wall Street Journal

    Headquartered in Santa Monica, Calif., less than six blocks from the beach, Upfront Ventures kept up the Southern California venture capital momentum by closing its fifth fund at $280 million, $30 million higher than its target. Founded in 1996 and formerly known as GRP Partners, the firm invests in early-stage startups, usually at the seed or Series A round.

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  10. L.A. Rising: Upfront Ventures Raises $280 Million Fund Above TargetRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2014 | Wall Street Journal

    Headquartered in Santa Monica, Calif., less than six blocks from the beach, Upfront Ventures kept up the Southern California venture capital momentum by closing its fifth fund at $280 million, $30 million higher than its target. Founded in 1996 and formerly known as GRP Partners, the firm invests in early-stage startups, usually at the seed or Series A round.

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