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  1. Disrupt NY 2017 Startup Battlefield applications are officially openRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 18 | TechCrunch

    ... and then face Q&A from an all-star list of judges. Past Battlefield judges have included Roelof Botha ( Sequoia Capital ), Fred Wilson ( Union Square Ventures ), and Eileen Burbidge ( Passion Capital ). All Battlefield sessions are live streamed to ...

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  2. How Inkling Turned McDonald's and Starbucks Into Mobile WorkforcesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 18 | PC Magazine

    ... according to MacInnis, likely final) $25 million Series E funding round led by SAP's Sapphire Ventures and Sequoia Capital. The company has raised around $100 million in total since 2010, and thanks to the multinational brands its platform powers, ...

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  3. 2017 IPO Prospects: DJI Sees Drones Drive Its Soaring ValuationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 17 | Seeking Alpha

    ... investment by Colin Guinn, it has raised $105 million in funds from investors including Accel Partners and Sequoia Capital. Its last round of funding was held in May 2015 when Accel Partners invested $75 million in the company at a valuation of $10 ...

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  4. Video conferencing startup Zoom raises $100M Series D round led by...Read the original story

    Tuesday Jan 17 | Techmeme

    Video conferencing startup Zoom raises $100M Series D round led by Sequoia Capital at a $1B+ valuation, plans to invest in VR and AR - Zoom Video Communications, Inc., the Santa Clara-based startup that's bidding to disrupt the online video communications industry, has just landed

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  5. 2017 IPO Prospects: DJI Drones Drive its Soaring ValuationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 17 | Sramana Mitra on Strategy

    ... investment by Colin Guinn, it has raised $105 million in funds from investors including Accel Partners and Sequoia Capital. Its last round of funding was held in May 2015 when Accel Partners invested $75 million in the company at a valuation of $10 ...

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  6. Global ePharmacy Market by Type & Application 2016-2023Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 16 | SBWire

    ... funding round. Led by Maverick Capital Ventures and including previous backers such as Omidyar Ventures and Sequoia Capital, the round brought 1mg's total funding to US$21 mn. With government support in Asia Pacific rising at a promising rate and ...

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  7. BigBasket, Grofers explore mergerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 15 | The Times of India

    ... but pivoted to a consumer-facing platform in late 2014, after which it received the bulk of its capital. Sequoia Capital was its first institutional investor. Grofers is not a distress seller even though worries about its business model have crept ...

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  8. HK accelerator SuperCharger welcomes new fintech cohiortRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 13 | Finextra Research news

    ... its own budgeting app, amassing 150 users within a month; Funding Societies has raised US$7.5 million from Sequoia Capital to build a P2P lending platform; Amareos has partnered with Thomson Reuters to combine financial services and AI analytics ...

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  9. Experts offer path to success for tech startupsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 12 | San Jose Mercury News

    ... distinguishes their guidance, they said. Among those who contributed to the book is Jim Goetz, a partner in Sequoia Capital, whose sale of WhatsApp to Facebook earned him the top spot on Forbes' 2016 Midas List for "making it one of the best deals ...

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  10. Viptela Hires Praveen Akkiraju as Its New CEORead the original story

    Thursday Jan 12 | Converge! Network Digest

    ... WAN to security to seamless cloud connectivity." Viptela is backed by Redline Capital, Northgate Capital and Sequoia Capital. http://www.viptela.com

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  11. Viptela Names Ex-Cisco Exec as New CEORead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 12 | Light Reading

    ... take its total funding to almost $110 million. Its investors include Redline Capital, Northgate Capital and Sequoia Capital. Want to know more about the companies, people and organizations driving developments in the virtualization sector? Check out ...

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  12. Viptela Appoints Praveen Akkiraju as Its New CEORead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 12 | Business Wire

    ... Top 100 Global Company and CRN Tech Innovator. Viptela is backed by Redline Capital, Northgate Capital and Sequoia Capital. For more information, visit: viptela.com or follow us on Twitter @viptela . Former VCE CEO and Cisco GM with reputation for ...

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  13. Armed with startup data, Crunchbase looks back on 2016 to predict what's comingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 11 | TechCrunch

    ... Crunchbase data shows several firms that are headquartered in Silicon Valley but have offices abroad like Sequoia Capital and Accel Partners made a growing number of bets in China and India last year (raising larger country-focused funds - and ...

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  14. Data-storage upstart Kaminario nets $75m in latest fund-raisingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 10 | Boston.com

    ... from a historic lull. The company's other investors include private equity firm Waterwood, venture firms Sequoia Capital and Pitango, and Silicon Valley Bank. Golan said he was happy to take advantage of plentiful private equity cash, avoiding the ...

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  15. Strange new lawsuit against longtime investor Michael Goguen gets droppedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 9 | TechCrunch

    ... told you about a bizarre new lawsuit involving longtime venture capitalist Michael Goguen, whose career at Sequoia Capital ended early last year after he was sued in a salacious breach of contract suit that accused him of sexually mistreating a ...

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  16. Instacart is cutting worker pay again in at least four citiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 9 | Re/code

    ... The startup has raised more than $270 million from top Silicon Valley investors like Andreessen Horowitz and Sequoia Capital, but also from one of its largest partners, Whole Foods . The Whole Foods funding reportedly valued Instacart at the same $2 ...

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  17. Egyptian tech entrepreneur Hany Rashwan makes Forbes '30 Under 30' listRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 9 | Al Bawaba

    ... for vetting candidates in the enterprise tech category namely, Douglas Leone, managing partner at Sequoia Capital; Jeff Lawson, cofounder and CEO of Twilio; and 2016 Under 30 alumna Maran Nelson, who is a cofounder and CEO at Clara Labs. The 2017 ...

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  18. Egypt: Egypt's Hany Rashwan Featured in Forbes' '30 Under 30' ListRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 8 | AllAfrica.com

    ... for vetting candidates in the enterprise tech category namely, Douglas Leone, managing partner at Sequoia Capital; Jeff Lawson, cofounder and CEO of Twilio; and 2016 Under 30 alumna Maran Nelson, who is a cofounder and CEO at Clara Labs. The 2017 ...

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  19. Singtel Wins 2016 World Communication Award using Viptela SD-WANRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 4 | Information Technology

    ... 2016 Global 100 Company and CRN Tech Innovator. Viptela is backed by Redline Capital, Northgate Capital and Sequoia Capital. For more information, visit: viptela.com or follow us on InfoTECH Spotlight eNews delivers the latest news impacting ...

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  20. Tencent, Warburg Lead $215 Million Funding for China's Mobike 28 minutes agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 4 | Bloomberg

    Warburg Pincus led a $215 million round of funding for year-old Beijing startup Mobike, ratcheting up the competition in China's burgeoning urban bicycle-sharing scene. Sequoia Capital  also took part in the financing, Mobike said in a statement.

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