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Study: VC Investment Was ‘Ludicrous’ Last Quarter

By | Jul 7, 2016 at 5:00 pm

VC investment in unicorn startups has hit an all-time high, according to a recent study from Pitchbook. In the second quarter of 2016, investments in startups totaled $22.3 billion. However, these investments weren’t spread out: a larger chunk than ever went to the unicorns, those…

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5 Entrepreneurs Weigh In on Federal Startup Funding

By | Jun 27, 2016 at 2:00 pm

Tech.Co has partnered with Arlington Economic Development to bring you this story.  Every startup is looking for funding at one point or another. Whether you’re a bootstrapping company that’s in need of some capital or a unicorn that’s looking to expand its reach, there’s no…

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How to Attract Foreign Investors to Your Startup

By | Jun 30, 2016 at 12:30 pm

While the US market is ripe for investment and numerous funding opportunities, not all the global markets can boast the same kind of ecosystem. Startups are booming worldwide, yet the majority of investment rounds are still closed in the Silicon Valley. But what if…

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Tech.Co Deals Roundup: Dell’s Historic Tech Acquisition of EMC

By | Oct 12, 2015 at 3:08 pm

Today’s Tech.Co Deals Roundup is brought to you by my intense workout sesh this morning. Things you need to know about: AngelList just raised $400 million from the Chinese private-equity firm CSC Venture Capital to support their seed fund for early-stage investments. Need more…

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Tech.Co Deals Roundup: LogMeIn Buys Out LastPass

By | Oct 9, 2015 at 3:00 pm

In today’s Tech.Co deals roundup the biggest piece of news might be LogMeIn acquiring LastPass. It’s interesting because LastPass had a major security vulnerability exploited not long ago, and there’s no evidence that they’ve actually raised any outside capital to date. Outside of that,…

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Tech.Co Deals Roundup: Here’s What Happened While we Were at Celebrate

By | Oct 8, 2015 at 3:00 pm

You may have noticed our Tech.Co funding roundup hasn’t been published for the last few days, but that’s because we’ve been busy in Downtown Vegas at our annual Celebrate Conference. In today’s roundup, we wanted to bring you the highlights from the last few days,…

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Tech.Co Deals Roundup: San Diego’s Renovate America Raises $90M

By | Oct 1, 2015 at 3:18 pm

Today’s Tech.Co Deals Roundup is brought to you by Celebrate 2015. Will we see you this weekend in Downtown Las Vegas? Need more funding news? You can get the Tech.Co Deals Roundup sent directly to your inbox by subscribing here. Funding Austin’s Aceable Brings…

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Tech.Co Deals Roundup: Jack Dorsey Selected as New Twitter CEO

By | Sep 30, 2015 at 3:10 pm

Today’s Tech.Co Deals Roundup is all about funding. Lots and lots of funding. Aside from that, one major news item for today: Jack Dorsey has reportedly been selected by Twitter’s board as the new, permanent CEO of the company. In the past three months,…

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Tech.Co Deals Roundup: Medium Raises $57M, Business Insider Gets Acquired

By | Sep 29, 2015 at 3:12 pm

Today’s Tech.Co Deals Roundup is brought to you by National Coffee Day. Drink responsibly. Need more funding news? You can get the Tech.Co Deals Roundup sent directly to your inbox by subscribing here. Funding Medium Raises $57M at Estimated $400M Valuation Medium announced yesterday…

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Tech.Co Deals Roundup: Walker & Company Brings in $24M

By | Sep 28, 2015 at 3:14 pm

Today’s Tech.Co Deals Roundup is brought to you by the case of the Mondays. This weekend, Fortune reported that Square may be nearing an IPO sometime in the next two weeks. It’s weird timing for Square CEO Jack Dorsey, who’s also been serving as…

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Yotpo Gets $22M to Help Enterprises Leverage User-Generated Content

By | Jun 14, 2016 at 11:45 am

With a recent $22 million Series C funding from Bessemer Venture Partners, the Tel Aviv- and New York City-based Yotpo is planning to expand to other regions to grow its customer base. The platform helps facilitate genuine and honest user reviews. The Future of…

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Tech.Co Deals Roundup: Healthcare Tech Funding is on Fire

By | Sep 25, 2015 at 3:00 pm

Welcome to Friday everybody. In today’s Tech.Co deals roundup we chose to feature some amazing companies innovating in the healthcare field – there’s been an influx of funding surrounding the sector of the last few weeks. Specifically, investors have been paying attention to Auris…

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Tech.Co Deals Roundup: Metabiota Gets Funding to Track Disease Outbreaks

By | Sep 24, 2015 at 4:00 pm

Today’s Tech.Co deals roundup features seven different companies that all received some pretty big funding. One of the most interesting on here is Metabiota, a company that has dedicated their efforts to building an on the ground network of professionals to track disease outbreaks….

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Tech.Co Deals Roundup: Funding Doesn’t Guarantee Success

By | Sep 23, 2015 at 3:00 pm

In today’s Tech.Co deals roundup we’ve got our expected funding announcements for a handful of companies spanning everything from big data analytics all the way to SaaS offerings. I’m constantly hearing a warning from entrepreneurs that getting funding doesn’t get your startup success, and…

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Is 2016 The Year You Close The Retirement Gap?

By | Jun 10, 2016 at 8:00 pm

If you’re about to retire in 2016, you must be wondering whether this year would finally be the year when you could close the wide retirement gap. That gap is the difference between the total amount of money that you should have saved for your…

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Tech.Co Deals Roundup: Virtual Reality and Self-Driving Cars

By | Sep 21, 2015 at 3:02 pm

Happy Monday everybody! In today’s Tech.Co deals roundup we’ve got some some big funding news from Rubicon Global, a company valued at over $500 million. We’ve also got some really interesting funding rounds for Jaunt, a virtual reality startup, and Cruise, a company that’s…

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Amazon Pledges $3B Towards India Expansion, Startups

By | Jun 8, 2016 at 3:36 pm

Amazon founder and CEO Jeff Bezos just announced the company’s intention to invest an additional $3 billion in India, bringing their commitment to a $5 billion total. The funds will go towards helping Indian startups in addition to funding Amazon’s own expansion into the region. The web…