And now the moment you’ve been anticipating since the last glorious time it came out (which was yesterday), today’s roundup of funding and investment news!
Here’s some things you didn’t know: companies still get funded despite everyone across the country craving turkey day foo (or vegan equivalent) so badly that they can’t think straight.
I had a crab dinner for nine people last week, and I named every single one of those Dungeness motherflappers as they were being lowered into the pot to their steamy deaths.
Friday’s funding was fulled with some really important industries that are truly being transformed by tech: health care and education.
We saw lots of other deals, but we kinda feel bad for any company that planned to announce their own sweet fundraise today. On this day, Spotify is the whale, and everyone else is a mere minnow.
Recently, I took a trip to Pier 39 in San Francisco just to see what all the tourism-love was about. What I found was taffy.
Good news everyone! We’ve just gathered up all the funding news for the day and rolled it up into our now legendary* Funding Daily column. Check out all the new investments inside.
Today’s funding roundup includes a $42 million haul for Compass-EOS. The rest is just filler, as far as we’re concerned.
Read this, then skedaddle to your weekend of fun and festivities.
The startup community is buzzing with funding news.
This pitch VentureBeat received today easily takes the cake. Or as the case may be, the chocolate covered Jesus:
4 out of 5 quacks recommend you get at least one serving of fresh, organic, Funding Daily per working day. Luckily we have you covered.
Today was really Twitter’s day.
We get many books sent to VentureBeat, but today was the first time we had both a hardback and a paperback of the same book sent to one reporter.
Today’s shockingly consistent round up of funding announcements!
Do you know what an air compressor sounds like? DO YOU?
Inside: Our frighteningly consistent round up of the day’s funding announcements.
T’was the Night Before Halloween
Go on, ask to borrow a cup of sugar.
Ooh, ooh! Let’s play “Startup or Klingon”!
Formlabs, a 3D printer company, got funding today and has also gotten us all excited about being able to print out objects.
Pinterest was the clear buzz winner of today’s funding daily. Not that its a competition or anything.
Fresh funding daily, just like mom used to make.
A little sweet, a little Soyent for today’s funding roundup.
If I was a wizard, I would cast a spell whereby my computer could automatically round-up and type all these funding stories for me, while I lounge casually off to the side drinking Butterbeer. Alas I am not a wizard.
It’s just pumpkin spice lattes and money-money-money around here when Q4 kicks off.
You know how when there’s a Monday holiday and you come back on Tuesday to over nine thousand new emails and a to-do list longer than Jay-Z’s money? That’s Funding Daily today.
Hardware has a big showing in this day’s roundup.
You can really see how expansive the mobile industry is through today’s funding announcements.
Today wasn’t all about San Francisco and Silicon Valley — oh, no. The two biggest deals that crossed our radar were for technologies in India and space, in that order. We also saw a flurry of activity over a Chicago startup, as well.
The government may be shut down, but the venture capital engine sure isn’t.
Today, we kick off funding daily with a fountainhead of $4 billion raised by VCs over the past three months. That’s not just tech VCs; it includes all industries and sectors, from biomedical engineering to brick-and-mortar retail and beyond.
Aside from MongoDB, quite a number of startups raised money today. It was a surprisingly active Friday for the deals team!
What do funding and s’mores have to do with each other? Hint: they’re very tangentially related.
Government employees are not getting paid today, but the private sector is booming with 8 major funding announcements.
Without further ado or spoilers, here’s the conclusion to an epic September’s investment activity.
We scoured SEC filings and press releases for our full list of startups that gained funding today. It’s an eclectic bunch!
A venture capitalist once told me that investing in a startup is like a marriage and that you have to fall in love with the startup team as much as the product.
Today’s deal news includes Flipboard, AngelList, UniversityNow, Addy, and TechShop.
Our fave deal of the dat is a baby ankle bracelet for you to keep tabs on your infant. ‘Cause she’s probably got this whole secret life that you know nothing about.