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Uber aims to be uber-funded by expanding funding round by $1B

The second highest valued venture backed company in the world is looking to get even richer by expanding a round of funding from $1.8 billion to $2.8 billion.

By 19 February 2015

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Pinterest valued at $11B after latest round of funding

New financing makes the social discovery site the sixth-most valuable venture capital-backed startup.

By 17 March 2015

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Lyft gets a lift with $530 million funding round

The round was led by Japan-based e-commerce giant Rakuten. Lyft says it'll use the cash to expand its operation in the US, among other things.

By 13 March 2015

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From crowd funding to the most pirated movie list: 'Wyrmwood' has been on a wild ride

Australian filmmakers Tristan and Kiah Roache-Turner talk about their zombie film "Wyrmwood" and its journey from an IndieGoGo campaign to a spot in the top ten pirated movies on The Pirate Bay.

By 10 March 2015

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Australian scientific research takes further hit as Government refuses to secure funding

The Coalition is refusing to guarantee funding to scientific research in Australia, threatening over 1,700 jobs and 27 research facilities.

By 5 March 2015

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Fund this: Pigeon is the digital photo frame for grandparents

Highly automated and app-savvy, this smart frame makes it easy to share photos with tech-challenged relatives.

By 28 February 2015

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Pinterest said to be pursuing new funding for $11B valuation

New funding would double the social discovery startup's valuation since its last round in May, sources tell the Wall Street Journal.

By 19 February 2015

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Bitcoin trader MyCoin shutters, taking $387M in investor funds

Hong Kong-based MyCoin has reportedly closed its doors, with suggestions the operation was a Bitcoin-themed ponzi scheme.

By 10 February 2015

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Fund this: A Bluetooth adapter for your favorite wired mouse or keyboard

Before you spend money on a Bluetooth mouse or keyboard, why not recycle your existing gear with this handy adapter?

By 6 February 2015

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Crowdsourced fund-raising beyond Kickstarter

You may know Kickstarter, the popular site where people pitch their ideas to strangers to raise money for the projects. It's great for investing in inspiring work -- and shopping for unusual gifts. In this Tech Minute, CNET's Kara Tsuboi reports on similar sites.

By 16 January 2015