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Pinterest lands $5B valuation with $200M in new financing

New funds come eight months after the 4-year-old social-sharing startup closed a $225 million round.

By May 15, 2014

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Pinterest officially pins down $200M at $2.5B valuation

The scrapbooking site closes a whopper of a funding round and says it will focus on the product and make acquisitions.

By February 20, 2013

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Pinterest worth $3.8 billion after massive funding round

The pin-board company has collected $225 million in new financing, and has grown its value by $1.3 billion in the past eight months despite having virtually no revenue.

By October 23, 2013

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Mind Pirate plays for games beyond the touch screen

Harnessing sensors, 3D tracking, wearable devices, and games with a wow factor could transform augmented reality from cool technology to the mainstream within five years.

By July 11, 2013

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Pinterest acquires recipe sharing Punchfork

The social site makes its first purchase, choosing the food recipe bookmarking network.

By January 3, 2013

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Pinterest pins down $100M in new funding

Japanese e-commerce giant Rakuten says it is leading a $100 million round of funding in the social photo-sharing site. That could put its valuation at $1.5 billion.

By May 16, 2012

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Pinterest shooting for $2.5 billion valuation, report says

The scrapbooking site is reportedly ready to raise more money. Whether it will do so on the lofty terms it wants remains to be seen.

By February 5, 2013

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A VC going carbon neutral?

Major venture capital firm Bessemer Venture announces its own carbon neutral plan.

By October 29, 2007

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Smule: The hottest, weirdest startup you may not know (Q&A)

Smule raised $16 million in its latest round, even though it didn’t need to raise funding at all. Another atypical step for the atypical startup, which originated when a 40-something went back to college instead of a 20-something dropping out.

By April 10, 2014

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Twilio nets $17m for cloud communications platform

The company, which has 75,000 developer customers, makes a cloud-based platform that lets almost anyone create simple voice applications without working with legacy carriers. It has now raised a total of $31.5 million in three rounds of financing.

By December 7, 2011