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School fund-raising apps and websites

As the school year begins so does the fund-raising that helps supplement school budgets. In this Tech Minute, CNET's Kara Tsuboi reports on apps and websites for engaging families and collecting money.

By September 3, 2014

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Join top Silicon Valley investors, hear their fund-raising secrets

We're launching a conference--CNET's Community Series--to start broader discussions around key topics in tech. First up? Raising cash.

By March 21, 2012

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Asia-based taxi booking app GrabTaxi raises $90 million in funding

The Uber competitor is showing strong growth in Southeast Asia, with 400,000 active monthly users and two bookings made every second.

By October 20, 2014

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Ride-sharing network BlaBlaCar raises $100M in funding

Long-distance ride-sharing network touts itself as an inexpensive alternative to planes and trains.

By July 1, 2014

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Bitcoin security platform BitGo raises $12M in funding

Silicon Valley investors back the security startup, which aims to safeguard user accounts with a multi-signature wallet.

By June 16, 2014

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Index Ventures raises $550M to fund early stage startups

Venture capital firm will use new fund to focus on the mobile-consumer, enterprise, networks, and financial-services sectors.

By June 10, 2014

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Reporters' Roundtable: Facebook's private fund-raising

Want Facebook stock right now? You can't have it...unless you're filthy rich. What does this mean for Facebook, investors, and tech in general? Join my discussion with the New York Times' Miguel Helft.

By January 14, 2011

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Academia.edu raises funds to build a Facebook for scientists

Startup hopes to overhaul how researchers publish papers, making them freely available to all and substituting social-network success for the traditional peer-review process.

By September 26, 2013

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Calendar app Tempo raises $10 million in first round funding

The calendar app that uses Siri-like intelligence technology announces its first round of funding and the addition of some strategic board members.

By June 20, 2013

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Southeast Asia e-tailer Lazada raises $100M in funding

Online retailer, which bills itself as the "Amazon of Southeast Asia," hopes to tap a market where online shopping has yet to gain traction.

By June 19, 2013