Banish all skeptical apprehension about the Samsung Galaxy's round curved screen and back; the arched shape is an unexpected improvement.
Prominent venture capital firms Andreessen Horowitz and Sequoia Capital are expected to take part in the funding round.
The 1.3-inch plastic OLED has a thickness of less than 0.6 mm but delivers a 320x320 resolution.
The South Korean electronics maker is reportedly working on a circular smartwatch to compete with upcoming devices from Motorola and LG.
The new funding is announced in conjunction with a site redesign meant to make it easier to find services, which start at $5 a pop.
As devices running Android Wear emerge, the big debate at Google I/O was the choice between a practical square or a more natural round design.
The e-commerce design site plans to cut 80 to 90 employees from its New York operations this week.
The aircraft's lengthy wings are outfitted with 17,000 solar cells that will power it during a trip around the world next year.
People will be able to watch and vote on the pilot episodes to determine which series make the cut for a full season.
Tech giants Apple and Samsung are duking it out again in a San Jose, Calif., courtroom, accusing each other of patent infringement. The verdict could mean changes for people using Apple and Android-powered Samsung devices. With the trial starting, CNET.com's Kara Tsuboi tells us what's at stake for companies and consumers.