The privately held music streaming service is said to be courting Goldman Sachs and others in a $400 million dollar fundraising round.
Chinese e-commerce giant invests $200 million in the 3-year-old ephemeral message service, sources confirm.
The world's largest software maker was poised to make its biggest acquisition to date, but talks fell through, according to CNBC.
New funding would double the social discovery startup's valuation since its last round in May, sources tell the Wall Street Journal.
Ride-sharing startup in talks to raise $250 million, and maybe as much as $500 million, the New York Times reports.
Shazam says that it has over 100 million monthly active mobile users and has added more tracks to its music catalog.
Ride-sharing startup is close to a $1 billion funding round that would give it a valuation as high as $40 billion, Bloomberg reports.
Prominent venture capital firms Andreessen Horowitz and Sequoia Capital are expected to take part in the funding round.
Earlier this year, the mobile payment-processing company valued itself at a mere $5 billion.
The venture-capital investment firm has made an investment of up to $20 million in the ephemeral message service, according to The Wall Street Journal.