Despite VC firms raising $4.1 billion during the first quarter of 2013, fewer firms are contributing and a new report suggests this may be a sign of decreased investment levels to come.
The company says that it will focus on the "mobile ecosystem." It also has bolstered its presence in China by appointing David Tang as its managing director there.
The anonymous-confession app closes its third round of funding in less than a year, giving it a $200 million valuation, according to Recode.
The company behind the Oculus Rift virtual reality gaming goggles plans use the cash to bulk up staff and get a commercial version of the goggles out to customers.
Separating from parent Dow Jones, Kara Swisher and Walt Mossberg are hunting out a minority investor to reincarnate their tech-news partnership that would value it between $30 million and $40 million, Quartz reports.
The average corporate venture-capital funding deal during the period was $17.8 million, easily topping the first quarter's $13 million figure.
The Virgin Mobile Venture is an entry-level smartphone that carries out basic tasks reliably, but with low-spec hardware and a pokey processor.
San Francisco startup says it will use the funds to accelerate hardware and software product plans.
The online storage site has raised $250 million in Series B funding, which it plans to use to build the business, beef up its internal team, acquire other companies, and establish new partnerships.
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.