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venture funding

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Venture capital funding for Q1 slowest since 2003

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.

By Apr. 8, 2013

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AT&T wants in on online video -- and promises $500M in funding

AT&T partners with the Chernin Group to jointly commit $500 million in investment to new online video ventures.

By Apr. 22, 2014

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Nokia injects $250 million into venture funding

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.

By Jan. 29, 2013

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Secret-sharing app Whisper said to capture $30M in funding

The anonymous-confession app closes its third round of funding in less than a year, giving it a $200 million valuation, according to Recode.

By Mar. 11, 2014

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Oculus Rift gets major boost with $75M in funding

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.

By Dec. 13, 2013

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AllThingsD founders' new venture worth up to $40m?

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.

By Sep. 20, 2013

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Venture capitalists offer up $2.1 billion in funding in Q2

The average corporate venture-capital funding deal during the period was $17.8 million, easily topping the first quarter's $13 million figure.

By Sep. 20, 2012

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Internet Webcam service Dropcam nets $30M in funding

San Francisco startup says it will use the funds to accelerate hardware and software product plans.

By Jul. 31, 2013

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Virgin Mobile Venture

The Virgin Mobile Venture is an entry-level smartphone that carries out basic tasks reliably, but with low-spec hardware and a pokey processor.

By May. 29, 2012

3 stars Editor's rating May. 29, 2012
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Dropbox scores $250 million in venture funding

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.

By Oct. 18, 2011