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  • Shared inbox startup Front raises $59 million round led by other tech CEOs

    Front is raising a $59 million Series C funding round. Interestingly, the startup hasn’t raised with a traditional VC firm leading the round. A handful of super business angels are investing directly in the productivity startup and leading the round. Business angels include Atlassian co-founder and co-CEO Mike Cannon-Brookes, Atlassian President Jay Simons, Okta co-founder [

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  • Shared inbox startup Front raises $59 million round led by other tech CEOs – TechCrunch

    Front is raising a $59 million Series C funding round. Interestingly, the startup hasn’t raised with a traditional VC firm leading the round. A handful of super business angels are investing directly in the productivity startup and leading the round. Business angels include Atlassian co-founder and co-CEO Mike Cannon-Brookes, Atlassian President Jay Simons, Okta co-founder [

    TechCrunch
  • Bear Robotics, a company making robot waiters, just raised a $32 million round led by SoftBank

    Back in August, we flagged a filing for you that we’d found interesting, one for a now 2.5-year-old, 40-person Redwood City, Calif.,-based startup called Bear Robotics that’s been developing robots that deliver food to restaurant customers. The filing listed a $35.8 million target; Bear Robotics founder and CEO John Ha now tells us the final [

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  • Bear Robotics, a company making robot waiters, just raised a $32 million round led by SoftBank – TechCrunch

    Back in August, we flagged a filing for you that we’d found interesting, one for a now 2.5-year-old, 40-person Redwood City, Calif.,-based startup called Bear Robotics that’s been developing robots that deliver food to restaurant customers. The filing listed a $35.8 million target; Bear Robotics founder and CEO John Ha now tells us the final [

    TechCrunch
  • Players Championship raises purse to $15 million

    SAN DIEGO (AP) - The PGA Tour is raising the prize money at The Players Championship to $15 million, making it the largest purse in golf unless any of the majors decide to up the ante this year. The winner of March 12-15 event at TPC Sawgrass in Ponte Vedra

    The Washington Times
  • Indian bike rental startup Bounce raises $105M

    Bounce, a Bangalore-based startup that operates over 15,000 electric and gasoline docked bikes in nearly three dozen cities in India, said today it has raised $105 million in a new funding round as it explores sustainable ways to expand within the nation and build its own electric vehicles. The new financing round, Series D, was [

    techcrunch.com
  • Crowfall raises another $11.7 million for its MMO venture

    ArtCraft Entertainment announced today that it has raised $11.9 million to help it finish and launch its MMO, Crowfall.

    VentureBeat