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  • Kitchit Gets $7.5 Million To Bring The Restaurant Experience To Your Home

    Kitchit Gets $7.5 Million To Bring The Restaurant Experience To Your Home

    San Francisco-based Kitchit wants to enable anyone to have restaurant-quality food without going out, by creating a marketplace of chefs who cook in customers’ homes. The company has just raised $7.5 million in funding led by Javelin Venture Partners to make its chefs available to more users in more places. Read More

  • Steve Newcomb’s Famo.us Raises $4M To Power Fast, Beautiful Apps In HTML5

    Steve Newcomb’s Famo.us Raises $4M To Power Fast, Beautiful Apps In HTML5

    Famo.us, which offers a JavaScript framework that’s designed to power HTML5 apps that are faster and better-looking than what’s currently possible, has raised $4 million in Series A funding. The round was led by previous investor Javelin Venture Partners, with participation from “one or more” hardware vendors (whose name or names aren’t being shared… Read More

  • SmartAsset Raises $1.5M To Help You With The Big Financial Decisions

    SmartAsset Raises $1.5M To Help You With The Big Financial Decisions

    SmartAsset, a Y Combinator-backed startup offering interactive tools to help homebuyers understand the financial ramifications of their decisions, has raised $1.5 million in new funding. The round was led by Javelin Venture Partners and North Bridge Venture Partners, with participation from YC, Peterson Ventures, Quotidian Ventures, and Identified CEO Brendan Wallace. SmartAsset actually… Read More

  • Javelin Venture Partners Closes New $105 Million Fund

    Early-stage VC Javelin Venture Partners has closed a second, $105 million fund. The firm expects to use the money to fund around 20 companies over three years in seed and Series A rounds ranging from $500K to $3 million, and will reserve some of the funds for subsequent rounds raised by these portfolio companies. Javelin was founded by Noah Doyle and Jed Katz, both of whom have experience… Read More