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New York’s programming ed tech startup, General Assembly, sells to Adecco for $413 million

The European human resources services company Adecco Group said that is acquiring the New York-based, programming, design, and management training startup General Assembly for $413 million. With the a

Billionaires make it rain on Plenty, the indoor farming startup

SoftBank Vision Fund, the huge tech-investment vehicle helmed by Japanese billionaire Masayoshi Son, has led a $200 million investment into indoor farming startup Plenty. Joining Son are notable tech

Convoy, A Smart Logistics Service For Regional Trucking Businesses, Raises $2.5M

Dan Lewis wasn't convinced that a startup that connects small trucking companies to people who need shipments was going to work. But he went door to door in a warehouse district in Seattle, and one pr

Fundbox Secures $50 Million More To Power Small Businesses

Less than six months after announcing a $40 million Series B investment, alternative lending startup Fundbox has closed on another $50 million in funding to provide small businesses with the immediate

Paperless Billing Service Doxo Raises $10 Million In Series B Funding

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2010/05/doxo.jpg"> Paperless billing is one of those things that is slower to take hold than it should, but it just seems inevitable that is how we a

Bezos-Backed Heartland Robotics Raises Another $20 Million

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2010/11/hearyland-robotics.png"> <a href="http://heartlandrobotics.com/">Heartland Robotic</a>s today announced that it raised $20 million in a serie