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Ripple turns investor as execs lead $25M round for storage and rental startup Omni

Earlier this month, I wrote that crypto companies are going to become investors in 2018. I didn’t quite imagine that happening as quickly as mid-January, but here we are. Ripple, the fintech sta

Remote Year raises $12 million to combine remote work and global travel

Remote Year should be a pretty appealing idea to anyone with a serious case of wanderlust: Participants spend a whole year working abroad, moving to a different city and country each month. But is i

Workspace utilisation and scheduling software Condeco scores $30M led by Highland Europe

Highland Europe's new €332 million fund promised to help <a target="_blank" href="https://beta.techcrunch.com/2015/10/14/mind-the-growth-gap/">fill the €10-30 million 'growth gap'</a>, and, true t

Handy Raises $50M Led By Fidelity, Reportedly At $500M Valuation, To Clean Up In Home Services

There has been consolidation, collapse and other troubles among some on-demand home services startups, but others seem to be cleaning up in their wake. Handy -- a platform for on-demand housekeeping a

Social Intelligence Startup Brandwatch Raises $33M Series C To Grow In US

Social media is officially eating Internet, and where the people go with their eyeballs, so do the brands. But the brands are – largely – all at sea, still trying to figure all this stuff

SmartThings Raises $12.5 Million From Greylock And Highland To Power The Internet Of Things

Internet-of-Things startup SmartThings has spent the last year building a platform that people can use to connect to an increasingly wide range of devices in their homes. Now it's getting ready to bet

Highland Capital Partners Commits To Invest $25 Million In Leap Motion Developers

Highland Capital Partners, which is already an investor in Leap Motion, has committed another $25 million to back the young startup. To do so, it’s established the Leap Fund, which is designed to fi

Leap Motion Raises $30M More For Its Gesture-Based Controller, Announces Bundling Deal With Asus

<a target="_blank" href="http://www.leapmotion.com">Leap Motion</a> is announcing today that it has raised $30 million in Series B funding. Co-founder and CEO Michael Buckwald told me that the company

Custom Jewelry Startup Gemvara Raises $25M In Oversubscribed Series D Round

<a target="_blank" href="http://www.gemvara.com/">Gemvara</a>, a Boston-based custom jewelry site we've written about <a href="https://beta.techcrunch.com/tag/gemvara/">in the past</a>, just announced

WePay Raises $10 Million To Scale Its Online Payment Platform

Online payment platform <a href="http://wepay.com">WePay</a> just announced that it has raised $10 million in a new financing round. This round was led by <a href="http://www.ignitionpartners.com/">Ig

Attn Student Entrepreneurs: Highland Capital Wants To Help Kickstart Your Business

VC firm <a href="http://www.hcp.com/">Highland Capital Partners</a> is sounding the horn for their fifth annual <a href="http://www.hcp.com/summer/">"Summer@Highland"</a> entrepreneurship program. The

Paper.li Raises $2.1 Million For Social News Curation, Hits 2 Million Users

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2011/01/paperli.png" class="shot2" /> <strong>Exclusive -</strong> <a href="http://www.crunchbase.com/company/smallrivers">SmallRivers</a>, the Switz

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

Virtual Desktop Company MokaFive Raises $21M From Khosla Ventures And Others

<img class="shot2" src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2010/04/mokafive.jpg" alt="" /> <a href="http://www.mokafive.com/">MokaFive</a> this morning announced that it has raised a <a href="ht