Matrix Partners

Matrix Partners Gets A New General Partner: Hardi Meybaum

Matrix Partners, the 38-year-old, early-stage venture capital firm, has just added a 10th general partner to its roster: Hardi Meybaum, an Estonian entrepreneur who sold his computer-aided design comp

Indian Health Search Portal Practo Lands $90M Led By Tencent For Global Expansion

Chinese internet giant Tencent is getting its tentacles into India's healthcare space after it lead a $90 million Series C round for medical search startup Practo. The startup raised $60 million as re

Meteor Raises $20M To Build The One JavaScript Stack To Rule Them All

The competitive landscape for app development tool providers continues to become tighter, with Meteor Development Group raising $20 million for its stack of frameworks and tools for developing web and

Design Platform Canva Raises $6 Million, Expands To Businesses With “Canva For Work”

Creating professional graphics is not a skill set that everyone has, but online design platform Canva wants to change that. In mid-2013, the company debuted a service that allows anyone to more easily

The Flatiron School Raises $9 Million In Series B Funding

The Flatiron School, an educational platform aimed at getting young kids and adults comfortable with programming, has today announced the close of a $9 million Series B funding round led by Thrive Cap

TinyOwl Lands $16M To Expand Its Food Delivery Service To 50 Cities In India

India-based food ordering service TinyOwl has raised a $16 million Series B round to fund an aggressive plan to reach 50 cities in the country, TechCrunch has learned.

India’s Stayzilla Raises $20M For Its Hybrid Hotel/Airbnb-Like Booking Service

Stayzilla, an India-based service that combines regular hotel bookings with short-term, Airbnb-style rentals, has announced a $20 million Series B round to grow its business.

Doctor Search Site Practo Lands $30M For Aggressive Growth In India And Overseas

Practo, an Indian startup that provides a search portal matching doctors with patients and other digital services for practices, has closed a $30 million Series B round to expand its services in India

Indian News App NewsHunt Lands $40M To Evolve Into A Digital Content Marketplace

India-based mobile news aggregation service NewsHunt has raised $40 million to continue its evolution into a digital content platform.

B2B Marketplace Kinnek Raises $10 Million From Matrix To Help SMBs Find And Purchase Supplies

B2B marketplace Kinnek wants to connect SMBs with suppliers that will offer up the goods they need and provide competitive prices for them. Based on its growth in recent months, the company has raised

How Do You Connect 10 Million Dumbphone Users To Facebook?

As low internet penetration stifled <a target="_blank" href="">Facebook's</a> early growth in emerging markets in 2011, Indian startup <a target="_blank" href="http://www.u2opiamobi

GrabCAD Raises $8.15M From Charles River Ventures, Yammer Co-Founder & Others For Its ‘GitHub For Mechanical Engineers’

<a target="_blank" href="">GrabCAD</a>, which offers an online community and cloud-based collaboration tools for those involved in designing and building physical products, has raise

WI Harper Group, Matrix Partners Invest $12.5 Million In Social Games Maker SNS Plus

<a href="">Matrix Partners</a> and <a href="">WI Harper Group</a>, a Chi

Matrix Partners Closes $650 Million Funds To Invest More In China, India

<img src="" class="shot2" /> <a href="">Matrix Partners</a>, a US-based inves

Baidu Leads $50 Million Funding Round For Chinese Real Estate Marketplace Anjuke

<img src="" class="shot2" /> Leading Chinese search engine company <a href="">Baidu</a> has led a <a h

Ask a VC: "We Probably Would Have Been the Last Guys to Do a Round in Twitter" (TCTV)

<img class="alignleft size-full wp-image-253566" title="imgres" src="" alt="" width="225" height="225" />My guest on Ask a VC this week was

CloudBees Raises $4 Million From Matrix Partners For Java Cloud Computing Play

<img src="" class="shot2" /> <a href="">CloudBees</a>, a Java Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS) provider, has <a hr

SpiderCloud Wireless Raises $25 Million, Total Funding Now $40 Million

<img src="" width="215" height="74" />Wireless technologies developer <a href="">SpiderCloud Wireless</

HubSpot Closes $16 Million Series C Round Led By Scale Venture Partners

<img src="" width="215" height="89" />Digital marketing startup <a href="">HubSpot</a> has <a href="http://www.h

Conductor Raises $10 Million For SEO Management And Optimization Technology

<img src="" width="215" height="71" /><a href="">Conductor</a>, a New York-based provider of SEO measur