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Therapy-By-Text Startup Talkspace Raises $9.5M Led By Spark Capital

Therapy startup Talkspace has spent the past year seeking to help users connect with mental health professionals through the company’s web and mobile apps. To continue growing its business, the comp

Meet The Disrupt NY 2015 Speakers And Judges

Disrupt NY is just a few days away, and we have some of the most iconic entrepreneurs and thought leaders in the tech industry lined up to speak throughout the three-day-long conference. You can stil

With Water Running Out, Freight Farms Launches 2015 Farm-In-A-Box

Climate change is real, and it is getting uglier. Global temperatures are continuing to rise, placing enormous strain on water and food supplies throughout the world. Many areas have been hit hard by

Did Raise $6 Million?

What is integrity? How do you find a missing gas valve in a system? How do you find instantaneous rate of change? Don’t ask me, ask Socratic. The e-learning company just raised a $6 million Seri

Splash Soaks Up $6M To Make Promo Events Seem Cool

Eventbrite looks like it was designed in a basement circa 2005. It works great, but gives a boring first impression. Splash, meanwhile, wants you to feel like you’re at the party from the moment you

Postmates Picks Up $35M In Series C From Spark Capital

Postmates, the on-demand delivery service that operates in nearly 60 markets, has raised $35 million in Series C exclusively from existing investor Spark Capital, according to sources familiar with th

Disrupt Alum Trello Takes In $10.3M For Its Visual To-Do Lists

Disrupt alum Trello has pulled in a $10.3 million funding round. The startup launched its visual project management system back in September 2011, on TC's startup battlefield stage.

Restaurant Payments App Cover Raises $5.5 Million From Spark Capital

<a target="_blank" href="">Cover</a> wants to facilitate the process of paying your check at the end of the meal, removing friction and encouraging more restaurants to acce

Sift Science Lands $18M Series B From Spark Capital To Stop Credit Card Fraud

Today <a target="_blank" href="">Sift Science</a>, a credit card fraud prevention company, has closed an $18 million Series B round of funding led by

Qriously Raises $3.5 Million Led By Spark Capital For Its Question-Based Mobile Ad Network

<a target="_blank" href="">Qriously</a>, the "question network" that's trying to reinvent the mobile ad, has announced that it's closed a $3.5 million Series A round led by Spar

Boston-Based VC Firm And Early Twitter Investor Spark Capital Raises $450M For Fourth Fund

Boston-based VC firm <a target="_blank" href="">Spark Capital</a> is announcing its fourth fund this evening, raising $450 million for the firm's biggest investment fund to

Linkwell Lands $11M From WellPoint, Spark Capital To Help You Make Healthier Choices

Founded in 2007, <a target="_blank" href="">Linkwell Health</a> partners with health plans, consumer brands that want to be health conscious, grocery chains and drugstores t

David Lee From SV Angel: “Foursquare Is One Of The Most Misunderstood Companies”

Today at Business Insider's <a target="_blank" href="">Ignition</a> conference in New York, David Lee, founder and managing partner at SV Angel commen

Obvious-Incubated Lift Lands $2.5M From Spark Capital, SV Angel To Help You Build Good Habits

After <a href="">nearly a year</a> in development, <a target="_blank" href="">Lift</a>

Ask A VC Is Back With Spark’s New Partner Nabeel Hyatt And Andreessen Horowitz’s Enterprise Guru Peter Levine

<a href="">Ask a VC, the TCTV show</a> where you ask the questions, is back after a long hiatus and we're kicking things off with two partners this week from S

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Ask a VC: Bijan Sabet on Competition, MBAs, and What He’d Rather Be Doing (TCTV)

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Ask a VC: Bijan Sabet Returns to the Hot Seat. Send Your Questions Now!

This week, I invited Bijan Sabet of Spark Capital back to Ask a VC, because it’s been a while and there were a ton of questions we didn’t get to last time. Sabet is in the middle of some o

ContextIn Raises "Several Millions" For Algorithmic Approach To Ad Buying

<img src="" class="shot2" /> <a href="">ContextIn</a>, an Israeli company I first got to know w

8D World Gets $5.25 Million More To Teach English As A Foreign Language Online

<img src="" class="shot2"> A startup based in Shanghai, with United States headquarters in Woburn, Mass., <a href="http
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