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Remitly raises $38.5M more to take on Western Union, passes $1b transferred annually

Remittances are a huge business, with $582 billion transferred in 2015 and $432 billion of that sent specifically to emerging markets, according to the World Bank. Today, one of the bigger star

Data Analysis Startup Context Relevant Raises $7M Series A Round

Context Relevant has raised $7 million to add to its existing $2.8 million in seed funding. In the Series A round, existing investors Madrona Venture Group and Geoff Entress were joined by Vulcan Capi

Microsoft Co-founder Sells Company He Started To "Help Him In His Own Songwriting"

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2009/10/paul-allen-yes-131x200.jpg" width="131" height="200" /><a href="http://www.sonomawireworks.com/">Sonoma Wire Works</a>, makers of <a href="htt

Gist Scores $6.75 Million For Gmail, Twitter and Microsoft Outlook Integration Service

<img src="https://beta.techcrunch.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/05/gisy.jpg" width="211" height="107" /> Seattle-based <a href="http://www.gist.com/index.html">Gist</a> has secured $6.75 million in Ser