07 May '13, 11pm

Funding daily: Bitcoin, crowdfunding & other trends

In a rare twist, the majority of startups closing funding rounds today are targeted to consumers. W e’ve recently seen business-focused tech dominate the deals channel. Bitcoin, crowdfunding, foodie, usability testing, mobile events, and community sports startups landed a round of venture capital and/or angel investment. Apologies for the torrent of buzz words! Without further ado… Foodpanda suited up with $20M to conquer online food delivery Foodpanda, based in Berlin, has raised $20 million to continue expanding its delivery service around the globe. In the past few months, Foodpanda and its affiliated brand hellofood entered 15 new countries, and it’s now active in 27 different markets. Read the full story on VentureBeat. CircleUp raised $7.5M to feed hungry consumer-products startups with capital CircleUp is using crowdfunding to get your favorite snacks onto store she...

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Eleven-month-old startup Coinbase announced Tuesday the largest funding round to date for a Bitcoin startup, a $5 million ...

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Bitcoin Just Hit The Big Time -- Here's What Everyone Ridiculing It Doesn't Understand

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The premise and promise of Bitcoin--the part that appeals to folks who don't happen to be gold bugs, conspiracy theorists,...

New crowdfunding site for carbon offsets forges...

businessgreen.com 07 May '13, 8am

Based on the belief that storytelling is the most effective way to capture hearts and minds, a new crowdfunding site for c...

Singapore-based Food Delivery Service FoodPanda Raised US$20 million Funding

Singapore-based Food Delivery Service FoodPanda...

technode.com 09 May '13, 3am

Foodpanda , a Singapore-based food delivery service with presence in 27 countries, announced more than US$ 20 million fund...

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has headed the FT's San Francisco bureau since 2002 and covers Google and Microsoft, among other things. A former New York...

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Crowdfunding and Public Media Come Together

Crowdfunding and Public Media Come Together

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Yet, not everyone is convinced that its future is quite so bright. In a guest post where he outlines the issues with crowd...

Why Bitcoin will succeed

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And thoughtful people who have wrapped their heads around Bitcoin have come up with plenty of hurdles for Bitcoin to clear...