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Stripe Raises $150M At $9.2B Valuation

San Francisco-based digital payments provider Stripe has raised $150M more, at a valuation of $9.2 billion, the company said last week. The new funding reportedly makes the company the highest valued financial startup in the U.S. Stripe is led by CEO and founder Patrick Collison…. (more) READ MORE>> Read full post on silicontap.com

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Joya Communications Finds $20M For Video Walkie Talkie App Marco Polo

Joya Communications, the developer of an instant video messaging app called Marco Polo, has raised $20M in a funding round, according to reports last week. The funding came from Benchmark Capital, and valued the company at around $100M. The company has not yet formally announced the funding. READ MORE>> Read full post on silicontap.com

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CodeFights Wins $10M For Recruiting Tools

San Francisco-based CodeFights, which operates a gamified service to help software engineers practice and improve their skills–and in the process, helps employers identify potential employees–said on Thursday that it has raised $10M in a Series A funding round. The round was led by e…. (more) READ MORE>> Read full post on silicontap.com