Anonymous Messaging App Yik Yak Raises $10 Million to be the Twitter of Your College Campus

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VentureBeat reports that Yik Yak has raised $10 million in its recent round of funding. The funding round was led by DCM with participation from Azure Capital, Renren, and Tim Draper. Yik Yak is an Android and iOS application on which individuals can secretly upload their information and thoughts, and view a feed of posts from individuals nearby.

Yik Yak 150 logoVentureBeat reports that Yik Yak has raised $10 million in its recent round of funding. The funding round was led by DCM with participation from Azure Capital, Renren, and Tim Draper. Yik Yak is an Android and iOS application on which individuals can secretly upload their information and thoughts, and view a feed of posts from individuals nearby. The app also has the “Peek” feature, which allows individuals to visit the feed of a particular location, like another college campus or a music festival, to take a look at what Yik Yak users are posting about that place. The company will use the funding amount to keep enhancing its application, and develop its promoting and growth teams. Read More

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