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Sony Announces a New $185M Fund To Invest In Tech Startups

TechCrunch reports: "Sony is doubling down on the world of startup investment. The Japanese tech giant announced a new fund that is aiming to raise 20...

E.Ventures raises $400 million for early-stage U.S. and European startups

VentureBeat reports: "E.Ventures, a 20-year-old fund with headquarters in San Francisco and Berlin, has raised $400 million for two early-stage venture capital funds. The company...

MobiTV Raises $50 Million For Pay TV Delivery Platform

VentureBeat reports: "MobiTV has raised $50 million in funding to expand its pay TV delivery system internationally. Emeryville, California-based MobiTV sells its platform to providers of pay...

Epidemic Sound Raises $20M at a $370M Valuation For Its Soundtrack...

TechCrunch reports: "The rise of streamed video has seen the market for licensing streamed music boom in the last few years, with not only...

Celebrity Video Greetings Service Cameo Raises $50 Million

Variety reports: "Cameo, a service that works with celebrities to sell personalized video greetings to fans, has raised a $50 million Series B round...

Comscore raises $20M with an option to bump it to $50M,...

TechCrunch reports: "Comscore’s name is usually in the news because of its widely-cited research and stats around media traffic and other analysis charting digital consumer behavior. More...

Spotify Explains Why It Is Backing Facebook’s Libra Cryptocurrency

Billboard reports: "Spotify has signed on as an early backer of Facebook's planned cryptocurrency Libra, citing a "massive opportunity for simple, convenient, and safe...

Testim raises $10 million to bring its automated software testing to...

VentureBeat reports: "Automated software testing platform Testim has raised $10 million in a series B round of funding led by SignalFire, with participation from Lightspeed Venture...

Zynga proposes $600m convertible note sale

gamesindustry.biz reports: "Zynga is seeking to raise $600 million through the proposed sale of convertible senior notes. If it goes through, this will be...

Realeyes raises $12.4 million to help brands detect emotion using AI...

VentureBeat reports: "Artificial emotional intelligence, or “emotion AI,” is emerging as a key component of the broader AI movement. The general idea is this:...