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    Magic Leap raises $793.5 million from Alibaba, Google, Qualcomm

    Magic Leap is promising to create a headset that would use a type of light-field technology to simulate 3-D images superimposed on the real world. New York: Magic Leap Inc., the mysterious startup working on a device that simulates reality, has raised $793.5 million in a new round of funding led by Alibaba Group Holding […]

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    MoMark raises $600,000 from YourNest Angel Fund, LNB Group

    MoMark offers small retailers customer analytics as well as a point-of-sale terminal with which they can accept money from any mobile wallet. Bengaluru: MoMark Services Pvt. Ltd, a Noida-based firm that makes mobile-based customer engagement platform for small and medium businesses, on Wednesday said it raised $600,000 from YourNest Angel Fund and the LNB Group […]

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    Magic Crate raises seed funding from Mohandas Pai, others

    The firm said it ships several thousand activity crates each month, customised to specific age groups, with the prices starting at Rs.549. Bengaluru: Funfinity Learning Solutions Pvt. Ltd, which makes Magic Crate subscription-based activity kits for children, on Thursday said it has received seed investment from Aarin Capital, T.V. Mohandas Pai, chairman of Manipal Global […]

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    Gingercrush raises seed round from Saha Fund, others

    Vadodara-based Gingercrush operates a portal where customers can customise products ranging from shirts and mugs to phone cases and toys. Bengaluru: Gingercrush.com (operated by Swadesh Essfil Private Ltd) on Friday said it raised seed funding in an investment round led by Saha Fund, a venture fund for women entrepreneurs, to scale up its platform. Ankita […]

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    Zimmber set to raise up to $7 million from Snapdeal, others

    Zimmber claims to have over 1,000 transactions per day on its platform. Bengaluru: Home services start-up Zimmber, run by Rejuvenate Solutions Pvt. Ltd, is close to raising $6-7 million from online marketplace Snapdeal and other investors, two people aware of the development said. Founded in 2014 by Anubhab Goel, Gaurav Shrivastava and Amit Kumar, Zimmber […]

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    Gurgaon based beauty start-up Stylofie raises funds from IDC’s Jaideep Mehta

    The company did not disclose the amount raised. New Delhi: Gurgaon-based beauty and wellness start-up Stylofie on Tuesday said it has raised funds from International Data Corp.’s (IDC) managing director for South Asia Jaideep Mehta. The company did not disclose the amount raised. With this, Mehta joined Stylofie’s board of directors and will mentor the […]

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    Affimity raises $1.2 million from Silicon Valley angel investors

    Affimity allows users to focus on their passions and specific interests, filtering out irrelevant content and displaying only those posts that are relevant to the users’ interests. It currently has over 35 channels. Mumbai: Bengaluru-based social networking start-up Affimity Inc. said on Wednesday it has raised $1.2 million in angel funding from a group of […]

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    Snapdeal raises $200 million from Canadian pension fund, Iron Pillar

    In August, Snapdeal raised $500 million mainly from Chinese e-commerce firm Alibaba Group, Foxconn Technology Group and existing investor Softbank Group, which valued the Delhi-based firm at about $4.8 billion post money India’s second largest e-commerce firm Snapdeal on Sunday said it has raised $200 million in fresh funds from investors led by Canada’s Ontario […]

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    Aasaanjobs raises $5 million from Aspada Advisors, others

    Aasaanjobs last raised $1.5 million in a round led by IDG Ventures and Inventus Capital in January 2015. Mumbai-based Aasaanjobs Pvt. Ltd, which owns and operates recruitment website Aasaanjobs, on Monday said it had raised $5 million in a Series A funding round led by Aspada Advisors, with participation from existing investors. Aasaanjobs last raised […]

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    TableHero raises $1 million from growX ventures, Freecharge founders, others

    Apart from growX, FreeCharge founders Kunal Shah and Sandeep Tandon, India Value Fund Advisors partner and former chief executive officer of Network 18, Haresh Chawla, Powai Lake ventures and Globevestor also took part in the funding round. New Delhi: TableHero, a start-up providing an intelligent operating system for small local businesses, said on Tuesday that […]