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Leanplum Bags USD29m For Mobile Marketing Platform

Leanplum, a San Francisco-based provider of a mobile marketing platform, has bagged USD29m in Series C funding led by Canaan Partners, with participation from Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers (KPCB) and Shasta Ventures. Leanplum intends to use the funds to expand its teams.

Read More19 Oct 16
Zipwhip Scoops USD9m For Texting App

Zipwhip, a Seattle-based platform that allows consumers to text businesses on their phone numbers, has scooped USD9m in Series B funding led by Voyager Capital with participation from Microsoft Ventures, GCI and Inteliquent. Zipwhip intends to use the capital to enhance its product offering.

Read More18 Oct 16
Plum Raises USD500,000 For AI-Based Facebook Chatbot

Plum, an AI-powered Facebook chatbot, has raised USD500,000 in a seed funding round led by 500 Startups‘ microfund, and various angel. Plum plans to use the money to expand its team and continue to build more features for its users.

Read More13 Oct 16

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