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Identiq, an anonymous identity validation network, raises $47M Series A led by Insight Partners and Entrée Capital, bringing its total raised to $50M+ (Kyle Wiggers/VentureBeat)

 Kyle Wiggers / VentureBeat: Identiq, an anonymous identity validation network, raises $47M Series A led by Insight Partners and...
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A look at Oracle’s effort to sell Endeca software to Chinese authorities beginning in 2012, and how Oracle touted its use in Chicago for predictive policing (Mara Hvistendahl/The Intercept)

 Mara Hvistendahl / The Intercept: A look at Oracle’s effort to sell Endeca software to Chinese authorities beginning in...
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Houston-based Cart.com, which provides tools to scale e-commerce businesses, raises $98M Series B, bringing its total raised to $143M (Christine Hall/TechCrunch)

 Christine Hall / TechCrunch: Houston-based Cart.com, which provides tools to scale e-commerce businesses, raises $98M Series B, bringing its...
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John Lennon’s son Julian plans to auction off memorabilia as NFTs, including handwritten notes from Hey Jude; Lennon will retain the physical counterparts (Jem Aswad/Variety)

 Jem Aswad / Variety: John Lennon’s son Julian plans to auction off memorabilia as NFTs, including handwritten notes from...
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A look at the Ethereum Name Service DAO’s vote to remove Brantly Millegan for expressing bigoted views, as token holders re-delegated their tokens away from him (Casey Newton/Platformer)

 Casey Newton / Platformer: A look at the Ethereum Name Service DAO’s vote to remove Brantly Millegan for expressing...
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An App Store exec testified that Apple made $100M+ from Fortnite commissions between 2018 and its removal in 2020; Sensor Tower says Apple made closer to $354M (Mark Gurman/Bloomberg)

 Mark Gurman / Bloomberg: An App Store exec testified that Apple made $100M+ from Fortnite commissions between 2018 and...
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Amazon launches a $250M fund in India to invest in startups that focus on helping SMBs automate and digitize their operations (Manish Singh/TechCrunch)

 Manish Singh / TechCrunch: Amazon launches a $250M fund in India to invest in startups that focus on helping...
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Anitian, which offers enterprise cloud security and compliance software, raises a $55M Series B led by Sageview Capital, bringing its total funding to $71M (Malia Spencer/Portland Business Journal)

Malia Spencer / Portland Business Journal: Anitian, which offers enterprise cloud security and compliance software, raises a $55M Series...
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Toronto-based Rose Rocket, which is building a cloud-based transportation management software, raises a $25M Series A led by Addition Capital and Shine Capital (Grace Sharkey/FreightWaves)

 Grace Sharkey / FreightWaves: Toronto-based Rose Rocket, which is building a cloud-based transportation management software, raises a $25M Series...
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Workstream, which helps SMBs hire frontline and deskless workers by using text messages, raises $48M Series B co-led by Mary Meeker’s BOND and Coatue (Natasha Mascarenhas/TechCrunch)

 Natasha Mascarenhas / TechCrunch: Workstream, which helps SMBs hire frontline and deskless workers by using text messages, raises $48M...