DFJ

DFJ

The Guardian

The rise of Patreon – the website that makes Jordan Peterson $80k a month

Acquisition
Xconomy

Livongo Health Grows with Purchase of Weight Loss Startup Retrofit

Health
$33,500,000 Venture capital (Series B)
FinSMEs

Vineti Closes $33.5M in Series B Funding

Funding Health Cloud
$105,000,000 Venture capital (Series E)
MedCity News , Forbes , Xconomy

Livongo rakes in $105M, introduces partnership with Cambia Health Solutions

GeekWire , FinSMEs

Cambia Health and Livongo partner to bring personal, tech-driven diabetes program to Pacific Northwest

Health Funding
GeekWire

Tech Moves: Remitly taps John Scrofano to lead new initiatives; Convoy adds Dropbox engineering leader; Microsoft data w...

$26,000,000 Venture capital (Series B)
FinSMEs

BetterUp Raises $26M in Series B Funding

Funding
$40,000,000 Venture capital (Series B)
VentureBeat , TechCrunch , Xconomy , +3

Mythic snags $40 million to advance AI chips

Hardware Funding
@ruhanirabin @garrytan via The Verge , TechCrunch , Re/code

Facebook is rolling out Patreon-style subscriptions for a small group of creators

Video
BetaKit , PE Hub

Today in funding ($59M): Atomwise, Parkbench, Showpass

Funding Apps & Services
$45,000,000 Venture capital (Series A)
TechCrunch , Xconomy , SiliconANGLE Media , +1

Atomwise, which uses AI to improve drug discovery, raises $45M Series A

Science Health Funding
GeekWire

Working Geek: Loftium CEO Yifan Zhang defies expectations, eschews workplace egos

People
Product Hunt

Lens by Patreon

TNW

Patreon's new Lens should avoid being too much like Snapchat

@leolaporte via The Verge

Patreon is launching its Snapchat-like photo and video feed for artists

GeekWire

Loftium expands to broader Seattle metro, offering homebuyers down payment assistance if they Airbnb a room

Travel Apps & Services
Undisclosed funding
Slashdot

World's Second Largest Meat Processor Invests In Lab-Grown Meat Startup

$66,000,000 Venture capital (Series B)
VentureBeat , TechCrunch , Tech.eu , +2

Front raises $66 million to grow its email collaboration platform globally

Apps & Services Funding
MedCity News

Swift Shift's new solution tackles home healthcare employee recruitment

Quartz

While some Patreon users make tens of thousands of dollars, most are stuck earning pennies