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Privlo, an online real estate loan provider, announced it had raised a $3.8 million seed round as well as $350 million in debt financing.
Glu Mobile Inc., mobile game studio behind Deer Hunter and the record-breaking Kardashian app, has acquired Long Beach game developer Cie Games for $100 million in a cash and stock deal.
Prodege, the parent company of online rewards site Swagbucks, announced it will acquire digital consumer polling platform SodaHead.
Cloud service and digital media network provider j2 Global has acquired Contactology, a North Carolina email marketing service company.
Snapchat is in talks to sell a stake to Alibaba Group, a round of financing that would value the company at $10 billion, according to a report from Bloomberg News.
O Labs, a new joint venture announced Wednesday, plans to back early stage startups by giving more direct access to software developers, legal advisers and marketing strategists.
Native ad-tech company Kixer has raised $1 million in seed funding. The round was led by Lowercase Capital and TenOneTen Ventures and was joined by angel investors including Clark Landry of brand marketing platform Shift.
The European Commission has approved Apple’s acquisition of Beats Electronics after determining the deal met merger regulations.
Pogoseat, an app that lets users upgrade their seats during sporting events, has raised $2.3 million in seed funding.
Garage offers high-tech treats to car parts makers
New high-tech garage offers makers of aftermarket car parts space for improvement.
Internet: Streaming sites test ad-supported programming.
Former NBC show “Community” will test if digital programs can channel TV-like audiences and ad dollars online.
Bose has filed a lawsuit against Beats Electronics, claiming 36 patent infringements related to noise canceling technology.
Opera Software has completed its acquisition of AdColony, a West Los Angeles mobile video advertising platform that specializes in HD mobile video.
Fullscreen is said to be close to a deal to sell a majority stake to Otter Media, a joint venture of Chernin Group and AT&T.