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Flashnotes.com raises $3.6 million in Series A funding

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Flashnotes.com is an online education startup that has raised $3.6 million in Series A funding led by Stage 1 Ventures. Runa Capital, Soft Bank Capital and Atlas Venture contributed to this round of funding as well. Flashnotes plans on using the funding to market expansion in the higher education sector.
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Prescription processing mobile platform ZappRx raises $1 million

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ZappRx is a mobile platform company that has raised $1 million in seed funding led by Atlas Venture. This round of funding also includes SR One and GlaxoSmithKline. ZappRx previously received $1 million from Atlas Venture in September 2013.
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Rocketmiles raises $6.5 million in Series A

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Travel booking website Rocketmiles has raised $6.5 million in Series A funding led by August Capital with participation from Peterson Ventures, Link Ventures, Atlas Venture, Chicago Ventures and Sam Yagan (Match.com CEO). Rocketmiles lets you search for top hotels in thousands of cities and the website will automatically post new miles to the account of your choice. You can use the miles to go to dream destinations.
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Integral Ad Science raises $30 million in funding led by August Capital

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Integral Ad Science is a company that runs does ad placement evaluations. Integral Ad Science has raised $30 million in Series D funding as disclosed in a regulatory filing. This round of funding was led by August Capital with participation from Atlas Venture and Pelion Venture Partners. Eric Carlborg of August Capital is joining Integral’s board of directors. Integral Ad Science used to be known as AdSafe, but rebranded in order to separate themselves from ad verification and focus more on media valuation. Integral has a scoring system called “TRAQ Score.” A TRAQ Score includes brand safety, page content, and ad viewability.
[Source: TechCrunch]

DraftKings Raises $24 Million

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DraftKings
is a fantasy sports website where users can play with real money.  The company has raised $24 million in Series B funding led by Redpoint Ventures with participation from GGV Capital, Atlas Venture, and BDS Ventures. DraftKings previously raised $7 million in Series A earlier this year.  DraftKings said that 75% of people that signed up in 2012 were also active in 2013.

[Source: AllThingsD]

Sqrrl Raises $5.2 Million In Series A

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Sqrrl is a database software startup that focuses on big data applications.  Sqrrl has raised $5.2 million in Series A funding from Atlas Venture and Matrix Partners.  Atlas and Matrix both invested in Sqrrl’s seed round in August 2012.

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AngelList Raises $24 Million

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According to Fortune, AngelList has raised $24 million in funding with a $150 million valuation.  Atlas Venture and Google Ventures led this round of funding.  The funding included participation from over 100 other individuals and institutions.  Other investors involved in this round include Kleiner Perkins, Draper Fisher, Marc Andreessen, Max Levchin, and Ev Williams.

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Objective Logistics Raises $5.3 Million In Series A

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Objective Logistics
has raised $5.3 million in Series A funding led by Atlas Venture.  Objective Logistics plans on using the funding to expand MUSE beyond the restaurant industry.  Google Ventures and Next View Ventures participated in this round as well.

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