appen logo square - Appen acquires Figure Eight for up to $300M, bringing two data annotation companies together.
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Appen acquires Figure Eight for up to $300M, bringing two data annotation companies together.

So Appen have just announced that it acquiring Figure Eight for an insane $300 million in an all- cash deal, Appen is reported to have paid $175 million upfront with an additional payment of up to $125 million based on Figure Eight’s performance this year. We know that both companies are focused on crowdsourcing to […]

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US mobile bank Chime raises $200 million, valuing its business at $1.5 billion.

So Chime the san-francisco based mobile banking startup just announced raising an additional $200 million in series D financing led by DST Global, valuing the company at an impressive $1.5 billion. Chime has raised $300 millio in total till now including last year’s $70 million Series C, which then saw the company valued at $500 […]