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AI photo startup Polarr raises an $11.5 million Series A

Bay Area photography startup Polarr announced this morning that it has raised an $11.5 million Series A. The new round of funding, led by Threshold Ventures with participation from Pear Ventures and Cota Capital, brings the startup’s total funding to around $12.5 million, according to the latest Crunchbase figures. At the moment, the company is probably best known for its photography app for iOS and Android, which utilizes machine learning and AI to improve image editing. The company says it...
Tags: Google, Startups, Apps, Photography, Samsung, Qualcomm, Cota Capital, Samsung Galaxy, Samsung Apple, Polarr, Pear Ventures, Recent Funding, Borui Wang, Threshold Ventures

Draper Fisher Jurvetson to rename itself Threshold Ventures: report

Draper Fisher Jurvetson will rename itself Threshold Ventures, according to a report in Axios. Limited partners received an email on the change this week. The firm will use the Threshold name for its upcoming 13th fund expected this year and will not rename older funds, Axios said. DFJ Growth, which focuses on late-stage deals, will keep its name, Axios reported. Tim Draper, John Fisher and Steve Jurvetson, who launched the firm in 1985, are no longer there.
Tags: Trends, Funds, Dfj, Steve Jurvetson, Draper Fisher Jurvetson, Axios, Threshold Ventures, Axios Limited, Tim Draper John Fisher