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Top 20 Mobile & Apps Deals for December 2013

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $1,900,000,000 91 Wireless Baidu Mobile & Apps Acquisition
2 $1,100,000,000 Waze Google Mobile & Apps Acquisition
3 $258,000,000 Uber Google Ventures, TPG Mobile & Apps Investment
4 $200,000,000 AirWatch Insight Venture Partners Mobile & Apps Investment
5 $150,000,000 MapMyFitness Under Armour Mobile & Apps Acquisition
6 $102,365,000 Truphone Roman Abramovich, Minden Mobile & Apps Investment
7 $90,000,000 Pulse LinkedIn Mobile & Apps Acquisition
8 $60,000,000 Snapchat Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
9 $55,000,000 Lookout Deutsche Telekom Mobile & Apps Investment
10 $50,000,000 Chukong Technologies Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
11 $50,000,000 Qwiki Yahoo Mobile & Apps Acquisition
12 $50,000,000 Flipboard Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
13 $50,000,000 Snapchat Coatue Management Mobile & Apps Investment
14 $40,000,000 Shazam America Movil Mobile & Apps Investment
15 $35,000,000 Houzz Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
16 $35,000,000 Foursquare DFJ Growth, Capital Group Mobile & Apps Investment
17 $30,000,000 Fitbit Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
18 $30,000,000 Mozido Undisclosed Mobile & Apps Investment
19 $28,000,000 Moovit Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
20 $25,000,000 Streetline Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment

More information

  1. Baidu Agrees To Buy Chinese Android App Distributor 91 Wireless For $1.9B (Techcrunch)
  2. Google Bought Waze For $1.1B, Giving A Social Data Boost To Its Mapping Business (Techcrunch)
  3. Uber Confirms That It Raised $258M From Google Ventures And TPG (Techcrunch)
  4. AirWatch Raises $200 Million In Series A (Pulse 2)
  5. Under Armour Buys Mobile Workout Veteran MapMyFitness For $150M As It Looks To Keep Pace In Digital Fitness (TechCrunch)
  6. Roman Abramovich acquires a £70 million stake in Truphone (FinSMEs)
  7. LinkedIn Acquires Pulse for $90M (FinSMEs)
  8. Snapchat: self-destructing messaging app raises $60m in funding (Guardian)
  9. Cloud Security: Mobile Startup Lookout Gets $55M Led By Deutsche Telekom To Go Global & Target Enterprise (TechCrunch)
  10. Chukong Technologies Raises $50M in Series D Funding (FinSMEs)
  11. Yahoo Acquires Qwiki For Around $50 Million (Techcrunch)
  12. Exclusive: Flipboard raising another $50 million (CNN Money)
  13. Hedge Fund Invests $50M Into Snapchat (Forbes.com)
  14. Shazam Pulls In $40M From America Movil To Take On Latin America (Techcrunch)
  15. Home Remodeling Platform Houzz Raises $35M Series C Round Led By NEA And GGV Capital, Launches Paid Pro+ Accounts (Techcrunch)
  16. Foursquare bounces back with $35 million in new funding (The Verge)
  17. Fitness And Health Tracker Fitbit Is Raising $30M At A $300M-Plus Valuation (TechCrunch)
  18. Mozido Raises $30M (FinSMEs)
  19. Moovit Closes $28M Funding (FinSMEs)
  20. Mobile Parking Service Streetline Grabs $25M From True Ventures, Qualcomm, Citi (Forbes)

Top 20 Mobile & Apps Deals for October 2013

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $1,900,000,000 91 Wireless Baidu Mobile & Apps Acquisition
2 $1,100,000,000 Waze Google Mobile & Apps Acquisition
3 $258,000,000 Uber Google Ventures, TPG Mobile & Apps Investment
4 $200,000,000 AirWatch Insight Venture Partners Mobile & Apps Investment
5 $150,000,000 MapMyFitness Under Armour Mobile & Apps Acquisition
6 $102,365,000 Truphone Roman Abramovich, Minden Mobile & Apps Investment
7 $90,000,000 Pulse LinkedIn Mobile & Apps Acquisition
8 $60,000,000 Snapchat Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
9 $55,000,000 Lookout Deutsche Telekom Mobile & Apps Investment
10 $50,000,000 Qwiki Yahoo Mobile & Apps Acquisition
11 $50,000,000 Chukong Technologies Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
12 $40,000,000 Shazam America Movil Mobile & Apps Investment
13 $35,000,000 Houzz Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
14 $30,000,000 Fitbit Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
15 $25,000,000 Streetline Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
16 $25,000,000 AirWatch Accel, Insight Venture Partners Mobile & Apps Investment
17 $25,000,000 Clinkle Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
18 $24,000,000 Check Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
19 $23,000,000 TapIt Phunware Mobile & Apps Acquisition
20 $23,000,000 Slice Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment

More information

  1. Baidu Agrees To Buy Chinese Android App Distributor 91 Wireless For $1.9B (Techcrunch)
  2. Google Bought Waze For $1.1B, Giving A Social Data Boost To Its Mapping Business (Techcrunch)
  3. Uber Confirms That It Raised $258M From Google Ventures And TPG (Techcrunch)
  4. AirWatch Raises $200 Million In Series A (Pulse 2)
  5. Under Armour Buys Mobile Workout Veteran MapMyFitness For $150M As It Looks To Keep Pace In Digital Fitness (TechCrunch)
  6. Roman Abramovich acquires a £70 million stake in Truphone (FinSMEs)
  7. LinkedIn Acquires Pulse for $90M (FinSMEs)
  8. Snapchat: self-destructing messaging app raises $60m in funding (Guardian)
  9. Cloud Security: Mobile Startup Lookout Gets $55M Led By Deutsche Telekom To Go Global & Target Enterprise (TechCrunch)
  10. Yahoo Acquires Qwiki For Around $50 Million (Techcrunch)
  11. Chukong Technologies Raises $50M in Series D Funding (FinSMEs)
  12. Shazam Pulls In $40M From America Movil To Take On Latin America (Techcrunch)
  13. Home Remodeling Platform Houzz Raises $35M Series C Round Led By NEA And GGV Capital, Launches Paid Pro+ Accounts (Techcrunch)
  14. Fitness And Health Tracker Fitbit Is Raising $30M At A $300M-Plus Valuation (TechCrunch)
  15. Mobile Parking Service Streetline Grabs $25M From True Ventures, Qualcomm, Citi (Forbes)
  16. Enterprise Mobility, BYOD Startup AirWatch Adds $25M From Accel To Take Its Series A Total To $225M, As It Preps For Acquisitions (Techcrunch)
  17. Clinkle Raises Celebrity-Filled $25M Round As It Gears Up To Eliminate The Physical Wallet (Techcrunch)
  18. Check Raises $24M in Series C Funding (FinSMEs)
  19. Phunware Acquires Mobile Advertising Company TapIt Media Group For $23M (TechCrunch)
  20. Slice, The Shopping Companion Powered By Email Inbox Data, Raises $23M From Rakuten & Others (Techcrunch)

Top 20 Mobile & Apps Deals for September 2013

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $1,100,000,000 Waze Google Mobile & Apps Acquisition
2 $350,000,000 MoPub Twitter Mobile & Apps Acquisition
3 $258,000,000 Uber Google Ventures, TPG Mobile & Apps Investment
4 $200,000,000 AirWatch Insight Venture Partners Mobile & Apps Investment
5 $102,365,000 Truphone Roman Abramovich, Minden Mobile & Apps Investment
6 $90,000,000 Pulse LinkedIn Mobile & Apps Acquisition
7 $60,000,000 Snapchat Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
8 $55,000,000 Lookout Deutsche Telekom Mobile & Apps Investment
9 $50,000,000 Qwiki Yahoo Mobile & Apps Acquisition
10 $50,000,000 Flipboard Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
11 $50,000,000 Chukong Technologies Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
12 $45,000,000 Hotel Tonight Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
13 $41,000,000 Foursquare Undisclosed Mobile & Apps Investment
14 $40,000,000 Shazam America Movil Mobile & Apps Investment
15 $35,000,000 Houzz Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
16 $30,000,000 Fitbit Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
17 $25,000,000 Streetline Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
18 $25,000,000 AirWatch Accel, Insight Venture Partners Mobile & Apps Investment
19 $25,000,000 Clinkle Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
20 $24,000,000 Check Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment

More information

  1. Google Bought Waze For $1.1B, Giving A Social Data Boost To Its Mapping Business (Techcrunch)
  2. Twitter + MoPub: Twitter just bought the digital ad exchange it wanted (VentureBeat)
  3. Uber Confirms That It Raised $258M From Google Ventures And TPG (Techcrunch)
  4. AirWatch Raises $200 Million In Series A (Pulse 2)
  5. Roman Abramovich acquires a £70 million stake in Truphone (FinSMEs)
  6. LinkedIn Acquires Pulse for $90M (FinSMEs)
  7. Snapchat: self-destructing messaging app raises $60m in funding (Guardian)
  8. Cloud Security: Mobile Startup Lookout Gets $55M Led By Deutsche Telekom To Go Global & Target Enterprise (TechCrunch)
  9. Yahoo Acquires Qwiki For Around $50 Million (Techcrunch)
  10. Flipboard’s Mike McCue Confirms $50M Raise, Says Windows 8 App, More International Versions Coming By End Of Year (TechCrunch)
  11. Chukong Technologies Raises $50M in Series D Funding (FinSMEs)
  12. Last-Minute Booking App HotelTonight Raises $45M With An Eye On Continued Global Expansion (TechCrunch)
  13. Foursquare’s New $41M Round Helps It Delay Tricky Questions About Its Valuation (Techcrunch)
  14. Shazam Pulls In $40M From America Movil To Take On Latin America (Techcrunch)
  15. Home Remodeling Platform Houzz Raises $35M Series C Round Led By NEA And GGV Capital, Launches Paid Pro+ Accounts (Techcrunch)
  16. Fitness And Health Tracker Fitbit Is Raising $30M At A $300M-Plus Valuation (TechCrunch)
  17. Mobile Parking Service Streetline Grabs $25M From True Ventures, Qualcomm, Citi (Forbes)
  18. Enterprise Mobility, BYOD Startup AirWatch Adds $25M From Accel To Take Its Series A Total To $225M, As It Preps For Acquisitions (Techcrunch)
  19. Clinkle Raises Celebrity-Filled $25M Round As It Gears Up To Eliminate The Physical Wallet (Techcrunch)
  20. Check Raises $24M in Series C Funding (FinSMEs)

Top 20 Mobile & Apps Deals for July 2013

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $200,000,000 AirWatch Insight Venture Partners Mobile & Apps Investment
2 $102,365,000 Truphone Roman Abramovich, Minden Mobile & Apps Investment
3 $90,000,000 Pulse LinkedIn Mobile & Apps Acquisition
4 $60,000,000 Snapchat Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
5 $50,000,000 Qwiki Yahoo Mobile & Apps Acquisition
6 $41,000,000 Foursquare Undisclosed Mobile & Apps Investment
7 $35,000,000 Houzz Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
8 $30,000,000 Fitbit Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
9 $25,000,000 Streetline Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
10 $25,000,000 AirWatch Accel, Insight Venture Partners Mobile & Apps Investment
11 $25,000,000 Clinkle Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
12 $23,000,000 TapIt Phunware Mobile & Apps Acquisition
13 $23,000,000 Slice Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
14 $19,500,000 Kik Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
15 $18,300,000 Kony Solutions Telstra Ventures Mobile & Apps Investment
16 $18,000,000 Keek Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
17 $15,000,000 Zoove Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
18 $15,000,000 Pebble Charles River Ventures Mobile & Apps Investment
19 $15,000,000 FiftyThree Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
20 $15,000,000 Biba Systems Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment

More information

  1. AirWatch Raises $200 Million In Series A (Pulse 2)
  2. Truphone Secures £75M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  3. LinkedIn Acquires Pulse for $90M (FinSMEs)
  4. Snapchat: self-destructing messaging app raises $60m in funding (Guardian)
  5. Yahoo Acquires Qwiki For Around $50 Million (Techcrunch)
  6. Foursquare’s New $41M Round Helps It Delay Tricky Questions About Its Valuation (Techcrunch)
  7. Home Remodeling Platform Houzz Raises $35M Series C Round Led By NEA And GGV Capital, Launches Paid Pro+ Accounts (Techcrunch)
  8. Fitness And Health Tracker Fitbit Is Raising $30M At A $300M-Plus Valuation (TechCrunch)
  9. Mobile Parking Service Streetline Grabs $25M From True Ventures, Qualcomm, Citi (Forbes)
  10. Enterprise Mobility, BYOD Startup AirWatch Adds $25M From Accel To Take Its Series A Total To $225M, As It Preps For Acquisitions (Techcrunch)
  11. Clinkle Raises Celebrity-Filled $25M Round As It Gears Up To Eliminate The Physical Wallet (Techcrunch)
  12. Phunware Acquires Mobile Advertising Company TapIt Media Group For $23M (TechCrunch)
  13. Slice, The Shopping Companion Powered By Email Inbox Data, Raises $23M From Rakuten & Others (Techcrunch)
  14. Kik Raises $19.5M Series B, Bets On Its Cards Platform Play To Take On WhatsApp And Others (Techcrunch)
  15. KONY SOLUTIONS COMPLETES $18.3M SERIES D FINANCING (FinSMEs)
  16. Keek Closes $18M Funding (FinSMEs)
  17. Zoove Raises $15M in Series E Funding (FinSMEs)
  18. Pebble Nabs $15M In Funding, Outs PebbleKit SDK And Pebble Sports API To Spur Smartwatch App Development (Techcrunch)
  19. FiftyThree, Maker Of Drawing App Paper, Raises $15 Million From Andreessen Horowitz And Others (Techcrunch)
  20. BIBA SYSTEMS RAISES $15M IN SERIES B FUNDING (FinSMEs)