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Top 20 Mobile & Apps Deals for April 2014

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $19,000,000,000 WhatsApp Facebook Mobile & Apps Acquisition
2 $1,500,000,000 AirWatch VMWare Mobile & Apps Acquisition
3 $900,000,000 Viber Media Rakuten Mobile & Apps Acquisition
4 $215,000,000 Tango Alibaba Mobile & Apps Investment
5 $100,000,000 Didi Citic, Tencent Mobile & Apps Investment
6 $80,000,000 Aviate Yahoo Mobile & Apps Acquisition
7 $68,720,000 Hoccer Media Ventures GmbH Mobile & Apps Investment
8 $46,000,000 Wattpad Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
9 $30,000,000 Crittercism Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
10 $30,000,000 Whisper Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
11 $29,000,000 Smartisan Undisclosed Mobile & Apps Investment
12 $29,000,000 Tedemis Criteo Mobile & Apps Acquisition
13 $28,850,000 Hailo Undisclosed Mobile & Apps Investment
14 $25,000,000 Mendix Battery Ventures, Prime Ventures Mobile & Apps Investment
15 $20,000,000 Shazam Undisclosed Mobile & Apps Investment
16 $19,000,000 Wish Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
17 $18,800,000 Truecaller Sequoia Capital, Open Ocean Mobile & Apps Investment
18 $18,000,000 Ondot Systems Undisclosed Mobile & Apps Investment
19 $16,600,000 Smule Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
20 $14,000,000 Hike BSB Mobile & Apps Investment

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  1. Facebook Buying WhatsApp For $19B, Will Keep The Messaging Service Independent (TechCrunch)
  2. VMWare’s $1.5B AirWatch Buy All About Mobile Workplace (TechCrunch)
  3. Rakuten Acquires Viber for $900M (FinSMEs)
  4. Alibaba Sinks $215 Million Into Messaging App Tango, Valuing It At More Than $1 Billion (Forbes)
  5. Chinese Taxi App Didi Secured $100 million in Series C Funding (TechNode)
  6. Source: Yahoo Bought Aviate For $80M (TechCrunch)
  7. Hoccer Raises €50M (FinSMEs)
  8. Wattpad raises an additional $46-million in funding (The Globe and Mail)
  9. Crittercism Raises $30M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  10. Secret-Sharing App Whisper Raising Another $30 Million at $200 Million Valuation (Recode)
  11. Chinese Startup Smartisan Receives $29 Million in Funding. (Asia Tech Hub)
  12. Criteo Acquires Tedemis For $29 Million, Proving There Is A Nascent Exit Market In France (TechCrunch)
  13. Cab booking app Hailo raises £17.5m to expand service (London Loves Business)
  14. Mendix, An App-Builder Platform For The Enterprise, Closes $25M Series B Led By Battery Ventures (TechCrunch)
  15. Shazam Raises $20M (FinSMEs)
  16. Wish Closes $19M Financing (FinSMEs)
  17. Truecaller Lands $18.8M Series B From Sequoia, Partners With Yelp To Verify Business Numbers (TechCrunch)
  18. Ondot Raises $18M To Let You Take Complete Control Of Your Credit Card Via Your Mobile Phone (TechCrunch)
  19. Social Music App-Maker Smule Raises Another $16.6M (TechCrunch)
  20. IM app Hike to get $14m funding (Times of India)