project44 Raises $35 Million to Turn Data into True Supply Chain Visibility

CHICAGO, April 17, 2018– project44 today announced $35 million in new funding since the company’s 2016 Series A to power true supply chain visibility, and in turn deliver a faster and more reliable global shipping experience. OpenView has led the financing, with additional investment from new investor 8VC , and existing investors Emergence Capital , eBay founder Pierre Omidyar’s firm Omidyar Technology Ventures , Chicago Ventures , and Pritzker Group Venture Capital .

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De Correspondent gets cash injection from Omidyar Network for global launch

De Correspondent, a reader-funded news publisher based in the Netherlands, announced Monday that it has raised $950,000 from Omidyar Network—an investment fund set up by billionaire eBay co-founder Pierre Omidyar—to finance the launch of a global …

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eBay Founder Pierre Omidyar Commits $100m To Fight ‘Fake News’ And Hate Speech

Pierre Omidyar, one of the world’s richest men, aims to tackle the “global trust deficit” by giving money to projects around the world. The funds will be dispersed over the next three years through the Omidyar Network, the philanthropic investment …

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The Daily 202: The Intercept breaks open Democratic squabbles as midterm elections approach

But there’s nothing it can do about the Intercept. The four-year-old website, which was launched by eBay founder Pierre Omidyar with stories based on Edward Snowden’s NSA document haul, has become a weekly Democratic nightmare. The website’s series …

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