Luvo (formerly Flashnotes) acquires NoteUtopia

Wednesday, July 24, 2013

As per the company blog - In parallel with the funding, Flashnotes has acquired NoteUtopia, a California-based online community for buying and selling class notes. The merger brings Flashnotes additional Universities, class-specific content and student members. The integration of the two companies will be complete for the Fall 2013 semester.  READ MORE

Luvo (formerly Flashnotes) raises $1.5M in funding

Wednesday, July 24, 2013

Flashnotes, the online student-to-student marketplace for buying and selling class study material, has closed a seed round extension of $1.5M. The financing was provided by new investor Nicole Stata of Boston Seed Capital, return investors Ryan Moore of Atlas Venture, Jordan Levy of Softbank Capital, and angels Deborah Quazzo, Jere Doyle and Bob Mason. READ MORE

Goji Raises $52.5M in Funding

Tuesday, February 12, 2013

As reported by the Boston Business Journal, Goji (formerly Consumer United) has raised $52.5M in fudning led by Spark Capital and Thayer Street Partners.  Consumer United is a website focused on helping people shop online for personal auto and other insurance products by enabling shoppers to quickly compare rates and find better coverage from companies that best fit their individual and family needs.