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Senzari Takes On Pandora With Personalized Radio That Lets You Customize By Popularity, Similarity, Discovery & Tempo

Published by Tech Crunch Senzari, the Pandora competitor backed by $1 million in funding from 500 Startups and others, has just debuted a brand-new recommendation engine called AMP3, which steps up the competition quite a bit between it and other streaming radio providers. The new engine (which we’ll just call “AMP” for short) isn’t like [&hellip + More

GeekiBeach Episode 1 – Part 3 – Bedy Yang

“International Hunter and Gatherer” from 500 Startups Bedy Yang know what’s new in Latin America Startup Scene. The Brazilian “moleca” takes some time to talk to CVOX Group about the new trends in tech community + More

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How to close a $1m round with 500 Startups’ Dave McClure

Published by The Next Web Dave McClure has clarified in a comment how the deal negotiation actually happened: “We discussed terms via face2face mtgs and phone calls, then confirmed closing via SMS. not exactly revolutionary or all that unusual, except that our f2f meetings occurred after midnight in places like Paris & Munich over drinks [&hellip + More

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Geeks on a Plane: The power of the Latin American market

Published by Miami Herald Geeks on a Plane left Miami this morning with more than 40 startups from around the world, including several from South Florida. Those travelers include Brian Breslin of Infinimedia and Refresh Miami, Davide Di Cillo of Fifth Layer, Susan Amat of UM’s Launch Pad and Bill Hajjar of Senzari. They embark [&hellip + More

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Pandora Competitor Senzari Raises $1 Million From 500 Startups & Angels To Fund Global Expansion

Miami-based streaming music startup Senzari, which aims to take on Pandora by targeting the markets Pandora misses (i.e., the rest of the world), has just closed an additional round of funding totaling $1 million. The round includes investors in both Miami and Silicon Valley, including, notably Dave McClure’s 500 Startups. The company had previously raised $2 [&hellip + More