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Park your car – and your capital: VCJ

Over the past couple of years, at least half a dozen parking-focused startups have raised seed or venture rounds totaling more than $60 million. In July alone, two—ParkWhiz and Streetline—closed rounds of $10 million each.

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Tim Draper and Kima Ventures back CrowdCurity

CrowdCurity, which is backed by Boost.vc, a bitcoin-focused startup accelerator, has received $1 million in seed funding. Tim Draper and Kima Ventures led the round. Also, FireEye CIO Julie Cullivan has been named advisor to the company. Based in San Francisco, CrowdCurity is a crowdsourced web security firm.

LionBird leads Series A round for PhysIQ

PhysIQ has raised $4.6 million in Series A funding. LionBird led the round. Based in Naperville, Illinois, PhysIQ is a provider of proprietary predictive analytics for human physiology.

VidAngel grabs $600K

VidAngel said Friday that it has closed $600,000 in seed funding. The investors were Alta Ventures, Kickstart Seed Fund and Stonewall Capital. Based in Palo Alto, Calif., VidAngel is a website and app that lets users stream movies and watch YouTube.

Kodiak Capital Group backs Eventure

Eventure has raised $4.275 million in funding. The investors included Kodiak Capital Group as well as several family offices and high-net worth individuals. Based in Costa Mesa, Calif., Eventure is a social communications and application development firm.

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CounterTack closes $20 mln Series B round with funding from Alcatel-Lucent

CounterTack, which delivers real-time threat detection, has closed out its $20 million Series B funding with an investment from Alcatel-Lucent. Other investors in the Series B round include organizations in the commercial and federal sectors, including Goldman Sachs, the venture capital arm of Siemens, Fairhaven Capital, Razor’s Edge and OnPoint Technologies, the VC arm of the U.S. Army.

Movius grabs $13 mln in round led by PointGuard Ventures

Movius Interactive Corp. has received $13 million in funding. PointGuard Ventures led the round with participation from New Enterprise Associates and Anschultz Investments. Movius provides messaging and call completion solutions for the telecom sector.

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Hony Capital invests in Deem

San Francisco-based cloud and mobile commerce firm Deem has closed $50 million in funding. Hony Capital was the lead investor. According to the firm, the capital will be used for growth, expansion and to make acquisitions.

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ITOK rakes in $18 mln Series B

Lehi, Utah-based iTOK, a provider of IT-managed services and cloud-based solutions for small businesses, said Thursday that it has secured $18 million in Series B funding. ABS Capital Partners led the round with participation from Signal Peak Ventures. In addition to the funding, Laura Witt and Cass Gilmore of ABS Capital have been added to iTOK’s board of directors.

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NextNav snags $70 mln Series D

NextNav has secured $70 million in Series D financing. New Enterprise Associates and Oak Investment Partners led the round with participation from Columbia Capital, Telcom Ventures and Goldman Sachs Investment Partners. In conjunction with the funding, Peter Barris, managing general partner at NEA, and Bandel Carano, managing partner at Oak, have been named to NextNav’s board of directors. Based in Sunnyvale, Calif. and McLean, VA, NextNav is a provider of location solutions for indoor and urban environments.

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Commercial drone startup Airware grabs $25 mln Series B

San Francisco-based commercial drone startup Airware has closed $25 million in Series B funding. Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers led the round with participation from Andreessen Horowitz and First Round Capital. In addition to the funding, Mike Abbott, a general partner at KPCB, has been added to Airware’s board.

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General Catalyst Partners backs PumpUp

PumpUp said Thursday that it has raised $2.4 million in funding. General Catalyst Partners led the round with participation from other investors that included Azure Capital Partners, Relay Ventures and Freycinet Investments. PumpUp is a social network for people interested in a healthy, active lifestyle.

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