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There are 60 companies tagged `language`; raised $337.4M from 177 investors

TutorGroup raised $115M from Alibaba Capital Partners, Temasek Holdings, QiMing Venture Partners, Cyber Agent Investment, QiMing Venture Partners, and CyberAgent in 2 rounds.

Language-Learning Platform TutorGroup Raises $100M From Investors Including Alibaba    techcrunch.com TutorGroup Raises $15M from Qiming Venture Partners    finsmes.com

Powerset raised $22.5M from Foundation Capital, Founders Fund, Scott Banister, Bezos Expeditions, Reid Hoffman, Amidzad Partners, CommerceNet, and ValleyVC in 3 rounds.

http://www.powerset.com/press/seriesa, http://venturebeat.com/2007/11/02/powerset-the-hyped-search-engine-company-sees-shakeup/#more-52474    powerset.com Ok, Now It’s Done. Microsoft To Acquire Powerset    techcrunch.com

SwiftKey raised $21.6M from Index Ventures, Octopus, Jon Craton, Nick Hynes, Carl Uminski, Cambridge Capital Group, Accel Partners, Octopus, Jon Craton, Nick Hynes, Carl Uminski, Richard Brennan, Andrew Thornton, Cambridge Capital Group, Octopus, and Octopus in 4 rounds.

SwiftKey Raises $17.5M Series B Round Led by Index To Expand In The US    techcrunch.com Developer of ‘social keyboard’ Android app SwiftKey raises $2.4 million    eu.techcrunch.com TouchType receives £275k seed investment from Octopus    octopusventures.com $1.25 million as excitement around Android app grows    touchtype-online.com

Kiha Software raised $20M from Paul Allen .

Kiha Software Raises $20M, Reports Say    finsmes.com

Artificial Solutions raised $18.2M from Scope Capital Advisory and Scope Capital Advisory in 2 rounds.

Artificial Solutions Raises $9.4M In Third Fundingt    finsmes.com Artificial Solutions receives 6.5 M Euros from Scope    ojointernet.com

Treato raised $14.5M from OrbiMed Advisors, New Leaf Venture Partners, and Reed Elsevier Ventures .

Treato Raises $14.5m from OrbiMed, New Leaf and Reed Elsevier    prweb.com

Center'd raised $10.4M from Keynote Ventures, Norwest Venture Partners, Norwest Venture Partners, Keynote Ventures, Comerica Bank, Bill Harris, and Jeff Drazan in 5 rounds.

SEC    sec.gov Center’d lands $1.9M to help you find local events, activities    venturebeat.com

babbel raised $10M from Reed Elsevier Ventures, Nokia Growth Partners, IBB Beteiligungsgesellschaft mbH, and KIZOO .

Language Startup Babbel Closes $10M Series B Funding To Expand Globally, Build Team    techcrunch.com

Mindshapes raised $9M from Index Ventures in 2 rounds.

Educational App Maker Mindshapes Picks Up $4M Round Led By Index; Adds Big 5 Publishers To Magic Town    techcrunch.com Mindshapes secures $5 million of series A investment    mindshapes.com

Sanako raised $7.8M from Nordic Venture Partners .

MindSnacks raised $7.7M from Sequoia Capital, Felicis Ventures, 500 Startups, Mitch Kapor, Geoff Ralston, David Jeske, Oleg Tscheltzoff, Collaborative Fund, StartupAngel, Eniac Ventures, Maneesh Arora, DreamIt Ventures, Startl, and Theoria Capital in 2 rounds.

MindSnacks Nabs $6.5M From Sequoia To Bring Fun Educational Games To Your Mobile Device    techcrunch.com MindSnacks Raises $1.2 Million For Mobile Educational Games    techcrunch.com

Trampoline Systems raised $7.7M from Ian Smith, Steve Broughton, Paolo Juvara, Leon Howard-Spink, Tudor Investments, and Tudor Investments in 5 rounds.

Trampoline Systems Raises Another Angel round, Adds To Board    techcrunch.com

Memrise raised $6.3M from Audrey Capital, Avalon Ventures, Balderton Capital, Lerer Ventures, Ken Baumann, and Techstars in 4 rounds.

Memrise adds $5.1 million in new funds    pandodaily.com Crowd-Sourced Learning Platform Memrise Nabs $1.05M From Matt Mullenweg, Lerer Ventures And More!    techcrunch.com Ken Baumann's Homepage    kenbaumann.com TechStars' new galaxy of start-ups    articles.boston.com

Speakaboos raised $6.2M from [212]Media, Advancit Capital, Kyowon Group, Gerald Hughes, Rick Segal, OpenBox Ventures, and Ninestars .

Subscription-Based Interactive Storybooks Service Speakaboos Raises $6.2M In Seed & Series A Funding    techcrunch.com

Busuu raised $4.7M from PROfounders Capital and Brent Hoberman .

Language Learning Platform Busuu Raises €3.5M Series A Round    techcrunch.com

Presence Learning raised $4.2M .

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popexpert raised $4.2M from Learn Capital, Jeff Skoll, Ken Howery, Michael Chasen, Expansion Venture Capital, Alt Option Return, and Scot Chisholm in 4 rounds.

PopExpert Online Video Education Marketplace Raises $2M In Seed Funding From Learn Capital And Others    techcrunch.com

Versus raised $3.7M from Earlybird Venture Capital, 500 Startups, High-Tech Gruenderfonds, Lars Dittrich, Dario Suter, and JMES Investments in 2 rounds.

Comparison Engine VERSUS IO Adds Further $2.8M To Its Coffers From Earlybird, Dave McClure, Others    techcrunch.com VERSUS IO Raises $840K to Compare Mobile Phones, Cities, and People    pandodaily.com

AlchemyAPI raised $3.5M from Access Venture Partners in 2 rounds.

SEC    sec.gov AlchemyAPI Raises $2 Million For Neural Net Analysis Tech, On Par With IBM Watson, Google    techcrunch.com

Ask Ziggy raised $3.5M .

Ask Ziggy, Siri For Windows Phone, Closes $5 Million Funding Round To Expand To iOS, Android    techcrunch.com

PeerPong raised $2.8M from Charles River Ventures, First Round Capital, Partech International, and DCM .

PeerPong Raises $2.8M for an Aardvark for Twitter    gigaom.com

Cognition Technologies raised $2.7M from Draper & Associates, Fingerhut Ventures, Scott Jarus, and Siemer Ventures .

Cognition Technologies Raises $2.7 Million For Semantic Search    paidcontent.org

Colingo raised $2.4M from Atlas Venture, 500 Startups, Crosslink Capital, Social Leverage, Kibo Ventures, and Morado Venture Partners .

With $2.4M From Atlas, 500 Startups & More, Colingo’s Live Online School Aspires To Teach The World English    techcrunch.com

Anygma raised $2.2M from Vinnof .

cortical.io raised $2M from REVENTON B.V and Zirngast .

CEPT Raises €1.5M in Funding    finsmes.com

Whodini raised $2M .

http://venturebeat.com/2011/02/17/deals-more-doxo-gets-10m-for-digital-file-cabinet/    venturebeat.com

Desti raised $2M from Carmel Ventures, Horizon Ventures, and Horizons Ventures in 2 rounds.

DESTI RAISES ADDITIONAL $1M SEED ROUND TO EXPAND CONTENT REACH    freshnews.com

Stremor raised $2M .

Stremor Raises $2M in Seed Funding    finsmes.com

Fluential raised $2M from Patrick Soon-Shiong .

Fluential Closes $8 Million Series A Round to Drive Natural Language Product Development    broadwayworld.com

thesocialCV.com raised $1.9M in 2 rounds.

Nulu raised $1.8M .

Nulu Raises $1.75M to Bring Language Learning to Latin America    edsurge.com

Summly raised $1.5M from Ashton Kutcher, Brian Chesky, Mark Pincus, Matt Mullenweg, Troy Carter, betaworks, Seb Bishop, Horizons Ventures, Joanna Shields, Hosain Rahman, Stephen Fry, Yoko Ono, White Star Capital, Wendy Murdoch, Jimmy Furland, Aviv Nevo, Kevin Abosch, Joshua Kushner, Li Ka-shing, and Horizons Ventures in 2 rounds.

16-Year-Old Programmer Raises Seed Round From Billionaire Li Ka Shing To ‘Summarize The Web’    techcrunch.com

Qordoba raised $1.5M from MENA Venture Investments and Silicon Oasis Ventures .

Qordoba Raises $1.5M To Be The Tech-Focused Leader Of The Localization Market    techcrunch.com

Idibon raised $1.4M from Khosla Ventures .

Idibon Raises $1.4M from Khosla Ventures    finsmes.com

Verbling raised $1M from Draper Fisher Jurvetson (DFJ), Start Fund, SV Angel, Meyer Malka, John Stockdale, ACE & Company, Learn Capital, Mark Friedgan, and Y Combinator in 2 rounds.

Verbling Raises $1M To Link Up Language Learners Through Video Chat    techcrunch.com Verbling Links Up Language Learners With Native Speakers Through Live Video Chat    techcrunch.com

Unsilo raised $1M from Scale Capital .

Siri Ex-Product Lead Who Quietly Sold Another Startup’s Assets To Apple Raises $1M For Unsilo, A Semantic Search Engine    techcrunch.com

TripLingo raised $953.8K in 2 rounds.

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PlaySay raised $820K from Novak Biddle Venture Partners, Sean Glass, and Kevin Yu in 3 rounds.

WhiteSmoke raised $600K .

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tolingo raised $600K from HFM .

Brand a Trend GmbH raised $500K .

Languagelab.com raised $475.9K from Avonmore Developments, Huda Associates, and Stephen Bullock .

New World News - UK Developer Gets $1 Million in Funding for Language Training in Second Life    nwn.blogs.com

Articulate Technologies raised $410K .

Articulate Technologies finds its voice with new $410K    venturebeat.com

Baby World Language raised $400K .

StartSpanish raised $400K .

StartSpanish.com: Hourly Online Spanish-Language Classes at your Fingertips    pulsosocial.com

Straker Translations raised $300K .

Babelverse raised $190K from 500 Startups, Angel Investor, SV Angel, and Start-Up Chile in 2 rounds.

Babelverse Lands Round Led By 500 Startups For Human-Powered Online Translation    techcrunch.com Babelverse on Start-Up Chile    startupchile.org

Texifter raised $180K .

Topicmarks raised $150K from Aaron Patzer and Jim Chu .

Mint Founder Invests in Text Summarization Startup    mashable.com

Skritter raised $100K from Oberlin College Creativity and Leadership Grant and Lorain County Community College Innovation Fund in 3 rounds.

2008 Oberlin Creativity & Leadership Fellows Receive $25,000 Award    new.oberlin.edu Elyria Company Gets $100K Grant    akronarchangels.com

Hand Talk raised $100K from João Kepler Braga, Sérgio Papini, Evandro Lobo, and Nuno Abreu .

Offerly raised $60K from Gary Adams- CEO Advanced Payment Systems .

Tran.sl raised $50K .

Q.L.L.Inc. Ltd. raised $50K .

appworks    appworks.tw

Agolo raised $40K from Entrepreneurs Roundtable Accelerator .

Entrepreneurs Roundtable Accelerator kicks off its next class of 10 startups    venturebeat.com

HintOrTwo raised $32K from Eleven .

Another Accelerator Sprouts Up In Europe: Eleven Launches With €12m Fund, First Startup Cohort    techcrunch.com

uSpeak raised $20.3K from Startupbootcamp .

LangoLab raised $18K from Techstars .

TechStars Debuts Nine Startups In Boston    techcrunch.com

Langtice raised $10K .

MobileVeda raised $9K from VIT Technology Business Incubator .

Seed Fund (Soft-Loan)    vittbi.com