Lookup raises $382,000 from Japanese investors Bangalore-based messaging app Lookup has raised $382,000 in seed funding from Japanese investors Teruhide Sato and DeNA Co, reports the Economic Times. The company had previously raised $160,000 from Infosys co-founder Kris Gopalakrishnan and $100,000 from MKS Switzerland, last month. Lookup is a free app that essentially allows users to chat with local businesses. It lets consumers make reservations at pubs and restaurants, book appointments at clinics, salons, hospitals and spas, and provides information about deals, prices, timings and product availability from offline stores. As of now, the service is only available in Bengaluru and can be accessed via its Android app. VioletStreet raises $315,000 from angel investors Hyderabad-based Thinkbits Internet Technologies Pvt Ltd owned social commerce platform VioletStreet.com, has raised $315,000 in angel funding from angel investor Srinivasa Rao Paturi and former Bank…
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