The Briefing: Plug in Digital Raises $75M, Park+ Picks Up $25M, And More
Hereâ€™s what you need to know today in startup and venture news, updated by the Crunchbase News staff throughout the day to keep you in the know. Plug in Digital raises $75MPlug in Digital, a Montpellier, France-based game publisher and distributor, announced a $75 million funding round with Bridgepoint Development Capital, with financing provided by Eurazeo. Founded in 2012, Plug in Digital currently operates as a full-service games distributor and publisher across PC, cloud, console and mobile platforms through its two publishing labels, Dear Villagers and PID Games. Funding roundsPark+ picks up$25M: Park+, an Indian startup that provides parking and other services to car owners, raised $25 million in a Series B funding co-led by Sequoia Capital India, Matrix Partners India and Epiq Capital. Technology newsSamsung to build $17B Texas chip plant: Samsung announced plans to invest around $17 billion to build a new semiconductor factor in Taylor, Texas.