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Panda raises funding for its video chat app

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A startup called Panda today is debuting a video chat app with voice-activated lenses and filters, and tells Axios it has raised $850,000 from Social Capital, Afore Capital, and Cyan Banister, among others.

Bottom line: Investors are still enthusiastic about funding nascent social apps despite the potential competition from big companies like Snap and Facebook.

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