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05.18.10
Booyah raises $20m, aims for 6m users
05.18.10

Booyah raises $20m, aims for 6m users

I've lately been guessing that Booyah might eventually hook up with Ngmoco, since they're both iPhon...

By M. Schramm,   05.18.10
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04.01.10
iFund doubles to $200 million, supporting Ngmoco, Booyah, and others on the iPad
04.01.10

iFund doubles to $200 million, supporting Ngmoco, Booyah, and others on the iPad

The iFund has been one of the driving forces behind some of the biggest names in iPhone development...

By M. Schramm,   04.01.10
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03.31.10
Kleiner Perkins iFund doubles to $200m, investing in iPad apps from Shazam, ngmoco and more
03.31.10

Kleiner Perkins iFund doubles to $200m, investing in iPad apps from Shazam, ngmoco and more

Apple said it expects the iPad to be a "second gold rush" of app development as consumers rush to ad...

By Nilay Patel,   03.31.10
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02.13.09
Smule raises $3.9 million in funding
02.13.09

Smule raises $3.9 million in funding

There's money in them thar App Store! Smule, the company behind the popular Ocarina and Zephyr apps...

By M. Schramm,   02.13.09
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10.16.08
NGmoco announces new games, will publish Rolando
10.16.08

NGmoco announces new games, will publish Rolando

Ngmoco, the strangely-named iPhone gaming startup that's one of the recipients of the iFund, has ann...

By M. Schramm,   10.16.08
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09.16.08
The iFund's VCs start blogging
09.16.08

The iFund's VCs start blogging

When Apple first announced the iFund a while back, the idea seemed pretty opaque by its very nature...

By M. Schramm,   09.16.08
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09.15.08
App Store on track to do a billion items by 2009
09.15.08

App Store on track to do a billion items by 2009

You read that right -- it took the iTunes Store a few years, but as Roughly Drafted has calculated,...

By M. Schramm,   09.15.08
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06.02.08
Whrrl first app to get iFund cash infusion
06.02.08

Whrrl first app to get iFund cash infusion

Kleiner Perkins Claufield & Byers' so-called iFund, the $100 million jackpot being doled out to...

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05.28.08
iFund taken out for a Whrrl
05.28.08

iFund taken out for a Whrrl

At the iPhone SDK event back in March one of the most curious announcements was the existence of the...

By Mat Lu,   05.28.08
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