Venture capital

10.10.12
OnLive was reportedly sold for roughly $5 million to venture capital firm
10.10.12

OnLive was reportedly sold for roughly $5 million to venture capital firm

Even though weeks have passed since that well-documented OnLive kerfuffle took place, where unfort...

By E. Alvarez,   10.10.12
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05.07.12
Kickstarter talks to us about product 'pre-orders,' won't force refunds when creators flake
05.07.12

Kickstarter talks to us about product 'pre-orders,' won't force refunds when creators flake

Kickstarter has proven an incredibly effective venue for connecting project creators with monetary...

By Z. Honig,   05.07.12
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04.30.12
Nokia could sell luxury Vertu brand to VC firm for $265 million
04.30.12

Nokia could sell luxury Vertu brand to VC firm for $265 million

As much as it'd be interesting to see Windows Phone running on a $21,000 gold-plated cigar lighter...

By S. Sakr,   04.30.12
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12.23.11
Selena Gomez talks tech with TUAW
12.23.11

Selena Gomez talks tech with TUAW

Before 2011, you probably only knew who Selena Gomez was if you had teenagers or younger childr...

By Michael Grothaus,   12.23.11
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07.30.11
Insert Coin: YouTurn accelerometer-based turn signal system for cyclists
07.30.11

Insert Coin: YouTurn accelerometer-based turn signal system for cyclists

In Insert Coin, we look at an exciting new tech project that requires funding before it can hit prod...

By Z. Honig,   07.30.11
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05.05.11
Nuclear fusion startup gets Jeff Bezos backing, won't be dropping any bombs
05.05.11

Nuclear fusion startup gets Jeff Bezos backing, won't be dropping any bombs

Here's a phrase we never though we'd utter: Bezos is the bomb! Okay, so maybe a nuke reference isn'...

By C. Trout,   05.05.11
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03.30.11
Apperian picks up first enterprise iFund payout
03.30.11

Apperian picks up first enterprise iFund payout

The iFund has been pretty influential ever since it was announced a couple of years ago -- it's a...

By M. Schramm,   03.30.11
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03.23.11
Trade Nations dev picks up new funding, former Xbox exec Ed Fries
03.23.11

Trade Nations dev picks up new funding, former Xbox exec Ed Fries

Here's another iPhone dev hitting the jackpot. Developer Z2Live is the company behind the hit i...

By M. Schramm,   03.23.11
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03.10.11
Rovio picks up $42 million in first funding round
03.10.11

Rovio picks up $42 million in first funding round

Rovio, the makers of Angry Birds, has nabbed a total of $42 million in a first round of venture...

By M. Schramm,   03.10.11
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