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28 min ago | Business Journal
Pete Thomas, left, and Krish Panu last week announced the first three investments from their new firm, PointGuard Ventures.
1 hr ago | Business Journal
That's according to observations made by one of North Carolina's chief entrepreneurial gurus, Ted Zoller , director of the Center for Entrepreneurial Studies at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill .
2 hrs ago | Data Center Knowledge
CoreOS announced its first stable release late last week on SysAdmin day. It means that a tested, secure and reliable version of its operating system for web-scale data center infrastructure is now available for users who want to run production workloads on it.
3 hrs ago | Business Journal
Seattlea Online real estate player Zillow gets a lot more ubiquitous with its $3.5 billion purchase of rival Trulia .
3 hrs ago | Business News
JPMorgan found the perfect suitor for a big book of loans it had made around the world but wanted to get rid of: Bain Capital .
4 hrs ago | Wall Street Journal
Iconic Silicon Valley accelerator Y Combinator is the latest major tech player to disclose internal stats about how it's doing on diversity, revealing that it funds startups with women on the founding team at a lower percentage than those startups' application rates.
4 hrs ago | Business News
Reddit , the social news site which bills itself as "the front page of the internet ", is to redouble its efforts on advertising as part of a drive to make the most of its 114 million monthly users.
4 hrs ago | TechCrunch
Thinknum , a financial tech startup that develops tools for analysts, announced today that it has raised $1 million in seed funding led by Pejman Mar Ventures , with participation from Signatures Capital; Green Visor Capital; 500 Startups; 645 Angels; and HKB Capital.
8 hrs ago | Business Journal
Brook Byers of venture capital firm Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers is part of the 18-member University of California Innovation Council that will put meat on the bones of a new UC policy that allows direct investment in companies.
8 hrs ago | Wall Street Journal
CNRY Inc., better known as Birdi , raised $700,000 in new seed funding to build a better smoke alarm, Venture Capital Dispatch has learned.
8 hrs ago | Forbes.com
A world with less pollution and no traffic jams, where taxis are cheap and safe and you never have to wait for a pickup: It's a rosy vision Uber is peddling, and venture capitalists, those professional optimists, are fully on board.
9 hrs ago | Sys-Con Media
Emulate, Inc. today announced the company's launch with a $12 million Series A financing to commercialize a first-in-kind, automated 'Organs-on-Chips' platform that mimics human physiology and diseases, while permitting real-time elucidation of molecular mechanisms of action and toxicity.
11 hrs ago | Finextra Research news
Fintech deal activity by the world's biggest venture capital firms has grown 61% from 2010 to 2013, according to data from CB Insights.
His credibility under attack, Republican presidential hopeful Mitt Romney labored to rebut President Barack Obama and other critics Friday as questions multiplied over the timing of his departure from a private equity firm more than a decade ago.
After years of backing headline-grabbing consumer internet deals, it seems that venture capitalists are paying more attention to the seemingly staid and stodgy enterprise technology companies .
These funds also have the opportunity to be leveraged in different capacities with SBA loans, allowing for the potential for greater returns, Varilek said.
Summary Chennai-based Cholamandalam Investment and Finance today said its Board of Directors has approved a proposal of raising Rs 500 crore through issue of compulsorily convertible preference shares .
Birdhouse LLC , which has developed a website and smartphone apps for the parents of children with autism, has closed on a seed-stage funding round of $250,000 -- including $25,000 from Grand Rapids-based Start Garden , a $15 million early-stage fund created by Rick DeVos.
Updated: Mon Jul 28, 2014 02:24 pm
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