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Yahoo Acquires Photo Startup Cooliris

Yahoo Acquires Photo Startup Cooliris Cooliris was founded back in 2006 and was initially known for creating a “3D wall” for navigating photos and other media content.

Nov 22 2014, 10:38am CST

Carmelo Anthony, Manning Brothers Invest in SeatGeek

Carmelo Anthony, Manning Brothers Invest in SeatGeek Carmelo Anthony and the Manning brothers -- Peyton and Eli -- are among the new investors of SeatGeek, a search engine for sports and entertainment tickets.

Aug 28 2014, 8:09pm CDT

Minuum keyboard awaits Moto 360 Smartwatch

Minuum keyboard awaits Moto 360 Smartwatch The Moto 360 is one of the most hotly anticipated smartwatches of the year, with Google expected to share more details about it, and about other Android Wear devices from LG and Samsung, on Wednesday. While the...

Jun 25 2014, 5:25am CDT

The Alibaba Success and the Setbacks

The Alibaba Success and the Setbacks BEIJING (AP) — Even before Alibaba went online, its founder talked about making the fledgling e-commerce company a global player. At Alibaba Group's first staff meeting in 1999, a video shot by an employee shows Jack Ma...

May 9 2014, 4:10am CDT

AppDirect Raises $35 Million

AppDirect Raises $35 Million Major brands like Comcast, Samsung and Salesforce.com woo business customers with a broad range of services to bring their operations onto mobile and the cloud. One way to do that is through an application store–think...

Apr 10 2014, 7:33am CDT

Whisper to Raise $30 Million More at Valuation of $200

Whisper to Raise $30 Million More at Valuation of $200 The secrets sharing app Whisper has to raise $30 million more just half a year after its last fundraising campaign. Funding has never been so quick and easy. Whisper is currently valued at $200 million.

Mar 11 2014, 12:16pm CDT

Best- And Worst-Performing Cloud Computing Stocks March 3rd to March 7th

Best- And Worst-Performing Cloud Computing Stocks March 3rd to March 7th And Year-to-Date The six highest performing cloud computing stocks year-to-date in the Cloud Computing Index are Akamai (NASDAQ: AKAM), Fusion-IO (NYSE: FIO), F5 Networks (NASDAQ: FFIV),   Workday (NYSE:...

Mar 8 2014, 1:26pm CST

50 Billionaires To Follow On Twitter

50 Billionaires To Follow On Twitter The entrepreneurial experience necessary to build a ten-figure fortune make billionaires a fount of business knowledge. Some of the richest people in the world have taken to Twitter to share advice, reading...

Mar 6 2014, 4:12am CST

CES 2015 News
Breaking: Aerohive Networks Publicly Files For IPO

Breaking: Aerohive Networks Publicly Files For IPO Aerohive Networks is going public. The wireless access point maker based in Sunnyvale, CA submitted a public S-1 form to the Securities and Exchange Commission Thursday. The company is seeking up to $75 million in the...

Feb 13 2014, 6:05pm CST

 Baltimore: The right ingredients for an Edtech Fortune

Baltimore: The right ingredients for an Edtech Fortune You can’t move out of New York without having to answer a barrage of questions seeking to  justify such a move. People don’t just leave New York. It’s got everything you could need in the five boroughs…and...

Feb 5 2014, 6:56am CST

From Sci-Fi To CyPhy: iRobot Founder Takes To The Skies

From Sci-Fi To CyPhy: iRobot Founder Takes To The Skies The excerpt below comes from Forbes/Wolfe Emerging Technology Report’s recent full-length interview with Helen Greiner, co-founder of iRobot and founder and CEO of CyPhy Works. In 1990, she co-founded iRobot [...

Feb 4 2014, 9:15am CST

7 Israeli Security Companies Capable of Protecting the Sochi Olympics

7 Israeli Security Companies Capable of Protecting the Sochi Olympics The 22nd Winter Olympics are to be held in short time in Sochi, Russia. The news leading up to one of the world’s greatest sporting events hasn’t been good, to put it mildly. From stories about increased terrorist...

Jan 29 2014, 5:07pm CST

Google buys DeepMind

Google buys DeepMind Google is acquiring an artificial intelligence company called DeepMind Technologies.  The terms of the deal were undisclosed, but sources with Re/Code report that it was worth around $400 million. DeepMind...

Jan 27 2014, 2:04am CST

Dropbox Founder Drew Houston Joins Billionaire Ranks As Company Reaches $10 Billion Valuation

Dropbox Founder Drew Houston Joins Billionaire Ranks As Company Reaches $10 Billion Valuation In late 2011, a young and brash Drew Houston was doing battle with Steve Jobs. Two years shy of 30, the Dropbox cofounder and CEO had brushed aside the advances of the Apple guru only to him face him head-to-head when...

Jan 17 2014, 6:21pm CST

What SolarCity Wants: Raising Money From Investors It Couldn't Reach Before

What SolarCity Wants: Raising Money From Investors It Couldn't Reach Before To broaden its fundraising base and support its growth, SolarCity said Wednesday it will tap new types of investors by launching an online investing tool developed a company it bought last month. The California solar...

Jan 15 2014, 7:21am CST

Nutanix Is Tech's Newest 'Unicorn,' Raising Massive $101M Round At $1B Valuation

Nutanix Is Tech's Newest 'Unicorn,' Raising Massive $101M Round At $1B Valuation Nutanix has reached ‘unicorn’ status in Sillicon Valley in just four years, raising a $101 million Series D funding round Tuesday led by Riverwood Capital and SAP Ventures that values the datacenter infrastructure...

Jan 14 2014, 9:06am CST

WellDoc Raises $20 Million To Market First Mobile Prescription For Diabetes Management

WellDoc Raises $20 Million To Market First Mobile Prescription For Diabetes Management WellDoc, which sells a type 2 diabetes interactive management program on a mobile device, raised $20 million from Merck Global Health Innovation Fund and Windham Venture Partners. “Big pharma is starting to understand...

Jan 10 2014, 8:21am CST

Green Tech Investments Down, With Big Deals Going To Car-Sharing Apps, Clean Power, Energy Efficient Gear

Green Tech Investments Down, With Big Deals Going To Car-Sharing Apps, Clean Power, Energy Efficient Gear Venture capital investments in cleantech startups worldwide ended 2013 with 1,007 deals totaling $6.8 billion, a decline from the 1,037 deals amassing $7.9 billion the year before, according to market research firm the...

Jan 8 2014, 12:41pm CST

Yahoo Purchases Predictive Computing Pioneers Aviate And Their Android Launcher

Yahoo Purchases Predictive Computing Pioneers Aviate And Their Android Launcher Taking to the floor at CES today Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer announced the acquisition of Aviate. While many people will be wondering why Yahoo is buying the company behind an Android app launcher, the Palo Alto based start...

Jan 7 2014, 7:46pm CST

I4U news

TV-on-Internet service Aereo gets $34M in funding TV-on-Internet service Aereo gets $34 million in outside funding as legal battle continues NEW YORK (AP) — Aereo, a Barry Diller-backed startup that provides broadcast television channels over the Internet...

Jan 7 2014, 5:56pm CST

I Invested In A Startup - Now What?

I Invested In A Startup - Now What? In a previous post, I wrote about investors increasingly turning to alternative investments in an effort to generate uncorrelated returns, hedge risk and diversify their asset allocation. This trend is highly likely to...

Jan 7 2014, 4:56pm CST

30 Under 30: The Best Of Art And Style

30 Under 30: The Best Of Art And Style 2014 30 under 30: Art & Style When my colleague Hannah Elliott and I started researching Forbes’ third annual 30 Under 30 list of up-and-coming superstars in the category of Art & Style, we knew we had a lot of...

Jan 6 2014, 7:26am CST

Alicia Keys and Blackberry Call It Quits

Alicia Keys and Blackberry Call It Quits Recording artist Alicia Keys is officially on her way out as global creative director for BlackBerry, the Canadian telecommunications and wireless company. Keys has been in place for only a year. BlackBerry has had...

Jan 3 2014, 2:46pm CST

General Motors to offer wireless charging on its cars next year

General Motors to offer wireless charging on its cars next year Giant automaker, General Motors, sees the car as a major part of a person's life. Yet the challenge is to adapt into today's fast-paced lifestlye, where mobile phones and tablets are almost necessary. So the company is...

Aug 22 2013, 1:08am CDT

Google Buys 6.3% Stake in Himax Display to Boost Glass Production

Google Buys 6.3% Stake in Himax Display to Boost Glass Production Google Inc. has now become an investor of Himax Display Inc. by purchasing its 6.3% stakes. This agreement will help Google to boost its Glass production that will push tech giant sales in future.

Jul 22 2013, 10:27am CDT

Google Paid AdBlock Plus for Whitelisting its Sponsored Ads

Google Paid AdBlock Plus for Whitelisting its Sponsored Ads Google has reportedly paid Adblock Plus's Eyeo for not to block its ads. Google has many diversified services with billion dollars advertisement revenue. But it is still not ready to spare 15 million users of AdBlock Plus which is the most popular browser extension on Chrome and Firefox.

Jul 6 2013, 6:18am CDT

Microsoft planning to acquire Nook Media [Rumor]

Microsoft planning to acquire Nook Media [Rumor] According to internal documents acquired by fellow tech site, TechCrunch, Microsoft is reportedly offering $1 billion to purchase the digital assets of Nook Media LLC.

May 9 2013, 12:26am CDT

Yahoo's $30 Million Summly Deal Is Not What You Think It Is

Yahoo's $30 Million Summly Deal Is Not What You Think It Is The $30 million Yahoo paid a 17 year old for an app raised quite some eye brows. A new report reveals the real reasons why Yahoo bought the app for that high price.

Apr 10 2013, 2:49am CDT

AT&T announced slew of Network Investments across the Country

AT&T announced slew of Network Investments across the Country AT&T just issued tons of press releases announcing their investments in their network this year.

Sep 9 2010, 6:59am CDT

Palm gets $100 Million Investment

Palm gets $100 Million Investment Palm is not dead yet and Elevation Partners bet $100 million on a successful future of the PDA pioneer. As reported Palm teased us with Palm New-ness to debut at CES 2009, which is most likely a new smartphone running...

Dec 22 2008, 10:22am CST

Nokia infuses Nokia Growth Partners with another $150m Nokia Growth Partners, a global private equity and venture capital management firm, today announced an additional commitment of USD 150 million from Nokia, increasing funds under management for direct investments to USD...

Jul 31 2008, 1:51am CDT

NBC Universal and other Investors Buy The Weather Channel

NBC Universal and other Investors Buy The Weather Channel A group of investors including NBC Universal, Bain Capital, and The Blackstone Group announced today that an agreement has been signed to buy The Weather Channel from landmark Communications. The investors say that The...

Jul 7 2008, 9:35am CDT

Verizon buys Alltell for $28.1 billion Verizon announces that it has entered into an agreement with Alltel Corporation and Atlantis Holdings LLC, an affiliate of private investment firm TPG Capital and GS Capital Partners, to acquire Alltel Corporation in a...

Jun 5 2008, 9:37am CDT