Investment


Alipay Operator Ant Financial Raises Record $4.5 Billion Investment Round

Alipay Operator Ant Financial Raises Record $4.5 Billion Investment Round

China's internet is just on another scale as shown by today's announcement of Ant Financial....

Apr 26 2016, 1:40am CDT

MegaBots Announces Venture Capital Investment to Create Robot Fighting League

MegaBots Announces Venture Capital Investment to Create Robot Fighting League

While the MegaBots team is preparing for the epic robot fight battle against Japan, the company got venture funding to build a...

Mar 23 2016, 9:40am CDT

Snapchat Gets $200 Million Investment from Alibaba

Snapchat Gets $200 Million Investment from Alibaba

Snapchat, the popular yet controversial photo messaging application, is now the third most venture-backed company in the world,...

Mar 11 2015, 11:51pm CDT

Box Gets $150 Million Investment From TPG Growth and Coatue

Box Gets $150 Million Investment From TPG Growth and Coatue

The new funding, which is rare for a company that already filed for an IPO, puts Box at $2.4 billion in valuation....

Jul 8 2014, 3:54am CDT

Japanese Giant Mitsui Leads $60M Investment In A Startup That Turns Pollution Into Pure Money

Japanese Giant Mitsui Leads $60M Investment In A Startup That Turns Pollution Into Pure Money

As places like China and India continue to grow, an ever-increasing supply of billowing smoke stacks mark these countries’ land...

Mar 26 2014, 2:53am CDT

Top Graduate Schools Worth Your Time and Investment

Top Graduate Schools Worth Your Time and Investment

The top graduate schools in the United States will polish your youngsters who have almost reached their 21 years of age. They a...

Mar 11 2014, 6:15am CDT

IBM Goes All In On Cloud - Announces A $1.2B Global Service Investment

IBM Goes All In On Cloud - Announces A $1.2B Global Service Investment

When Bob Dylan famously crooned that the times they are a-changing he was unlikely to be thinking about the technology marketpl...

Jan 16 2014, 9:06pm CST

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AOL hands over Patch operations to investment firm

AOL hands over operations of troubled local-news division Patch to turnaround firm NEW YORK (AP) — AOL is handing...

Jan 15 2014, 5:21pm CST

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Fairfax ups investment in troubled BlackBerry

Fairfax Financial ups investment in troubled BlackBerry TORONTO (AP) — Fairfax Financial Holdings said Wednesday...

Jan 8 2014, 5:41pm CST

Investment Directions: Electronics Gets Interesting, Humans Take On Computers, Banks' And Wall Street's Happy New Year

Investment Directions: Electronics Gets Interesting, Humans Take On Computers, Banks' And Wall Street's Happy New Year

This week’s meaningful topics and trends: Electronics Gets Interesting This CES (Consumer Electronics Show) looks to kill the v...

Jan 6 2014, 1:56pm CST

Guru Round Up: The 43 Best Investment Ideas For 2014

Guru Round Up: The 43 Best Investment Ideas For 2014

Last year was a year for stock market record books as index fund buyers added 30% to their nest eggs while many skilled hedge f...

Jan 6 2014, 12:56pm CST

Best Investment Ideas 2014: Six Technology Stocks

Best Investment Ideas 2014: Six Technology Stocks

Last year was a sizzling year for stocks, and though technology and telecom stocks as a group rose only 18%, their were pockets...

Jan 6 2014, 12:16pm CST

CES 2014 in Las Vegas Highlights: HDMI D Type Male to A Type Male Active cable from Wiretek International Investment Ltd

CES 2014 in Las Vegas Highlights: HDMI D Type Male to A Type Male Active cable from Wiretek International Investment Ltd...

Jan 6 2014, 9:44am CST

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Bitcoin Is More Like A Speculative Investment Than A Currency

Given that Bitcoin has become much more popular in recent months we’re beginning to see some academic work coming out on the cr...

Dec 23 2013, 12:26pm CST

BlackBerry loses CEO, gets $1 billion for emergency investment

BlackBerry loses CEO, gets $1 billion for emergency investment

After a lot of takeover and buyout offers from big names like Apple, Microsoft, Lenovo etc. it appears that BlackBerry has got...

Nov 26 2013, 4:55am CST

Blackberry Z30 Fails But BlackBerry Completes $1 Billion Investment

Blackberry Z30 Fails But BlackBerry Completes $1 Billion Investment

Although Blackberry Z30 smartphone fails to impress, but Blackberry still completes its previously-announced US $1 billion inve...

Nov 14 2013, 3:15am CST

Icahn Increases Investment and Pushing Apple for $150 Billion Buyback

Icahn Increases Investment and Pushing Apple for $150 Billion Buyback

Mr. Icahn posted a letter to the Apple CEO Tim Cooper on his own website, which reveals that he had raised his share in Apple I...

Oct 25 2013, 9:48am CDT

Spotify joins Billion Dollar Club with $100 Million Investment

Spotify joins Billion Dollar Club with $100 Million Investment

US launch is closer than ever....

Jun 17 2011, 2:41pm CDT

US VC Investment in Cleantech reaches 1.14 Billion in Q1 of 2011

US VC Investment in Cleantech reaches 1.14 Billion in Q1 of 2011

This marks an increase of 54% compared to the year-ago-quarter....

May 2 2011, 10:24am CDT

Belkin Laptop Cooling Pad Great Investment

Belkin Laptop Cooling Pad Great Investment

Keep Your Laptop Cool...

Aug 13 2010, 2:00am CDT

Samsung raises Mega 2010 Investment Plan to 26 trillion won

Last week Samsung announced a record investment of 20 trillion won ($17.7 billion). Apparently Samsung felt that is not enough...

May 17 2010, 1:52am CDT

Samsung To Announce Biggest Investment Ever

With HDTV sales exploding as usual, mobile phone displays more important than ever, and memory chips finding their way into mor...

May 15 2010, 11:09am CDT

FaceBook gets $200 Million Investment at $10 billion Valuation

Facebook today announced that Digital Sky Technologies, has made a $200 million investment in Facebook in exchange for preferre...

May 26 2009, 12:33pm 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...

Dec 22 2008, 10:22am CST

Nokia tries to make good on closed German Factory with over $32m Investment

Nokia, the State of North Rhine-Westphalia (NRW) and the City of Bochum jointly unveiled a plan today to stimulate growth, crea...

Jul 3 2008, 6:38am CDT

Palm to get Private Equity Investment

The Wall Street Journal reports that Palm is selling a 25% stake private-equity investor Elevation Partners. Under the deal E...

Jun 4 2007, 4:00am CDT

Wireless Location Company Wherify Scores $35 Mio. Investment

Wireless Location Company Wherify Scores $35 Mio. Investment

Wherify secured a package of equity financing where the Company can access up to $35 million of common stock equity over a two-...

Feb 10 2006, 2:52am EST