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TAS Energy Inc., a Houston, Texas-based technology company providing clean economic power solutions by focusing on the energy efficiency and renewable energy markets, has closed a late stage financing of undisclosed amount with Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers. The company intends to use the funds to continue to grow across its business units. Led by […]

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LeapSky Wireless, a Singapore-based company that provides 3G/Wifi based mobile data services, has received funding One97 Communications Limited. The company intends to use the funds to launch its initial product. Incubated at Singapore Management University Institute for Innovation and Entrepreneurship and led by founder Siva Sai N, LeapSky will offer a patent-pending personal mobile hotspot product […]

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FIZZA, LLC, a Glen Allen, Virginia-based supplier of sparkling dairy nutrient beverages, has received $200k in seed capital. The company intends to use the funds to produce and deliver its first product, a Sparkling Dairy Nutrient Beverage, called FIZZA®, to the market. The company will begin shipping the product to schools on the east coast […]

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Amplitude, a Valence, France-based company that designs, develops and markets orthopaedic implants for hips and knees, has been acquired by funds managed by Apax Partners for an undisclosed amount. Following the transaction, Apax, which bought the company from Weinberg Capital Partners and Initiative & Finance, will become the majority shareholder alongside its founder and management […]

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Gizmox, a Tel Aviv, Israel-based developer of a visual web, cloud and mobile delivery platform, has received a strategic investment of undisclosed amount from Citrix Systems (Nasdaq: CTXS). As part of the investment, Gizmox and Citrix are working together to enable enterprises to deliver existing and new applications to HTML5-enabled devices. Visual WebGui technology enables […]

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Sorbent Therapeutics, a Sunnyvale, California-based biopharmaceutical company developing therapies for cardiovascular and renal disorders, has raised an additional $36m in Series B financing. This brings the total amount raised by the company in this second round to $53m. The investment was led by new shareholder Novartis Venture Funds, with participation from existing backers Sofinnova Ventures, […]

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H&D Wireless AB, a Lista, Sweden-based global smarthome solution provider, has received a SEK11,5m investment. The round was led by Pomona-gruppen AB, a Swedish industry group, which committed SEK10m. The company intends to use the funds to continue to expand. Led by founder and CEO Pär Bergsten, H&D Wireless provides OEM companies with a Wi-Fi […]

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Tenex Health Inc., a Lake Forest, CA-based developer of minimally invasive therapies for removal of diseased soft tissue and restoration of healthy musculoskeletal function, closed a $5m Series A financing. The round, which was led by VCI Partners. The company intends to use the funds for product manufacturing, development of a sales force, and marketing […]

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AEGEA Medical Inc., a Redwood City, Ca.-based developer of a novel, minimally invasive treatment for abnormal uterine bleeding, has completed a $13.3m venture capital financing. The round was led by Covidien Ventures, with participation from existing investors Alloy Ventures and Delphi Ventures. The company plans to use the funds to complete its product development efforts […]

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Lotus Tissue Repair, a Cambridge, MA-based developer of recombinant collagen type VII (rC7) technology as a treatment for dermatologic conditions, closed a $26m Series A financing. The round was led by Third Rock Ventures. The company intends to use the proceeds to advance its proprietary recombinant collagen type VII (rC7) technology as a protein replacement […]

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DVTel, Inc., a Ridgefield Park, N.J.-based provider of Smart Security Solutions for video surveillance, has received a $12.5m customized debt financing from ORIX Venture Finance. The company intends to use the funds to refinance debt and expand its growth efforts. DVTel’s software solutions are deisgned to enable enterprise clients to leverage their existing network infrastructure […]

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Graymatics, a Santa Clara, CA-based company that is developing a cloud platform for content-based analysis of video and other digital media, has received an investment of undisclosed amount from Citrix Startup Accelerator. The company plans to use the funding to accelerate commercialization of its services. Still in stealth mode, Graymatics provides a richly featured Platform […]

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Utel SAS, a Paris, France-based a creator of mobile casual dating apps, has raised €2.8m in funding. Investors include Truffle Capital and SoLoMoCo. Led by CEO Nicolas Grumbach, UTEL has developed social networking mobile applications that focus on people meeting each other, including the encounter service Fotochat. The investment will help the company develop new […]

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eyeOS, a Barcelona, Spain-based open source web operating system, has raised €1m in Series A funding. Backers include Inveready, which commtted €400k via Inveready Seed Capital and Inveready First Capital I, as well as individuals from the ESADE Business Angels Network, which invested €600k. The company plans to use the new capital to continue to […]

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GAMEVIL, a Seoul, Korea- and Los Angeles, CA-based mobile game publisher and developer, will invest $10m to create partnerships with external developers. To this end, the company, which plans to strengthen the global reach ot its smartphone game titles, has created the internally-sourced GAMEVIL Partner Fund. As part of the initiative, GAMEVIL has recently acquired […]