Monthly Archives: "August 2011"

31 2011 August
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Capital Exchange Receives Majority Investment from Revolution Capital Group

Capital Exchange (CapXG), a Valencia, California-based interactive, web-based, networking site serving the financial community, has received a majority investment of...

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31 2011 August
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Blyk, Amnis, SPIE, OrbiMed, Atlassian, Tendril, RaceReady, etc.: News in Brief

Blyk, a Helsinky, Finland-based mobile messaging media company, appointed Eric Kip as Chief Executive Officer. Eric Kip joined Blyk in 2009,...

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31 2011 August
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SMS GupShup Raises $10M in Series E Funding

SMS GupShup, an India-based social network and group messaging provider, has raised $10m in Series E funding. Tenaya Capital has...

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31 2011 August
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Ardelyx Closes $30M Series B Financing

Ardelyx, Inc., a Fremont, California-based company that develops novel oral therapeutics to correct mineral metabolism and metabolic disorders, has closed...

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31 2011 August
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Ebuzzing Raises $24.5M in Second Funding

Ebuzzing, formerly Wikio Group, a European social media group, has raised $24.5m in second funding round. The round was led...

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31 2011 August
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Nokia to Invest in Vision+

As a part of an ongoing strategy to broaden application and games development for its ecosystem, Nokia is investing in...

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31 2011 August
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Hive Media Raises $1.5M in Series A Funding

Hive Media, a San Carlos, CA-based company that creates social media games, has raised $1.5M in Series A funding. Backers...

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31 2011 August
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RootMusic Closes $16M Series B Funding

RootMusic, a San Francisco, CA-based that has developed BandPage, the platform for musicians on Facebook, has closed a $16m Series...

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31 2011 August
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Aleva Neurotherapeutics Closes €9.5M Series A Financing

Aleva Neurotherapeutics, a Lausanne, Switzerland-based company developing implants for Deep Brain Stimulation (DBS) in major neurological indications such as Parkinson´s...

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31 2011 August
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Zite Acquired by CNN

Zite, a San Francisco-based news app for the iPad that gives users a personalized magazine-like experience, has been acquired by...

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31 2011 August
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ProfitPoint Receives $2.5M Credit Facility from Square 1 Bank

ProfitPoint, Inc., a Philadelphia, PA-based provider of stored value and loyalty program solutions, has received the extension of a $2.5m...

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30 2011 August
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CoLucid Pharmaceuticals Raises $7.5M

CoLucid Pharmaceuticals, Inc., a Research Triangle Park, NC-based privately held biopharmaceutical company, has raised $7.5m of a planned $9.5m convertible...

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30 2011 August
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Rivet Games, BuzzLogic, ScienceLogic, Platte River Ventures: News in Brief

Rivet Games, a San Francisco, California-based developer and publisher of web, social and mobile games, has added Chris Satchell on its...

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30 2011 August
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CloudOne Raises $1.9M in Venture Capital Funding

CloudOne, a Chicago, IL-based Software-as-a-Service provider of IBM Rational development tools, recently raised $1.9m in venture capital funding. The round...

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