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New gaming company( Rumble Entertainment) got funding

By ajay at September 16, 2011 | 8:40 am | 0 Comment

New gaming company( Rumble Entertainment) got funding

Rumble Entertainment, a new gaming company based in Silicon Valley, announced that it has closed a seed round of funding and assembled a renowned founding executive and development team with expertise from Electronic Arts, Blizzard, Playdom and Zynga. Rumble: Rumble will develop premium free-to-play games that are instantly accessible, playable across a variety of more...

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Skype Acquires GroupMe

By ajay at August 23, 2011 | 8:34 am | 0 Comment

Skype Acquires GroupMe

Skype today announced it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire GroupMe, a provider of mobile group messaging services that helps users stay in touch and make decisions. GroupMe was founded in 2010 at the Techcrunch Disrupt Hackathon and is headquartered in New York, New York. Terms of the acquisition will not be disclosed. Through the acquisition of more...

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Google’s Masterstroke:Google to acquire Motorola

By VisionwizTeam at August 15, 2011 | 11:03 pm | 0 Comment

Google’s Masterstroke:Google to acquire Motorola

Google's master stroke when today they have announced to acquire Motorola. Is this smart move by Google? Well,it seems so at first glance. Why?Let's read what Google has to say about this deal. Google explained( in detail) on their blog post about why they have acquired Motorola. Quote: "Today, more than 150 million Android devices have been activated more...

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8 Tools That Every Entrepreneurs Should Use To Get Funding

By ajay at August 15, 2011 | 11:41 am | 0 Comment

8 Tools That Every Entrepreneurs Should Use To Get Funding

8 Tools That Every Entrepreneurs Should Use To Get Funding 1. New approach to investing in young entrepreneurs FIG offers a pragmatic new approach to investing in young entrepreneurs.It would help you to build a professional business plan and provide you with the best resources to do so. It would also introduce you to their strategic partners who can give you more...

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Ernst & Young’ s Report: Technology Deals Moving Upwards Despite Market Slowdown

By ajay at August 11, 2011 | 12:06 pm | 0 Comment

Ernst & Young’ s Report: Technology Deals Moving Upwards Despite Market Slowdown

According to Ernst & Young’s latest quarterly Global Technology M&A Update, big-ticket deals drove the aggregate value of global tech M&A to US$52.1b in Q2 2011, nearly doubling the deal value from an already strong first quarter. The surge was powered by industry consolidation and by ongoing disruptive innovation in areas such as cloud computing, smart mobility, more...

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Bloomspot unveils new performance-based model for local offers; closes $40 million in capital

By ajay at August 10, 2011 | 8:46 am | 0 Comment

Bloomspot unveils new performance-based model for local offers; closes $40 million in capital

Bloomspot is an online offer platform for customers seeking to discover their next local favorite, today launched a performance-based business model that takes responsibility for the profitability of its merchant partners. Basic Idea: The company is closing the redemption loop by delivering complete transparency around consumer spend and return, and now guarantees more...

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Lady Gaga turned VC and invested $7.5m in Turntable.fm

By VisionwizTeam at August 3, 2011 | 12:26 pm | 0 Comment

Lady Gaga turned VC and invested $7.5m in Turntable.fm

Lady Gaga has put her eye on new social music service(Turntable.fm) where she has invested chunk of money.According to BI, Lady Gaga & Kanye West are investing around$7.5 million in Turntable.fm. What Is Turntable: Turntable is a new social music service that revolves around listening to music with others, giving thumbs up to tracks you hear that you like, and more...

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China-based companies with venture backing raised $3.2 billion through 145 deals

By VisionwizTeam at August 2, 2011 | 6:32 pm | 0 Comment

China-based companies with venture backing raised $3.2 billion through 145 deals

In the first haif of 2011,China-based companies with venture backing raised $3.2 billion through 145 deals, a 1% decline in deal activity and 2% decline in capital invested over the same period in 2010, according to venture capital industry tracker Dow Jones VentureSource. Initial public offerings (IPOs) of venture-backed companies were similarly in line with the more...

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Why GMT has Invested £38.5 million in Meeting Zone?

By ajay at August 1, 2011 | 1:32 pm | 0 Comment

Why GMT has Invested £38.5 million in Meeting Zone?

GMT Communications Partners , the European TMT­-focused private equity group, has announced that its acquiring MeetingZone, the fast-growing independent conferencing and collaboration service provider, for a total consideration of £38.5 million. What is MeetingZone: MeetingZone, is focused on providing powerful, effective, reliable and intuitive conference call more...

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Miami start-up Shooger secures $5 million

By ajay at July 28, 2011 | 10:45 am | 0 Comment

Miami start-up Shooger secures $5 million

Shooger, the mobile community of deal-hunters, has just secured a $5 million investment from Hudson Capital Group.Shooger is a rapidly growing network of real people who share local finds that help save people time, money and give them the latest inside scoop. The investment will enable Shooger to expand its sales and marketing capacity as it continues to innovate its more...

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