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Scale Out Provider Cloudscaling Raises $10M With Investment From Juniper And Seagate, Networking Takes Center Stage

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Cloudscaling has raised $10 million from Trinity Ventures, Juniper Networks, and Seagate Technologies in a deal that shows how software defined networking has become a focal issue for companies building out their own clouds. Cloudscaling delivers an OpenStack-powered cloud infrastructure system for enterprises, SaaS providers and cloud service providers. The...
Scale Out Provider Cloudscaling Raises $10M With Investment From Juniper And Seagate, Networking Takes Center Stage

Y Combinator Alum Citus Data Wants To Make Scalable Data Analytics Accessible To Anyone

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As companies from small startups to large enterprise continue to generate an ever-increasing amount of data, the demand for affordable and scalable databases also increases. Typically, this market has been the domain of large vendors like Oracle, but besides them and the usual open-source players, we’ve also seen a growing...
Y Combinator Alum Citus Data Wants To Make Scalable Data Analytics Accessible To Anyone

DotLoop Raises $7M From Trinity To Kill Real Estate Paperwork

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DotLoop, a startup trying to bring real estate negotiations online, has raised a $7 million Series A from Trinity Ventures. The company says its software is already used by more than 200,000 real estate agents who serve more than 6 million buyers and sellers. To accelerate its growth, DotLoop is...
DotLoop Raises $7M From Trinity To Kill Real Estate Paperwork

Idealab Spin-off Perfect Market Raises $6 Million From Tribune Company, Others

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Perfect Market, which markets solutions aimed to assist publishers in growing revenue from their online content, has secured $6 million in a Series C funding round led by Tribune Company. Just to be clear, that’s the media giant that owns newspapers such as the Los Angeles Times and the Chicago...
Idealab Spin-off Perfect Market Raises $6 Million From Tribune Company, Others
Mobile startup HyperBees wins seed funding in Android games contest

Green Throttle Games Raises $6 Million to Turn Phones Into Game Consoles

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Green Throttle Games, which is attempting to turn Android phones into videogame consoles that connect to the TV, has raised $6 million in a first round of funding. Trinity Ventures led the round with participation from DCM. The Santa Clara, Calif. company said it will use the cash to support...
Green Throttle Games Raises $6 Million to Turn Phones Into Game Consoles
Namo Media raises $1.9M to make non-annoying mobile ads
Funding daily: mobile content, mobile video, and from Russia with love

Groupon Acquires Travel Search Company Uptake

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Groupon has acquired the social travel research start-up Uptake. The price of the deal was in the “teens” of millions, and is essentially an “acqhire” for Uptake’s 20-person Palo Alto, Calif.-based team, according to a source familiar with the deal. That’s not a huge win, given that Uptake had raised...
Groupon Acquires Travel Search Company Uptake

Travel Data Startup Duetto Raises $2.1M From Trinity, Marc Benioff, Many More

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Duetto, a startup bringing a “big data” approach to the travel industry, has just raised $2.1 million in seed funding. The company hasn’t launched yet, but co-founder and CEO Patrick Bosworth says the goal is to build applications around customer demand data from large travel companies. It’s starting out by...
Travel Data Startup Duetto Raises $2.1M From Trinity, Marc Benioff, Many More
Skyfire gets $10M to take mobile data compression global

Portland's Act-On Software lands $16 million

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Act-On Software, a Portland-area startup that helps companies automate marketing campaigns, just scored $16 million in venture capital financing. This latest round, led by Silicon Valley’s Norwest Venture Partners, doubles Act-On’s VC total to $32 million, The Oregonian reports. Trinity Ventures, US Venture Partners and Voyager Capital — all existing Act-On investors...
Portland's Act-On Software lands $16 million

Data 2.0 Goes Large: InfoArmy Raises $17.3M To Build Out Its Crowdsourced Competitive Intelligence Platform

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InfoArmy, only four months into its life as the operator of a crowdsourced competitive intelligence platform, is announcing a significant injection of capital as it continues to build out its business. The company has raised a $17.3 million Series B led by Norwest VenturePartners, with Trinity Ventures also participating. The total...
Data 2.0 Goes Large: InfoArmy Raises $17.3M To Build Out Its Crowdsourced Competitive Intelligence Platform

FitStar Raises $4M Round Led By Trinity To Make The Best iPad-Led Home Workouts

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FitStar, the San Francisco-based startup that just launched a workout app with Atlanta Falcons tight end Tony Gonzalez, just raised $4 million in a round led by Trinity Ventures to expand its line-up of fitness apps. Earlier investors like Google Ventures also participated. The round was put together a few...
FitStar Raises $4M Round Led By Trinity To Make The Best iPad-Led Home Workouts

TeamSnap Online Sports Management Platform Acquires Weplay For An Undisclosed Amount

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TeamSnap, a company that provides tools for managing sports teams, has today announced that it is acquiring Weplay, a social networking site for athletes, parents and coaches to help facilitate coordination for events, games, practices, etc. The terms of the deal were not disclosed. The Trinity Ventures-backed startup, Teamsnap, is...
TeamSnap Online Sports Management Platform Acquires Weplay For An Undisclosed Amount
Ellie gets $2M in backing to take the ecommerce fight to Lululemon

What Will Peter Pham Do Next?

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Peter Pham was the 5th employee hired at photo sharing site Photobucket. 18 months later the then giant site was acquired by Fox Interactive Media for a reported $300 million. Then Pham joined the Boards of Advisors of a number of high-profile startups, including live video streaming service UStream.tv and...
What Will Peter Pham Do Next?

Bloomberg enters world of venture capital with $75M fund

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Bloomberg is launching a new $75 million venture capital fund to support early-stage companies. The fund will be called Bloomberg Beta and will invest in startups that are “producing insights from data” and “making the experience of work better.” This could involve anything from content discovery to human-computer interaction technology....
Bloomberg enters world of venture capital with $75M fund
Funding Daily: Chugging towards change

Word-Of-Mouth Ads, For a Fee: Dynamic Signal Raises $13 Million From Venrock, Time Warner

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No one’s quite sure how social networks like Facebook will mesh with advertising. But everyone’s convinced they’re going to be important, which has meant good things for a bunch of companies that helps brands manage their social presence — ask the guys writing checks at Salesforce and Oracle, for starters....
Word-Of-Mouth Ads, For a Fee: Dynamic Signal Raises $13 Million From Venrock, Time Warner

Bahat to Head $75 Million Bloomberg Beta Tech Fund

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Bloomberg is launching Bloomberg Beta, a new $75 million venture capital tech fund that will be headed by former IGN head Roy Bahat. The newly minted VC is charged with investing in and also creating early-stage startups for the media and financial news giant. “Set up as a true...
Bahat to Head $75 Million Bloomberg Beta Tech Fund
Cloudability nets $8.7M to manage more cloud spending

Guitar Hero co-creator's Green Throttle Games raises $6M to revinvent TV games

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Green Throttle Games, a game controller company started by the co-creator of Guitar Hero, has raised $6 million from venture capital firms Trinity Ventures and DCM. At Green Throttle Games, Guitar Hero co-creator Charles Huang is creating a new virtual game console for the television based on mobile phones and...
Guitar Hero co-creator's Green Throttle Games raises $6M to revinvent TV games

Having Swapped Out Its Original Plan, ThredUP Gets $14.5M For Used Clothing Sales

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ThredUP, the marketplace for used kids’ clothing, has experimented over the years with various ways to run its business. Now it seems to have found one that’s working. The site was initially a peer-to-peer swapping service, where parents listed and shipped boxes of clothing to each other, but now ThredUP...
Having Swapped Out Its Original Plan, ThredUP Gets $14.5M For Used Clothing Sales
Samsung buys streaming startup mSpot to take on iCloud and Google Play
TechStars alum Cloudability snags $8.7M from Foundry to track your cloud costs
Startup Spotlight: ShopIgniter looks to help big brands sell on Facebook

Cloud cost management startup Cloudability picks up $8.7m from Foundry, 500 Startups and others

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Today Cloudability announced that it has landed a $8.7 million Series A round, led by Foundry Group, and participated in by 500 Startups, Wieden, and Trinity Ventures. Two new members of its board of directors were announced as well, including Jason Seats, the founder of SliceHost. The cloud – computing and storage services that...
Cloud cost management startup Cloudability picks up $8.7m from Foundry, 500 Startups and others
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Groupon Acqhires Uptake To Build Out Palo Alto Office

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Groupon is acquiring travel startup Uptake. Liz Gannes at AllThingsD broke the news. We spoke to a source with knowledge of the deal who confirmed the details of the AllThingsD report. The purchase price was apparently between $10 and $20 million. Uptake helps users plan their vacations, offering both content...
Groupon Acqhires Uptake To Build Out Palo Alto Office
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