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For early oPower investors, 'ecosystem' approach finally pays off

“I wrote a check after one meeting, when it was so early they didn’t even have a name yet, let alone a bank account, so I had to leave the check blank.” 417 more words


Sookasa picks up $5M to be the 'invisible security layer' for your Dropbox files

Fun fact: You can now store and share your files through Dropbox and be HIPAA compliant at the same time.

This is now possible because… 574 more words


Halo game creator raises $5M for Industrial Toys game startup

Industrial Toys, founded by Halo co-creator Alex Seropian, is announcing today that it has raised $5 million from Accel Partners. Industrial Toys is hard at work on Midnight Star, a free-to-play shooter game designed from the ground up for tablets. 1,248 more words


Circle raises $17M to bring Bitcoin out of the shadows for merchants & consumers

Circle just raised a pile of cash to do what every Bitcoin startup out there wants to do: rehabilitate the currency’s image and drive mainstream adoption. 193 more words


Circle gets $17M to expand bitcoin service, releases first product to select users

Circle, which is contending to be one of the top dogs in the emerging bitcoin economy, announced a major new funding round of Wednesday, but the company is still being cagey about its specific business plans. 364 more words