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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

Business

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

Business

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

Games

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

Business

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

Bitcoin