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Funding Rounds – 9.12.14

Veracode raises $40 million MA based Veracode has raised $40 million in a late stage funding round. The funding round for the software security company was led by Wellington Management with participation from existing investors including .406 Ventures and Atlas Venture. Veracode provides cloud-based app intelligence and security verification services to help developers protect their… Read More »

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Funding Rounds – 9.11.14

4moms raises $41million Pittsburgh-based 4moms, a robotics company which makes baby products, has raised $41 million in new funding from Bain Capital Ventures and Castanea Partners. The company, founded in 2005, will use the new funds to accelerate growth with a focus on new product development. FieldAware raises $24 million FieldAware US, whose software lets… Read More »

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Is Microsoft Near $2 Billion Deal for Minecraft Maker?

Microsoft Corp., maker of the Xbox video-game console, is in discussions to acquire Mojang AB, the software company behind the popular game Minecraft, for more than $2 billion, three people with knowledge of the talks said. Microsoft, the world’s largest software maker, is in serious talks with 4-year-old Mojang, said the people, who asked not… Read More »

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Amazon acquires ‘Twitch’. Any Significance?

On Monday, Amazon announced that it had finalized a deal to acquire Twitch.tv, a live streaming video service geared towards the broadcast of video game gameplay. For $970 million, the world’s largest online retailer bought a website where people from around the world could log on to watch other people play games like World of… Read More »

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Google buys social travel app Jetpac to bolster Maps

Google has bought social travel app firm Jetpac in what looks like a move to boost its location search services. Jetpac already has strong social media connections and it uses Instagram images as part of its service. It also presents itself as a different kind of travel guide and will let you “find the bars… Read More »

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Start Up Spotlight: Price-hunt

We had a chance to talk to Anupam Khurana founder of Price-hunt. Check out the Q&A session below. Give us a brief background about yourself I am Mechanical Engineer (B.Tech) from Delhi College of Engineering with 15 years experience in the software industry. Do you have any social media accounts we can learn more about… Read More »

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Campaign Spotlight: Riyo

We had a chance to talk to Dan Almazan of Riyo about their new invention and their exciting campaign on Indiegogo. Check out our Q&A session. Give us a brief background about yourself (education, employment etc) I am a Bioengineer by education and entrepreneur by passion. I have 10+ years in complex project management experience. Having… Read More »

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