Apr 1 a Apr 7
A Atlz, rede social de recrutamento voltada especialmente para universitários e recém-formados do Brasil, chega ao mercado com o objetivo de democratizar o acesso às informações relacionadas à carreira e trazer oportunidades profissionais para jovens talentos. O site já atua há dois meses em formato beta, com mais de 10 mil cadastros, e em médio prazo busca conectar empresas de todos os portes e 6 milhões de alunos universitários no País. Rede social brasileira Atlz foca em recrutamento de universitários e recém-formados
O EmpreenderSaúde, reconhecido site de inovação e empreendedorismo , vai realizar nos dias 12 e 13 de maio na Fundação Getúlio Vargas (FGV), em São Paulo, o Startup Saúde Brasil. Startup Saúde Brasil: A primeira incubadora pra startups de saúde da América Latina?
Site de classificados Fisgo recebe investimento do fundo NascenTI, da Confrapar O Fisgo.com é um sitede busca de imóveis e veículos que filtra todas as ofertas disponíveis nestes segmentos.
Cisco to Spend R$1B in Brazil to Fund Tech Center, Startups (Bloomberg Businessweek) April 2, 2012 – Cisco Systems Inc.
A Cisco anunciou recentemente uma nova estratégia de iniciativas para o Brasil em seu evento Cisco Plus no Rio de Janeiro. Cisco anuncia fundo de Venture Capital de R$50 Milhões para Investir no Brasil
Accel-Backed YapStone Acquires Faith-Based Donation Service ParishPay E-payments company YapStone just announced that it has acquired ParishPay, a service for donating to faith-based organizations.
Between gossip and rumors and gossip and more rumors, the Silicon Valley day-to-day is so dramatic Bravo is turning it into not one but two TV shows. Rumor: Zillow In To Buy RentJuice For $45 Million
If you live in San Francisco, you probably spend a lot of time complaining about the lackluster public transportation. MindMixer Raises $1.9M For Virtual Town Halls, Launches ImproveSF Website
Today, President Obama signs the JOBS Act into law, legalizing crowdfunding in startups by non-accredited investors, so that anyone and their mother can invest. With JOBS Act Becoming Law, Crowdfunding Platforms Look To Create Self-Regulatory Body
Well, we’ve said it before: Technology is changing education. It’s flipping the classroom, bringing instructional videos to the masses, and dragging online higher education into legitimacy. Investors have begun to hear the call, as was evidenced today when Benchmark Capital made its largest seed investment to date — $25 million — in a startup/university called The Minerva Project. Can Minerva Build An Online Ivy? With $25M From Benchmark & Larry Summers Advising, There’s Hope.
NEA Leads $33M Round In CRM Developer And Salesforce Competitor SugarCRM SugarCRM, a provider of commercial open source CRM software, has completed a $33 million equity and debt financing round. We’re told around $14 million of the round was equity financing. The investment round was led by New Enterprise Associates and includes participation from new investors Silicon Valley Bank and Gold Hill Capital as well as the company’s current investors Draper Fisher Jurvetson and Walden International.
Mogreet, a Los Angeles-based mobile video marketing startup, is today announcing that it has raised $4.1 million in strategic capital. Mogreet Nabs $4.1M For An Easy Way To Share Rich Media To Any Mobile Device
PhoneDeck Is A Game Changer For Small Businesses, Divorce Attorneys I sold mortgages over the phone in a previous life.
Yapp Raises Funding From Kleiner Perkins To Allow Anyone To Create Mobile Apps For Events Maria Seidman helps organize a monthly womens’ networking event for her business school alums in New York City but was frustrated with some of the options for creating a dedicated mobile app for an event.
Bizo, a company offering technology to help advertisers reach a business audience, has raised $10 million in a Series B round of funding. The company has now raised a total of $20 million. Crosslink Capital led the round, and the firm’s newest partner David Silverman is joining Bizo’s board of directors. Business Audience Marketing Company Bizo Raises $10M
WalkMe Walks You Through Websites
Mobile Social Gaming Company Dragonplay Raises $14M From Accel To Expand To iOS
More Developments For Amazon’s In-App Payment System For Appstore, But More Work Needed
The Story of Skout: From Deadpool’s Door to $22M Led By Andreessen Horowitz
YouDazzle Launches As A Simple File Sharing And Web Meeting Platform For SMBs
RR Donnelly Invests $2.5M In CoffeeTable To Bring Retail Catalogs Into The Tablet Age
Gamification Platform BigDoor Raises $5 Million From Foundry Group
The Tap Lab Raises $550K To Seed Some Hits in Location-Based Mobile Gaming
YC, Rock Health-Backed Agile Diagnosis Launches To Help Doctors Better Treat Their Patients
Wrapp races to outpace DropGifts with German launch
Second Prize Is A Set Of Steak Knives: MarGenius Is A Social Network For Networkers
Funding Circle, a Kickstarter for SMBs, Picks Up $16M From Index, Union Square Ventures
Tandem: Mobile Accelerator Unveils Inaugural Batch, Gives Sneak Peek At Round Two
2tor Raises $26M D Round To Put Online Degrees In The Same Class As Their On-Campus Rivals