Since October 2008 I’ve exchanged 7630 e-mails with my brother and business partner, Jeff. The first of those was on October 16th, a message about advertising on our weekly podcast. There are about 133 people who regularly appear in our conversations, the most frequent being our company’s communications manager Donald.... more.
Appia, a white-label mobile application marketplace, announced $10 million in funding from Venrock on Wedneday. This third round brings the total funding for Appia, which recently re-branded with a new name, to $28.5 million. In addition to the third round of funding, Dev Khare, VP at Venrock, is joining Appia’s... more.
By Colleen Debaise And Scott Austin Venture capitalists are betting that the next Google Inc. or Facebook Inc. will have a name like Xactly, Chegg or Zoosk. In what may be a sign of a re-inflating Web bubble, The Wall Street Journal’s second annual ranking of 50 venture-capital-backed companies shows... more.