RYAN LAWLER Wednesday, July 3rd, 2013 So email management startup Xobni was acquired by Yahoo today, the company officially announced on its blog. Initial reports said the company was acquired for “upwards of $30 million” but TechCrunch has learned that total consideration for the deal will be more than twice... more.
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The Globe and Mail by Boyd Erman Published Thursday, Jun. 27 2013, 7:45 AM EDT Last updated Thursday, Jun. 27 2013, 1:30 PM EDT The longtime head of the Thomson family’s holding company is getting into the mobile business. Geoff Beattie, who ran Woodbridge Co. Ltd. for Canada’s richest family... more.
TORONTO, ONTARIO and MENLO PARK, CALIFORNIA–(Marketwired – June 27, 2013) – Relay Ventures today announced that Geoff Beattie has joined the firm as Chairman. Beattie is the former CEO of The Woodbridge Company – a privately held investment holding company for Canada’s Thomson family – where he served as president... more.
Smart calendar service Tempo AI revealed today that it secured $10 million in series A funding for its productivity app. The round was led by Relay Ventures and Sierra Ventures. Tempo says that it intends to use the new capital to work on building out its app, including finding ways to handle time-consuming... more.
It’s fair to say that Tempo AI’s big February public launch of its smart calendar app attracted the attention of investors, CEO Raj Singh said. Tempo wasn’t planning on raising money until later this summer, but it wound up closing a $10 million Series A within a month of starting negotiations, he... more.