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Christina Farr / VentureBeat:
Box rolls out new revenue-share plan, SDKs to help its app partners make money   —  Cloud storage player Box plans to split revenues with the developers writing apps for its storage and collaboration platform.  —  Box is focused on business customers rather than consumers …
Jun 6, 2013, 12:30 PMIn context
Christina Farr / VentureBeat:
Zynga & NewSchools team up to launch an accelerator for educational gaming startups   —  BURLINGAME, CA.: Zynga founder and CEO Mark Pincus just announced that the gaming giant is launching a learning accelerator for gaming startups.  —  Pincus took to the stage this afternoon …
May 1, 2013, 8:25 PMIn context
Christina Farr / VentureBeat:
Ed-tech startups: Imagine K12 bumps up its accelerator funding to $100K   —  Ed-tech accelerator Imagine K12 announced that it will increase its initial funding for startups from $20,000 to $100,000.  —  This additional funding is available from the newly established “Start Fund,” …
Apr 23, 2013, 9:50 PMIn context
Christina Farr / VentureBeat:
MapR gets $30M to push Hadoop deeper into the enterprise   —  MapR has pulled in $30 million in funding to accelerate the adoption of open-source computing framework Hadoop.  —  According to an SEC filing, the San Jose, Calif.-based company closed its third round of funding today.
Mar 18, 2013, 7:40 PMIn context
Christina Farr / VentureBeat:
Evolv pulls in $15M to prevent the ‘wrong person ending up in the wrong job’   —  Imagine using data to pinpoint the most high-performing employees and keep them satisfied?  —  A startup called Evolv is building technology to make that possible, and it has raised $15 million in a fourth funding roundl led by Vantage Point Capital.
Mar 12, 2013, 10:25 AMIn context
Christina Farr / VentureBeat:
Nexenta pulls in $24M to realize its vision for a software defined data center   —  A software defined storage startup called Nexenta has closed a $24 million funding round, proving that storage is increasingly an area of focus for IT.  —  In Silicon Valley, the storage space is heating up …
Feb 27, 2013, 12:40 PMIn context
Christina Farr / VentureBeat:
Salesforce.com has acquired French startup EntropySoft   —  Salesforce.com has acquired EntropySoft, a French startup that offers content integration solutions.  —  A spokesperson confirmed that the deal recently closed, but the company won't be making a formal announcement.
Feb 6, 2013, 10:05 AMIn context
Christina Farr / VentureBeat:
The Pope urges Catholics to flock to Twitter   —  Pope Benedict XIV may be one of Twitter's recent and most surprising converts.  —  Today, he asked Catholics to spread the word on Twitter and other social networking sites like Instagram and Tumblr to convert atheists to the faith, 140 characters at a time.
Jan 27, 2013, 1:55 AMIn context
Christina Farr / VentureBeat:
Silicon Valley rallies behind Alchemist, an incubator for B2B startups (exclusive)   —  Frankly, tech incubators are getting too ubiquitous for their own good.  Why do we need yet another Y-Combinator or 500 TechStars imitator?  —  But when Silicon Valley's newest accelerator, Alchemist …
Jan 21, 2013, 9:05 AMIn context
Christina Farr / VentureBeat:
Big Data startup Platfora pulls in $20M to ‘make Hadoop amazing’   —  Platfora, the startup that made a splash at the recent Strata conference with a promise to “unleash the potential of Hadoop” has raised its second round of funding.  —  The San Mateo, Calif.-based company has been baking …
Nov 13, 2012, 10:05 AMIn context

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