The Exit Report: Jetpac, T-Mobile, Shutterfly

M&A Jetpac, a smartphone app that aggregates friends’ social media photos for people planning trips, has been acquired by Google. Terms of the deal were not disclosed, but the app will be taken

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The top 10 mid-stage VCs in the U.K.

The U.K. is the top destination in Europe for venture funding. The country accounted for 29% of total VC investment in the continent for the second quarter of this year, according to research from Dow

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Alfresco secures $45m funding round

Series C Xamarin, a mobile software development tool provider, has raised $54 million in Series C funding in a round led by Insight Venture Partners. Previous investors Floodgate, Charles River

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Alexander Fries, Ecosystem Ventures talks European investment

Alexander Fries is a seasoned businessman and venture capitalist. Having moved from his native Switzerland to Silicon Valley over a decade ago, Fries began helping other Europeans cross the Atlantic

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FarmLink secures $40 million in Series B financing

Series A OrderUp, a vertically integrated mobile food ordering and delivery service, has secured $7 million in Series A funding from Revolution Ventures and former LivingSocial CEO Tim O’Shaughnessy.

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Guardicore raises $11m Series A round – Investment Round Up

Series A Boston-based predictive analytics company DataRobot has raised a $21 million Series A round led by New Enterprise Associates. Atlas Ventures, IA Ventures and New York Life Insurance Co. also

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Central European talent fuels Berlin-based GoEuro’s success

Naren Shaam only started GoEuro a little over a year ago. But the India-born, U.S.-educated entrepreneur’s decision to launch the travel aggregator in Berlin has paid back beyond all expectations. And

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Tech investors could lose out as Kremlin counter-sanctions E.U., U.S.

Tech businesses face setbacks due to a round of sanctions imposed by the Russian government on the U.S. and European Union. The bans, which come amid heightened political tension in war-torn

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College startups on the rise as students flock to entrepreneurial pursuits

Sean Branagan is bullish on college startups. Not just the wunderkind, drop-out-of Harvard Microsofts and Facebooks; he believes that there are thousands of students across the country who can build

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The Exit Report: Alibaba, Slice, SmartThings

IPO An accounting irregularity discovered within Alibaba Pictures Group, formerly ChinaVision Media Group, could cause problems as the Chinese e-commerce giant prepares for its IPO. Alibaba paid $804

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