SupplyFrame, a search engine for gadgets, electrical components
SupplyFrame, of Pasadena, Calif. is the latest to offer a specialized search engine for electronic components — and is also offering useful widgets about those components to embed in spreadsheets or Web sites. It has raised $7 million in a second round of funding.
Companies spend $11.6 . . . → Read More: SupplyFrame, a search tool for electrical components
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Silicon Valley startup Spock aims to refine people search
How many times have you Googled your ex-girlfriend? The guy from the bar last night? Paris Hilton, Barak Obama, David Beckham?
Instead of sorting through thousands of results from a major search engine the vast majority likely . . . → Read More: Silicon Valley startup Spock aims to refine people search
Clearstone mulls closing 2 investment deals
BANGALORE: US-based venture capital firm Clearstone Venture Partners is looking to close about two investments by the year-end. The VC firm which set up a subsidiary Clearstone Venture Advisors in India in August last year, has made three deals in the country so far.
“We are having ongoing discussions . . . → Read More: Clearstone in India
25 startups to watch Business 2.0 Magazine’s guide to the hottest Web 2.0 companies – and the powerful trends driving them – in this make-or-break year.
Business 2.0 Magazine) — Twelve months have passed since we introduced the first Next Net 25 – our picks for the Web 2.0 wannabes most likely to break out . . . → Read More: Portfolio Company, SoonR featured in Business 2.0 Magazine
The Midas List Erika Brown and Claire Cain Miller 01.25.07, 6:00 PM ET
Forbes‘ annual Midas List ranks the top 100 dealmakers in technology and life sciences based on the exit valuations of the companies they have taken public or sold in the past five years. Last year, 460 venture-backed firms were sold or taken . . . → Read More: Midas List 2007
If you want to access your PC files and apps from your phone, now you have some options. SoonR goes further than programs like Avvenu in that it lets you access important PC ap-plications such as Microsoft Outlook and Skype remotely. Rather than simply browsing your PC and retrieving or sharing files, SoonR . . . → Read More: Portfolio Company, SoonR reviewed in PCMag.com
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