silicontap

Home
Mobile
News and Events
  • Headlines
  • Events
  • Interviews
  • Jobs
  • Members Only
  • Dealflow
  • Companies
  • Investors
  • People
  • Exits
  • PowerSearch
  • Statistics
  • About
  • Membership
  • About
  • Contact Us
  • Search News
    Subscribe with Bloglines Subscribe in NewsGator Online Add to My Yahoo Add to SimplyHeadlines Daily Email

    Wednesday, October 31, 2012
    Crossing Automation Acquired By Brooks Automation
    Fremont-based Crossing Automation, a developer of automation tools for the semiconductor market, has been acquired by Massachusetts-based Brooks Automation. According to Brooks, the deal is worth $63M in cash. The company said that Crossing Automation had revenues of approximately $51M for the twelve months ended September 30, 2012.

    posted on Wednesday, October 31, 2012(Full story)


    Big Switch Networks Clicks Into $25M
    Palo Alto-based Big Switch Networks, a startup providing virtual infrastructure which lets customers define their networks using software, has raised $25M in a Series B funding, the company said today. The funding was led by Redpoint Ventures, and also included Goldman Sachs, More)(Full story)


    Report: Worldmate Acquired By Carlson Wagonlit Travel
    Mobile trip and travel planning app developer Worldmate, which is based in San Francisco, has been acquired by travel firm Carlson Wagonlit Travel, according to reports this morning. Details of the acquisition were not announced, however, TechCrunch pluts the deal at $20M. WorldMate was venture backed by Motorola Ven (More info...)

    posted on Wednesday, October 31, 2012(Full story)


    LocBox Unlocks $5.1M
    San Francisco-based LocBox, a developer of email marketing software for small businesses, has raised $5.1M in a Series A funding round, the firm said today. The round was led by InterWest Partners, and also included Google Ventures, Accel Partners, and 500 Startups. Other individual inv (More info...)

    posted on Wednesday, October 31, 2012 (More)(Full story)


    iSocket Raises $8M For Advertising Tools
    Burlingame-based iSocket has raised $8M in a Series A funding round, the firm said today. The round was led by Foundry Group, and also included Costanoa, Draper Fisher Jurvetson, SoftTech VC, Accelerator, Quest, and Blumberg Capital. iSocket's software tools are used by online publishers to manage premium display advertising on their web sites.

    posted on Wednesday, October 31, 2012 (More)(Full story)


    Glassdoor Gets $20M
    Sausalito-based Glassdoor, which operates an online service that lets people browse and anonymously provide information about salaries and benefits at companies, has raised $20M in a funding round, the firm said today. The firm said the new funding was led by DAG Ventures, and also included prior investors More)(Full story)


    Advertisement
    DevCON5 HTML5 and Mobile App Developer Conference
    Nov. 27-29, 2013, South San Francisco Conference Center

    DevCon5 is an HTML5 Developer and Mobile Applications Conference for web developers, designers, architects, technology leaders and business strategists. You will learn how to harness the power of HTML5 to create dynamic user experiences and new mobile business models. The conference is a three track program comprised of a Gaming, App Delivery, and a Development Track. Attendees will learn everything from the implementation and execution of HTML5, to building new business models based on HTML5 Mobile, Cloud and ecommerce capabilities. DevCon5 topics include; CSS3, HTML5, JTouch, PhoneGap, Node.js, Unity, Canvas, WebGL, building APIís for HTML5, j query, Raphael JS, and more. Register here and use code ST to save 20% or use this special registration link.

    https://www.tmcnet.com/scripts/devcon5/registration.aspx?theplan=DCON1112&sc

    Advertisement
    Binary Pulse Technology Marketing: We Create Demand
    Binary Pulse Technology Marketing
    We Create Demand for California's Technology Companies

    For more than ten years, dozens of California's industry-leading
    tech firms have turned to Binary Pulse for their demand-generating
    strategies and programs.

    Our services include:

    -- Demand Generation Planning and Execution
    -- Channel Program Development
    -- Lead Capture and Management
    -- Web Site Development & Search Engine Marketing
    -- Corporate and Product Branding
    -- Online Integration Strategies
    -- Reseller Recruitment
    -- Multimedia Presentations
    -- Social Media Marketing

    Please visit us at http://www.binarypulse.com
    to learn more or give us a call at 949-336-7400.

    Advertisement
    Learn to Successfully Build and Finance Your Startup
    Getting in the Game
    Guiding Your Start-Up Through the World of Venture Capital and Angel
    Investors

    Matthew Crowley's new book teaches you how to successfully build and
    finance your startup based on his 19 years of experience managing over $6
    billion in corporate finance experience.​​​

    Getting in the Game is geared towards explaining in simple terms what an
    entrepreneur needs to know about challenging concepts.

    -Figuring out your company's value
    -Understanding and building capitalization tables
    -Why venture capitalists and angels think the way they do
    -AND MUCH MORE!

    Learn more at: http://www.crowleyonventure.com/#!book/component_74511


    Enter your email to receive this news via our free email newsletter.


    Submit Your News