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    Thursday, December 20, 2012
    Bloomspot Acquired By Chase Bank
    San Francisco-based Bloomspot, a provider of daily deals and local offers, has been acquired by Chase Bank. Financial terms of the deal were not announced, however, Dow Jones placed the deal at around $35M, citing a source close to the company. Bloomspot was venture backed by InterWest Partners, Full story)


    Intel Invests $300M In 50 New Companies in 2012
    Intel said today that it invested over $300M in over fifty new companies during 2012, plus had seventy follow on investments. Intel revealed the details in a year end bulletin. The semiconductor giant, which is among the most active strategic investors in the industry, said fifty nine percent of its investments were made outside of the United States, including such countries as China, India, Vietnam, France, Sweden and Brazil. Intel also said it had thi (More info...)

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    Pluribus Networks Links Into $23M
    Palo Alto-based Puribus Networks, a developer of network virtualization hardware aimed at private and public cloud infrastructure, has raised $23M in a Series C funding round. The round was led by Menlo ventures, and also included New Enterprise Associates, Mohr Davidow Ventures, and others. Plurbius develops network virtualization hardware and data center switches. The firm raised its last round in April of 2011.

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    FoxConn Buys $200M Stake In GoPro
    Consumer electronics manufacturer FoxConn (Hon Hai Precision Industry Co., Ltd.) has made an investment of $200M in San Mateo-based GoPro, the maker of the popular line of action sports cameras, GoPro said this morning. GoPro said the investment gives Foxconn an 8.88% fully diluted stake in the company, valuing the firm at $2.25 billion. As part of the investment, Terry Gou, Founder and CEO of FoxConn, will jo (More info...)

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    Oracle Buys Eloqua For $871M
    Redwood Shores-based Oracle said this morning that it is acquiring Eloqua in a deal worth approximately $871M, or $23.50 per share. Eloqua is a developer of cloud-based software used for marketing automation and revenue performance management. Oracle said it expects the transaction to close in the first half of 2013.

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