Pixalate aims to solve many of the biggest challenges facing digital advertisers, and has raised $4.6 million to do so.
Shoaib Makani, a former venture capitalist at Khosla Ventures, spends a lot of time at truck stops these days. But he’s not there for the luxurious amenities, as convenient as a laundry machine next to McDonald’s may be — it’s research.
Guest Post Imagine that you lead a rapidly growing national company, and you are ready to take your products to foreign markets.
Dude, you’re gettin’ a Dell (Chromebook).
Alminder’s Mynd Calendar app for iOS is designed to serve as a sort of hub for your day, listing just about everything you could possibly need to get things done in concise, easy-to-read boxes. In a new update now available on the iOS app store, the calendar learns a fairly clever way of tackling an old, fairly common task: scheduling appointments.
Sponsored Post The iTunes App Store freeze — when app rankings stop moving for a period of time, traditionally right around Christmas — has long been a cause for both excitement and concern among app marketers. This year, we can confidently say that it’s not just less important than it used to be: it’s downright irrelevant.
Streaming music service Rdio is now available in 20 new countries across Latin America and Europe, the company announced today.
Germany’s AAA game developers moves into mobile via third-party route with its first free-to-play mobile game based on the CryEngine.
Nokia’s working on an Android phone, but it won’t ever see the light of day.
Box is now serving company #200,001.
In its quest to entice more users, Spotify is finally bringing its free music service to more devices — though they won’t all get the same free content.
Sponsored Post Calysta Energy™ (www.calystaenergy.com) today announced completion of a Series A financing round totaling $3 million. The financing was led by Pangaea Ventures Ltd., (www.pangaeaventures.com), and included current Calysta officers…
A week after Sony announced PS4 crossed 2.1 million in sales, Microsoft claims it is nearly keeping pace.
Xyo debuts an ad program that helps apps get discovered in a contextual way.
Back end web video service Ooyala added a fresh $43 million round of funding to its piggy bank today.
Sponsored Post iMedicare, the high growth Medicare decision-making platform, announced today that it now has 1,000 pharmacies as paying customers nationwide and has performed over 100,000 Medicare plan comparisons for seniors enrolling in affordable…
Rabbit lets friends watch movies or concerts in the same video chat room.
The new money will pay for Egnyte’s expansions in the United States and in Europe, including a research-and-development center in Poland.
The thesis behind Cirrus Insight is pretty simple: Salespeople spend most of their day in email, so why not bring the other tools they need to their inbox?
Rovio is turning on its marketing engine to make the next Angry Birds game a winner.
More and more makers are visiting Shenzhen, and the Huaqiangbei district is a must-go place for visitors to the industrial city. So here’s a map just for the makers who want to find factories and other features throughout the city.
The #1 best tech company to work for recently went public, its mascot is a bird, and presents the world through 140 character messages. Can you guess what it is?
The boom and bust cycles of the chip industry are getting smoother as the business tracks the global economy.
This small town — with a population of 53,837 — has made a concerted effort to encourage the adoption of electric cars. And it’s working.
If there’s one “company” that’s doing big data right, it’s the NSA.
While Google might be retreating on data center construction plans in Hong Kong, the search and cloud giant’s infrastructure growth has been steady and considerable. Expect that to continue.
The Mountain View-based online education provider released its new iPhone app this morning.
Come for the adorable puppy photo, stay for all the important funding news announced today.
Networking startup Viptela has raised $33 million from Sequoia Capital, according to a report from AllThingsD. The goals of the young company stand out in a market filled with startups and heavyweights.
Can a streaming TV network add value to cable TV? NimbleTV is attempting to find out.
YouTube creators are getting flagged by random and often unrelated companies for posting game-related videos.
Apple has hired former Cumulus Media exec Michael Pallad to lead advertising sales of its new iTunes Radio streaming music service.
When Patrick McConlogue announced his intention to teach a homeless man to code, the Internet unleashed its wrath. Now Leo “Journeyman” Grand released a mobile app called “Trees for Cars.” It is available on iOS and Android for 99 cents.
Google’s family of “pure” Android devices is getting bigger, better, and more diverse.
Sponsored Post Hailed by the New York Times as “the Internet’s highest honor,” The Webby Awards recognizes outstanding digital work across all platforms.
Vuzix teamed up with Nokia to create augmented-reality optics that will eventually be used in conventional-size glasses.
Too often, executives who hear about novel (and cheap) methods of marketing think they’ve found a unicorn: a mythical, wonderful, powerful, and beautiful strategy to solve all their problems, cheaply and effectively.
Location + IFTTT = Some mighty addicting ways to harness the power of your favorite web apps.
PayPal president David Marcus thinks people are mistaken thinking Bitcoin is a currency.