Seesaw has raised a $1 to $1.5 million seed round and plans to use it to build an app that will help you get advice from your friends in real time.
Subscription revenue is the new old thing, apparently.
Guest Post Here are some of the strangest startup blunders I’ve come across, and tips to avoid similar problems in your own company.
Launch.it, a New York City-based startup that has built a platform for managing and distributing news, has been tapped to power the onslaught of news coming from startups at the Consumer Electronics Show next month.
Editor’s Pick Seven startups will come together with expert “growth hackers” to address challenges in distribution and acquisition.
Udemy, the online learning platform that offers videos and live lectures from hundreds of expert instructors, has closed its second round of venture capital funding.
Naya Ventures announces a new $50 million for early-stage mobile and cloud companies.
Business accelerator DreamIt Ventures is showing off its latest class in Philadelphia at a Demo Day today.
Y Combinator just cut its startup class size down from 84 to a little fewer than 50 — nearly halving the amount of accepted startups, just like it recently halved the funding each company receives after graduating the program.
Nine startups from Montréal, Québec accelerator FounderFuel’s recent graduates are coming to Silicon Valley.
Guest Post How to get a two-sided marketplace startup like Airbnb, Exec, or eBay up and running — the painless way.
Guest Post Here are a few tips on how to save on startup legal costs while still getting the job done right.
Guest Post A market where only angels swoop in to provide necessary seed and early-stage capital is problematic … the angel market is much less efficient than established venture capital.
A leading academic worries that the ecosystem for entrepreneurs needs a lot of improvement.
A feast of funding news to warm up for your Thanksgiving feast.
Startup Minds accelerator program takes an innovative approach to forming ideas into successful businesses.
1 Million Cups is the most popular weekly startup event in Kansas City, and soon enough it will land in 18 more cities around the country.
The Startup Genome has analyzed 50,000 startups around the world to create what it is calling the first “data-driven ranking” of the top 20 tech hubs on the planet.
The most famous robot startup dinosaur on the Internet answers VentureBeat’s readers’ questions about building critical mass, dealing with demotivated cofounders, and balancing work and life.
“Social” is the secret sauce behind the technology deals coming out today.
Today’s Funding Daily considers how startups are like children, both need investments of time and money to grow.
Belly today arrived in San Francisco with 150 partner merchants ready to go live with quirky digital loyalty programs.
An overview of the sweet 16 funding stories that came out today.
In a move that will likely jump-start Kansas City’s startup scene, Google has begun installations of its groundbreaking Google Fiber service.
Guest Post Large tech companies have a rich tradition of “giving back,” but every company and every individual can find a way to support important social causes.
Today’s Funding Daily features one-bite samples of today’s hot investment news.
Editor’s Pick A pervasive myth exists among tech founders: If they build a product that consumers will love, it will magically trickle into Fortune 500 companies.
It might seem crazy, but Hamburg-based Tadaa is building a photo-sharing app that competes with Instagram.
Editor’s Pick Hermione Way, one of the stars of Bravo’s new reality show “Start-Ups: Silicon Valley,” is a polarizing figure. But she’s just being herself, she insists.
Running a magazine that writes about futuristic technology isn’t enough for Chris Anderson: He’s leaving to helm a company that actually makes futuristic tech.
A first of Movember overview of the deals that went down today in the technology sector.
There was so much funding news slated for today, we had to serve up a round in the morning.
Some of the hottest startups out right now are those in the payments sector. Square, Stripe, Flattr and Braintree are some leading the pack, as well as newcomer Gumroad, which wants to make it as easy to sell to followers as it is to share a link.
A big ol’ serving of today’s funding news.
A recap of today’s game of Funding Daily ball, with startups rounding the investment bases.
Uber’s CEO, Travis Kalanick, made a public appearance this weekend to make one thing very clear. He is not worried.
Editor’s Pick Entrepreneurs flocked to Stanford University to hear Mark Zuckerberg, the T-shirt wearing chief executive, open up about the early days of Facebook.
Editor’s Pick Here’s your chance to ask questions of FAKE GRIMLOCK, a giant robot dinosaur and “lean startup” advocate.
Funding news has an international flair today, with companies from around the world closing rounds.
Jungle Ventures raises pan-Asian super fund for startups