Nvidia CEO Jen-Hsun Huang sees Shield spurring the development of great Android games, which ultimately benefits its Tegra business.
Although Google's video site has supposedly courted Vevo before, rumor has it that it now wants a stake.
The story incorrectly said that YouTube had previously invested in Vevo. YouTube has only explored the possibility of an investment in the past.
Angel investors are funding much of the current startup boom, but startups should do their homework before signing over equity.
Reuters, citing the Asahi newspaper, reports Foxconn and Sharp won't reach a deal by month's end, but Foxconn may consider an investment later after Sharp creates a new business plan.
The year is shaping up to be the biggest for VCs deals in a decade--with a ton of activity from well-known startup backers and a new breed of investor.
Explained: How changing financial rules will affect technology startups -- and could amp up your exposure to those fledgling companies.
That's a generalization of findings made by Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation, an organization designed to promote entrepreneurship that invests in venture capital funds.
Once the hot category, venture investing in clean energy technologies is decidedly mixed, making it tougher for young green-tech businesses to get money to grow.
The latest venture capital numbers show a pullback from green tech, reflecting the challenging funding environment for green-tech start-ups.