Your taxes are to fund development of 'wonder material' graphene and a big data institute named after scientist and war hero Alan Turing.
F-U-N-D-E-D is a regular column looking -- and sometimes laughing -- at what Silicon Valley has backed in the last week.
The social media management tool squares away a humongous cash pile to grow and make acquisitions.
Paul Graham, founder of the prestigious incubator for startups, tells CNET the move has been several months in the making.
The company will use the cash to invest in late-stage companies.
The company that analyzes open information to help companies and governments make better decisions secures $10 million in series C funding from some Silicon Valley heavyweights.
Silver Lake Kraftwerk, funded by Silver Lake and Soros Fund Management, is a newly created fund to invest in clean energy technology companies that need growth capital to scale up.
There's a real risk that innovation in green technologies will slow for lack of money and interest. Here's why we need a leaner, meaner green tech 2.0.
The latest venture capital numbers show a pullback from green tech, reflecting the challenging funding environment for green-tech start-ups.
The DOE's ARPA-E is funding energy research and development but the agency is seeking to engage large industrial companies to bridge the gap from lab to market.
Cleantech Group CEO says green-tech investors at diversified venture capital firms are facing more competition for attention from social media and Internet deals.