Loomia: a product-recommendation Web service
The maker of a downloadable plug-in for Facebook users nabs millions in a first round of funding from investors including Asset Management and Peacock Equity.
Social-recommendation site hopes to go beyond the likes of StumbleUpon by suggesting content to you based on what your Facebook friends have been checking out.
Greylock Partners and Tugboat Ventures invest in recommendation upstart from former Amazon executive.
Sight unseen, Rafe picks the most interesting start-ups from Tuesday's Under the Radar conference.
In the next two weeks, researchers will issue numbers on how much VCs invested in the first quarter of 2008. But early projections of financing deals suggest that venture activity isn't waning--at least in the first quarter.
From James Bond to Indiana Jones to German goth rockers to Lego radios, there's more to IFA than big TVs. We picked some of the silliest and sexiest sights, often both at the same time...