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Widget maker Gigya gets $11 million Series C

So much for economic belt-tightening. Just seven months after its Series B, Gigya has pulled in another funding round.

By October 1, 2008


Oracle buys maker of 3D retail software

The company said it will acquire Advanced Visual Technology, which makes space planning software for retailers.

By October 1, 2008


Maker's Mark distillery is bourbon lovers' nirvana

The oldest continually running distillery in the world is based in a tiny Kentucky town. Its product? One of the most loved liquors of all.

By June 25, 2008


Former Intel clone maker seeks buyer

The for-sale sign is up at Transmeta, once a supplier of Intel-compatible chips that later remade itself into a supplier of chip patents.

By September 24, 2008


HDTV makers turn to budget stores, larger screens

TV makers' next best opportunity to increase their business is to go big, according to industry leaders at HDTV conference in Los Angeles.

By September 16, 2008


Money shines on thin-film solar maker SoloPower

SoloPower is said to have raised $200 million to ramp up manufacturing of CIGS thin-film solar cells, another hefty funding for alternative, cheaper solar technology.

By September 12, 2008


Plug-in maker Fisker gets a funding recharge

By raising $65 million in a series C round, Fisker Automotive says it's still on target to deliver the Fisker Karma, a $80,000 plug-in hybrid sports car, by the end of next year.

By September 9, 2008


Paramount acquires game maker ScreenLife

Studio pays undisclosed price for maker of DVD game Scene It, in a move designed to boost its profile in DVD, online, and mobile gaming.

By September 2, 2008


Widget makers get a makeover

For makers of widgets--modest little pieces of software that let people do things like play games, annotate photos, or send "pokes" to each other on Facebook or MySpace--it seems the buzz has turned to a worrisome hush.

By August 21, 2008


Battery maker A123 Systems files to go public

Is the clean-tech IPO window starting to open? A123 Systems, a lithium-ion battery company spun out of MIT, files paperwork to go public.

By August 8, 2008