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O'Reilly makes Foo Camp a startup land

Tim O'Reilly is creating a startup camp to help coach entrepreneurs. But why not take it one step further and align technology founders with the businesspeople who can turn their ideas into cash?

By May 21, 2008


Competitive unease hovers over Web 2.0

The Web 2.0 Summit conference in San Francisco made plenty of attendees and speakers nervous about the level of ill will in the Valley these days. But here's a thought: Isn't that just business?

By November 18, 2010


Big changes needed in the venture capital market

Venture capital firms are struggling as exits for start-ups dwindle, which suggests a need for VCs to change.

By September 18, 2009


HTML5 start-up Strobe secures funding

O'Reilly and Hummer-Winblad have invested in a company aiming to help bring a snazzy interface to online publishing--both with apps and on the Web.

By December 1, 2010


littleBits goes big, closes $3.65 million funding round

The open-source "Lego of the future" takes it next steps.

By July 18, 2012


Foursquare hits 20 million users, 2 billion check-ins

The company announced back in June that it had 10 million users registered worldwide. That number has since doubled.

By April 16, 2012


Foursquare gets $50M to 'make the world easier to use'

Funding round was expected, and comes in a week when Foursquare hit a significant milestone of 10 million registered users.

By June 24, 2011


Hot hardware: The smart money's taking notice

Helped by the rise of mobility and cloud computing, hardware startups are pulling in big investments.

By July 31, 2013


TripIt nabs $5.1 million from old-school travel powerbroker

Travel upstart raises millions from Sabre Holdings and German investment group European Founders Fund. Must be room for some online innovation in the business.

By April 17, 2008


Evan Williams' media startup Medium raises $25M

The publishing platform that's a mix between Twitter and Blogger gets a hefty wad of cash in venture capital funding.

By January 28, 2014