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Startup advocates spar with French minister over job laws

Entrepreneurs at the LeWeb tech conference tell minister Arnaud Montebourg that the country is discouraging entrepreneurs and holding back employment. He responds, "We are not California. We are French."

By December 13, 2013


Fab to cut more than 100 jobs, 15 percent of site's workforce

The design e-commerce site says the cuts are due to its recent decision to transition away from its flash-sale business model.

By July 30, 2013


Fab nabs 'seven-figure' investment from Times of India

The rapidly growing e-commerce site, which is based in New York, will increase its focus on consumers in India.

By December 18, 2012


Search engine Blekko gets more funding

TechCrunch says stealth search engine Blekko has raised $3 million in a second round of financing.

By May 14, 2008


Fitbit raises $12 million in Series C funding

Maker of digital health and fitness devices says it will use the proceeds to grow its workforce.

By January 24, 2012


MyBlogLog founder to unveil new Web 2.0 service

The founder of the social network for bloggers, which sold to Yahoo last year, plans to launch a new company called Gnip.

By March 14, 2008


Friendster founder raises $1.7M for social startup Nuzzel

Jonathan Abrams' latest project raises seed round from investors including 500 Startups' Dave McClure.

By November 8, 2012


Fab.com raises $40M, led by Andreessen Horowitz

The popular design-focused e-commerce site is attracting big money and racking up a user base.

By December 7, 2011


Silicon Valley: Start-Ups episode 2 -- babies, incest, babies

The second outing of the Silicon Valley reality show on Bravo featured pain, more pain and even more pain. Oh, and 26-year-old worries about biological clocks.

By November 13, 2012


Series Seed normalizes VC term sheets

A new effort is under way to take the sting out of documenting early-stage venture financing. But that doesn't mean you don't have to pay attention.

By March 2, 2010