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start-up funding

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Start-up ZocDoc announces $50 million funding round

The medical appointment booking service plans to use the DST Global investment to expand its presence to more cities nationwide.

By August 2, 2011

 
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F-U-N-D-E-D

F-U-N-D-E-D is a regular column looking -- and sometimes laughing -- at what Silicon Valley has backed in the last week.

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Camera start-up GoPro secures funding

This story was updated to correct the specs of the lower-end GoPro camera.

By May 5, 2011

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Camera start-up GoPro secures funding

The camera market is overcrowded with major players, but a small company called GoPro that makes cameras for action videos convinced venture capitalists it's got prospects.

By May 5, 2011

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Chip start-up Tilera lands $45 million in funding

Tilera, a company that supplies many-core processors, says it has raised an additional $45 million in financing.

By January 18, 2011

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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

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GE funds energy start-ups in smart grid contest

General Electric and VC partners to invest $55 million in 12 start-ups while GE to make $10 million to students to encourage training in electric power engineering.

By November 16, 2010

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Start-up GridGlo taps smart-meter data deluge

New company gets funding to crunch data from meters and other sources to create energy efficiency profiles for utilities and to make data available for third-party app developers.

By May 11, 2011

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Green chip start-up gets $48 million in funding

Silicon start-up Smooth-Stone seeks to use the power thriftiness of ARM processors to reduce the energy consumption at large data centers.

By August 15, 2010

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Skype founders raise funds for European start-ups

Niklas Zennström and Janus Friis' company Atomico is looking for early-stage companies that can provide "outsized returns."

By March 23, 2010

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Location start-up SimpleGeo maps out funding

CNET learns that the Series A round, which closed late last week, was led by First Round Capital and includes contributions from prominent Valley angel investors.

By November 30, 2009