John Furrier on Venture Capital: Freestyle Capital Closes Early Stage $27 million dollar venture fund

Mark 'Rizzn' Hopkins | September 13th

Freestyle Capital Exploding on The Scene Closes $27m Fund, More Exits Coming Two respected tech entrepreneurs Josh Felser and Dave Samuel officially announced their early-stage VC firm Freestyle Capital. Although Dan Primack of Fortune Term Sheet...»

John Furrier on Venture Capital: Menlo Ventures $20 million dollar fund

Mark 'Rizzn' Hopkins | September 13th

Menlo Ventures Launches $20 Million Early Stage/Talent Fund Shervin Pershevar announced on stage at the AOL TechCrunch Disrupt 2011 conference that he and Menlo Ventures has started a $20 million fund. The fund will be...»

SAP’s Balancing Act

Jeffrey Kelly | September 13th

LAS VEGAS - SAP is at an inflection point not unlike it found itself 25 years ago. Back then, SAP put all its money on R3. This time SAP is betting the house on an in-memory data processing...»

WeVideo Enters to the Cloud with Social Editing Platform

Saroj Kar | September 13th

Cloud-based collaboration tools are a jewel in the crown for lots of enterprises, including start-up ventures.  WeVideo, which is making its debut at the DEMO fall 2011 conference this week, is one such...»

Nirvanix Investor Lands Farah Giga, Grows Hardware Interest

Maria Deutscher | September 13th

IT VC firm Valhalla Ventures announced that it hired of Farah Giga, previously a strategy and business development manager at Hewlett-Packard.  She will serve as a principal, focusing on enterprise hardware investments.  At 28...»

Wil Wheaton on How to Turn Off a Kindle

Wil Wheaton | September 13th

I realize that there isn't a whole lot of overlap between common sense and air travel these days, but can we please stop pretending that a Kindle is an electronic device that has to be turned off during...»

Cloud Security Forges Partnerships as Industry Bubbles with Opportunity

Maria Deutscher | September 13th

European end-point cybersecurity provider BullGuard turns to security firm Commtouch in a partnership designed to integrate the latter technology with BullGuard’s offerings. Specifically, Commtouch’s Anti-Spam and GlobalViewURL Filtering products will be included in BullGuard’s Internet Security 12, the...»

Dell Taking Advantage of Shaky PC Market

Mellisa Tolentino | September 13th

Personal computer companies suffered from low sales as mobile devices gained traction, and it seems like server makers are soon to follow, as companies like Facebook and Google are leading the DIY server trends,...»

Gluster Invests in Partnership Strategy, Teams with NAS Provider

Maria Deutscher | September 13th

Open-source storage software developer Gluster is growing, and expanding its partnerbase has proven to be a very effective strategy so far. The latest announcement from the company says it partnered up with Savage IO, a...»

HP PC Dilema Sheds Light on Consumer, Enterprise Cloud Dynamic

Kristen Nicole | September 13th

HP may have taken some confusing swerves in the past few weeks, appearing uncertain about the future of PCs or where it fits into that market.  The newest CEO Leo Apotheker comes from a software...»