New York Silicon Alley Weekly Newsletter
ich companies should Yahoo acquire next? What’s the secret to a successful
start-up ecosystem in New York city? When is Facebook stock worth the buy?
While most venture capitalists tend to ask fairly uniform questions, that’s not so
with angels, who have varying degrees of experience in the entrepreneurial sceneand come from many disciplines, explained Tim Pelura, CEO of biotech startupImm
unome. “There’s a big difference in the level of sophistication among angels,”
Wikinvest got its start five years ago as exactly that: a wiki for investments. Now,after tracking $30 billion worth of assets, the company has twisted that data into aconsumer site with better tools, a better interface, and a business model.
Today we are thrilled to announce an integration with Spigit’s ICON platform, a new
crowdsourcing tool that gives employees a quick way to tap their coworkers forideas, knowledge and feedback.
There’s no shortage of restaurant review
apps on the market, but none combinedesign and personalized recommendations like Ness.
Mobile ad and monetization platform Tapjoy is announcing a new $5 million fund
the “Tapjoy Asia Fund” –
which aims to support development and marketing of free-to-play mobile games on both iOS and Android.
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