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  • Thursday, July 31, 2014

    Twitter Acquires Mitro For Technology Team

    San Francisco-based Twitter has acquired password management software developer Mitro, Mitro said Thursday, and has open sourced Mitro's tools. Financial terms of the buy were not disclosed. Mitro said that its team is joining Twitter to work on geo-related projects in New York....Continue →

     
  • Thursday, July 31, 2014

    Poptip Acquired By Palantir

    Poptip, a developer of social survey and feedback tools for brands, has been acquired by San Francisco-based Palantir, Poptip said this week. New York-based Poptip did not disclose financial details of the buy....Continue →

     
  • Thursday, July 31, 2014

    Glu Mobile Buys Cie Games

    San Francisco-based Glu Mobile, the developer and publisher of mobile and social games, said yesterday afternoon that it has acquired Cie Games, developer of the social/mobile game Racing Rivals....Continue →

     
  • Thursday, July 31, 2014

    ChargePoint Adds Energy Investor

    Campbell-based electric vehicle charging network operator ChargePoint said this week that it has added Constellation Technology Ventures, the venture capital arm of Excelon Corporation, as an investor. According to ChargePoint, it has now raised nearly $114M in funding....Continue →

     
  • Thursday, July 31, 2014

    Oracle Acquires TOA Technologies

    Redwood Shores-based Oracle announced this morning that it has agreed to acquired TOA Technologies, a developer of cloud-based software for managing field service personnel. Financial terms of the buy were not disclosed....Continue →

     
  • Wednesday, July 30, 2014

    Sifteo Acquired By 3D Robotics

    San Francisco-based interactive toy maker Sifteo has been acquired by 3D Robotics, the personal drone and UAV maker headed by former Wired editor Chris Anderson. Financial details of the acquisition were not announced. 3D Robotics is based in Berkeley, and is funded by Mayfield....Continue →

     
  • Wednesday, July 30, 2014

    ZipZap Finds $1.1M

    San Francisco-based Bitcoin and digital currency trading company ZipZap has raised $1.1M in a funding round, the company said Tuesday. The funding came from an AngelList Syndicate, 500 Startups, and Blumberg Capital. ZipZap lets consumers buy, sell, and use digital currency like Bitcoin....Continue →

     
  • Wednesday, July 30, 2014

    EmpoweredU Acquired By Qualcomm

    San Francisco-based EmpoweredU, the developer of mobile learning software led by Steve Poizner, has been acquired by mobile technology giant Qualcomm, the companies have announced this morning. Financial details of the buy were not disclosed....Continue →

     
  • Wednesday, July 30, 2014

    Gyft Acquired By First Data

    San Francisco-based Gyft, which operates a mobile gift card service, has been acquired by credit card processor First Data, the two said this morning. Financial terms of the buy were not disclosed....Continue →

     
  • Wednesday, July 30, 2014

    Green Charge Networks Finds $56M

    Santa Clara-based Green Charge Networks, a provider of energy storage financing services, has raised $56M in a financing round. The funding came from K Road DG....Continue →

     
  • Tuesday, July 29, 2014

    Kurbo Finds $5.8M In Funding To Fight Childhood Obesity

    San Francisco- and Palo Alto-based Kurbo Health, which develops a mobile app specifically aimed at reducing childhood obesity, has raised a $5.8M funding round....Continue →

     
  • Tuesday, July 29, 2014

    Luvocracy Acquired By WalmartLabs

    San Francisco-based social shopping service Luvocracy, which operates an online community focused on social discovery of products and sharing of product recommendations from friends and families, has been acquired by @WalmartLabs. Financial terms of the buy were not disclosed....Continue →

     
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