GitHub Valued at $750M With First Outside Funding Ever
By Datamation.com Staff | Article Published July 10, 2012
Andreessen Horowitz invested $100 million in the social coding site.
Tags: open source, website, venture capital, coding, github
Why Silicon Valley Never Dies
By Mike Elgan | Article Published December 08, 2010
Silicon Valley is once again on a roll, fueled by its peculiar combination of naked Gold-Rush greed, California optimism and Bay Area anarchy.
Tags: developers, Silicon Valley, venture capital, start-up, VC
VC Spending Slumps in 3Q But Software Still On Top
By Larry Barrett | Article Published November 05, 2010
Latest venture capital spending figures show the U.S. economy is still in a significant malaise but software firms did manage to garner the lion's share of seed money.
Tags: software, wireless, social media, venture capital, VC
IBM Extends Helping Hand to Software Startups
By Larry Barrett | Article Published April 01, 2010
Big Blue announces it will give away free access to its software and technologists to startups as part of its Smarter Planet marketing strategy -- and build its brand in the process.
Tags: software, IBM, developers, venture capital, start ups