Genotrope Record: Awareness Formation Date: 2005 Funding Status: First Round Investors: Greylock, North Bridge Venture Partners Founders or Execs past companies: Microsoft Canada, Sqa, Authentica Industry: Enterprise Social Networks Offering Description: At the core of the Awareness solution is an on-demand social media platform that combines the full range of Web 2.0 technologies—blogs, wikis, discussionContinue reading “Awareness”
Genotrope Record: Playhard Formation Date: 2008 Funding Status: Series A Investors: NEA Founders or Execs past companies: Turbine Industry: Consumer Web, Online Sports Games Offering Description: Play Hard Sports is the first sports network in North America focused exclusively on developing, publishing and distributing exceptional sports games and entertainment across the Internet.
A lot of bits have been generated regarding the recent swipe TechCrunch took at the departing Chief Architect of Twitter. The personal taunting and Tabloid aspect have ticked off a few people. Of course the article had the desired effect from the TechCrunch perspective and the page views and comments are flying. The point IContinue reading “Coming Soon ! TechCrunch Puppet Show”
For those of you that attended Techcocktail last September, you will remember the great event put on by Brian Balfour and Jay Meattle and Geezeo. Well they are at it again with POPSignal. http://popsignal.eventbrite.com/ If you missed it last year be sure to try to attend. Don’t wait to sign up. See you there.
Genotrope Record: Doink Citation URL: Formation Date: 2007 Funding Status: Seed, Alpha test, accepting new user registration Investors: Self Funded Founders or Execs past companies: Dome Imaging, Mindreef Industry: Consumer Web, Animation and Web Graphics Offering Description: DoInk is a place to enjoy art and animation, and make your own. Company is DK Pictures. BuzzContinue reading “Doink.com DK Pictures”
Genotrope Record: Affine Systems Citation URL: Formation Date: 2007 Funding Status: Series A Investors: Highland Capital Founders or Execs past companies: Microsoft, Institute for Defense Analyses (IDA) Industry: Online Video, Online Advertising Offering Description: Our technology analyzes the visual content of videos and images “not just the metadata” to provide superior contextual advertising and brandContinue reading “Affine Systems”
Genotrope Record: Aprigo Citation URL: Formation Date: 2007 Funding Status: First Round Investors: Cedar Fund Founders or Execs past companies: EMC, NetApp Industry: Storage, Data Management Offering Description: aprigo is about data and the people that manage it on a daily business