BillGuard – Fends Off VCs in $10M Series B Round

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BillGuard has raised $10 Million in their Series B round of financing. Investors include bigtime funds like Khosla Ventures, Peter Thiel’s Founder’s Fund, Eric Schmidt’s Innovation Endeavors; previous investors Bessemer Venture Partners and IA Ventures also contributed to this round Continue Reading

Adap.tv Raises $20 Million

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Following Wix’s $40 million announcement yesterday – growth capital seems to be the name of the game in Israel this week. Adap.tv, the video advertising company started by Shopping.com’s founder and former CTO Amir Ashkenazi, has announced a $20 million series C Continue Reading

Israeli startup Wix Raises $40 Million, Wants to Become a Large Company in Israel

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Wix, the Israel-based flash website platform, has announced a D round of $40 million. The new investors in the round are Insight Venture Partners and DAG ventures who joined previous investors Benchmark Capital, Bessemer Venture Partners and Mangrove Capital Partners that also participated in the round. Continue Reading

Soluto and Boxee Get Nominated for Crunchies Award

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Two Israeli startups are nominated as Finalists in the 2011 Techcrunch Crunchies award. Soluto is nominated for best international startup and Boxee box for best new device. See the latest with these two companies and cast your vote! Continue Reading