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Bubble 2.0 watch: Mowser withers away, founder seeks ‘real job’ (CNET)The site's founder wrote that his small start-up, which "translated" Web sites for mobile phone browsers, simply couldn't stay afloat and will likely close soon.
Powerful Web 2.0 based mapping resource offers one stop shop for … - LBS-zone.com (press release)
Webfuser 2.0 Extends Web Software Development to Non-Programmers - Biloxi Sun Herald
Study shows high demand for wireless skills from IT managers - Inquirer.net
Farecast sold in $75 million deal: media (eyefortravel.com)Travel search site Farecast has reportedly been sold in a deal that values the company at more than $75 million. According to seattlepi.nwsource.com , the development was attributed to a source with knowledge of the situation.
Government 2.0 presents global opportunity - FCW.com
Nothing venture capitalised, nothing gained - Times Online
RiverVest closes second venture capital fund on $75m - AltAssets
New Enterprise Forum Hosts Interactive Discussion of Web 2.0 Technologies and Associated New BusinesNew Enterprise Forum will host Americas Next Top Business Model, a discussion of Web 2.0 business models, their potential, and impact. The event takes place at 5:00 p.m. on Thursday, April 17, at the Holiday Inn North Campus, 3600 Plymouth Road in Ann Arbor, Michigan.
Venture capitalist bullish on IT in Atlantic Canada - Telegraph-Journal
Business Column: Venture capital might be an option - Times Herald-Record
Transol Acquires 70% Interest In Quick Links To Establish JV Company - Quick Facts (Nasdaq)(RTTNews) - Transol Corp. Ltd. (TASLF.PK) announced that it has signed term sheet with Quick Links Pty Ltd. to establish Joint Venture company for commercialization of Qucik-links Enterprise Web 2.0 e-Learning, collaboration and Community software platform or QL software in Australia and New Zealand.
Reducing Financial Risk for New Technologies - RedOrbit
Venture capital has 'better' year - Scotsman
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6 Questions: One-on-One with Dr. Tim McTiernan, Ph.D., executive … - CanadianBusiness.com
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The Canadian-born, U.S.-headquartered MDC Partners has acquired a majority stake in Capital C and Kenna, two Toronto-area agencies.
GigPark announced on August 24th, that they had been purchased by the Yellow Pages. Hey Noah, congratulations to you and the team there.
The Ontario government is doing something truly unique and laudable says John Albright of JLA Ventures. Last week Ontario's Ministry of Research and Innovation announced a new $205-million fund to help stimulate the province's early-stage ventures.
According to a University of Laval Professor, Canada's Labour Sponsor Funds kill innovation rather than create it. Read the press release here.
MediaScrape lands new venture round of $3.2 million. Chris Dingle has been appointed President and Chief Technology Officer. Mr. Dingle was the founding CTO of 24/7 Real Media which sold recently to WPP for $637 million.
University Technologies International (UTI) - IGNITE - announces the closing of two first-round financings for two IGNITE companies, Profero Energy Inc. and Circle Cardiovascular Imaging Inc.
Kleer Inc. based in California but with a plant in Ottawa landed a $28 million round for its wireless audio product development.
The Ottawa Citizen ran this story a few days ago. We've been saying this for years now. When will the public sector make it easier for investment in the province's tech sector?
Rick Nathan of the Canadian Venture Capital Association has an optimistic view of the current credit crunch.
MSBi Capital announces the addition of two new partners François Gauvin and John Elton.