Archive | January, 2013

Top Hardware & Infrastructure Deals for 2013

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $710,000,000 Mountain Cablevision Rogers Communications Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
2 $55,000,000 Telanetix Intermedia Hardware & Infrastructure Acquisition
3 $22,000,000 SolarFlare Consortium Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
4 $12,300,000 ScaleArc Consortium Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
5 $6,000,000 vArmour Networks Highland Capital Partners Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
6 $2,850,000 ipDataTEl Genesis Park, L.P., Tchoupitoulas Partners Hardware & Infrastructure Investment
7 $1,100,000 Quantance Undisclosed Hardware & Infrastructure Investment

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  1. Canadian Internet Provider Rogers Buys Mountain Cablevision, Wireless Spectrum Licenses From Shaw (Techcrunch)
  2. INTERMEDIA TO ACQUIRE TELANETIX (INTERMEDIA )
  3. SolarFlare Raises $22M More (SoCal Tech)
  4. ScaleArc Closes $12.3M Funding (FinSMEs)
  5. vArmour Secures $6M (Silicon Tap)
  6. ipDatatel Connects Into $2.85M (Northwest Innovation)
  7. Quantance Garners $1,100,000 New Funding (Xconomy)

Top Games Deals for 2013

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $19,000,000 Chartboost Consortium Games Investment
2 $7,000,000 Enter Crews Mobcast Games Acquisition

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  1. Chartboost Raises $19 Million From Sequoia And Others To Help Developers Promote Mobile Games (TechCrunch)
  2. Mobcast acquires online game developer Enter Crews for US$7M (E27)

Top Ecommerce Deals for 2013

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $25,200,000 The Iconic Summit Partners Ecommerce Investment
2 $20,000,000 Lazada Tengelmann Ecommerce Investment
3 $8,500,000 Adore Me Undisclosed Ecommerce Investment
4 $3,500,000 Kitsy Lane Consortium Ecommerce Investment
5 $2,600,000 JustFab Hillsven Capital, Brian and Lisa Sugar Ecommerce Investment
6 $1,600,000 Mizhe.com IDG Capital Partners Ecommerce Investment
7 $1,370,000 Bellabox Lance Kalish, Trevor Folsom Ecommerce Investment
8 $1,250,000 Tinypass Undisclosed Ecommerce Investment

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  1. Meet the co-founder of The Iconic: He’s 31 and has just scored another $25 million investment in the online retailer (Smart Company)
  2. Lazada, Rocket Internet’s Amazon Effort In Asia, Gets Nearly $20M More From Rocket Regular Tengelmann (Techcrunch)
  3. Adore Me Lands $8,494,142 New Funding (Xconomy)
  4. Etsy-Style Social Commerce Platform Startup, Kitsy Lane, Raises $3.5M Series A Led By Data Point Capital, Longworth Venture Partners(TechCrunch)
  5. JustFab Acquires Subscription-Based Kids Clothing Service FabKids (Techcrunch)
  6. IDG Brings Series A Funding to China’s Mizhe.com (Fashinvest)
  7. Beauty Box Startup Bellabox Raises $1.37 Million (Tech in Asia)
  8. Tinypass Garners $1,250,000 Seed Financing Round (Xconomy)

Top 20 Mobile & Apps Deals for January 2013

Deal No. Amount Paid (USD) Company Investor/Buyer Sector Deal Type
1 $293,000,000 Epocrates Athenahealth Mobile & Apps Public Acquisition
2 $25,000,000 Streetline Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
3 $23,000,000 TapIt Phunware Mobile & Apps Acquisition
4 $18,000,000 Keek Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
5 $13,500,000 AppGratis Iris Capital, Orange Publicis fund Mobile & Apps Investment
6 $7,700,000 Pontiflex Undisclosed Mobile & Apps Investment
7 $5,300,000 Telcentris SBD Global Fund Mobile & Apps Investment
8 $4,300,000 Heyzap Union Square Ventures, Qualcomm Mobile & Apps Investment
9 $4,000,000 Celtra Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
10 $3,000,000 Bloodhound FF Angel Mobile & Apps Investment
11 $3,000,000 Between Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
12 $2,600,000 Remitly Trilogy Equity Partnership Mobile & Apps Investment
13 $2,300,000 MobileSpan Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
14 $1,500,000 Vobi.com Trailblazer Capital Mobile & Apps Investment
15 $1,300,000 Mobiplex Brian Halla Mobile & Apps Investment
16 $1,300,000 Streamweaver Chris Kelly Mobile & Apps Investment
17 $1,300,000 Streamweaver Consortium Mobile & Apps Investment
18 $1,000,000 Desti Carmel, SRI International, Horizon Ventures Mobile & Apps Investment
19 $1,000,000 GoSpotCheck Undisclosed Mobile & Apps Investment
20 $750,000 Care Thread Slater Technology Fund Mobile & Apps Investment

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  1. Athenahealth Acquires Maker Of Popular Mobile Health Apps For Doctors, Epocrates, For $293M (TechCrunch)
  2. Mobile Parking Service Streetline Grabs $25M From True Ventures, Qualcomm, Citi (Forbes)
  3. Phunware Acquires Mobile Advertising Company TapIt Media Group For $23M (TechCrunch)
  4. Keek Closes $18M Funding (FinSMEs)
  5. AppGratis Raises $13.5M in Series A Funding (FinSMEs)
  6. Pontiflex Raises $7.7M For Its ‘Mobile Signup’ Ads (Techcrunch)
  7. Telcentris Raises $5.3M For Calling, Chatting, Faxing (And More) App VoxOx (Techcrunch)
  8. Mobile Gaming Platform Heyzap Confirms $4.3M Round From Union Square And Qualcomm (TechCrunch)
  9. Celtra Secures New Financing Round Led by Softbank Capital (Market Wire)
  10. Conference App Bloodhound’s Genius Growth Strategy Attracts $3M Series A Led By Thiel’s FF Angel (Techcrunch)
  11. Korean Couples App Between Raises $3 Million To Expand Into Japan And Other Markets (Techcrunch)
  12. Remitly, Formerly BeamIt, Raises $2.6M More For International Mobile Money Transfers (TechCrunch)
  13. YuMe (FinSMEs)
  14. Vobi Raises $1.5 Million For Online Collaboration That’s Kicked Off By Phone Calls (TechCrunch)
  15. Mobiplex Raises $1.3M in Funding (FinSMEs)
  16. Streamweaver Nabs $1.3M From Former Facebook Chief & Others To Bring The Split-Screen Experience To Mobile Video (Techcrunch)
  17. Streamweaver Secures $1.3M (FinSMEs)
  18. Desti Raises $1M in Seed Funding (FinSMEs)
  19. GoSpotCheck Raises $1.0M (TechRockies)
  20. Care Thread Raises $750K in Seed Funding (FinSMEs)