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Daily Archives: January 17, 2013

Microsoft is looking to embrace tech startups, but a former company executive said it has a long way to go.

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Microsoft is looking to embrace tech startups, but a former company executive said it has a long way to go.

Ex-Microsoft Exec Trashes Former Employer — at a Microsoft Event

Microsoft assembled more than 200 tech entrepreneurs, investors and other industry types at its headquarters in Redmond, Washington, today for a series of presentations from members of the company’s business incubator. These events are designed to foster startups, promote Microsoft’s...

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After raising $21 million, BillFloat isn't stopping there. The company plans to raise debt financing later this year.

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After raising $21 million, BillFloat isn't stopping there. The company plans to raise debt financing later this year.

BillFloat Raises $21 Million to Expand Loan Offerings

Where does an online micro lender go when it needs money? To venture capitalists, of course. BillFloat, a three-year-old San Francisco-based startup, raised $21 million to fund its plans to sign on more partners in the banking, telecommunications and utilities...

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