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Daily Roundup for 2008-02-29

New York Comes to Silicon Valley The relationship between the venture capitalists of Sand Hill Road and the securities firms and power investors of Wall Street has long been a cozy one. VCs hoping for a return on their investments will need banks eventually, while Wall Street needs VCs to nurture the most promising startups until they’re ready to go public. Or do they? Lately, some of New York’s biggest players have been cherry-picking the best pre-IPO investments for thems

Daily Roundup for 2007-12-14

Technology Review: Microsoft buys Multimap for undisclosed amount Microsoft Corp. said Wednesday it has acquired a United Kingdom online mapping company to enhance its existing Windows Live Web-based services.The software maker did not say what it paid for Multimap, which provides street-level maps, travel directions and local information. Multimap also offers hotel and restaurant-booking services and builds private-label mapping tools for companies, including Hilton Hotels a

 

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