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2012-06-13 09:40:05

European venture firm Balderton Capital is dumping its 13% stake in social gaming company Sulake, creator of the popular online teen game Habbo, over revelations of "explicitly sexual interactions" among players on the site. Balderton had been an investor in Sulake for the past eight years, and was its second largest shareholder.  The venture capital firm said it was also resigning from Sulake´s board of directors. “We didn´t take this decision lightly, as we have...

2012-06-11 23:00:48

Using offline interactions and community building Boomtowrack takes aim at localizing Chicago's social experience. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) June 11, 2012 Boomtownrack is a local news aggregate and social center for Chicago. Its aim is to create a local online community that promotes offline interaction. The founder believes that social media interaction is important in today's world, but that in-person, face-to-face interaction is paramount to building real relationships. Boom Chicago users can...

2012-06-07 23:00:45

SEOMiracle.com decided to offer a new social media monitoring tool that helps in discovering a website´s tweets, shares, likes and more. Miami Beach, FL (PRWEB) June 07, 2012 Social media became popular a few years ago when websites like Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, StumbleUpon and Reddit decided to bring different social levels together and connect them across the world. A number of articles have been writing about the importance of social media monitoring tools and how crucial is to...

2012-06-04 23:01:48

Motion To Dismiss Cancer, a team formed to raise money for The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society is announcing the final round of the “2012 Venture Capital Master´s Lunch Series” auction where anyone can bid to win private meetings with some of Silicon Valley´s top venture capitalists and start-up founders–with all proceeds supporting LLS and its work with blood cancer research. The final round, running from 12:00pm PDT on June 4—7, brings together some of...

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Reid Hoffman
2013-09-19 09:30:28

Reid Hoffman, born August 5, 1967, is an American entrepreneur, venture capitalist and author. Hoffman is best known as the co-founder of LinkedIn, a social network used primarily for business connections and job searching. Hoffman was born in Stanford, California, the son of Deanna Ruth Rutter and William Parker Hoffman, Jr. and grew up in Berkeley, California. He attended high school at The Putney School, where he farmed maple syrup, drove oxen and studied epistemology. He graduated from...

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