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  • Groupon Buys eCommerce Data Targeting Startup (And Angelpad Alumnus) Adku

    Groupon Buys eCommerce Data Targeting Startup (And Angelpad Alumnus) Adku

    I love the smell of acquisitions in the morning! We’ve just heard that Groupon has acquired Adku, a stealth startup that uses big data in order to personalize the online shopping experience for people visiting eCommerce sites like eBay, Amazon and Zappos. The company built their personalized targeting technology in three months, and have basically been in stealth since they launched at… Read More

  • The Initial AngelPad Startups Get Their Wings

    The Initial AngelPad Startups Get Their Wings

    Back in August, we broke the news about AngelPad, a new incubator started by a group of seven ex-Googlers. A day later, we sat down with one of those ex-Googlers,┬áThomas Korte, to talk a bit about the project. At the time, the logistics of how everything would work were still being ironed out. Fast forward to today, not even three months later, and they’re having their first demo… Read More