seed funds

  • Amazon Makes A Play For Startups With Its AWS Activate Service Bundle And Support Network

    Amazon Makes A Play For Startups With Its AWS Activate Service Bundle And Support Network

    Amazon’s AWS cloud services division has become one of the go-to places for startups looking for hosting and other services for their apps and other business. Today, Amazon redoubled its efforts to target new ones with the launch of AWS Activate, a bundle of services that offers startups and the incubators and accelerators that support them assistance in the form of training, geniuses… Read More

  • Jeff Clavier’s SoftTech VC Raises $55 Million For Fund III

    Jeff Clavier’s SoftTech VC Raises $55 Million For Fund III

    The micro-VCs are growing up. Case in point: Jeff Clavier, who started out as an angel investor backing Web 2.0 companies and then transitioned his portfolio into a more formal venture firm, SoftTech VC. Clavier just finished raising a total of $55 million for SoftTech’s third fund. SoftTech’s main focus is on three areas: mobile, next-generation e-commerce, and cloud-based services. Read More