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  • Investor Austin Hill Cashes Out Of BumpTop And Standout Jobs On The Same Day

    Investor Austin Hill Cashes Out Of BumpTop And Standout Jobs On The Same Day

    It is only Monday, but Canadian seed investor and serial entrepreneur Austin Hill is having a pretty good week. Two of his portfolio startups were acquired this week. The biggest exit was BumpTop, which Google snapped up for a rumored $25 million to $35 million. Hill was one of the first seed investors in BumpTop, which raised less than $2 million total. BumpTop's 3D desktop interface and… Read More

  • DEMO 2008 Companies Roundup

    DEMO 2008 Companies Roundup

    With the DEMO 2008 conference kicking off today, a bunch of tech companies are making announcements. Here are some of the highlights: BitGravity Content delivery network BitGravity is launching its streaming video offering, BG LiveBroadcast. The company aims to make streaming video online as instantaneous and high-quality as streaming video on TV, while adding an extra layer of interactivity and… Read More