• DailyWorth Grabs $2 Million To Bring Quality Financial Advice To Women — Via The Inbox

    DailyWorth Grabs $2 Million To Bring Quality Financial Advice To Women — Via The Inbox

    In March of last year, DailyWorth, the personal finance daily email and community for women, raised an $850K seed round led by Robin Hood Ventures, with investors like Eric Schmidt’s TomorrowVentures, Social Leverage, 500 Startups, Venture51, Investors’ Circle, Joanne Wilson, David Cohen, Scott Becker, Peter Shankman, and Carol Chow getting in on the action. Now, it seems that some… Read More

  • mySpoonful Is Like A DailyCandy For Indie Music

    mySpoonful is a curated  website and email newsletter geared towards indie music fans who are too busy to trudge through more extensive sites like Pitchfork and Hypem. Says founder Dan Cohen, “There’s a lot of newspapers and blogs that kids have to read to keep up with the cool kids. We’re aiming at a different audience, a lot of people that are busy that are working and… Read More

  • Refinery29 Raises Seed Funding For Hyperlocal Fashion News Site

    There are a multitude of fashion news sites on the web that compete to provide up to date news on emerging designers, trends, sales and the hottest stores and boutiques to find collections. Fashion site Refinery29 has an different take on this model; the site hopes to provide hyperlocal fashion news to U.S. cities. Refinery29 has just raised seed funding (the startup declines to name how… Read More

  • DailyCandy Bought by Comcast for $125 Million

    Silicon Alley Insider is reporting that Comcast has bought newsletter service DailyCandy for an unconfirmed $125 million. The site caters to women interested in fashion, food, travel and other cosmopolitan topics. Comcast apparently beat out Viacom with its willingness to pay $5 million more than Viacom’s offer of $120 million. Bob Pittman of Pilot Group Ventures, the holding company… Read More