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Blue Yard Capital and Earlybird Capital join Disrupt Berlin in December

Berlin will see Disrupt Europe, our major conference, arrive this December, featuring some of the best known names from the Valley and Europe. Ciarán O’Leary of Blue Yard Capital and Christian Nage

Seerene Raises $5M To Help IT Departments Monitor Software Performance

Seerene, an analytics platform that helps companies see how their other software is performing, has raised $5 million in seed funding and opened an office in Hong Kong, its first in Asia. The round wa

With $23M From Accel And Salesforce, CartoDB Will Bring Mapping To The Masses

So maybe you’ve heard that deforestation is destroying 200 kilometers of the world's forests each day. Obviously, that doesn’t sound good. But visualize this data on a map of the world, and it’s

Ascribe Raises $2 Million To Ensure You Get Credit For Your Art

Digital scarcity is an oxymoron. Unless it isn’t. Thanks to a recently funded startup called Ascribe, artists and writers can now create unique copies of their work that can be bought and sold a

German Online Loans Platform Smava Raises $16M

Here comes some more funding for a European financial tech company specialising in online loans. Germany’s Smava — a peer-to-peer lending platform where investors provide the funds to l

Number26 Grabs $10.6 Million To Bring Its Bank Of The Future To Everyone

It feels like Number26 opened its doors yesterday, but the young startup just raised a $10.6 million Series A round (€10 million) from Peter Thiel’s Valar Ventures, with Daniel S. Aegerter and

Earlybird invests $2 million in social media analytics firm Socialbakers

<img src="http://eu.beta.techcrunch.com/wp-content/uploads/socialbakers.png" class="shot2" /> Social media analytics company <a href="http://www.socialbakers.com/">Socialbakers</a>, previously known

Earlybird Invests $2 Million In Social Media Analytics Firm Socialbakers

Social media analytics company <a href="http://www.socialbakers.com/">Socialbakers</a>, previously known as <a href="https://beta.techcrunch.com/2010/12/01/pop-quiz-who-requested-facebook-stats-portal

Earlybird Hatches The Term “European Comeback”

I just couldn’t keep my big Tweeter shut. When I publicly dismissed the soundness of his <a href="http://www.reuters.com/article/2011/07/27/idUS365467248620110727">widely</a> <a href="http://gigaom.

Mobile ad network madvertise secures series A round

<img src="http://eu.beta.techcrunch.com/wp-content/uploads/madvertise.jpg" alt="" title="madvertise" width="234" height="85" class="shot" />[Germany] Berlin-based mobile ad network <a href="http://www