• Footbo Raises $2.5 Million, Swings For The Fences With New Fantasy Baseball Game

    Exclusive – Footbo, a provider of interactive sports sites and applications, has raised an additional $2.5 million from Pitango, the Israeli VC firm who has now invested about $4.5 million in the startup. Footbo announced the financing round as it formally launches its latest venture, 11Runs, a new fantasy baseball game. The new initiative is Footbo’s latest move as it vies for… Read More

  • (Real) Football Social Network Kicks-Off

    For the benefit of TechCrunch’s American readers, let’s first set a basic ground rule for this post: Football = Soccer. You know, the game played 90 minutes that can end in a 0-0 draw but can still be regarded as an excellent match. With that out of the way… Second to the iPhone 2.0 announcement (and maybe the Yahoo-Google deal), what was the most important event of last week? Read More