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Velocity raises $22.5M Series B to build ‘Uber for Experiences’

Digital hospitality platform Velocity announced this week that, following its $16 million Series A last year, the company raised $22.5 million led by DIG Investments. The company creates curated dinin

Mobile payment app PaidEasy buys Happy, first winner of the Make It In Brooklyn pitch competition

Just over a year after it won the inaugural Make It In Brooklyn pitch competition (and the $50,000 cash prize that went with it) the Brooklyn-based startup Happy has been acquired by PaidEasy, a New Y

Maide Turns Your iPad Into A 3D Controller

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Inspiring: Kik Founder Donates $1M To Kickstart University of Waterloo Seed Fund

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2011/03/ted.png" /> The founder of messaging app <a href="http://kik.com">Kik</a>, 23-year-old entrepreneur <a href="http://www.crunchbase.com/person

Hands on galleries of Velocity Mobile’s new handsets (103, 83, 301)

Velocity Mobile brought a trio of shiny new handsets to CTIA today, and we got to spend just a bit of time with all three: the 103, 83, and 301. In the flurry of crazy that is CTIA scheduling, I wasn&

Velocity Mobile launches at CTIA

Launching at CTIA is Velocity Mobile, a new smartphone player. The only downside is they run Windows Mobile. Heh. The company’s first two WinMo devices, the Velocity 103 and 111 will run on 3.5G, ha