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Monthly Archives: February 2012

Posted at 8:50 am

2012 Feb 28

Why Videos Go Viral 0

As TED2012 kicks off today, here’s an excellent 7 minute TED Talk by a guy who gets paid to watch YouTube videos.   We’re proud to have been one of the 10,000 parodies of Rebecca Black’s “Friday.”  

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2012 Feb 24

Bazaarvoice IPO 0

We couldn’t be prouder of our portfolio company Bazaarvoice on their Initial Public Offering.   Brett and Michael and Sam and the entire team built something really special, with passion and dedication and hard work and fun along the way.    We’re also excited as this is the very first IPO by a First Round

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Posted at 1:55 pm

2012 Feb 22

FRC is the most active VC in NYC 1

According to Crain’s New York Business, First Round Capital was the most active VC in the New York Metro in 2011 by number of investments. Here’s the full list by number of 2011 investments First Round Capital                   25 RRE Ventures                             21 Lerer Ventures                           20 Connecticut Innovations        17 SV Angel                                      16 Union Square

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Posted at 6:29 am

2012 Feb 15

Aereo 0

We’re excited to be investors in Aereo, the service announced yesterday that allows users to stream and record over-the-air broadcast television on connected devices like PCs and iPads.   It launches initially in New York City on March 14th and is priced at $12/month after a 30 day free trial.  We’re in good company with CEO

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