Posts Tagged ‘Betaworks’

Real-Time Turned Out To Be The Real-Deal For Betaworks

PandoDaily reported this weekend that Betaworks, a company focused on making useful products for consuming real-time web, returned the $20 million capital it raised to their investors plus dividends while still maintaining their stocks in the company, all of this happening in 10 months time. Betaworks’ achievement may be mainly due to its sale of Groupon [...]

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Andy Weismann Exits Betaworks, Hops Aboard Union Square Ventures

That’s right. No less than the co-founder of business accelerator Betaworks has made a graceful exit. The real shocking part is Andy Weismann, who allegedly had a conflict of interest with Betaworks’ own VC backers, has now joined Union Square Ventures. Thankfully, there’s not much of a hubbub or the slightest hint of awful controversy. [...]

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Betaworks Set To Unveil News.me

The initial flurry of press touted News.me as The New York Times’ answer to the Murdoch-Jobs tablet newspaper The Daily. Turns out those reports were a tad innacurate. The New York Times has already confirmed that the News.me app was an R&D project sold to Betaworks in exchange for Bit.ly equity. The Betaworks guys are now [...]

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Betaworks Teams Up with Times for New Social News Service

Betaworks, a New York-based tech incubator, is now in partnership with The New York Times in developing a personalized news service to the public: News.me Just like mother hens, Betaworks and The Times have been, so to speak, warming up the News.me egg for six months now, and it will hatch sometime before this year [...]

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