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IBM confirms it will acquire Atlanta's Silverpop, two weeks after deal r...
Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed. But, sources said IBM offered to pay about three-times Silverpop's $80 million-to-$90 millio
Scoutmob raises $3M as the Atlanta startup pivots to e-commerce - Atlant...
The Series B raise from existing investors comes as the mobile technology startup pivots from a daily deal service to an artsy e-commerce bu
Georgia Tech researchers want to kill the smartphone passcode with
LatentGesture learns a person’s ‘touch signature,’ then continuously compares it to how the current user is interacting with the device. If
Bitcoin services startup BitPay raising $30M; TTV Capital could invest -...
BitPay's software tools allow online merchants to collect payments over the bitcoin peer-to-peer payment network. The company plans to add 6
Smart meter maker Sensus to acquire Atlanta data startup Verdeeco - Atla...
Raleigh-based Sensus, which is expected to announce the acquisition next week, paid nearly $5 million for the two-year-old startup, accordin
Betline & Co. layers on to Atlanta's startup building infrastruc...
Beltline & Co will assemble the best designers, developers and founders in the city. All of the activity around startups in Atlanta is great
Pindrop dials up Midtown expansion; relos HQ to Biltmore Hotel - Atlanta...
Pindrop has quadrupled its office space, leasing 12,000 square feet at Biltmore Hotel. The Georgia Tech spinoff, which is developing phone c
NCR eyes Midtown Atlanta for HQ; may add 1,200 jobs - Atlanta Business C...
Financial technology firm eyes 225,000-to-275,000 square foot build-to-suit campus near Technology Square
IBM in acquisition talks with Atlanta's Silverpop - Atlanta Business Chr...
Big Blue is said to be offering about three-times Silverpop's revenues. The Atlanta-based marketing automation firm considered IPO.
Scoutmob co-founder Michael Tavani exits as startup reinvents itself - A...
Tavani, who has a boxer’s physique and a soft spot for plaid shirts, is reinventing himself into a builder of companies.
15 years after the dot com bust, startup fever returns to Atlanta - Atla...
Scorched by the dot-com bust, investors — venture capital and angel — abandoned early-stage investing with the swiftness of a fair-weather F
Digital coupon site Scoutmob clips workforce - Atlanta Business Chronicle
One source put the cuts at “75 percent of the workforce.
Atlanta's BitPay expands HQ, fueled by Bitcoin demand - Atlanta Business...
Even as the fate of cryptocurrency Bitcoin whipsaws amidst controversy and volatility, one Atlanta-based Bitcoin services company is doublin
SoloHealth founder steps down as CEO in C-suite shakeup - Atlanta Busine...
A management shakeup at a fast-growing Atlanta health care software company has led to a change in control.
Flatiron redevelopment could turn Downtown Atlanta into startup hub - At...
The redevelopment of the historic Flatiron Building in downtown Atlanta could trigger a startup renaissance in the city's core.
Apple puts the mobile in automobile with CarPlay - Atlanta Business Chro...
While the world obsessively reads the tea leaves on Apple's impending foray into wearables and televisions, the electronics giant is motorin
Flatiron Building could be redeveloped into entrepreneurship hub - Atlan...
The historic Flatiron Building in downtown Atlanta could be redeveloped into an incubator to foster entrepreneurship in the city's core.