Time Warner Investments Posts

iSocket receives $5 million in funding

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iSocket is a service that sells ads on behalf of brands and publishers. The company has raised $5 million in a new round of funding led by Time Warner Investments with participation from Condé Nast, R&R Venture Partners, and Vivi Nevo.
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Bleacher Report Co-Founder Bryan Goldberg Raises $6.5 Million For Bustle

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Bryan Goldberg is on fire.  He sold sports media company Bleacher Report to Turner Media last year for over $200 million.  Now he is starting a new company called Bustle.  Bustle has raised $6.5 million in seed and Series A funding.  Investors that participated in this round include Social + Capital Partnership, Time Warner Investments, Google Ventures, 500 Startups, Rothenberg Ventures, and several angel investors.
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Twitter Acquires TV Analytics Company Bluefin

Twitter has acquired Bluefin, a TV analytics company.  This acquisition is believed to be Twitter’s large acquisition to date.  Twitter definitely spent over $40 million on the acquisition since that is what they spent on TweetDeck two years ago.

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Maker Studios Raises $36 Million

Maker Studios is a company that has raised $36 million in funding led by Time Warner Investments.  Other investors that participated in this round include Greycroft Partners, GRP Partners, Downey Ventures, Elisabeth Murdoch, FUEL, Jon Miller, M+C, Ynon Kreiz, Daher Capital, and Jon Landau.

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Adaptly Raises $10.5 Million Series B


Adaptly has raised $10.5 million in Series B funding. Adaptly is a company that manages Facebook ad campaigns, a $3 billion ad business. Adaptly helps marketers buy ads on other social platforms like Twitter and StumbleUpon. This round of funding was led by Valhalla Partners. Other participating investors include Time Warner Investments and Vivi Nevo. Adaptly previously raised $2.7 million.
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CrowdStar Raises $23 Million In First Round Of Funding Led By Intel Capital and Time Warner


CrowdStar is a social gaming company that has just raised $23 million in a first round of funding led by Intel Capital and Time Warner Investments. CrowdStar will be using the funding to hire additional talent and globally expand.
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Wal-Mart Acquires Kosmix For Over $300 Million


Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NYSE:WMT) has acquired Kosmix for over $300 million according to a source with AllThingsD. Kosmix is a social media platform company that has raised $55 million in funding from Time Warner Investments, Accel Partners, Lightspeed Venture Partners, DAG Ventures, Bezos Expeditions, Jonathan Miller, and Ed Zander.
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Simulmedia Raises $8M From Time Warner


Simulmedia has raised $8 million from Time Warner Investments. Other investors include Avalon Ventures and Union Square Ventures. Simulmedia has raised a total of $12 million.
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