Buddy lands $1M to help developers manage apps across platforms

Buddy Platform today is announcing that it has secured $1 million in seed financing, and rolled its service for managing apps across various platforms. Investors in the Kirkland company include San Francisco’s Transmedia Capital and Crestlight Venture Productions, as well angel investors such as Jeff Ravencraft, Kirk Drage, Nick Foskett and Christina Storm. More than 6,000 developers… Read More


Ignition backs Parse, another hot San Francisco startup

Another day, another investment by Ignition Partners in the Bay Area. The Bellevue venture capital firm, which earlier this week announced that it was leading a $40 million deal in Palo Alto, California-based Cloudera, has pumped $5.5 million into San Francisco-based Parse. Parse helps developers manage the back-end of mobile applications, similar to what former Microsofties… Read More