Competing for buzz and cash: Startup 2009 conference

June 3, 2009

It’s too late to get tickets for today’s Startup 2009 conference in NYC, but you almost don’t even need to be there. Event co-host Silicon Alley Insider, a NYC tech blog, is streaming the entire conference via live video now (watch below) and attendees inside are busy giving a blow-by-blow on Twitter.

from DealZone:

E Ink sale not much of a VC payday

June 2, 2009

E Ink's "electronic paper" is the special sauce that makes e-book readers like the Amazon Kindle possible, but it hasn't proven to be much of a meal for its venture capital backers.