Circle Media Merges with S3i Media

S3i Digital and Circle Media, Inc. today announced its merger. The merger combines S3i Digital’s well-known sports marketing and technology expertise with Circle Media’s core competencies in big data, social commerce and marketing.

Silverton Opens New $75M Fund

Several tech news sources have been reporting this morning that Silverton Partners has raised it’s fourth fund in the amount of $75M.

WP Engine Appoints Heather Brunner as CEO

WP Engine, the premium managed hosting platform for websites and applications built with WordPress, today announced the appointment of Heather Brunner as CEO.

TicketBud Releases Major New Enhancements

Ticketbud, the greed-free online event registration and ticketing service, announces a new flexible pricing model and suite of platform enhancements including an interactive event page editor, intuitive event management dashboard and other added features to boost attendance, increase awareness and simplify the event registration process.

The Dilemma’s Innovators: Day 3 of SXSW V2V

The theme that resonated most for me on day 3, the final day, of SXSW V2V came from a phrase turned by Brian Solis during his Customer Experience presentation on Day 2, when he spoke about “the dilemma’s innovators” as a way of standing the book The Innovators’ Dilemma on its head. As wealthy as [...]

SXSW V2V Day 2: Community = Diversity

After a big Monday night of music and managed mayhem, Day 2 of SXSW V2V was another full program packed with speakers, mentoring, and special events. While Day 1 reminded one of the value of a smaller conference like V2V to complement (not replace!) a bigger conference like SXSW Interactive, Day 2 made clear another [...]

OneSpot Announces Breakthrough Content Sequencing Engine

OneSpot, the content advertising company that marries content marketing with the power, data intelligence, and infrastructure of online advertising, announced it is adding a Content Sequencing Engine as part of the OneSpot platform.

Famigo Announces New Mobile Content Lineup, Partnership with Mobile MUM

Famigo, a company providing safer experiences for children on mobile devices, today announced it has formed a strategic partnership with Mobile MUM, a provider of premium video content and educational apps for kids. Collectively, with the assistance of the developer community, Famigo can now ensure families, telecom carriers and OEMs have access to the newest child appropriate content available for mobile devices.

Q&A Wednesday :: Meritful

Today’s Q&A Wednesday is with Meritful, who recently relocated to Austin in a rather amusing way.

Postmaster Raises $600K Seed Round

Postmaster, the only smart and simple way to ship, track and save on small parcel shipping, today announced it has raised a seed investment round of $600,000. The round was led by Capital Factory, Cloud Power and Zelkova Ventures, as well as a consortium of angels. Postmaster will use the seed investment round to expand its development team, build additional carrier integrations, and expand its core features and functionality.