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YouTube announced a plan to provide hundreds of content channels including WWE, Machinima and others as the site begins to build more lean back experiences.
Hulu has signed an agreement with the C to stream same season episodes of Gossip Girl and other shows.
SecondMarket recorded $167M worth of transactions in Q3, up 49% q/q. 63% of these transactions are consummated by high net worth individuals.
HP announced the company would not spin out its PC division.
SoundCloud, a social music service, reached 8M users, up from 3M in February.
IBM has named Virginia Rometty as CEO, the first female in the company’s history.

Mobile

MoPub launched a real-time bidding mobile ad exchange.
ABI research reports Android app downloads run rate are now larger in aggregate than iOS downloads.
13M smart phone owners use mobile banking, roughly 1/3 of all smart phone owners in the US, according to Comscore.
Conde Nast’s mobile subscriptions revenue has grown 268% since the launch of Apple’s Newsstand, a magazine specific reading experience that is part of iOS5. The New York Times reported 700% w/w growth, reaching 189,000 weekly registrations.
The Consumer Electronics Association found in a study of 1700 people who 18% of smart phone owners have personal health record software on their mobile phones and 32% would be willing to consult a doctor online. Additionally, 40% are interested in vital sign monitoring systems.
Sony will buy out Ericsson’s stake in the Sony Ericsson JV for $1.5B.

Earnings

Amazon reported revenues of $10.9B (+44% y/y) with electronics growth (59%) out pacing books growth (24%).
HomeAway announced a 37% increase in q/q revenues reaching $61.1M and posted a loss of $4.1M due to one time charges.
Baidu announced $655M in revenue (+85.1% y/y) and net income of $295M (+80%).
Nintendo reported a terrible quarter as a result of strong competition from mobile gaming. Revenues fell to $2.8B from $4.8B in 2010.
EA also is suffering. The company reported a loss of $340M on $715M in sales (+13% y/y).

Liquidity

Apple acquired C3 Technologies, maker of maps processing technology. Apple is thought to be building a competitor to Google Maps.
Gilt Groupe has acquired beleaguered deals company BuyWithMe.

Financings

Company hescription Investment Investors
Hyperink Hyperink develops publishes eBooks. 1.2 Y Combinator; LaunchCapital LLC; Andreessen Horowitz; SV Angel; Lerer Ventures
Codecademy Codeacademy manages a web site for teaching computer programming. 2.5 Union Square Ventures; O’Reilly AlphaTech Ventures, LLC; Founder Collective; SV Angel; Collaborative Fund; Thrive Capital; The Social+Capital Partnership; CrunchFund
Sincerely, Inc. Sincerely is a market place for easily sending post cards 3.0 Charles River Ventures; Spark Capital; First Round Capital; SV Angel
Subtext Media, Inc. Subtext operates a social network embedded into books. 3.0 Mayfield Fund; New Enterprise Associates; Omidyar Network; Google Ventures
OptiMine Software LLC OptiMine Software LLC provides software for advertising optimization. 3.6 Hummer Winblad Venture Partners; Calumet Venture Fund
Tonian Systems Tonian Systems develops software in the enterprise infrastructure and virtualization space. 5.0 Charles River Ventures; Cedar Fund
Sociable Labs Sociable Labs produces plug-ins that allow e-commerce sites to capture the value of their social networks of consumers. 7.0 Battery Ventures; Javelin Venture Partners
In-image ad network GumGum GumGum operates an image ad network. 7.0 New Enterprise Associates; First Round Capital
4INFO, Inc. 4INFO, Inc., a text message advertising network, provides SMS publishing and advertising services to mobile phones users in the United States. 14.0 Draper Fisher Jurvetson; Gannett Co., Inc. (NYSE:GCI); U.S. Venture Partners; Vulcan Capital; Mitsui & Co. Global Investment Ltd.; Mezzanine Capital Partners
Zaarly, Inc. Zaarly, Inc. offers a proximity based, real-time buyer powered market application. 14.1 CMEA Capital; Kleiner, Perkins, Caufield & Byers; A&I Ventures; Sands Capital Management, LLC; Venture51; CrunchFund
Sencha Inc. Sencha Inc. develops and markets open-source JavaScript application frameworks that enable developers to create, deploy, and optimize applications using Web-standard technologies. 15.0 Sequoia Capital; JAFCO Ventures; Radar Partners
Tradeshift Network Ltd. Tradeshift Network Ltd. provides Web-based invoicing solutions for business networks to send, receive, and manage e-invoices. 17.0 ruNet Holdings Limited; Notion Capital Partners LLP; Kite Ventures
Nutanix, Inc. Nutanix, Inc. builds high performance virtualization components. 25.0 Blumberg Capital; Lightspeed Venture Partners; Khosla Ventures
Klout, Inc. Klout, Inc. measures influence on topics across the social Web. 30.0 Institutional Venture Partners; Kleiner, Perkins, Caufield & Byers
Snip.it Snip.it offers a social bookmarking service which helps saving collections of links. Charles River Ventures; Khosla Ventures; True Ventures; SV Angel
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