Polaris Venture Partners

Yum: Don’t forget to eat the wrapper

Startup WikiCell Designs is creating edible food and beverage packaging, and just raised a first round of funding from venture capitalists Polaris Venture Partners and Flagship Ventures. The idea could reduce the use of plastics and perhaps also gross people out.

Cisco Leads $27.5M Investment in Quantcast

Quantcast, a San Francisco-based web analytics company, says it has raised $27.5 million in Series C funding. Cisco Systems is leading this round of funding which also includes funds from previous investors Polaris Venture Partners, Founders Fund and Revolution Ventures.

Ex-Googler’s Plinky Raises $1.5 Million

Plinky, a new social media startup from ex-Googler Jason Shellen has raised a $1.5 million first round from Polaris Ventures, reports GigaOM…

JibJab Gets Another $3 Million Funding

JibJab, the online video/animation firm based in Santa Monica, has raised another $3 million in funding, reports PEHub. The round was from i…