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What we are listening to: Sincerely CEO Matt Brezina

This is second edition of our weekly What we are listening to series.This week, I asked Matt Brezina, co-founder and CEO of online-to-offline photo service, Sincerely. In his past life he was co-founder of Xobni, and is an avid music listening.

Zynga’s bid for Draw Something may top $200 million

What a strange story – a New York-based startup that began its life as a dating-gaming company, went through many incarnations has finally hit the jackpot. OMGPOP, the company behind Draw Something is being actively pursued by social gaming giant Zynga, which is considering offering $200 million

Content Linking Firm Inform Gets $4 Million

Inform Technologies, which provides semantic search technology to several top media websites, including those of CNN, NBC and CBS Interactiv…

Rojas And Block’s Gdgt Raises $3 Million

Gdgt, the newish gadget community site started by the founders of Engadget and Gizmodo, has raised about $3 million in funding, according to…

Twitter Raising $100M in Funding?

Twitter is close to securing $100 million in new funding, the Wall Street Journal is reporting. Mutual fund T. Rowe Price and…

A Clear Lane to Nowhere

Updated on 6/23: Thanks to those of you who emailed or tweeted back, the Clear fiasco is a much bigger problem than…

Casual Games Firm OMGPOP Raises $5 Million

Just a few days after changing its name from iminlikewithyou.com to OMGPOP.com (people were having trouble typing the old name as a URL), th…

SendMe Raises $12 Million In Fourth Round

Mobile entertainment company SendMe, Inc. announced today it has raised a $12 million fourth round. Triangle Peak Partners led the round and…

SendMe Mobile Raises $15 Million in Funding

SendMe Mobile, an off-deck provider that sells ringtones and wallpapers and hosts mobile sweepstakes, plans to announce today that it has se…