Daily Archives: July 11, 2011

Richard Waters

Lesson one in how to survive in the Twitter ecosystem as Twitter itself becomes more expansion-minded: be ready to adapt.

That is the message from DataSift, which has just snared $6m in financing to back a new data-driven business idea that has arisen from the ashes of its first project, TweetMeme. Read more

Richard Waters

The direction in which venture capital is moving is clear: fewer funds investing ever-larger amounts in companies that are good candidates for an IPO. What this means for the industry’s long-term health is another matter. Read more

Tech news from around the web:

Google is lining up business-focused features for its Google+ social network, says Bloomberg. The features would open up a new front its fight for users and custom against Facebook’s company pages and sites such as LinkedIn. Read more