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Royalty Exchange says the addition of IP and patent royalties to the listings of music and entertainment assets is part of the company's long-term objective of offering a wide range of royalty revenue streams, including film, TV, books, solar energy, oil and gas, and pharmaceuticals.
Startup Photofy offers users a way to personalize and photos with words, designs and text. "It's Photoshop meets Shutterstock with professional content," says the president of the Raleigh-based firm. WRALTechWire reports the details for our Insiders in this exclusive interview.
Raleigh mobile app startup Yillio, which made a splash with its Super Bowl launch last month, announced today its second major event partnership, this time targeting the 400,000 visitors expected to visit Pinehurst and Southern Pines for the PGA Tour's U.S. Open Championship in June.
Kickstarter co-founder Yancey Strickler said in a blog post that hackers accessed usernames, email addresses, phone numbers and passwords. The passwords are encrypted, but the company said it's possible for a hacker to guess a weak or obvious password. It recommended that users change their passwords.
In a conference call to discuss Cisco's latest earnings report, Chairman and CEO John Chambers took the opportunity to deliver one of his sermons about what he envisions the "Internet of Everything." He sees the IoE as a multi-trillion dollar opportunity, once which he says can make Cisco "the number one IT company."
Hey, kids and parents: Lulu wants you. The Raleigh-based self-publishing firm is expanding its product portfolio with Lulu Jr., which will focus on children's books, wall art and book-making kits.
IPO Watch: NephroGenex, Square 1 still in pipeline as Triangle IPO surge led by ChannelAdvisor continues
Quintiles led the class of Triangle IPOs in the last year at nearly $1 billion in value, but ChannelAdvisor's stock is showing remarkable strength. In the wake of Argos' IPO on Friday, WRALTechWire updates what has happened on the stock "exit route" for regional firms and how their stocks have fared since.
The record results exceeded ChannelAdvisor's expectations and marked the first time its sales had ever topped $20 million in a quarter. Read why ChannelAdvisor's sales are riding high.
The Cary company, whose software automates spending and purchasing functions for companies, narrowed its net loss to $1.2 million compared to a $2.4 million net loss in the prior year period. The company said the results were expected and were related to costs associated with acquisitions and stock-based compensation.
TiVo is acquiring Durham startup Digitalsmiths, which is focused on search, personal recommendations and browsing technology that provides video users from pay TV to mobile devices with catered choices. The founders are remaining with the company, and they expect almost all of their employees to join TiVo. The firm also will remain based in Durham.
Going inside Launch Chapel Hill: The year-old new business accelerator welcomes another group of companies as some "graduates" move on. So what's the story behind the young venture that is backed by UNC-Chapel Hill? Entrepreneurs and program manager Dina Mills provide insight in this exclusive story for WRALTechWire Insiders.
The amount of tax charged will depend on factors such as the identity of the seller, the type of item purchased and the destination of the shipment, according to the retailer. The company has not said why they changed course on charging sales tax to North Carolina customers.
State of VC - A special report: 2013 was a big year for IPOs, and venture capitalists are expecting the trend to continue. in 2014. What's driving IPO surge? What are the "hot" areas? Will biotech have another strong year? WRALTechWire Insiders. can access the details.
- Business, economic leaders tout Triangle as a growing 'smart region'
- Asia stock markets mostly higher, China at 7-year high
- Gauge of US economy jumps 0.7 percent in April
- Google Fiber, Triangle Literacy Council to create mobile computing lab
- Powdered alcohol, distillery sales, other ABC provisions rolled into one bill