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Triangle-based Argolyn Biosciences, which fell into bankruptcy last month, is just one of a growing number of venture capital-backed startups that are going under in this tough economy.

Through Venture Capital Dispatch is keeping a list, the latest member of which is Tipjoy. The site had raised $1 million with a business plan focused on helping web content providers raise money through “tips.”

If you know anyone working tables these days, they most likely will tell you traditional tips are few and far between, let alone online donations for social media.