There is a good likelihood that Skype; its founders, Niklas Zennstrom and Janus Friis; and a group of private equity investors led by Silver Lake Partners are close to settling their legal disputes, allowing eBay to sell 65 percent of Skype for about $2 billion. I had first reported the news this past weekend. mehr bei gigaom.com
KMR - 04.11.09 09:28
KMR - 01.09.09 08:55
The NY Times is now confirming our report last week the sale of Skype to an investor group led by Andreessen Horowitz is imminent. The deal will be announced Tuesday, says Brad Stone and Claire Cain Miller, citing unnamed sources (perhaps people that…read our post last week).
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KMR - 16.06.09 07:59
Famed entrepreneur and angel investor Marc Andreessen and his investing partner, Ben Horowitz, apparently had no trouble raising their debut venture capital fund, rounding up $300 million, above a $250 million target, All Things Digital reports. Andreessen, who co-founded Netscape Communications as well as other start-ups like Ning, announced... mehr bei blogs.wsj.com
KMR - 25.02.09 10:12
A conversation with Marc Andreessen, co-founder and chairman of Ning and an investor in several startups including Digg, Plazes, and Twitter. Best known as co-author of Mosaic, and founder of Netscape. He is on the Board of Directors of Facebook and eBay.
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