Posts By: Felicis Ventures

Ron Conway And Other Upper Angels Invest In Portfolia

Angels Ron Conway (investor in Google, Yahoo), Geoff Ralston (former Chief Product Officer at Yahoo!), Aydin Senkut (one of the first Google employees), the seed investors of PayPal, and Harvard Business School professors have invested in San Francisco-based Portfolia (Read More)

When is the best time to raise venture capital?

The notable $11 million investment in blog and web-site hosting company FreeWebs today made us scratch our head a bit. We wrote about the investment in our “wire” section (left-hand side of our homepage), and mentioned there are many competitors to FreeWebs, several of them quite large. Why would a company of a dozen or… Read more »

Profile – Loomia

Loomia is an excellent podcasting and videocasting resource. You can subscribe to podcasts, and listen to them via the site or download them to your computer or device. The key value-add is their recommendation engine – you rate media and get recommendations based on your ratings vs. ratings by other community members (it works in… Read more »