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Digital Pharmacist Closes Series B

“The company has grown over five-fold since our initial investment a little over 18 months ago”...Read More


Opcity’s momentum surges on with $27M Series A

Ben Rubenstein first launched Yodle at the ripe age of 21 years old. By 32, he sold the marketing automation company for a whopping $342 million...Read More


Austin startup Opcity raises a whopping $27 million

An Austin startup that describes itself as the eHarmony of real estate has raised a whopping $27 million in its first round...Read More


NarrativeDX Raises Venture Capital for its Artificial Intelligence Platform Aimed at Healthcare Providers

NarrativeDX, an artificial intelligence platform that lets healthcare providers...Read More

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RxWiki is now Digital Pharmacist!

For RxWiki Inc., an Austin-based software firm developing tools to connect pharmacists with their customers, the prescription for growth was absorbing a New Jersey company with a healthy client list. The merger with Newark-based TeleManager...Read More


Malware hunting tech startup in SA raises $3.4M — gets new CEO

Infocyte Inc., a malware hunting technology startup in San Antonio, just got a booster shot of capital to grow deeper roots...Read More

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Attendance doubles at Texas Venture Summit

While venture capital investing has slowed somewhat in 2016, interest in Texas startups remains strong, based on an event held Thursday in Austin.

In its second year, the Texas Venture Summit drew twice as many attendees than its inaugural year...Read More

RXWiki Helps Indie Pharmacies Compete with The Big Boxes

For most people the concept of the “corner drugstore,” with or without a soda fountain, is a quaint anachronism befitting the movie “It’s a Wonderful Life,” but not modern society.

In fact, though, there are more than 22,000 small, independently owned...Read More

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The Top Startup Mecca in America is Far From Silicon Valley

Big drivers are low taxes and a cost of living that is low relative to major metro areas such as New York, Boston, Chicago and Silicon Valley...Read More

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Disco Raises $18.6M Series C

Houston-based tech startup that builds software for the legal industry, has raised $18.56 million...Read More Launch Comes Out of Stealth Mode

With an initial investment of 120 Swiss Francs ($122), the rest came easy...Read More

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RxWiki Hires a New CEO

The former CEO of Travelzoo Inc. has been named CEO of a tech-based Austin health care sector startup...Read Article

VC in IT

Venu's First Blog

Texas Investment Landscape: Dark Ages or a New Beginning...Read Blog Post

LiveOak Enters 2016 With Investment in OJO Labs

A new startup, OJO Labs just closed on $5.8 million in Series A funding from local investors. Austin-based LiveOak Venture Partners...Read Article

LiveOak's First Exit!

Oracle StackEngine Acquisition Part Of Expanding Cloud Strategy...Read Article

What Austin VCs...

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LiveOak Invests in Health Care Software Maker RxWiki

RxWiki Inc., an Austin software maker for independent pharmacists and their customers, reported raising $5.7 million...Read More


LiveOak-Funded UT-Spinout Capsenta Helps Healthcare Companies Harness Data

Anyone familiar with the University of Texas at Austin is no stranger to the words “what happens here changes the world.”...Read More


Young entrepreneurs flock to hip Austin

Tech startups are flocking to Austin, Texas, as the city’s reputation...Read More

Black Sand Technologies Acquired by Qualcomm

Black Sand Technologies Inc., an Austin-based "fabless" semiconductor company, has been acquired by technology giant Qualcomm Inc...Read More

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Why Austin isn’t— and never will be — Silicon Valley

...From the startup’s perspective, venture capitalists’ pockets in Central Texas will never be as deep as Silicon Valley’s. But that’s OK...Read More

Mitel Announces Definitive Agreement to Acquire Mavenir

Mitel® (Nasdaq:MITL) (TSX:MNW), a global leader in business communications, and Mavenir Systems (NYSE:MVNR), a leading provider of software-based networking solutions for mobile carriers...Read More

CS Disco Raises $10MM Series B

AHouston-based technology company that specializes in software-as-a-service e-discovery systems...Read More

StepOne’s Software Seeks to Improve Customer Service

Ever call a customer service center about a product and get lost in a time consuming maze involving pressing buttons, entering information and getting nowhere...Read More

StackEngine Emerges From Stealth With Seed Investment From LiveOak

A startup out of Austin, TX, emerged from stealth today with $1M in seed funding and a product that gives operations and IT staff a way to manage Docker containers...Read More

LiveOak Venture Partners Sees Lots of Quality Startup Deals in Austin and Texas

Right now is the best time to be in the venture capital business in Austin...Read More

LiveOak Ventures’ Launch Points to Stronger Texas VC Climate

Two years ago, Venu Shamapant, Krishna Srinivasan, and Ben Scott, all veteran venture capitalists in Austin...Read More

New $100MM Fund Targets Early-Stage Startups

Some good news for Austin startups looking to raise money: LiveOak Venture Partners is closing its first fund of about $100 million...Read More