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Social Startup Nexgate Raises $3.5 Million

Nexgate, a firm that helps enterprise companies securely track and protect their brands over social networks, raised $3.5 million in a Series A round of financing, the company announced on Tuesday. Sierra Ventures led the round, and the VC firm’s managing director Mark Fernandes will join Nexgate’s board of directors. Many of Nexgate’s products are designed to alert companies when their social accounts are being tampered with, and include better security features for social media managers.


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The problem with the Billionaire Savior phase of the newspaper collapse has always been that billionaires don’t tend to like the kind of authority-questioning journalism that upsets the status quo.

— Ryan Chittum, writing in the Columbia Journalism Review about the promise of Pierre Omidyar’s new media venture with Glenn Greenwald