There's been a string of bad news for vehicle startups in recent months including Fisker, Think and Next Autoworks. Other than the difficult market for electric cars and the recession, what's something that ties these companies together: funding from Valley firm Kleiner Perkins.
iPhone games publisher Ngmoco has raised a first round of funding from Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers. Kleiner Perkins partner Bing Gordon, the former chief creative officer of Electronic Arts, will join the San Francisco company’... Read Post
Fisker Automotive, a maker of electric sports cars, said it received an additional $65 million in funding, led by the Qatar Investment Authority. Some of the company’s previous backers, Palo Alto Investors and Kleiner Perkins Caufie... Read Post