Round the Clock Acquisitions 10-26-2007

AfterMicrosoftbackingFacebook,everythingelsethisweekjustsoundsboring。

Today,threeinvestementshavecaughtmyattentionthankstoTechCrunch,MashableandGigaOM。

RealSelfisanewproductreviewsitewithanicheforanti-aging。

Well,tobefair,RealSelfaddressesotheraspectsofanti-agingbeyondjustproducts。

Withseedfundingfromthreehighprofileangelinvestors,includingRichardBarton,CEOofZillow,BillGossman,CEOofRevenueSciences,andNickHanauer,PartneratSecondAvenuePartners,RealSelfisstartingoffontherightfoot。

CNEThassoldoneofitsonlineproperties,Webshots,toAmericanGreetingstoday,for$45million。

ThisisthefirsttimeinawhilethatCNEThassoldoneofitsproperties。

Ethernetsgrowingimportanceaspartofthecarriernetworks,especiallyinnewertelecomeconomiessuchasIndiaandChina,isoneofthemainreasonswhyNokiaSiemensNetworksisacquiringprivatelyheldAtrica,aSantaClara,Calif。

-basedequipmentmaker。

Thetermsofthedealwerenotdisclosed。