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Mercent acquired by CommerceHub

Mercent, a Seattle-based retail technology company that focuses on managing marketing opportunities for large-scale retailers, has been bought by CommerceHub. Read the GeekWire article.

Vidigami raises $1.25M to provide photo-sharing service for schools

Vancouver-based Vidigami has closed a seed round of $1.25 million. The round was led by current investor Andrew Wright, managing director of Wright Ventures LLC, with participation from several others, including Aaron Rallo, former president of PNI Digital Media; James Fletcher, Director of Vision Critical; and Robert Crckshank, chair of Canadian Accredited Independent Schools. Read the TechVibes article.

Blab raises $8.8M for social intelligence platform

Seattle-based social intelligence startup Blab announced that it has raised $8.8 million of an $11.6 million Series B round that will push total funding past $15 million. Read the GeekWire article.

Volometrix helps companies streamline internal communications

Volometrix’ data mining software helps companies like Seagate reduce time-wasting email and meetings. Read the Wall Street Journal article.

Buddy launches new platform for managing sensor data

Buddy, the Seattle-based provider of backend services for connected devices, launched a new platform for hosting and managing data generated by internet-connected devices. Read the GeekWire article.