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Now official: Bill Gates + Tenaya Capital invested in ResearchGate

ResearchGate, the professional network for scientists, today officially announced a new investment ($35 million) from Bill Gates and Tenaya Capital with participation from Dragoneer Investment Group, Thrive Capital, and the company’s existing investors. Backed by this growth investment, ResearchGate, which is … Continue reading

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Science network ResearchGate acquires Scholarz.net

ResearchGate, the professional network for scientists, today announced its acquisition of scholarz.net, a reference management, knowledge management and academic network based in Würzburg (Germany). Scholarz.net was founded in 2008 (as well as ResearchGate) as a spin-off of the interdisciplinary research … Continue reading

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ResearchGate: Founders Fund invests in science-network

ResearchGate, a leading professional network for scientists and researchers, yesterday announced the completion of its Series B financing round. The first time we mentioned ResearchGate was in January 2011, when the young company (which has often been described as Facebook for … Continue reading

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Science-Network ResearchGATE is moving to Berlin

ResearchGATE, the world’s largest social network for scientists, is going to move its headquarters from Boston to Berlin. A well-known U.S. investor (Matt Cohler) advised the young company to prefer the German capital as an alternative to Silicon Valley. One third of the ResearchGATE-members … Continue reading

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