capitalists are still opening their wallets for Web video start-ups, as evidenced by the $7.5 million landed last week and by the $64 million-plus that went to mobile and broadband companies in the second quarter.

Content investments are becoming less attractive as the companies that make the picks and the shovels are winning investor’s money.

Daisy Whitney, Senior Producer

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