Today’s technology early-stage funding and acquisitions news roundup:


Now That’s An Investor List: Viddy Backed By Biz Stone, Shakira, And Jay-Z’s Roc Nation (via TechCrunch)


OrbiMed Launches $222 Million Fund Focused on Israel Life Sciences

More funding news…


Locu Raises $4M Series A from General Catalyst, Chris Sacca, Groupon founders and SV Angel

Personal Data Connector Singly Raises $7M (via All Things D)