Today’s funding and acquisitions news roundup from across the web:

Web Content

Confirmed: AOL acquires TechCrunch, founder Arrington to stay at least 3 years (via MediaBeat)

Confirmed: AOL Buys Video Syndication Company 5min (For $65 Million) (via TechCrunch)

Google Buys Schedule Management Startup Plannr (via TechCrunch)


On the GreenBeat: GE puts $28 million in China wind JV, Amyris shares start trading today (via GreenBeat)


Mobile ticketer Masabi wins $2 million in funding (via GoMo News)

TigerText Raises $1.9 Million For Private Mobile Texting Network (via TechCrunch)

Verve Wireless lands $7M for mobile publishing and local ads (via DealsBeat)

Internet Advertising

NetShelter raises $15M for its ad network of tech influencers (via MediaBeat)