Infochimps Picks Up $340K

Austin-based Infochimps, a provider of aggregated web data sets, has raised $340,000 as part of an ongoing, $500,000 funding round, according to a regulatory filing by the firm today. According to the filing, the round is in the form of debt. Source of the new funding was not disclosed. Infochimps offers up a variety of data collections which it make available, for a fee, via its own APIs. The company is headed up by Flip Kromer.