FLASHNOTES: $3.6 million to Flashnotes.com in a Series A round led by Stage 1 Ventures, with Runa Capital, Soft Bank Capital and Atlas Venture also participating. More details in the press release. The Boston, MA-based company has now raised nearly $7 million. Founded in December 2009, Flashnotes.com offers an online marketplace where students and sell and buy course-related study materials like study guides, notes, flashcards and videos, and also offer live video tutoring. Students earn 70% of transactions, and the top seller has made almost $12,000.