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TheStreet.com
Will lower tech valuations change the IPO, M&A outlook?The declining equity valuations reduce the opportunities of IPOs for the herd o
Will lower tech valuations change the IPO, M&A outlook?
TheStreet.com / Posted yesterday
The declining equity valuations reduce the opportunities of IPOs for the herd of "unicorns" that have tapped, blocking one exit. Meanwhile, the debt market are less hospitable to private equity buyers. "What it has done is it has created an... Read more
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CNET
Snapchat Android beta goes live, then self-destructsThe long-awaited update for a Snapchat video-messaging app for Android was avai
Snapchat Android beta goes live, then self-destructs
CNET / Posted 2 days ago
The long-awaited update for a Snapchat video-messaging app for Android was available briefly last night. Snapchat announced last night that it would allow people to download its private beta Android application. However, the application was only... Read more
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TechCrunch
HYP3R’s Location-Based Engagement CRM Wins The “Future Stadium” Category At 1st and FutureWe’ve reached the end of 1st And Future — a sports-centric startup competition
HYP3R’s Location-Based Engagement CRM Wins The “Future Stadium” Category At 1st and Future
TechCrunch / Posted 3 days ago
We’ve reached the end of 1st And Future — a sports-centric startup competition thrown as a joint effort between the NFL, Stanford’s Graduate School of Business, and TechCrunch. The final of three categories in the competition today was “The Future... Read more
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Business Wire
NFL, TechCrunch, and Stanford Graduate School of Business Announce Finalists for 1st & Future CompetitionSAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The NFL, TechCrunch, and Stanford Graduate Scho
NFL, TechCrunch, and Stanford Graduate School of Business Announce Finalists for 1st & Future Competition
Business Wire / Posted 5 days ago
SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The NFL, TechCrunch, and Stanford Graduate School of Business today announced the finalists for 1st and Future, a startup competition focused on the future of sport for fans and athletes. The “pitch-off” style event... Read more
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The Hindu
Cisco to pay $1.4 billion for IoT firm JasperThe deal is the largest for Cisco since it bought security company Sourcefire f
Cisco to pay $1.4 billion for IoT firm Jasper
The Hindu / Posted 5 days ago
The deal is the largest for Cisco since it bought security company Sourcefire for $2.7 billion in 2013. isco Systems Inc said on Wednesday it was buying Jasper Technologies Inc., a start-up that connects devices such as cars and medical devices to... Read more
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Business Wire
MINTED PARTNERS WITH POTTERY BARN KIDS AND PBTEEN FOR EXCLUSIVE WALL ART COLLECTION DEBUTING FALL 2016SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Pottery Barn Kids and PBteen, members of the Wi
MINTED PARTNERS WITH POTTERY BARN KIDS AND PBTEEN FOR EXCLUSIVE WALL ART COLLECTION DEBUTING FALL 2016
Business Wire / Posted 6 days ago
SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Pottery Barn Kids and PBteen, members of the Williams-Sonoma, Inc. (NYSE: WSM) portfolio of brands, and Minted, the design marketplace that connects consumers with the world’s best artists, today announced a... Read more
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Reuters
Cisco to pay $1.4 billion for Internet of Things firm JasperThe Cisco Systems logo is seen as part of a display at the Microsoft Ignite tec
Cisco to pay $1.4 billion for Internet of Things firm Jasper
Reuters / Posted 6 days ago
The Cisco Systems logo is seen as part of a display at the Microsoft Ignite technology conference in Chicago, Illinois, May 4, 2015. Cisco Systems Inc said on Wednesday it was buying Jasper Technologies Inc, a startup that connects devices like cars... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
This Just In: Micron Technology and Seagate Technology Are Ready to BounceDown 50% in 52 weeks, shares of Seagate Technology have nowhere to go but up. D
This Just In: Micron Technology and Seagate Technology Are Ready to Bounce
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 9 days ago
Down 50% in 52 weeks, shares of Seagate Technology have nowhere to go but up. Down more than 60% in the same period, shares of memory rival Micron Technology are looking pretty fabulously cheap as well. Let's tackle those two in reverse order. Why... Read more
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Business Insider
VENTURE CAPITAL ANALYST: '2016 will be the year of the rabbits'It came about when technology startups with a billion dollar valuation were "ra
VENTURE CAPITAL ANALYST: '2016 will be the year of the rabbits'
Business Insider / Posted 15 days ago
It came about when technology startups with a billion dollar valuation were "rare" and "special," just like the mythical beast. But one of the issues critics have with the term "unicorn" is that technology companies with valuations over $1 billion... Read more
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Red Herring
Foursquare raises $45m, but valuation reportedly slashed — Red HerringFoursquare, the location-based mobile app allowing users to check in and review
Foursquare raises $45m, but valuation reportedly slashed — Red Herring
Red Herring / Posted 25 days ago
Foursquare, the location-based mobile app allowing users to check in and review locations, has raised $45 million in Series E funding led by Union Square Ventures. The funding round, which also included participation from Morgan Stanley Alternative... Read more

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