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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Three Chattanooga startups picked to take part in June event in Nashvilleaccess to nearly two full days of programming featuring speakers such as Square
Three Chattanooga startups picked to take part in June event in Nashville
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 2 days ago
access to nearly two full days of programming featuring speakers such as Square co-founder Jim McKelvey, Tyson Clark with Google Ventures, "super angel" investor Joanne Wilson, Managing Partner Scott Kupor with Andreessen Horowitz, as well as... Read more
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KHSL Chico-Redding
Drones paving way for new medical supply delivery routesdeliveries of blood and medicine to the African country in July. Zipline Inter
Drones paving way for new medical supply delivery routes
KHSL Chico-Redding / Posted 2 days ago
deliveries of blood and medicine to the African country in July. Zipline International Inc, backed by tech heavyweight Google Ventures and global venture capital firm Sequoia Capital, demonstrated its technology for journalists last week in an... Read more
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New York Post
Money-losing ClassPass hikes monthly rate to $200to $125 from $99. The surprise move on Wednesday came as the New York tech sta
Money-losing ClassPass hikes monthly rate to $200
New York Post / Posted 4 days ago
to $125 from $99. The surprise move on Wednesday came as the New York tech startup — whose high-profile backers include Google Ventures, David Tisch and Josh Kushner’s Thrive Capital — has been scrambling to find a path toward profitability,... Read more
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The Monterey County Herald
Google to encourage employee startupsit into a Google-funded company. The company already has two corporate venture
Google to encourage employee startups
The Monterey County Herald / Posted 6 days ago
it into a Google-funded company. The company already has two corporate venture arms, Google Capital and GV (formerly Google Ventures). Google is not the first corporation to try its hand at creating new startups — AT&T, Samsung, Nike and... Read more
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Silicon Valley
Google to encourage employee startupsit into a Google-funded company. The company already has two corporate venture
Google to encourage employee startups
Silicon Valley / Posted 6 days ago
it into a Google-funded company. The company already has two corporate venture arms, Google Capital and GV (formerly Google Ventures). Google is not the first corporation to try its hand at creating new startups -- AT&T, Samsung, Nike and... Read more
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Santa Cruz Sentinel
Google to encourage employee startupsit into a Google-funded company. The company already has two corporate venture
Google to encourage employee startups
Santa Cruz Sentinel / Posted 6 days ago
it into a Google-funded company. The company already has two corporate venture arms, Google Capital and GV (formerly Google Ventures). Google is not the first corporation to try its hand at creating new startups — AT&T, Samsung, Nike and... Read more
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6d
The Mercury News
Google to encourage employee startupsit into a Google-funded company. The company already has two corporate venture
Google to encourage employee startups
The Mercury News / Posted 6 days ago
it into a Google-funded company. The company already has two corporate venture arms, Google Capital and GV (formerly Google Ventures). Google is not the first corporation to try its hand at creating new startups -- AT&T, Samsung, Nike and... Read more
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TechCrunch
Shanna Tellerman of Modsy to speak about practical VR applications at Disrupt NYdevelopment. The company was later acquired by Autodesk in 2010. She stayed at
Shanna Tellerman of Modsy to speak about practical VR applications at Disrupt NY
TechCrunch / Posted 7 days ago
development. The company was later acquired by Autodesk in 2010. She stayed at Autodesk as a product manager until joining Google Ventures as a partner in 2013 until she left to start Modsy in March of 2015. While Modsy is not a company focusing... Read more
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KLIV 1590 Silicon Valley News
Google launching incubator for startup ideas from employeesArea 120, and if approved, they’ll be allowed to work on that startup full time
Google launching incubator for startup ideas from employees
KLIV 1590 Silicon Valley News / Posted 7 days ago
Area 120, and if approved, they’ll be allowed to work on that startup full time for a short period, then pitch for additional money to build a Google-funded company. It’s not yet clear if that money would come from Google Ventures or Google Capi... Read more
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Fortune
Sebastian Thrun Steps Down As Udacity’s CEOone of technology’s newest unicorns—meaning it recently achieved a valuation of
Sebastian Thrun Steps Down As Udacity’s CEO
Fortune / Posted 9 days ago
one of technology’s newest unicorns—meaning it recently achieved a valuation of $1 billion. In 2015, Udacity raised $105 million from Bertelsmann, Emerson Collective, Google Ventures, Andreessen Horowitz, Charles River Ventures, and Drive C... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
7 Clean-Tech Companies That Solve More Than Environmental Problems“Join thousands of advanced farmers in the digital coffee shop,” FBN’s website
7 Clean-Tech Companies That Solve More Than Environmental Problems
Stamford Advocate / Posted 10 days ago
“Join thousands of advanced farmers in the digital coffee shop,” FBN’s website reads. “This is the new way to share.” Google Ventures led the company’s fundraising in a $15 million Series B round last spring. Related: 7 Trends in 'Green'... Read more
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Connecticut Post
7 Clean-Tech Companies That Solve More Than Environmental Problems“Join thousands of advanced farmers in the digital coffee shop,” FBN’s website
7 Clean-Tech Companies That Solve More Than Environmental Problems
Connecticut Post / Posted 10 days ago
“Join thousands of advanced farmers in the digital coffee shop,” FBN’s website reads. “This is the new way to share.” Google Ventures led the company’s fundraising in a $15 million Series B round last spring. Related: 7 Trends in 'Green'... Read more
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Greenwich Time
7 Clean-Tech Companies That Solve More Than Environmental Problems“Join thousands of advanced farmers in the digital coffee shop,” FBN’s website
7 Clean-Tech Companies That Solve More Than Environmental Problems
Greenwich Time / Posted 10 days ago
“Join thousands of advanced farmers in the digital coffee shop,” FBN’s website reads. “This is the new way to share.” Google Ventures led the company’s fundraising in a $15 million Series B round last spring. Related: 7 Trends in 'Green'... Read more
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The News-Times
7 Clean-Tech Companies That Solve More Than Environmental Problems“Join thousands of advanced farmers in the digital coffee shop,” FBN’s website
7 Clean-Tech Companies That Solve More Than Environmental Problems
The News-Times / Posted 10 days ago
“Join thousands of advanced farmers in the digital coffee shop,” FBN’s website reads. “This is the new way to share.” Google Ventures led the company’s fundraising in a $15 million Series B round last spring. Related: 7 Trends in 'Green'... Read more
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Converge! Network Digest
Anomali Raises $30 Million for Early Threat Detection ~ Converge! Network Digestled by Institutional Venture Partners (IVP), includes significant investments f
Anomali Raises $30 Million for Early Threat Detection ~ Converge! Network Digest
Converge! Network Digest / Posted 10 days ago
led by Institutional Venture Partners (IVP), includes significant investments from General Catalyst Partners, GV (formerly Google Ventures) and Paladin Capital Group. The round raises Anomali’s total funding to more than $56 million since launching... Read more
10d
San Antonio Express-News
Ev Williams’ Medium Raises $50 MillionTwitter. Andreessen Horowitz joined the latest round after it led the previous
Ev Williams’ Medium Raises $50 Million
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 10 days ago
Twitter. Andreessen Horowitz joined the latest round after it led the previous one in September, and GV (formerly known as Google Ventures) contributed to the latest $50 million too. Williams himself also invested some of his own money back into... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Ev Williams’ Medium Raises $50 MillionTwitter. Andreessen Horowitz joined the latest round after it led the previous
Ev Williams’ Medium Raises $50 Million
Connecticut Post / Posted 10 days ago
Twitter. Andreessen Horowitz joined the latest round after it led the previous one in September, and GV (formerly known as Google Ventures) contributed to the latest $50 million too. Williams himself also invested some of his own money back into... Read more
10d
Silicon Valley
Google's parent company Alphabet misses revenue targetprojects such as Glass, Sidewalk Labs, biotech-focused Calico, life-sciences ar
Google's parent company Alphabet misses revenue target
Silicon Valley / Posted 10 days ago
projects such as Glass, Sidewalk Labs, biotech-focused Calico, life-sciences arm Verily, Google Fiber and GV, formerly Google Ventures. Alphabet's last earnings report, issued Feb. 1, drove its share price up 8 percent, pushing the firm's... Read more
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4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville
Google just got pounded by the strong dollarcompanies, added $166 million to Alphabet's overall revenue. Other bets include
Google just got pounded by the strong dollar
4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville / Posted 10 days ago
companies, added $166 million to Alphabet's overall revenue. Other bets include Google Fiber, Calico, Nest, Verily, Google Ventures, Google Capital and X. First quarter of 2015: $3.5 billion First quarter of 2016: $4.2 billion, up... Read more
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The Mercury News
Google's parent company Alphabet misses revenue targetprojects such as Glass, Sidewalk Labs, biotech-focused Calico, life-sciences ar
Google's parent company Alphabet misses revenue target
The Mercury News / Posted 10 days ago
projects such as Glass, Sidewalk Labs, biotech-focused Calico, life-sciences arm Verily, Google Fiber and GV, formerly Google Ventures. Alphabet's last earnings report, issued Feb. 1, drove its share price up 8 percent, pushing the firm's... Read more
11d
TechCrunch
Felicis Ventures closes on $200 million, roughly double its last fundoutside the U.S., too, including Renata Quintini (Brazil); Sundeep Peechu (Indi
Felicis Ventures closes on $200 million, roughly double its last fund
TechCrunch / Posted 11 days ago
outside the U.S., too, including Renata Quintini (Brazil); Sundeep Peechu (India); and Wesley Chan, who joined Felicis from Google Ventures last year (Hong Kong). “Once we make up our mind in terms of themes,” says Senkut, “we look for the best... Read more
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Namibia Economist
Why rockstars and firms are boycotting North Carolinapart of the law”. It would hurt “our economy as well”, he warned. Sure enough,
Why rockstars and firms are boycotting North Carolina
Namibia Economist / Posted 11 days ago
part of the law”. It would hurt “our economy as well”, he warned. Sure enough, investors, including GV (formerly known as Google Ventures), pledged to stop backing North Carolina businesses. Deutsche Bank and Paypal withdrew expansion plans that... Read more
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TechCrunch
Mike Arrington takes on reduced role at CrunchFundalong with M.G. Siegler, a star writer at TechCrunch who Arrington recruited. I
Mike Arrington takes on reduced role at CrunchFund
TechCrunch / Posted 11 days ago
along with M.G. Siegler, a star writer at TechCrunch who Arrington recruited. In 2013, Siegler left CrunchFund to join Google Ventures, now called GV. CrunchFund has in hundreds of companies, including Yammer (sold to Microsoft for $1.2... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
Apple’s transparency report, in numberslarger company's revenue. We'll be very curious to see if, this time around, th
Apple’s transparency report, in numbers
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 13 days ago
larger company's revenue. We'll be very curious to see if, this time around, the tech giant's "other bets"–Nest, Calico, Google Ventures, Google X, Verily, and Google Capital–can produce more than 0.7% of total revenues. For a brief moment in... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
From eBay Enterprise, a new logistics platform for retailerslarger company's revenue. We'll be very curious to see if, this time around, th
From eBay Enterprise, a new logistics platform for retailers
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 13 days ago
larger company's revenue. We'll be very curious to see if, this time around, the tech giant's "other bets"–Nest, Calico, Google Ventures, Google X, Verily, and Google Capital–can produce more than 0.7% of total revenues. For a brief moment in... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
Here’s your digital “I Voted” stickerlarger company's revenue. We'll be very curious to see if, this time around, th
Here’s your digital “I Voted” sticker
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 13 days ago
larger company's revenue. We'll be very curious to see if, this time around, the tech giant's "other bets"–Nest, Calico, Google Ventures, Google X, Verily, and Google Capital–can produce more than 0.7% of total revenues. For a brief moment in... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
In case you missed itlarger company's revenue. We'll be very curious to see if, this time around, th
In case you missed it
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 13 days ago
larger company's revenue. We'll be very curious to see if, this time around, the tech giant's "other bets"–Nest, Calico, Google Ventures, Google X, Verily, and Google Capital–can produce more than 0.7% of total revenues. For a brief moment in... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
From Godzilla to 7-11, here’s how NY’s tabloids are covering today’s primarylarger company's revenue. We'll be very curious to see if, this time around, th
From Godzilla to 7-11, here’s how NY’s tabloids are covering today’s primary
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 13 days ago
larger company's revenue. We'll be very curious to see if, this time around, the tech giant's "other bets"–Nest, Calico, Google Ventures, Google X, Verily, and Google Capital–can produce more than 0.7% of total revenues. For a brief moment in... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
Will Alphabet’s Q1 earnings show that its big bets are finally paying off?larger company's revenue. We'll be very curious to see if, this time around, th
Will Alphabet’s Q1 earnings show that its big bets are finally paying off?
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 13 days ago
larger company's revenue. We'll be very curious to see if, this time around, the tech giant's "other bets"–Nest, Calico, Google Ventures, Google X, Verily, and Google Capital–can produce more than 0.7% of total revenues. For a brief moment in... Read more
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Namibia Economist
Why rockstars and firms are boycotting North Carolinapart of the law”. It would hurt “our economy as well”, he warned. Sure enough,
Why rockstars and firms are boycotting North Carolina
Namibia Economist / Posted 14 days ago
part of the law”. It would hurt “our economy as well”, he warned. Sure enough, investors, including GV (formerly known as Google Ventures), pledged to stop backing North Carolina businesses. Deutsche Bank and Paypal withdrew expansion plans that... Read more
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NBC News
Tar Heel Tatters: LGBT Law Strips the State of Business, Investmentstate." Last month, heads of several tech firms sent a strongly worded letter
Tar Heel Tatters: LGBT Law Strips the State of Business, Investment
NBC News / Posted 15 days ago
state." Last month, heads of several tech firms sent a strongly worded letter to McCrory, urging him to repeal the law. Google Ventures, Alphabet's investment arm, took its disdain one step further, announcing that it will not back any companies... Read more
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TechCrunch
GV leads $40M Series B in Quartet, its first investment in a mental healthcare startupthat wants to close the gap between physical and mental healthcare, has raised
GV leads $40M Series B in Quartet, its first investment in a mental healthcare startup
TechCrunch / Posted 17 days ago
that wants to close the gap between physical and mental healthcare, has raised a $40 million Series B led by GV (formerly Google Ventures). Existing investors Oak HC/FT Partners, F-Prime Capital Partners, and Polaris Partners also returned for the... Read more
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MedCity News
Quartet Health raises $40M as part of expansion into six to eight marketsseeks to improve communication with primary care physicians and behavioral heal
Quartet Health raises $40M as part of expansion into six to eight markets
MedCity News / Posted 17 days ago
seeks to improve communication with primary care physicians and behavioral health providers. The company formerly known as Google Ventures, GV, led the round, joined by existing investors Oak HC/FT Partners, F-Prime Capital Partners, and Polaris... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
TaskRabbit founder steps down from CEO spot again, ex-Googler takes overafter leading global consumer operations at Google. After eight months studying
TaskRabbit founder steps down from CEO spot again, ex-Googler takes over
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 17 days ago
after leading global consumer operations at Google. After eight months studying startups as an entrepreneur-in-residence at Google Ventures, she joined TaskRabbit in 2013 to push its business forward — which included some necessary steps like... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
TaskRabbit founder steps down from CEO spot again, ex-Googler takes overafter leading global consumer operations at Google. After eight months studying
TaskRabbit founder steps down from CEO spot again, ex-Googler takes over
Stamford Advocate / Posted 17 days ago
after leading global consumer operations at Google. After eight months studying startups as an entrepreneur-in-residence at Google Ventures, she joined TaskRabbit in 2013 to push its business forward — which included some necessary steps like... Read more
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Connecticut Post
TaskRabbit founder steps down from CEO spot again, ex-Googler takes overafter leading global consumer operations at Google. After eight months studying
TaskRabbit founder steps down from CEO spot again, ex-Googler takes over
Connecticut Post / Posted 17 days ago
after leading global consumer operations at Google. After eight months studying startups as an entrepreneur-in-residence at Google Ventures, she joined TaskRabbit in 2013 to push its business forward — which included some necessary steps like... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
Here are the top reasons people aren’t buying an Apple Watchcompany has been funded by some of the biggest venture capital firms in Silicon
Here are the top reasons people aren’t buying an Apple Watch
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 18 days ago
company has been funded by some of the biggest venture capital firms in Silicon Valley, including DFJ, Data Collective, Google Ventures and Andreessen Horowitz. Its advisors include former Senator Bob Kerrey, who is quoted on the website as... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
Uber is rolling into Indonesia with motorbikescompany has been funded by some of the biggest venture capital firms in Silicon
Uber is rolling into Indonesia with motorbikes
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 18 days ago
company has been funded by some of the biggest venture capital firms in Silicon Valley, including DFJ, Data Collective, Google Ventures and Andreessen Horowitz. Its advisors include former Senator Bob Kerrey, who is quoted on the website as... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
In case you missed itcompany has been funded by some of the biggest venture capital firms in Silicon
In case you missed it
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 18 days ago
company has been funded by some of the biggest venture capital firms in Silicon Valley, including DFJ, Data Collective, Google Ventures and Andreessen Horowitz. Its advisors include former Senator Bob Kerrey, who is quoted on the website as... Read more
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Business Wire
Quartet Raises $40 Million Series B Led by GV with Participation from Oak HC/FT to Accelerate Delivery of Technology-Enabled Behavioral Healthcare for Millions of Patientstoday announced that the company has raised $40 million in Series B funding. Th
Quartet Raises $40 Million Series B Led by GV with Participation from Oak HC/FT to Accelerate Delivery of Technology-Enabled Behavioral Healthcare for Millions of Patients
Business Wire / Posted 18 days ago
today announced that the company has raised $40 million in Series B funding. The Series B was led by GV (formerly Google Ventures), with participation from existing investors Oak HC/FT Partners, F-Prime Capital Partners, and Polaris... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
Fingerprint recognition could soon come to many more devices besides smartphonescompany has been funded by some of the biggest venture capital firms in Silicon
Fingerprint recognition could soon come to many more devices besides smartphones
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 18 days ago
company has been funded by some of the biggest venture capital firms in Silicon Valley, including DFJ, Data Collective, Google Ventures and Andreessen Horowitz. Its advisors include former Senator Bob Kerrey, who is quoted on the website as... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
Execs from Microsoft and Uber are joining Obama’s new cybersecurity commissioncompany has been funded by some of the biggest venture capital firms in Silicon
Execs from Microsoft and Uber are joining Obama’s new cybersecurity commission
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 18 days ago
company has been funded by some of the biggest venture capital firms in Silicon Valley, including DFJ, Data Collective, Google Ventures and Andreessen Horowitz. Its advisors include former Senator Bob Kerrey, who is quoted on the website as... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
Android’s emoji are ditching the blobs for humanscompany has been funded by some of the biggest venture capital firms in Silicon
Android’s emoji are ditching the blobs for humans
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 18 days ago
company has been funded by some of the biggest venture capital firms in Silicon Valley, including DFJ, Data Collective, Google Ventures and Andreessen Horowitz. Its advisors include former Senator Bob Kerrey, who is quoted on the website as... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
The FBI hasn’t found anything of significance on the San Bernardino iPhone yetcompany has been funded by some of the biggest venture capital firms in Silicon
The FBI hasn’t found anything of significance on the San Bernardino iPhone yet
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 18 days ago
company has been funded by some of the biggest venture capital firms in Silicon Valley, including DFJ, Data Collective, Google Ventures and Andreessen Horowitz. Its advisors include former Senator Bob Kerrey, who is quoted on the website as... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
Oration, a $11M-funded health startup, is down and not accepting new memberscompany has been funded by some of the biggest venture capital firms in Silicon
Oration, a $11M-funded health startup, is down and not accepting new members
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 18 days ago
company has been funded by some of the biggest venture capital firms in Silicon Valley, including DFJ, Data Collective, Google Ventures and Andreessen Horowitz. Its advisors include former Senator Bob Kerrey, who is quoted on the website as... Read more
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19d
Fortune
This company is investing $12 million in mobile VR.genre games with some social aspects in them in the mobile VR experiences.” Ts
This company is investing $12 million in mobile VR.
Fortune / Posted 19 days ago
genre games with some social aspects in them in the mobile VR experiences.” Tsutsui says the GVR Fund works similar to Google Ventures in that it’s not strategically driven, but financially driven. “Although the fund is managed by GREE VR... Read more
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The Irish Times
Jobs boost as Slack expands European HQ in Dublinlaunched in August 2013, has raised $540 million to develop its platform, with
Jobs boost as Slack expands European HQ in Dublin
The Irish Times / Posted 19 days ago
launched in August 2013, has raised $540 million to develop its platform, with investors including Andreessen Horowitz, Google Ventures, Horizons Ventures, Social+Capital, KPCB, Accel, IVP, Spark Capital Growth, DST, and Index. Among its... Read more
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TechCrunch
Lady Gaga’s startup Backplane burns out and sells assetsin 2011, Backplane raised an Series A of $12.1 million in 2012 from the top ven
Lady Gaga’s startup Backplane burns out and sells assets
TechCrunch / Posted 20 days ago
in 2011, Backplane raised an Series A of $12.1 million in 2012 from the top venture capitalists in Silicon Valley. Sequoia, Google Ventures, Founders Fund, SV Angel, Greylock, Menlo Ventures, Formation 8, and Eric Schmidt’s TomorrowVentures all... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
The fact that no one knows much about Google's new CEO may be one reason for his successLarry Page, became CEO of parent company Alphabet, which oversees Google as wel
The fact that no one knows much about Google's new CEO may be one reason for his success
Stamford Advocate / Posted 20 days ago
Larry Page, became CEO of parent company Alphabet, which oversees Google as well as other initiatives, including Nest and Google Ventures. "What you're missing is a level of authenticity," one former Google employee said to BuzzFeed of Pichai's... Read more
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Connecticut Post
The fact that no one knows much about Google's new CEO may be one reason for his successLarry Page, became CEO of parent company Alphabet, which oversees Google as wel
The fact that no one knows much about Google's new CEO may be one reason for his success
Connecticut Post / Posted 20 days ago
Larry Page, became CEO of parent company Alphabet, which oversees Google as well as other initiatives, including Nest and Google Ventures. "What you're missing is a level of authenticity," one former Google employee said to BuzzFeed of Pichai's... Read more
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