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PhysOrg
Aerial images show decades of foothill forest growth erased due to California's extreme droughtdata, areas most severely impacted by constant water shortages were located jus
Aerial images show decades of foothill forest growth erased due to California's extreme drought
PhysOrg / Posted an hour ago
data, areas most severely impacted by constant water shortages were located just southwest of Yosemite, Kings Canyon, and Sequoia National Parks, and in the Sierra and Sequoia National Forests. The Landsat satellite data values at dying tree... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Hiker found dead in Sequoia National Park was from TustinVISALIA, Calif. (AP) - A hiker found dead last week along a trail in Sequoia Na
Hiker found dead in Sequoia National Park was from Tustin
The Record Searchlight / Posted an hour ago
VISALIA, Calif. (AP) - A hiker found dead last week along a trail in Sequoia National Park has been identified as a 26-year-old man from Orange County. The Tulare County Coroner's Office said Monday that an autopsy is planned for Cory Proud of... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Toyota marking 20 years since work started on Indiana plantpickup trucks in late 1998. Toyota says the factory has since produced 4.3 mil
Toyota marking 20 years since work started on Indiana plant
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 2 hours ago
pickup trucks in late 1998. Toyota says the factory has since produced 4.3 million vehicles, including Highlander and Sequoia SUVs and Sienna minivans. Company executives are set to join state and local officials in a ceremony Wednesday at... Read more
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Daily Herald
Toyota marking 20 years since work started on Indiana plantpickup trucks in late 1998. Toyota says the factory has since produced 4.3 mil
Toyota marking 20 years since work started on Indiana plant
Daily Herald / Posted 3 hours ago
pickup trucks in late 1998. Toyota says the factory has since produced 4.3 million vehicles, including Highlander and Sequoia SUVs and Sienna minivans. Company executives are set to join state and local officials in a ceremony Wednesday at... Read more
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FOX 28 South Bend
Toyota marking 20 years since work started on Indiana plantpickup trucks in late 1998. Toyota says the factory has since produced 4.3 mil
Toyota marking 20 years since work started on Indiana plant
FOX 28 South Bend / Posted 3 hours ago
pickup trucks in late 1998. Toyota says the factory has since produced 4.3 million vehicles, including Highlander and Sequoia SUVs and Sienna minivans. Company executives are set to join state and local officials in a ceremony Wednesday at... Read more
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Business Standard India
In battle with Amazon, Flipkart says it is going back to basicsstory would go the Chinese way where a local player would come out on top, glob
In battle with Amazon, Flipkart says it is going back to basics
Business Standard India / Posted 6 hours ago
story would go the Chinese way where a local player would come out on top, global investors such as Tiger Global, Sequoia, Naspers and Sequoia sunk billions of dollars into Flipkart. Now, there is an increased realisation that Amazon,... Read more
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The Economic Times
Baba Ramdev's Patanjali to now take on online healthcare startupsdatabase CBinsights.Closer home, Practo raised $90 million in Series C funding
Baba Ramdev's Patanjali to now take on online healthcare startups
The Economic Times / Posted 6 hours ago
database CBinsights.Closer home, Practo raised $90 million in Series C funding round last year -led by Tencent, Sofina and Sequoia Capital, while Lybrate raised around $10 million from investors such as Tiger Global, Ratan Tata and Nexus Venture... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
Roaming Attraction: Bison a big draw at Fort Worth Nature Centerthe plight of a baby bison at the park became national news when some park gues
Roaming Attraction: Bison a big draw at Fort Worth Nature Center
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 12 hours ago
the plight of a baby bison at the park became national news when some park guests loaded the animal in the back of a Toyota Sequoia and drove it to a park ranger station. The park guests apparently thought the bison was cold. The bison was... Read more
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NBC Miami
Forest Service to Let Blazes Burn as Fiery Summer Predicteda drought so harsh that it has killed more than 29 million trees. The severe we
Forest Service to Let Blazes Burn as Fiery Summer Predicted
NBC Miami / Posted 17 hours ago
a drought so harsh that it has killed more than 29 million trees. The severe weather is even threatening the iconic giant sequoias in the Sierra Nevada Mountains. As the U.S. Forest Service revises how it manages its 193 million acres — with... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
Forest Service to Let Blazes Burn as Fiery Summer Predicteda drought so harsh that it has killed more than 29 million trees. The severe we
Forest Service to Let Blazes Burn as Fiery Summer Predicted
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted 17 hours ago
a drought so harsh that it has killed more than 29 million trees. The severe weather is even threatening the iconic giant sequoias in the Sierra Nevada Mountains. As the U.S. Forest Service revises how it manages its 193 million acres — with... Read more
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NBC Connecticut
Forest Service to Let Blazes Burn as Fiery Summer Predicteda drought so harsh that it has killed more than 29 million trees. The severe we
Forest Service to Let Blazes Burn as Fiery Summer Predicted
NBC Connecticut / Posted 17 hours ago
a drought so harsh that it has killed more than 29 million trees. The severe weather is even threatening the iconic giant sequoias in the Sierra Nevada Mountains. As the U.S. Forest Service revises how it manages its 193 million acres — with... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
Forest Service to Let Blazes Burn as Fiery Summer Predicteda drought so harsh that it has killed more than 29 million trees. The severe we
Forest Service to Let Blazes Burn as Fiery Summer Predicted
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 18 hours ago
a drought so harsh that it has killed more than 29 million trees. The severe weather is even threatening the iconic giant sequoias in the Sierra Nevada Mountains. As the U.S. Forest Service revises how it manages its 193 million acres — with... Read more
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NBC New York
Forest Service to Let Blazes Burn as Fiery Summer Predicteda drought so harsh that it has killed more than 29 million trees. The severe we
Forest Service to Let Blazes Burn as Fiery Summer Predicted
NBC New York / Posted 18 hours ago
a drought so harsh that it has killed more than 29 million trees. The severe weather is even threatening the iconic giant sequoias in the Sierra Nevada Mountains. As the U.S. Forest Service revises how it manages its 193 million acres — with... Read more
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NBC Chicago
Forest Service to Let Blazes Burn as Fiery Summer Predicteda drought so harsh that it has killed more than 29 million trees. The severe we
Forest Service to Let Blazes Burn as Fiery Summer Predicted
NBC Chicago / Posted 18 hours ago
a drought so harsh that it has killed more than 29 million trees. The severe weather is even threatening the iconic giant sequoias in the Sierra Nevada Mountains. As the U.S. Forest Service revises how it manages its 193 million acres — with... Read more
9 related stories
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NBC Washington
Forest Service to Let Blazes Burn as Fiery Summer Predicteda drought so harsh that it has killed more than 29 million trees. The severe we
Forest Service to Let Blazes Burn as Fiery Summer Predicted
NBC Washington / Posted 18 hours ago
a drought so harsh that it has killed more than 29 million trees. The severe weather is even threatening the iconic giant sequoias in the Sierra Nevada Mountains. As the U.S. Forest Service revises how it manages its 193 million acres — with... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
American Bison Featured At Fort Worth Centerthe plight of a baby bison at the park became national news when some park gues
American Bison Featured At Fort Worth Center
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted 18 hours ago
the plight of a baby bison at the park became national news when some park guests loaded the animal in the back of a Toyota Sequoia and drove it to a park ranger station. The park guests apparently thought the bison was cold. The bison was... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
Forest Service to Let Blazes Burn as Fiery Summer Predicteda drought so harsh that it has killed more than 29 million trees. The severe we
Forest Service to Let Blazes Burn as Fiery Summer Predicted
NBC Los Angeles / Posted 19 hours ago
a drought so harsh that it has killed more than 29 million trees. The severe weather is even threatening the iconic giant sequoias in the Sierra Nevada Mountains. As the U.S. Forest Service revises how it manages its 193 million acres — with... Read more
9 related stories
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NBC Bay Area
Forest Service to Let Blazes Burn as Fiery Summer Predicteda drought so harsh that it has killed more than 29 million trees. The severe we
Forest Service to Let Blazes Burn as Fiery Summer Predicted
NBC Bay Area / Posted 19 hours ago
a drought so harsh that it has killed more than 29 million trees. The severe weather is even threatening the iconic giant sequoias in the Sierra Nevada Mountains. Wildfire in Monterey County Grows to 800 acresA wildfire burning Sunday evening in... Read more
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NBC San Diego
Forest Service to Let Blazes Burn as Fiery Summer Predicteda drought so harsh that it has killed more than 29 million trees. The severe we
Forest Service to Let Blazes Burn as Fiery Summer Predicted
NBC San Diego / Posted 19 hours ago
a drought so harsh that it has killed more than 29 million trees. The severe weather is even threatening the iconic giant sequoias in the Sierra Nevada Mountains. As the U.S. Forest Service revises how it manages its 193 million acres — with... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
Friendships, travel spur love of nature for gardenershome into one of the most unique displays of plant life in the area. For their
Friendships, travel spur love of nature for gardeners
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 21 hours ago
home into one of the most unique displays of plant life in the area. For their efforts, Kessler and Cravey's garden at 102 Sequoia Drive has been included as one of five homes featured during the 2016 Master Gardeners Tour on June 4-5. The June 4... Read more
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Business Standard India
TinyOwl shuts operations in all cities but Mumbaithat it had merged with logistics company, RoadRunnr in an all stock deal. The
TinyOwl shuts operations in all cities but Mumbai
Business Standard India / Posted yesterday
that it had merged with logistics company, RoadRunnr in an all stock deal. The two companies have two common investors -- Sequoia Capital and Nexus Venture Partners. The new brand Runnr will use Roadrunnr's logistics capabilities and TinyOwl's... Read more
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Fortune
Are You Making the Best Use of Customer Feedback?unsolicited “feedback” that companies now receive through social media as part
Are You Making the Best Use of Customer Feedback?
Fortune / Posted yesterday
unsolicited “feedback” that companies now receive through social media as part of the mix. That’s a mistake, according to Sequoia Capital partner Doug Leone, who last July led a $150 million investment in one of the better-known software companies... Read more
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Morningstar
Painful Valeant Debacle Spurs Improvements at SequoiaAlexander will be a nonvoting member of the committee. Harris and Alexander wil
Painful Valeant Debacle Spurs Improvements at Sequoia
Morningstar / Posted yesterday
Alexander will be a nonvoting member of the committee. Harris and Alexander will not be actively involved in managing Sequoia as they run their own respective separate private portfolios, Wishbone and Acacia. But they both bring extensive... Read more
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The Economic Times
TinyOwl halts operations in all cities besides Mumbaicalled 'Runnr' that aims to take on food-delivery players like Swiggy and Zomat
TinyOwl halts operations in all cities besides Mumbai
The Economic Times / Posted yesterday
called 'Runnr' that aims to take on food-delivery players like Swiggy and Zomato Order. Both RoadRunnr and TinyOwl count Sequoia Capital India and Nexus Venture Partners as common investors. As part of the deal, Roadrunnr has onboarded the... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Shenzhen emerges as China's hot spottwice a year for intensive research and development. Now Wang's company, Makeb
Shenzhen emerges as China's hot spot
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted yesterday
twice a year for intensive research and development. Now Wang's company, Makeblock, has $6 million in backing from Sequoia Capital and 160 staff making his robot kits, which look something like old-fashioned Erector sets. "There's a lot... Read more
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The Economic Times
ED approaches 14 countries seeking financial information about P Chidambaram's son KartiSri Lanka and British Virgin Islands seeking information on assets and business
ED approaches 14 countries seeking financial information about P Chidambaram's son Karti
The Economic Times / Posted yesterday
Sri Lanka and British Virgin Islands seeking information on assets and business transactions of Advantage Strategic, Sequoia, WestBridge and other firms allegedly linked to Karti on the basis of documents recovered during raids. The ED's... Read more
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dna
Karti Chidambaram case: ED seeks information from 14 countries to establish money trailduring investigation into the documents found in the raids conducted by the ED.
Karti Chidambaram case: ED seeks information from 14 countries to establish money trail
dna / Posted yesterday
during investigation into the documents found in the raids conducted by the ED. These are, namely, Advantage Strategic, Sequoia, WestBridge and others, the report said. While P Chidambaram had spoken out strongly against the raids when they... Read more
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T3
Gadget Guru: T3's tech sage answers your get fit and RC car quandariesa combination of motivation, nutrition, and some good old-fashioned cheating. F
Gadget Guru: T3's tech sage answers your get fit and RC car quandaries
T3 / Posted yesterday
a combination of motivation, nutrition, and some good old-fashioned cheating. First, get a handle on your love handles with Sequoia Fitness’s MetaCal Body Fat Caliper (£5), a metal torture device designed to pinch your fl ab and humiliate you. When... Read more
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Calgary Sun
RCMP looking for suspect after armed robbery near Crossfieldvehicle and, when they refused, he pulled out a handgun and fired a shot into t
RCMP looking for suspect after armed robbery near Crossfield
Calgary Sun / Posted yesterday
vehicle and, when they refused, he pulled out a handgun and fired a shot into the air. The man fled in a white Toyota Sequoia, which was later recovered north of Airdrie with the assistance of a Calgary police helicopter. An RCMP dog was... Read more
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TechCrunch
Africa is becoming a testbed for commercial drone servicesis a California based for-profit venture backed by $19 million in venture capit
Africa is becoming a testbed for commercial drone services
TechCrunch / Posted yesterday
is a California based for-profit venture backed by $19 million in venture capital. Investors include Sequoia Capital, Google Ventures, Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen, Yahoo co-founder Jerry Yang, and Paul Willard–a former... Read more
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The Financial Express
Mobikwik offers loans to wallet users to push digital paymentssaid. Mobikwik, which has about 30 million wallet users, had recently raised $
Mobikwik offers loans to wallet users to push digital payments
The Financial Express / Posted 2 days ago
said. Mobikwik, which has about 30 million wallet users, had recently raised $ 50 million in funding, led by Japanese payments firm Gateway and Taiwanese chip maker MediaTek. Its other investors include players like Sequoia Capital and Treeline As... Read more
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The Economic Times
Mobikwik offers loans to wallet users to push digital paymentssaid. Mobikwik, which has about 30 million wallet users, had recently raised $
Mobikwik offers loans to wallet users to push digital payments
The Economic Times / Posted 2 days ago
said. Mobikwik, which has about 30 million wallet users, had recently raised $50 million in funding, led by Japanese payments firm Gateway and Taiwanese chip maker MediaTek . Its other investors include players like Sequoia Capital and Treeline As... Read more
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dna
Out of balance on mobile wallet? Mobikwik will loan some creditsaid. Mobikwik, which has about 30 million wallet users, had recently raised $
Out of balance on mobile wallet? Mobikwik will loan some credit
dna / Posted 2 days ago
said. Mobikwik, which has about 30 million wallet users, had recently raised $50 million in funding, led by Japanese payments firm Gateway and Taiwanese chip maker MediaTek. Its other investors include players like Sequoia Capital and Treeline A... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Hiker found dead in Sequoia National ParkA Southern California man has been found dead along a hiking trail in Sequoia N
Hiker found dead in Sequoia National Park
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 2 days ago
A Southern California man has been found dead along a hiking trail in Sequoia National Park. The Fresno Bee reports (http://bit.ly/1TOCz5C ) authorities received a report Friday evening that the 26-year-old man from Tustin was having abdominal... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Hiker found dead in Sequoia National ParkVISALIA, Calif. (AP) - A Southern California man has been found dead along a hi
Hiker found dead in Sequoia National Park
The Record Searchlight / Posted 2 days ago
VISALIA, Calif. (AP) - A Southern California man has been found dead along a hiking trail in Sequoia National Park. The Fresno Bee reports (http://bit.ly/1TOCz5C ) authorities received a report Friday evening that the 26-year-old man from Tustin was... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Class 4A State Track Championship results, May 21, 20158, Teresa Ambuul, Classical Acdy, 45.92q. 9, Mary McCowen, Cheyenne Mtn., 46.21
Class 4A State Track Championship results, May 21, 2015
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
8, Teresa Ambuul, Classical Acdy, 45.92q. 9, Mary McCowen, Cheyenne Mtn., 46.21q. 10, Jerica Baeza, Roosevelt, 46.34. 11, Sequoia Kellogg, Glenwood Spgs., 46.54. 12, Audra Frieden, Classical Acdy, 46.67. 13, Rachel Harris, Evergreen, 46.77. 14,... Read more
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The Economic Times
Sunday ET: Edutech startups: Why the opportunity as well as the challenge is hugein this sector. "Startups need to work hard to build trust as 'education' bran
Sunday ET: Edutech startups: Why the opportunity as well as the challenge is huge
The Economic Times / Posted 2 days ago
in this sector. "Startups need to work hard to build trust as 'education' brands," says GV Ravishankar, managing director, Sequoia Capital India Advisors. "This will take time. Startups should not expect that the best tech alone is sufficient to... Read more
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The Middletown Press
GROWING FORTUNE: China’s high-tech future emerges in factory town Shenzhentwice a year for intensive research and development. Now Wang’s company, Makeb
GROWING FORTUNE: China’s high-tech future emerges in factory town Shenzhen
The Middletown Press / Posted 2 days ago
twice a year for intensive research and development. Now Wang’s company, Makeblock, has $6 million in backing from Sequoia Capital and 160 staff making his robot kits, which look something like old-fashioned Erector sets. “There’s a lot... Read more
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Glenwood Springs Post Independent
Locals come up big on day one of state track meetRifle senior Joe Kosht took ninth place in the shot put with a toss of 46 feet,
Locals come up big on day one of state track meet
Glenwood Springs Post Independent / Posted 3 days ago
Rifle senior Joe Kosht took ninth place in the shot put with a toss of 46 feet, 8.5 inches, and Glenwood Springs freshman Sequoia King was 11th in the triple jump with a leap of 34 feet, 8 inches. Among the qualifiers heading into finals events... Read more
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Fortune
This Health Tech Company Just Raised $160 Millionin 2013. The most recent round was led by Greenoaks Capital with existing inve
This Health Tech Company Just Raised $160 Million
Fortune / Posted 3 days ago
in 2013. The most recent round was led by Greenoaks Capital with existing investors Arena Ventures, First Round Capital, Sequoia Capital, Social Capital and Wildcat Ventures as well as new investors AME Cloud Ventures, Casdin Capital, Floodgate,... Read more
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Nelson Star
Toilet bags for everyoneLynch and her class presented to Nelson city council on Monday about their awar
Toilet bags for everyone
Nelson Star / Posted 3 days ago
Lynch and her class presented to Nelson city council on Monday about their award-winning toilet bag project. Seen here are students (L-R) Sequoia Hayden, Lilas Martin, Lucia Pensiero, Jack Dool and Kaden White. — image credit: Will Johns... Read more
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BC Local News
Toilet bags for everyoneLynch and her class presented to Nelson city council on Monday about their awar
Toilet bags for everyone
BC Local News / Posted 3 days ago
Lynch and her class presented to Nelson city council on Monday about their award-winning toilet bag project. Seen here are students (L-R) Sequoia Hayden, Lilas Martin, Lucia Pensiero, Jack Dool and Kaden White. — image credit: Will Johns... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
City Council could retreat from after-school care in 2017the city but attend the schools in the county, as in the case of students from
City Council could retreat from after-school care in 2017
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 4 days ago
the city but attend the schools in the county, as in the case of students from the College Greens neighborhood who attend Sequoia Elementary School. Guerra, who represents College Greens, said the city has a responsibility to provide services for... Read more
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The Economic Times
Fashion curation apps like LimeRoad, WithMe, Voonik are carving a business out of recommending what to wearplatforms do is "a combination of deep data science and machine learning techno
Fashion curation apps like LimeRoad, WithMe, Voonik are carving a business out of recommending what to wear
The Economic Times / Posted 4 days ago
platforms do is "a combination of deep data science and machine learning technologies," said Sujayath Ali, CEO at Sequoia Capitalbacked Voonik . Ali explained this with how Voonik operates. After downloading the app, a user has to take a... Read more
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Collingwood Enterprise-Bulletin
Walk in the footsteps of an environmental herothe patron saints of twentieth-century American environmental activity, Muir is
Walk in the footsteps of an environmental hero
Collingwood Enterprise-Bulletin / Posted 4 days ago
the patron saints of twentieth-century American environmental activity, Muir is credited with preserving Yosemite Valley, Sequoia National Park and the founder of the American Sierra Club. And for a time, while avoiding the draft in the 1860's... Read more
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Eureka Times-Standard
Camera club selects top picturesB (no manipulation allowed) category, first place went to “Peek-A-Boo” by Neal
Camera club selects top pictures
Eureka Times-Standard / Posted 4 days ago
B (no manipulation allowed) category, first place went to “Peek-A-Boo” by Neal Kesterson. Second place was awarded to “Sequoia Switchback” by Tull; third place to “Mountain Stream With Color” by Irvin and the honorable mention to “Tall Ships”... Read more
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TechCrunch
The truth about due diligencebeen surprised how some investors will oftentimes just go in behind a big brand
The truth about due diligence
TechCrunch / Posted 4 days ago
been surprised how some investors will oftentimes just go in behind a big brand, like, ‘Hey, if this is KP and Sequoia, and [the deal includes] this partner and this sector, we need to move quickly,’” says Murphy, who insists that smart... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
China's high-tech future emerges in factory town Shenzhentwice a year for intensive research and development. Now Wang's company, Makeb
China's high-tech future emerges in factory town Shenzhen
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 4 days ago
twice a year for intensive research and development. Now Wang's company, Makeblock, has $6 million in backing from Sequoia Capital and 160 staff making his robot kits, which look something like old-fashioned Erector sets. "There's a lot... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
China's high-tech future emerges in factory town Shenzhentwice a year for intensive research and development. Now Wang's company, Makeb
China's high-tech future emerges in factory town Shenzhen
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 4 days ago
twice a year for intensive research and development. Now Wang's company, Makeblock, has $6 million in backing from Sequoia Capital and 160 staff making his robot kits, which look something like old-fashioned Erector sets. "There's a lot... Read more
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Boston Herald
China's high-tech future emerges in factory town Shenzhentwice a year for intensive research and development. Now Wang's company, Makeb
China's high-tech future emerges in factory town Shenzhen
Boston Herald / Posted 4 days ago
twice a year for intensive research and development. Now Wang's company, Makeblock, has $6 million in backing from Sequoia Capital and 160 staff making his robot kits, which look something like old-fashioned Erector sets. "There's a lot... Read more
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