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Cloverdale Reporter
Mosaic plans townhomes on site of former Cloverdale Mallthe residents would be able to use existing city amenities nearby, such as the
Mosaic plans townhomes on site of former Cloverdale Mall
Cloverdale Reporter / Posted 4 hours ago
the residents would be able to use existing city amenities nearby, such as the Cloverdale Recreation Centre. Three giant sequoia trees fronting the 176 Street bypass at 58 Avenue would be saved, according to the plan, and 199 boulevard trees... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Running culture luring people to Rotorua (+ video)McEwen, who moved from Hawke's Bay last year with wife Stacey and their two son
Running culture luring people to Rotorua (+ video)
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 4 hours ago
McEwen, who moved from Hawke's Bay last year with wife Stacey and their two sons, Zander and Kingston, and set up the Sequoia Cafe on Tarawera Rd. Mr McEwen, a former army chef, said the move to the city ticked all the family's... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
Planting In The Shade Of Treestrees such as Alder, Ash, Beech, Cedar, Cottonwood, Dogwood, Douglas fir, Elm,
Planting In The Shade Of Trees
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 21 hours ago
trees such as Alder, Ash, Beech, Cedar, Cottonwood, Dogwood, Douglas fir, Elm, Maple, Mountain Ash, Pine, Poplar, Redwood, Sequoia, Spruce, Sycamore, Walnut, and Willow are so thirsty that although they are creating a shady cool oasis in an... Read more
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The Economic Times
Indian startups in AI, automation see increased interest in M&A spacestartup Nervana Systems run by Indianorigin entrepreneur Naveen Rao in a deal r
Indian startups in AI, automation see increased interest in M&A space
The Economic Times / Posted 21 hours ago
startup Nervana Systems run by Indianorigin entrepreneur Naveen Rao in a deal reportedly valued at $408 million. Sequoia-backed Calm.io was acqui-hired by global enterprise tech giant Nutanix in August. Most of Calm.io's 43-member team... Read more
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The Economic Times
With half-a-dozen exits, Sequoia Capital spins a new startup taleNEW DELHI: By notching up more than half-a-dozen exits in as many months, globa
With half-a-dozen exits, Sequoia Capital spins a new startup tale
The Economic Times / Posted 21 hours ago
NEW DELHI: By notching up more than half-a-dozen exits in as many months, global investment firm Sequoia Capital is scripting a counter narrative for the beleaguered Indian startup sector as it outpaces peers armed with a multi-billion-dollar corpus,... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Remembering Jose Fernandez and his love for the gamebody. He was more of a tree trunk, wide from his legs, through his hips and up,
Remembering Jose Fernandez and his love for the game
Baltimore Sun / Posted yesterday
body. He was more of a tree trunk, wide from his legs, through his hips and up, but his presence on the mound was that of a Sequoia. When Fernandez was on the mound, Alonso won. And it was easy to tell then that the sky was the limit for him. As... Read more
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The Economic Times
Interest of global tech giants including Apple, Intel revives in Indian startup spacestartup Nervana Systems run by Indian-origin entrepreneur Naveen Rao in a deal
Interest of global tech giants including Apple, Intel revives in Indian startup space
The Economic Times / Posted yesterday
startup Nervana Systems run by Indian-origin entrepreneur Naveen Rao in a deal reportedly valued at $408 million. Sequoia-backed Calm.io was acqui-hired by global enterprise tech giant Nutanix in August. Most of Calm.io's 43-member team... Read more
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Computer Business Review
Skyhigh Networks raises $40m funding to tap cloud security marketAccess Security Broker (CASB) has received $40m in series D funding from Thomve
Skyhigh Networks raises $40m funding to tap cloud security market
Computer Business Review / Posted yesterday
Access Security Broker (CASB) has received $40m in series D funding from Thomvest Ventures along with participation from Sequoia Capital and Greylock Partners. Apart from this, a Thomvest Ventures venture partner, Umesh Padval has joined the... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
A park ranger at Ellis Island discovers her own family's historyfive days a week: green pants, a Smokey Bear hat and a safari shirt with a shou
A park ranger at Ellis Island discovers her own family's history
Crain's New York Business / Posted yesterday
five days a week: green pants, a Smokey Bear hat and a safari shirt with a shoulder patch featuring a snow-capped peak, a sequoia tree and an American bison. Never mind that the park where she works doesn’t have mountains or redwoods or buffalos.... Read more
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The Economic Times
Indian VC funds rope in tech, product talent as investor profile begins to slowly changeproduct and tech prowess with the Indian startup ecosystem starting to mature.
Indian VC funds rope in tech, product talent as investor profile begins to slowly change
The Economic Times / Posted yesterday
product and tech prowess with the Indian startup ecosystem starting to mature. Each of the top-tier VC firms in India like Sequoia Capital, Matrix Partners, Accel Partners and Nexus Venture Partners has in this current tech cycle got on board... Read more
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Eureka Times-Standard
Business Sense: Engaging and retaining the next generation of young professionalsfor us to look at the big picture and address our workforce challenges. The co
Business Sense: Engaging and retaining the next generation of young professionals
Eureka Times-Standard / Posted yesterday
for us to look at the big picture and address our workforce challenges. The conference, which will be held at the Sequoia Conference Center, is open to young adults, students, job seekers, industry leaders, HR professionals and anybody who... Read more
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Business Wire
Skyhigh Networks Secures $40 Million in Series D Funding to Further Extend Its Leadership in the Rapidly Growing Cloud Security Marketbringing the company’s total capital raised to $105.5 million. Thomvest Venture
Skyhigh Networks Secures $40 Million in Series D Funding to Further Extend Its Leadership in the Rapidly Growing Cloud Security Market
Business Wire / Posted 2 days ago
bringing the company’s total capital raised to $105.5 million. Thomvest Ventures led the round, with participation from Sequoia Capital and Greylock Partners. In conjunction with the financing, Umesh Padval, Venture Partner at Thomvest, has... Read more
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Fortune
Skyhigh Networks Raises $40 Million to Control the Cloudto over $105 million. Thomvest Partners led the Series D round and was joined
Skyhigh Networks Raises $40 Million to Control the Cloud
Fortune / Posted 2 days ago
to over $105 million. Thomvest Partners led the Series D round and was joined by return backers Greylock Partners and Sequoia Capital. This is a modest “up round,” in that the company says the pre-money valuation is higher than the $340... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Today in history - Linston knocks out Patterson; Lackawanna County takes over Montage Mountain(Ten of the amendments became the Bill of Rights.) In 1890, President Benjamin
Today in history - Linston knocks out Patterson; Lackawanna County takes over Montage Mountain
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
(Ten of the amendments became the Bill of Rights.) In 1890, President Benjamin Harrison signed a measure establishing Sequoia National Park. In 1919, President Woodrow Wilson collapsed after a speech in Pueblo, Colorado, during a national... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
This day in history, Sept. 25, 2016(Ten of the amendments became the Bill of Rights.) In 1890, President Benjamin
This day in history, Sept. 25, 2016
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
(Ten of the amendments became the Bill of Rights.) In 1890, President Benjamin Harrison signed a measure establishing Sequoia National Park. In 1919, President Woodrow Wilson collapsed after a speech in Pueblo, Colorado, during a national... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
Today in History: Sep. 25, 2016(Ten of the amendments became the Bill of Rights.) In 1890, President Benjamin
Today in History: Sep. 25, 2016
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 2 days ago
(Ten of the amendments became the Bill of Rights.) In 1890, President Benjamin Harrison signed a measure establishing Sequoia National Park. In 1919, President Woodrow Wilson collapsed after a speech in Pueblo, Colorado, during a national... Read more
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The Economic Times
I’m always learning new ways to build team spirit: Adhil Shettywith ICICI Bank, HDFC, Standard Chartered, PNB HFL, and Axis Bank, among others
I’m always learning new ways to build team spirit: Adhil Shetty
The Economic Times / Posted 2 days ago
with ICICI Bank, HDFC, Standard Chartered, PNB HFL, and Axis Bank, among others. Funded by Walden International and Sequoia Capital, Bank Bazaar aims to expand operations to Singapore and eventually become the world's largest online... Read more
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Boston Globe
This day in history(Ten of the amendments became the Bill of Rights.) In 1890, President Benjamin
This day in history
Boston Globe / Posted 2 days ago
(Ten of the amendments became the Bill of Rights.) In 1890, President Benjamin Harrison signed a measure establishing Sequoia National Park. In 1919, President Woodrow Wilson collapsed after a speech in Pueblo, Colorado, during a national... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
Company To Add 40-50 Healthcare Jobs In Tuolumne CountyCounty Economic Development Authority announces that a healthcare company is ex
Company To Add 40-50 Healthcare Jobs In Tuolumne County
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 2 days ago
County Economic Development Authority announces that a healthcare company is expanding its territory into Tuolumne County. Sequoia Home Health and Companion Care, based in the Fresno region, is setting up shop in Sonora. The company provides... Read more
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Palo Alto Weekly
Sacred Heart Prep girls win important league tennis match15 kills and managed 20 digs as Menlo-Atherton remained unbeaten in PAL Bay Div
Sacred Heart Prep girls win important league tennis match
Palo Alto Weekly / Posted 4 days ago
15 kills and managed 20 digs as Menlo-Atherton remained unbeaten in PAL Bay Division play with a 3-set sweep of visiting Sequoia on Thursday. Jacqueline DiSanto, restricted to one set, had four kills and Casey Olsen stepped in again at setter... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Loss of iconic tree in Oswaldtwistle’s Rhyddings Park ‘extremely disappointing’said the loss of an iconic tree in Oswaldtwistle’s Rhyddings Park was ‘extremel
Loss of iconic tree in Oswaldtwistle’s Rhyddings Park ‘extremely disappointing’
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 4 days ago
said the loss of an iconic tree in Oswaldtwistle’s Rhyddings Park was ‘extremely disappointing’. The 40-foot half-grown sequoia, or giant redwood, was cut down by Hyndburn Council after a campaign to keep the tree standing failed. MORE TOP... Read more
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BC Local News
Funeral home comes to Saanichshrewd decision to purchase the property next door to the Royal Oak Burial Park
Funeral home comes to Saanich
BC Local News / Posted 4 days ago
shrewd decision to purchase the property next door to the Royal Oak Burial Park in 1998, where the McCalls built the Sequoia Gardens in 1998. During recent construction the Sequoia Gardens building was renovated and is now connected as a... Read more
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The Mercury News
For young people, the High Sierra offers a beautiful and sometimes dangerous lureleading got a permit to camp at Mosquito Lakes before setting off on a 3-½-mile
For young people, the High Sierra offers a beautiful and sometimes dangerous lure
The Mercury News / Posted 5 days ago
leading got a permit to camp at Mosquito Lakes before setting off on a 3-½-mile hike from the Mineral King trailhead in the Sequoia & Kings Canyon National Park, where the valley’s floor floats at an elevation of 7,500 feet. “Hiking at this... Read more
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The Economic Times
Mu Sigma’s Ambiga Subramanian may strike out on her ownwere "apprentice leaders", which ranks below chief executive, geography head, r
Mu Sigma’s Ambiga Subramanian may strike out on her own
The Economic Times / Posted 5 days ago
were "apprentice leaders", which ranks below chief executive, geography head, regional head and delivery leader. Other investors in Mu Sigma are Sequoia Capital, Fidelity Investments and MasterCard Inc. (With inputs from Shadma Shaikh in Benga... Read more
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Santa Cruz Sentinel
Stanford student killed in climbing accident19-year-old San Jose State student William “Billy” Nguyen drowned while swimmin
Stanford student killed in climbing accident
Santa Cruz Sentinel / Posted 5 days ago
19-year-old San Jose State student William “Billy” Nguyen drowned while swimming with fellow students at Eagle Lake in Sequoia National Park. He was working as a student assistant in the school’s Outdoor Adventures program. Contact Robert... Read more
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Business Wire
Viptela SD-WAN Platform Adds Support for Microsoft Azure CloudThe company has been named a Gartner Cool Vendor and a Next Billion Dollar Star
Viptela SD-WAN Platform Adds Support for Microsoft Azure Cloud
Business Wire / Posted 5 days ago
The company has been named a Gartner Cool Vendor and a Next Billion Dollar Startup by Forbes. Viptela is backed by Redline Capital, Northgate Capital and Sequoia Capital. For more information, visit: viptela.com or follow us on Twitter... Read more
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Los Banos Enterprise
Wild West comes back to life in downtown muralBuffalo Soldiers were an all-black regiment of troopers from the 24th Infantry
Wild West comes back to life in downtown mural
Los Banos Enterprise / Posted 5 days ago
Buffalo Soldiers were an all-black regiment of troopers from the 24th Infantry and 9th Cavalry who protected Yosemite and Sequoia National Parks in 1899, 1903 and 1904. The soldiers left Monterey on their journey to the parks, traveling through... Read more
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New York Post
Peer-to-peer insurer Lemonade launches in New Yorkpercent of Lemonade’s premiums to start — a cut that Lemonade expects will shri
Peer-to-peer insurer Lemonade launches in New York
New York Post / Posted 5 days ago
percent of Lemonade’s premiums to start — a cut that Lemonade expects will shrink as the company adds scale. Last year, Lemonade raised $13 million from Sequoia Capital in what was said to be the Silicon Valley venture firm’s largest-ever seed rou... Read more
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Eureka Times-Standard
Celebrate the red pandaThe Sequoia Park Zoo and Foundation invites everyone in the community to celebr
Celebrate the red panda
Eureka Times-Standard / Posted 6 days ago
The Sequoia Park Zoo and Foundation invites everyone in the community to celebrate International Red Panda Day, a free day sponsored by the Times-Standard, Sunday at the Sequoia Park Zoo, 3414 W St. in Eureka. From noon to 4 p.m., red panda fans can... Read more
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Eureka Times-Standard
Eureka hosts family block partyof Eureka and the I Like Eureka Campaign are sponsoring a community wide block
Eureka hosts family block party
Eureka Times-Standard / Posted 6 days ago
of Eureka and the I Like Eureka Campaign are sponsoring a community wide block party Saturday from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Sequoia Park. This is an opportunity for residents to spend time among the redwoods learning more about crime prevention,... Read more
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The Mercury News
Stanford medical student killed in Sierra Nevada climbing accidentexcursion. On Saturday, 19-year-old San Jose State student William “Billy” Nguy
Stanford medical student killed in Sierra Nevada climbing accident
The Mercury News / Posted 6 days ago
excursion. On Saturday, 19-year-old San Jose State student William “Billy” Nguyen drowned while swimming with fellow students at Eagle Lake in Sequoia National Park. He was working as a student assistant in the school’s Outdoor Adventures p... Read more
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Palo Alto Weekly
Menlo-Atherton girls wins important PAL volleyball matchJohnson was a contributor both from the serving line (no errors in 18 serves) a
Menlo-Atherton girls wins important PAL volleyball match
Palo Alto Weekly / Posted 6 days ago
Johnson was a contributor both from the serving line (no errors in 18 serves) and the back line (13 digs). M-A hosts Sequoia for a 6:15 p.m. PAL match on Thursday. Sacred Heart Prep opened West Bay Athletic League action with a 25-23, 25-23,... Read more
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Finance and Commerce
Silicon Valley road features highest U.S. rentto open an office on Sand Hill Road, alongside such Silicon Valley institutions
Silicon Valley road features highest U.S. rent
Finance and Commerce / Posted 6 days ago
to open an office on Sand Hill Road, alongside such Silicon Valley institutions as Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers and Sequoia Capital. But he’s going to have to pay up. Located in Facebook Inc.’s hometown of Menlo Park, California, Sand Hill... Read more
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The Mercury News
Coroner: San Jose State student died from drowningof death of San Jose State student William “Billy” Nguyen, who died while swimm
Coroner: San Jose State student died from drowning
The Mercury News / Posted 6 days ago
of death of San Jose State student William “Billy” Nguyen, who died while swimming with fellow students at Eagle Lake in Sequoia National Park, was freshwater drowning, according to the Tulare County Coroner’s Office. Nguyen, a 19-year-old... Read more
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Business Wire
Weebly Launches Weebly 4, a Complete Platform That Intelligently Unites Websites, E-commerce, and Marketing in One Placethe highest-rated website building mobile app in the App Store and Google Play.
Weebly Launches Weebly 4, a Complete Platform That Intelligently Unites Websites, E-commerce, and Marketing in One Place
Business Wire / Posted 6 days ago
the highest-rated website building mobile app in the App Store and Google Play. Weebly is based in San Francisco and its investors include Sequoia Capital, Tencent Holdings, Baseline Ventures, Floodgate, Felicis, Ron Conway and... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Top Silicon Alley VC firm leads $13 million seed round for insurance startupSequoia Capital, the blue-chip fund whose investment portfolio has included App
Top Silicon Alley VC firm leads $13 million seed round for insurance startup
Crain's New York Business / Posted 6 days ago
Sequoia Capital, the blue-chip fund whose investment portfolio has included Apple, Oracle, LinkedIn and PayPal, has led a $13 million seed round for peer-to-peer insurance startup Lemonade. The Manhattan-based company announced the funding on... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Lemonade to start insurance sales one year after being foundedpreviously oversaw BlackBerry Ltd.’s unsuccessful push into touchscreen phones.
Lemonade to start insurance sales one year after being founded
Crain's New York Business / Posted 6 days ago
previously oversaw BlackBerry Ltd.’s unsuccessful push into touchscreen phones. With Lemonade, Schreiber found an ally in Sequoia Capital, which described the deal last year as one of the firm’s largest seed investments ever. Expectations are... Read more
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iol.co.za
How a solo road trip forced me to grow upof being raped or otherwise hurt wasn't based on location. That I couldn't feel
How a solo road trip forced me to grow up
iol.co.za / Posted 6 days ago
of being raped or otherwise hurt wasn't based on location. That I couldn't feel any more unsafe in the shade of ancient Sequoia trees than men made me feel on the sidewalks of streets I walked every day. Outside a Starbucks west of Yosemite, I... Read more
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Red Herring
More Unicorns Exited than Born in Q2 2016 - Report — Red Herringplanned acquisition of LinkedIn later this year will ensure its wallet remains
More Unicorns Exited than Born in Q2 2016 - Report — Red Herring
Red Herring / Posted 6 days ago
planned acquisition of LinkedIn later this year will ensure its wallet remains active. The top VC investors were NEA, Sequoia, IVP and Accel, respectively. The United States leads exit activity, followed by the UK, India, Canada, Germany and... Read more
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The Economic Times
Pepperfry raises Rs 210 cr funding from existing angels$160 million, twice more than its closest rival Urban Ladder, which has raised
Pepperfry raises Rs 210 cr funding from existing angels
The Economic Times / Posted 6 days ago
$160 million, twice more than its closest rival Urban Ladder, which has raised $80 million from SAIF Partners, Kalaari and Sequoia Capital India. Other competitors include horizontals like Flipkart, Amazon, Snapdeal and Shopclues which together... Read more
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Boston Globe
Silicon Valley VCs pay highest rent in USto open an office on Sand Hill Road, alongside such Silicon Valley institutions
Silicon Valley VCs pay highest rent in US
Boston Globe / Posted 6 days ago
to open an office on Sand Hill Road, alongside such Silicon Valley institutions as Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers and Sequoia Capital. He’s going to have to pay up. Located in Menlo Park, Calif., Sand Hill Road has the most expensive office... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
A 'tourist investor,' not a VC firm, has the most investments in billion-dollar tech startups24 investments in billion-dollar US startups surpass top venture capital firms
A 'tourist investor,' not a VC firm, has the most investments in billion-dollar tech startups
Stamford Advocate / Posted 7 days ago
24 investments in billion-dollar US startups surpass top venture capital firms like SV Angel (23 unicorns), Sequoia Capital (20), and Andreessen Horowitz (20). T. Rowe Price, another mutual fund, rounded out the top five unicorn... Read more
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Connecticut Post
A 'tourist investor,' not a VC firm, has the most investments in billion-dollar tech startups24 investments in billion-dollar US startups surpass top venture capital firms
A 'tourist investor,' not a VC firm, has the most investments in billion-dollar tech startups
Connecticut Post / Posted 7 days ago
24 investments in billion-dollar US startups surpass top venture capital firms like SV Angel (23 unicorns), Sequoia Capital (20), and Andreessen Horowitz (20). T. Rowe Price, another mutual fund, rounded out the top five unicorn... Read more
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Business Insider
A 'tourist investor', not a VC firm, has the most investments in billion-dollar tech startups24 investments in billion-dollar U.S. startups surpass top venture capital firm
A 'tourist investor', not a VC firm, has the most investments in billion-dollar tech startups
Business Insider / Posted 7 days ago
24 investments in billion-dollar U.S. startups surpass top venture capital firms like SV Angel (23 unicorns), Sequoia Capital (20), and Andreessen Horowitz (20). T. Rowe Price, another mutual fund, rounded out the top five unicorn... Read more
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The New Canaan News
Car stolen in New Cannanafter a car was stolen from Old Stamford Road on Sunday. Police said in the ea
Car stolen in New Cannan
The New Canaan News / Posted 7 days ago
after a car was stolen from Old Stamford Road on Sunday. Police said in the early morning of Sept. 18, a blue Toyota Sequoia was stolen from the driveway of a home on Old Stamford Road. The vehicle was unlocked and the keys were inside the... Read more
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Business Wire
收购Sony Creative Software产品:MAGIX宣布过渡阶段结束并推出vegascreativesoftware.comForge、ACID和SpectraLayers将加入到MAGIX多样化的音频组合中。除这些产品以外,该软件提供商也将在magix-audio.com上推出长
收购Sony Creative Software产品:MAGIX宣布过渡阶段结束并推出vegascreativesoftware.com
Business Wire / Posted 7 days ago
Forge、ACID和SpectraLayers将加入到MAGIX多样化的音频组合中。除这些产品以外,该软件提供商也将在magix-audio.com上推出长期畅销产品Music Maker、Samplitude和Sequoia。 MAGIX首席执行官Klaus Schmidt表示:“对Sony Creative... Read more
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KTVU 2 San Francisco
San Jose State student dies during apparent drowningwith a passion for the outdoors. It was that love for the outdoors that led him
San Jose State student dies during apparent drowning
KTVU 2 San Francisco / Posted 7 days ago
with a passion for the outdoors. It was that love for the outdoors that led him to participate in a weekend school trip to Sequoia National Park. Family members and school officials said Monday that Nguyen, 19, and a student at San Jose State... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Student drowns while on Sierra backpacking tripJOSE, Calif. (AP) - University officials say a 19-year-old San Jose State sopho
Student drowns while on Sierra backpacking trip
KTVN Reno / Posted 8 days ago
JOSE, Calif. (AP) - University officials say a 19-year-old San Jose State sophomore drowned over the weekend in a lake at Sequoia National Park while on a student backpacking trip. San Jose State President Mary A. Papazian said Monday William... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Student drowns while on Sierra backpacking tripJOSE, Calif. (AP) - University officials say a 19-year-old San Jose State sopho
Student drowns while on Sierra backpacking trip
The Record Searchlight / Posted 8 days ago
JOSE, Calif. (AP) - University officials say a 19-year-old San Jose State sophomore drowned over the weekend in a lake at Sequoia National Park while on a student backpacking trip. San Jose State President Mary A. Papazian said Monday William... Read more
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