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2014/04/16 15:44
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For those interested in making casual connections of a different kind, Superb launches Wednesday on iPhone and offers to spice up one's social life. Co-founder and CEO Eddy Lu describes Superb as a...
2014/04/16 15:44
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2014/04/16 10:38
2014/04/16 10:38
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WATERLOO — A 27-year-old University of Waterloo graduate is going toe-to-toe against Google and Apple this year over the best platform for wearable technology. Eric Migicovsky was warmly received at...
2014/04/15 11:22
2014/04/15 11:22
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Alan Braverman is far enough into his career as a serial entrepreneur that he doesn’t want to start again from scratch. What he’s aiming to do is create a different kind of studio that brings talented...
2014/04/15 11:13
2014/04/15 11:13
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They make things happen. They’re the investors, the connectors and the nurturers. Vice-president /Accelerator, Silicon Valley Bank Known as the Queen of Start-ups, Karia is leading Silicon Valley...
2014/04/15 02:42
2014/04/15 02:42
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While I was a student at Stanford I learned about a phenomenon called “Duck Syndrome.” Like ducks in water, Stanford students appear calm, composed, and seem to move effortlessly. However, below the...
2014/04/14 21:27
2014/04/14 21:27
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Up in the hills above Silicon Valley, a group of 30- and 20-something engineers are living and working together in Portola Valley, Calif., in what could be called part modern-day commune, part...
2014/04/13 14:19
2014/04/13 14:19
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It took Fred Wilson 10 years to become what he calls a “half-way decent” venture capitalist. It took him 20 to become a startup legend. Lately, rumors have swirled that the Zynga, Tumblr and Twitter...
2014/04/09 18:23
2014/04/09 18:23
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For finding the value of treatments that others ignored. One in six U.S. men will be diagnosed with prostate cancer this year, and the common treatment--androgen suppression therapy--can lead to...
2014/04/08 22:18
2014/04/08 22:18
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San Francisco is a great place to live, if you can afford it. Like any other economic problem, we can boil this one down to supply and demand. With all of the recent fervor over employees at tech...
2014/04/08 14:22
2014/04/08 14:22
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Silicon Valley is the land of big ideas and startups looking to become the next household name. According to a recent Venture Capital report, venture firms nationwide invested $7.8 billion in 1,005...
2014/04/08 03:38
2014/04/08 03:38
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Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg James Martin/CNET Mark Zuckerberg's FWD.us political action group has added a few more tech heavy hitters to its membership roster. Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates,...
2014/04/08 02:42
2014/04/08 02:42
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From technology to fashion, California is a hub of innovation so it’s no surprise that it’s also startup central. However, only one city can be crowned king (or queen) of entrepreneurship and that...
2014/04/07 20:21
2014/04/07 20:21
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The Techstars accelerator curriculum, a mentorship-driven seed-stage investment program, is well known in the tech world. “The Techstars model is so standardized now, it’s almost staggering how...
2014/04/06 13:38
2014/04/06 13:38
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Billionaire investor and philanthropist Peter Thiel plans to announce Thursday the next group of 20 young men and women who will receive $100,000 each to work as tech entrepreneurs instead of spending...
2014/04/04 06:55
2014/04/04 06:55
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The Dating Ring wants you to actually meet your date in personYou want whaaaaat? Anyone who has tried online dating knows it typically goes one of two ways: 1. You get a match, you message, you...
2014/04/03 23:38
2014/04/03 23:38
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Many African women give birth at home without access to drugs, which is particularly problematic if the mother is HIV-positive, because antiretrovirals to prevent the transmission of HIV from mother...
Read more at CNET, AllAfrica.com
2014/04/03 19:35
2014/04/03 19:35
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Friday, April 4, 2014  Newsfeeds Contact UsAbout UsPrint AdvertisingOnline AdvertisingArchive Site SearchWhy risk-averse path is crowding us out Friday, April 04, 2014ADVERTISEMENTI have...
2014/04/03 17:08
2014/04/03 17:08
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... Shaking Is So Medieval," Arrington blogged back in 2009. "Let's End It." What followed was a quasi-scientific rant against the custom, which dates back to at least the 5th century BC: I'm not...
2014/04/01 21:21
2014/04/01 21:21
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A record $15.4 billion was poured into private companies by venture investors in the first quarter despite a steady drop in the number of deals, a new report shows. The global VC report from...
2014/04/01 21:17
2014/04/01 21:17
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Crowdfunding has fundamentally disrupted the way that artists fund their creative projects and startups get capital to grow. Now, it's changing the way buildings are purchased. Investors are eagerly...
2014/04/16 15:44
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