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International Business Times
Vungle CEO charged with sexually abusing his three-year-old son, assault with a deadly weapon revenue run rate. The firm previously raised funding from investors that includ
International Business Times / Posted yesterday
revenue run rate. The firm previously raised funding from investors that include Crosslink Capital, GV (previously known as Google Ventures), 500 Startups, SoftTech VC and Thomvest Ventures. "We are horrified by the news about Zain Jaffer and... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Lyft raises $1 billion, led by Alphabet’s CapitalGcompetitor to Uber in China. Didi is also an investor in Lyft. And CapitalG is
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
competitor to Uber in China. Didi is also an investor in Lyft. And CapitalG is a sister company to GV, formerly known as Google Ventures, which is a major investor in Uber. Those relationships are further complicated by how Uber is dealing with... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Google's parent company leads $1 billion investment in Lyftits impressive growth." In 2013, Google invested $258 million in Uber through
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 2 days ago
its impressive growth." In 2013, Google invested $258 million in Uber through a different venture capital arm called Google Ventures, which was later rebranded under Alphabet as GV. Patrick Lenihan, a spokesman for Google, told CNN Tech these... Read more
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Business Insider
Google just delivered a $1 billion blow to Uberrelationship with Lyft. In addition to the latest round of funding, Waymo is pa
Business Insider / Posted 2 days ago
relationship with Lyft. In addition to the latest round of funding, Waymo is partnering with Lyft on self-driving vehicles. Interestingly enough, Google is also an early investor in Uber. Google Ventures poured $258 million into Uber back in... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Google's parent company leads $1 billion investment in Lyftits impressive growth." In 2013, Google invested $258 million in Uber through
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 2 days ago
its impressive growth." In 2013, Google invested $258 million in Uber through a different venture capital arm called Google Ventures, which was later rebranded under Alphabet as GV. Patrick Lenihan, a spokesman for Google, told CNN Tech these... Read more
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News 8000
Google's parent company leads $1 billion investment in Lyftits impressive growth." In 2013, Google invested $258 million in Uber through
News 8000 / Posted 2 days ago
its impressive growth." In 2013, Google invested $258 million in Uber through a different venture capital arm called Google Ventures, which was later rebranded under Alphabet as GV. Patrick Lenihan, a spokesman for Google, told CNN Tech these... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Google's parent company leads $1 billion investment in Lyftits impressive growth." In 2013, Google invested $258 million in Uber through
KECI Missoula / Posted 2 days ago
its impressive growth." In 2013, Google invested $258 million in Uber through a different venture capital arm called Google Ventures, which was later rebranded under Alphabet as GV. Patrick Lenihan, a spokesman for Google, told CNN Tech these... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Google's parent company leads $1 billion investment in Lyftits impressive growth." In 2013, Google invested $258 million in Uber through
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 2 days ago
its impressive growth." In 2013, Google invested $258 million in Uber through a different venture capital arm called Google Ventures, which was later rebranded under Alphabet as GV. Patrick Lenihan, a spokesman for Google, told CNN Tech these... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
Google’s parent company leads $1 billion investment in Lyftits impressive growth.” In 2013, Google invested $258 million in Uber through
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 2 days ago
its impressive growth.” In 2013, Google invested $258 million in Uber through a different venture capital arm called Google Ventures, which was later rebranded under Alphabet as GV. Patrick Lenihan, a spokesman for Google, told CNN Tech these... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Google's parent company leads $1 billion investment in Lyftits impressive growth." In 2013, Google invested $258 million in Uber through
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 2 days ago
its impressive growth." In 2013, Google invested $258 million in Uber through a different venture capital arm called Google Ventures, which was later rebranded under Alphabet as GV. Patrick Lenihan, a spokesman for Google, told CNN Tech these... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Google's parent company leads $1 billion investment in Lyftits impressive growth." In 2013, Google invested $258 million in Uber through
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 2 days ago
its impressive growth." In 2013, Google invested $258 million in Uber through a different venture capital arm called Google Ventures, which was later rebranded under Alphabet as GV. Patrick Lenihan, a spokesman for Google, told CNN Tech these... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
Alphabet’s Capital G invests $1B in Lyftlitigation over intellectual property. Speculation that Alphabet was eying an
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 2 days ago
litigation over intellectual property. Speculation that Alphabet was eying an investment in the company first arose in September. The move is particularly notable, because Alphabet’s other venture firm, Google Ventures, has invested in rival... Read more
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Mashable
The most secretive startup in tech just raised another $500 millionGlobo contributed to this Series D round. Previous investors who contributed ag
Mashable / Posted 4 days ago
Globo contributed to this Series D round. Previous investors who contributed again include Alibaba, Fidelity, Alphabet's Google Ventures, JP Morgan, and T. Rowe Price. “We’re excited to welcome Temasek and the other new investors in this round... Read more
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Business Wire
Impossible Foods Hires Tech Marketing Veteran Tara Kriese to Complete Leadership Teamand Howard Hughes Medical Institute investigator at Stanford University. Invest
Business Wire / Posted 4 days ago
and Howard Hughes Medical Institute investigator at Stanford University. Investors include Khosla Ventures, Bill Gates, Google Ventures, Horizons Ventures, UBS, Viking Global Investors, Temasek and Open Philanthropy Project. More... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Software development firm's goalhas attracted a group of top investors that find its business model and its mis
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
has attracted a group of top investors that find its business model and its mission appealing, including GV -- formerly Google Ventures -- and Spark Capital. It was also the first lead investment for the Chan Zuckerberg Initiative, which... Read more
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Business Wire
Impossible Foods Hires Veteran HR Executive Marcella Butler for Senior Leadership Teamand Howard Hughes Medical Institute investigator at Stanford University. Invest
Business Wire / Posted 8 days ago
and Howard Hughes Medical Institute investigator at Stanford University. Investors include Khosla Ventures, Bill Gates, Google Ventures, Horizons Ventures, UBS, Viking Global Investors, Temasek and Open Philanthropy Project. More... Read more
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Gulf News
Start-up aims to create a tech talent pipeline from Africahas attracted a group of top investors that find both its business model and it
Gulf News / Posted 8 days ago
has attracted a group of top investors that find both its business model and its mission appealing, including GV (formerly Google Ventures) and Spark Capital.It was also the first lead investment for the Chan Zuckerberg Initiative, which Zuckerberg... Read more
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Billboard
Kobalt Adds Bill Maris to Board of Directors, Raises Additional $14 MillionKobalt announced today that Bill Maris, founder and CEO of Google Ventures and
Billboard / Posted 9 days ago
Kobalt announced today that Bill Maris, founder and CEO of Google Ventures and one of the more prominent venture capitalists in tech, has joined the independent music company's board of directors. As a first step, Maris' new venture capital fund... Read more
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Business Wire
Moody’s Invests in SecurityScorecard, a Leading Cybersecurity Ratings FirmGrowth Partners, with participation from AXA Strategic Ventures, Intel Capital
Business Wire / Posted 9 days ago
Growth Partners, with participation from AXA Strategic Ventures, Intel Capital and existing investors including Sequoia, Google Ventures (GV), Boldstart Ventures, and Evolution Equity Partners. SecurityScorecard's innovative, proprietary cyber... Read more
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Business Wire
Impossible Burger Debuts at Fatburger, America’s “Last Great Hamburger Stand”and Howard Hughes Medical Institute investigator at Stanford University. Invest
Business Wire / Posted 11 days ago
and Howard Hughes Medical Institute investigator at Stanford University. Investors include Khosla Ventures, Bill Gates, Google Ventures, Horizons Ventures, UBS, Viking Global Investors, Temasek and Open Philanthropy Project. About Fatburger An... Read more
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Web Host Industry Review
GitLab Raises $20M in Series C Funding to Build Complete DevOps SolutionWordPress founder Matt Mullenweg to its board of directors, according to a Mond
Web Host Industry Review / Posted 11 days ago
WordPress founder Matt Mullenweg to its board of directors, according to a Monday announcement. The investment, led by Google Ventures (GV), will be used to build its capabilities into operations, and to provide a unified user experience for... Read more
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Business Wire
Landmark VR Film COLLISIONS Snags Emmy for Outstanding New Approaches: Documentaryinvestors include The Walt Disney Company, Evolution Media Partners, China Medi
Business Wire / Posted 12 days ago
investors include The Walt Disney Company, Evolution Media Partners, China Media Capital, Highland Capital Partners, Google Ventures, Redpoint Ventures, Axel Springer, ProSiebenSat.1 SE, The Madison Square Garden Company, Peter Gotcher, and... Read more
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Mashable
Salesforce launches $50 million initiative to fuel social impact startupsthat Salesforce has been working with lead partners over the past six months, i
Mashable / Posted 18 days ago
that Salesforce has been working with lead partners over the past six months, including Omidyar Network, Kapor Capital, Google Ventures, the Chan Zuckerberg Initiative, and Emerson Collective. "We've been looking to a lot of these lead partners... Read more
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Business Insider
How Walmart turned its $3.3 billion acquisition of Jet.com into its greatest weapon against Amazongrowth and, in total, raised $500 million in venture funding from heavy-hitting
Business Insider / Posted 22 days ago
growth and, in total, raised $500 million in venture funding from heavy-hitting investors like Goldman Sachs, Fidelity, Google Ventures, Forerunner Ventures, and Bain Capital. When Walmart purchased Jet in August 2016 — just 13 months after the... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
This profitable Google-backed startup just inked a key deal with SAP as it eyes a 2019 IPO (ADR, BOX)Egnyte is a profitable cloud storage startup backed by GV (formerly Google Vent
Stamford Advocate / Posted 25 days ago
Egnyte is a profitable cloud storage startup backed by GV (formerly Google Ventures) and Kleiner Perkins, among others. Egnyte CEO Vineet Jain is eyeing a 2019 IPO for the company, with no more venture funding between now and then. The company just... Read more
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Connecticut Post
This profitable Google-backed startup just inked a key deal with SAP as it eyes a 2019 IPO (ADR, BOX)Egnyte is a profitable cloud storage startup backed by GV (formerly Google Vent
Connecticut Post / Posted 25 days ago
Egnyte is a profitable cloud storage startup backed by GV (formerly Google Ventures) and Kleiner Perkins, among others. Egnyte CEO Vineet Jain is eyeing a 2019 IPO for the company, with no more venture funding between now and then. The company just... Read more
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The Bristol Bay Times
'Blue economy' attracting international interestOceans '17, a first-ever Ocean Technology Innovation Sprint (OTIS) will kick of
The Bristol Bay Times / Posted 29 days ago
Oceans '17, a first-ever Ocean Technology Innovation Sprint (OTIS) will kick off on Oct. 7. OTIS is based on the Google Ventures Sprint process that engages interdisciplinary teams to create prototype solutions to problems, over five... Read more

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