17 hrs ago
The Sex Discrimination Case That Rocked Silicon Valley Proceeds to Trial
The high-profile sexual discrimination lawsuit by Ellen Pao against the Silicon Valley giant venture capital firm Kleiner Perkins Caufield and Byers has moved closer to trial.
21 hrs ago
Kleiner Perkins Partner Chi-Hua Chien Transitioning Out Of Firm
If you paid a visit to Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers' Sand Hill Road headquarters on any given day, you'd likely bump into Chi-Hua Chien .
Flipboard To Close $50 Million More In Funding Tomorrow
Flipboard, the social news app, will close another $50 million round of funding on Tuesday led by Rizvi Traverse Management , which had already announced a separate $50 million investment in September.
RISD Names Provost Rosanne Somerson as Interim President
The Board of Trustees for the Rhode Island School of Design announced today that Provost Rosanne Somerson has been named as the school's interim president, beginning January 1st.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Telogis Is Voted by Employees as a 'Top Workplace' in Orange County for the Fourth Consecutive Year
Telogis' team members ranked confidence in company leadership and feeling their work was appreciated by management as the leading reasons for what drives their overall satisfaction with the company.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Maeda Resigns From RISD
John Maeda, president of Rhode Island School of Design , announced today that he will be stepping down from his position at the end of the current semester.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Young Entrepreneurs on How to Spend Your First $1 Million
Luxury rides, glitzy addresses, private jetsThese are just a few assumed splurges of the suddenly wealthy tech elite.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
Venture firms with the most 2013 IPOs
Volume picked up in the second and third quarters, and as of mid-November, 71 offerings have taken place.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Wall Street Journal
Ellen Pao's Husband, Alphonse Fletcher, Accused of Fraud in Bankruptcy Report
The husband of Ellen Pao-whose gender discrimination lawsuit against her former employer, Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, has dragged on for 18 months-is embroiled in his own legal issue, which took a new turn this week.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
Kleiner Perkins: Why we fired Ellen Pao
Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers is disputing accusations that it fired Ellen Pao last year as retaliation for her gender discrimination lawsuit against the firm.
Exclusive: Flipboard raising another $50 million
Social news app Flipboard is in final negotiations to raise $50 million in new venture capital funding, Fortune has learned.
Applied Clinical Trials
ARMO BioSciences Initiates Phase 1 Clinical Trial of First-In-Class Cancer Immunotherapy
Based on extensive clinical and preclinical data, ARMO plans to develop this unique molecule for known indications and innovative applications including cancer, fibrosis, hypercholesterolemia/atherosclerosis and inflammatory diseases.
ARMO BioSciences decloaks with cash, focus on cancer
The Redwood City company, launched by a trio of former employees at the legendary DNAX Research Institute in Palo Alto, is playing off the boom in cancer immunotherapy research and drugs.
Sun Nov 24, 2013
Google Glass creates app-ortunities
A rare opportunity came my way in October when Google unveiled its Internet-surfing, voice and gesture-controlling eye glasses to the public for the first time in Durham, N.C., near where I live.
Sat Nov 23, 2013
Taxpayers Out $139 Million on FISKER Auto Loan
Once again American taxpayers are being soaked by the Obama administration's quest for failed green energy projects.
Fri Nov 22, 2013
Wall Street Journal
Kleiner Perkins Denies Retaliation in Gender Discrimination Case
Silicon Valley venture firm Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers said it terminated former partner Ellen Pao for "longstanding performance issues" and not because she filed a lawsuit against the firm alleging gender discrimination and retaliation.
Midcontinent signs on to provide home security services
"Our customers will have a total home management solution that gives them remote control access to lighting, appliances, thermostats and enhanced video monitoring through their smartphones, PCs and tablets," said Midcontinent vice president of information systems Gary Shawd.
Mon Nov 18, 2013
The Ashland Daily Tidings
Substitute-meat makers' art imitates life
Ethan Brown held up one of his ready-to-eat vegetarian chicken strips and peeled off stringy strands that mimicked the moist meat of the real thing.
Premier Global Investors Infuse $58 Million into SimpliVity to...
SimpliVity Corporation, the pioneer in globally federated hyperconverged IT infrastructure, today announced that it has secured $58 million in Series C funding co-led by existing investor Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers Growth and DFJ Growth, and joined by Meritech Capital Partners and Swisscom Ventures, as well as existing investors Accel and ... (more)
Thu Nov 14, 2013
Kleiner's Chi-Hua Chien may raise his own VC fund
Chi-Hua Chien, a partner with Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, is thinking about launching his own venture capital fund, Fortune has learned.