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#SXSWi 2014 Recap: #Creativity in Innovation and Entrepreneurship by @wonderwall7
Creativity in Innovation and Entrepreneurship was a discussion lead by Robert Safian, the Editor in Chief of Fast Company, and John Maeda, Design Partner at Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers and former president of the Rhode Island School of Design.
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GreenDust to expand overseas operations, sell more products
GreenDust is spreading its wings to emerging markets in West Asia and South East Asia while expanding its portfolio with categories like medical equipments, apparels and shoes.
Whisper raising $30M as Secret war heats up
Whisper, an app that lets users post thoughts anonymously on top of images, is reportedly raising $30 million in new funding at a valuation of about $200 million.
Natural Language Business Analytics Company DataRPM Raises $5.1M
Joining the fray of business intelligence companies developing natural language search for data analysis, DataRPM has raised $5.1 million.
Mobile VC Pulls in $592.9M in February
Mobile-focused private companies made $592.9 million in new venture capital funding in February, according to the latest from the industry watchers at Rutberg & Co.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
Secret reportedly raises nearly $10M from Google Ventures and Kleiner Perkins
The anonymous sharing iOS app Secret has raised close to $10 million from Google Ventures and Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers in a round valuing it at over $40 million, citing unidentified sources.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Centrify's Tom Kemp On Preparing Technology Companies For The Long Haul
On a first glance, it wouldn't be apparent that Tom Kemp , a co-founder and the CEO of Centrify , runs one of the world's best private enterprise technology companies.
Puppet Labs' new downtown headquarters, its fifth in as many years, could accommodate 500 workers
Puppet will have an interior stairway connecting the fifth and sixth floors of Block 300, an open floor plan and central gathering space.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
ServiceMax Announces $71 Million in Series E Financing
The round was led by Meritech Capital with significant participation by Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, as well as new investors Cross Creek Advisors, QuestMark Partners, Sozo Ventures, as well as existing investors Emergence Capital Partners, Mayfield Fund, Trinity Ventures, Crosslink Capital, Adams Street Partners, and salesforce.com.
DocuSign Raises $85M To Speed Up Product Innovation, Expand Into New Verticals
Electronic signature platform DocuSign today announced that it has raised $85 million in a new funding round led by a group of large institutional funds.
HealthCare Royalty Partners leads $36 mln Series E round in Invuity
Invuity , which develops medical devices, has raised $36 million in a Series E funding round led by HealthCare Royalty Partners .
Mon Mar 03, 2014
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PacBio, the Post-Hype Sleeper of Genomics
Hype and biotech go hand in hand, but genomics takes exaggeration up a few extra notches .
Rental platform Zumper raises $6.5M in Series A funding round
The rental site Zumper , which powers a nationwide apartment search and rental listings-management platform, has raised $6.5 million in a Series A funding round it says it will use to become an end-to-end rentals service.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
Shape Security Raises $40 Million Series C to Scale Botwall Technology
Shape Security today revealed it raised $40 million in Series C funding led by Norwest Venture Partners to continue its mission of reinventing web defense.
Mon Feb 24, 2014
Wall Street Journal
Kleiner Perkins' Ted Schlein on the Cybercrime Arms Race
Thousands of people will descend on San Francisco on Monday for RSA's security conference .
Here's Secret, the hot new social app that delivers Silicon Valley arrogance straight to your palm.
Remember last week's "War on the 1%" rant by the poor, embattled multimillionaire Tom Perkins? Well, Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, is backing Secret, a hot new social-networking app that has captivated Silicon Valley with commentary that could have come from Perkins himself, for all we know.
Sat Feb 22, 2014
Obamacare Spurring A New Generation Of Healthcare Startups
Editor's note: Beth Seidenberg, M.D. , is a general partner with Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, focused on life science and digital health investing.
Fri Feb 21, 2014
Wall Street Journal
3 Principles of Successful Design
Since arriving in Silicon Valley six weeks ago, I've spent time with designers at Flipboard, Chegg, Nest, AboutLife, FindTheBest, MyFitnessPal, Square, Codecademy, Gumroad and about 20 others.
Recently released market study: Crescendo Bioscience, Inc. - Medical...
It develops quantitative, objective, and biology based tests to provide rheumatologists with deeper clinical insights to enable more effective management of patients with autoimmune and inflammatory diseases.
Thu Feb 20, 2014
CircleUp's Brian Caldbeck Channels His Passion Into A Creative Financing Marketplace
As crowdfunding is all the rage today, there are entrepreneurs like Ryan Caldbeck of CircleUp who approach opportunities a bit differently.