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Airbnb plans to hand over the names and addresses of 124 hosts on its service to the New York attorney general, the company said in a blog post Friday .
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Do you read Bustle , the website best known in "the culture" as the place whose founder, Bryan Goldberg, uses his female employees' legs as typing desks ? No, me neither.
Food services giant Compass Group PLC , which last year served four billion meals at more than 50,000 venues worldwide, almost never sells food created outside of its own kitchens and lines of business.
Venture Technologies has tripled in size after closing a merger and acquisition this week, and the Ridgeland, Miss.-based solution provider intends to keep growing.
TechRaising will present "VC Economics - How to increase your odds of getting funded with Chris Risley," 6:30 p.m. Thursday at NextSpace, 101 Cooper St.; nearly 50 plan to attend.
California detectives are investigating a July computer theft at storied venture capital firm Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, a spokeswoman for the Menlo Park police said Thursday.
At 23, James Proud is a rising Silicon Valley tech entrepreneur which has managed to raise nearly $13 million in funding - none of which is from institutional investors.
The balance between the responsibility to command subordinates and the accountability of duty to superiors lies at the essence of leadership, but there are no guaranteed prerequisites for being a great leader.
Clinverse, a provider of automated financial management tech solutions for clinical trials, has closed a $9.1m round of funding led by New Jersey-based Edison Partners.
Machine learning, which was all the rage among developers in the 1980s only to fall out of favor in the 1990s when real-world results were slow to materialize, is back with a vengeance today, says Draper Fisher Jurvetson Partner Steve Jurvetson .
The software and camera company plans to use the money to expand its team, build 360 degree cameras and make more films.
Women venture capitalists underperform their male counterparts by some 15 percent, according to a new Harvard University study, but the performance differences have narrowed over time and in firms that employ more than a single female venture partner.
Mitt Romney and his partners at Bain Capital are stuffing their pockets once again.
Xamarin , the world's fastest-growing mobile application development platform, today announced a $54 million Series C financing round-the largest single round raised by any mobile application platform company-led by new and existing investors, including Charles River Ventures, Floodgate, Ignition Partners, Insight Venture Partners, and Lead Edge ... (more)
TOMS Shoes , the company often credited for making the one-for-one socially conscious business model take off , decided earlier this summer it wanted to expand even faster since its founding in 2006.
FarmLink LLC raised $40 million in Series B venture funding to help farmers use big data to maximize farm productivity and avoid spending unnecessary efforts on soil that's already spent.
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