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55 min ago | Wall Street Journal
The Mountain View, Calif.-based incubator, a key player in the Silicon Valley startup scene and an early launching pad for companies including Dropbox and Airbnb, will now invest $120,000 for a 7% stake in its participating companies.
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2 hrs ago | Wall Street Journal
Tiger Global Management , an investor better known for its late-stage deals, is leading an oversubscribed $12 million Series A investment in cybersecurity startup Sentinel Labs to help it convert beta users including Yahoo , Box and Netflix into paying customers.
6 hrs ago | Sys-Con Media
The new funding, unveiled at the annual GSV Education Innovation Summit in Declara, founded in 2012, is based on the premise that learning happens not only in schools and universities but continues for a lifetime where people need to constantly hone their skills and master new ones.
Diane Fraiman of Voyager Capital says there's no need to worry about Oregon's low venture capital deal flow.
Box , which is pushing to diversify its offerings beyond cloud storage, has hired Josh Kline for its Box Consulting to help woo major media companies to its services.
Image-tagging advertising startup Stipple Inc. has called it quits, shutting its doors less than 18 months after raising capital at a valuation just south of $25 million.
CU professor and Nobel Prize winner Tom Cech said Tuesday that some of the "Silicon Valley envy" of places like San Francisco is overcooked.
Chinese conglomerate Fosun International is raising its profile as an international investor, establishing a venture-capital operation in Silicon Valley.
Greg Harmon, certified market technician, founder and president of Dragonfly Capital , and partner and CIO of Presidium Capital Management recently appeared on Benzinga's PreMarket Prep where he went over his process for following market trends.
Instead of strapping a new, pricey bed on to the top of your car or in a large moving van, its latex-memory foam beds fold up into a box the size of golf clubs and fit in the back of an average car's trunk.
Wearable digital devices are sprouting up everywhere-even on infants. Owlet Baby Care has raised seed funding as it vies against several competitors to provide health monitors for babies , Yuliya Chernova reports for VentureWire.
Weebly has been valued at $455 million in a new round of funding from investors eager to cash in on a recent boom in website-creation services.
Business intelligence vendor Birst Inc. has named former Jive Software Inc. sales executive Jay Larson as chief executive, replacing Brad Peters.
Is wearable tech headed to work? APX Labs Inc. Chief Executive Brian Ballard says yes.
Holt has been one of the region's most visible tech entrepreneurs for years. But now he's also at the center of efforts to revitalize an important downtown business location, Church Street.
Australian Ben Keighran moved from Sydney to San Francisco in 2007, where he raised $US6.5 million for his mobile social networking company, Bluepulse.
The U.S. Department of Agriculture announced Monday a new $150 million program designed to provide investment capital to help small agriculture-related business in rural areas with cash needed to expand.