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Dave Maass / Electronic Frontier Foundation:
EFF Outlines Plan to Fix the Broken Patent System   —  New ‘Defend Innovation’ Whitepaper Addresses Vague Software Patents, Patent Trolls  —  San Francisco - The U.S. patent system is in crisis, but there are clear steps Congress and the White House can take to mitigate the impact of vague patents …
Feb 24, 2015, 9:20 AMIn context
Anthony Ha / TechCrunch:
Fundable Acquires Mentorship Service Clarity.fm As Part Of Its New Launch Platform, Startups.co   —  Equity crowdfunding platform Fundable is announcing that it has acquired Clarity.fm, the Dan Martell-founded startup that connects entrepreneurs with mentors like Mark Cuban, Brad Feld and Eric Ries over the phone.
Feb 3, 2015, 1:45 PMIn context
Jeff John Roberts / Gigaom:
Comcast-TWC merger looks less likely amid growing opposition, concern over state of US broadband   —  As Comcast merger enters final phase, deal may be on thin ice  —  Credit: André P. Meyer-Vitali/Flickr CC  —  Credit: André P. Meyer-Vitali/Flickr CC
Dec 28, 2014, 1:55 AMIn context
JP Mangalindan / Fortune:
AlwayOn's Tony Perkins to open a Menlo Park social club for “founders, CEOs, investors, and artists” called The Cuckoo's Nest in early 2015   —  Will Silicon Valley go cuckoo for this new social club?  —  Silicon Valley's elite have a number of upscale places where they can mingle …
Dec 13, 2014, 2:30 PMIn context
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
Shark Tank-Backed GrooveBook Acquired By Shutterfly For $14.5 Million   —  GrooveBook, a photo-printing app and subscription service that creates personalized photo books featuring up to 100 of your photos, shipped monthly, has been acquired by photo printing giant Shutterfly for $14.5 million.
Nov 17, 2014, 12:55 PMIn context
Anthony Ha / TechCrunch:
Social video startup Ocho raises $1.65M, launches iOS app for recording and sharing eight-second videos   —  Mark Cuban-Backed Ocho Launches Its Social Network For Eight-Second Videos  —  According to Jourdan Urbach, co-founder of social video startup Ocho, “There really isn't anything …
Nov 11, 2014, 3:10 PMIn context
Kara Swisher / Vanity Fair:
Behind Travis Kalanick's fighting instinct, how Andreessen Horowitz missed the boat on Uber's Series B, and how Kalanick attempted to hamper Lyft's fundraising   —  Man and Uber Man  —  Uber, Travis Kalanick's smartphone-based car service, has been valued at $18.2 billion, but its C.E.O. still spends a lot of his time on the warpath.
Nov 5, 2014, 9:10 AMIn context
Ryan Lawler / TechCrunch:
uBeam Nabs $10 Million In Funding From Upfront Ventures To Make Wireless Charging A Reality   —  Wireless power seems like one of those things everyone always dreams about.  I mean, how great would it be to have your phone just charge while it's sitting in your pocket with no need to plug it in?
Oct 30, 2014, 3:45 PMIn context
Alexia Tsotsis / TechCrunch:
Kumo Is Raising $50 Million To Break The TV Bundle   —  Despite Aereo's trouble in the Supreme Court, the hope of disrupting the TV industry is still alive in the tech world.  —  A new startup led by Aol and Dish veteran Neil Davis is in the process of raising $50 million to fill that void.
Jul 23, 2014, 5:15 PMIn context
Michael Carney / PandoDaily:
Aaron Levie's run of bad timing may ultimately cost Box its IPO moment   —  Poor Aaron Levie.  —  That was my first thought when I started seeing signs over the last few weeks of the softening enterprise tech market on Wall Street after it seemingly peaked in March.
May 3, 2014, 1:55 AMIn context

Sponsor Posts

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Tech Talent for Good launches  —  Microsoft launches a new volunteer program that matches tech expertise from Microsoft employees with nonprofit IT needs, while company employees raise a record-breaking $117M in 2014.
HP:
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