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Mark Suster / Both Sides of the Table:
How later IPOs and other big trends are changing the structure of the VC industry   —  The Changing Structure of the VC Industry  —  There has been much discussion in the past few years of the changing structure of the venture capital industry.  —  On the surface the narratives have been
Jul 26, 2014, 11:45 AMIn context
TechCrunch:
Apple Secretly Acquired “Pandora For Books” Startup BookLamp To Battle Amazon   —  TechCrunch has learned that Apple has made another acquisition, one that it is using to boost its e-books effort and “beat Amazon at its own game.”  It has bought BookLamp, a startup based out of Boise, Idaho …
Jul 25, 2014, 8:35 PMIn context
Bloomberg:
Zillow seeking to acquire Trulia for up to $2 billion, combining the two most-visited US real estate sites   —  Zillow Said to Be Seeking to Buy Rival Real-Estate Site Trulia  —  Zillow Inc. is seeking to acquire rival Trulia Inc., people with knowledge of the matter said …
Jul 24, 2014, 2:10 PMIn context
Arik Hesseldahl / Re/code:
HP Makes $50 Million Strategic Investment in Hortonworks   —  To the steadily growing list of big companies making strategic investments in the open source big data platform known as Hadoop, you can now add computing giant Hewlett-Packard.  —  Re/code has learned that HP today will announce …
Jul 24, 2014, 7:50 AMIn context
Karen Freifeld / Reuters:
Seven arrests made in $1.6 million StubHub cyberfraud case   —  (Reuters) - Police have arrested seven people on charges they were tied to an international ring that defrauded eBay Inc's StubHub online ticketing service of some $1.6 million, the latest in a string of high-profile cybercrime busts in recent months.
Jul 24, 2014, 12:10 AMIn context
Benjamin Mayo / 9to5Mac:
Apple reportedly discussing mobile wallet plans with credit card companies, may launch with iPhone 6   —  The Information has a new report out discussing Apple's progress on a mobile wallet payments service.  The post echoes reporting by 9to5Mac earlier in the year.
Jul 23, 2014, 6:00 PMIn context
Andrew Nusca / Fortune:
How Code2040 fellowship programs connect blacks and hispanics with Silicon Valley tech firms   —  In tech, some minorities are too minor.  This group wants to change that.  —  Before Randi Williams spent last summer in San Francisco, the 19-year-old computer-engineering student from Maryland …
Jul 23, 2014, 10:20 AMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
For Its First Google Glass Effort, EBay Adapts Its RedLaser Product Finder App   —  Back in March 2013, eBay said it would start to work on applications for Google Glass — the idea being that the Android-powered, head-mounted computer could help consumers shop for things online and in the real world …
Jul 23, 2014, 9:35 AMIn context
Lora Kolodny / Wall Street Journal:
Threadflip Raises $13M to Become Top Shop in Digital Consignment … Threadflip Inc., an online marketplace for women's used designer clothing and accessories, raised $13 million in new venture funding, said its chief executive and co-founder, Manik Singh.  —  Several players are angling …
Jul 21, 2014, 3:20 PMIn context
Wall Street Journal:
Activist investor with 2% stake pushes EMC to spin off VMware   —  Activist Investor Pushes EMC to Break Up  —  Elliott Management Says Spin-Off of VMware Would Boost Stock Price  —  Elliott Management Corp. has taken a stake of more than $1 billion in EMC Corp. and plans to push …
Jul 21, 2014, 1:30 PMIn context

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