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Adam Lashinsky / Fortune:
Behind Jawbone's transition from making earpieces to wireless speakers to fitness trackers   —  Jawbone: The trials of a 16-year-old can't-miss startup  —  The first thing you notice about Hosain Rahman, CEO of the much-buzzed-about gadget maker Jawbone, are his wrists.
Jan 24, 2015, 11:00 AMIn context
Fortune:
Cover story on the rise of unicorns: 80+ private companies achieve valuations of at least $1B   —  The Age of Unicorns  —  Stewart Butterfield had one objective when he set out to raise money for his startup last fall: a billion dollars or nothing.  If he couldn't reach a $1 billion valuation for Slack …
Jan 23, 2015, 12:45 AMIn context
Erin Griffith / Fortune:
Boxed, a wholesale shopping app, raises $25M series B led by GGV and DST   —  Boxed, a bulk shopping app, raises $25 million  —  Boxed, a mobile application for wholesale shopping, has raised $25 million in a Series B round of funding.  GGV Capital and Digital Sky Technologies led the round …
Jan 15, 2015, 9:45 AMIn context
Dan Primack / Fortune:
Returns for Chris Sacca's Lowercase Ventures Fund I, based on Uber's latest fair market value, climb to 216X, a possibly record-setting multiple   —  Exclusive: Is this the best-performing VC fund ever?  —  Can you name the best-performing venture capital fund in history?
Jan 11, 2015, 12:40 PMIn context
Geoffrey Smith / Fortune:
Tencent launches first online-only private bank WeBank in China   —  Tencent leads new wave of private, online Chinese banks  —  China's stock market may have opened 2015 with a roar, the wild rally in Shanghai continuing with a stunning 3.6% rise Monday.  —  But away from the noise …
Jan 5, 2015, 11:30 AMIn context
Michal Lev-Ram / Fortune:
How Disney CEO Bob Iger uses technology to keep every division of his company relevant   —  Disney CEO Bob Iger's empire of tech  —  Even in a dress-down gray sweater, Bob Iger looks a bit mechanical.  His mouth is almost geometrically straight, his face constructed of some cool alloy.
Dec 30, 2014, 7:25 AMIn context
Fortune:
I work at Sony Pictures.  This is what it was like after we got hacked.   —  An employee* in the Los Angeles office of Sony Pictures Entertainment SNE opened up to Fortune about the personal ordeal they went through following revelations of North Korea's alleged cyber attack on the company.
Dec 22, 2014, 1:55 AMIn context
Erin Griffith / Fortune:
Evan Williams: Medium's key advertising sales metric is not page views, but time spent on page   —  Evan Williams: On billionaire-backed journalism, Shanley Kane, and the problem with vanity ad metrics  —  Many people use the newish blogging site Medium each day, but almost as many of them are confused …
Dec 16, 2014, 6:35 AMIn context
Laura Lorenzetti / Fortune:
SurveyMonkey is worth $2 billion after new $250 million fundraising round   —  SurveyMonkey, the online survey platform, raised $250 million in equity financing, making the company worth close to $2 billion.  —  The funding will help the company pursue future acquisition purchases …
Dec 15, 2014, 11:10 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

Sponsor Posts

Microsoft:
Introducing Microsoft Surface Hub: The first device to unlock the power of the group  —  Surface Hub unlocks new capabilities for Microsoft's customers and demonstrates the flexibility of the Windows 10 platform.
HP:
Printing Organs, Prosthetics & Devices: Medical 3D Printing Comes of Age  —  The ability to print three-dimensional objects instantly and with precision is revolutionizing entire industries, and healthcare is no exception.
Exitround:
How Much Are Actual Startup Exit Prices And Returns?  —  What are the actual returns for investors and founders when startups get acquired?  There is plenty of talk lately about bubbles, burn rates and risk …
Zoho:
5 Tips to Up Your Recruiting Game for 2015  —  The new year is officially underway and the signs are everywhere.  —  There's a signup sheet for treadmills at the gym, the produce aisle at your supermarket …