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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
Philip Elmer-DeWitt / Fortune:
Analysts' estimates for Apple's Q3: revenues up 8.5% year over year, earnings up 18%   —  Spreadsheet of the day: Final estimates for Apple's fiscal Q3  —  With the world's most valuable company — and the hedge funds' favorite — set to report earnings after the markets close today, the eyes of Wall Street are once again on Apple.
Jul 22, 2014, 11:45 AMIn context
Adam Lashinsky / Fortune:
Bill Campbell reflects on his relationship with Steve Jobs, Apple under Tim Cook, coaching leaders in tech   —  After 17 years, Bill Campbell steps down from Apple's board  —  Bill Campbell recalls Steve Jobs' invitation to join Apple's board of directors as the kind of request that takes your breath away.
Jul 17, 2014, 7:35 PMIn context
Erin Griffith / Fortune:
Pond5, a stock video marketplace, raises $61 million from Accel, Stripes   —  Unless you're in the business of video production, you likely haven't heard of Pond5.  The company's new $61 million Series A round of venture funding, led by Accel Partners with participation from Stripes Group, will likely change that.
Jul 16, 2014, 2:45 PMIn context
Jessi Hempel / Fortune:
Behind the post-acquistion evolution of Instagram, which says 25% of users use Direct monthly   —  Instagram is ready to take its shot  —  The photo-sharing social media service has a fast-growing, hyper-engaged user base that advertisers love.  Now it just needs to figure out how to make money for corporate parent Facebook.
Jul 13, 2014, 4:40 PMIn context
JP Mangalindan / Fortune:
How John Arrillaga Sr. turned orchards into office parks for Silicon Valley's tech giants   —  The secretive billionaire who built Silicon Valley  —  How John Arrillaga Sr. transformed California fruit orchards into high-priced office space for the likes of Google, Apple, Hewlett-Packard, and Cisco.
Jul 8, 2014, 1:55 AMIn context
Michal Lev-Ram / Fortune:
Google beefs up enterprise efforts with Drive for Work, Android Work, and executive hires from Cisco, IBM, Microsoft, AWS   —  Google beefs up its enterprise chops  —  With a new crop of executives from Cisco, IBM, Microsoft, and Amazon Web Services, the company is quickly building partnerships.
Jul 6, 2014, 3:50 PMIn context
Dan Primack / Fortune:
Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers raises $1.2B: $450M for flagship early-stage fund, $750M for digital growth fund   —  Exclusive: Kleiner Perkins raises $1.2 billion  —  Kleiner Perkins has no trouble raising a pair of new venture capital funds.  Venerable venture capital firm Kleiner …
Jul 2, 2014, 12:05 PMIn context
Tom Huddleston Jr / Fortune:
IAC suspends Tinder CMO Justin Mateen in response to sexual discrimination lawsuit from former marketing VP Whitney Wolfe   —  Tinder has a date with sexual discrimination suit  —  Dating app Tinder has been hit with a sexual discrimination lawsuit filed by its former vice president of marketing.
Jun 30, 2014, 9:15 PMIn context
Erin Griffith / Fortune:
ZocDoc raising $152 million at $1.6 billion valuation   —  Investors in the online find-a-doctor portal's latest round include DST Global, according to a filing.  ZocDoc, an online find-a-doctor portal, is raising a new round of funding worth $152 million, valuing the company at $1.6 billion …
Jun 24, 2014, 1:00 PMIn context

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Pure Storage:
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