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Mark Suster / Fortune:
Upfront survey of VCs: 91% expect valuations do go down in the first half of 2016, 62% say their portfolios are cutting costs   —  The State of Venture Capital  —  There are a lot of data points that one can use to get a sense of the venture capital markets, including the number of startup financings and the level of VC fundraising.
Feb 6, 2016, 10:05 PMIn context
Robert Hackett / Fortune:
Software supply chain manager Sonatype raises $30M led by Goldman Sachs   —  Goldman Sachs Leads $30 Million Investment in Software Supply Chain Fixer  —  Imagine an auto assembly line in which each factory worker is allowed to make random supplier and part decisions.
Feb 4, 2016, 1:25 PMIn context
Heather Clancy / Fortune:
Slack hires Foursquare SVP of Product Strategy Noah Weiss for AI push   —  Slack Hires Foursquare Exec for Artificial Intelligence Push  —  This story was updated at Tuesday afternoon to include comments by Noah Weiss.  —  It seems Foursquare, the once-high-flying location app company, can't catch a break.
Jan 26, 2016, 3:25 PMIn context
William D. Cohan / Fortune:
Floundering tech stocks raise questions about the IPO process, cause problems for IPO-bound unicorns   —  Silicon Valley's $585 Billion Problem  —  VCs have pumped up the value of the “unicorn” startups.  Now tech IPOs are in trouble.  Good luck getting out.
Jan 23, 2016, 7:05 PMIn context
Barb Darrow / Fortune:
Sources: VMware to lay off up to 900 people next week as EMC, VMware, Dell continue work on merger   —  VMware Insiders Brace for Big Cuts  —  As EMC, VMware, and Dell struggle to pull their $67 billion merger across the goal line, look for big cuts to come at VMware.
Jan 22, 2016, 4:40 PMIn context
Robert Hackett / Fortune:
Malwarebytes, a cybersecurity startup headed by 26-year-old CEO Marcin Kleczynski, raises $50M from Fidelity   —  Fidelity Invests $50 Million in 26-Year-Old's Cybersecurity Startup  —  Mutual fund giant Fidelity is investing $50 million in Malwarebytes, a cybersecurity startup headed by 26-year-old CEO Marcin Kleczynski.
Jan 21, 2016, 7:40 AMIn context
Erin Griffith / Fortune:
Taboola will extend network to more websites including The Huffington Post, TechCrunch, and MapQuest, and give equity stake, in new deal with AOL   —  AOL Teams Up to Fight Facebook's ‘Walled Garden’  —  Many publishers have reluctantly accepted the fact that social media is the new distribution channel for content.
Jan 20, 2016, 4:55 PMIn context
Dan Primack / Fortune:
Sources: IBM is in advanced talks to acquire UStream in deal worth around $130M cash plus possible earn-outs and employee retention packages   —  Exclusive: IBM In Talks to Buy UStream  —  IBM is in advanced talks to acquire live video platform UStream, according to multiple sources familiar with the deal.
Jan 20, 2016, 2:55 PMIn context
Fortune:
San Francisco-based online consignment startup, Threadflip, shuts down, to “partner” with Le Tote   —  Threadflip Suddenly Shuts Down, Will “Partner” with Le Tote  —  Threadflip, a San Francisco-based online consignment startup, will shut down as of midnight Wednesday night, the site told users today.
Jan 12, 2016, 2:55 PMIn context
Leena Rao / Fortune:
Magic debuts premium service, Magic+, to cost $100/ hour for a virtual assistant that can complete any task   —  Magic, the Virtual Assistant for Everything, Debuts A Premium Service  —  When reality TV star and pawn shop owner Corey Harrison was jilted by a staff member at an unnamed Laguna Beach hotel …
Jan 5, 2016, 3:00 PMIn context

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