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Heather Somerville / Mercury News:
Venture funds raised $29.8B in 2014, a 69% increase over 2013 and highest amount since 2007   —  Venture funds raise $29.8 billion as tech draws eager investors  —  Venture capital firms are the wealthiest they've been in seven years, as investors from all ends of the globe are eagerly writing …
Jan 13, 2015, 11:25 AMIn context
Jeremy C. Owens / Mercury News:
Networking company Riverbed Technology to be acquired by private equity firm Thoma Bravo for $3.6B after activist investor struggle   —  Riverbed Technology to sell for $3.6 billion after activist investor struggle  —  SAN FRANCISCO — Networking company Riverbed Technology has agreed …
Dec 15, 2014, 7:55 PMIn context
Julia Love / Mercury News:
Protesters storm Apple campus urging better working conditions for service workers   —  CUPERTINO — As rain pummeled the Bay Area, a group of protesters stormed Apple's campus Thursday, calling for the tech giant to help the service workers who keep its campus humming make a better living.
Dec 12, 2014, 12:50 AMIn context
Jeremy C. Owens / Mercury News:
Cypress Semiconductor buys Spansion in $4B Silicon Valley chip deal   —  Cypress Semiconductors and Spansion, two of the largest chip companies in Silicon Valley, announced Monday that they will merge in a $4 billion deal.  The newly formed company will retain the Cypress name and San Jose headquarters …
Dec 1, 2014, 6:35 PMIn context
Julia Love / Mercury News:
Union pushes for better conditions for security guards on Apple campus   —  As organized labor expands its efforts in Silicon Valley, a local union and civil rights activist the Rev. Jesse Jackson are pushing for better working conditions for the security guards who work at Apple's campus.
Nov 26, 2014, 1:30 AMIn context
Jeremy C. Owens / Mercury News:
Apple downplays Masque threat, ‘not aware’ of any users affected   —  CUPERTINO — In Apple's first statement since a vulnerability in its popular mobile devices was described by security specialists, the company said Thursday that it was unaware of any user actually being hacked through the “Masque Attack” technique.
Nov 13, 2014, 11:55 PMIn context
Michelle Quinn / Mercury News:
Sean Parker building an app aiding beachgoers as part of his settlment with Coastal Commission   —  Sean Parker s novel restitution - a statewide beach access mobile app  —  Sean Parker is working on a California public access mobile app as part of his settlement last year with the state Coastal Commission over his wedding at Big Sur.
Oct 26, 2014, 9:20 PMIn context
Brandon Bailey / Mercury News:
Google expands in San Francisco: leases office space at 1 Market Street, buys 8-story building at 188 Embarcadero   —  Google expanding its San Francisco offices  —  Google is expanding its already sizable presence in San Francisco by leasing space in one office tower and buying another on the Embarcadero …
Jul 12, 2014, 2:35 PMIn context
Patrick May / Mercury News:
Yahoo sued for sexual harrassment, complaint alleges female exec coerced female engineer into sex   —  Female Yahoo exec sued for sexual harassment  —  A high-level female Yahoo executive helping to lead the company's mobile-content efforts was named Friday in a state lawsuit filed …
Jul 11, 2014, 7:30 PMIn context
Steve Johnson / Mercury News:
Hewlett-Packard and shareholders reach settlement in suit over Autonomy deal   —  PALO ALTO — In a victory for Hewlett-Packard, the tech giant said Monday it has tentatively reached a settlement in a federal shareholder lawsuit over its ill-fated purchase of British software company Autonomy …
Jun 30, 2014, 9:50 PMIn context

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