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Dan Primack / Fortune:
SV Angel co-founder David Lee launches Refactor Capital fund, seeking $50M; sources say fund will focus on seed-stage startups on the West Coast   —  SV Angel Co-Founder David Lee Launches New VC Firm  —  David Lee, the seed-stage venture capitalist who last year resigned from the firm …
Mar 22, 2016, 3:55 PMIn context
Fortune:
Source: General Motors will pay more than $1B for Cruise Automation, which raised just over $18M from investors including Spark and YC   —  GM Buying Self-Driving Tech Startup for More Than $1 Billion  —  General Motors GM this morning announced that it will acquire Cruise Automation …
Mar 11, 2016, 9:47 AMIn context
Dan Primack / Fortune:
WeWork Is Raising $780 Million at a Huge Valuation   —  WeWork, a New York-based startup that leases out offices and other co-working spaces, has authorized the sale of up to $780 million in new stock, according to documents filed on Tuesday in Delaware.  —  The offering comprises what WeWork …
Mar 9, 2016, 2:50 PMIn context
Dan Primack / Fortune:
Former Snapchat and Instagram exec Emily White creating personal concierge startup Mave   —  Ex-Snapchat COO Emily White Has A New Startup  —  Former Snapchat and Instagram executive Emily White has created a high-end personal concierge startup, Fortune has learned.
Mar 3, 2016, 10:20 AMIn context
Dan Primack / Fortune:
Verizon most likely buyer for Yahoo, followed by Time Inc., and private equity; sources say Marissa Mayer has approached several PE firms   —  Who Will Buy Yahoo?  —  Yahoo Inc. is on the block.  Again.  —  The last time we went through this was in 2011, when several private equity firms kicked …
Feb 29, 2016, 2:10 AMIn context
Dan Primack / Fortune:
Jana raises $57M Series C led by Verizon Ventures for mCent ad-subsidized free internet service for emerging markets, Tim Armstrong joins the board of advisors   —  Jana Raises $57 Million to Bring Internet to Developing World  —  Jana is a Boston-based mobile Internet company …
Feb 18, 2016, 8:05 AMIn 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
Dan Primack / Fortune:
Atlassian prices its IPO at $21 per share, above its proposed range of $19-$20 per share, valuing the company at $4.4B   —  And the Price of the Last Big Tech IPO of 2015 Is...  Atlassian, maker of cloud-based workplace collaboration software, on Wednesday evening priced its initial public offering at $21 per share.
Dec 9, 2015, 5:40 PMIn context
Fortune:
Online lender Prosper confirms it lent the San Bernardino shooter $28,500   —  Online Lender Says It Gave Money to San Bernardino Shooter  —  Online lender Prosper Marketplace on Tuesday confirmed that it facilitated a $28,500 loan to Syed Farook, just weeks before he and his wife Tashfeen …
Dec 8, 2015, 5:00 PMIn context
Dan Primack / Fortune:
Marissa Mayer's severance package is worth approximately $25.5M, or $108M if control of the company changes   —  Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer Has an Insane Severance Package  —  Silicon Valley and its chroniclers are fixated right now on the fates of both Yahoo YHOO and its CEO Marissa Mayer.
Dec 4, 2015, 6:15 PMIn context

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Microsoft:
Making gaming accessible to all  —  Read the story behind the new Xbox Adaptive Controller, which will make gaming accessible to people with a broad range of disabilities.
eero:
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IBM:
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