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Ryan Mac / Forbes:
Korean E-commerce Leader Coupang To Raise $1 Billion From SoftBank At $5 Billion Valuation   —  As a Harvard undergraduate student, Bom Kim signed off on most emails with a quote from his entrepreneurial hero, SoftBank leader Masayoshi Son.  “All I had was a dream and confidence for which I had no basis …
Jun 3, 2015, 9:55 AMIn context
Ryan Mac / Forbes:
Filing shows mobile shopping app Wish is now valued at $3B+ after possibly raising more than $500M   —  Mobile Shopping App Wish Possibly Raised More Than $500 Million, Now Valued At $3 Billion  —  Earlier this week, startups including human resources software provider Zenefits …
May 8, 2015, 11:50 AMIn context
Ryan Mac / Forbes:
A profile of Frank Wang Tao, founder of the world's biggest drone company DJI, who is worth $4.5B   —  Bow To Your Billionaire Drone Overlord: Frank Wang's Quest To Put DJI Robots Into The Sky  —  Frank Wang Tao has never been arrested.  He pays his taxes on time.  And he rarely drinks.
May 6, 2015, 8:45 AMIn context
Ryan Mac / Forbes:
Sources: Alibaba invested in Amazon challenger Jet's $140M round in February   —  Alibaba Secretly Invested In Amazon Challenger Jet.com  —  Chinese e-commerce powerhouse Alibaba Group recently invested in Jet.com, a soon-to-launch online retailer that hopes to challenge Amazon.com , multiple sources confirmed to FORBES.
Apr 29, 2015, 10:45 PMIn context
Ryan Mac / Forbes:
Inside the life of Minecraft creator Markus Persson after the $2.5B sale to Microsoft   —  Inside The Post-Minecraft Billionaire Life Of Gamer God Markus Persson  —  It's 7 p.m. on a Monday in Stockholm, and Markus Persson sits on the terrace of his ninth-story office, sipping the speedball of alcoholic beverages, a vodka Red Bull.
Mar 7, 2015, 2:40 PMIn context
Ryan Mac / Forbes:
Zalando Worth $6.8 Billion After Pricing IPO At More Than $27 A Share   —  Zalando, Europe's largest online-only fashion retailer priced shares on Monday at $27.28 (21.50 Euros) for its upcoming initial public offering, valuing itself at $6.8 billion (5.3 billion Euros) according to sources.
Sep 29, 2014, 4:15 PMIn context
Ryan Mac / Forbes:
Amazon Pounces On Twitch After Google Balks Due To Antitrust Concerns   —  One technology giant's loss is another's gain.  —  In May, Variety first reported that Google was in talks to acquire video game streaming company Twitch for more than $1 billion.  Three months later …
Aug 26, 2014, 1:30 AMIn context
Ryan Mac / Forbes:
Accel Partners Raises New Funds Totaling Over $1 Billion As Facebook Investor Jim Breyer Reduces Role   —  Accel Partners, a leading venture capital and growth equity firm, has raised two new funds totaling $1.475 billion as one of its most prominent figures looks to decrease his role.
Mar 19, 2014, 10:15 PMIn context
Ryan Mac / Forbes:
Tableau Files For IPO As Strong Run For Business Software Continues   —  Tableau Software is set to hold its initial public offering, according to an S-1 filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission today, continuing a strong period of market debuts for enterprise software companies.
Apr 2, 2013, 5:50 PMIn context
Ryan Mac / Forbes:
No One Is More Excited For Google Glass Than Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg   —  There is perhaps no one more excited for Google Glass than Facebook cofounder Mark Zuckerberg.  —  On Wednesday at the University of California, San Francisco's Mission Bay medical campus, the Facebook CEO met …
Feb 22, 2013, 1:55 AMIn context

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