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Alex Konrad / Forbes:
Andreessen Horowitz names Connie Chan a General Partner, ending the VC firm's no-promotion policy   —  Connie Chan is Andreessen Horowitz's first general partner promoted from within.  —  Andreessen Horowitz has prided itself on breaking some of venture capital's long-time norms in its nine years of operation.
Jul 17, 2018, 9:30 AMIn context
Alex Konrad / Forbes:
Toast, provider of cloud software for restaurant management, raises $115M Series D at $1.4B valuation led by T. Rowe Price with Tiger Global participating   —  The Toast Go handheld device is one recent addition that's helped Toast score a $1.4 billion valuation from investors.
Jul 10, 2018, 11:15 AMIn context
Gordon Kelly / Forbes:
Samsung Galaxy Note 9 described in leaked hands-on impressions in Russia with Note8-like design, horizontal dual cameras, S Pen with Bluetooth, 4000 mAh battery   —  accidentally confirmed the Galaxy Note 9 earlier this week, but this pales in comparison to company's the latest security gaffe...  
Jun 29, 2018, 5:10 PMIn context
Alex Konrad / Forbes:
Avalara, a Seattle-based sales tax automation cloud startup, closes up 87% on its first day of trading, after raising $180M in its IPO at $2B+ valuation   —  Forbes Staff Covering venture capital, software and startups  —  Wall Street's lovefest with cloud computing companies continued …
Jun 15, 2018, 7:40 PMIn context
Michael del Castillo / Forbes:
AlphaPoint raises $15M Series A from Novogratz's Galaxy Digital to help build cryptoasset exchanges and digitize assets like gold and real estate via blockchain   —  Forbes Staff I cover enterprise adoption of blockchain and cryptocurrency. … Famed hedge fund trader and bitcoin evangelist …
Jun 15, 2018, 5:25 PMIn context
Thomas Fox-Brewster / Forbes:
A look at how Amazon Rekognition can be used to build facial recognition tools at incredibly low cost by anyone with a computer   —  Jeff Bezos' behemoth of a business is seen by most as a consumer-driven business, not a provider of easy-to-use spy tech.
Jun 8, 2018, 10:15 PMIn context
Nathan Vardi / Forbes:
Some funds founded by Nathan Myhrvold, which raised ~$3B to invest mostly in patents, had negative IRR of 15% to 24% in last decade; many key people have left   —  Forbes Staff Following the money trail  —  The other fund, Invention Development Fund, has posted an IRR of -24.7%.
Jun 3, 2018, 7:40 PMIn context
Alex Konrad / Forbes:
Pluralsight, a Utah-based edtech startup, closes up 33% on its first day of trading after raising $310M in an IPO and is now valued at $2.5B+   —  Forbes Staff Covering venture capital, software and startups  —  Pluralsight / Nasdaq  —  Pluralsight CEO Aaron Skonnard rings the opening bell at Nasdaq.
May 17, 2018, 6:00 PMIn context
Alex Konrad / Forbes:
Namely, an HR software startup that has raised ~$170M, fired CEO Matt Straz due to actions “inconsistent with that which is expected of Namely leadership”   —  Forbes Staff Covering venture capital, software and startups  —  Namely  —  Namely founder Matt Straz has been fired by the startup amid an investigation.
May 15, 2018, 7:00 PMIn context
Michael del Castillo / Forbes:
Winklevoss' Gemini exchange to add support for Zcash on May 19, along with Litecoin and Bitcoin Cash at a later date, after receiving approval from NY regulator   —  Forbes Staff I cover enterprise adoption of blockchain and cryptocurrency. … The Gemini bitcoin exchange founded by Tyler …
May 14, 2018, 10:55 AMIn context

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