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Alex Konrad / Forbes:
BetterCloud, which develops a platform to manage SaaS software, raises $60M Series E led by Bain Capital at a ~$270M valuation, up from $135M in 2015   —  David Politis couldn't figure out what was wrong.  In early 2017, his startup BetterCloud had just spent almost two years undergoing a risky rebuild.
Apr 5, 2018, 12:30 PMIn context
Forbes:
36 female VCs launch All Raise, an initiative to increase funding for women from 15% to 25% in 5 years and double the percentage in partner roles in 10 years   —  AILEEN LEE STARED at the email in her drafts folder for nearly a month, unsure what to do.  The summer of 2017 had been brutal for venture capital.
Apr 3, 2018, 2:10 PMIn context
Alex Konrad / Forbes:
Learning platform Pluralsight, which has raised $238M+ to date, announces it has filed with the SEC for an IPO   —  One of Utah's cloud unicorns is the latest tech startup to join a herd of companies going public after Dropbox's successful IPO.  —  Pluralsight has filed confidentially …
Apr 2, 2018, 1:15 PMIn context
Thomas Fox-Brewster / Forbes:
Sources say US law enforcement is routinely unlocking iPhones with dead victims' fingerprints without a search warrant, a practice that is entirely legal   —  In November 2016, around seven hours after Abdul Razak Ali Artan had mowed down a group of people in his car, gone on a stabbing spree …
Mar 25, 2018, 1:55 AMIn context
Alex Konrad / Forbes:
Omidyar Network spins out its for-profit investments into new $100M fund called Spero Ventures, investing primarily in Series A and seed deals   —  Shripriya Mahesh was a week from presenting to the board at Omidyar Network about the future of their startup investments last year when she got …
Mar 21, 2018, 12:40 PMIn context
Kathleen Chaykowski / Forbes:
A deep dive into Facebook's big bet on expertise in AR; CTO Mike Schroepfer says the company needs it to remain relevant in 10 or 20 years   —  Mark Zuckerberg got his first taste of the Oculus Rift, the pioneering virtual reality headset, in January 2014.  Standing in one of the few Facebook …
Mar 11, 2018, 10:20 AMIn context
Alex Konrad / Forbes:
Former Dropbox executive and Index Ventures VC Ilya Fushman joins Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers as a general partner   —  Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers has added a high profile new partner to its effort to revitalize its venture practice.  —  The newest face to join Kleiner Perkins …
Mar 5, 2018, 2:50 PMIn context
Alex Knapp / Forbes:
Astranis raises $13.5M Series A led by Andreessen Horowitz for a new geostationary satellite technology to provide broadband internet   —  Satellite startup Astranis announced Thursday that it has raised $13.5 million in a Series A round.  The round brings its total funding to $18 million.
Mar 1, 2018, 9:00 AMIn context
Alex Konrad / Forbes:
Interview with Evernote CEO Chris O'Neill on migrating backend to Google Cloud, recent growth in business users, and release of new collaboration tool, Spaces   —  On the screen in front of him, Anirban Kundu draws a simple caricature of a face and turns to the computer screen to his left.
Feb 27, 2018, 1:15 PMIn context
Thomas Fox-Brewster / Forbes:
Sources: Cellebrite, popular with governments and law enforcement for hacking into devices, is telling potential clients that it can unlock iOS 11 devices   —  In what appears to be a major breakthrough for law enforcement, and a possible privacy problem for Apple customers …
Feb 26, 2018, 2:25 PMIn context

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