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Alex Konrad / Forbes:
DocuSign names former Responsys chief Daniel Springer as new CEO, ending a lengthy search   —  After at least one false start and a 15 month search, one of tech's most valuable private companies has finally found its new chief executive.  —  DocuSign announced on Wednesday …
Jan 18, 2017, 10:30 AMIn context
Thomas Fox-Brewster / Forbes:
Law enforcement has used services like SiriusXM and GM's OnStar to track cars and listen in on conversations since at least 2001, review of court filings shows   —  The rapid spread of connected devices that can listen and locate has been a boon for law enforcement.
Jan 15, 2017, 6:05 PMIn context
Forbes:
San Francisco District Attorney sues failed camera drone maker Lily, alleging the company intentionally lied to potential customers with its viral launch video   —  On Dec. 20, Lily Robotics was up against a wall.  It was five days before Christmas, and dozens of eager customers who had spent …
Jan 14, 2017, 5:00 PMIn context
Alex Konrad / Forbes:
Atlassian acquires popular team productivity app Trello for $425M, with $360M in cash and remainder in stock, in its largest acquisition to date   —  Australian software maker Atlassian has taken one of the leading independent players in collaboration software off the board as it looks …
Jan 9, 2017, 9:15 AMIn context
Ewan Spence / Forbes:
HMD Global launches Nokia 6, its first smartphone, a $245 China-only Android 7 device with 5.5" screen, Snapdragon 430, 4GB RAM, 16MP main and 8MP front camera   —  The first Android-powered smartphone to carry the Nokia name from HMD Global has been announced.
Jan 8, 2017, 5:10 AMIn context
Aaron Tilley / Forbes:
Apple publishes an artificial intelligence paper for the first time, after recently promising to open up its AI research   —  Earlier this month, Apple made a splash when it told the artificial intelligence research community that the secretive company would start publishing AI papers of its own.
Dec 26, 2016, 12:10 PMIn context
Laura Shin / Forbes:
a16z and USV invest $10M in Polychain Capital, a hedge fund started by the first Coinbase employee; the fund invests in Bitcoin, Ether, and other digital assets   —  Polychain Capital, a new hedge fund investing in bitcoin, ether and other digital assets, has garnered $10 million in investment …
Dec 11, 2016, 12:15 AMIn context
Amy Feldman / Forbes:
Procore raises $50M at $1B+ valuation, bringing the total amount raised to $179M for its cloud software for the construction industry   —  Procore Technologies, which FORBES named to its 2016 list of next billion-dollar startups, has reached unicorn status after raising another $50 million.
Dec 9, 2016, 10:00 PMIn context
Ryan Mac / Forbes:
Wish CEO confirms $500M fundraise, says the firm's strength comes with focus on rural users, which some VCs had trouble relating to during fundraising process   —  Despite Donald Trump's winning campaign, it'd be safe to say few Silicon Valley CEOs would publicly suggest comparing their companies with the President-elect.
Dec 7, 2016, 3:05 PMIn context
Ryan Mac / Forbes:
Source: Zenefits CFO Mark Woolway and the managing director of Thiel Capital Kevin Harrington are expected to be named to Donald Trump's transition team   —  President-elect Donald Trump is expected to name two more individuals from Silicon Valley-both of whom are close to billionaire investor Peter Thiel …
Dec 7, 2016, 1:05 PMIn context

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