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1 hr ago | SFGate

This Is LG's New Round-Face Smartwatch: The G Watch R

After posting a teaser video earlier this week , LG has taken the wraps off its next Google-powered smartwatch, the G Watch R. Unlike the standard G Watch, the G Watch R features a round face - similar to that of Motorola's Moto 360 smartwatch, which also runs on Google's Android Wear software.


Related Topix: Watches, Google, Startups, Search Engines, Business News

5 hrs ago | The Campbell Reporter

Snapchat funding rumors return. Could its valuation hit $10 billion?

This Thursday, Oct. 24, 2013 file photo shows Snapchat CEO Evan Spiegel in Los Angeles.


Related Topix: Kleiner Perkins Caufield and Byers, Venture Capital, Startups, Financial Services, Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, Investment Services

5 hrs ago | WSJ Media and Advertising

Why It Won't Be Easy For Google To Launch a Twitch Killer

But can't Google simply roll out a Twitch copycat on YouTube? It won't be easy, say gaming experts.


Related Topix: Search Engines, Advertising

8 hrs ago |

Nutanix raises $140 million as it readies for 2015 IPO

A data storage company experts say is on track to become the next Oracle announced Wednesday a new round of funding that pushes its value to more than $2 billion.


Related Topix: Startups, Pillar Data Systems, Venture Capital

12 hrs ago | ComputerWorld

Dropbox offers 1TB Pro plan for $9.99

Dropbox is consolidating its three Pro account options into a single plan that's priced at $9.99 per month and includes 1TB of storage and added controls for document sharing and security.


Related Topix: Search Engines

17 hrs ago | Silicon Alley Insider

Most Email Is Now Invisible To Hackers and Government Surveillance

How often do you open your email and wonder whether anyone else may have looked at it before you? If your email is not encrypted, you may have a good reason to worry.


Related Topix: Science / Technology, Computer Security, Google, Startups, Search Engines

18 hrs ago | Reuters

UPDATE 1-China's Wanda, Tencent and Baidu team up for $813 million e-commerce deal-sources

China's privately-held Dalian Wanda Group is set to launch a 5 billion yuan e-commerce joint venture with domestic internet giants Tencent Holdings Ltd and Baidu Inc, according to two sources familiar with the investment.


Related Topix: World News, China, Asia, Internet, Science / Technology, Tencent, Search Engines, Baidu

22 hrs ago | Sys-Con Media

AT&T 4G LTE Available In Enterprise-Ozark, AL

Watch here to see several of the benefits AT&T 4G LTE provides, including: Faster speeds.


Related Topix: AT&T, Cable & Satellite, Telecom, ATT, Startups, Versant, Wireless, Ozark, AL, Science / Technology, Wi-Fi

Tue Aug 26, 2014

Quinn: Getting more workforce data out of Silicon Valley firms

Google employees walk to and from the GooglePlex along Charleston Road in Mountain View on June 24, 2014.


Related Topix: ITA Software, Google, Startups, WebMD, Widevine Technologies, Search Engines, AdMob

Wall Street Journal

Snapchat Fetches $10 Billion Valuation

Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers has agreed to invest in the fast-growing ephemeral message service Snapchat Inc. at a valuation of close to $10 billion, people with knowledge of the matter said.


Related Topix: Kleiner Perkins Caufield and Byers, Startups, Financial Services, Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, Snapchat, iPhone and iPad App, Investment Services, Venture Capital

LA Daily News

Industry-based Newegg adds same-day delivery

Newegg will begin testing same-day delivery for customers within 50 miles of their Industry warehouse.


Related Topix: Search Engines, Business News

Electronic Engineering Times Asia

Intel delivers 3G chip for IoT

The chip touts a footprint of 300mm2 footprint and targets the XMM 6255 at Internet of Things uses in areas such as healthcare monitors and advertising.


Related Topix: Startups, Intel, Wireless


AT&T merges wireless and business units led by de la Vega

AT&T Inc is merging its wireless and business divisions into a single unit led by Ralph de la Vega, former chief executive of the company's wireless segment, a spokesman for AT&T said on Tuesday.


Related Topix: Cable & Satellite, Telecom, ATT, Wireless, Science / Technology, Wi-Fi

Wall Street Journal

Jay Samit: 4 Secrets VCs Never Tell You About Valuations

Every time a twenty-something CEO turns down a multibillion-dollar offer for a company that has little or no revenues it hits a raw nerve in me.


Related Topix: Social Software, Rovio Mobile, Nintendo, Video Games, Angry Birds, Mark Zuckerberg, Startups, Facebook, Venture Capital


RPT-Ipo View-Fund managers look to make room for Alibaba

Investors are looking over portfolios to make room for Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba Group Holdings Inc's market debut next month - and that means some less attractive stocks that funds are holding might be shown the door.


Related Topix: Alibaba, Internet, Science / Technology, Financial Markets, Amazon, Search Engines, Startups, Yahoo!

Business Journal

Seed funding for local biotechs has ballooned in the last 10 years

A recent report shows a big rise in biotech seed finacing, usually the earliest investment a new company gets.


Related Topix: Venture Capital

Daily Mail

Spider bite on dream holiday leaves cage fighter with three holes...

Finally! Bryan Cranston, Aaron Paul and Anna Gunn pick up top Emmy prizes as 'best drama' Breaking Bad enjoys last hurrah - and star then surprises Julia Louis-Dreyfus with 10-second kiss Moment Michael Brown was shot dead 'caught on audio recording': FBI handed potentially damning tape of ELEVEN rounds being fired - including final volley of 'kill ... (more)


Related Topix: Anna Gunn, Aaron Paul, Bryan Cranston, Search Engines, Immigration Reform, Prison

Macworld UK

iPhones, iPads ripe for the picking

Attackers could compromise iPads and iPhones on a large scale through the infected computers that make up botnets, researchers say.


Related Topix: Science / Technology, Apple, Startups, Wireless, Wi-Fi, iPod


Marketing software provider HubSpot files for IPO

Marketing software provider HubSpot Inc filed with U.S. regulators on Monday for an initial public offering of common stock.


Related Topix: Cambridge, MA, Venture Capital

Mon Aug 25, 2014


Comcast touts diversity, blows off broadband issue as 64,000 comment on Time Warner Cable merger

The first round of public comments about the proposed merger between Comcast and Time Warner Cable will close on Monday.


Related Topix: Cable & Satellite, Comcast, Telecom, NaviSite, Time Warner Cable, Wireless


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