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NEA busiest VC firm in hottest market since 2001; Here's the rest of Top 20
New Enterprise Associates, where National Venture Capital Association Chairman Scott Sandell is general partner, was the most active venture firm in U.S. investments in the first half.
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Tue Jul 08, 2014
CloudPhysics Names Industry Veteran Jeffrey Hausman CEO
A technology industry veteran with more than 20 years of experience encompassing cloud, SaaS, virtualization, and storage, Hausman most recently held the position of senior vice president at Symantec responsible for the $1 billion Information Availability and Intelligence group.
Mon Jul 07, 2014
Data Center Knowledge
mCube Raises $37M to Simplify Chip Manufacturing for 'Internet of Moving Things'
Silicon Valley-based maker of small motion sensors for the Internet of Things mCube has raised $37 million in a series C funding round to accelerate and expand its monolithic, single-chip design approach that the company says is simple to manufacture and easy to design into a wide range of products.
Thu Jul 03, 2014
You've Got a Problem, Bro - Tinder, Silicon Valley and Resolution 62
A co-founder and now former employee at Tinder has sued the dating app startup and its leaders for sexual harassment and discrimination.
Wall Street Journal
The Daily Startup: Large Russian Venture Fund Looks Elsewhere for Investments
Runa Capital , a venture firm founded by entrepreneurs with strong Moscow ties, is raising a second venture fund that will haul in between $200 million and $300 million, Yuliya Chernova reports in VentureWire.
Wed Jul 02, 2014
Funding Daily: BlaBlaCar bags big bucks
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San Francisco Magazine
Tom Perkins Jokes to New Yorker About Buying the Chronicle
Cantankerous venture capitalist Tom Perkins is back in the headlines today, telling the New Yorker that he's been joking with Rupert Murdoch about buying the San Francisco Chronicle .
Legendary Venture Capitalist Tom Perkins Misses Bay Area Whorehouses
Tom Perkins made himself a symbol of Silicon Valley tone-deafness earlier this year.
Kleiner Perkins maintains hectic deal pace in '14: VCJ
If the first six months of the year is any indication, Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers will put the fresh money it plans to raise in new funds to work right away.
Kleiner Perkins, Domain lead VC pack emerging from biotech IPOs
A cadre of venture capital firms could cash in from the wave of Bay Area biotech initial public offerings in the first half of the year.
Mon Jun 30, 2014
Dating app Tinder sued for sexual harassment
Dating app Tinder sued for sexual harassment Tinder is being sued by a former executive for sexual harassment and discrimination Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1ltyQsz SAN FRANCISCO - Popular mobile dating app Tinder is being sued for sexual harassment and discrimination by a former marketing executive.
Big Data and the Broadband Industry
Big Data. By now, we've all heard this term and we all want to buy some. However, Big Data is not a product, it's a new way of doing things - you might even say it's a new philosophy.
CoreOS nabs $8 mln Series A
CoreOS, a Linux operating system for massive server deployments, today announced its $8 million Series A funding round as well as the release of CoreOS Managed Linux, which will provide businesses with optional support subscriptions.
Wall Street Journal
The Daily Startup: Hadoop Fight Heats Up With MapR's $110M Funding
The battle of IPO-bound Hadoop companies has heated up with MapR Technologies Inc. raising $110 million in funding from investors that included Google Ventures and Qualcomm Ventures, Deborah Gage reported in VentureWire.
Kleiner Perkins files to raise new venture funds - Reuters
Venture fund Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers filed to raise two new funds totaling $1.2 billion, showing scaled-back ambitions compared with previous funds.
Fri Jun 27, 2014
Kleiner Perkins files to raise $1.2 billion in new venture funds
Venture fund Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers filed to raise a total of $1.2 billion for two new funds, reflecting scaled-back ambitions compared with previous funds.
MCube secures $37M to make more tiny motion sensors
MCube Inc., a semiconductor company that makes tiny motion sensors for devices like wearables and smart clothing, added $37 million to its coffers to fund growth and broaden its line of sensors.
The Wall Street Journal: Lending Club has started process of going public
The offering could come by the end of the year and could raise more than $500 million, depending on market conditions and other factors, some of the people said.
The Funding Dilemma
Bio-innovators and entrepreneurs are often frustrated that investors don't see the scope of biological opportunity.
A Life in Bio
In this video from our June 17 Techonomy Bio conference, David Kirkpatrick interviews Beth Seidenberg of Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers about her involvement in developing biotech companies.