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  1. And The Winners Of The 9th Annual Crunchies AreaRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | TechCrunch

    ... we'll announce the winners. Some of the categories on the list include "Best Technology Achievement," "Best New Startup," "Best CEO," "Best Hardware," "Best Social Impact" and more. For the first time this year, we also have the Include Diversity ...

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  2. Startup couple hosting community anniversary partyRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Monroe Monitor & Valley News

    Photo courtesy of the Sky Valley Chamber of Commerce Frank and Nancy Roesler during the 2013 Sultan Summer Shindig Parade, when Frank was honored as the Logging Marshall. Longtime Startup residents Frank and Nancy Roesler are inviting the community to join them in celebrating 65 years of marriage.

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  3. Hirings go on in slow-paced IT sectorRead the original story

    Sunday | Mydigitalfc.com

    The IT/ITeS industry may be suffering from an extended slowdown, but it still continues to be one of the large private-sector employers in the country showing a steep increase in terms of employee additions year-on-year. While the fast growing e-commerce and startup sector have helped to create joA bs in the domestic IT industry, the traditional outsourcing service providers have been looking out for people with "digital skills."

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  4. Reflections on Hoshin Planning: Guidance for Leaders and PractitionersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | CRC Press

    ... of the Hoshin May Matter Hoshin as an Organizational Organism References Hoshin Hacking: Planning Lessons from Startup Companies Vocab Words Hoshin Planning Lessons from Startups Is There a Hacked Hoshin for Startups? Hoshin Planning as a Flexible ...

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  5. Startups on the riseRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 4 | Rochester Business Journal

    ... over the last year or so signs of a turnaround in entrepreneurial activity have emerged. The 2015 Kauffman Index: Startup Activity, a benchmark of new business creation from the Kauffman Foundation, showed the growth in the number of new ...

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  6. The Daily Startup: Pear Therapeutics Aims for Digital Substance-Abuse TreatmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Wall Street Journal

    ... Series A round of funding, joined by DSCN Capital , Hallet Capital and Lighthouse Capital . The round included the startup's earlier backers Rock Point Capital and Urban.Us . Skybox Security Inc. raised $96 million from Providence Equity Partners , ...

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  7. Vectra Networks Closes Landmark Year With Record Sales Growth, Large...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Market Wire

    ... of post-breach threat detection. The American Business Awards also selected Vectra as the Gold Award winner for Tech Startup of 2015. Vectra investors include Khosla Ventures, Accel Partners, IA Ventures, AME Cloud Ventures and DAG Ventures. The ...

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  8. This Week in Travel Startup Funding: Citymapper, Snaptrip and MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | Skift

    ... listed in order by the highest amount raised. Skift also covered Expedia's investment in Wingz , an airport ride startup, earlier this week. See previous roundups here . >> Citymapper raised a $40 million Series B round from new investors Benchmark ...

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  9. Startup PitchBook reels in $10M, plans to add 150 jobsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 27 | Seattle Times

    PitchBook Data, a Seattle investment-research startup, raised its largest funding round yet Wednesday - a $10 million round from fellow research firm Morningstar. The tech startup raised a series A round seven years ago and has since been running on revenue it generates.

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  10. Social Investing Startup SprinkleBit Raises $10MRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 27 | TechCrunch

    SprinkleBit , a startup that helps you invest with guidance from friends and experts, has raised $10 million in new funding from GTC. It's not a new idea to tap into the wisdom of the crowd to do better on the stock market, but SprinkleBit offers a unique tool called the Value Prediction Index , or VPI - each stock gets scored based on whether the community thinks its price will increase, and each user gets scored based on how accurately they predict future prices.

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  11. The Daily Startup: Ignition Partners Invests in DockerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 26 | Wall Street Journal

    ... , Pritzker Group and earlier backers Upfront Ventures , BBG Ventures and 1776 . Tipbit Inc. , an email search startup, has shut down after failing to convince corporate customers to use its app. Founded in 2011, the Bellevue, Wash.-based company had ...

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  12. Billionaire Kirsh Backs Startup Offering Low-Cost RoamingRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 26 | The Washington Post

    ... restaurants or watch YouTube content. Enter billionaire Natie Kirsh, who's backing a quick fix by Toronto-based tech startup KnowRoaming Ltd. to offer what it says are the cheapest fees in 200 countries. Customers can save as much as 85 percent on ...

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  13. Innovative support for Redmond's small businesses | Guest ColumnRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 23 | Redmond Reporter

    ... demographic groups. According to this index, the Puget Sound region ranks 16th out of 40 for small-business startup activity in a metropolitan area. Together, we have fostered the right conditions for growth and the U.S. Small Business ...

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  14. IPOs Crash, Startup Valuations Plunge, Era EndsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 21 | Seeking Alpha

    ... another 9.5% this morning, to $8.57, plunging right through its $9 IPO price. When it went public last November, the startup exuberance of 2013 and 2014 had already curdled. To push the deal out the door, it had to cut its IPO price below its ...

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  15. Verizon, Cisco Invest in Wireless Networking Startup KumuRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 21 | CNet News

    Kumu Networks, a four-year-old startup that is working to improve how mobile carriers can use their wireless spectrum, is getting $25 million in funding from some of those same telecommunications vendors. Verizon and Deutsche Telekom were among the companies contributing to the latest round of investments, which brings total money raised by Kumu since its founding in 2012 to more than $45 million.

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  16. The Daily Startup: Media Startup Greatist Raises $4.5 MillionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 20 | Wall Street Journal

    New York startup Greatist Inc. has raised $4.5 million to deliver health and wellness news to millennials, Lora Kolody reports for Dow Jones VentureWire. Greatist founder and Chief Executive Derek Flanzraich said he intends to use the capital to become the top, healthy-living brand for millennials, he said, including by moving aggressively into online video.

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  17. Israel's infamously fax-heavy government to get email, join 21st centuryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 19 | The Jewish Journal

    ... or cellphone." While Israel is known for its high-tech industry, the public sector has been slow to adopt the Startup Nation's zest for innovation. The latest World Economic Forum Global Competitiveness Report , ranked Israel 98th out of 140 ...

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  18. Ex-Twitter CEO Dick Costolo To Build Fitness StartupRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 19 | Fast Company

    In addition to launching a personal fitness platform, Costolo will be taking his talents to venture capital firm Index Ventures. Former Twitter CEO Dick Costolo took to Twitter on Tuesday to announce his latest undertaking: a platform for personal fitness that will "make the road to personal transformation fun and social."

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  19. Twitter Ex-CEO Costolo Plans Fitness Startup, Joins VC FirmRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 19 | Bloomberg

    Dick Costolo, who resigned as Twitter Inc.'s chief executive officer last year, is starting a new company -- one that's focused on personal fitness. screenshots of his announcement.

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  20. Former Twitter CEO Costolo Becomes a VC and a Startup FounderRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 19 | Re/code

    ... up Costolo's alley, as he has always had an interest in the area, though he gave no details as to the name of the startup or where the funding is coming from. Perhaps from Index Ventures, which Costolo will also join as a venture partner, investing ...

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