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  1. Ex-Bosch engineers aim to strengthen self-driving car softwareRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 16 | Automotive News

    ... unveiled its efforts on Thursday and said it had raised $15.5 million in venture capital funding from Canaan Partners and Lightspeed Venture Partners. Apex.AI plans to make a safer and more reliable version of the so-called Robot Operating System, ...

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  2. Beltsville biotech NextCure raises $93 millionRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 13 | Business Journal

    ... tures, Taiho Ventures LLC, ArrowMark Partners and NS Investment participated. All existing investors - Canaan Partners,...

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  3. 30 Under 30 Venture Capital 2019: These Up-And-Coming Investors Are Changing The Face Of VCRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 13 | Forbes.com

    ... alongside fellow honoree Hootan Rashidifard leads Canaan Beta, a $20 million seed program within their firm Canaan Partners. A veteran of Oracle and then Zenefits, Tecklu knows how to spot a startup on a fast-rising trajectory - and when one can go ...

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  4. Lamont Begins Transition Team BuildingRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2018 | Ctnewsjunkie.com

    ... Healthcare, Tony James of Blackstone Group, Rick Hunt a fellow with the Yale Tsai Center, Daniel Ciporin of Canaan Partners, and Frank Borges of Landmark Partners. Lamont will not be taking the $150,000 a year salary and it's unclear how much time ...

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  5. Yahoo agrees to compensate 200 million users a total of $50 million after massive data breachesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2018 | Neowin.net

    Yahoo suffered major security breaches on two separate occasions in 2013 and 2014, affecting up to one billion users. However, the company only revealed the incidents in 2016, first in September of that year and then in December .

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  6. Male Fertility Test Developers Win Venture CompetitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2018 | UConn Advance

    ... irview Capital Partners; Claudia Reuter, managing director, Stanley+Techstars; Tim Shannon, venture partner, Canaan Partners; and Erika Smith, chief executive officer, ReNetX Bio.

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  7. Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer resigns, cites achievements by fallen firm as Verizon deal closesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2017 | San Jose Mercury News

    Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer announced her resignation Tuesday in a message to employees confirming the firm's $4.5 billion sale to Verizon has closed. "It's an emotional time for all of us," Mayer, 42, wrote in a blog post .

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  8. VC-backed mobile marketing platform Leanplum hires CTORead the original story

    Aug 22, 2018 | PE Hub

    ... of engineering at LinkedIn and Yahoo . Leanplum's backers include Waterwood Group, Norwest Venture Partners, Canaan Partners, Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers and Shasta Ventures. SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 22, 2018 /PRNewswire/ - Leanplum, the leader in ...

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  9. KC firms re-up on investment in Austin tech startupRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2018 | Business Journal

    Two area venture capital firms are seeing the value in an Austin-based tech startup and have reinvested in ScaleFactor Inc. Overland Park-based Flyover Capital and Kansas City-based Firebrand Ventures joined a $10 million Series A round led by Canaan Partners for ScaleFactor, which developed software that automates accounting, tax and finance tasks for small to midsize businesses. The local firms also participated in ScaleFactor's $2.5 million seed round in 2017.

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  10. ScaleFactor Lands $10M Series A Funding Round to Power Financial Operations for SMBsRead the original story

    Jul 23, 2018 | Venture Capital Access Online

    ScaleFactor, the smart finance and accounting platform that enables businesses to operate in real-time, today announced a $10 million Series A funding round led by Canaan Partners alongside Broadhaven Ventures, Citi Ventures, Next Coast Ventures, Flyover Capital, Firebrand Ventures and strategic angel investors. The new capital will be allocated to expanding ScaleFactor's marketing and business development teams as well as investing heavily in enhancing technology offerings on its modern accounting platform for SMBs.

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  11. Smart finance and accounting platform ScaleFactor attracts $10 mln Series ARead the original story

    Jul 24, 2018 | PE Hub

    ... above. ScaleFactor , a smart finance and accounting platform, has secured $10 million in Series A funding. Canaan Partners led the round with participation from other investors that included Broadhaven Ventures, Citi Ventures, Next Coast Ventures, ...

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  12. Agile Stacks Partners with CloudBees to Accelerate DevOps AutomationRead the original story

    Jul 23, 2018 | Customer Interaction Solutions

    ... Founded in 2016, Agile Stacks is headquartered in San Mateo, CA, and it is backed by venture capital firm Canaan Partners. For more information, visit Agile Stacks at Agile Stacks is a trademark of Agile Stacks Inc. CloudBees is a registered ...

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  13. Surefire Medical Appoints Anil Singhal, PhD, to Its Board of DirectorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2018 | The Galveston County Daily News

    Jul 16, 2018-- Surefire Medical, Inc. announced the appointment of Anil Singhal, PhD, to its board of directors, deepening its leadership capabilities in oncology. Anil currently serves as chief scientific officer for OncoResponse, a company focused on the development of therapeutic antibodies for cancer, and serves as executive in residence for Canaan Partners, focused on early stage healthcare and technology.

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  14. weekly MarTech briefing: June 25Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 5, 2018 | Clickz

    ... . The Portland-based marketing start up, "Bumped," has roped in $14.1 million in its first round of funding Canaan Partners. Other investors that participated in the round were Peninsula Ventures, Commerce Ventures, and Oregon Venture Fund. This ...

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  15. Tech Enabled Property Management Company Mynd Closes 20 Million Series B RoundRead the original story

    May 15, 2018 | Venture Capital Access Online

    OAKLAND, Calif., May 16, 2018-- Mynd, a tech-enabled property management company with an industry first real-time data management mobile solution, announced today that it has closed a $20 million series B round led by Lightspeed Ventures, with substantial re-investments from Canaan Partners and Jackson Square Ventures. This brings the company's total venture backing to date to $36 million.

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  16. Mynd raises $20 mln from Lightspeed Ventures, Canaan, Jackson SquareRead the original story

    May 16, 2018 | PE Hub

    Mynd said it raised $20 million of Series B capital in a round led by Lightspeed Ventures and joined by existing investors Canaan Partners and Jackson Square Ventures . The company has now raised $36 million.

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  17. Mathilda Monster remains a monster: RoadshowRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2018 | San Jose Mercury News

    Q: Can anything be done with the morning madness at Mathilda Avenue and Highway 237 in Sunnyvale? Going east on 237 and trying to take the Mathilda exit, the ramp backs up onto the freeway. I observed the lights for about 4 months on Mathilda and concluded that during rush hour, there is an enormous bias in those lights for traffic coming off of the feeders from Yahoo and new residences in that area.

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  18. 30 and under: Rising stars in Silicon Valley tech who find hot...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2018 | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... between female working professionals and undergraduates. After graduating from Stanford, Adina Tecklu joined Canaan Partners, where she helps lead the firm's consumer seed investments program and works closely with its enterprise portfolio. ...

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  19. Guesty Raises $19 Million for Vacation Rental Sales: Travel Startup Funding This WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2018 | Skift

    ... Ventures, led the round, but this is not a strategic investment for Google. Bessemer Venture Partners and Canaan Partners - both past investors - also pitched in. To date, Rocketrip has raised $32 million in venture capital. Rocketrip pioneered in ...

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  20. Rocketrip Raises $15 Million Series C Led by GV with Participation...Read the original story

    Apr 24, 2018 | Venture Capital Access Online

    Rocketrip, the loyalty platform that inspires employees to travel smart, announced today that the company has raised $15 million in Series C funding led by GV with participation from existing investors Bessemer Venture Partners and Canaan Partners. To date, Rocketrip has raised $32 million in venture capital.

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