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

    Tuesday Apr 24 | 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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  2. Rocketrip raises $15 mlnRead the original story

    Wednesday | PE Hub

    Rocketrip said April 25 that it raised $15 million in Series C funding led by GV . Also participating were existing investors Bessemer Venture Partners and Canaan Partners .

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  3. Rocketrip raises $15 million to reward cost-saving employeesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | TechCrunch

    ... C funding led by GV (Google Ventures) to keep expanding. Existing investors Bessemer Venture Partners and Canaan Partners are also in the round. Inspired by Google's internal travel system, Rocketrip CEO Dan Ruch calls his solution a "behavioral ...

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  4. 5AM, Canaan and New Leaf lead $37 mln Series A for RallybioRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 5 | PE Hub

    ... group, we may transfer your data on a global basis for the purposes indicated above. 5AM Ventures , Canaan Partners and New Leaf Venture Partners led a $37 million Series A funding for Rallybio , a biotechnology company. Public-sector participation ...

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  5. Westport investors in $37M deal for Farmington biotechRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Connecticut Post

    A Westport venture capital fund is among the investors in Rallybio, a Farmington startup that announced on Wednesday initial funding totaling $37 million under former research heads of Alexion Pharmaceuticals. RallyBio is developing drugs for rare diseases, with investors including Canaan Partners in Westport, 5AM Ventures in Boston, New Leaf Venture Partners in New York City, and the state-backed Connecticut Innovations fund in Rocky Hill.

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  6. Yahoo hit with class-action suit over data breachRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 19 | SiliconValley.com

    Mere hours after news that hundreds of millions of Yahoo user accounts had been hacked, users filed a class-action suit accusing the Sunnyvale tech firm of putting their finances at risk and failing to notify them earlier about the breach. "While investigating another potential data breach, Yahoo uncovered this data breach, dating back to 2014," the lawsuit, filed Thursday in U.S. District Court in San Diego, said.

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  7. Former Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer returns to her Google roots, talks #MeTooRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 18 | SiliconValley.com

    Marissa Mayer poses for a picture on the red carpet for the 6th annual 2018 Breakthrough Prizes at Moffett Federal Airfield, Hanger One in Mountain View, Calif., on Sunday, Dec. 3, 2017. Marissa Mayer has been out of the spotlight for nearly a year after her departure as Yahoo CEO in June 2017.

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  8. An amazing repository of technological detritus is closing foreverRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 7 | Fast Company

    Since 1986, the WeirdStuff Warehouse has been a place where, it seemed, you could find any computer, gadget, software, or related accessory ever manufactured if you just spent enough time scouring its aisles. Sadly, the vast salvage shop–located near Yahoo in Sunnyvale–is closing on Sunday, robbing Silicon Valley of a treasure I can't imagine existing anywhere else .

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  9. Arvinas Completes $55 Million Series C Financing to Advance Protein Degradation PlatformRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 3 | Venture Capital Access Online

    ... Capital, and Sirona Capital. All existing investors also participated in this financing round, including Canaan Partners, 5AM Ventures, RA Capital Management, OrbiMed, and New Leaf Venture Partners. Proceeds from the financing will support the ...

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  10. Cafeteria Workers at Facebook Vote for First Union Contract, Winning...Read the original story

    Mar 13, 2018 | PressReleasePoint

    Last week, approximately 500 food service workers at Facebook's Menlo Park headquarters voted overwhelmingly to ratify their first union contract with Facebook's food service contractor Flagship Facility Services. The five-year contract includes needed economic improvements including: $4.75 per hour in raises, affordable healthcare, and a defined benefit pension plan.

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  11. Snyk Secures $7M in Series A RoundRead the original story

    Mar 5, 2018 | Venture Capital Access Online

    Snyk, a solution for addressing vulnerabilities in open source libraries, is announcing it has closed a $7 million Series A round of funding led by Boldstart Ventures and Canaan Partners. Additional investors include Heavybit, FundFire, and Peter McKay, among others.

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  12. Modest Silicon Valley home breaks record for highest price paid per square footRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2018 | Boing Boing

    They say that, in real estate, it's all about location, location, location. That's especially true if you're a Silicon Valley worker who wants to avoid a horrible commute.

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  13. Sunnyvale home breaks record for price paid per square footRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2018 | KRON 4

    Larson tells KRON4 the two-bedroom, two-bath house on Plymouth Drive in the Cherry Chase neighborhood was on the market for two days. It sold for a whopping $2,358 per square foot, setting the highest price paid per square foot ever recorded by the MLS in the city.

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  14. UpWest Labs just raised $18 million to bring Israeli founders to the USRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2018 | TechCrunch

    The micro venture firm UpWest Labs was founded nearly six years ago in Palo Alto with one mission in mind: to bring Israeli founders to the U.S. when their companies are still nascent and provide them with enough financial and other resources to get going. Why do this? UpWest's founders, Shuly Galili and Gil Ben-Artzy, say it's because startups can lose their shot at greatness if they aren't exposed fast enough to U.S. customers - and U.S. investors.

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  15. Uncommon.co launches and raises $18m to bring objectivity and efficiency to hiringRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2018 | TechCrunch

    ... applicants. Also today, the company announced that it has raised an $18 million Series A round from Canaan Partners, Spark Capital, and Zeev Ventures. CEO Amir Ashkenazi and President and CTO Teg Grenager founded the company in 2016, after working ...

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  16. Tech IPO Cardlytics Just Went From Flop To 4th-Best IPO Of 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2018 | Seeking Alpha

    ... IPO Market's top gainer for two days straight , surging 16% on Monday, and another 14% on Tuesday. Backed by Canaan Partners, the marketing software provider raised $70 million at an IPO market cap of $267 million - roughly the same amount it has ...

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  17. Verizon eyes major Sunnyvale expansion following Yahoo dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2018 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    SUNNYVALE >> Verizon, despite recent job cuts in the South Bay, is eyeing an expansion in Sunnyvale that could include a big, new office building, according to a city planning document. The document, for a Feb. 6 Sunnyvale City Council meeting about the city's Moffett Park district, indicated that Verizon is considering development of properties next to buildings occupied by Yahoo.

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  18. Verizon eyes a Sunnyvale office developmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2018 | The Sunnyvale Sun

    A vacant lot that could be part of a potential Verizon office development in Sunnyvale. Verizon, despite recent job cuts in the South Bay, is eyeing an expansion in Sunnyvale that could include a big new office building.

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  19. FDA Grants Orphan Drug Designation to Dauntless Pharmaceuticals'...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2018 | Drugs.com

    ... . Launched in 2015, Dauntless Pharmaceuticals has raised committed capital of $32 million from Sofinnova and Canaan Partners.

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  20. First Look At Cardlytics' $75 Million IPORead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2018 | Seeking Alpha

    ... IPO out of a need for survival. Up until this IPO, Cardlytics had raised ~$200 million from VCs including Canaan Partners and Discovery Capital. While its private market valuation is unknown, it's safe to assume that with ~$200 million under its ...

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