Canaan Partners Newswire (Page 7)

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  1. Yahoo closing China office, cutting more than 200 jobsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2015 | SFGate

    Yahoo Inc. is shutting down its office in China, a move that will eliminate 200 to 300 jobs, according to a person with knowledge of the matter. The company, which has been consolidating offices and trimming staff around the world, told employees in Beijing that it will close the site, Yahoo said Wednesday.

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  2. Yahoo shutting down China office in latest cost-cutting moveRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2015 | SiliconValley.com

    Yahoo is closing its research and development center in China as CEO Marissa Mayer tries to placate shareholders pressuring the Internet company to cut costs while it struggles to bring in more revenue. The Beijing operation's responsibilities will be shifted to other Yahoo offices, according to a company statement released late Wednesday.

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  3. Alibaba Group Holding Ltd (BABA) Well Priced After Lock-up ExpirationRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2015 | Insider Monkey

    Investors continue to watch with acute angst their investments in Alibaba Group Holding Ltd in the wake of the lock-up expiration which means millions of shares could be up for sale depending on how other investors perceive the company's long term prospects. The stock however seems to have stabilized waiting to see how it will react in the coming weeks.

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  4. Yahoo China Divorce Nears End With Beijing Pull-OutRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2015 | Seeking Alpha

    Bottom line: Yahoo's closure of its Beijing R&D center marks its final withdrawal from China, in a shift mostly related to internal issues but also reflecting the difficulties foreign Internet firms face in the tightly controlled market. Nearly two years after shuttering its Chinese email service, faded US search giant Yahoo looks finally set to completely leave the China market, with word that it's preparing to close up its sizable R&D shop in Beijing.

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  5. Yahoo (YHOO) Shuts Its Shop In ChinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2015 | Learn Bonds

    Yahoo Inc has shut down its only physical presence in Beijing, according to Bloomberg . The office served as a research and development center and employed close to 300 people.

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  6. Yahoo pulls out of China: Tech giant to close its research centre...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2015 | Daily Mail

    'Another mom could never have replaced the father I lost': Woman raised by lesbian moms comes out AGAINST gay marriage University of South Carolina fraternity suspended after 18-year-old brother is found dead 'following St. Patrick's Day kegger' Baby 'cut out and removed' from pregnant woman's womb after she was attacked while answering a Craigslist ad for children's clothing 'Hands up, don't shoot was built on a lie': Controversy as African-American columnist says Michael Brown should not be the symbol of the Black Lives Matter movement 'I will eat you for breakfast!' Moment heroic Waffle House diner confronts man throttling a woman on the next table Judge grants convicted rapist a longer stay in Rikers Island so he can wed his girlfriend before his transfer to prison How America's big cities are becoming more unequal: Income gap between wealthy and poor is still growing five years ... (more)

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  7. Yahoo! Inc. Getting Closer to Starboard Value's $500 million markRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2015 | Insider Monkey

    Yahoo! Inc. isn't exactly a flourishing business as of now, and therefore whatever advice the company's CEO, Marissa Mayer can take from its investors that could potentially shake things up, hopefully in the right direction, she has to take it. Starboard advised Mayer to cut costs by as much as $500 million last year.

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  8. Medtronic invests in diabetes-management tech startup GlookoRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2015 | Business Journal

    ... revenue during the company's 2014 fiscal year. Other investors in Glooko's recent round of financing include Canaan Partners , The Social+Capital Partnership and Samsung's venture capital arm.

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  9. Glooko Raises $16.5 Million for Diabetes Management PlatformRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2015 | CNet News

    ... to ensure we're able to meet the high demand for Glooko we're seeing from health systems and patients." Canaan Partners and Medtronic joined existing investors including The Social + Capital Partnership and Samsung in the financing, and as part of ...

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  10. Yahoo to close Beijing research centre as company seeks to downsizeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2015 | South China Morning Post

    Yahoo president and CEO Marissa Mayer speaks during a keynote address at the International Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas in April 2014. Photo: AP US internet giant Yahoo will close its research and development centre in Beijing as the firm seeks to consolidate some jobs into fewer offices.

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  11. Diabetes management platform Glooko racks up $16.5 mln Series BRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2015 | PE Hub

    ... insulin pumps, continuous glucose monitoring systems and integration of personalized predictive algorithms. Canaan Partners and Medtronic joined existing investors including The Social + Capital Partnership and Samsung in the financing. As part of ...

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  12. Glooko, the Leading Remote Patient Monitoring Platform for Diabetes,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2015 | WebWire

    ... insulin pumps, continuous glucose monitoring systems and integration of personalized predictive algorithms. Canaan Partners and Medtronic joined existing investors including The Social + Capital Partnership and Samsung in the financing. As part of ...

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  13. Glooko Gets $16.5M Injection For Its Diabetes Management PlatformRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2015 | TechCrunch

    ... so As well as adding Medtronic to its investor roster, Glooko's Series B brings in another new investor, Canaan Partners (Canaan's Wende Hutton has also joined Glooko's board). While existing investors, The Social + Capital Partnership and Samsung , ...

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  14. State National Companies Inc (SNC): Indaba Capital Management Slightly Ups Its StakeRead the original story

    Mar 16, 2015 | Insider Monkey

    As a new filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission showed, Derek C. Schrier 's Indaba Capital Management inched up its position in State National Companies Inc . Indaba reported holding 2.34 million shares of the company, up from 2.20 million shares held earlier.

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  15. Yahoo! Inc. (YHOO)'s On A Quest To Enable End-To-End Email EncryptionRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2015 | Insider Monkey

    Yahoo! Inc. is on a quest to provide end-to-end email encryption to users of Yahoo Mail. In a post on Sunday on Tumblr , Yahoo! Inc. Chief Information Security Officer Alex Stamos announced that the technology veteran is working on a system called end-to-end encryption extension for Yahoo Mail.

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  16. Gemvara CFO Matt Nichols promoted to CEORead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2015 | Business Journal

    ... n venture capital since its founding. Backers include Norwest Venture Partners , Highland Capital Partners , Canaan Partners and Balderton Capital.

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  17. Starboard Says Cut Costs And Spin Off Yahoo! JapanRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2015 | Seeking Alpha

    The activist lays out various plans for short-term "fixes," but there's still no clear path for long-term value creation. Jeff Smith, Starboard Value founder, was busy last weekend.

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  18. Lost Your Phone? Yahoo! Inc. (YHOO)'s 'On-Demand' Passwords May Compromise Your EmailRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2015 | Insider Monkey

    Yahoo! Inc. has debuted a service called " on-demand passwords " which may just let anyone into your Yahoo Mail account if ever you lost your phone. The new feature is being targets users who frequently forget their email passwords or just want an easier - though less secure in some situations - way to log into their Yahoo Mail accounts.

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  19. The Daily Startup: Allergen Research Raises $80M to Fight Peanut AllergiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2015 | Wall Street Journal

    ... service to the growing group of online lenders, has raised a $2.8 million seed round. Leading the round was Canaan Partners , an early investor in Lending Club , an online lending platform that recently held a successful initial public offering. ...

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  20. The Daily Startup: Allergen Research Raises $80M to Fight Peanut AllergiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2015 | Wall Street Journal

    ... service to the growing group of online lenders, has raised a $2.8 million seed round. Leading the round was Canaan Partners , an early investor in Lending Club , an online lending platform that recently held a successful initial public offering. ...

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