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  1. Eyelit's Advanced Integrated Manufacturing Execution System (MES)...Read the original story

    3 hrs ago | Sys-Con Media

    ... Founded in 2000, BinOptics is privately held and funded by renowned Silicon Valley venture firm Draper Fisher Jurvetson, the Cayuga Venture Fund, FA Technology Ventures, ArrowPath Venture Partners, Advantage Capital Partners, Gefinor Ventures, the ...


  2. Would Air Travel Be Safer Without Pilots? Steve Jurvetson Thinks SoRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | Wall Street Journal

    ... air travel has been on his mind lately, and Jurvetson, a partner at Menlo Park, Calif.-based Draper Fisher Jurvetson , has an idea that may seem even more shocking than self-driving cars-he thinks pilots should be taken out of airplanes. You're ...


  3. Can bitcoins catch on with consumers? This VC's betting on itRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | CNET News.com

    ... back to his great-grandfather. He's the son of famous venture capitalist Tim Draper, of VC firm Draper Fisher Jurvetson, who made headlines for his proposal last December to split California into six separate states. The elder Draper is also a ...


  4. 12 Bitcoin startups investor Tim Draper has personally fundedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | VentureBeat

    He couldn't say if Draper Fisher Jurvetson, the venture firm he cofounded in 1985, has moved to back Coinbase, as some reports have indicated . But he could disclose his own holdings in other Bitcoin-related young companies.


  5. Techonomy Looks at the Future of Man and MachinesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | PC Magazine

    ... the subsequent decade, the U.S. economy added 22 million new jobs. On the panel, Steve Jurvetson of Draper Fisher Jurvetson said that it is inevitable that sometime over the next 500 years, robots will be able to do any repetitive job, but what is ...


  6. Programmatic Set to Move Up the Sales Funnel in 2015, Taking on High...Read the original story

    Tuesday Nov 18 | Business Wire

    ... platform with integrated content marketing capabilities. Investors in the company include Draper Fisher Jurvetson (DFJ), Gotham Ventures, New Atlantic Ventures (NAV), Investor Growth Capital, Updata Partners and VantagePoint Capital Partners. The ...


  7. Bitcoin wallet startup Coinbase is raising a big new roundRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 14 | VentureBeat

    ... gh as $400 million, according to a new report. The report from Re/code, citing unnamed sources, says Draper Fisher Jurvetson is expected to take part in a new round in Coinbase between $40 million and $60 million.


  8. Media Alert: 3rd Annual Gmic SV Brings the Global Mobile Ecosystem to Silicon ValleyRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 12 | Freshnews

    ... -- Dave Madden - SVP, EA -- Eric Setton - Co-Founder & CTO, Tango -- Tim Draper - Founding Partner, Draper Fisher Jurvetson -- Joe Lonsdale - Founder, Formation 8 & Founder, Palantir -- Chris Anderson - CEO, 3D Robotics -- Leah Busque - Founder & ...


  9. In the New New World of Tech, This Company Is Banking on Longevity for the WinRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 10 | Wired

    ... also was bootstrapped for its first 10 years and only recently raised $18 million from the likes of Draper Fisher Jurvetson and Yahoo founder Jerry Yang. By sticking to one niche and remaining independent of investors looking for a quick exit, Zerve ...


  10. The Daily Startup: Microsoft Alumni Bring Big Data to Marketing, SalesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 7 | Wall Street Journal

    ... values the company at about $2.7 billion. DFJ Esprit , the London-based affiliate of venture firm Draper Fisher Jurvetson , said it would make its 10th acquisition of a full set of investments from another firm, acquiring the portfolio of Melbourn, ...


  11. This Startup Wants to Shine a Light on Far Reaches of the GlobeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 4 | Entrepreneur Magazine

    ... are interested. The startup closed $11 million in new financing in February, including from Draper Fisher Jurvetson and Garage Technology Ventures , along with well-known "impact" investors such as Acumen and Omidyar Network . With the closing of ...


  12. Andy Weir and Steve Jurveston Mind-Meld on Mars ColoniesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 31 | SPACE.com

    ... of Keri Kukral, the leader of the new internet channel RawScience.tv. Jurvetson, a partner in Draper Fisher Jurvetson (DFJ), sits on the board of Elon Musk's SpaceX ; his company has also invested in Planet Labs, which aims to provide daily ...


  13. Draper University and Cal Poly Partner to Offer Students a Silicon Valley ExperienceRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 29 | Business Wire

    ... University is the brainchild of free-spirited venture capitalist Tim Draper, and co-founder of Draper Fisher Jurvetson Venture Fund. Draper University is an innovative school for entrepreneurs, offering both residential entrepreneurship programs and ...


  14. This Elon Musk-Backed Startup's Rocky Road to Solar 'Grand Slam'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 28 | Entrepreneur Magazine

    ... financing prior to its IPO, according to CrunchBase . Other investors included venture capital firm Draper Fisher Jurvetson . In 2011, SolarCity won a five-year, $1 billion government contract to install solar panels on 120,000 buildings at 124 ...


  15. How Steve Jurvetson is investing in world-Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2014 | VentureBeat

    ... , Kana , and NeoPhotonics , among many others. A partner at legendary venture capital firm Draper Fisher Jurvetson, he currently sits on the boards of SpaceX , Synthetic Genomics , and Tesla Motors . And he's a good friend of Elon Musk, the founder ...


  16. Superfish dives deep into visual searchRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2014 | Business Journal

    ... 25 at its Palo Alto headquarters, with the balance in Israel. It has raised about $20 million from Draper Fisher Jurvetson and other investors. The company has turned its technology into a cash cow by mashing up data from more than 100,000 online ...


  17. Good Technology buys Austin startup Macheen for $8.3M, updates IPO filingRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2014 | Business Journal

    ... Good said its biggest investor is Oak Investment Partners with a 21.7 percent stake, followed by Draper Fisher Jurvetson with 11.3 percent. Other investors who own more than 5 percent of the company are Lazard Technology Partners (7.3 percent), ...


  18. Kloudless Releases New API for Microsoft SharePointRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2014 | PRWeb

    ... CA, the company is backed by prominent investors including Tim Draper, managing director of Draper Fisher Jurvetson. Sign up for a free developer account at https://kloudless.com or follow us at http://twitter.com/kloudless and ...


  19. Good Technology IPO isn't expected until next year nowRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2014 | Business Journal

    ... company said its biggest investor was Oak Investment Partners with a 22.5 percent stake, followed by Draper Fisher Jurvetson that holds 11.7 percent. Other investors who own more than 5 percent of the company are Lazard Technology Partners (7.6 ...


  20. The Daily Startup: Ecovent Taps AngelList Syndicate for Seed RoundRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2014 | Wall Street Journal

    ... Oak Investment Partners is a major shareholder in the company, holding 22.5% of the stock. Draper Fisher Jurvetson holds 11.7%. Reddit G.M. Erik Martin is Leaving the Company . The six-year Reddit veteran and the company's current general manager ...