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  1. 2018 IPO Prospects: Spotify to Test Direct Listing - Sramana MitraRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2018 | Sramana Mitra on Strategy

    ... Ventures, Lakestar, The Coca-Cola Company, 137 Ventures, Accel Partners, DST Global, Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, Founders Fund, Sean Parker, Horizons Ventures, and Li Ka-shing. Its valuation is estimated to have grown to $20 billion since $8 ...

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  2. AEye introduces "iDAR" perception system for autonomous vehicles; ...Read the original story

    Jan 7, 2018 | Green Car Congress

    AEye, a startup with investors including Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, Airbus Ventures and Intel Capital , announced the AE100, its first robotic perception system for autonomous vehicle, ADAS, and mobility markets. The AE100 is a solid state, cost-optimized system based on AEye's iDAR technology.

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  3. Billion-Dollar Unicorns: Competition Heats Up For SlackRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2018 | Seeking Alpha

    ... investors, including Softbank, Global Founders Capital, Thrive Capital, Social Capital, GV, Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, Accel, SV Angel, Andreessen Horowitz, DST Global, Horizon Ventures, Index Ventures, IVP, Jeff Weiner, and Slow Ventures. In ...

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  4. Apple gains foothold in Vancouver with purchase of BuddybuildRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2018 | The Globe and Mail

    Apple Inc. has staked its first presence in Vancouver with the purchase of Buddybuild, a three-year-old startup that designs software tools for mobile app developers. Buddybuild was co-founded in early 2015 by Dennis Pilarinos, who previously held senior positions in Vancouver at Amazon.com Inc. and Microsoft Corp. Buddybuild was successful early on, drawing a range of customers, including Slack Technologies Inc., and financing from Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, a top Silicon Valley venture capital firm.

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  5. Billion Dollar Unicorns: Competition Heats up for Slack - Sramana MitraRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2018 | Sramana Mitra on Strategy

    ... investors including Softbank, Global Founders Capital, Thrive Capital, Social Capital, GV, Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, Accel, SV Angel, Andreessen Horowitz, DST Global, Horizon Ventures, Index Ventures, IVP, Jeff Weiner, and Slow Ventures. In ...

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  6. Sex parties, drugs and Silicon Valley: Upcoming book sheds light on 'MeToo' woesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2018 | Boston Herald

    ... So she moved to New York. In the wake of Ellen Pao's sexual-discrimination lawsuit against Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, Susan Fowler's blog post that led to the exposure of Uber's toxic workplace culture and James Damore's memo attacking ...

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  7. VC-backed Armo Biosciences files for IPORead the original story

    Jan 2, 2018 | PE Hub

    Redwood City, California-based Armo BioSciences Inc , a late-stage immuno-oncology company, has filed for an IPO. The number of shares that will be sold as well as the stock's pricing terms have yet to be set.

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  8. Biggest tech bombs of 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 26, 2017 | USA Today

    Looking back at 2017's tech products that bombed, none of these misses was more glaring than some wild video sunglasses that didn't exactly snap with consumers. The cute $129 video sunglasses called Spectacles from Snapchat parent Snap were initially hard to get.

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  9. Ripcord raises $25 mln in GV dealRead the original story

    Dec 20, 2017 | PE Hub

    The new money brings the company's Series B total to $65 million. Backers of the round include new investor Telstra Ventures and existing investors Icon Ventures, Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, Lux Capital and Silicon Valley Bank.

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  10. Women outing 'bad actors' in tech was defining moment, experts say - CNETRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2017 | CNET News.com

    ... Ellen Pao , who lost her landmark gender discrimination trial against Silicon Valley giant Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers two years ago, for paving the way for Fowler to come forth. Dickey said she doesn't think male executives losing their power ...

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  11. CB Insights Unveils Second Annual AI 100 Companies at A-haRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2017 | Business Wire

    ... company is based in San Francisco Bay Area and backed by world renowned investors including Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, Airbus Ventures and Intel Capital. For more information, please visit www.aeye.ai .

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  12. Cyber Threats Are Still Being Brushed Aside, Even After WannaCry and NotPetyaRead the original story

    Dec 11, 2017 | PressReleasePoint

    ... is a privately held company headquartered in Silicon Valley and backed by Trident Capital, Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, Institutional Venture Partners, GGV Capital, Intel Capital, Jackson Square Ventures, Adara Venture Partners, Top Tier ...

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  13. Neighborhood-based app Nextdoor valued at nearly $1.5BRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2017 | The Real Deal

    ... were not disclosed. In the past, Venture capital firms Benchmark, Greylock Partners, Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers and Insight Venture Partners all provided funding. Nextdoor, led by Nirav Tolia, strives to be the internet's "yellow pages," ...

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  14. Inciting a new futureRead the original story

    Dec 11, 2017 | TechCrunch

    ... a sharp visionary, was at Square for four years before joining legendary investment firm Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers as a partner. The pair have just launched their new investment platform, Incite , and are looking to the future with a timeline ...

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  15. Ellen Pao explains why Silicon Valley is slower to expel abusive menRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2017 | Silicon Alley Insider

    Ellen Pao, former VC who filed a gender discrimination suit, discusses the slow fallout of sexual harassment in Silicon Valley and why the "bro" culture is so entrenched. Ellen explains that when CEOs start companies without thinking about diversity and sexism issues, it ends up becoming extremely difficult to change later on.

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  16. Apple in talks to acquire music identification app ShazamRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2017 | DNA India

    ... Shazam has raised $143 million from DN Capital Limited, Institutional Venture Partners, and Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, among others, over its 18-year history, according to PitchBook, a firm that tracks private venture investments. The price ...

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  17. Apple in talks to acquire Shazam music identification app: sourceRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2017 | Globe and Mail

    ... Shazam has raised $143-million from DN Capital Limited, Institutional Venture Partners, and Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, among others, over its 18-year history, according to PitchBook, a firm that tracks private venture investments. An ...

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  18. Apple Said to Be Buying Shazam Music Recognition AppRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2017 | Advertising Age

    ... Shazam investors, who include Mexican billionaire Carlos Slim and venture capital firms Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, Institutional Venture Partners and DN Capital Ltd. The 18-year-old company, which has required twice the average time to ...

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  19. Why Is Silicon Valley So Slow to Expel Abusive Men?Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2017 | Slate Magazine

    Men at the top are falling, from Bill O'Reilly to Matt Lauer to Harvey Weinstein to Rep. John Conyers. We can count among them Travis Kalanick, the former CEO of Uber, who once nicknamed the ride-hailing company "Boober" because of the attention from women his position apparently attracted.

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  20. Billion-Dollar Unicorns: Rong360 Goes Public On NYSE As JianpuRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2017 | Seeking Alpha

    ... Zhuang, Pavillion Capital, Sequoia Capital, Lightspeed Venture Partners, Sailing Capital, Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, Qunar.com, StarVC, YF Capital, and Zero2IPO Ventures. It raised $158 million in October 2015 in a Series D round that valued ...

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