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  1. RPT-'Investing for good' gains appeal amid rocky tech startup marketRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Reuters

    ... things definitely aren't getting the same traction they were six months ago," Andrew Beebe, managing director at Obvious Ventures, a venture firm for 'world-positive' investing, said in an interview with Reuters. "But take water (shortages) - on the ...

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  2. 'Investing for good' gains appeal amid rocky tech startup marketRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Channelnewsasia.com

    ... things definitely aren't getting the same traction they were six months ago," Andrew Beebe, managing director at Obvious Ventures, a venture firm for 'world-positive' investing, said in an interview with Reuters. "But take water (shortages) - on the ...

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  3. Morning Briefs on the Los Angeles Political Machine for ThursdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 16 | Mayor Sam's Sister City

    ... Montebello Calderon Crime Family Corruption Trial came to naught as Brothers Tom and Ron pleaded "Guilty to the Obvious (which remaining silent on others, for now)" , we have received information that pre-trial proceedings in the LA County Assessor ...

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  4. Let's size up Yahoo and TwitterRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 3 | USA Today

    ... has topped Twitter in daily active users. Twitter was created in March 2006 by Jack Dorsey, Evan Williams (Obvious Adventures, Medium), Biz Stone (Obvious, Medium, Askjelly.com), and Noah Glass (Olo) and launched in July 2006. Dorsey, who sent the ...

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  5. Anquan Boldin doesn't deserve 'anonymous scout' cheap shotRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 3 | Sporting News

    ... teams wanna get young guys reps in spring. https://t.co/lhr6p4Jsua Now, the first part of this "slam" is Captain Obvious. Boldin is 35, which is, you know, old for an NFL player. The second part, however, is a bit cheap, because it lacks context. ...

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  6. New Report Confirms the Obvious: Manhattan Is the Worst Place to Rent in the U.S.Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2016 | Curbed

    We didn't need another report to confirm that which is already known-renting in Manhattan is prohibitively expensive-but thanks to Forbes , we've got one anyway. The publication took a look at the biggest Metropolitan Statistical Areas and Metropolitan Divisions and ranked the ten best and worst based on a variety of criteria to determine the ten best and worst cities for renters.

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  7. Twitter Offers Mobile App Dev TipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2016 | Application Development Trends

    ... using testing and analytics to ensure the initial code is stable and not "crashy." "Even though good design seems obvious when you see it, designing for great user experiences isn't a simple process," Twitter said. "Big companies devote entire teams ...

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  8. Jack Dorsey booted out of 'billionaires club': Twitter co-founder...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2016 | Daily Mail

    ... - but his history there hasn't always been peaceful. The 39-year-old originally called the site Status, then called Obvious, before settling on Twttr, later renamed to Twitter. When it was first launched, it was referred to as a form of SMS. The top ...

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  9. Green Bay Packers: 5 Potential Free Agent WR ProspectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2015 | NFLSpinZone

    ... Credit: Cary Edmondson-USA TODAY Sports A light has been cast on the Green Bay Packers wide receivers this season. Obvious flaws have been exposed and exploited by opposing teams. Come the end of the season, the Packers may be looking for new ...

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  10. Gusto Picks Up $22M For Payroll And Benefits ServiceRead the original story

    Dec 21, 2015 | Techrockies.com

    ... include Google Capital, General Catalyst, Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, Ribbit Capital, Emergence Capital, Obvious Ventures, Gylnn Capital, Google Ventures, Designer Fund, Salesforce, Altimeter, Y Combinator, as well a a very long list of angel ...

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  11. Why does Magic Leap need another $827M?Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2015 | VentureBeat

    ... included Qualcomm Ventures, KKR, Vulcan Capital, Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, Andreessen Horowitz, and Obvious Ventures. Magic Leap wants to create "cinematic reality," or "mixed reality." In such imagery, Magic Leap wants the animations before ...

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  12. Twitter Inc (NYSE:TWTR) Co-founder Giving Away Shares to CharityRead the original story

    Dec 3, 2015 | Learn Bonds

    ... to the organization, revels a new public filing . On Wednesday, Twitter closed down 0.47% at $25.41. On Nov. 27, Obvious LLC (the firm controlled by Williams) gave away almost 2.8m shares for $0 apiece. If we value the shares on Tuesday's close ...

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  13. Commentary: It helps knowing about slips, dives, hedges and the Euro...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2015 | Los Gatos Weekly-Times

    ... arrest course. I'm in my 50s, after all. There's also a Fundamentals of Coaching course, mostly written by Captain Obvious. That's followed by a California Interscholastic Federation assessment that assumes you've read the entire 118-page CIF ...

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  14. Start 'Em, Sit 'Em Week 13: Wide receiversRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2015 | NFL

    ... and how they'll affect your fantasy football team. All starts and sits are based on standard scoring leagues. Obvious fantasy starters like Aaron Rodgers and Adrian Peterson will not be featured. For your final lineup decisions, check our lineup ...

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  15. JustVisual Wins Top Product Award at Mobile Photo Connect 2015Read the original story

    Oct 13, 2015 | PR Log

    ... on the street without too much trouble." James Joaquin, founder of Ofoto and current Founder and Managing Partner at Obvious Ventures said, "JustVisual could potentially help many small photo apps to monetize their user base. But, it could also be ...

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  16. JustVisual Wins Top Product Award at Mobile Photo Connect 2015Read the original story

    Oct 13, 2015 | PRWeb

    ... on the street without too much trouble." James Joaquin, founder of Ofoto and current Founder and Managing Partner at Obvious Ventures said, "JustVisual could potentially help many small photo apps to monetize their user base. But, it could also be ...

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  17. Capitol Report: Twitter unlikely to get in trouble for going back on...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2015 | MarketWatch

    ... good for the company. Fellow co-founder, board member and member of the search committee Evan Williams, now CEO of Obvious Corporation which runs blogging platform Medium.com, wrote an entire article on his site to say how pleased he was with their ...

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  18. Medium Raises $57M, Will Hold Event On October 7th To Announce New Features And PartnershipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2015 | TechCrunch

    ... participation from Google Ventures and Greylock Partners, who also led our Series A. We are also fortunate to count Obvious Ventures, The Chernin Group, and a number of our Series A angels as investors this round. And, of course, Ev, who founded ...

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  19. Start 'Em, Sit 'Em Week 2: Running backsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2015 | NFL

    ... and how they'll affect your fantasy football team. All starts and sits are based on standard scoring leagues. Obvious fantasy starters like Aaron Rodgers and Marshawn Lynch will not be featured. For your final lineup decisions, check our lineup ...

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  20. Obvious Ventures Invests in Enbala Power NetworksRead the original story

    Sep 14, 2015 | Venture Capital Access Online

    Enbala Power Networks, the leader in distributed energy resource management, announces that Obvious Ventures has invested $3 million in the company. Based in San Francisco, CA, Obvious Ventures is an early stage venture capital firm focused on 'world-positive' startups across sustainability, healthy living and people power.

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