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  1. Change Agents: One tech vet's education dreamRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | USA Today

    Change Agents: One tech vet's education dream Former Snapfish CEO Ben Nelson has turned his attention to remaking the educational experience through his new Minerva Schools Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1BLBWFQ Ben Nelson, former CEO of photo-sharing site Snapfish, has started a new kind of university. Minerva students live in San Francisco but the professors are all online.

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  2. How a no-frills university aims to rival HarvardRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | Globe and Mail

    Recruited around the world, members of Minerva's debut class can spend free time together in San Francisco but communicating with their professors is done online only. Recruited around the world, members of Minerva's debut class can spend free time together in San Francisco but communicating with their professors is done online only.

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  3. fitmob Launches Passport in the Peninsula, Giving the Suburbs Unlimited Access to WorkoutsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2014 | Patch.com

    Today fitmob , the company bringing freedom to fitness, is announcing its launch in the San Francisco Peninsula, enabling anyone to begin signing up for workouts around their neighborhood. Founded by Lyft investor Raj Kapoor, fitmob shakes up the legacy fitness model and gives fitness enthusiasts the ability to explore the best workouts the Peninsula has to offer for one price.

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  4. 10 Things You Can Do Now to Get Ready for ChristmasRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 26, 2014 | KFSH-FM Glendale

    ... to go this route. You will have to check back in a few months to see if their holiday templates are available. Snapfish.com. You can get 5x7-inch photo cards printed for as little as $.85 each when you order a package of 20--and the price goes down ...

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  5. fitmob Launches New App That Gives You Instant Access to Gyms, Trainers and Studios NearbyRead the original story

    Nov 25, 2014 | Freshnews

    Today fitmob is adding gyms to its "All You Can Sweat" Passport, which provides members with unlimited access to the top fitness experiences in their city. Now members of the fitmob community can workout on-demand simply by opening up the app or Website on their mobile phone.

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  6. SimplePrints Brings A Fast Photo Book Maker To AndroidRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2014 | TechCrunch

    Outside of industry behemoths like Shutterfly, very few photo book makers are able to grow beyond a niche audience. San Francisco-based SimplePrints is hoping to buck that trend, having now grown its iOS photo printing app to a million installs, and hitting a milestone of nearly 100,000 orders and millions in revenue over the past 18 months.

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  7. Virtual university Minerva Project gets $70 million, aims to rival the Ivy LeagueRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2014 | Business Journal

    The Minerva Project, the tech-driven higher education startup that aims to take on the Ivy League, has launched its first class of students and raised the first tranche of what it says will be a $70 million round of Chinese-led venture capital investment to expand its nascent offerings globally. "We are now effectively the most selective university in the United States," said Minerva founder, chairman and CEO Ben Nelson in discussing his new school's inaugural class of 29 students.

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  8. Virtual university Minerva Project gets $70 million, aims to rival the Ivy LeagueRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2014 | Business Journal

    The Minerva Project, the tech-driven higher education startup that aims to take on the Ivy League, has launched its first class of students and raised the first tranche of what it says will be a $70 million round of Chinese-led venture capital investment to expand its nascent offerings globally. "We are now effectively the most selective university in the United States," said Minerva founder, chairman and CEO Ben Nelson in discussing his new school's inaugural class of 29 students.

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  9. fitmob Launches 'All You Can Sweat' Passport With Over 75 Top Studios and TrainersRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2014 | Patch.com

    Today fitmob , the company redefining the gym for the digital age, is announcing the launch of its "All You Can Sweat" Passport, a new offering that adds the most popular classes from over 75 of San Francisco and Marin's hottest studios, boutique gyms, and curated trainers. Yoga Tree, Studiomix, Body Kinetics and The Circus Center are some of the top rated partners, as well as fitmob's own offering of highly acclaimed trainers with unique workouts , like Weapons of Ass Reduction .

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  10. Education Company Minerva Project Taps Chinese Investors For $70 MillionRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2014 | Wall Street Journal

    Minerva Project Inc. , a university that combines online learning with dorm life and other real-world college experiences, is beefing up with a new Series B round led by Chinese investors, the company told VentureWire. , a publicly traded tutoring services provider for schoolchildren, is co-leading the round together with venture firm ZhenFund and private equity investor Yongjin Group.

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  11. Silver Lake said to shelve effort to buy Shutterfly, Snapfish, Bloomberg saysRead the original story

    Sep 26, 2014 | Theflyonthewall.com

    HP October volatility elevated, plans to separate into two companies, reports HP October option implied volatility is at 35, November is at 27, December is at 28; compared to its 26-week average of 28 according to Track Data, suggesting large near term price movement into reports of plans to separate into two companies. HP explored unit sales and a merger before separation plan, Re/code says Prior to the recent reports of Hewlett-Packard being close close to breaking itself into two companies, the computing giant went through a month-long process in which it explored the sale of several business units, including its PC and enterprise services unit, says Re/code.

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  12. Teen of the Week: South River junior is a tree-hugger in the woodwinds sectionRead the original story

    Sep 26, 2014 | Hispanic Business

    ... for three students. The cost per student to perform in a regional competition in Facebook page and for its Snapfish.com scrapbook. "I love taking pictures," she said. The past two summers, the teen has attended a weeklong camp at waterfront to ...

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  13. fitmob Launches the Mob Partner Program to Bring the Best Fitness Studios to its CommunityRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2014 | WebWire

    SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. - - Today fitmob , the company redefining the gym for the digital age, is announcing its Mob Partner Program, a service that expands its offering to include the best studio classes the city has to offer, all hand picked by its members.

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  14. Suzanne Fields:Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2014 | Jewish World Review

    Thousands of moms and dads, following the script written into an autumn ritual of the middle class, are preparing to say farewell to the sons and daughters they've loved, nurtured and tried to civilize for two decades.

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  15. Can an Upstart College With no Frills and no Football Challenge the Elites?Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2014 | Townhall

    Thousands of moms and dads, following the script written into an autumn ritual of the middle class, are preparing to say farewell to the sons and daughters they've loved, nurtured and tried to civilize for two decades.

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  16. FIELDS: Digitizing the authentic educationRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 27, 2014 | Washington Times

    Thousands of moms and dads, following the script written into an autumn ritual of the middle class, are preparing to say farewell to the sons and daughters they've loved, nurtured and tried to civilize for nearly two decades.

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  17. This App Creates A Digital Village To Raise A ChildRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2014 | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... with friends and caregivers. KangaDo's two cofounders, Sara Schaer and Kaliyuga Sivakumar, are both former Snapfish.com employees and are currently participating in And you can message other users within the app, so you can confirm a playdate or ...

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  18. Lifetouch ClosingRead the original story

    Jul 27, 2014 | Landmark

    ... found out it would be the one to close. The simple fact remained that people bought fewer books and sites like Snapfish.com made creating customized books easier and cheaper. Yearbooks took the hit. Fewer books plus the advancement of technology ...

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  19. Will The Minerva Project - the first 'elite' American university to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2014 | The Independent

    The university has no lecture halls, no debating societies, no sports teams and no fraternities.

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  20. Building 'the perfect university'Read the original story

    Jun 23, 2014 | University Business

    For Ben Nelson, CEO of the Minerva Project, it would combine a redefined student body, a reinvented curriculum, rigorous academic standards, cutting-edge technology and an immersive global experience.

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