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Victory Square Provides Corporate Update on the Strong Performance of Portfol...

Posted on Mon Sep 21, 2020, 1:35 am

Victory Square (VST) builds, acquires and invests in promising startups, then provides the senior leadership and resources needed to fast-track growth. 20+ portfolio companies that represent pillars o ...

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Elon Musk Just Shared a Smart Recruiting Trick on Twitter, and Yes, You Shoul...

Posted on Sun Sep 20, 2020, 6:46 pm

With that in mind, let's talk about Elon Musk. Between Tesla, SpaceX, Neuralink, and The Boring Company, recruiting and retention is a constant concern for Musk. So, I paid attention over the weekend, ...

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Author Jonathan Littman and Silicon Valley Journalist Susanna Camp Guest on "...

Posted on Wed Sep 16, 2020, 1:19 pm

Kimberli Lewis, host of Leadership Beyond Borders, conducts a two-part interview with best-selling author Jonathan Littman, whose books have sold over 750,000 copies worldwide, and his co-author ...

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Nobel prize winning inventor of the lithium-ion battery has his eyes set on t...

Posted on Wed Sep 16, 2020, 12:37 pm

At the ripe age of 98, Dr. John Goodenough, professor in the Cockrell School of Engineering at The University of Texas at Austin (UT) and inventor of the lithium-ion battery, is looking towards future ...

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Darnytsia and InterChem have funded a project to dry the foundation and walls...

Posted on Wed Sep 16, 2020, 10:00 am

This was reported by RBC-Ukraine. Director General of the National Reserve St ... In his turn, the head of the board of directors of Darnytsia Group Dmytro Shymkiv noted that thanks to the joint work ...

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Malcolm Turnbull and Peter Coroneos talk geopolitics, the Internet and democr...

Posted on Tue Sep 15, 2020, 6:39 pm

Peter Coroneos, who organised the 30th Anniversary of the Internet celebrations last year, is hosting a dialogue at 12pm AEST on Friday, September 25, between himself and The Hon. Malcolm Turnbull, ...

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Arista Networks, Inc. (ANET) Management Presents at 2020 Jefferies Software V...

Posted on Mon Sep 14, 2020, 5:42 pm

Jefferies Software Virtual Conference September 14, 2020 5:30 PM ET Company Participants Doug Gourlay - VP, General Manager, Cloud Networking Software Conference Call Participants John Metz - ...

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The price of inequality? Lost annual income of $42,000 for typical worker, st...

Posted on Mon Sep 14, 2020, 12:21 pm

Its researchers wanted to look at the dollars-and-cents impact on U.S. households from yawning income inequality, which has lifted the fortunes of the rich to that of Gilded Age levels . Prior to the ...

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Nvidia wants to purchase Arm Holdings for $40B

Posted on Mon Sep 14, 2020, 2:54 am

Nvidia's deal to buy Arm would launch the chip maker as a world-class power with reach into servers and cell phones - if regulators allow it.

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Local cancer survivor starts information hub for latest cancer treatments

Posted on Fri Sep 11, 2020, 5:49 pm

Marty Tenenbaum is a cancer survivor who is trying to fix the system. With his nonprofit, Cancer Commons, the Portola Valley internet entrepreneur is offering cancer patients access to potentially ...

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Link3D Completes Funding Round of $7 Million Led by Al Capital

Posted on Fri Sep 11, 2020, 5:00 pm

A curated collection of industry and product deep-dives. In this episode, Max and I spoke with Eric Pallarés of BCN3D. BCN3D is a Barcelona-based material extrusion 3D printing company. Having ...

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The 2013 PR 50: The Best Public Relations People In The Tech Industry

Posted on Fri Sep 11, 2020, 12:44 pm

Plus, she does PR for some of the biggest companies backed by the VC firm like Flipboard, Nest, Mandiant, Beyond Meat, Square, Waze, and Twitter. She also planned the popular KPCB party at SXSW.

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InterDigital Inc.

Posted on Fri Sep 11, 2020, 9:41 am

CLO, GC & Corp Sec 5,042 Award at $0 per share. 0 ...

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Statistics Canada says key household debt-to-income ratio fell in Q2

Posted on Fri Sep 11, 2020, 8:51 am

TD Bank economist Ksenia Bushmeneva said government income support measures boosted disposable income and as a result, income growth outpaced debt accumulation. "One of the major risks heading ...

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Dr. Paul E. Jacobs Joins Heal as Chairman

Posted on Thu Sep 10, 2020, 6:42 pm

Before it's here, it's on the Bloomberg Terminal.

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HP revamps business PCs

Posted on Thu Sep 10, 2020, 5:00 pm

On Monday, at least, it was business as usual at Hewlett-Packard (Canada) Ltd., as the company sidestepped the sturm und drang of its recently announced merger with Compaq Computer Corp. to ...

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Obamacare tech hurdle looms right before enrollment deadline

Posted on Thu Sep 10, 2020, 5:00 pm

The timing of the change in host services "is nonsensical in all dimensions," said Peter Neupert ... now an operating partner with Health Evolution Partners, a private equity firm that invests ...

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Jane Fonda details working with 'crush' Robert Redford 'Think I'd done someth...

Posted on Thu Sep 10, 2020, 5:36 am

JANE FONDA - the veteran Hollywood actress - has spoken out in a new interview about working alongside Robert Redford, while having a crush on him.

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Exro Technologies and Potencia Industrial Advance Collaborative Work

Posted on Thu Sep 10, 2020, 4:10 am

Before it's here, it's on the Bloomberg Terminal.

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Salado and Troy face off in 6 Sports' Week 1 Game of the Week

Posted on Thu Sep 10, 2020, 2:21 am

Dave Campbell's Texas Football's computer projections have this game as a "pick 'em." In an new feature this football season, 6 Sports will also have a flex game or trip of the week. In the Week 1 ...

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Kool and the Gang co-founder Ronald Bell dies at 68

Posted on Wed Sep 9, 2020, 9:29 pm

Ronald Bell - a co-founder of Kool & The Gang, the heavyweight funk group behind hits like Celebration, Jungle Boogie and Ladies' Night - died on Wednesday. He was 68 years old. The performer died ...

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GeekWire Events

Posted on Wed Sep 9, 2020, 4:59 pm

From left to right: Amy Bohutinsky of TCV; Hope Cochran of Madrona and Dana Settle of Greycroft ... shared by Seattle startup veteran T.A. McCann at The Playbook, our speaker series where ...

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HP CFO Steve Fieler Departing After Two Years In Role

Posted on Wed Sep 9, 2020, 2:45 pm

Steve Fieler is departing as chief financial officer of HP Inc. following a tenure of just over two years in the position, the company announced Wednesday. The Palo Alto, Calif.-based PC and printer ...

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Dell Will Unlock Massive Hidden Value

Posted on Wed Sep 9, 2020, 11:10 am

Expected spin-out of its majority ownership of VMware could release as much as $15 billion currently buried inside Dell Technologies.

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The County Is Rethinking A Major Coronavirus Trigger

Posted on Wed Sep 9, 2020, 8:10 am

Will Huntsberry San Diego County Public Health Officer Wilma Wooten speaks at a press conference about the coronavirus pandemic. / Photo by Adriana Heldiz When is it safe to reopen society ...

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Expansion Management: Heliae's Future Cash Crop: Algae

Posted on Tue Sep 8, 2020, 5:00 pm

"I can safely say that none of us would be here without the combined vision of Frank Mars, one of our founders, and Bill Harris of the Science Foundation Arizona,"said Heliae's CEO Dan Simon at the ...

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Gertrude Chavez-Dreyfuss

Posted on Tue Sep 8, 2020, 5:00 pm

NEW YORK The U.S. dollar slid from a four-week high on Wednesday, led by losses against the euro after a news report said European Central Bank officials have become more confident in their ...

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Can I beat hay fever naturally?

Posted on Tue Sep 8, 2020, 5:00 pm

A friend has mentioned to me that eating honeycomb could help. Is this true? Why would it work? If not, is there any other natural remedy you can suggest? I look forward to your advice.

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Manifold Bio Raises Seed Round to Bring Massively Multiplexed Measurement to ...

Posted on Tue Sep 8, 2020, 7:14 am

Manifold Bio was founded by CEO Gleb Kuznetsov, Ph.D., and CSO Pierce Ogden, Ph.D., along with George Church, Ph.D., Professor of Genetics at Harvard Medical School and the Wyss Institute for ...

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Big Tram on Campus

Posted on Mon Sep 7, 2020, 5:00 pm

"When the MTDB got to the university, they went through a series of concepts that put a park & ride on the north side at the bottom of the valley by the freeway exit," says Mark Foster, AIA, design ...

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41 of the best podcasts for curious minds

Posted on Mon Sep 7, 2020, 9:32 am

Lab grown meat, argue Slate's Seth Stevenson and The Economist's Tom Standage in one episode, may well become the new basis of our future diets. Every week the journalists dig up a story from the ...

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Coronavirus may lead to increase in human trafficking, expert warns

Posted on Sun Sep 6, 2020, 4:11 pm

Unseen UK chief executive Andrew Wallis said thousands of victims arrive in the country each year through traffickers, having been promised a chance to escape poverty or support their families ...

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Be (AI) smarter about your digital transformation

Posted on Sat Sep 5, 2020, 5:00 pm

According to Kevin Surace, CEO of the AI-driven software testing provider Appvance, machine learning algorithms can study patterns on a network and learn from its behaviors. When something outside ...

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BioCities and regenerative development: A paradigm for the future

Posted on Fri Sep 4, 2020, 5:00 pm

Pioneers of nature-inspired design thinking are polymaths such as Janine Benyus (Biomimicry), and Michael Braungart and Michael McDonough (Cradle to Cradle) whose seminal ideas have spawned a ...

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Mapping a wildfire's next move is getting easier, thanks to computers

Posted on Fri Sep 4, 2020, 5:44 am

The program, run out of the San Diego Supercomputer Center in partnership ... says Wifire founder and director Ilkay Altintas. "When it comes to fire modeling, I don't think one size fits ...

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NanoXplore Inc.

Posted on Thu Sep 3, 2020, 5:01 pm

Stocks: Real-time U.S. stock quotes reflect trades reported through Nasdaq only; comprehensive quotes and volume reflect trading in all markets and are delayed at least 15 minutes. International ...

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Rising on-campus infections spark concern in Georgia

Posted on Wed Sep 2, 2020, 3:04 pm

With more than 3,000 public university students and employees across Georgia testing positive for COVID-19 since Aug. 1, some schools are taking action to slow the spread of ...

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Collaborate.org: The global intelligence dashboard you've always wanted

Posted on Tue Sep 1, 2020, 5:00 pm

Dr. Kevin Montgomery was working at NASA when he ... construction of the world's most advanced data visualization portal, Collaborate.org, which he unveiled Wednesday morning in Laguna Beach ...

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Amazon Drivers Are Hanging Smartphones in Trees to Get More Work

Posted on Tue Sep 1, 2020, 9:15 am

A strange phenomenon has emerged near Amazon.com Inc. delivery stations and Whole Foods stores in the Chicago suburbs: smartphones dangling from trees. Contract delivery drivers are putting them there ...

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Seattle experts see small signs of economic progress, but there's a long way ...

Posted on Mon Aug 31, 2020, 11:35 am

Panelist Glen Hiemstra, CEO of Seattle-based Futurist.com, said the travel industry probably will come back the slowest. "I don't think we return to 2019 levels of travel for a minimum of five ...

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Nathan Kundtz

Posted on Sun Aug 30, 2020, 5:00 pm

The Weekly Notable Startup Funding Report takes us on a trip across various ecosystems in the US, highlighting some of the notable funding activity in the various markets that we track. The notable ...

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Cory Doctorow

Posted on Sat Aug 29, 2020, 12:08 am

Modern civilization depends on interoperability. But for a really competitive, innovative, dynamic marketplace, you need adversarial interoperability.

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Dan Lohrmann

Posted on Fri Aug 28, 2020, 5:00 pm

Daniel J. Lohrmann is an internationally recognized cybersecurity leader, technologist, keynote speaker and author. During his distinguished career, he has served global organizations in the ...

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Quanterix Developing Instrument to Detect Cancer at its Earliest, Most Curabl...

Posted on Fri Aug 28, 2020, 5:00 pm

However, one well-known project of that kind is the International Cancer Biomarker Consortium, led by Nobel Laureate Lee Hartwell, president of the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center in Seattle.

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Sid Noel Rideau, who played Morgus the Magnificent and created the beloved TV...

Posted on Fri Aug 28, 2020, 4:44 am

By 1962, the Morgus character was so popular that Rideau was invited to star in a full-length feature film, "The Wacky World of Dr. Morgus," a tongue-in-cheek Cold War spy thriller. About that ...

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Pivotal Makes First Investment in Solar, Bets Small and Strategic on Northwes...

Posted on Wed Aug 26, 2020, 5:00 pm

(A notable exception would be Rick LeFaivre of Kirkland, WA-based OVP Venture Partners, who notes that cleantech VCs should invest in the sweet spot between mom-and-pop companies and $100-million ...

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Xi Jinping

Posted on Wed Aug 26, 2020, 5:00 pm

Kerry Allen BBC Monitoring The US secretary of ... Political scientist Yuen Yuen Ang tells Business Daily's Ed Butler why she fears conflict between the two superpowers. Professor Xu Zhangrun ...

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Moran Eye Center Researcher Bryan Jones Selected for National Science Foundat...

Posted on Wed Aug 26, 2020, 10:03 am

Janet T. Dee Foundation. The National Science Foundation (NSF) has awarded John A. Moran Eye Center scientist Bryan W. Jones, PhD, funding as part of an international group of neuroscientists that ...

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3D Systems Corporation Common Stock (DDD)

Posted on Tue Aug 25, 2020, 5:00 pm

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How secure are AI and machine learning projects?

Posted on Mon Aug 24, 2020, 11:20 pm

The more experienced organisations are with AI, the more concerned they are about cybersecurity risks, says Jeff Loucks, executive director of Deloitte's Center for Technology, Media and ...

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