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Venture capital pioneer Tom Perkins dies at 84

Thomas Perkins, who co-founded venture capital firm Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, has died of natural causes. He was 84 years old.

Before becoming an investor, Perkins founded a laser company called University Labs, and was the first general manager of Hewlett-Packard’s computer division. 315 more words

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CoreOS raises $28M Series B round led by GV

CoreOS, the company behind the container-centric CoreOS Linux distribution and Tectonic container management service, today announced that it has raised a $28 million Series B round led by GV, the fund formerly known as Google Ventures. 352 more words

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As globalization slows, new startup Globality raises $27 million to bring SMBs to world markets

Global capitalism is in a bit of pickle right now.

Goldman Sachs (either a vampire squid or the second-best investment bank in the world, depending on your point of view) came out with a report earlier this year… 392 more words

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Video Doorbell Maker Scores $61.2 Million

Ring, the maker of a connected video doorbell that sells more than 50,000 units each month, has raised $61.2 million in a third round of financing. 607 more words

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Genentech Offers $50K For Startups Working On New Cervical Cancer Prevention

Cervical cancer is the third most common cancer in women around the world. It affects over 500,000 women and results in nearly 275,000 deaths globally. 334 more words

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Instart Logic Raises $45M Series D Round For Its Application Delivery Platform

Application delivery platform Instart Logic today announced that it has raised a $45 million Series D round. The round was led by a new investor, the late-stage fund Geodesic Capital. 269 more words

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Business Software Startup Looker Locks in a Big Investment

Over the past year, business intelligence software startup Looker has tripled the number of companies on its customer list to 450 by adding high-profile organizations like marketplace company eBay , semiconductor giant Intel and plumbing fixtures manufacturer Kohler. 369 more words

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