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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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"You are too bossy": Women in tech reveal what it's really like

In her landmark gender-discrimination case against Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, Ellen Pao recalled being left out of company events because of her gender, criticized by colleagues for being too aggressive, and retaliated against after… 619 more words

Kleiner Perkins is backing its first bitcoin startup

One of Silicon Valley’s premiere venture capital firms is making a bet that bitcoin will make it easier for businesses to move money around the world. 259 more words

Former NSA chief’s startup gets $32 million in funding

Former National Security Agency chief Keith Alexander’s startup, IronNet Cybersecurity, has received $32 million in Series A funding. Among the investors is Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, … 174 more words

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All of these CEOs have admitted to smoking marijuana

Earlier this month, at the second Republican presidential debate, former Florida governor Jeb Bush admitted to smoking marijuana “40 years ago.” For those who remember former candidate Bill Clinton’s tortured claim that he had smoked pot but never inhaled, it’s a sign of how much the times have changed. 1,345 more words

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