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Golden Gate Ventures closes new $100M fund for Southeast Asia

Singapore’s Golden Gate Ventures has announced the close of its newest (and third) fund for Southeast Asia at a total of $100 million. The fund…

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Boston-area startups are on pace to overtake NYC venture totals

Joanna Glasner Contributor More posts by this contributor Home run exits happen stealthily for biotech While tech waffles on going public, biotech IPOs boom Boston…

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Silicon Valley Meets Beijing – Where Is The Smart Money Going?

The Silicon Valley Innovation and Entrepreneurship Forum (SVIEF) Expo is one of the largest cross-border technology innovation exhibitions in the Bay Area. In 2016, SVIEF…

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Scaling startups are setting up secondary hubs in these cities

Joanna Glasner Contributor More posts by this contributor What does it take to be a startup that raises huge sums quickly? Not a minimalist? Startups…

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Silicon Valley Throwing Hundreds Of Thousands Of Dollars At Dems In San Francisco Mayoral Race

Silicon Valley entrepreneurs are donating hundreds of thousands of dollars to San Francisco mayoral candidates’ super PACs in the June 5 special election, Recode reported,…

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‘Silicon Valley’ Was Surprisingly Good In Season Five Without T.J. Miller

HBO’s hit show “Silicon Valley” wrapped up its fifth season Sunday night, and the show was outstanding. I won’t lie to you. Even as a…

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Big Tech Is Leading Censorship ‘War’ on Conservatives, Report Says

Censorship by social media giants is the new front in the “war” on conservative thought — and conservatives are badly losing it, according to a…

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Zuckerberg Promises to Crack Down on ‘Hate Speech’

Look out, here come the Facebook speech police. Facebook founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg did not put it that way, of course. But in hours…

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.@ElonMusk Deletes SpaceX, Tesla Facebook Pages $TSLA

As Facebook has one of its worst months in a long time, one of the most well-known figures in tech quietly denounced the service Friday….

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Lawsuit Alleges Google’s job quotas favored women, blacks, Latinos over white and Asian men

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. — Google, in seeking to improve its workforce diversity, imposed illegal hiring quotas favoring women, blacks and Latinos and discriminating against white…

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Donor Data Reveals Silicon Valley Posts ‘Republicans Need Not Apply’ Signs

Either there is something in the water in Silicon Valley or more than a dozen of the best-known firms in the information technology industry somehow…

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Billionaire Peter Thiel is leaving Silicon Valley

LOS ANGELES — Billionaire Peter Thiel, one of the most powerful men in Silicon Valley and its most prominent conservative, plans to move his home…

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Elon Musk: No sex at ‘boring’ party reportedly hosted by VC Steve Jurvetson

One of the supposedly wild Silicon Valley parties mentioned in an excerpt for an upcoming book called “Brotopia” was hosted by famous VC Steve Jurvetson,…

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US regulator Ajit Pai says Silicon Valley IS a threat to the internet

A top US regulator, defending an effort to roll back so-called “net neutrality” rules, said Tuesday that large internet platforms represent the biggest threat to…

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Semiconductor giant Qualcomm rejects $130billion Broadcom merger bid $QCOM

Semiconductor giant Qualcomm on Monday said it rejected the $130 billion unsolicited merger bid from fellow chip maker Broadcom which could represent the biggest-ever takeover…

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