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Wednesday, Jun 18, 2014 at 10:44 PM
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By Barbara E. Hernandez

App That Says "Yo" Gets $1M Investment

App That Says

An app that simply sends the message "Yo" to people has raised $1 million and made some question if there's a tech bubble in Silicon Valley. Read »

Tuesday, May 27, 2014 at 12:22 PM
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By Barbara E. Hernandez

Google Moves Into Home Security

Google Moves Into Home Security

Google is in talks to acquire camera startup Dropcam to add home security cameras to its smart home system Nest, reports say. Read »

Thursday, May 1, 2014 at 4:17 PM
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By Barbara E. Hernandez

Foursquare Cuts Itself in Half to Form Swarm

Foursquare Cuts Itself in Half to Form Swarm

Foursquare cleaved itself into two apps, calling its discovery app Foursquare and a new check-in app called Swarm. Read »

Friday, Apr 25, 2014 at 2:15 PM
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By Barbara E. Hernandez

SF Startup Slack Raises $42.3M, Valued at $250M

SF Startup Slack Raises $42.3M, Valued at $250M

The San Francisco-based startup Slack raised $42.75 million in funding and is now valued around $250 million, according to reports. Read »

Tuesday, Apr 22, 2014 at 10:01 AM
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By Barbara E. Hernandez

LinkedIn to Lease 450,000 Square-Foot Tower in SoMa

LinkedIn to Lease 450,000 Square-Foot Tower in SoMa

LinkedIn will lease the entire Tishman Tower at 222 Second Street in San Francisco, according to reports. Read »

Monday, Apr 21, 2014 at 5:48 PM
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By Barbara E. Hernandez

Report: Square In Sale Talks with Apple, Google

Report: Square In Sale Talks with Apple, Google

A report says Square has been courting Apple and Google in hopes of getting them to buy the mobile payments startup. Read »

Thursday, Feb 27, 2014 at 10:19 AM
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By Barbara E. Hernandez

Google Says It Didn't Bid for Whatsapp

Google Says It Didn't Bid for Whatsapp

A Google executive says that the tech titan had no interest in acquiring Whatsapp. Read »

Monday, Feb 24, 2014 at 4:32 PM
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By Barbara E. Hernandez

Dropbox Raises $350 Million

Dropbox Raises $350 Million

Dropbox raised $350 million in a new round of funding, according to a report. Read »

Friday, Jan 17, 2014 at 9:45 AM
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By Barbara E. Hernandez

Most Startup CEOs Make Less than $50K

Most Startup CEOs Make Less than $50K

A new survey shows that 66 percent of Silicon Valley startups pay their chief executives less than $50,000 a year. Read »

Wednesday, Jan 15, 2014 at 10:00 AM
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By Barbara E. Hernandez

Nextbit Raised $18M and No One Knows What It Is

Nextbit Raised $18M and No One Knows What It Is

Nextbit, a startup from Tom Moss and Mike Chan, has raised $18 million from Accel Partners and Google Ventures but no one knows what it does. Read »

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Authors
Scott McGrew The host of Press:Here, Scott has 20 years experience as a television reporter, 10 of them covering technology. His work has been seen on CNN, CNBC, MSNBC, Fox News Channel and the BBC. He has been nominated for 10 Emmy Awards, but he’s quick to point out he’s never won any. He has been dabbling in computers since his first Apple II.
Barbara E. Hernandez Barbara is an award-winning business journalist whose work has appeared in the New York Times, San Francisco Chronicle and PCWorld.com. In her spare time, she lends money to entrepreneurs in developing nations, ponders the tech world and spends way too much time on Facebook. Follow her on Twitter @bhern.