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Monday, Oct 6, 2014 at 10:20 AM
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By Barbara E. Hernandez

Square Raises $150 Million

Square Raises $150 Million

Square is valued at $6 billion and has raised $150 million in a round of funding. Read »

Tuesday, Sep 23, 2014 at 5:23 PM
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By Barbara E. Hernandez

Yahoo Buys Indian Startup Bookpad

Yahoo Buys Indian Startup Bookpad

Yahoo has bought Indian startup Bookpad, a company that hosts cloud-based documents, reportedly for $8.3 million. Read »

Monday, Sep 22, 2014 at 2:29 PM
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By Barbara E. Hernandez

Kickstarter Changes the Rules

Kickstarter Changes the Rules

Kickstarter changes its terms of service to protect itself from litigation and pressure creators into honoring their backers even if a project fails. Read »

Thursday, Sep 18, 2014 at 3:03 PM
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By Barbara E. Hernandez

Airbnb CFO Suddenly Leaves Company

Airbnb CFO Suddenly Leaves Company

Airbnb chief financial officer seems to have left the company suddenly, reports say. Read »

Tuesday, Sep 16, 2014 at 2:34 PM
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By Barbara E. Hernandez

Facebook for Rich People Only $9K a Year

Facebook for Rich People Only $9K a Year

Dubbed the "online country club for people with more money than time," Netropolitan hopes to attract users that pay $9,000 for a one-year subscription. Read »

Tuesday, Aug 26, 2014 at 3:13 PM
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By Barbara E. Hernandez

Uber Starts Lunch Delivery Company uberFRESH

Uber Starts Lunch Delivery Company uberFRESH

Uber, the ride-sharing app, has now created a lunch delivery service. Read »

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 »

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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.