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Woz's Company Fusion-IO Just Hired The Guy Meg Whitman Blamed For The Autonomy Disaster (FIO)

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Shane Robison, whose last job was Chief Strategy Officer at Hewlett Packard, has landed a job as CEO and chairman of hot flash storage company, Fusion-IO. Investors are not happy. Shares of Fusion-IO have plummeted this morning and are down 22%. The hiring of Robison is an interesting move. Robison left...
Woz's Company Fusion-IO Just Hired The Guy Meg Whitman Blamed For The Autonomy Disaster (FIO)

PayPal, Apps Prove a Potent Combination

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Rentalic, which lets people rent stuff to each other with security deposits and blackout dates for when owners wants to use their items, claimed top honors in the PayPal X Developer Challenge. PayPal has spent nearly a decade mainly as the payment fulfillment arm of its parent company, eBay. But...
PayPal, Apps Prove a Potent Combination
Yext sells pay-per-call ad biz to IAC's CityGrid Media

Former HP Exec Shane Robison Named CEO of Fusion-io

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Fusion-io, the flash memory company just announced that its CEO David Flynn has resigned and that Shane Robison, the former chief strategy office of Hewlett-Packard has been named to succeed him. Robison, already a director at Fusion, was also named its chairman. Rick White, the chief marketing officer also resigned....
Former HP Exec Shane Robison Named CEO of Fusion-io

What is SignalFuse and why should we care?

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Silicon Valley is chockfull of stealthy startups — some more interesting than others. SignalFuse, based on its pedigree, is one of the more intriguing of these mysterious companies. SignalFuse co-founder Karthik Rau is saying nothing about its plans, but a Silicon Valley source said the San Mateo, Calif. company is building...
What is SignalFuse and why should we care?
Tickets for PandoMonthly SF with Ben Horowitz are on Sale NOW!

Sometimes You Have To Fire The Star Executive That Made Your Company A Success

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Andreessen Horowitz partner Ben Horowitz is always coming out with useful blog posts about how to operate a company. (His bona fides: He was the CEO of Opsware when it sold to HP for $1.7 billion.)  His latest is about things a CEO can do to keep star executives performing...
Sometimes You Have To Fire The Star Executive That Made Your Company A Success
PandoMonthly Presents: A Fireside Chat with Ben Horowitz
Foundation Video: Ben Horowitz Of Andreessen Horowitz At The Google Ventures Founder & CEO Summit
Factual Beefs Up its Advisory Board, Still the Smartest Company in Los Angeles

PandoMonthly with Dustin Moskovitz Is Next Week; Plus Our Line Up and a New City!

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Good God, we have a sick line-up for PandoMonthly. I’m not sure how a tiny three-month-old blog has pulled this off exactly. But I’m not questioning it. Check it out: MAY 3: Dustin Moskovitz will be pulling up the cheap-Ikea-leatherette chair to talk about his experiences co-founding Facebook and Asana. Dustin is one...
PandoMonthly with Dustin Moskovitz Is Next Week; Plus Our Line Up and a New City!

"Internet Rich Man" Marc Andreessen not opening Brazilian fund either

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Back in August we wrote about a fraudulent site claiming that “Internet rich man” Marc Andreessen was launching a fund in China called the Afund. There were some obvious giveaways that it wasn’t exactly for real. Such as the omission of Opsware from his bio, the claim he became...
"Internet Rich Man" Marc Andreessen not opening Brazilian fund either

What Life Is Really Like For A Mother Of Three Running A Hot Startup

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A lot of us dream having Sharmila Mulligan's career. She's been involved in multiple startups with big payouts and is now CEO and co-founder of ClearStory Data, a buzzy early-stage startup in Palo Alto, Calif. It's backed by Google Ventures, her buddy Marc Andreessen's firm Andreessen Horowitz, and Khosla Ventures. She...
What Life Is Really Like For A Mother Of Three Running A Hot Startup
Best of 2012: staff and readers' picks (part 1)

The VC World Returns to Its Operating Roots

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“You can’t go into Compton to rehabilitate gang members if you haven’t been a Crip.” — Ben Horowitz, co-founder of fast-rising venture outfit Andreessen Horowitz. Twenty years ago, the typical VC looked like a traditional banker, complete with an MBA and a background in finance. But a Wall Street background...
The VC World Returns to Its Operating Roots
RockMelt goes all in with its new iPad browser, but will users adapt fast enough?

Andreessen And Horowitz Explain Why The Firm’s Partners Are Donating Half Their VC Income To Charity

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In the grand tradition of industry barons — but not so much venture capitalists — the six general partners at Andreessen Horowitz are donating at least half of the income from their investing activities to philanthropy. The firm has already been turning heads up and down Sand Hill Road, but...
Andreessen And Horowitz Explain Why The Firm’s Partners Are Donating Half Their VC Income To Charity
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